Once again Taiji’s dolphin hunters are readying their nets and sharpening their steel rods for a season of capturing and killing. Pods of dolphins will be corralled into Japan’s most infamous cove, where they will be selected either for sale or slaughter.
TOKYO (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is wooing Japanese businesses with a promise of “red carpet” treatment rather than the bureaucratic red tape India is notorious for.
TOKYO (AP) — Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the U.S. and Europe, but didn’t arrive at stores here until February.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan has reported 19 new cases of dengue fever, most of them thought to have been contracted during visits to popular Yoyogi Park in downtown Tokyo.
TOKYO (AP) — On national disaster prevention day, Japan’s government is urging people to stock up on toilet paper, because more than 40 percent of the nation’s supply comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.
Thai junta forces human rights group to cancel release of report
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 6:01PM UTC
Modi promises red carpet for Japanese firms in India
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 5:24PM UTC
Philippine House rejects Aquino impeachment
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 5:20PM UTC
SKorean soldiers face homicide charges over hazing death
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 5:16PM UTC
Philippines: Anti-China group arrested for attempted firebombing
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 5:13PM UTC
Dethroned Burma beauty queen refuses to return $100,000 tiara
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 3:00PM UTC