# japan - Today’s News
Well that escalated quickly.
# japan - Monday 11 May, 2015
The mother and baby are currently in hospital and are believed to be doing well.
# japan - Tuesday 21 April, 2015
The train broke its own speed record from 2003.
# japan - Thursday 16 April, 2015
Nicola Furlong was killed in a Japanese hotel room in 2012.
# japan - Wednesday 15 April, 2015
The highest court of the UN ruled in March of last year that the research was a fig leaf for commercial hunting.
# japan - Tuesday 14 April, 2015
The Fukushima plant suffered a triple meltdown in 2011.
# japan - Monday 13 April, 2015
A new festival has all the good stuff you need to see.
# japan - Friday 10 April, 2015
It was becoming too dark to continue the operation.
# japan - Sunday 5 April, 2015
Or, geronto-porn to give it a proper title.
# japan - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
More than 70 years later, remains have been recovered.
Misao Okawa celebrated her 117th birthday just last month.
# japan - Friday 27 March, 2015
Shigenori Natori had 12 relatives die in a five-year period, supposedly.
# japan - Monday 9 March, 2015
New CEO Steve Easterbrook faces an uphill challenge to recast as a ‘modern, progressive burger company’
The alarm was raised by a 32-year-old woman who rang police to say her parents had been stabbed.
# japan - Wednesday 4 March, 2015
And obviously the internet has lost it.
# japan - Friday 27 February, 2015
Low-crime Japan has been captivated by the killing.
# japan - Tuesday 24 February, 2015
It’s designed to help lift elderly people in and out of bed. We’re not entirely sure why it’s been designed to look like a bear.
# japan - Saturday 14 February, 2015
“Public smooching is terrorism”
# japan - Sunday 8 February, 2015
Japan is trying to get women into the amateur ranks but going pro is strictly off-limits.
# japan - Friday 6 February, 2015
Today it emerged that the left engine was shut down manually by the crew “for unknown reasons”.
# japan - Sunday 1 February, 2015
Kenji Goto was beheaded by Islamic State militants.
Both US and Japanese authorities are trying to verify the footage.
# japan - Thursday 29 January, 2015
It comes after pink parking spaces – 30 centimeters wider then usual – were introduced for the alleged struggles women have parking in narrow spaces.
# japan - Sunday 25 January, 2015
A video featuring the second hostage calls for the release of Sajida al-Rishawi, sentenced to death in Jordan.
# japan - Saturday 24 January, 2015
It is not yet clear whether the video shows two kidnapped Japanese hostages.
# japan - Friday 23 January, 2015
Japan, the reigning holders, suffered shoot-out defeat to United Arab Emirates.
# japan - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
These events actually happened in Japan.
# japan - Saturday 3 January, 2015
She was reportedly held captive for almost three weeks and repeatedly raped.
# japan - Thursday 1 January, 2015
Hashima, off Japan, is full of ghostly skeletal buildings from its heyday as a mining town where 5,000 people once lived.
# japan - Sunday 28 December, 2014
There was one problem… Japan also wanted to.
# japan - Wednesday 24 December, 2014
Megumi Igarashi raised funds online to pay for a genital-shaped kayak.
# japan - Friday 19 December, 2014
He made his debut 28 years ago.
# japan - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
Customers have been restricted to small portions of fries.
# japan - Monday 15 December, 2014
You will relate.
# japan - Thursday 11 December, 2014
Two gifts wrapped in 28 seconds. TWENTY-EIGHT SECONDS.
# japan - Saturday 6 December, 2014
Supplies of delicious fries – which have to be imported from the US – are dwindling.
# japan - Thursday 4 December, 2014
A lakeside location and an Aeolian harp inspires this meditative space in Japan.
# japan - Saturday 22 November, 2014
Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.