It is the second time a train has left early in Japan in the last six months. The company describes the situation as 'truly inexcusable'.Read the full story ›
In Hokkaido, steel bunkers have become a popular choice for homeowners who fear the threat of missiles.Read the full story ›
An investigation has been launched after a fire ripped through a care home for elderly people in Sapporo, Japan.Read the full story ›
Logan Paul's vlog was filmed in a forest in Japan which is known to be a frequent site of suicides.Read the full story ›
Nagako Tomioka, 58, was reportedly stabbed to death by her brother as she got out of the car at the Tomioka Hachimangu shrine.Read the full story ›
His elder son Crown Prince Naruhito will become the new emperor a day after the abdication.Read the full story ›
An apparent fireball was seen over Japan on Tuesday night.
The object, which was seen over southern skies, disappeared after emitting a powerful green light.
It is thought it was caused by a fragment of an asteroid burning up in the Earth's atmosphere.
Eight of those who were on board have been found by a search and rescue operation near the coast of Japan.Read the full story ›
Donald Trump has warned potential enemies not to test America's resolve on the first stop of his marathon tour of Asia.Read the full story ›
Polls revealed the Liberal Democratic Party and its junior partner Komeito on track win a two-thirds majority in the the lower house.Read the full story ›