March 2015

U.S. first lady highlights cooperation with Japan on girls' education
Mainichi Shimbun, Mar 19

Museum attack in Tunisian capital kills 19; Abe says 3 Japanese confirmed killed
Yomiuri Shimbun, Mar 19

China, Japan start first security talks in four years
Reuters, Mar 19

New theme park to be built near military bases in Okinawa, Japan
Los Angeles Times, Mar 18

U.S. ambassador Kennedy gets death threats in Japan
Asahi Shimbun, Mar 18

From a minstrel no-show to a black beauty queen, in a week
The Japan Times, Mar 18

Why Are Cool American Food Brands Expanding to Japan
Eaters, Mar 17

Japanese historians contest textbook’s description of ‘comfort women’
The Washington Post, Mar 17

Nintendo forms alliance with mobile game firm in about face
The Washington Post, Mar 17

Who will look after Japan's elderly?
BBC, Mar 16

Once Lost, Internment Camp In Hawaii Now A National Monument
NPR, Mar 16

China says Japan ties face test, opportunity this year
Reuters, Mar 15

Japan's asylum laws: no entry
The Economist, Mar 14

Japan understands threat of natural disasters
The Japan Times, Mar 14

Japan budgets over $15 million for overseas universities in soft power push
Reuters, Mar 13

Japan's Nikkei closes at 15-year high
BBC, Mar 13

Photos: Four-Year Anniversary of Tohoku Earthquake, Tsunami
The Wall Street Journal, Mar 12

After 4 years, Fukushima nuclear cleanup remains daunting, vast
The Los Angeles Times, Mar 11

Salvage Operation Returns 90,000 Photos Lost in 3/11 Quake
The Wall Street Journal, Mar 11

Japan marks 70th anniversary of Tokyo firebombing
BBC, Mar 10

In a Test of Wills, Japanese Fighter Pilots Confront Chinese
The New York Times, Mar 8

Inflation in Japan: The signal and the noise
The Economist, Mar 7

Japan and the past: Undigested history
The Economist, Mar 7

Japan eyes MI6-style spy agency as it seeks to shed pacifist past
Reuters, Mar 6

Bill To Lower Voting Age Submitted to Parliament
The Wall Street Journal, Mar 5

Japan, China to hold first security talks in four years
Reuters, Mar 5

Fukushima fears no longer a drag on tourism
The Japan Times, Mar 5

Japanese World War II Battleship Musashi Found, Billionaire Paul Allen Says
NPR, Mar 4

Born In 1898: World's Oldest Living Person Celebrates Birthday
NPR, Mar 4

U.S. honors Japanese activist fighting against ‘maternity harassment’
The Japan Times, Mar 4

Michelle Obama to visit Japan
The Wall Street Journal, Mar 3

Japan negotiator: TPP trade deal with US do-able by spring
The Washington Post, Mar 3

U.S. researchers criticize Japanese gov't for pressure over history textbook
Mainichi Shimbun, Mar 3

Oregon family hopes to free daughter jailed in Japan
The Washington Post, Mar 2

From Sulu to Spock
Rafu Shimpo, Mar 2

Top WSJ Stories on Japan: Lowering Voting Age, BOJ’s Nakaso, Suzuki Motor
The Wall Street Journal, Mar 2

Educator brings fresh learning opportunities to Tohoku youths
The Japan Times, Mar 1

Park urges Japan to resolve 'comfort women' issue
Mainichi Shimbun, Mar 1

Prince William meets Japan tsunami survivors who handwrote newspaper
BBC, March 1