Processed video sheds light on black smoke at Fukushima Daiichi

Processed video sheds light on black smoke at Fukushima Daiichi

Footage of explosions at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant reprocessed by Nippon TV using state-of-the-art techn...

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Mt. Unzen eruption site to be preserved as disaster remains

Mt. Unzen eruption site to be preserved as disaster remains

Locals in southwestern Japan begin digging up areas devastated by the 1991 eruption at Mt. Unzen as part of efforts to p...

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Toyota revises up operating profit projection for FY 2020 again

Toyota revises up operating profit projection for FY 2020 again

Toyota Motor revises up its operating profit projection for fiscal 2020 again to 2 trillion yen despite the coronavirus ...

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Commemorating 20th anniversary of Ehime Maru collision with US submarine

Commemorating 20th anniversary of Ehime Maru collision with US submarine

Survivors and bereaved families of victims of the fatal collision between high school fishing training ship Ehime Maru a...

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Average monthly pay in Japan for 2020 down 1.2%

Average monthly pay in Japan for 2020 down 1.2%

The average monthly pay for people working in Japan stood at 318,299 yen in 2020, down 1.2 percent from a year earlier.

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Sub collides with ship off southwestern Japan

Sub collides with ship off southwestern Japan

The Maritime Self-Defense Force’s submarine collides with a commercial ship off southwestern Japan.

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Masks for musical instruments

Masks for musical instruments

Masks have become an everyday necessity in the coronavirus age, and now there are masks for musical instruments.

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39% approve of Suga Cabinet

39% approve of Suga Cabinet

The approval rating for Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide’s Cabinet stood at 39 percent in February’s public opinion poll by...

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Ex-CEO of McDonald's Japan arrested over assault

Ex-CEO of McDonald's Japan arrested over assault

Police arrest Harada Eiko, former CEO of McDonald’s Japan, for allegedly beating his wife.

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Life-size Hina dolls for girls' festival in Japan

Life-size Hina dolls for girls' festival in Japan

Life-size "Hina" dolls are on display at a historic inn in Shizuoka Prefecture, southwest of Tokyo, for the doll festiva...

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