Winemaking has reached new frontiers, with some makers aging the alcoholic beverage in the ocean.
At a Buddhist temple in western Japan, people pray for the dead with the toss of a one-yen coin.read more
10 Japanese medical schools are found to have discriminated against female and repeat applicants in their entrance exams...read more
In the first case of its kind in Japan, a man is sentenced to 18 years over a road rage incident that caused the deaths ...read more
Japan's government starts landfill work on the coast in Okinawa to relocate a controversial US military base despite loc...read more
Okinawa's governor asks the government to stop work on a US base move.read more
Japan's cabinet says its current economic expansion is the second longest since World War Two.read more
Prince Akishino's son and Crown Prince Naruhito's daughter display their works at the Imperial Household Agency's annual...read more