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‘I can’t front. I am very much afraid’: Trevor Noah calls Trump election ‘the end of the world’

With most late night hosts having spent the week leading up to Tuesday’s U.S. presidential election offering a final plea to American viewers to …

In Love with Japan - Illustrations

I believe that traveling with the main purpose to wander and explore; together helps immensely to feed your brain at your journey and tremendously …

Japan

10,000 glowing books poured onto the streets of Toronto and it was completely magical

Sometimes you just need something a little bit pretty to boost your mood. So we were PUMPED when we learned about Literature Vs Traffic, a stunning …

Making Overwork History in Japan

It is not a new problem. Death from overwork has been publicly discussed for decades in Japan. Yet the recent suicide of a woman in Tokyo to escape the ravages of overwork at Dentsu has come to represent how endemic the issue has become for many who seek a better life in Japan.<p>Matsuri Takahashi was …

Diversity a source of strength in open, inclusive cities: Canada

QUITO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The cities of the future must be open spaces that welcome diversity, the Canadian government said, vowing to push for formal recognition of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities (LGBT) in U.N. urban policies.<p>A crowd cheers for Canada's Prime …

Mystery Japanese dude's levitating magic tricks are seriously impressive

There's magic out there in the world. You just need to go out there and find it.<p>Like Japanese Twitter user @FustDrift, who just happened to find this …

Man illegally in Canada denied help from victims’ fund after hit-and-run | The Star

Jarley Silva still bears the scars – including 23 screws in his shattered leg – from a hit-and-run accident suffered on a Toronto street five years …

Compensation

Overwork Takes Its Toll On Mental Health Of Japanese Youth

[Source: <i>AFP, Yonhap News</i>]<p>By <i>AsiaToday</i> reporter Kim Ye-jin - It has been revealed that Japanese young people are suffering from overwork-related mental problems amid chronic worker shortages.<p>The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has started "Youth Mental Health Project" this year, …

Canada urged to quell discrimination against women after fall in UN ranking

The country fell from first to 25th in the United Nation’s gender equality ranking, prompting a call for action from 14 non-profit organizations<p>Activists have called on Canadian leaders to introduce concrete policies to confront discrimination against women and girls after the country fell from …