Stories Tagged 'Japanese'
Takaki and Akari are both introverted young children, both preferring to stay indoors in the library than outside in the playground. They become fast friends in primary school and soon realise that their relationship has evolved into something more than friendship.full story »
A delegation of senior Japanese lawmakers left for Beijing Sunday on a mission to mend ties between the two neighbours amid a territorial dispute, which has prevented a leaders' summit.full story »
A Japanese whaling fleet left port on Saturday under tight security in the first hunt since the UN's top court last month ordered Tokyo to stop killing whales in the Antarctic.full story »
Japanese fighter jet scrambles against Chinese planes hit a record high in the year that ended in March, the Defense Ministry said on Wednesdayfull story »
The United States plans to send two more missile defence warships to Japan to counter the threat posed by North Korea's "provocative" actions, Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel said Sunday.full story »
Japan's foreign minister is trying to distance his government from recent right-wing comments on World War II, calling them "regrettable" full story »