Bulgarian Foreign Ministry apologizes for peace park graffiti

Bulgaria's foreign ministry issues an apology on its Facebook page for graffiti in Hiroshima Peace Park after suspicions...

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Atomic-level structure of Ebola virus revealed

A team of researchers in Japan reveals the atomic-level structure of the deadly Ebola virus.

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Impossible to prevent meltdowns: Tokyo Electric ex VP

The ex vice president of Tokyo Electric said at his trial that he couldn't have prevented the 2011 Fukushima meltdowns.

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Seismic shock absorber maker fabricated data

A quake dampening equipment maker is found to have fabricated data on devices installed in buildings across Japan, inclu...

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Touch-to-go kiosk trial

East Japan Railway tests a cashless, touch-to-go kiosk in Tokyo.

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Govt takes legal action to restart US base construction

Japan takes legal action to restart land reclamation work on a US air base in Okinawa.

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World's youngest Othello champ gets airborne surprise

The world's youngest Othello champ is congratulated by the pilot on his return flight to Japan. It turns out the pilot w...

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Suspects arrested in $49m land fraud

Several suspects are arrested for cheating a major Japanese developer out of $49m in a Tokyo land deal.

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Abe leaves for Europe

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe leaves for Europe to attend summit talks with European and Asian leaders as well as visit Spai...

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