The Japan News (Japan)

​SEOUL (The Japan News/ANN) - Of the 156 cases of illegal exports of strategic goods that South Korea detected two-thirds were potentially related to weapons of mass destruction.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) -  As the July 21 House of Councillors election draws near, Vicious slurs and insults cast by anonymous users of social networking services are zinging online.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Japanese government intends to gather information from U.S. authorities and carefully consider its response to a U.S. plan to form a coalition to protect waters in the Middle East.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Even though the central government allocated US$760 million last fiscal year to have air conditioners in place by this summer, they have not been installed in many public elementary and junior high schools.

NAGOYA, Japan  (The Japan News/ANN) - Both stayed unbeaten at Aichi Prefectural Gym, as yokozuna look poised to try and take control of the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - In response to a series of passengers suffering heatstroke in trains and stations, railway companies are stepping up their efforts to beat the heat.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - This is the third and final installment of a series.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - One of the most influential figures in Japanese show business, Johnny Kitagawa and president of Johnny & Associates, has died at the age of 87.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The National Astronomical Observatory of Japan has expressed concern that satellites orbiting the Earth are having a negative impact on astronomical observations. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The Japanese and South Korean governments have started to plan for talks to be held as early as this week over Tokyo’s tightening of export controls against Seoul on materials to produce semiconductors.