Traffic restrictions in place around Tokyo Games venues

Traffic restrictions in place around Tokyo Games venues

Traffic restrictions are in place around some Tokyo Games venues in the lead-up to the major sporting event.

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Tokyo starts mass vaccination of police officers and firefighters

Tokyo starts mass vaccination of police officers and firefighters

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government begins its mass coronavirus vaccination of police officers and firefighters at the for...

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Robot to protect medical workers treating coronavirus patients

Robot to protect medical workers treating coronavirus patients

Researchers have developed a robot designed to protect medical workers who are treating coronavirus patients by enabling...

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Opinion poll shows falling public support for Suga Cabinet

Opinion poll shows falling public support for Suga Cabinet

An opinion poll by Nippon TV and the Yomiuri Shimbun shows that public support for Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihid...

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Kyoto on brink of bankruptcy

Kyoto on brink of bankruptcy

The city of Kyoto comes up with reform plans as the ancient Japanese capital is on the verge of bankruptcy.

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Man finds golden turtle in southwestern Japan

Man finds golden turtle in southwestern Japan

A man finds a unique golden turtle in Oita Prefecture.

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Prime Minister Suga's Tokyo Olympic reception scrapped

Prime Minister Suga's Tokyo Olympic reception scrapped

Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide's Tokyo Olympic reception is scrapped amid the ongoing coronavirus epidemic.

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Japan ships 1.24 mil. COVID vaccine doses to Taiwan

Japan ships 1.24 mil. COVID vaccine doses to Taiwan

Japan sends 1.24 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Taiwan.

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Nissan ready to commit to carbon neutrality with new car

Nissan ready to commit to carbon neutrality with new car

Nissan starts accepting preorders for its new electric car.

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Japan's Olympic cheerleader peps up South Sudan athletes

Japan's Olympic cheerleader peps up South Sudan athletes

A Japanese woman who serves as an unofficial Olympic cheerleader peps up South Sudanese athletes who are training in Ma...

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