Travelers' Treasures / Nishida Kajyuen Kinsei Marushibori Straight Juice (quality Freshly Squeezed Juice From Nishida Orchard)

Travelers' Treasures / Nishida Kajyuen Kinsei Marushibori Straight Juice (Quality freshly squeezed juice from Nishida Orchard)

Nishida Orchard raises 30 different kinds of fruit, giving priority to natural, organic cultivation. This is an advanced orchard that uses biodynamic agriculture methods where fruit is harvested according to the waxing and waning cycles of the moon.

Marushibori Straight Juice is made with shiranui citrus (usually called "dekopon") and Mochizuki Mikan (mandarin orange) only, all from the Nishida Orchard, squeezing the entire fruit, including the skin. A luxurious two kilograms of dekopon is used for a single liter of juice. In addition, the squeezed juice is bottled at low temperatures, unlike ordinary concentrated and reduced fruit juice. That is why the original, rich, fruity flavor of the fruit is preserved. Once the flowers fall off the trees and fruit forms, no pesticides are used for a completely safe and natural product.

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Kojima Haruna Graduates From Akb48

Kojima Haruna graduates from AKB48

On April 19, Kojima Haruna graduated from AKB48. 

After her graduation concert at AKB48 Theater, Kojima held an interview with reporters. "It doesn't seem real that I graduated yet though I feel that it has really ended," she said with a smile. When asked about what left an impression on her during the concert, she responded, "I was surprised to receive a letter from Akimoto-san. I think he wrote to me because I've been active for so long." She continued, "It was also surprising to see members who don't really cry, like Mayuyu (Watanabe Mayu) and Yukirin (Kashiwagi Yuki), crying.

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Asian Lamb And Noodle Hot Pot

Asian lamb and noodle hot potThis is a low fat, warm and delicious bowl of udon goodness. You'll love tucking into this broth filled with lamb shanks and Asian greens. You just need a big enough spoon!

1 tablespoon peanut oil
4 trimmed lamb shanks
1 litre Massel salt reduced chicken style liquid stock
2/3 cup shao hsing (Chinese cooking wine)
2 star anise
2 sticks lemongrass, trimmed, bruised
5cm piece fresh ginger, sliced
1/4 cup salt-reduced soy sauce
1/3 cup mirin
180g dried udon noodles
200g snow peas, trimmed
2 baby pak choy, trimmed, each cut into 6 wedges
1 cup bean sprouts, trimmed
2 green onions, thinly sliced diagonally
Sambal oelek and lime wedges, to serve
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Minions Go From Film Favorites To Theme Park Stars At Osaka's Usj

Minions go from film favorites to theme park stars at Osaka's USJ

OSAKA--Universal Studios Japan (USJ) turned yellow on April 19 as about 1,500 costumed guests celebrated the new Minion Park, dedicated to the banana-loving characters from the U.S. animated film series "Despicable Me."

Attractions at the park include the "Minion Hacha-Mecha Ride" featuring a vehicle designed by Gru, the supervillain boss of the Minions, which sways as a story plays out on a giant screen.

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Ginza Six Opens Its Doors To Thousands

Ginza Six opens its doors to thousands

The Yomiuri Shimbun Ginza Six opened Thursday morning in Tokyo's Ginza district as one of the largest shopping complexes in the area.

The commercial landscape around the facility has drastically changed recently — Marronnier Gate Ginza opened in March, and the opening of Ginza Six has gathered attention as to whether it could spur further vitalization of the area.

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Shachoshitsu No Fuyu

Shachoshitsu no FuyuMasao Kotera (Atsuo Nakamura) is the CEO of the largest Japanese newspaper Nippon Shinpo. He makes a decision to sell the company to online shopping company AMC of America. Sota Aoi (Hiroshi Mikami) is the CEO of the Japanese branch of AMC, but Masao Kotera dies suddenly. His successor Akira Niisato (Takashi Sasano) continues negotiation with AMC.
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Teiichi: Battle Of Supreme High

Teiichi: Battle of Supreme HighTeiichi Akaba (Masaki Suda) is a student at a prestigious private male high school known for producing important politicians and bureaucrats. His dream is to become the prime minster and make his own country. To help achieve his dream, he wants to become elected as his school's student council president. The elected student president receives privileges and a better chance for promotions later in the political & bureaucrat world. A power struggle takes place surrounding the student election.
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Exile The Second To Release A New Single This Summer

EXILE THE SECOND to release a new single this summer

EXILE THE SECOND will release their new single "Summer Lover" on June 28.

This comes about four months since the release of their album "BORN TO BE WILD". Besides the title track, the single will include a number called "Body". The DVD will contain a music video; in addition, a documentary footage will be included with the EX FAMILY Official Shop, LDH Official Mobile Shop, and mu-mo Shop Editions. 

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Glay To Support Runners In The 'hokkaido Marathon'

GLAY to support runners in the 'Hokkaido Marathon'

GLAY's new song "Long Run" has been picked up as the official song for 'Hokkaido Marathon 2017' scheduled to be held on August 27. 

"Long Run" is described as a rock tune with a pop melody and sense of speed. TAKURO (G), who was in charge of the song's lyrics and composition, stated, "By superimposing the marathon, which will be held under the open sky in our hometown of Hokkaido, on life, we wrote a song called 'Long Run' as a support song for many people who support the runners' struggle and solitude.

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Former Nmb48 Member Matsuda Shiori Is Married And Expecting First Child

Former NMB48 member Matsuda Shiori is married and expecting first child

Former NMB48 member and model Matsuda Shiori (21) announced her marriage and pregnancy via Instagram on April 19. 

Matsuda uploaded a photo of herself in a wedding dress and wrote, "It's a personal matter, but on April 4, I married my boyfriend whom I had been dating for some time. And currently, I am carrying a new life in my stomach.

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Uverworld To Sing The Theme Song For 'gintama' Live - Action Film

UVERworld to sing the theme song for 'Gintama' live-action film

UVERworld will be singing the theme song, titled 'DECIDED', for the upcoming 'Gintama' live-action film. 

The film is based on Sorachi Hideaki's popular manga 'Gintama' that's currently being serialized in 'Gekkan Shounen Jump'. Directed by Fukuda Yuichi, the film stars Oguri Shun as Sakata Gintoki, Suda Masaki as Shimura Shinpachi, and Hashimoto Kanna as Kagura. 

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Shimada Haruka Announces Graduation From Akb48 & Retirement From Showbiz

Shimada Haruka announces graduation from AKB48 & retirement from showbiz

AKB48 member Shimada Haruka has announced her graduation as well as her retirement from showbiz. 

This announcement was made on the April 18th broadcast of 'SHOWROOM'. Shimada plans to graduate from the group sometime in September. On Twitter, she commented, "Please support AKB48's Shimada Haruka until the very end!"

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