Cheap eats giant Matsuya to enter Russian market

Cheap eats giant Matsuya to enter Russian market

Cheap eats giant Matsuya is to open its first store in Russia as early as next month.

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700 foreign students AWOL from college in Tokyo

700 foreign students AWOL from college in Tokyo

The government will be investigating a university where 700 foreign students have been out of contact.

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Gagaku performance fetes Emperor's 30-year reign

Gagaku performance fetes Emperor's 30-year reign

Japan's Imperial couple attends a traditional court music performance to commemorate the Emperor's 30-year reign.

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Tokyo court sentences ex Bitcoin CEO

Tokyo court sentences ex Bitcoin CEO

The former chief executive of what was once the largest bitcoin exchange receives a 2.5 year suspended sentence.

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Sunken WWII aircraft carrier found

Sunken WWII aircraft carrier found

A team from Paul G Allen's Vulcan Inc. uncover the sunken wreckage of the USS WASP near the Solomon Islands.

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Japan not to submit resolution against N.Korea

Japan not to submit resolution against N.Korea

Japan has decided not to submit a resolution on the North Korean human rights situation to the United Nations.

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Prince Akishino speaks at 3.11 ceremony

Prince Akishino speaks at 3.11 ceremony

Prince Akishino speaks at the government's ceremony to remember the victims of 3.11.

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Japan remembers the Tohoku disaster

Japan remembers the Tohoku disaster

People pause to mourn the victims of the disaster that ravaged Northeastern Japan on March 11, 2011.

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Ghosn released on bail

Ghosn released on bail

Ex-Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn is released on bail after over 100 days in detention on allegations of financial m...

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Calling all Suzukis

Calling all Suzukis

A shrine in western Japan sends out an SOS to everyone with the surname Suzuki.

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