Tag: Japan

Tokyo holds the highest priced bluefin tuna: sold for 1.78M

Filed in Animals, Money, World by on January 5, 2013 0 Comments

Now, Tokyo Japan holds the highest sold bluefin tuna for 1.78 M in an auction last Saturday. The first auction for this year is the sprawling Tsukiji fish market which was sold for 155.4 million yen. The tuna has been in global crisis for the past 15 years and almost has been an endangered species. […]

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World’s Second-Tallest Tower: Tokyo Sky Tree opens to the public on May 22

Tokyo Sky Tree developer took visitors up the world’s tallest freestanding broadcast structure on Tuesday, a 634-meter (2,080-foot) tower , will be one of the world’s tallest. Facilities are Observatory (First Observatory at 350m and Second Observatory at 450m), broadcasting facilities, stores, restaurant, a high-speed elevator, a vertigo-inducing glass floor, and an emergency staircase with 2,523 […]

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35-metres monster tsunami could hit Japan

Filed in World, World News by on April 3, 2012 0 Comments

After the revision of last year’s tsunami disaster, an expert panel said that a 35-metres (115 foot) monster tsunami could hit Japan in the wake of a gigantic earthquake. The Cabinet Office panel said, Saturday, that the worst case scenario projections of 34.4 metres tsunami could strike the town of Kuroshio in southwestern Kochi. In […]

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Trending Stories: Venus Angelic Dakota Rose and The Living-Dolls

Teenagers like Venus Palermo or Venus Angelic and Dakota Rose are now becoming Internet sensations and the trending topic over the internet. They gained online fame because they resemble living dolls. Dakota Rose is very popular across Asia since her style mimics that of Japanese anime with big eyes and long straight hair, as reported by […]

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Venus Angelic: More videos of Venus Palermo a 15-year-old Living Doll

Filed in Entertainment, Featured, Lifestyle, Social Networks, Weird by on March 28, 2012 2 Comments

Venus Palermo is the latest viral video star because she looks like a living doll. Under the screen name “Venus Angelic”, the London based teenager posts beauty tutorials on YouTube for fans who want to look like her. Venus Palermo,15-year-old teenager says you too could be a ball-jointed doll (or BJD) with some over-sized pupil contacts, plastic-sheen-effect […]

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YouTube’s new controversial star, Venus Palermo video is now a trending topic

Venus Palermo  a 15-year-old teenager, under the screen name “Venus Angelic” posted beauty tutorials on YouTube for fans who want to look like her. But that’s not why she’s the latest viral video star. It’s because she looks like a living doll. Meet the real-life Barbies, teenagers who turned themselves into living doll (Photo and Videos) […]

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Japan Tsunami “Ghost Ship” drifts towards US

After being flushed out to sea by 2011 massive tsunami and earthquake, a Japanese squid-fishing boat has drifted across the Pacific Ocean and was about 120 nautical miles off British Columbia’s north coast Friday evening. The 150-foot ship was found drifting right-side-up about 140 nautical miles (260 km) from Cape Saint James, on the southern […]

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Venus Palermo: Video of 15-year-old Living Doll “Venus Angelic” goes viral

At 15, Venus Palermo has grown into her doll obsession rather than out of it. Under the screen name “Venus Angelic”, the London based teenager posts beauty tutorials on YouTube for fans who want to look like her. But that’s not why she’s the latest viral video star. It’s because she looks like a living […]

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6.8 magnitude quake hits Japan

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck northern Japan, Meteorological agency said on Wednesday. Japan has issued a tsunami warning of a wave as high as 50 centimeters or equivalent to 20 inches. The said warning were expected to reach the coasts of Iwate and Aomori prefectures at a depth of 10 kilometers and may also hit […]

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Japan White Day Celebration

Filed in Amazing Stories, Lifestyle by on March 14, 2012 0 Comments

Every 14th day of March “White Day” is celebrated in Japan. It is exactly celebrated one month after Valentine’s Day. White Day is considered to be a social obligation while Valentine’s Day is thought to be to be a romantic time. The reason its called “White Day” is because the color of sugar (white) is […]

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Japan took silent for a minute to remember quake and tsunami victims

Filed in Animals and Nature, Featured, International News, News by on March 11, 2012 0 Comments

Japan took silent for a minute on Sunday to remember the 19,000 people died when massive tsunami ruined into country’s northeast coast last year. It marks as the first anniversary of the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that killed thousands of people and set off a nuclear crisis. At the national theatre in Tokyo, Akihito […]

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Cherry blossom viewing spots in Tokyo, Japan

According to the current forecasts, the cherry blossoms are expected to open according to their average schedule or slightly delayed in 2012. The blossoms are forecast to start opening in late March and reach full bloom in early April. Sakura (cherry blossom) draws the city’s residents out in their droves to set up camp under […]

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