The powerful Typhoon Chanthu hits Japan, bringing strong winds and heavy rain in the southwest.

Amazon Japan starts direct transactions with publisher Kodansha

Amazon Japan has begun direct transactions with publisher Kodansha without going through a mediating company.

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PM Suga visits coronavirus medical care station in Tokyo

Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide and Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko inspect a new coronavirus medical care station for patient...

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Bathhouse curtain featuring anime characters stolen

A bathhouse in Tokyo has had its entrance curtain featuring anime characters stolen.

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Osaka immigration surveillance footage shows mistreatment of detained Peruvian

Osaka Regional Immigration Bureau's surveillance footage shows the staff mistreating a detained Peruvian.

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Princess Mako's boyfriend to return to Japan to marry her

Princess Mako's boyfriend plans to return to Japan to marry her.

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Crown Princess Kiko delivers English speech to international convention

Crown Princess Kiko delivers an English speech to the International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy.

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Hundreds of Japanese traditional crafts on display

A department store in Tokyo showcases around 600 Japanese traditional crafts.

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Japan condemns North Korea missile launch

Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide condemns North Korea’s missile launch.

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Tallest waterfall in southwest Japan captured in entirety with drone

The tallest waterfall on Kyushu, one of Japan’s main islands in the southwest, is captured on camera in its entirety for...

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