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China stresses nationalism in war anniversary propaganda push 8:52am BST

BEIJING - China plans to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Asia, and its fight against Japan, with a stream of movies, concerts, performances and exhibitions, officials said on Monday, in an effort to strengthen "nationalism and culture".

China stresses nationalism in war anniversary propaganda push 8:42am BST

BEIJING - China plans to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Asia, and its fight against Japan, with a stream of movies, concerts, performances and exhibitions, officials said on Monday, in an effort to strengthen "nationalism and culture".

UPDATE 2-Fitch says Japan fiscal discipline plan unlikely to lower debt burden 7:43am BST

TOKYO, July 6 - Japan's public debt burden is likely to remain high under a new fiscal framework approved last month as the government's structural reforms will not boost economic growth and tax revenue significantly, Fitch Ratings said on Monday.

Soccer-World reacts to U.S. win over Japan in World Cup final 7:21am BST

July 5 - Political and sporting leaders took to social media to express their thoughts on Sunday's women's World Cup final between the the United States and Japan in Vancouver.

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Women's World Cup offers hope amid FIFA crisis 7:04am BST

VANCOUVER - A World Cup that kicked off amidst one of the biggest scandals in football history ended in joyous celebration on Sunday as the United States defeated Japan 5-2 in a free-wheeling clash that offered some hope of better days ahead for the so-called Beautiful Game.