ANALYSIS: China gets in way of Japan, India agreement
Concerns about China were apparently the major stumbling block in inconclusive summit talks between the leaders of Japan and India in Tokyo on Sept. 1.
Japan and India vow to boost strategic ties during summit
Japan and India agreed on Sept. 1 to strengthen strategic ties as Asia's second and third biggest economies keep a wary eye on a rising China, and said they would accelerate talks...
Protesters opposed to the restart of idled nuclear reactors gather in front of the Diet building in Tokyo on Aug. 30. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
LDP dismisses idea of using ‘hate speech’ restrictions against ...
The ruling Liberal Democratic Party rejected the idea of using “hate speech” regulations to silence anti-nuclear protesters after the suggestion sparked befuddlement and anger among opposition politicians and citizens.
INSIGHT: Japan, India joining hands to counter China’s ‘String ...
Two Osprey aircraft participate in U.S. disaster exercise from...
Australia leans toward buying Japan subs to upgrade fleet
Rie Ikehara, a resident of Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, is looking for the owner of a "yosegaki Hinomaru" flag that she purchased on an Internet auction site. (Kyosuke Yamamoto)
Citizens bid for wartime Hinomaru flags, soldiers' mementos to...
Browsing an Internet auction site, Rie Ikehara felt chagrined to see a listing for a World War II-era Japanese rising sun flag, apparently given to a soldier prior to shipping out for the battlefield.
Dengue fever cases jump to 34 as outbreak spreads around Japan
Tokyo to send SDF servicewoman to NATO
X-ray reveals hidden mini tower inside statue of ancient Buddhist...
Mei Shigenobu (Photo by Motooki Hayasaka)
Daughter of imprisoned Japanese Red Army leader talks about her...
"Children of the Revolution," a documentary about terrorist leaders Fusako Shigenobu and Ulrike Meinhof, has special resonance for Japan as one of the women is the imprisoned Japanese Red Army leader.
Interview with Donald Keene: I turned wartime enemies into friends ...
U.S. aid volunteer becomes tsunami disaster-zone ambassador to the ...
Retired anime giant Miyazaki to receive honorary Oscar
Shinji Kagawa (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
Soccer/ Japan midfielder Kagawa returns to Dortmund
BERLIN--Japan midfielder Shinji Kagawa returned to Borussia Dortmund on Aug. 31, signing a four-year contract with last season's Bundesliga runners-up after two disappointing years at Manchester United.
Tireless Chukyo finally wins 50-inning marathon in high school...
SWIMMING/ Hagino edges Phelps in 200m individual medley at Pan...
MLB/ Yankees' Tanaka begins work to return to mound

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