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Amsterdam 7s success continues, as Rugby Canada women's development squad takes elite competition

A day after Canada seized their first senior title at the World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series event in Amsterdam, Rugby Canada’s Maple Leafs development squad has won a title of their own in The Netherlands. 260 more words

Rugby

Takaharu Tezuka: The best kindergarten you’ve ever seen - [TED Talks]

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At this school in Tokyo, five-year-olds cause traffic jams and windows are for Santa to climb into. Meet: the world’s cutest kindergarten, designed by architect Takaharu Tezuka.

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Jumpin' to the Moon: L0 High-Speed Rail Inaugurates New Transport Revolution!

New L0 Series high-speed #maglev train sets new world record of 601 km/h – 375 mph – as #Japan takes the transportation lead once again…

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BREAKING: 5 People Killed in Stabbing Spree in Sumoto, Rural Western Japan

(OSAKA, Japan) — Police say five people have been killed in a stabbing spree in a small town in western Japan.

A 40-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the Monday morning attacks. 131 more words

Crime & Corruption

Photos from 140 years ago show Tokyo’s skyline was amazing long before the Skytree was ever built

Amazing how things change over time. When I think back to how Tokyo has changed, I like to imagine how Tokyo was back in the 60’s and 70’s. 69 more words

CBC wins broadcast rights for the 2018 and 2020 Olympics

TORONTO – CBC has secured the broadcast rights to the 2018 and 2020 Olympics.

Hubert Lacroix, president of the public broadcaster, says CBC will partner with Bell Media and Rogers Media to carry the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. 433 more words

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