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Oldest goalscorer in football

Oldest goalscorer in football

Tokyo, Japan – March 19, 2017 – Yokohama FC striker Kazuyoshi Miura notched a goal vs. Thespa Kusatsu in Japan’s second division to secure a 1-0 win; at 50 years and 13 days old he has become the oldest professional goal-scorer (Oldest professional football/soccer player to score a competitive league goal). Photo: The Japanese striker, Kazuyoshi Miura, has become the …

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Most Expensive Kobe Beef: Japan set World Record

Most Expensive Kobe Beef: Japan set World Record

Tokyo, Japan – February 22, 2017 – A 12-ounce portion of chateaubriand will set you back $2,500 at Wagyumafia, a restaurant in Tokyo’s Akasaka neighborhood (founders Hisato Hamada and Takafumi Horie), which sets the new world record for the Most Expensive Kobe Beef. Most Expensive Kobe Beef Photo: A 12-ounce portion of chateaubriand will set you back $2,500 at Wagyumafia, …

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Coming of Age Day Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Coming of Age Day Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Coming of Age Day Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: Coming of Age Day is a Japanese holiday held annually on the second Monday of January. It is held in order to congratulate and encourage all those who have reached the age of majority (20 years old) over the past year, and to help them realize that they have become adults. Festivities …

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Christmas Images for Facebook, WhatsApp

Christmas Images

Christmas Images for Facebook, WhatsApp: December 25th, the day of Christmas is the day of celebration and of fun and frolic. As the long awaited winter holidays arrive, Christmas spirit builds up. The lovely snowflakes, our dear Santa, decorated homes complete with whole range of Christmas star, mistletoe, the good-luck plant, ivy, laurels and Christmas tree are some of the inseparable …

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Japan – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

Japan – World Atlas: Kids Encyclopedia

System of government: Constitutional Monarchy Capital: Tokyo Location: Island nation in the Pacific; the Japanese archipelago is separated from the Asian mainland by the Sea of Japan; it includes the islands of Honshu, Hokkaido, Kyushu and Shikoku, the Ryukyu group, Tsushima, Bonin, Izu and Volcano Islands, as well as numerous smaller islands Area: 373,313 sq km National composition: Japanese (99%), …

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USA sets world record: Most people firing two shots simultaneously

USA sets world record: Most people firing two shots simultaneously

Phoenix, Arizona, USA – November 30, 2016 – After more than a year of planning, 1,000 freedom-loving Americans have descended on Phoenix’s Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, Ariz. to make history; dubbed the 1,000 Man Shoot, attendees sought to set the world record for most people firing two shots simultaneously, by lining up on the range and firing a shot …

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UAE Guinness world record: Largest mango sticky rice

UAE Guinness world record: Largest mango sticky rice

Dubai, UAE – November 23, 2016 – Anantara the Palm Dubai Resort has entered the Book of World Records for the ‘Largest Mango Sticky Rice’ dish, which weighed in at 2,831 kg. Photo: Cooked by 10 chefs, the recipe for record-breaking success included 1,000 kg of rice, 500 litres of coconut milk, 500 litres of coconut cream, 50 kgs of …

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Norway Guinness World Record: Largest Sushi Mosaic

Norway Guinness World Record: Largest Sushi Mosaic

Bodo, Norway – October 8, 2016 – The largest sushi mosaic – measuring an incredible 56.50 square metres and including a whopping 800 kg of salmon and 400 kg of rice created in Norway has set a new world record, according to the World Record Academy. Photo: A new World Record has been set in Norway for the largest sushi …

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Belgium World Record: Most People Waving Hands Simultaneously

Belgium World Record: Most People Waving Hands Simultaneously

Brussels, Belgium – October 4, 2016 – During the IAAF Diamond League final in Brussels, called the AG Insurance Memorial Van Damme, which was celebrating its 40th anniversary, the Belgian Olympic athletes were being welcomed by 41500 enthusiastic visitors waving their hands, thus setting the new world record for the Most people waving hands simultaneously. The round of honor of …

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Japan Weird News: Miss Japan speaks Bengali, listens Hindi music, loves Bollywood

Japan Weird News: Miss Japan speaks Bengali, listens Hindi music, loves Bollywood

She’s half-Indian by birth, and way more Indian by choice — Miss Japan 2016 Priyanka Yoshikawa speaks Bengali, has lived in India, listens to Hindi songs, and is a fan of Bollywood films. Basically, she loves everything about India as much as she loves Japan. Born to a Bengali father and Japanese mother, the 22-year-old was subject to racial slur, …

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