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Death toll over 100 in Japan floods...

Death toll over 100 in Japan flood

World

Mon, Jul 9 2018

Nearly 13,000 customers had no electricity, power companies said on Monday, while hundreds of thousands...

Exports to Japan rise to $1.13...

Exports to Japan rise to $1.13...

Business

Sun, Jul 8 2018

A non-traditional export destination for Bangladesh, Japan is the only country in Asia from whom export...

Rain kills at least 69 in Japan, strands...

Rain kills at least 69 in Japan

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jul 8 2018

Another 61 were missing, national broadcaster NHK said, and more rain was set to hit some areas for at...

At least 49 killed, 48 missing as torrential...

Torrential rain kills at least 49 in...

World

Sat, Jul 7 2018

By Saturday morning, more than 1.6 million people had been ordered to evacuate their homes for fear of...

Leaving art is the new tip

Leaving art is the new tip

D2

Thu, Jul 5 2018

The huge variety in the origami pieces left behind by customers was perhaps no surprise in a country...

This is how we proceed, says Honda after...

This is how we proceed, says Honda

Football

Tue, Jul 3 2018

Japan were two goals up at one point against star-studded Belgium but eventually crumbled, ending Asian...

Martinez hails Belgium character after...

Belgium win shows character

Football

Tue, Jul 3 2018

Trailing 2-0 to Japan and heading out, Belgium mounted an extraordinary comeback, scoring three times...

Japanese rocket fails at blast off

Japanese rocket fails at blast off

D2

Sun, Jul 1 2018

Japanese rocket crashes and bursts into flames right after launch

Fifa has no plans to change fair play...

Fifa has no plans to change fair play...

Football

Fri, Jun 29 2018

Fifa said it had no plans to change its fair play criteria that allowed Japan

Mattis reassures uneasy Japan over US-North...

Mattis reassures uneasy Japan

World

Fri, Jun 29 2018

Trump’s June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore also did not appear to...

Mattis visits China amid Korea talks,...

Mattis visits China amid Korea talks,...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 25 2018

The visit to China comes amid bilateral strains that cross multiple sectors

US identifies North Korea missile test...

US identifies North Korea missile test...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Japan has decided to halt evacuation drills to prepare for a potential North Korean missile attack as...

Infographic: Hayabusa2 approaches Ryugu...

Infographic: Hayabusa2 approaches Ryugu...

Science

Thu, Jun 21 2018

The 'Hayabusa2' asteroid exploration mission, by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA),...

Newest Fifa World Cup trend: Cleaning...

Cleaning up after yourself

D2

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Could we see more football fans clean up after themselves?

Japan beat 10-man Colombia 2-1 in another...

Japan beat 10-man Colombia 2-1

Fifa World Cup 2018

Tue, Jun 19 2018

Japan beat 10-man Colombia 2-1 in their opening Group H match on Tuesday, the first

South Korea holds war games to defend...

South Korea holds war games to defend...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Jun 18 2018

While an attack from Japan is deemed highly unlikely, South Korea first staged the drills in 1986

Three dead as strong quake shakes Japan's...

Three dead in Japan quake

World

Mon, Jun 18 2018

The quake struck at 8am, as platforms would have been heaving with passengers waiting to board their...

Ramadan Meditations: Mental

Ramadan Meditations: Mental

Shireen Phasha

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Kindness can be taught

How the system can take of the...

How the system can take of the...

Opinion

Fri, Jun 1 2018

What Japan can teach us about social care

Japan reports suspected North Korea...

Japan reports suspected North Korea...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 29 2018

Japan has reported a suspected sanctions violation by Pyongyang to the UN after spotting an

Iniesta greets Japanese football fans,...

Iniesta greets Japanese football fans,...

Football

Sat, May 26 2018

The midfielder, who famously scored Spain's winning goal against the Netherlands in the 2010 World...