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Tokyo Electric has only covered 2 percent of the ¥76.1 billion municipalities have spent to decontaminate fallout-hit areas since the Fukushima nuclear crisis began, government ...
The Germanwings flight started like any other, the conversation in the cockpit normal, with co-pilot Andreas Lubitz offering no indication of the horror he would ...
One out of 5 high school students who use smartphones have communicated with strangers over the Internet and some have actually met them, according to ...
A two-day Arab summit ended Sunday with a vow to defeat Iranian-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen and the formal unveiling of plans to form a ...
Former Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda, chairman of the Boao Forum for Asia, held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday, along with other ...
The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn’t stop the men and women from an assisted living facility ...
Tens of thousands of people braved heavy rain and lined the streets of Singapore on Sunday to catch a last glimpse of founding prime minister ...
Yemeni fighters loyal to the Saudi-backed President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi clashed with Iranian-allied Houthi fighters on Sunday in Aden, the absent leader’s last major foothold ...
An Air Canada plane made a hard landing in bad weather and skidded off the runway at the airport in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and the ...
South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe chat briefly in Singapore, sparking speculation that a thaw in bilateral ties is underway.
Shinzo Abe makes a quick trip to pay respects to late Singapore founder Lee Kuan Yew, becoming the first Japanese leader to attend a foreign ...
Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar expresses interest in acquiring Japan’s Soryu-class diesel-electric submarines.
Nearly 70 percent of the foreign students accepted by the University of Tokyo for English-based courses in 2014 elected to go elsewhere, data show.
A majority of people surveyed think Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should express regret and apologize for Japan’s colonial rule and aggression when he marks the ...
A Diet confrontation over NHK’s fiscal 2015 budget is expected to heat up this week as questions are posed about whether President Katsuto Momii is ...
Japan held what organizers are billing as the world’s first otaku (geek) summit over the weekend, drawing visitors from around the world as the country ...
A group of buildings in Tokyo that once housed a pawnshop frequented by 19th-century novelist Ichiyo Higuchi has found a buyer, lifting the threat of ...
Drying underwear at a temple and defecating in public, kicking a bell at a sacred shrine and washing feet in a public restroom, that’s a ...
Despite mounting protests, Japan continues to finance the building of coal-fired power plants with money earmarked for fighting climate change, with two new projects underway ...
The late Emperor Hirohito is the most famous Japanese in the West, while Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is best known in Asia, a survey by ...
When three buildings collapsed and ignited a blaze in New York on Thursday, a smartphone app brought the live video feed to anyone online wanting ...
The captain of the passenger jet that investigators believe was deliberately crashed into the French Alps last Tuesday, killing all 150 aboard, shouted at the ...
Deep below the ice, far from the playful penguins and other animals that bring tourists to Antarctica, is a cold and barren world that by ...
In July 1995, a special edition of Aera magazine reflected on 50 years of postwar evolution. Education was among the topics covered. Two facts grab ...
Former New York Yankees pitcher Hiroki Kuroda, who has returned to Japan after seven years in the major leagues, pitched seven scoreless innings to lead ...
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