The Japanese Prime Minister is a hit in Washington, but the reaction in China and South Korea will matter more
More than 1 in 4 people in Japan is now 65 or older
A Japanese court rejected regulators' safety approval for nuclear reactors, saying the standards were too lax
Misao Okawa was 117 years old
Policy proposals come amid an aging population
Another day, another bizarre fast food hybrid
Take this news with a grain of food-grade salt, but according to Burger King Japan, the fast food giant is releasing a Whopper-scented perfume. Here’s why you...
On Mar. 11, 2011, a 9.0-magnitude earthquake hit Japan
And a similar threat against another American envoy
'The Great Wall of Japan' may be able to prevent future disasters, but the cleanup could take another forty years before it's complete
Five killed in stabbing spree in small Japanese town
The deaths of two Japanese men at the hands of ISIS could be trouble for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
The 60-year-old vowed to emphasize Japan's efforts toward future world peace
Cameraman planning a trip has his passport revoked by foreign ministry officials
Second stage of VAT hike is put back by 18 months to allow the economy to haul itself out of recession again.
Japan's Prime Minister makes an explicit connection between China's territorial ambitions in the South and East China seas and Japan's ability to defend itself...
Tokyo wants to end 70 years of strict pacifism so that it can help its nationals overseas
"We are exploring every possibility available to save their lives," a top official says
Japanese workers rarely take even half of their allotted vacation days
Japanese prime minister has few options to act after ISIS holds two citizens to $200 million ransom