The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The restrictions concerning photos being taken inside the Diet Building have been eased by the House of Councillors.

HOKKAIDO, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - Shishamo smelt are hung out to dry in Mukawa, Hokkaido, a town facing the Pacific Ocean. 

​TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - World Rugby Chairman Bill Beaumont said with satisfaction that the Rugby World Cup 2019 has been the most groundbreaking.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - To detect unauthorised drones flying above airports, the  Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Ministry has decided to install a system.

​ NAHA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - A massive fire destroyed the main part of Shuri Castle in Naha on Oct. 31 after a 30-year restoration project had been completed in January.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Foreign Ministry is planning to explain the Rising Sun flag in three more languages on its website, as part of efforts to counter South Korea’s campaign against the flag.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The number of high-rise condominiums has been increasing, mainly in urban areas, but their vulnerability to flood damage has become apparent.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - SoftBank Group Corp. Chairman Masayoshi Son took huge losses caused by investments in start-up companies on the chin, but he remains bullish about the future.

NAHA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - Thursday marked a week since a fire destroyed the buildings of Shuri Castle, including the Seiden main hall, in Naha. 

KYOTO, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - Their tweets carried no clear indications that they were sent as advertisements, resulting in criticisms that the comedians’ social media messages were a form of stealth marketing.