|Why N Korean 'ghost ships' are turning up in Japan|
Added: 13.12.2017 5:56 | 0 views | 0 comments
Another presumed North Korean vessel has washed up on Japan's shores, with at least one dead body on board.
|Why Japanese buckets sell for thousands|
Added: 13.12.2017 0:10 | 0 views | 0 comments
It's hard to imagine the humble bucket being a work of art, but those made by Shuji Nakagawa in his Kyoto studio go for thousands of dollars and have a loyal following.
|Charles Jenkins, US Army sergeant who defected to North Korea, dies|
Added: 12.12.2017 7:22 | 0 views | 0 comments
A former US Army sergeant who defected to North Korea while stationed on the Korean Peninsula at the height of the Cold War has died in Japan at the age of 77.
|Japan to buy long-range missiles|
Added: 08.12.2017 6:20 | 0 views | 0 comments
Japan will for the first time buy long-range missiles to counter the country's "increasingly severe" national security situation, Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said.
|US ship that fired first WWII shots found|
Added: 08.12.2017 1:30 | 0 views | 0 comments
The wreckage of the USS Ward has been found off the coast of the Philippines. The Ward is credited with sinking a Japanese submarine shortly before the attack on Pearl Harbor.
|'Ghost ships' keep washing up on Japan's shores|
Added: 07.12.2017 23:23 | 0 views | 0 comments
Ghost ships are washing up on Japan's shores, sometimes with fishermen from North Korea, sometimes with skeletons. How desperate are these people?
|On the job with one of Japan's top female sushi chefs|
Added: 06.12.2017 1:09 | 1 views | 0 comments
Female sushi chefs are a rare sight in Japan.
|What it means to be a mixed-race model in Japan|
Added: 05.12.2017 1:50 | 3 views | 0 comments
For 18-year-old model Rina Fukushi, Tokyo is home. But growing up as a mixed-race child in Japan wasn't always easy. With a Japanese-American father and a Filipina mother, Fukushi was one of a growing number of biracial individuals identifying as "hafu" -- a phonetic play on the English word "half."
|Japan's unstoppable judo double act|
Added: 03.12.2017 3:55 | 1 views | 0 comments
They are Japan's unstoppable brother-sister act. The two rising stars of a sport this country holds in a vice-like grip.
|Glimpsing into Japan's soul|
Added: 01.12.2017 13:52 | 3 views | 0 comments
In an unassuming Tokyo tower block sits the headquarters of a sport at a spiritual crossroads.