February 16, 2013
The 2013 Hyper Japan London festival will get under way July 26 and organizer Cross Media Ltd. said its expects 65,000 fans to attend.
February 10, 2013
One early afternoon in London's financial district, tea drinkers are taking sanctuary from the hustle of the street in a bar with an unusual theme.
November 05, 2012
Japan Airlines (JAL) will deploy the first JAL Sky Suite 777 between Tokyo (Narita) and London Heathrow from Jan. 9, 2013, the company has announced.
October 03, 2012
"A man's face is his resume" goes an aphorism from the Showa Era (1926-1989). It continues with, "A woman's face is a bill." Apparently, it means that maintaining beauty costs...
August 25, 2012
LONDON -- This year's Paralympics are expected to draw their largest ever live television audience -- except in the United States, where events will receive only minimal...
August 07, 2012
For the country that invented judo, the Japanese men's team's performance at the London Olympics hit home with a resounding thud.
July 28, 2012
The name Wenlock probably doesn't ring any bells for most Japanese people. The strange name belongs to the even stranger-looking mascot of the London Olympics, whose odd design ...
June 19, 2012
LONDON--Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi started a week-long visit to Britain on June 19, telling hundreds of students and academics that time alone will not heal the ...
March 21, 2012
An athlete planning to compete in the 2012 London Paralympic Games has published a calendar featuring her posing seminude with her prosthetic leg to help finance her trip and...
March 12, 2012
From New York to Vienna to Bangkok, people young and old around the world prayed for victims of the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami on the first anniversary of the...
March 01, 2012
The Docklands, a district facing the Thames in eastern London, used to be one of the world's largest trade centers.
September 12, 2011
JINAN, China -- Nadeshiko Japan wrapped up the women's soccer Asian Olympic qualifiers with a 1-0 victory over China at Jinan Olympic Sports Center on Sept. 11 to finish top of ...
September 08, 2011
Nadeshiko Japan earned a berth at the 2012 London Olympics on Sept. 8, thanks to Australia's 1-0 victory over host China in an Asian qualifying match a few hours after Japan...
September 05, 2011
Forward Nahomi Kawasumi netted the only goal as Nadeshiko Japan defeated Australia 1-0 on Sept. 5, marking the team's third straight victory and inching it closer to a spot at...
September 01, 2011
Japan Post Bank opened an office in London on Sept. 1 and plans to set up shop in Hong Kong next month, the banking arm of the Japan Post Group said Aug. 31.
August 27, 2011
PARIS -- Japanese women have dominated the lightweight divisions at the World Judo Championships, adding more fuel to the already tight competition over who will secure the one ...
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