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  1. An accident waiting to happen. (File photo: AFP/CHARLY TRIBALLEAU)

    Japanese city aims to ban phone use while walking

    It is a scene repeated the world over: pedestrians glued to their phones while walking, causing collisions and sometimes accidents. No more, says ...
  2. The Japanese race is a long-standing fixture on the MotoGP circuit

    Motor racing: Japan race cancelled over coronavirus as MotoGP looks to Europe

    The Japanese MotoGP was cancelled over the coronavirus on Monday as organisers said they would concentrate on holding as many races as possible in ...
  3. An aerial view shows Universal Studios Japan's "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter"

    Hogwarts and Jaws return, as Universal Studios Japan to reopen in June

    The theme park will reopen on Jun 8 to residents of Osaka Prefecture, and to residents of nearby regions from Jun 19.
  4. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks during a news conference in Tokyo

    Japan parliament to debate second extra budget for COVID-19 relief next week

    Japan's government will submit to parliament early next week a second extra budget to fund a new US$1.1 trillion stimulus package to cushion the ...
  5. Chinese President Xi Jinping and other officials applaud after the vote on the national security le

    Japan 'seriously concerned' over Chinese security laws for Hong Kong

    Japan is "seriously concerned" about the move by China's parliament to go forward with national security legislation for Hong Kong that observers ...