Covers all things Japan and sometimes East Asia—from social issues, politics, working life and quirky what-did-I-just-read pieces.
“Please fb help me find my daughter,” a father wrote on Facebook. His worst fear was confirmed hours later.
Grieving families are seen in tears after a gunman opened fire in a Texas elementary school, killing at least 21 people.
“We’ve come to understand that if there’s an American base, then these crimes are bound to happen.”
The Japanese school argued that women are more mature than men of the same age and have an unfair advantage in admission tests.
Some $358,000 mysteriously showed up in the 24-year-old’s bank account one day in April. He spent it all.
Japan will accept a grand total of 50 tourists this month.
The city hopes to attract younger residents to counteract its aging population in housing complexes.
A change in the age of adulthood has raised legal and moral questions about the Japanese porn industry.
“It is inappropriate and extremely regrettable,” a Japanese official said of the comparison. Some war historians beg to differ.
Move aside, Salt Bae.
The 43-year-old former actor was arrested days after he staged a protest at a clinic inoculating children against the coronavirus.
A Japanese court has ordered the 59-year-old driver’s employer to pay back wages that had been docked for the lateness.