Japanese athlete expelled from Olympics over doping
Japanese short track speed skater Kei Saito failed an out-of-competition doping test on the day of his arrival in Pyeongchang and has been expelled from the Winter Olympics, Japan team officials said on Tuesday.
Volcano eruption, avalanche at Japan ski resort
A Japanese soldier was killed after a volcano erupted near a popular Japanese ski resort, sparking an avalanche that left several injured and scores stranded up a mountain.
Radio program broadcasts hope to Japanese in North Korea
It is thought that 100 Japanese people who were abducted by North Korea still live there. The Shiokaze Project broadcasts just for them, with Japanese music and the voices of loved ones. One woman reaches out to her sister, who was taken 44 years ago.
Abe to Trump: North Korea threat becoming 'increasingly severe'
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe tells U.S. President Donald Trump the security threat in the Asia Pacific region is becoming 'increasingly severe' due to North Korea.
Muroya wins air race again for home crowd
Yoshihide Muroya wins the Chiba air race again in front of his Japanese home crowd to take the lead in the air race world championship series.
Japanese companies interested in opening factories in Nigeria
Japanese companies interested in opening factories in Nigeria.