The Olympics are scheduled to take place from July 24 to August 9, 2020.
16 Dec 2019 7:45 PM
The sex slaves issue has been a source of a painful dispute between South Korea and Japan.
08 Dec 2019 11:37 AM
The same father said his eldest daughter was married but his youngest, a doctor living in the US, is single at the age of 34.
06 Dec 2019 3:34 PM
He has been arrested on suspicion of 'fraudulent obstruction of business', the spokesman added.
03 Dec 2019 3:34 PM
He was in office for five years from November 1982 to November 1987,
29 Nov 2019 1:00 PM
At least 74,000 people died from the atomic bomb unleashed on the city in western Japan.
24 Nov 2019 4:26 PM
Written by Inoue, song, 'Protect all Life - Signs of the Times', is based on theme of Pope's Japan visit and was partly composed using AI.
20 Nov 2019 1:42 PM
The 65-year-old is also the second-longest-serving leader of the Group of Seven major economies behind only German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
20 Nov 2019 10:49 AM
OPEC+ on Jan 1 this year cut output by 1.2 million barrels per day (bpd), and in July, renewed the pact until March 2020.
15 Nov 2019 3:41 PM
Though the empress, dressed in robes with a long train, also appears, she does not follow him in.
14 Nov 2019 3:57 PM
Toyota Motor Corp's profit for the second fiscal quarter totaled USD 5.4 billion, up from 585 billion yen last year.
07 Nov 2019 2:42 PM
The Asian nation’s staging of the event, which kicked off on Sept. 20, has been a huge success.
01 Nov 2019 8:14 PM
Two weeks ago, Typhoon Hagibis caused widespread flooding and left more than 80 people dead or presumed dead across Japan.
26 Oct 2019 11:31 AM
Hisahito, 13, the lone royal male in his generation, is second in line to throne after his father Crown Prince Akishino.
18 Oct 2019 12:17 PM
As per Cabinet Office, around 5,500 people remain housed in shelters and more than 2,30,000 people had been evacuated ahead of the storm.
16 Oct 2019 6:43 PM
By Tuesday morning, some 34,000 households were still without power, and 133,000 homes had no water.
15 Oct 2019 12:15 PM
Japan's military deployed helicopters to rescue people seen in aerial footage standing on balconies waving towels to attract attention.
13 Oct 2019 9:59 AM
It was the second paternity leave harassment case to be heard in Japan in recent weeks.
09 Oct 2019 1:05 PM
The dramatic move by House of Representatives Democrats compounded investors’ anxieties.
25 Sep 2019 12:55 PM
The company has not given a specific timeline for the resumption of full output.
17 Sep 2019 10:33 AM