Sports and Japan

High School Homerun King Stretched Record to 100

How about a story of a high school baseball hero for a change?

Sports and Japan

Ishikawa-Yoshimura Won Gold Medals in WTTC Mix Doubles, Dusseldorf

At the World Tabe Tennis Championships in Dusseldorf, Japan's ...

Japanese Entertainment

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

The French international film festival in Cannes nominated a ...

Japanese Life & Culture / June 22, 2017

Sota Fujii Stretched Winning Streak to 28 to Tie All-time Record

A historic feat was displayed on June 21 in Osaka as the legendary 14-year-old 4-dan Shogi player, Sota Fujii, won his 28th game of his professional career since his debut in last October to tie the all-time record marked 30 years ago by Hiroshi Kamiya 8-dan.

Business and Japan / June 21, 2017

Tea-fed Beef to Beef Up Popularity of Japan's Top Tea Country: Shizuoka

Top Sukiyaki beef comes either from Kobe or Matsuzaka and possibly from Omi, Maekawa, etc., or you nake it.

News / June 19, 2017

Tourist Pollution? in Kyoto

The story has to do with a disturbing movement in one of Japan's most charming tourist town - Kyoto.

Business and Japan / June 18, 2017

Seat-In-Coach Now Available to Tour Japan by Bus

A great news afoot for foreign tourists: an extensive sightseeing bus service is currently under study by nine bus service operators from Hokkaido to Kyushu to provide a Japanese equivalent of the so-called seat-in-coach service common in the western countries.

Business and Japan / June 16, 2017

Honda's Sportbike Series CBR1000RR Up for Total Renewal

Honda remodeled its top sportbike BR1000 RR series this spring for the first time in nine years, succeeding in mass production of a light Titan-made fuel tank for the first time in the world in Kumamoto where the aftereffects of the earthquake remain everywhere.

News / 23:28 PM

Tourist Pollution? in Kyoto

The story has to do with a disturbing movement in one of Japan's most charming tourist town - Kyoto.

Business and Japan / 23:47 PM

Seat-In-Coach Now Available to Tour Japan by Bus

A great news afoot for foreign tourists: an extensive sightseeing bus service is currently under study by nine bus service operators from Hokkaido to Kyushu to provide a Japanese equivalent of the so-called seat-in-coach service common in the western countries.

Business and Japan / 01:34 AM

Honda's Sportbike Series CBR1000RR Up for Total Renewal

Honda remodeled its top sportbike BR1000 RR series this spring for the first time in nine years, succeeding in mass production of a light Titan-made fuel tank for the first time in the world in Kumamoto where the aftereffects of the earthquake remain everywhere.

Sports and Japan / 00:11 AM

Shuhei Tada Clocked 9.94 Seconds in 100m Dash

Though with a tailwind of 4.5 m per second, Shuhei Tada, junior at Kansei Gakuin University, clocked 9.94 seconds in a 100m dash race in Kanagawa, June 10.