At the age of 93, storyteller Tsuiki Shohei continues to talk about his experiences of the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasa...

Central Japan Railway increases number of bullet trains per hour

Central Japan Railway Company increases the number of Nozomi bullet trains to 12 per hour.

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When the food comes, keep your mask on

Japan's Italian restaurant chain Saizeriya invents a way for customers to dine out while still wearing their mask.

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Japan's best sommelier

A competition takes place in Tokyo to decide Japan's best sommelier.

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Toyota's profit plunges 98% amid coronavirus pandemic

Toyota Motor Corporation's operating profit plunges 98 percent (%) for April-to-June quarter.

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Japan to consider certifying Hiroshima plaintiffs as

Prime Minister Abe Shinzo considers whether to certify a group of Hiroshima plaintiffs as A-bomb survivors, which would ...

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Hiroshima marks 75th A-bomb anniversary

Nearly 800 people, less than a tenth of the usual number of attendees, commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Hiroshima...

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Giant Olympic Rings removed

The Tokyo Olympic organizers remove giant Olympic rings at Odaiba Marine Park for maintenance.

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Sony reveals electric vehicle prototype

Sony unveils an electric vehicle prototype that uses next-generation image sensor technology to assist drivers.

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Japan looks to AI for coronavirus countermeasures

Japan's government launches a panel of experts to discuss formulating coronavirus countermeasures using artificial intel...

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