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Attack on singer sheds light on risks of stalkers-in-waiting

On Friday, May 21, Tomohiro Iwasaki, a 27-year-old resident of Kyoto, took the shinkansen to Tokyo to meet the girl of his dreams, 20-year-old Mayu Tomita. Mayu is an aspiring aidoru (idol, as young female entertainers are called) with ambitions of ... Japan Today, 3 days ago

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Chuo Shinkansen Maglev Line

The Chuo Shinkansen (also known as the Tokaido Shinkansen Bypass) is a new rail line being constructed in phases, based on the Japanese Superconducting Magnetic Levitation (Maglev) system . It will connect Tokyo and Nagoya, providing a more ...
 Railway-technology.com1 week ago From Shinkansen to Scotland  Rail Engineering News1 month ago The Historical Foundation of America's Transit Disinvestment  Planetizen1 month ago

Knife-wielding man arrested on shinkansen heading to Tokyo

A 49-year-old man was arrested Monday after he suddenly began wielding two knives on board a bullet train heading to Tokyo, police said. The man wounded a woman conductor on the train, Fuji TV reported. The incident occurred at around 6 p.m. on the ...
 Japan Today1 week ago
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Next-generation Shinkansen order expected from Taiwan

The Yomiuri Shimbun Next-generation Shinkansen cars developed for the overseas market by Central Japan Railway Co. (JR Tokai) and others are expected to be adopted for Taiwan's high-speed railway line, according to sources. The scale of the order ...
 The Japan News2 weeks ago
The Japan News

[Movie] Wish for recovery

The Yomiuri Shimbun Kyushu Railway Co. started on April 28 to run a Shinkansen with the slogan Cheer Up! Kyushu between Hakata Station in Fukuoka and Kagoshima-Chuo Station in Kagoshima to cheer up Kumamoto Prefecture and other areas in the Kyushu ...
 The Japan News1 month ago Photo Journal: Back on track  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago Kyushu Shinkansen service to fully resume on Wednesday  The Japan News1 month ago Kyushu Shinkansen to fully resume service after Kumamoto quakes  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago
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Most seats empty on Hokkaido shinkansen

Slightly more people have been riding the new Hokkaido Shinkansen Line than expected, but not enough to avoid losses, according to the bullet train's operator. The line, which opened March 26, saw average seat occupancy of 27 percent in its first ...
 Japan Times1 month ago Inspection ordered after fallen metal piece disrupts Hokkaido Shinkansen  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago Hokkaido Shinkansen Now in Service  Planetizen1 month ago Hokkaido Shinkansen opens  Global Rail News2 months ago
The Japan News

Kyushu bullet train to resume full operation Wednesday

FUKUOKA -- Kyushu Railwayannounced Tuesday that it will restore service along the full length of the Kyushu Shinkansen bullet train line Wednesday afternoon, ending a nearly two-week shutdown of a major artery in the quake-hit region. The ...
 Nikkei Asian Review1 month ago Key Kyushu Shinkansen route restored  The Japan News1 month ago Service on key section of quake-hit Kyushu bullet-train line resumes  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago Kyushu Shinkansen bullet train service partially restored  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago
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Hokkaido shinkansen line opens

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 Japan Times1 month ago Hokaido shinkansen line opens  Japan Times1 month ago The Hokkaido Shinkansen Line at a glance  Japan Times2 months ago Hokkaido Shinkansen Line opens for travel  Mainichi Daily News2 months ago

Tremor detectors not useful for all quakes

By Masanori Matsumoto / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff Writer To help Shinkansen trains make emergency stops during earthquakes, Japan Railway group companies have introduced detection systems that pick up quake tremors as quickly as possible through ...
 The Japan News1 month ago High hopes for Hokkaido Shinkansen  The Japan News1 month ago Use ingenuity to prolong benefits of opening Hokkaido Shinkansen Line  The Japan News2 months ago Hokkaido shinkansen to begin operation on Saturday  Japan Today2 months ago

Hokuriku shinkansen threatening region's air links with Tokyo

TOYAMA/KANAZAWA, ISHIKAWA PREF. Hokuriku is enjoying a prolonged tourism boom more than a year after a new shinkansen line linked it to Tokyo. But there is unease in the region as the number of air travelers has dropped dramatically, threatening ...
 Japan Times2 weeks ago Hokuriku Shinkansen Line carried 10 million in first year of operation: JR West  Japan Times1 month ago Flight cuts spur concerns in Hokuriku  The Japan News2 weeks ago
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