Empress Michiko feeds silkworms mulberry leaves as her silk-farming activities at the Imperial Palace near their end.
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An artist in Tokyo is drawing attention with her delicate all-pen drawings.read more
A record-high 98% of this spring's university graduates in Japan land jobs.read more
A local resident spots a creature that looks like an alligator in a river in Fukuoka.read more
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Kids in central Japan kick off the Iwase Hikiyama Festival, or "fighting float festival."read more
Japan's Imperial Couple invites heads of state to tea ahead of the Pacific Alliance Leaders Meeting.read more