A ritual foot race took place at Nishinomiya shrine in Hyogo prefecture this morning (Friday). The shrine is dedicated ...

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Japanese people held what they call a "devil's night" at a shrine in the city of Fukuoka last night (Tuesday).The event ...

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Tokyo firefighters showed off their skills in an ancient New Year’s ritual today (Monday).The annual event has a history...

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Experts are divided over the long-term impact of internal exposure to radiation, particularly in limited doses. The abse...

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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on his way to Africa and the Middle East.It's the latest of many overseas tours Abe...

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An anonymous fisherman is bringing good news to orphans in Japan.A person calling himself “Tuna Fisherman" sent a total ...

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Toyota's Aqua subcompact hybrid was the nation's top-selling car for the first time in 2013.Toyota sold over 260,000 of ...

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A group of women in Japan walked miles in the cold today (Wednesday) in only the barest of clothing, to pray for peace a...

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The American capitol has new, Japanese-made trains running on its Metro tracks.Made by Kawasaki Heavy Industries, the st...

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