Japanese Entertainment

Hayao Miyazaki Says That Again: "I'm not Quitting."

The legendary anime creator of "Spirited Away", "My Neighbor ...

Japanese Life & Culture

How about a Templetel for Lodging in Japan?

Believe or not, many a foreign tourist turns to a Buddhist temple ...

Tech and Japan

Moon Probe "Hakuto" to Challenge 5oom+ Lunar Run

This follows up the earlier episode on Japan's challenge to the ...

News / May 28, 2017

Shinjuku's Tourist Info Station Drawing Over 100 Thousand Visitors

Here's a valuable info for foreign tourists on a visit of Japan - perhaps this might help some of you currently touring Tokyo.

Japanese Entertainment / May 26, 2017

Japanese Film "HIKARI (RADIANCE)" Nominated at Cannes Film Festival

The French international film festival in Cannes nominated a Japanese film to contend for the Palme d'Or amid a round of applause, May 23.

Sports and Japan / May 23, 2017

The Phoniest Split Decision Ever in WBA Boxing

There have been not a few queer decisions in the modern history of professional boxing but none queerer than the world championship bout between Ryota Murata of Japan and the Frenchman Hassan N'Dam at Ariake Coliseum, May 20 night.

Business and Japan / May 22, 2017

Tourbillion Pokemon of Romain Jerome Worth $258,000

Believe you me, a Pokemon product worth 260 thousand dollars is now marketed by the Swiss watch maker Romain Jerome in the form of a classy Tourbillion model after Pokemon.

Japanese Entertainment / May 21, 2017

Hayao Miyazaki Says That Again: "I'm not Quitting."

The legendary anime creator of "Spirited Away", "My Neighbor Totoro", etc., Hayao Miyazaki says he is again taking back his retirement pledge made four years ago and already making what he calls "his ultimate animated feature film", Studio Ghibli bared May 19.

Sports and Japan / 21:48 PM

The Phoniest Split Decision Ever in WBA Boxing

There have been not a few queer decisions in the modern history of professional boxing but none queerer than the world championship bout between Ryota Murata of Japan and the Frenchman Hassan N'Dam at Ariake Coliseum, May 20 night.

Business and Japan / 22:05 PM

Tourbillion Pokemon of Romain Jerome Worth $258,000

Believe you me, a Pokemon product worth 260 thousand dollars is now marketed by the Swiss watch maker Romain Jerome in the form of a classy Tourbillion model after Pokemon.

Japanese Entertainment / 22:13 PM

Hayao Miyazaki Says That Again: "I'm not Quitting."

The legendary anime creator of "Spirited Away", "My Neighbor Totoro", etc., Hayao Miyazaki says he is again taking back his retirement pledge made four years ago and already making what he calls "his ultimate animated feature film", Studio Ghibli bared May 19.

News / 21:54 PM

Princess Mako to Wed ICU Classmate

A delightful news flashed across the nation yesterday as the first daughter of Thier Highnesses Fumihito and Kiko of Akishinonomiya, Princess Mako, has found her husband in the person of the commoner Mr. Kei Komuro of Yokohama - ex-classmate at International Christian University.