A bottle of natsumikan-flavored salad dressing (Photo by Chae-soo Choi)
OMIYAGE FROM JAPAN: Refreshing taste of 'natsumikan' orange makes...
Editor's note: This series showcases various kinds of "omiyage" (souvenirs) from around Japan. We introduce you to "must-buy" items that you can get at prefecture-operated shops for promoting local tourism products in Tokyo....
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University of Tokyo research building explores world of...
Historic float from Edo Period makes 'comeback' at Gion Festival
A computer generated image of what the exhibition space for the reconstructed version of the lost face of the "Tower of the Sun" by Taro Okamoto will look like. (Provided by the Osaka prefectural government)
Lost face of Expo '70's iconic 'Tower of the Sun' to rise again
SUITA, Osaka Prefecture--A giant face that mysteriously vanished decades ago from the famed "Tower of the Sun" designed by the late contemporary artist Taro Okamoto will be reconstructed for a permanent exhibition.
Universal Studios to showcase attraction themed on 'Attack on...
PHOTO: Lesser pandas the really cool exhibits at Okayama zoo
Tourists beating the heat in cool lava cave at the foot of Mount...
 "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal" ((c) Naoko Takeuchi/ PNP/ KODANSHA/ TOEI ANIMATION)
ANIME NEWS: New 'Sailor Moon' audience hits 1 million in just 2...
The new "Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal" series began its much-anticipated worldwide simulcast July 5, with the first episode gaining one million views in two days.
ANIME NEWS: English-dubbed 'JoJo's Bizarre Adventure' makes U.S....
ANIME NEWS: Ghost in the Shell Art Exhibition set to hit Tokyo,...
ANIME NEWS: Jump SQ is putting out 2-part 'Rurouni Kenshin'...
Keiichi Sato (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
New 'Saint Seiya' feature wows audiences with gritty realism
A new feature film adaptation of the popular "Saint Seiya" manga and anime franchise has hit Japanese theaters for the first time in 10 years.
Japanese female directors, short films show increased presence at...
ONE TAKE ON JAPANESE CINEMA: Two provocative new films go to...
ONE TAKE ON JAPANESE CINEMA: Mipo Oh 'shines light' on Hokkaido...
Scoop cake (Photo by Katsumi Oyama)
JAPANESE HOME COOKING: Summer is a good time for “scoop cake”...
The summer holidays have begun, so cooking expert Masayo Waki has come up with a “scoop cake” parents can make with their children.
JAPANESE HOME COOKING: Sugar removes edge from curry-flavored...
JAPANESE HOME COOKING: Grilled bell peppers make colorful dish to...
JAPANESE HOME COOKING: Meat and potatoes simmered with tomatoes on ...

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