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  1. Cast member Vikander poses at the premiere for "Tomb Raider" in Los Angeles

    A Minute With: Alicia Vikander, Wash Westmoreland on thriller 'Earthquake Bird'

    Swedish-born Oscar winner Alicia Vikander performs in both English and Japanese in her new movie, thriller "Earthquake Bird", as she immerses ...
  2. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is expected to run again

    Tokyo to vote for governor three weeks before Olympics

    Tokyo will hold an election to pick a governor on July 5, 2020, less than three weeks before the Japanese capital hosts the Olympic Games, the ...
  3. Donald Trump denied China's statement that the economic superpowers had agreed a plan to roll

    Asian markets down on trade uncertainty, unrest hits Hong Kong

    Asian markets turned lower on Monday as another record close on Wall Street was overshadowed by uncertainty over the China-US trade talks, while ...
  4. The motorcade is one of the final public events associated with Naruhito's assumption of the

    Thousands gather ahead of rare Japan imperial parade

    Thousands of people gathered in Tokyo on Sunday ahead of a rare open-top car parade featuring newly enthroned Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako, ...
  5. File photo of glasses spectacles

    Japanese women fight for right to wear glasses to work

  6. Officials said they were concerned about an apparent slowing in enthusiasm for Tokyo 2020 tickets

    Million more Tokyo 2020 tickets going on sale in new lottery

    Tokyo Olympics organisers said Friday they will put around a million more tickets for the 2020 Games on sale this month, with seats up for grabs ...
  7. Buyers in Japan often fork out eye-watering sums to secure premium produce ranging from seafood to

    Shelling out: Japan crab fetches record US$46,000 at auction

    A Japanese bidder may be feeling the pinch after forking out $46,000 at auction for a snow crab -- a price that "probably set a new world record", ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: A statue symbolizing "comfort women" is seen during a weekly anti-Japan rally

    Lights, camera ... cut! Japan soul-searching over freedom of expression

    Withdrawn endorsements for films and art exhibitions are re-igniting a debate in Japan over self-censorship, exposing a struggle to balance ...
  9. The 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships marathons in Doha

    Japan athletics execs slam 2020 Olympic marathon move