Ghosn in new bail request

Ghosn in new bail request

The defense for former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn submits a new request for bail to the Tokyo District Court.

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Onsen hot springs expand horizons

Onsen hot springs expand horizons

Japanese hot springs are thinking up alternative business opportunities to recover from declines in tourists.

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Emperor's abdication and succession ceremonies decided

Emperor's abdication and succession ceremonies decided

Japan's government decides the details of Emperor Akihito's abdication and Crown Prince Naruhito's succession ceremonies...

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3 arrested in $2m investment scam

3 arrested in $2m investment scam

Three men are arrested for collecting nearly $2m in an investment con.

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Demons wish for children's well-being

Demons wish for children's well-being

Demon-like creatures terrify children but wish for their well-being.

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Why Japanese people wear masks

Why Japanese people wear masks

People in Japan wear a mask to protect from infections, as well as for fashion.

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Ghosn emails detail pricey renovations: sources

Ghosn emails detail pricey renovations: sources

Sources reveal the alleged contents of emails from arrested ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn to the firm about overseas prope...

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JOC top denies bribery allegations

JOC top denies bribery allegations

A scandal of Olympic proportions rocks Japan prompting Japan Olympic Committee President Tsunekazu Takeda to deny graft ...

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Hokkaido sees winter's coldest day

Hokkaido sees winter's coldest day

A cold front sends the mercury to -29.7 C in Hokkaido, the coldest yet this season.

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New adults fete Coming of Age

New adults fete Coming of Age

Nearly 1.25m new adults celebrate the Heisei Era's last Coming of Age Day.

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