Strong earthquake measuring 6.2 hits off Japan's Hokkaido island; no tsunami threat - JMA
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 62km E of Hakodate, Japan
Japan's Cabinet approves bill to introduce new visa categories for foreign workers, to address shrinking workforce
China engaging in behaviour that is troubling Japan, India and others: US National Security Advisor John Bolton
India's Modi and Japan's Abe draw closer as Tokyo woos Beijing
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Video: launch of UAE KhalifaSat
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UAE launches satellite KhalifaSat from Tanegashima Space Centre in Japan
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe thanks Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a phone call for help in rescue of a Japanese journalist held hostage in Syria – Turkish presidential source
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Jumpei Yasuda: My name is Jumpei Yasuda, Japanese journalist. I have been held in Syria for 14 months. I'm in safe condition. Thank you very much." Japan ? Footage of Jumpei Yasuda at immigration facility in Turkey
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Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda has been released after 3 years in captivity.
USAF MC-130H 88-0264 SHOOK11 and USAF MC-130J 12-5763 SHOOK12 Arrived into Kadena AB, Okinawa at 0831z from a mission towards the southwest
Outbreak of rubella in Japan. Clinicians, ask patients about any upcoming travel to Japan and make sure all travelers are up to date on their routine vaccines, including MMR
KCNA: "The acts of the Abe government will only make the international community know better about the political and moral arrogance of small-minded Japs and their true colors as peace disturbers. Its arrogant words and deeds will precipitate Japan's complete isolation."
At a news conference Thursday aboard the helicopter carrier Kaga, berthed at Singapore's Changi Naval Base, Rear Adm. Tatsuya Fukuda said it was "just a coincidence" that the 2 Japanese ships were visiting Singapore at the same time as the "ASEAN Defense Ministers-Plus" meeting.
15-year-old boy is arrested in connection with stabbing of his grandparents in Wako, north of Tokyo
Japan's largest ship, the Kaga, visits Singapore
: Prime Minister @AbeShinzo of Japan has been working with me to help balance out the one-sided Trade with Japan. These are some of the investments they are making in our Country - just the beginning.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 37km SE of Hasaki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 40km ESE of Ishinomaki, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 7km ESE of Asahi, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 - 19km E of Tomakomai, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 53km ESE of Kamaishi, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 41km E of Namie, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 29km E of Tomakomai, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 12km N of Shinshiro, Japan
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he will coordinate closely with Japan during denuclearisation talks with North Korea and promises to raise the issue of the abductions of Japanese citizens in his meetings in Pyongyang
Japanese troops stormed a beach in the Philippines Saturday in joint exercises with US and Filipino troops that officials said marked the first time Tokyo's armored vehicles rolled on foreign soil since World War II.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 27km ESE of Chitose, Japan
Earthquake of magnitude 5.4 - 37km E of Tomakomai, Japan
1 month ago
Japan just launched something potentially revolutionary - their 11th Soryu class submarine uses high capacity lithium-ion batteries.