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  1. FILE PHOTO: Japan's Hinako Shibuno kisses the trophy after winning the Women’s British Open

    Japan speculates over identity of final Olympic torchbearer

    With the Tokyo Olympics less than a year away, speculation is growing in Japan over who will be the final torchbearer to light the cauldron in the ...
  2. Tennis: Western and Southern Open

    Tennis: Reigning champ Osaka heads to New York striving for form, fitness and fun

    It has been a roller-coaster 12 months for Japan's Naomi Osaka since her dramatic victory over Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final last year.
  3. Japan's Minister of Economic Revitalization Toshimitsu Motegi speaks during the signing agreem

    Japan says gaps remain with US on trade after 'very tough' talks

    Japanese Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Wednesday there were still gaps that needed to be filled before Tokyo and Washington could ...
  4. New hotels in Japan 2019

    Onsens and kaiseki: 5 new hotels in Japan to check-in to on your next holiday

    Among the highlights: Japan’s third Aman property, which will be located in Kyoto, as well as the legendary Okura Tokyo, which recently underwent ...
  5. People wait for a Shinkansen high speed train at a station in Osaka on Jun 20, 2019

    Mind the doors: Japan bullet train runs with door open at 280kmh

    A Japanese bullet train hurtling along at 280 km/h ran for nearly a minute with one of its doors completely open on Wednesday (Aug 21), its ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Police officer stands guard near Japan and South Korea national flags at a hotel in Tok

    Japan, South Korea agree on need for dialogue to repair frayed ties

  7. A tourist walks past a souvenir shop at Akihabara district in Tokyo, Japan.

    South Korean tourists shun Japan over trade row

    The number of South Korean tourists visiting Japan fell last month to its lowest in nearly a year as visitors cancelled travel plans amid ...
  8. Foreign ministers meeting of China, Korea and Japan in Beijing

    Japan's Kono wants progress in resolving wartime labour feud with Seoul

    Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Wednesday said he wanted to see progress toward resolving a feud with South Korea over compensating Korean ...
  9. Japan's Minister of Economic Revitalization Toshimitsu Motegi speaks during the signing agreem

    Japan, US ministers meet for trade talks as hopes for early deal fade

    Japan and the United States will seek to narrow gaps on trade when their top negotiators meet this week, but hopes for a deal in September are ...
  10. Tour guide Shiga and a tourist check radiation levels at Joroku Park, near TEPCO's tsunami-cri

    South Korea to increase radiation testing of Japanese food