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World | Associated Press | Friday August 1, 2014
Japan said on Friday that it will name five uninhabited islands as part of a group in the East China Sea, a move likely to spark anger from other claimants China and Taiwan.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 1, 2014
Osaka police in Tokyo have admitted they did not report more than 81,000 offences over a period of several years in a desperate bid to clean up the region's woeful reputation for street crime.
AssociatedPress | Thursday July 31, 2014
Neymar suffered a serious injury during the FIFA World Cup but appeared fine as he was greeted by 700 fans at Tokyo airport where he will film a commercial.
Thursday July 31, 2014
The greenback was changing hands at 102.82 yen in early Asian trade Thursday, almost flat from New York late Wednesday but sharply up from 102.11 yen in Tokyo earlier Wednesday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe on Wednesday defended his call to cut costs by relocating some venues for the 2020 Olympics, even if it threatens plans for having almost all the facilities close to the athletes village.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Japan announced that it had wrapped up a whale hunt in the Pacific, the second campaign since the UN's top court ordered Tokyo to halt a separate slaughter in the Antarctic.
World | Associated Press | Monday July 28, 2014
Japanese officials are handing out radiation-blocking iodine tablets to people living in the shadow of two nuclear reactors slated to restart this year, underscoring concerns about atomic power after the Fukushima crisis.
Monday July 28, 2014
Tokyo stocks closed more than one percent higher on Friday after a healthy US jobless claims report boosted the dollar against the yen, sending exporter shares higher.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 27, 2014
A volcanic island off Japan's southern coast continues to smoulder with lava flowing from its craters into the sea, new aerial images showed on Friday.
Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
A new scheme will be promoted by the National Sports Development fund that will support India's best medal prospects for Rio de Janeiro 2016 and Tokyo 2020 Olympics and other major sporting events up to 2020 games.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
China on Friday executed a Japanese man for drug offences, according to Tokyo's diplomats and media reports.
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 24, 2014
The UN's humanitarian chief says a ceasefire to stop the violence in Gaza is vital because of the deteriorating situation.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 23, 2014
People who attended the meeting said former Mt. Gox chief gave no clear answer about what happened to their money.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 18, 2014
Japan's child poverty rate has hit a record high, according to a government survey, prompting criticism that Tokyo wasn't doing enough to fix the problem.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 17, 2014
Japan's biggest travel agency is launching a bus tour with some decidedly homegrown touches -- a flying ninja and sword-carrying samurai.
Reuters | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Bankers say New York is a more likely venue as a base for global expansion to build on explosive growth at home.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 16, 2014
A nuclear plant in southern Japan cleared an initial safety hurdle on Wednesday which could make it the first nuclear facility to restart under tough new safety regulations after the industry was idled by the 2011 Fukushima disaster.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
A wise-cracking humanoid robot called Pepper whose makers claim can read people's emotions was unveiled in Tokyo last month.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 16, 2014
"(The company) is evaluating a potential listing in Japan and/or the United States," it said in a statement.
Reuters | Tuesday July 15, 2014
While Line is said to have applied for the IPO around two weeks ago, reports of the move only came out on Tuesday.