Only 1,100 lucky audience members were there to hear the yet-to-be published short story “Kaho,” read aloud by bestselling ...
KOYA, Wakayama Prefecture--Mayor Yoshiya Hirano is contemplating slapping visitors to his historic town with an entrance tax.
The Okinawa prefectural government appears to have exhausted its legal options to stop land reclamation work in an area of ...
The United States on Friday said it would honor former Japan Self-Defense Forces soldier Rina Gonoi with the International Women of Courage Award for bringing about change in the Japanese military ...
Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and ruling party lawmaker Ryota Takeda frustrated opposition party members by adding nothing new ...
Asian stocks gained Friday, after U.S. stocks climbed to all-time highs Thursday. U.S. futures edged higher and oil prices ...
Most, if not all, of the crew members of a Japanese fishing boat inundated by radioactive fallout from a U.S. hydrogen bomb ...
ANTWERP, Belgium--A gymnastics world championships here showcased a next-generation look, featuring four to eight video ...
TAIPEI--Taiwan is facing a steady “drip, drip” of Chinese pressure ahead of the inauguration of its next president in May, ...
Nuclear tests continued in the Marshall Islands. On March 1, 1954--exactly 70 years ago--the Castle Bravo hydrogen bomb was ...
Japan has experienced “three instances of exposure" to radiation: the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and fallout ...
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia--The Phnom Penh Post, a newspaper founded in 1992 as Cambodia sought to re-establish stability and ...