Buddhist temples and other centuries-old structures make use of recent technology to improve earthquake resistance. JAPA...
Japan is poised to get casinos after a lower house committee rushed through a new casino bill.read more
Anime hit "Your Name" opens in 6k theaters across Chinaread more
Gusty winds and snow sweep northern Japan due to a developing low pressure system and cold front.read more
Kyushu University Professor Kousuke Morita celebrates the official naming of the world's newest element Nihonium, which ...read more
Princess Aiko, Crown Prince Naruhito's only child, celebrates her 15th birthday.read more
Japan's transport ministry reveals the results of the first tests of pedestrian-detecting automatic brakes.read more
Unesco adds 33 traditional festivals featuring parades and floats to its intangible cultural heritage list.read more