NK media demands 'compensation' from Japan
Japan would not be able to live confidently in the international community without repenting, apologising and paying compensation for its wrongdoing, said the Rodong Sinmun newspaper, which is run by the Worker's Party. "Our people have not forgotten ...
Japan's Abe says willing to meet with North Korea's Kim
Japan's Abe open to summit with N. Korea's Kim
Why Japan is landing hopping robots on an asteroid
Japan has landed two hopping robots onto asteroid Ryugu as part of the Hayabusa2 mission. It's Japan's second mission to an asteroid, where it plans to return some samples of Ryugu to Earth by the early 2020s. So that scientists can study the samples ...
How Japan's hopping rover nailed the first ever asteroid landing
Japan's space agency releases first images of asteroid surface
Japanese magazine to close after Abe ally's 'homophobic' article
A prominent magazine in Japan is to close after an outcry over an allegedly homophobic article written by a rightwing MP from the ruling Liberal Democratic party. The Shincho 45 said it would halt publication amid the continuing controversy over the ...
Japan to change ASWJ noodle wheat blend from Jan 2019: sources
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Singapore — Japan Flour Millers' Association decided to change the ASWJ noodle blend ratio to 80% Australian Noodle Wheat 1 or ANW2 and 20% Australian Premium White Noodle for the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries tender specifications ...
Special throne for Japan's next emperor arrives in Tokyo
The special imperial throne to be used for the coronation of Japan's new emperor has arrived in Tokyo from an ancient imperial palace in Kyoto more than a year ahead of time. Crown Prince Naruhito will become Japan's next emperor on May 1 of next year, ...
Elaborate throne for Japan's next emperor arrives in Tokyo
Japan is developing a hard-to-intercept supersonic bomb to stop a Chinese island invasion
Involved in several territorial disputes with its neighbors, Japan is developing a new hard-to-intercept standoff supersonic glide bomb to defend the islands it presently controls. Given tensions in the East China Sea over the Senkaku/Diaoyu islands ...
Japan Eyes Supersonic Glide Bombs to Protect Disputed Islands from China
WW3 fears: Japan building new generation of SUPERSONIC missiles for WAR with China
Japan vows to cut its nuclear hoard but neighbours fear the opposite
More than 30 years ago, when its economy seemed invincible and the Sony Walkman was ubiquitous, Japan decided to build a recycling plant to turn nuclear waste into nuclear fuel. It was supposed to open in 1997, a feat of advanced engineering that would ...
India Set to Overtake Japan as No. 3 Economy by 2030
3 spot by 2030, according to a report by HSBC Holdings Plc. The South Asian giant was seen as “among the most striking” gainers in the bank's long-term rankings, leap-frogging Germany and Japan largely on account of the economy's rapid growth and a ...
India Set To Overtake Japan As No. 3 Economy By 2030: Report
Indian Economy Will Overtake Japan to be No.3 by 2030: Report
Young single people in Japan aren't having sex and the reason is proving fatal
Almost half of single young men and women in Japan are virgins. Up to 70 per cent of millennials aren't in a relationship but their desire to marry one day remains. In a country where birth rates are crashing, the stats have been blamed on everything ...
Japan woman arrested for leaving baby's body in locker
Tokyo police have arrested a 49-year-old woman suspected of leaving her stillborn baby in a coin locker for several years. Emiri Suzaki turned herself in to the police and confessed that she had stored the body since suffering a stillbirth "four or ...
Japan woman held over keeping dead baby in lockers 'for years'
Mother arrested after keeping stillborn baby's body in Tokyo coin locker for years