Lawson convenience store selling over 10,000 books opens north of Tokyo

Lawson convenience store selling over 10,000 books opens north of Tokyo

A Lawson convenience store selling more than 10,000 books opens in Saitama Prefecture, north of Tokyo.

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With 50 days to go until Tokyo Olympics, host communities are at loss on preparations

With 50 days to go until Tokyo Olympics, host communities are at loss on preparations

With 50 days to go until the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics, local areas set to host the competition are at a lo...

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Department store giant launches sustainable clothing

Department store giant launches sustainable clothing

Department store giant Takashimaya showcases its collection of sustainable clothing.

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UN Secretary-General calls for Japan to abolish coal-fired power plants

UN Secretary-General calls for Japan to abolish coal-fired power plants

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for Japan to step up efforts to abolish coal-fired power plants.

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Anti-groper campaign kicks off ahead of summer

Anti-groper campaign kicks off ahead of summer

Police kick off an anti-groper campaign ahead of summer.

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Vaccinations for Japan's Olympians begin

Vaccinations for Japan's Olympians begin

Coronavirus vaccinations for Japan’s Olympic team members begin at the National Training Center in Tokyo.

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Australian softball team arrives at training camp site north of Tokyo

Australian softball team arrives at training camp site north of Tokyo

Members of the Australian softball team arrive at their pre-Olympic training camp site in Gunma Prefecture, north of Tok...

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Restrictions eased amid extended virus emergency in Japan

Restrictions eased amid extended virus emergency in Japan

Facilities such as department stores, movie theaters, museums and amusement parks reopen in Tokyo and Osaka as restricti...

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Japanese companies cooperate in coronavirus vaccine rollout

Japanese companies cooperate in coronavirus vaccine rollout

Japanese companies are cooperating in implementing the coronavirus vaccine rollout in the country.

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Next-generation train unveiled in Tochigi

Next-generation train unveiled in Tochigi

Officials unveil a train for the next-generation light rail transit system scheduled to begin operating in 2023 in Tochi...

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