The government respects the decision made by the Nuclear Regulation Authority to resume plants that it considers meet safety standards: govt
The police are investigating the possibility it had crashed during a flight.
Previous visits and offerings to the controversial Yasukuni shrine have drawn sharp rebukes from China and South Korea.
The Fukui District Court ordered the operator not to restart the reactors at the plant, rejecting regulators’ safety approval for the facility.
Japan deployed a shape-shifting remote-controlled robot to to assess for the first time the radiation levels since the 2011 tsunami.
Tokyo will set a target of cutting gas emissions “by at least 20 per cent by 2030, from 2005 levels.”
Godzilla has stomped so many Japan buildings that the monster is getting appointed special resident and tourism ambassador.
In Palau, half of the estimated 16,200 war-dead are still unaccounted for more than 60 years after the search began.
Okawa, the daughter of a kimono maker, said at a birthday celebration last month that her life seemed rather short.
Although addresses to both houses by foreign leaders are fairly rare, Abe’s will be the third this year.
US first lady Michelle Obama was treated to the serene Japanese tradition as she ended her visit to Japan.
Foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan are set to meet in Seoul for their first trilateral talks in 3 years.
Education is the starting point for opportunity: Michelle Obama
Obama is visiting Japan and Cambodia to highlight cooperation on helping girls finish their educations.
Police is investigating phone calls threatening to kill US Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and another American envoy.