The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Upper house members fell four short of a two-thirds majority, or 164 seats, who favour amending the Constitution in the recent House of Councillors election. 

SEOUL (The Japan News/ANN) - The airspace unilaterally claimed by South Korea over the Takeshima islands, Shimane Prefecture was violated by a Russian military aircraft.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Images of Japanese athletes are seen on the facade of commercial complex Coredo Muromachi, in Tokyo.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - An event promoting vegan and halal foods has begun at a Tokyo restaurant, with only about a year left until the opening of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Efforts are rapidly being made to accommodate assistance dogs that support disabled people, as the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics approach.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Kyoto Animation Co. staff members are yet to be accounted for after a fire at one of the company’s buildings in Kyoto, while anguish is mounting among their relatives. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Large-scale tests aimed at easing traffic congestion during the Games started on Monday in Tokyo and other cities.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - About 400 people, grouped together at Tokyo Stadium in Chofu, Tokyo to form the words “1 Year to Go!” .

​TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - According to the Fisheries Agency, catches of juvenile Japanese eels, known as glass eels, hit a record low of 3.7 tons this season.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - 71 of the 124 seats were won by the Liberal Democratic Party and Komeito in Sunday’s House of Councillors election.