An estimated 12,751 people were rushed to hospitals with heat-related conditions across Japan over the week from Aug. 5 of whom 23 died, the Japanese … Read more
Petrol stations and garages in South Korea are refusing to fill up or service Japanese cars as part of a growing boycott of Japanese goods … Read more
A South Korean man died on Friday after setting himself on fire in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul, police said, amid ongoing … Read more
At least 24 persons died and dozens more have been injured in a fire at an animation studio in the Japanese city of Kyoto.
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Five small ships sailed out of harbour on Monday in Japan’s first commercial whale hunt in more than three decades.
The decision has aroused global … Read more
Under pressure to stand firm against Russian election meddling, President Donald Trump insisted he has “very, very good relationship” with President Vladimir Putin … Read more
World leaders are meeting in Osaka, Japan, for a summit on Friday and Saturday of the Group of 20 (G20) big economies.
Here are the … Read more
An earthquake of estimated magnitude 6.7 that Tuesday struck an area of Japan along the coast of the Sea of Japan,left at least … Read more
Japan’s health minister, Takumi Nemoto, claimed that workplaces that require women to wear high heel shoes are “necessary and appropriate”. This week a petition collected … Read more
A medium-strength earthquake hit eastern Japan on Saturday hours before the arrival of U.S. President Donald Trump. Japanese NHK national television said the tremor caused … Read more
Two cars are loaded onto vehicle transport trucks after they collided at a crossing, causing one of the vehicles to plunge into a group of … Read more
The operator of Japan’s crippled Fukushima power plant on Monday began the delicate operation of removing atomic fuel from inside a building housing one of … Read more