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Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralyzing Tokyo

The most powerful typhoon to hit Tokyo in decades plowed into northern Japan early on Sunday after fierce rain and wind paralyzed the capital, led to...

Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralyzing Tokyo

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Fierce typhoon paralyses Tokyo, causing floods, damage across Japan One of the most powerful typhoons to ever hit Tokyo paralyzed the Japanese capital on Saturday, leaving millions confined indoors and streets deserte...
18:24, 2019-10-12

Two killed as fierce typhoon hits Tokyo, millions told to evacuate Two men were killed, about 60 people injured and more than six million people advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese cap...
15:24, 2019-10-12

Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and le...
06:00, 2019-10-13

Seven killed, 15 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Seven people were killed and 15 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and leaving alm...
05:16, 2019-10-13

Four dead, 17 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Four people were killed and 17 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and putting mill...
02:16, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as 'worst typhoon in 60 years' hurtles towards Tokyo A super typhoon is approaching Japan, threatening to batter its capital Tokyo with its worst storm in 60 years....
16:44, 2019-10-11

Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. The east of the country is expected to recei...
06:12, 2019-10-12

Japan sends in troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo, kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
12:24, 2019-10-13

Japan sends in thousands of troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
08:24, 2019-10-13

Heavy rain, winds lash Tokyo as typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan A heavy downpour and strong winds pounded Tokyo and surrounding areas on Saturday as a powerful typhoon forecast to be Japan’s worst in six decades m...
14:52, 2019-10-12

Tokyo typhoon sees England rugby World Cup squad to be held on plane for two hours after landing in Japan England's Rugby World Cup squad have landed in Japan amidst the typhoon that battered Tokyo overnight....
10:44, 2019-09-09

Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan hard Hagibis has already caused major disruption to transport services, as well as sporting events in the country. It has been forecast as the worst typho...
17:16, 2019-10-12

Torrential rain causes flooding as Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan – video Japan has been engulfed by heavy rain and strong winds as what is feared to be the worst storm for six decades batters the country and approaches Tok...
15:28, 2019-10-12

England vs France match called OFF as Super Typhoon Hagibis hits Japan's Rugby World Cup New Zealand's final group game against Canada is also cancelled Scotland v Japan on Sunday is threatened as well...
09:40, 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as earthquake hits country before huge storm makes landfall More than three million people in Japan have been warned to evacuate as Typhoon Hagibis made landfall on Saturday, minutes after an 5.3 magnitude ear...
15:32, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon slams into Japan Millions of people have been warned to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, slammed into...
13:40, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and hundreds of thousands evacuated as typhoon closes in on Japan Hundreds of thousands of households have been told to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decade...
09:36, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon closes in on Japan Millions of people have been warned to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, closes in on...
11:52, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions advised to evacuate as typhoon closes in on Japan Millions of people have been told to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, closes in on t...
11:04, 2019-10-12

Six tourists killed in fierce storm in northern Greece Two children among dead after series of incidents in Halkidiki region, with dozens injuredSix tourists have been killed and dozens of people injured ...
13:00, 2019-07-11

Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Typhoon Hagibis, closing in from the Pacific, is expected to bring up to 80 centimeters of rain in the Tokyo area, including Chiba to the north that ...
05:48, 2019-10-12

Strong typhoon makes landfall near Tokyo, snarling transport One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years made landfall just east of Tokyo on Monday, bringing record-breaking winds,...
02:36, 2019-09-09

Tokyo: Typhoon Faxai leaves one dead, dozens injured The strongest winds in years wreaked havoc on Japan's notoriously busy rush hour commute as flights were cancelled and train lines closed. More than ...
07:40, 2019-09-09

Tokyo struck by strong winds as Typhoon Faxai makes landfall Around four to five typhoons make landfall in Japan every year, but it is unusual for them to do so near Tokyo....
05:40, 2019-09-09

Cargo ship found sunk in waters near Tokyo after typhoon - ministry A Panama-registered cargo ship was found sunk in waters near Tokyo on Sunday after authorities lost track of it as Typhoon Hagibis lashed Japan, the ...
18:08, 2019-10-13

Cargo ship found sunk in waters near Tokyo after typhoon: ministry A Panama-registered cargo ship was found sunk in waters near Tokyo on Sunday after authorities lost track of it as Typhoon Hagibis lashed Japan, the ...
16:44, 2019-10-13

Homeless men denied entry to Tokyo evacuation facility during Typhoon Hagibis A pair of vagrants seeking shelter from Japan’s killer typhoon were denied entry to a Tokyo evacuation facility — because they did not ha...
18:40, 2019-10-15

Strong typhoon winds lash Tokyo area, causing transport chaos One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years made landfall just east of Tokyo on Monday with record-breaking winds, stin...
04:32, 2019-09-09

Typhoon Faxai batters Tokyo, causing evacuations, blackouts and transport chaos Japanese capital bears brunt of 216kmh winds as 290,000 households lose power and Monday commute severely disruptedA powerful typhoon with record-bre...
04:32, 2019-09-09

Typhoon Hagibis: Tokyo braced for battering as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars in Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by earthquake in nearby Chiba prefectureEvacuation orders were issued to more than 800,000 ho...
23:08, 2019-10-12

Woman killed as strong typhoon lashes Tokyo area, cutting power and transport One of the strongest typhoons to hit the Japanese capital in recent years hit just east of Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking w...
06:20, 2019-09-09

Typhoon Faxai: One person dead and almost a million without power as powerful storm batters Tokyo One person has been killed and almost a million have been left without power after Typhoon Faxai hit Tokyo....
16:44, 2019-09-09

Typhoon Hagibis tears across Japan Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least four people and triggering landslides and floods. Several people have been reported missing, while m...
01:52, 2019-10-13

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live ...
15:32, 2019-05-27

Japan cleans up after deadly typhoon Hagibis Days after the powerful typhoon Hagibis, the death toll has risen and many are still without homes or power. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the gover...
20:32, 2019-10-15

Typhoon Hagibis affecting Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute. The typhoon,...
06:12, 2019-10-11

Japan typhoon traps thousands at the airport A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, thousands of travelers stranded at the airport, and nearly 1 million households ...
11:48, 2019-09-09

Seven people killed, 15 missing after Japan typhoon: NHK Seven people were killed and 15 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, public broadcaster NHK said on ...
03:44, 2019-10-13

Japan cleans-up after deadly typhoon Hagibis Days after the powerful typhoon Hagibis the death toll has risen and many are still without homes or power. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the govern...
18:04, 2019-10-15

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan Hagibis has already caused major disruption to transport services, as well as sporting events in the country. It has been forecast as the worst typho...
12:48, 2019-10-12

How Typhoon Hagibis may affect Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute....
07:28, 2019-10-10

Japan's PM pledges to act after homeless men denied typhoon refuge Shinzo Abe says pair should have had access to shelter in Tokyo during Typhoon HagibisThe Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, has promised to take a...
17:20, 2019-10-15

At least 35 people were killed in the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years Carl Court/Getty Images Typhoon Hagibis ravaged Japan's main island of Honshu over the weekend, reportedly killing 35 people and causing widespread d...
23:40, 2019-10-13

Japan government says it will consider extra budget for typhoon relief Japan's government will consider drafting a supplementary budget if the 500 billion yen ($4.6 billion) it has in reserve for disaster relief is not e...
03:04, 2019-10-15

Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rises to 58 Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis has reached 58, as thousands of homes remained without power and temperatures were expected to drop later thi...
04:24, 2019-10-15

Typhoon Hagibis: millions across Japan advised to evacuate Tokyo braces for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledMore than 1 million people in Japan have been ordered to leav...
16:20, 2019-10-12

Japan’s death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rises to 66 The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades continues to climb as thousands of homes remain without power or water....
19:32, 2019-10-15

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power said on Wednesday it has not been able to restore electricity to about 400,000 homes after outages caused by Ty...
08:00, 2019-09-11

Typhoon Hagibis: millions advised to evacuate across Japan Tokyo braces for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledEvacuation orders have been issued for more than 600,000 peop...
14:08, 2019-10-12

Japan: Typhoon Hagibis leaves a trail of destruction At least 35 people have died in Japan after one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in more than half a century. Search and rescue operations ar...
06:24, 2019-10-14

Saskatchewan’s premier provides update amid Japan typhoon Premier Scott Moe provided an update on the well-being of his trade mission while sheltering from typhoon Hagibis in Tokyo....
19:48, 2019-10-12

Japan orders evacuations as Typhoon Hagibis arrives Flights grounded, trains halted and supermarkets shut, while rugby and F1 Grand Prix also affectedLatest: millions advised to evacuate across JapanHu...
13:00, 2019-10-12

F1 cancels all Saturday running at Japan GP due to Typhoon Hagibis "Organisers of Japan\u0027s Grand Prix have cancelled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon Hagi...
09:48, 2019-10-11

Japan's capital braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, ...
11:56, 2019-10-11

World Cup organizers warn of typhoon approaching Japan World Cup organizers have briefed both France and the United States on "contingency options" for their Pool C match in Fukuoka on Wednesday if the ga...
12:56, 2019-09-29

Hotel of the week: Mandarin Oriental Tokyo, Japan With a world-class spa and luxury lodgings, Laura Hampson discovers there's a lot to shout home about at the Mandarin Oriental Tokyo...
01:52, 2019-06-08

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potenti...
08:44, 2019-06-11

Tokyo Olympics end 1st ticketing phase for Japan residents TOKYO (AP) — Olympic organizers say millions of Japan residents have shown interest in buying tickets for next year’s Tokyo 2020 Games. Organiz...
10:00, 2019-05-29

Typhoon leaves 100 flights canceled and 1 million without power in Japan A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, 1 million households without power, and transport disrupted across major cities....
07:56, 2019-09-09

The sky turned a deep purple before Typhoon Hagibis hit the coast of Japan @ara_to1/ Twitter Just before Typhoon Hagibis hit Japan, the sky turned an electric purple and pink. Before evacuating their homes, the residents too...
18:20, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: At least 19 dead and 100 injured after storm slams into Japan At least 19 people are dead and 100 injured after Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan causing massive flooding....
09:44, 2019-10-13

More than 60 people are dead in Japan in the wake of the powerful Typhoon Hagibis Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 66 on Tuesday. Fifteen people remain missing nearly th...
06:36, 2019-10-15

Rescuers slog through mud as Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66 The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 66 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
09:44, 2019-10-15

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt...
12:24, 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis: Japan orders evacuations as storm arrives Flights grounded, trains halted and supermarkets shut, while rugby and F1 Grand Prix also affectedHundreds of thousands of households in Japan were a...
05:32, 2019-10-12

1 dead, dozens missing as Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan One man was killed, four people are missing, 50 people injured and more than six million people were told to evacuate as a powerful typhoon slammed i...
16:28, 2019-10-12

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches, over a million advised to evacuate One man died and more than a million in Japan were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon was set to make landfall late on Saturday, bringing with...
07:16, 2019-10-12

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon as two die: media Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to restore power to nearly half a million homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while at l...
05:16, 2019-09-11

Japan cancels maritime fleet review after typhoon: spokesman Japan has canceled a maritime fleet review planned for Monday, a spokesman for the Maritime Self-Defence Force said, after a fierce typhoon pounded T...
05:16, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis: Japan prepares for lockdown as storm approaches Flights to be grounded, trains halted and supermarkets shut, while rugby world cup and F1 Grand Prix are also affectedA powerful typhoon approached J...
12:16, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis: millions across Japan told to evacuate homes Tokyo braced for arrival of storm and up to 60cm of rain as flights and trains cancelledMore than 1 million people in Japan have been ordered to leav...
17:52, 2019-10-12

Japan cancels Formula One dates as Typhoon Hagibis nears Organizers have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions for the Formula One Grand Prix car race scheduled for Saturday. Japan, bracing itself f...
04:28, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis: At least 19 dead and 16 missing after storm slams into Japan At least 19 people are dead and 100 injured after Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan causing massive flooding....
09:16, 2019-10-13

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
16:12, 2019-10-13

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang – a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
16:16, 2019-05-25

Jacinda Ardern mistakes Japan for China during Tokyo visit New Zealand PM blames jet lag after hailing ‘relationship with China – excuse me sorry, with Japan’New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern has blam...
04:36, 2019-09-19

At least 48 killed by Typhoon Hagibis as crews continue rescue mission in Japan Rescue crews dug through mudslides and searched near swollen rivers Monday as they looked for those missing from a typhoon that left as many as 48 pe...
14:04, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis: four dead in Japan as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars through Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by earthquake in Chiba prefectureFour people were killed and 17 were missing after the most p...
02:28, 2019-10-13

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed and more than 3 million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, bring...
11:24, 2019-10-12

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66 as hopes for missing fade The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 66 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
06:36, 2019-10-15

Japan rescuers wade in muddy waters to find typhoon survivors Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
05:12, 2019-10-14

Japan typhoon death toll rises to 58 as hopes for missing fade The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 58 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly g...
02:08, 2019-10-15

At least 1 person dead as the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years makes landfall Kyodo / via REUTERS A man in his forties has died and more than 30 people have been injured as Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan. Six million people h...
14:44, 2019-10-12

One killed in Japan as typhoon makes landfall, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed, over 30 people were injured and more than six million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japa...
13:12, 2019-10-12

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby matches canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt...
11:52, 2019-10-10

Japan advises hundreds of thousands to evacuate as powerful typhoon approaches Hundreds of thousands of households in Japan were advised to evacuate due to fears of flooding as a powerful typhoon was set to make landfall late on...
04:56, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: More victims, damage found as Japan begins clean up Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told a parliamentary session that the number of deaths tied to Typhoon Hagibis had climbed to 53 and was expected to rise, ...
12:40, 2019-10-15

What is the difference between a typhoon and hurricane? What type of storm is Japan's Hagibis? A major tropical storm is hurtling towards Japan with Typhoon Hagibis threatening to derail the Rugby World Cup....
16:04, 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis Could Match Fury of 1958 Storm That Killed 1,200 in Japan Forecasters say Chiba Prefecture, which was battered by a typhoon last month and is still recovering, is in the direct path of the powerful storm....
07:40, 2019-10-11

What is the difference between a typhoon and hurricane storm? Japan's Hagibis explained A major tropical storm is hurtling towards Japan with Typhoon Hagibis threatening to derail the Rugby World Cup....
10:32, 2019-10-11

Japan braces for typhoon that could match ferocity of deadly 1958 storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 30 inches of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and Japan’s Pacific coast this weekend, and the ...
20:52, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis spins Japan's Rugby World Cup into chaos England hotfooted it out of Tokyo today after their match against France on Saturday was one of two to be cancelled as the Rugby World Cup 2019 plung...
14:40, 2019-10-10

Japan's plastic problem: Tokyo spearheads push at G20 to tackle waste World’s second biggest producer of plastic waste per capita vows to put its plastic mountain on map at summitOne of the joys of traveling on Japan’s ...
08:20, 2019-06-27

Tokyo transformed: Global sporting events put spotlight on Japan's capital Tokyo will host two of the world's biggest sporting events: The Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Check out some of ...
02:56, 2019-09-18

Japan Typhoon and Rugby World Cup 2019: What happens if England and Scotland fixtures are cancelled? World Rugby will hold an emergency press conference with tournament chiefs to to "provide an update relating to the anticipated impact of Typhoon Hag...
17:56, 2019-10-09

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns, threatens more damage Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
18:08, 2019-10-13

Factbox: By the numbers: Japan's Typhoon Hagibis compared to killer 1958 storm Typhoon Hagibis, which means "speed" in the Philippine language Tagalog and made landfall on Japan's main island of Honshu on Saturday evening, could...
07:56, 2019-10-14

Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vi...
02:32, 2019-10-13

Rescue workers battle mudslips, waist-high waters in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
10:24, 2019-10-14

Japan's Typhoon Hagibis wrecked its fleet of bullet trains worth $300 million Twitter/NHK Flooding from Typhoon Hagibis has destroyed a fleet of bullet trains worth ¥32.8 billion ($300 million), according to The Japan Times...
13:04, 2019-10-15

Japan Typhoon Hagibis: Path, map and how weather affects Rugby World Cup 2019 Fans fear officials will be forced to cancel more Rugby World Cup matches as Typhoon Hagibis wreaks havoc across the Pacific Ocean....
19:32, 2019-10-10

The sky turned a deep purple before Typhoon Hagibis hit the coast of Japan, and the pictures are amazing @ara_to1/ Twitter Just before Typhoon Hagibis hit Japan, the sky turned an electric purple and pink. Before evacuating their homes, the residents too...
18:00, 2019-10-12

Japan marks shining moment at Rugby World Cup in wake of Typhoon Hagibis • Newspaper special editions rushed out in Tokyo after victory• Celebratory mood dampened by Typhoon Hagibis death tollJapan awoke on Monday morning,...
14:56, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Japan, leads to flight and rugby match cancellations The approaching typhoon is spreading fear especially in Chiba, near Tokyo, which was hit by Typhoon Faxai last month....
21:00, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: England v France off and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
11:16, 2019-10-10

Japan typhoon death toll climbs to 74, rescuers search for missing people Rescue workers in Japan searched for the missing on Wednesday as the death toll from one of the worst typhoons to hit the country rose to 74, public ...
03:28, 2019-10-16

Iran’s president says Japan wants to continue buying Iranian oil, though Tokyo has stopped due to US sanctions TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president says Japan wants to continue buying Iranian oil, though Tokyo has stopped due to US sanctions....
19:16, 2019-06-12

Defying worsening Seoul-Tokyo ties, BTS concerts draw 210,000 fans in Japan K-pop super band BTS's four concerts in Japan this month drew a total of 210,000 fans, making the Japanese leg of the band's world tour a solid succe...
09:12, 2019-07-15

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern confuses Japan for China moments after landing in Tokyo New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern was left red-faced after opening her first official visit to Japan by confusing the country for China....
14:08, 2019-09-19

Drivers back F1 to make right decision if Typhoon Hagibis hits Suzuka • Qualifying for Japanese Grand Prix could be moved to Sunday• ‘If the typhoon is going to come here there’s no way we can drive’Formula One drivers ...
17:12, 2019-10-10

Scotland vs Japan latest: What happens if Rugby World Cup pool decider is cancelled due to Typhoon Hagibis? Scotland need a bonus-point victory over Japan to be certain of a place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
15:52, 2019-10-12

Rescuers search waist-high muddy waters for missing people in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
14:16, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 19 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
14:56, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: tournament in question as Japan braces for super Typhoon Hagibis – live Pool deciders under threat from one of most violent super typhoons in recent history England v France and Japan v Scotland could be affectedFull stor...
04:48, 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 33 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
17:28, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis: death toll rises in Japan as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars through Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by earthquake in Chiba prefectureAt least seven people have been killed and 15 left missing a...
04:12, 2019-10-13

Scotland vs Japan latest: Will Rugby World Cup pool decider be moved due to Typhoon Hagibis? Scotland need a bonus-point victory over Japan to be certain of a place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup....
16:36, 2019-10-12

Rugby World Cup: England v France cancelled and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
11:00, 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: England and New Zealand games cancelled as Japan braces for super typhoon – as it happened England v France off due to typhoon’s ‘significant impact’Decision on Scotland v Japan to be made on SundayNew Zealand v Italy also cancelled 5.30am ...
10:16, 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis: At least two killed as horror winds batter Japan with six million told to flee their homes Typhoon Hagibis has killed at least two people while millions of residents have been told to evacuate their homes as horror winds battered Japan....
21:20, 2019-10-12

Eerie pics show Typhoon Hagibis turn sky purple before killer storm strikes Japan Six million were evacuated and at least 7 people have died as raging 135mph winds battered Japan...
09:24, 2019-10-13

Rugby World Cup: England-France match called off as Super Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan England's Rugby World Cup group decider against France has been cancelled as a super typhoon approaches Japan....
05:52, 2019-10-10

Eery pics show Typhoon Hagibis turn sky purple before killer storm strikes Japan 6 million were evacuated and at least 7 people have died as raging 135mph winds battered Japan...
05:48, 2019-10-13

East Japan Railway may halt high-speed train lines as precaution against typhoon, company says East Japan Railway may halt parts of its high-speed bullet train lines and some conventional commuter lines on Saturday and Sunday as a precaution ag...
10:56, 2019-10-10

Intense heat wave hits northern Europe Record temperatures are predicted in northern Europe this week, with authorities in Germany and France on alert. Experts have said heat waves are on ...
09:44, 2019-06-25

Typhoon Hagibis update LIVE: Latest news from Japan after worst storm in decades claims at least 60 lives Japan has deployed more than 110,000 rescue workers as clean-up operations get underway following the worst storm in decades....
15:24, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis Japan: England vs France Rugby World Cup match under threat as tropical storm closes in Fears over the final weekend of Rugby World Cup pool action intensified today as 'super typhoon' Hagibis continued on its course to Tokyo, which has ...
17:56, 2019-10-09

Typhoon Hagibis: Desperate rescue mission launched for those stranded by floods as death toll rises in Japan Japan's military is aiding a desperate rescue mission to save stranded residents affected by Typhoon Hagibis, which has claimed at least 30 lives so ...
18:20, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as one killed and millions warned to evacuate More than three million people in Japan have been warned to evacuate as heavy rain and strong winds pound the country ahead of the arrival of Typhoon...
11:52, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis LIVE: Major clean-up operation in Japan after worst storm in decades claims at least 40 lives Japan has deployed more than 110,000 rescue workers as clean-up operations get underway following the worst storm in decades....
10:16, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis path update: Biggest rainfall in 60 years set to hit Japan as Rugby World Cup matches cancelled The biggest rainfall in 60 years is set to hit Japan as Typhoon Hagibis closes in on the island nation....
10:00, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis update LIVE: Latest news from Japan after worst storm in decades claims at least 40 lives Japan has deployed more than 110,000 rescue workers as clean-up operations get underway following the worst storm in decades....
12:36, 2019-10-14

Japan rugby team wade through flooded Tokyo stadium ahead of training for crunch Scotland clash The Japan rugby team were forced to wade through a flooded Prince Chichibu Stadium in Tokyo ahead training on Saturday morning....
12:40, 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as one killed and hundreds of thousands of evacuations ordered Hundreds of thousands of households in Japan have been told to evacuate as heavy rain and strong winds pound Tokyo ahead of the arrival of Typhoon Ha...
09:04, 2019-10-12

Dump truck hits freight train in northern Michigan; 1 hurt WELLS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a dump truck hauling an excavator crashed into the side of a freight train in Michigan’s Upper Pen...
14:00, 2019-05-31

Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as storm makes landfall and millions are warned to evacuate More than three million people in Japan have been warned to evacuate as Typhoon Hagibis made landfall....
13:04, 2019-10-12

Elizabeth Warren hits defense contractors at Northern Virginia rally: 'How about just a little transparency?' FAIRFAX, Va. — Elizabeth Warren came out swinging against defense contractors Thursday at a rally in Northern Virginia, a stone's throw from some of ...
01:40, 2019-05-17

France 23-21 Argentina: Camille Lopez hits winning drop goal as Les Bleus edge thriller in Tokyo France held off a spirited second-half comeback from Argentina to win their World Cup Pool C opener 23-21 at the Tokyo Stadium....
12:16, 2019-09-21

McNair hits double as Northern Ireland edge Czech Republic in Prague friendly "A Paddy McNair brace and a Jonny Evans strike helped Northern Ireland edge a 3-2 friendly thriller against Czech Republic in Prague."...
21:12, 2019-10-14

A Mysterious, Paralyzing Illness in Kids Is Worrying U.S. Health Officials: New Report (NEW YORK) — One morning last fall, 4-year-old Joey Wilcox woke up with the left side of his face drooping. It was the first sign of an unfoldi...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Japan train crash: Thirty injured after truck and train collide at crossing near Tokyo At least 30 people have been injured after a commuter train and a truck collided at a rail crossing near Tokyo....
08:04, 2019-09-05

Car hits 13 children, 4 seriously injured, in western Japan TOKYO (AP) — A car has slammed into a group of 16 mostly kindergarten children who were walking to school along a sidewalk in the lakeside city of Ot...
07:20, 2019-05-08

Magnitude 5.5 quake hits eastern Japan, no immediate damage An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit eastern Japan on Monday morning, the Japan Meteorological Agency said....
03:20, 2019-06-24

Tsunami warning in Japan after 6.5-magnitude earthquake hits near coast Japan's Meteorological Agency issued a tsunami warning along the northwest coast of the main island....
16:16, 2019-06-18

Magnitude 6.8 earthquake hits off northwestern Japan, tsunami warning issued TOKYO (AP) — Magnitude 6.8 earthquake hits off northwestern Japan, tsunami warning issued....
15:52, 2019-06-18

Japan child population falls for 38th year, hits postwar low TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s government says the country’s child population has declined for the 38th year in a row and now at a record low. The ...
14:16, 2019-05-04

Suspected arson hits Japan animation studio, dozens injured Japanese authorities say at least 38 people have been injured, some critically, after a man started a fire at a famous animation production studio in...
06:44, 2019-07-18

Hundreds of thousands urged to flee as heavy rain hits southern Japan Torrential rain pounded Japan's southwestern major island of Kyushu on Monday, hitting 14 inches in 24 hours in one area and triggering landslides an...
11:20, 2019-07-01

Removing Fuel Rods, Japan Hits Milestone in Fukushima Nuclear Cleanup After a yearslong delay, the nuclear plant’s operator began removing radioactive fuel rods at one of three reactors that melted down after an earthqu...
07:44, 2019-04-15

Tokyo opens Olympic rowing venue in heart of Tokyo Bay TOKYO (AP) — Organizers have opened the rowing venue for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. The venue is located in Tokyo Bay and is ready to go with ...
07:08, 2019-06-16

Another wildfire in northern Alberta puts County of Northern Lights on evacuation alert Extremely dry conditions, winds and the advancement of the Notikewin Wildfire lead to residents of another part of northern Alberta being put on evac...
01:56, 2019-05-29

Several northern US states will be treated to a northern lights show this weekend If you live in the United States you don’t often get the opportunity to see the phenomenon known as the Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to a...
02:16, 2019-08-31

The Northern Lights Could Be Visible Across the Northern U.S. This Weekend. Here’s How to See the Aurora Parts of the northern United States from Montana to northern New England could get a glimpse of the Northern Lights over Labor Day Weekend, space wea...
21:44, 2019-08-30

How Jon Stewart Became a Fierce Advocate for 9/11 Victims “You should be ashamed of yourselves,” the former “Daily Show” host told lawmakers on Capitol Hill for not funding health care for emergency personn...
22:40, 2019-06-12

Japan’s Softbank to spend $4B to hike stake in Yahoo Japan Japanese telecoms company Softbank Corp. says it will spend 456.5 billion yen ($4 billion) to increase its stake in Yahoo Japan to nearly 45%. The co...
13:16, 2019-05-08

Japan’s Trade Ministry says two oil tankers reportedly attacked near Strait of Hormuz carried ‘Japan-related cargo’ TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s Trade Ministry says two oil tankers reportedly attacked near Strait of Hormuz carried ‘Japan-related cargo’...
11:04, 2019-06-13

The Fierce Amorites and the First King of the Babylonian Empire The Amorites, also called Amurru or Martu, were an ancient Semitic-speaking people who dominated the history of Mesopotamia, Syria, and Palestine fro...
00:08, 2019-07-27

Take a Bow: Rihanna's Fierce Fashion Week Looks Throughout the Years New York Fashion Week is finally here--and nobody slays the style game quite like Rihanna. The 31-year-old singer has turned heads at countless runw...
13:48, 2019-09-04

The fierce New Orleans newspaper war is over. Now comes the (surprising) post-mortem. The Times-Picayune is firing its whole staff. But its scrappy competitor, the Advocate, intends to fill the gap....
13:12, 2019-05-08

The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in boxing history The tragic story of 1991's Fight of the Year between Robert Quiroga and Kid Akeem The post The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in box...
05:08, 2019-06-15

Humans Competed with Fierce Animals for the Denisova Cave Fossil animal droppings, charcoal from ancient fires and bone fragments litter the ground of one of the world's most important human evolution sites,...
20:00, 2019-09-26

21 Times Rosalía Perfected the Art of Fierce and Fabulous Fashion When it comes to Rosalía, the word "basic" isn't part of her vocabulary. From her flashy music videos to her audacious beauty and fashion lewks, the...
13:44, 2019-08-25

Beyoncé Looks Sasha Fierce While Celebrating Her Birthday Early With Jay-Z Birthday celebrations deserve to be celebrated all week long! While Beyoncé's 38th birthday may not be until Wednesday, the Grammy winner decided to...
20:40, 2019-09-03

Balloon ban proposal triggers fierce opposition in Germany The head of the Green Party in Lower Saxony has walked back comments on banning balloons for environmental reasons. One lawmaker has accused the stat...
13:08, 2019-09-12

Fierce storms hit Greece killing six foreign nationals Six foreign nationals, including two children, were killed and more than 100 other people injured after gale-force winds, rain and hailstorms lashed ...
09:40, 2019-07-11

Fierce battle looks likely as land-dwelling mudskipper fish face off These fish out of water spend 90 per cent of their lives on land, sometimes fighting over their muddy territories...
09:10, 2019-09-24

A fierce desire to stay: looking at West Virginia through its people's eyes Photographer Matt Eich and poet Doug Van Gundy went to Webster county, West Virginia, to find a place where people still celebrate their communityTo ...
09:28, 2019-05-07

Viking Berserkers – Fierce Warriors or Drug-Fuelled Madmen? Today, the word ‘berserk’ is used to describe anyone in an irrational, agitated state of mind who cannot or does not control his or her actions. The ...
13:28, 2019-05-26

The Netherlands Are The Most Fierce And Wild-Eyed Of All The World Cup Dark Horses There’s a tier below the highest level of Women’s World Cup contenders, and that second tier is the most interesting in the tournament. The top teams...
23:36, 2019-06-10

Julian Assange's arrest draws fierce reactions on 'The View' When "The View" addressed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's arrest in London on Thursday, co-hosts Meghan McCain and Sunny Hostin didn't hold back t...
23:44, 2019-04-11

'Game of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke is fierce in red at Time's 100 "Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke traded in her battle gear for a red dress at the 2019 Time's 100 Gala in New York City....
15:32, 2019-04-24

See All of the Fierce and Fabulous Pics From Rihanna's Savage x Fenty Show Say goodbye to that FOMO. If you weren't one of the lucky guests to attend Rihanna's highly-anticipated Savage X Fenty show during New York Fashion ...
00:00, 2019-09-19

Blackmon has 4 hits, Desmond hits slam as Rockies top Padres DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon finished with four hits for the third straight game, Ian Desmond hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and the Colo...
07:08, 2019-06-16

Wild video shows club worker tossed into air by fierce storm This storm really blew them away. A wild new video shows workers at a South Carolina club getting thrashed around by a storm — including one gu...
20:28, 2019-08-21

Roberto Duran and Esteban De Jesus: The enduring friendship between two fierce rivals It's 20 years since Esteban De Jesus, former world champion and hopeless heroin addict, died from AIDS. On his deathbed his ring rival Roberto Duran ...
17:44, 2019-05-12

A Keystone-Like Pipeline Opens Fierce Battle Over New York’s ‘Energy Future’ The Cuomo administration must decide before Thursday whether to approve a new natural gas pipeline that environmentalists say would harm the area’s w...
12:04, 2019-05-15

England ready for fierce World Cup warm-ups against Wales, says Elliot Daly • England out to build on intense training work in Treviso• Daly: ‘It will be similar to a Six Nations game’Elliot Daly is expecting full-blown Test ...
00:00, 2019-08-04

Yemeni troops hit by airstrikes amid fierce fighting for control of Aden Escalation in war for control of Aden between government and UAE-backed separatistsIntense fighting has broken out between former allies in Yemen’s c...
14:32, 2019-08-29

Fierce Democratic debate had Biden clashing against liberals Warren, Sanders Democratic Party’s leading candidates shared the debate stage for the first time in a prime-time showdown displaying sharply opposing notions of elec...
04:48, 2019-09-13

CDC's chicken washing warning sparks fierce debate: 'You sound crazy' The CDC certainly had some cooks steaming over their tweet last week that advised consumers to stop washing raw chicken before cooking it....
12:16, 2019-05-04

TikTok User's Grammar Lesson Triggers Fierce Debate Online. Here's Why The rules of English grammar can be confusing. Perhaps that is why a grammar lesson, delivered by a TikTok user, has triggered a fierce debate online...
06:52, 2019-10-01

German woman swept to death as fierce winds batter France PARIS (AP) — French maritime authorities say a German woman was swept to her death by strong waves off Corsica as powerful winds batter the region. T...
17:52, 2019-05-05

Scythian Priesthood of Fierce Fighting Eunuch Shamans of the Snake Goddess The Scythian goddess Argimpasa was half-human, half-snake with a priesthood of powerful shamans, who despite their self-inflicted castration ...
05:12, 2019-07-18

Revealed: 'fierce' Pacific forum meeting almost collapsed over climate crisis Australia’s prime minister Scott Morrison came under fire from Tuvalu’s leader Enele SopoagaCritical talks at the Pacific Islands Forum almost collap...
05:48, 2019-08-16

Warren and Sanders face fierce challenges by moderates during tense debate Leading liberal contenders face challenges from more moderate candidates on first night of second debates in DetroitThe progressive Democratic presid...
07:32, 2019-07-31

Fierce Vladimir Putin critic hospitalised after suffering 'mystery illness' in prison A PROMINENT critic of Russian president Vladimir Putin has been hospitalised with an “allergy” while behind bars....
19:48, 2019-07-28

Daredevils launch themselves down steep hill in fierce Gloucestershire Cheese Rolling Race This year's Cheese Rolling Race in Gloucestershire saw daredevils throw themselves down a steep hill to win the 8lb Double Gloucester cheese....
17:00, 2019-05-27

Rihanna Sizzles in a Fierce Leopard Print Dress at Her Visual Autobiography Launch This is an ensemble for the books! Rihanna brought fierce and fabulous fashion to the highly-anticipated launch of her first visual autobiography, Ri...
23:28, 2019-10-12

Tour de Yorkshire: Lizzie Deignan faces fierce field at home in Harrogate • Cyclist continues her comeback after giving birth last year• Harrogate will also host 2019 world road race championshipsLess than two weeks into he...
15:28, 2019-05-02

Lilly's new migraine drug pulls ahead of Amgen in fierce battle for new prescriptions Eli Lilly and Co has pulled ahead in a three-way race with Amgen Inc and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd in attracting new patients to a new class...
21:32, 2019-05-10

Eva Longoria flaunts post-baby bod in tiny red bikini, proving she's fierce at 44 Eva Longoria is having fun in the sun, vacationing with her 10-month-old son. The actress shared a series photos with her toned bod on display. ...
18:24, 2019-04-25

Fierce Fashionistas! See Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson's Memorable Style Moments They're influencers for a reason! It's no secret that Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson are some of the best trendsetters out there. Whether they're...
14:16, 2019-05-21

Mary-Kate Olsen Is a Fierce Competitor At a Madrid Horseback Riding Event You're invited to...witness a whole new side of Mary-Kate Olsen. The Row designer showcased her impressive equestrian skills yesterday during the In...
21:00, 2019-05-17

Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard’s gold medal sparks fierce debate Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard’s gold medal-winning performance at the Pacific Games continues to reverberate long after the event, with a N...
18:00, 2019-07-30

New York Rejects Keystone-Like Pipeline in Fierce Battle Over the State’s Energy Future Regulators denied an application for a $1 billion natural gas pipeline that environmentalists said would set back the fight against climate change....
23:20, 2019-05-21

Books of The Times: In ‘Baby, I Don’t Care,’ Droll and Fierce Poems Influenced by Film Noir The endlessly quotable pieces in Chelsey Minnis’s latest collection play with notions taken from Hollywood’s golden era....
20:20, 2019-04-15

'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' first reactions: Critics praise Angelina Jolie's 'fierce fairytale' After Monday night's premiere of "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil," viewers raved over Angelina Jolie's performance and stunning action scenes.  &#...
15:40, 2019-10-01

Justin Trudeau 'brownface' photo: Canadian PM faces fierce backlash after image emerges of him at gala event in 2001 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing an intense backlash after a photo emerged showing him wearing "brownface" at a private school gala i...
10:01, 2019-09-19

'Charlie's Angels' official trailer shows Kristen Stewart and her co-stars getting fierce Kristen Stewart, "Aladdin" star Naomi Scott and Ella Balinska get fierce and beat baddies in the official trailer for 'Charlie's Angels." ...
23:28, 2019-06-27

How fierce are those '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' sharks? Summer's best movie villains, ranked The sharks of '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' enter our summer villain rankings. Will Thanos still reign, or is it time for him to get out of the...
06:20, 2019-08-19

How fierce are '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' sharks? Summer's best movie villains, ranked The sharks of '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' enter our summer's villain rankings. Will Thanos continue to reign, or is it time for him to g...
23:24, 2019-08-17

What is the difference between a Typhoon and Hurricane? Two major tropical storms have hit parts of the world this week, with Hurricane Florence targeting the US East Coast and Super Typhoon Mangkhut set t...
16:04, 2019-10-10

10 must-try ramen shops in Tokyo Ramen is Japan’s national obsession – and there more than 10,000 shops to choose from in Tokyo alone. Three local experts choose their favourites‘Ram...
07:56, 2019-09-16

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi...
13:20, 2019-07-11

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics: What You Need to Know Whether your flights are booked or you’re just now considering going, here are some insider hints and helpful advice to ensure a memorable time in Ja...
23:40, 2019-10-01

First time in Tokyo? Here are 5 things you should do Tokyo is known for its ultramodern and old-world attractions, its food and its natural beauty.        ...
20:24, 2019-05-06

Bar Martha, Tokyo, where the customer isn’t always right Listen, don’t talk. And remember, the man behind the decks does not take requests. Follow these simple edicts and you’ll thoroughly enjoy this idiosy...
12:16, 2019-09-30

GM Tuner SVE Says It Might Build A Modern Typhoon You may recall back to a few weeks ago when Specialty Vehicle Engineering announced an upgrade package for the GMC Canyon pickup truck to make it a m...
21:08, 2019-05-04

The aftermath of Typhoon Hagibis – in pictures Japan’s Typhoon Hagibis made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening with heavy rain, which flooded the city and surrounding areas. The death tol...
10:52, 2019-10-14

Briscoe Cain tweet: Republican politician sparks fierce backlash after telling Beto O'Rourke 'my AR is ready for you' during Democrat debate A Texas state representative has faced fierce backlash after "threatening" a presidential candidate with an assault rifle during the Democrat debate....
10:24, 2019-09-13

The vending machines of Tokyo – in pictures Since first visiting Tokyo in the 1990s, the London-based photographer Tim Easley has been fascinated by the city’s colourful vending machines. “They...
18:56, 2019-09-21

New Toyota LQ concept set for Tokyo launch News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota’s latest all-electric concept car features Level Four autonomous driving capability and an advanced artificial intelligence ...
13:12, 2019-10-11

Has Tokyo reached ‘peak city’? You could argue that the world’s biggest city has hit a sweet spot: a flatlining population, pervasive transit and little gentrification. But is ‘pea...
08:04, 2019-06-14

The Motorcycles Of The Tokyo Game Show I’ve been coming to the Tokyo Game Show since 2004, but this is the first year I remember seeing bikes of any sort at the booths. While they’re not r...
09:24, 2019-09-12

The Sights Of The Tokyo Game Show Today is the first press day for this year’s Tokyo Game Show. The four-day expo won’t be open to the public until Saturday. Let’s have a look inside....
05:08, 2019-09-12

The Tokyo neighbourhood where people come to disappear For hundreds of years people have come to Sanya in search of labouring jobs, shelter and a sense of belonging – but the area is changing fast, and it...
18:40, 2019-06-14

The road to Tokyo 2020 becomes clear The International Olympic Committe have a plan for Tokyo 2020 The post The road to Tokyo 2020 becomes clear appeared first on Boxing News....
19:32, 2019-06-20

Mazda to unveil its first all-electric car in Tokyo News 25 Sep, 2019 Mazda will use the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show in October to launch its first production battery electric vehicle...
15:20, 2019-09-25

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
15:36, 2019-08-22

‘She’s Just a Shadow’ Review: Tokyo Grift Gangsters, prostitutes and a murderous pervert collide in Adam Sherman’s lurid, orgiastic blood bath....
13:08, 2019-07-18

5 Days in Tokyo With Justin Theroux Here's what happened when one of TV and film's most stylish stars flew to Japan with a bag full of the season's most covetable clothes....
16:36, 2019-08-26

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020 The post Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? ...
14:36, 2019-08-03

Life In An Iconic Tokyo Building This is Nakagin Capsule Tower. Built in 1972, it was designed by architect Kisho Kurokawa and a prime example of the Japanese architectural movement ...
14:12, 2019-06-27

Visiting Tokyo's Imperial Palace With Emperor Akihito of Japan abdicating, the Imperial Palace in Tokyo will open to the public this week -- a rarity. Here's a guide to visiting Japa...
02:40, 2019-04-30

Suzuki reveals two new concepts for Tokyo News 2 Oct, 2019 The Japanese manufacturer will bring a pair of retro-styled concept cars to this year’s Tokyo Motor Show...
18:20, 2019-10-02

How F1 teams are preparing for the typhoon ahead of Japanese GP Formula 1 teams will have limited staff at Suzuka on Saturday and are implementing precautionary measures to try to minimise Typhoon Hagibis's impact...
11:52, 2019-10-11

Flights canceled as Taiwan braces for typhoon Taiwan braced for Typhoon Bailu on Friday, prompting cancellations of domestic flights amid warnings of floods and high seas on the island....
10:36, 2019-08-23

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone ...
18:24, 2019-07-18

Diver Reid seals GB Tokyo spot "Great Britain diver Grace Reid secured a fifth quota place for Team GB at the Tokyo Olympics as she qualified for the women\u0027s 3m springboard fi...
20:20, 2019-07-18

IOC ‘very satisfied’ with Tokyo 2020 preparations, say organisers • More than 7.5 million people in Japan register for tickets• Concerns remain about heat, cost overruns and accommodationDespite concerns about extre...
08:20, 2019-07-24

VOTE: Who is going to be the biggest star of Tokyo 2020? "There are set to be a number of superstar performers at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, but who are you particularly excited to see in action?"...
14:04, 2019-07-24

New Mitsubishi MI-TECH concept SUV coming to Tokyo News 3 Oct, 2019 The plug-in hybrid, open top Mitsubishi MI-TECH SUV will be revealed later this month at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show...
16:40, 2019-10-03

Laugher looking to claim more Olympic bling in Tokyo "Taking the negatives and turning them into positives is all part of the ups and downs of an Olympic cycle, according to Rio 2016 gold and silver med...
18:48, 2019-07-26

First Team GB athletes announced for Tokyo 2020 "Olympic champions Hannah Mills and Giles Scott are among the 12 Team GB athletes set to sail at Tokyo 2020."...
16:08, 2019-10-01

The Boy Band Anime That's Drawing Crowds In Tokyo Originally based on a smartphone game, Idolish 7 follows the adventures of a young woman who manages a boy band. Last week, a series of posters and d...
12:32, 2019-07-09

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA "Boxing should keep its place at next year\u0027s Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport\u0027s amateur version, shou...
19:08, 2019-05-22

McIlroy on representing Ireland at Tokyo 2020 "Rory McIlroy has spoken about his \"excitement\" of representing Ireland at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games."...
11:00, 2019-05-15

Daley Thompson tips KJT to shine in Tokyo "In terms of endorsements for heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson, few carry more weight than double Olympic decathlon champion Daley Thompson."...
14:48, 2019-07-25

Athlete safety 'highest priority' in Tokyo - BOA "The British Olympic Association insist there is no \u0027higher priority\u0027 than athlete safety at the Tokyo games."...
15:44, 2019-08-13

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smal...
12:28, 2019-08-12

Wii U Gem Tokyo Mirage Sessions Is Coming To Switch Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, the crossover between Shin Megami Tensei and Fire Emblem, is coming to Switch. Rejoice!...
01:12, 2019-09-05

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be disappointed TOKYO (AP) — Want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics? Prepare to be let down. Millions were disappointed Thursday when applicants in a tick...
05:36, 2019-06-20

On this day 55 years ago the Olympic Games began in Tokyo Chris Kempson recalls the boxing tournament at the 1964 Olympic Games, including Joe Frazier being unleashed on the world The post On this day 55 yea...
07:24, 2019-10-10

Japanese rush to buy Tokyo Olympic tickets on first day TOKYO (AP) — If you’re a Japan resident and you want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics — be patient. Tokyo organizers on Friday said...
06:20, 2019-05-10

Djokovic eyeing gold at Tokyo 2020 "Novak Djokovic says he wants to go for gold at the Olympics in Tokyo next year as long as everything goes smoothly a Wimbledon beforehand."...
15:28, 2019-10-08

Tokyo In Ruins Makes For Hauntingly Beautiful Art Artist Tokyo Genso imagines what Tokyo, the world’s biggest city, would look like in ruins. The results are beautiful and haunting....
12:32, 2019-06-18

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford M...
23:20, 2019-05-31

Deignan to retire after Tokyo Olympic Games "Britain\u0027s Lizzie Deignan is to retire from professional cycling at the end of 2020 after the Tokyo Olympic Games, she has confirmed."...
10:28, 2019-08-21

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war....
13:20, 2019-06-12

8 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in Tokyo Yelp/ con. c INSIDER asked eight chefs about their favorite places to eat in Tokyo, Japan. Many chefs chose sushi-centric eateries or places known f...
00:24, 2019-07-02

How Tokyo's suburban housing became vast ghettoes for the old They have no lifts, shops or medical services – yet they are home to mostly poor, elderly people. Guardian Cities and the Waseda Chronicle investigat...
14:08, 2019-06-11

The Merchandise Of The 2019 Tokyo Game Show When you go to the Tokyo Game Show, you can play games. But if the lines are too long, you can buy stuff. Your choice!...
10:44, 2019-09-13

The Cosplay Of The 2019 Tokyo Game Show This year’s Tokyo Game Show has come to close. But these cosplay images will live on!...
13:36, 2019-09-16

Typhoon Lekima: 30 killed in eastern China after landslide Thousands of flights cancelled as natural dam collapses north of WenzhouA powerful typhoon left at least 30 people dead in China, after a landslide b...
11:28, 2019-08-11

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 28 The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 28 on Sunday, with 20 people missing, state media reported, after torrential rains trigg...
06:08, 2019-08-11

18 dead, 14 missing after super typhoon slams China At least 18 people have been killed in China after a powerful super typhoon slammed into the country’s Zhejiang province. Another 14 people wer...
18:40, 2019-08-10

Nervous Scots no longer laughing about 'Typhoon Haggis' As Tokyo braces for the arrival of Typhoon Hagibis, Scotland fans are no longer laughing at its revised appellation of "Haggis" as they hope it moves...
07:12, 2019-10-11

The typhoon trackers on the front line of extreme weather The Hong Kong scientists charged with warning the vulnerable coastal city about the threat of extreme weather....
14:08, 2019-10-15

England v France, All Blacks v Italy cancelled due to typhoon "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to t...
09:40, 2019-10-10

Japanese refiners restart shipments after Typhoon Hagibis Japan's biggest refiner, JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corp, said on Tuesday it has resumed land shipments at its Negishi refinery, near Tokyo, in the wak...
07:04, 2019-10-15

Japanese GP F1 qualifying postponed to Sunday for typhoon threat Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix qualifying session will take place on Sunday morning as the Suzuka circuit will be closed on Saturday amid the threat...
03:24, 2019-10-11

FP2 could decide Suzuka grid in case of further typhoon disruption The Japanese Grand Prix grid will be set by results from second practice if Formula 1's qualifying session does not take place at its revised time on...
06:40, 2019-10-11

Typhoon Lekima: Dramatic rescues after floods in China Rescue workers battle the effects of Typhoon Lekima after it hits China and causes widespread disruption....
16:08, 2019-08-10

Typhoon Lekima: 18 killed in eastern China after landslide Thousands of flights cancelled as natural dam collapses north of WenzhouEighteen people have been killed and 14 were missing in eastern China in a la...
12:56, 2019-08-10

Typhoon Lekima, with winds of 209 km/h, bears down on coastal China Typhoon Lekima caused parts of northern Taiwan to close offices and suspend classes at schools on Friday....
08:28, 2019-08-09

China issues red alert as Typhoon Lekima nears Chinese authorities have put coastal areas of Zhejiang province on high alert ahead of a strong typhoon. Winds and rain from Typhoon Lekima have alre...
09:48, 2019-08-09

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 13 people Thirteen people were killed and 16 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which also caused hundreds ...
09:40, 2019-08-10

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magn...
07:16, 2019-08-08

Lady Liberty and Typhoon Hagibis: the weekend’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including Syria-Turkey border conflicts, Japan’s typhoon and Hong Kong’s...
16:04, 2019-10-13

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 18 people Eighteen people were killed and 14 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which caused widespread tra...
11:48, 2019-08-10

Motor racing: F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organizers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon...
04:40, 2019-10-11

China issues ‘red alert’ as super typhoon approaches mainland China’s weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing fl...
21:52, 2019-08-09

China: Landslide kills dozens as Typhoon Lekima rages Typhoon Lekima is moving northward after hitting eastern Zhejiang province, where it triggered a landslide that has left 28 dead and 20 missing. It d...
08:12, 2019-08-11

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Ireland's key World Cup date with Samoa World Rugby could move venue for game to go aheadAny cancelled games due to weather are scoreless drawsAndy Farrell believes World Rugby are as keen ...
13:24, 2019-10-07

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and...
22:00, 2019-08-24

Rugby: Italy out as World Cup games called off for first time due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organizers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
11:52, 2019-10-10

Taiwan issues warnings for year's first typhoon as thousands evacuated Taiwan moved thousands of people to safety on Wednesday as the island braced for its first typhoon this year, as airlines canceled domestic flights a...
08:48, 2019-07-17

Typhoon Hagibis: recovery and rescue efforts in full swing Military called in after storm kills at least 25 people and causes widespread damageAt least 25 people have died and 15 others are missing after one ...
14:48, 2019-10-13

F1 drivers back race organizers to make right call on typhoon Formula One drivers at this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix said they trust race organizers to make the right call regarding any changes to the event s...
16:40, 2019-10-10

China issues 'red alert' as super typhoon approaches mainland China's weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast....
03:04, 2019-08-09

Revealed: Typhoon contingency plan was to move matches 14 miles away • Yokohama’s back-up venue was the nearby Tokyo Stadium• Oita and Sapporo explored too late in wake of Typhoon HagibisWorld Rugby’s failure to proper...
17:20, 2019-10-11

Wallabies beat dogged Georgia as Typhoon Hagibis arrives "Australia lurched into the World Cup quarter-finals with an unconvincing 27-8 bonus-point victory over Georgia in their Pool D clash on Friday amid ...
14:44, 2019-10-11

Review: Marisa Tomei Braves a Typhoon in ‘The Rose Tattoo’ Trip Cullman’s unmoored production of this atypical comedy from Tennessee Williams presents sexual attraction as a raging force of nature....
04:12, 2019-10-16

Australia’s departure for Rugby World Cup delayed by Typhoon Faxai • Japan bracing for record-breaking wind and rain• England are due to fly to Japan on Sunday eveningThe Australian team’s departure for the Rugby Wor...
12:44, 2019-09-08

Taiwan cancels flights, closes schools as typhoon nears Authorities in Taiwan have shut financial markets, canceled flights and put soldiers on standby as the island braces for the powerful Mitag typhoon. ...
09:48, 2019-09-30

Rugby: England vs. France, New Zealand vs. Italy canceled due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
08:24, 2019-10-10

China evacuates millions as typhoon Lekima makes landfall The storm has barrelled into the eastern Zhejiang province, triggering a landslide that left 13 dead and 16 missing. It disrupted air and rail transp...
11:04, 2019-08-10

Bridge collapses hours after typhoon strikes island in Taiwan A towering bridge collapsed in Taiwan on Tuesday, sending a flaming oil tanker truck onto fishing boats in the bay below and trapping at least six pe...
16:56, 2019-10-01

Woman dropped from rescue chopper among 19 dead from Typhoon Hagibis Thousands of troops carried out a massive rescue operation across Japan on Sunday as the death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rose to at least 19 — ...
19:28, 2019-10-13

Typhoon Lekima leaves 32 dead in China, disrupts travel State media reports showed rescuers wading in waist-high waters to evacuate people from their homes....
16:52, 2019-08-11

Typhoon Hagibis: at least 25 dead as thousands join rescue effort Military called in after worst storm in six decades causes widespread damageAt least 25 people have died and 15 others are missing after one of the m...
03:08, 2019-10-14

Typhoon forces evacuations, flight cancellations in eastern China Hundreds of flights were canceled and a million people were evacuated from their homes as the third-largest typhoon on record in China hit the east o...
08:48, 2019-08-10

Formula 1 "closely monitoring" super typhoon approaching Japanese GP Formula 1 chiefs say they are trying to minimise disruption to the Japanese Grand Prix timetable amid concerns about the impact of super typhoon Hagi...
08:00, 2019-10-10

Six killed as typhoon Mitag sweeps parts of South Korea Six people were killed when typhoon Mitag passed through the country on Thursday, South Korea's government said....
08:28, 2019-10-03

Aiba stripped of right to run boxing tournament at Tokyo Olympics • IOC announcement folows six-month Deloitte review• New organisation to be in place by JuneAmateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, has been stripped ...
18:48, 2019-05-22

Enormous Flight Simulator Installed In Tokyo Hotel If you like airplanes, then this is the hotel for you. The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu, which is connected to Terminal 2 of Haneda International Airport...
13:56, 2019-07-10

Senior staff: Tokyo's oldest workers – in pictures These bartenders, sushi chefs and sweetshop owners are still working in their 80s and 90s, running family businesses and maintaining traditional craf...
13:44, 2019-06-12

Goffin battles past Shapovalov into Tokyo quarters "Belgium\u0027s David Goffin edged past Denis Shapovalov 7-6(5) 7-6(2) to reach the quarter-finals of the Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo on...
16:16, 2019-10-03

Tokyo 2020: Meet the Olympic and Paralympic robots With a year to go until the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo, meet the robots that will be used on site at the events....
06:28, 2019-07-24

Tokyo DisneySea Is Getting A New Area Called Fantasy Springs Is Tokyo DisneySea the best Disney Park? Perhaps! It’s going to get better—and bigger....
14:40, 2019-05-21

Visit Real-World Anime Locations In Tokyo What if watching anime isn’t enough? What if you want to experience more? Well, in Tokyo, you can visit the real-world spots brought to life in some ...
13:36, 2019-07-04

Sailors plot their course to Tokyo as Team GB names its first Olympians • Rio winners Hannah Mills and Giles Scott among 12-strong team• Mark England says selection is one of Britain’s best everTokyo has begun to take sha...
19:04, 2019-10-01

Unbuilt Tokyo: 'depthscrapers' and a million-person pyramid Had the creators of the underground skyscraper had their way, the Japanese capital might have looked very different indeedProtected by cylindrical wa...
23:12, 2019-06-11

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 2...
10:24, 2019-06-11

Look: Flight simulator installed in Tokyo hotel room A Tokyo hotel is attempting to stand out from its competitors by installing a full Boeing 737-800 flight simulator in one of its rooms....
19:28, 2019-07-11

Harajuku: A first-timer's guide to one of Tokyo's most famous neighborhoods Atop almost every Tokyo visitor's must-see list, Harajuku is one of the city's most name-checked neighborhoods....
03:44, 2019-10-10

GB qualify for women’s football tournament at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain has qualified for a place in the women’s football tournament at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after France were sunk by the USA on Fri...
13:04, 2019-06-29

Lexus previews EV hatchback ahead of Tokyo unveiling Luxury brand's first electric car will be unveiled in concept form later this month; takes inspiration from 2015 concept Lexus has released a preview...
12:52, 2019-10-10

Schoolgirls for sale: why Tokyo struggles to stop the 'JK business' The persistent practice of paying underage girls for sex-related services, known in Japan as the ‘JK’ business, has seen charities step in where poli...
09:48, 2019-06-15

At Tokyo's Ninja Bar, Drink Beer And Throw Shuriken On July 1, the Ninja Cafe and Bar will open in Tokyo’s Asakusa. You can eat, drink, dress up like a ninja and throw shuriken....
15:16, 2019-06-19

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has appeared in a Japanese courtroom for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial mi...
09:04, 2019-05-23

$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack Bitpoint suspends services after apparent theft of virtual monies including bitcoinA cryptocurrency exchange in Tokyo has halted services after it lo...
14:32, 2019-07-12

The Latest: Earthquake rattles Tokyo before Trump visit TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s state visit to Japan. (all times local): 4:45 p.m. A relatively strong earthquake rattled T...
10:40, 2019-05-25

JOC gets new leader in wake of Tokyo Olympic bribery scandal TOKYO (AP) — A former gold medalist has been elected to lead the Japanese Olympic Committee, which is mired in a scandal that forced the former presi...
11:16, 2019-06-27

First Team GB athletes announced for sailing at Tokyo 2020 "Olympic champions Hannah Mills and Giles Scott are among the 12 Team GB athletes set to sail at Tokyo 2020."...
15:40, 2019-10-01

The Developers Of The Evil Within Are Making A New Game, GhostWire: Tokyo At E3 Sunday, Shinji Mikami announced GhostWire: Tokyo, the next game by Evil Within series developers Tango Gameworks. Creative director Ikumi Nakam...
03:20, 2019-06-10

The curse of Masakado: why Tokyo is still haunted by a malevolent ghost The tale of the ‘first samurai’ whose severed head still terrorises Tokyoites today is the story of the city itselfA Tokyo bank once opened an accoun...
14:48, 2019-06-10

Tokyo back in sight after Downie's injury struggles "Injury turned Ellie Downie\u0027s world upside down but the gymnast is now tumbling towards next summer\u0027s Olympic Games in Tokyo."...
13:28, 2019-07-28

Mazda confirms Tokyo show debut for first electric car Japanese manufacturer's first zero-emissions model is likely to be an SUV with up to 150 miles of range Mazda has confirmed that its first electric ...
15:52, 2019-09-27

22 nostalgic photos that show what Tokyo looked like in the 1970s Greg Girard Photographer Greg Girard spent his teenage days capturing images of the streets and people of Vancouver before he moved on to exploring A...
22:32, 2019-10-14

Art Review: Three Radical 1960s Visions, Far From the Tumult of Tokyo A new show at Japan Society looks at avant-garde artists who worked far from Japan’s cultural capitals, in the forest, in the mountains and by the se...
11:32, 2019-04-11

Usain Bolt wants to be a ‘regular person’ at Tokyo 2020 "Usain Bolt hasn\u0027t decided what he is going to do at the Tokyo Olympics, which is now just a year away."...
18:00, 2019-07-26

2019 Tokyo motor show preview: cars we know about so far The biennial Tokyo motor show gives Japanese carmakers a chance to shine on their home turf. Here's what they have in store Every edition of the bie...
08:04, 2019-09-27

Tokyo Olympics cut spending; sports federations unhappy TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics are caught between the proverbial rock and hard place. Tokyo organizers are trying to cut spending, under pressure fr...
12:04, 2019-05-08

Mitsubishi previews new plug-in hybrid SUV for Tokyo show Concept car is set to show a new plug-in hybrid drivetrain that Mitsubishi will use on the Eclipse Cross Mitsubishi will reveal a new compact plug-...
13:32, 2019-09-18

2019 Tokyo motor show preview - one week to go The Tokyo motor show customarily promises an exciting balance of innovation and creativity Get the lowdown on what's coming to one of the motoring ca...
15:52, 2019-10-15

Organizers test heat countermeasures in sweltering Tokyo With temperatures rising to 35 degrees Celsius and humidity of 75% on Thursday, Tokyo 2020 organizers had the perfect weather to try out their heat c...
14:56, 2019-07-25

Instead of — or after — visiting overwhelming Tokyo, chill out in a hot spring in this city Kusatsu Onsen is a resort town in the mountains that offers beauty, culture and relaxation....
19:00, 2019-05-16

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo "Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collect...
18:40, 2019-05-14

Olympic construction worker dies during Tokyo heatwave Heat stroke is suspected in the death of a construction worker at a Tokyo Olympics venue, as organizers worry about high temperatures....
16:28, 2019-08-09

Tokyo Opens An Amusement Area Dedicated To...Bubble Tea Right now, Japan is going through a bubble tea boom. The beverage is so popular that a bubble tea amusement park called Tokyo Tapioca Land recently o...
12:28, 2019-08-15

Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - Bach "A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said ...
21:24, 2019-07-24

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thi...
21:24, 2019-07-24

In photos: Will Smith attends the 'Aladdin' premiere in Tokyo Will Smith attends the premiere of the live action "Aladdin" film in Tokyo on May 16, 2019....
17:40, 2019-05-16

Van der Poel opts against Tokyo 2020 road race "Mathieu van der Poel has decided against taking part in the Tokyo 2020 road race and opted to fully focus on the mountain bike event at next year’s ...
12:20, 2019-09-05

Super typhoon Hagibis could disrupt Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix Formula 1 is bracing itself for potential disruption over the Japanese Grand Prix weekend, with it looking increasingly likely that Suzuka will be af...
07:04, 2019-10-09

England praying for family caught in typhoon chaos, says Mako Vunipola • Friends and family of squad endure lockdown in Tokyo• Vunipola: ‘I just hope everyone is safe’England’s players were left “hoping and praying” for ...
23:12, 2019-10-12

China evacuates a million people as Typhoon Lekima makes landfall The storm has barreled into the eastern Zhejiang province, triggering a landslide that left 13 dead and 16 missing. It disrupted air and rail transpo...
14:24, 2019-08-10

Canada rugby players help clean-up operation after Typhoon Hagibis – video After Canada's final game of the Rugby World Cup was cancelled due to the damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis, the players took to the streets to lend a...
15:44, 2019-10-13

World Cup chaos as England v France, All Blacks v Italy cancelled due to typhoon "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to t...
10:48, 2019-10-10

Sonic boom heard as Jet2 plane intercepted by Typhoon fighters A 25-year-old woman has been arrested after two RAF jets were scrambled to escort a plane back to Stansted airportA 25-year-old woman has been arrest...
00:12, 2019-06-23

Typhoon lashes Japanese capital, one dead, power, transport disrupted One of the strongest typhoons to hit Japan in recent years struck just east of the capital, Tokyo, on Monday, killing one woman, with record-breaking...
10:28, 2019-09-09

Typhoon shuts businesses, forces flight cancellations in southern Taiwan Taiwan braced for typhoon Bailu on Saturday, shutting businesses and schools as airlines canceled hundreds of flights amid warnings of landslides, fl...
11:48, 2019-08-24

Typhoon Hagibis: recovery and rescue in full swing after deadly storm Military called in amid race to restore power and public transport following flooding rains Helicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Su...
11:24, 2019-10-13

Scotland query World Rugby misconduct charge after Typhoon Hagibis row Scotland have questioned whether the misconduct charge levelled at them by World Rugby for comments around the possible cancellation of their final W...
11:56, 2019-10-16

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed as strong typhoon approaches A typhoon will hit northern Taiwan later on Monday, meteorologists said, shutting financial markets and schools as airlines canceled dozens of flight...
04:04, 2019-09-30

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to at least 10 as recovery efforts begin Typhoon Hagibis is now being blamed for 10 deaths and over 100 injuries in Japan — a day after the powerful storm made landfall and flooded Tok...
08:36, 2019-10-13

North Korea tells citizens to ‘fully mobilize’ after deadly typhoon PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korean state media urged citizens on Monday to “fully mobilize” to rebuild after powerful Typhoon Lingling lashed the ...
20:04, 2019-09-09

China Hongqiao aluminum facilities flooded as typhoon lashes Shandong Facilities belonging to China Hongqiao Group, the world's top aluminum producer, were damaged by flooding after Typhoon Lekima wreaked havoc in the s...
15:16, 2019-08-12

Typhoon Hagibis: 110,000 join rescue effort as survivors tell of 'incredible' storm Nations counts its losses after deadly storm dumped 40% of average annual rainfall in some areasMore than 110,000 rescuers were searching for survivo...
07:52, 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis: rescue and recovery in full swing after deadly storm Military called in amid race to restore power and public transport following flooding rains Helicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Su...
07:24, 2019-10-13

Whitlock helps Britain secure Tokyo 2020 ticket "Double Olympic champion Max Whitlock\u0027s efforts helped Britain to also secure a Tokyo 2020 spot alongside gymnastics\u0027 world heavyweights."...
10:00, 2019-10-08

Cucumber crisis after Tokyo hit by cloudiest spell since records began Unseasonable weather has blighted agriculture across Japan, as well as sales of summer clothes Tokyo’s cloudiest few weeks in nearly 60 years has cas...
07:44, 2019-07-17

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Dates, tickets, mascot, logo and more Team GB will head to Tokyo in just under a year with the unenviable task of following the record-breaking athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics t...
14:52, 2019-07-24

'There are almost no women in power': Tokyo's female workers demand change Japan has a 27.5% gender pay gap and ranks 110th in the world for gender equality – but social change is slowly happening Last week, after the actor ...
10:24, 2019-06-13

Tokyo's tipping point: is the impenetrable city finally opening up? As Japan’s capital welcomes immigrants and prepares to host the Olympics, 2019 could be the year the world’s largest megalopolis goes truly globalOn ...
14:48, 2019-06-10

Kei Nishikori aiming for a 'nice coloured medal at Tokyo 2020' "Kei Nishikori is shooting from a medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after emerging as a poster boy for his home Games."...
16:40, 2019-07-17

Second-generation Toyota Mirai concept readied for Tokyo reveal News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota will preview its new hydrogen-electric powered Mirai saloon at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, ahead of its launch in 2020...
12:04, 2019-10-11

The year of Akira: how does 2019 Neo-Tokyo compare with today's city? From architecture to highways and the Olympic stadium, how does reality shape up against Katsuhiro Otomo’s 1988 animated dystopia?It’s 2019 and Tokyo...
10:48, 2019-06-16

Pack of rats descend on Tokyo convenience store – video A convenience store in Tokyo has been forced to shut after rats were filmed scampering down the walls, along shelves and across aisles. Video clips p...
15:44, 2019-08-08

Djokovic eases past Goffin to set up Tokyo final with Millman "World number one Novak Djokovic eased past Belgian third seed David Goffin 6-3 6-4 at the Japan Open in Tokyo on Saturday to book his place in Sunda...
13:32, 2019-10-05

Russia risk Tokyo 2020 ban over ‘inconsistent’ doping data "Russia could be banned from next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) revealed there were \"inconsistencies\" in data ...
12:32, 2019-09-24

Fukushima rocked by massive 6.5 magnitude earthquake felt in Tokyo FUKUSHIMA has been rocked by a massive 6.5 magnitude earthquake that hit off the east coast of Japan....
14:52, 2019-08-04

Earthquake causes Tokyo buildings to shake ahead of Trump visit A medium-strength earthquake hit eastern Japan on Saturday, NHK national television said, causing buildings to shake in Tokyo hours before the arriva...
09:36, 2019-05-25

Olympic construction worker dies during Tokyo heat wave Heatstroke is suspected in the death of a construction worker at a Tokyo Olympics venue as organizers worry about high temperatures....
17:16, 2019-08-09

The Jumping Nations Cup final – who will claim a place at Tokyo 2020? "The season-closing competition in Barcelona – the Jumping Nations Cup final – will determine series winner but there is also a spot at the Olympics ...
12:48, 2019-10-02

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn holding news conference in Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn plans a news conference later Friday that would be his first since he was arrested in November on fi...
08:56, 2019-06-28

Final Fantasy VII Remake Seems Popular At The Tokyo Game Show In what should surprise absolutely no one, Final Fantasy VII Remake is drawing long lines at the Tokyo Game Show. I think people in Japan might be ex...
04:40, 2019-09-14

Russia at risk of Tokyo Olympics ban over ‘inconsistent’ Moscow lab data • Wada gives Russia three weeks to explain alleged irregularities• Any ban could also extend to football World CupRussia faces the prospect of being ...
21:16, 2019-09-23

Tokyo-Vegas investment chief gets 50 years in Ponzi scheme LAS VEGAS (AP) — The former head of a Tokyo and Las Vegas investment firm has been sentenced to 50 years in a U.S. prison for bilking thousands of Ja...
21:24, 2019-05-23

Tokyo braced for a battering as ‘worst storm in 60 years’ roars in Threat of widespread flooding and landslides compounded by an earthquake in nearby Chiba prefectureEvacuation orders were issued to more than 800,000...
22:44, 2019-10-12

2019 Tokyo motor show preview: all the star cars Biennial Tokyo show gives Japanese car makers a chance to shine on their home turf. Here's what they have in store Every edition of the biennial Tok...
14:04, 2019-09-27

'The Lost Metropolis': 1930s Tokyo street life – in pictures Kineo Kuwabara captured these rich images of everyday life the city during the buildup to the second world war. The series is on display 18-19 May at...
14:32, 2019-05-17

Tokyo Govenor defends cost of hosting 2020 Olympics "Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike has defended the cost of hosting the 2020 Olympic Games, saying the Paralympics in particular would build a legacy by cr...
17:08, 2019-07-18

Skateboarders stoked to send sport to greater heights in Tokyo "In exactly a year from Friday, skateboarding will make its Olympic bow at the Tokyo 2020 Games with top skaters hoping the global exposure will help...
15:04, 2019-07-26

Mitsubishi Super Height K-Wagon concept set for Tokyo reveal News 3 Oct, 2019 Mitsubishi will unveil a new compact MPV at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, designed to meet Japan’s Kei car regulations...
16:40, 2019-10-03

Stunning Tokyo train designed to feel like a living room Seibu Railway's sleek "Laview" train in Japan not only gets you from Point A to Point B fast, it's designed for comfort....
08:24, 2019-09-13

Watch the trailer for Ghostwire: Tokyo — the latest from Evil Within studio The studio that made The Evil Within is back with something completley new. It's called Ghostwire: Tokyo, and it looks like a paranormal ninja advent...
03:04, 2019-06-10

Genvid and NTT Docomo demo 5G LAN party at Tokyo Game Show Genvid Technologies and Japan’s NTT Docomo are hosting an interactive streaming event at Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2019 to show how 5G will transform gam...
21:56, 2019-09-12

Olympic sports slam Tokyo organizers over cuts at venues GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Olympic sports leaders have criticized Tokyo Games organizers for cutting spending on how events will be presented at ve...
17:52, 2019-05-07

2020 Olympic Games: Tokyo's crisis-ridden preparations With just one year to go before the 2020 Summer Olympics, host city Tokyo would like you to believe that preparations are going according to plan. Ho...
18:00, 2019-07-22

'Then I saw RuPaul's Drag Race': coming out as X-gender in Tokyo – a manga As a young manga artist, M A Joy felt they did not fit in – but learning to identify as neither male nor female opened up both their art and the city...
15:16, 2019-06-14

Russia face Tokyo Olympics ban over ‘inconsistent’ Moscow lab data • Wada gives Russia three weeks to explain alleged irregularities• Russia’s appearance at World Athletics Championships in doubtThe World Anti-Doping...
15:32, 2019-09-23

Kimono runway show lights up Tokyo fashion week Rock met kimonos as Tokyo kicked off its fashion week with a dazzling runway show that put a modern twist on the traditional Japanese garment....
04:32, 2019-10-15

Tokyo Olympics construction worker dies from suspected heatstroke Japan’s capital has had temperatures above 31C for two weeks, prompting fears for 2020 Games’ athletesHeatstroke is suspected in the death of a worke...
05:52, 2019-08-09

Hybrid-only Honda Jazz previewed ahead of Tokyo reveal Preview image of the fourth-generation Jazz Next-generation of Honda's popular city car will only feature a petrol-electric powertrain Honda has rele...
10:08, 2019-10-16

GB projected to miss medal target, win 15 golds at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain are projected to slip from second to fifth in the medal table at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics."...
14:12, 2019-07-23

The Olympics Are Coming To Tokyo, And So Is The Movement To Kill The Games Forever TOKYO, JAPAN — In the lobby of the Marunouchi Nijubashi Building, which is undergoing final preparations to host the 2020 Olympics, a robot is on pat...
22:16, 2019-08-13

Mitsubishi's Tokyo show star is roofless SUV with four electric motors MI-Tech Concept showcases clever four-motor PHEV system with gas turbine range extender, previewing small plug-in hybrid SUV Mitsubishi will reveal a...
12:36, 2019-10-03

Typhoon Lekima: China issues red alert as powerful storm approaches mainland China has issued a red alert as a super typhoon expected to be the strongest it has felt in years approached its mainland....
06:08, 2019-08-09

Typhoon Hagibis LIVE: Rescue operation under way after huge storm leaves 26 dead At least 26 people have been killed and 175 injured after Typhoon Hagibis caused massive flooding in Japan....
16:40, 2019-10-13

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed on Friday as super typhoon approaches Authorities in Taiwan have ordered markets, businesses and schools to close on Friday as a super typhoon approaches the island, forcing flight cancel...
14:24, 2019-08-08

UN chief praises Japanese climate resilience, as Typhoon Hagibis cleanup begins With Typhoon Hagibis causing destruction and loss of life in Japan, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has praised the leadership role the country...
00:56, 2019-10-14

Typhoon leaves England stranded at airport amid World Cup travel chaos Squad delayed for five hours at Tokyo international airport‘We are excited to arrive in Japan,’ says head coach Eddie JonesEngland’s World Cup quest ...
16:44, 2019-09-09

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the storm continued up the co...
06:24, 2019-08-12

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country br...
09:16, 2019-08-11

Rugby World Cup group-stage deciders threatened by Super Typhoon Hagibis • Organisers may be forced to cancel England and Scotland games• Games cancelled due to weather count as scoreless drawsEngland and Scotland’s World ...
15:00, 2019-10-08

Japanese Grand Prix qualifying moved to Sunday as Typhoon Hagibis moves in Qualifying for the Japanese Grand Prix has been postponed and moved to Sunday due to Super Typhoon Hagibis....
08:52, 2019-10-11

Eddie Jones says ‘typhoon gods’ smiling on England after game cancelled – video The England head coach said everyone is ‘disappointed’ about the cancellation of their upcoming match against France in the Rugby World Cup, but adde...
12:28, 2019-10-10

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 32 as storm moves north The death toll from a typhoon in eastern China rose to 32 on Sunday, with 16 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced f...
15:00, 2019-08-11