Opposition lawmaker Shigetoku Kazuhiko grills Prime Minister Kishida Fumio during parliament's question-and-answer sessi...

Japan condemns North Korean missile launches

Japan condemns North Korea over its missile launches just after a series of major diplomatic events in South Korea and J...

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Fourth coronavirus vaccine shots underway in Japan

Japan begins giving the fourth dose of the coronavirus vaccine to the elderly and adults with underlying medical conditi...

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American man arrested for vandalizing Russian store sign in Tokyo

Tokyo police arrest an American man for vandalizing a sign of a Russian store in the Japanese capital.

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Russia and China fly bombers in Japan's air zone

Russia and China fly bombers in Japan's air defense identification zone as the four-way summit between Japan, the United...

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Tokyo Disneyland introduces Premier Access

Tokyo Diseneyland and DisneySea introduced the Premier Access.

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Quad leaders agree that unilateral attempt to change status quo by force is unacceptable

Japanese Prime Minister Kishida holds a news conference following the Quad summit, saying that the four leaders agreed t...

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Japan, US, Australia and India hold Quad summit

The leaders of Japan, US, Australia and India hold a meeting in Tokyo.

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Biden meets families of Japanese nationals abducted by North Korea

US President Joe Biden meets the families of Japanese nationals abducted by North Korea.

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Portable shrines return to Sanja Matsuri for the first time in three years

Sanja Matsuri, one of the largest Shinto festivals in Tokyo, is held in the Asakusa district on May 21 and 22.

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