• Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018
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Japan space robots start asteroid...

Japan space robots start asteroid...

World

Sun, Sep 23 2018

The round, cookie tin-shaped robots successfully reached the Ryugu asteroid a day after they were released...

Japan crush Costa Rica

Japan crush Costa Rica

Football

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Minamino went close near the end of the first half with a fierce volley that brought a brilliant save...

Toyota to restart all domestic assembly...

Toyota to restart all domestic assembly...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Toyota halted operations at many plants following last week’s 6.7 magnitude earthquake in Japan’s...

Death toll from Japan quake hits

Death toll from Japan quake hits

World

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Top automaker Toyota suspended work at most of its assembly plants after the earthquake

Toll from Japan quake rises to 16 as...

Toll from Japan quake rises to 16

World

Fri, Sep 7 2018

Around 26 people are still unaccounted for in the small northern countryside town of Atsuma

Landslides after powerful quake hits...

Landslides after powerful quake hits...

World

Thu, Sep 6 2018

Aerial views showed dozens of houses destroyed at the bottom of a hill that was engulfed by a...

Typhoon kills at least nine in Japan,...

Typhoon kills at least nine in...

World

Wed, Sep 5 2018

Jebi, or “swallow” in Korean, was briefly a super typhoon and is the most powerful storm...

Strongest typhoon in quarter century...

Strongest typhoon in quarter century...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 4 2018

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged people to ‘evacuate early’ and ordered his government to...

Japan claims China escalating military...

Japan claims China escalating military...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 3 2018

Japanese businesses have also voiced desire for closer ties with China to boost trade

Japan win first women's world under-20...

Japan win first women's world under-20...

Football

Sat, Aug 25 2018

England defeated France 4-2 on a penalty shoot-out to finish third after their play-off had ended...

UN chief sounds nuclear warning to mark...

UN chief sounds nuclear warning to mark...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 9 2018

Mayor of Nagasaki Tomihisa Taue also issued a passionate call for denuclearization

Strong typhoon churns towards

Strong typhoon churns towards

World

Wed, Aug 8 2018

The typhoon is the latest weather front to batter Japan, which has been sweating through a record and...

Japan marks 73rd anniversary of atomic...

Japan marks 73rd anniversary of atomic...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Aug 6 2018

The bombings claimed the lives of 140,000 people in Hiroshima and 74,000 people in Nagasaki

On Hiroshima Day

On Hiroshima Day

Hiroyasu Izumi

Mon, Aug 6 2018

A message of peace from Japan 

Tofail: Japan to extend free market...

Tofail: Japan to extend free market...

Business

Tue, Jul 31 2018

The minister was speaking at a press conference about his recent trip to Japan at his office on...

Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged...

Powerful storm hits disaster-ravaged...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Typhoon Jongdari, packing winds of up to 180 kilometres (110 miles) an hour, made landfall at Ise in...

Typhoon barrels towards flood-hit western...

Typhoon barrels towards Japan

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Authorities are warning of heavy rain, landslides, strong winds and high waves, and urging people to...

EU, Japan to sign massive trade deal...

EU, Japan to sign massive trade...

World

Tue, Jul 17 2018

The ‘landmark’ EU-Japan deal creates a massive economic zone and stands in stark contrast...

Heatwave kills 14 in Japan

Heatwave kills 14 in Japan

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Temperatures of 35°C or above – known in Japanese as “intensely hot days” - were...

Japan flood toll nears 200, sun scorches...

Japan flood toll nears 200

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 12 2018

More than 70,000 military, police and firefighters toiled through the debris in a grim search for the...

Japan rescuers go house to house as...

Toll in Japan rains rise to 156

World

Tue, Jul 10 2018

On Monday, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cancelled a four-stop foreign trip as the death toll rose, and he...