Japan, S. Korea remain at odds

Japan, S. Korea remain at odds

Japan and South Korea remain at odds over rulings on compensation for former requisitioned workers during World War II a...

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N. Korean official says Japan needs to take action

N. Korean official says Japan needs to take action

North Korea's ambassador for normalizing relations with Japan says concrete action from Tokyo is needed to realize summi...

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Emperor Naruhito harvests first rice

Emperor Naruhito harvests first rice

Emperor Naruhito harvests rice from paddies at the Imperial Palace for the first time since becoming emperor.

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Video of diplomatic ceremony and subway in North Korea

Video of diplomatic ceremony and subway in North Korea

Nippon TV videos the Pyongyang subway and a diplomatic ceremony.

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Princess Kako gives speech in Vienna

Princess Kako gives speech in Vienna

Japan's Princess Kako attends a reception at the Japanese Ambassador's Residence in Vienna and gives a speech.

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Princess Kako meets choir boys in Vienna

Princess Kako meets choir boys in Vienna

Japan's Princess Kako is in Austria to meet the country's president and choir boys.

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Empress Emerita Michiko has surgery

Empress Emerita Michiko has surgery

Japan's Empress Emerita Michiko undergoes surgery for early-stage breast cancer.

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Japan promotes Rugby World Cup at NY event

Japan promotes Rugby World Cup at NY event

Japan promotes the upcoming Rugby World Cup at an event at the U.N. Headquarters.

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Abe rejects S. Korean proposal, relations remain tense

Abe rejects S. Korean proposal, relations remain tense

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rejects a South Korean proposal. Weekly magazine Shukan Post apologizes after a feature on Sou...

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86-year-old ironman going strong

86-year-old ironman going strong

An 86-year-old Japanese man is the world's oldest to complete the toughest triathlon competition.

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