The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The latest court decision is based on sensible judgment. There was every reason to overturn a provisional injunction that adhered to a zero-risk bias.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Achieving concrete results toward the denuclearisation of North Korea is the top-priority issue for a second U.S.-North Korea summit. The United States must craft a firm strategy, to avoid concluding another ambiguous agreement.

SHIZUOKA, Japan  (The Japan News/ANN) - Manga artist Momoko Sakura, who died in August aged 53, will be posthumously presented with the people’s honour award by the city of Shizuoka, the city’s mayor said Wednesday.

​ TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Applications for volunteers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics began to be accepted Wednesday.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Tokyo Medical University on Tuesday announced the selection of its first woman president in a decision seemingly aimed at restoring public trust in the university in the wake of a series of scandals, including its unfair treatment of female applicants.

​OSAKA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) - Over 100 Vietnamese and other foreign students who entered a tourism-related vocational school in Osaka in April were not allowed to renew their residency status and subsequently expelled from the school this summer, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Japan national rugby team captain and Toshiba Brave Lupus star Michael Leitch and teammates teamed up to lift up a car and rescue a teammate who had passed out on the street before being run over by the vehicle, it has been learned.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The possible launch of a mountain railway from the foot of Mt. Fuji on the Yamanashi Prefecture side to the mountain’s fifth station will be discussed by a panel of industry representatives and specialists, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Sales of liability insurance policies that cover legal claims for office bullying and sexual harassment cases have been surging as companies prepare for lawsuits filed by their workers.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Craftspeople in Chofu, Tokyo, add finishing touches on Tuesday to ceramic bells shaped like boars, the Chinese zodiac sign for 2019.