Liborio Solis, stripped of his WBA super-flyweight champion belt overnight for being overweight, beat IBF holder Daiki Kameda on a split decision in what would have been a unification title bout in Os
The United States is “deeply concerned” about China’s new air zone, Vice President Joe Biden said before meetings Tuesday with Japanese leaders eager to shore up US support in their bitter tussle with Beijing.
Robot researc-hers in Japan have proved what entertainers from Elvis Presley to Miley Cyrus knew all along: the secret is in the hips.
Francis Ford Coppola was reunited on Tuesday with the typewriter he used while working on Apocalypse Now, nearly four decades after he left it in a Tokyo hotel room.
A typhoon, described as the “strongest in 10 years,” was closing in on Japan Tuesday, on a path that will take it towards the precarious Fukushima nuclear power plant.
Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur fought back from a first set loss to claim victory on Sunday against Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 in the Japan Women’s Open final.
Japan neglected carrying out safety checks on at least 40 per cent of nuclear reactor parts exported over a decade, a report said Monday, in the latest controversy to strike its troubled nuclear industry.
A fire broke out at a hospital in southern Japan early Friday, killing 10 people, the police and fire department said. Fukuoka prefectural police said another 8 people were injured in the fire at an orthopedic hospital that apparently started while patients were sleeping.
Toyota on Friday unveiled the next generation of cars featuring an auto pilot system that will swerve to avoid collisions and also keep to the middle of the road, all without drivers touching the wheel.
Britain’s Lewis Hamilton on Tuesday rowed back on his suggestion that Sebastien Vettel’s Formula One dominance was a turn-off for fans, hailing the German as a “true champion”.