Aiming at Olympic boom, Japan builds ‘Ethnic Harmony’ tribute to indigenous Ainu

TOKYO (Reuters) – On a wooded lake shore in northern Japan, the government is building a modernist shrine that has divided the indigenous Ainu community whose vanishing culture it was designed to celebrate. Wooden statues of an Ainu couple stand … Continue reading Aiming at Olympic boom, Japan builds ‘Ethnic Harmony’ tribute to indigenous Ainu

Prince Harry’s wife Meghan backs better access for women to higher education

JOHANNESBURG/MAUWA, Malawi (Reuters) – Meghan, wife of Britain’s Prince Harry, said on Tuesday that empowering women through education could be transformational for communities during a visit to Johannesburg University in South Africa. Meghan, who is visiting southern Africa with Harry … Continue reading Prince Harry’s wife Meghan backs better access for women to higher education