Japan marks 75th anniversary of end of World War Two

Japan marks 75th anniversary of end of World War Two

Organizers scale back the event to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II amid the novel coronaviru...

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Japanese ministers visit war linked Yasukuni shrine

Japanese ministers visit war linked Yasukuni shrine

Four members of Prime Minister Abe Shinzo's Cabinet visit the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine.

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Virtual Reality revives wartime Hiroshima

Virtual Reality revives wartime Hiroshima

A group of local high school students revives wartime Hiroshima using VR technology.

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Nagasaki marks 75th A-bomb anniversary

Nagasaki marks 75th A-bomb anniversary

Nearly 500 people commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Nagasaki atomic bombing on Sunday amid the coronavirus pandemi...

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Central Japan Railway increases number of bullet trains per hour

Central Japan Railway increases number of bullet trains per hour

Central Japan Railway Company increases the number of Nozomi bullet trains to 12 per hour.

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When the food comes, keep your mask on

When the food comes, keep your mask on

Japan's Italian restaurant chain Saizeriya invents a way for customers to dine out while still wearing their mask.

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Japan's best sommelier

Japan's best sommelier

A competition takes place in Tokyo to decide Japan's best sommelier.

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Oldest storyteller of Nagasaki atomic bombing goes global

Oldest storyteller of Nagasaki atomic bombing goes global

At the age of 93, storyteller Tsuiki Shohei continues to talk about his experiences of the 1945 atomic bombing of Nagasa...

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Japan to consider certifying Hiroshima plaintiffs as "Hibakusha"

Japan to consider certifying Hiroshima plaintiffs as "Hibakusha"

Prime Minister Abe Shinzo considers whether to certify a group of Hiroshima plaintiffs as A-bomb survivors, which would ...

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Hiroshima marks 75th A-bomb anniversary

Hiroshima marks 75th A-bomb anniversary

Nearly 800 people, less than a tenth of the usual number of attendees, commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Hiroshima...

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