Tokyo being the big cosmopolitan city definitely has that advanced subway system to mobilize the millions of people that need to go about their daily lives. The subway plays such an important role that the key criteria for selectingShow More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Crown Prince Naruhito turned 57 on Thursday saying he is ready to become emperor after his father Akihito, who could abdicate as soon as next year, and that like him, he will be an emperor who "shares the pain and joy of the people".
Dave Majumdar Security, Asia Should Washington and Tokyo be worried? According to Chinese state media, Beijing’s first domestically built carrier is nearing completion at Dalian. The vessel—which is expected to become operational in...Show More Summary
WELLINGTON, Feb 23 (Reuters) - World Rugby's Player of the Year Beauden Barrett will be on the bench for the Wellington Hurricanes in their Super Rugby opener against the Sunwolves in Tokyo on Saturday.
When the LA Art Book Fair landed at the Museum of Contemporary Art's branch in Little Tokyo in 2013, staff at the museum told organizers to expect 5,000 people over the course of the three-day event. "Well, we got 5,000 people on opening night," says curator Shannon Cane, who oversees the Los Angeles fair,...
By Loretta Race on SwimSwam Ippei Watanabe visits Tokyo 2020 organizers, commits to goal of Olympic gold medal in 200m breaststroke. Read the full story on SwimSwam: New WR Holder Ippei Watanabe Visits Tokyo 2020 Organizers
Will New Yorkers follow suit with the people of Tokyo and line up to eat steak standing up? The folks behind Ikinari Steak are betting so, opening up the first United States location of their standing steakhouse concept that's blown up in Japan since first opening in 2013. Show More Summary
(Tokyo Institute of Technology) Scientists at the Earth-Life Science Institute at the Tokyo Institute of Technology report in Nature (Fen. 22, 2017) unexpected discoveries about the Earth's core. The findings include insights into the...Show More Summary
Location: Tokyo, Japan Season: Spring/Summer 2017 Key Looks: the vibrant mohair knit in slide #2, the safari-ready, monogrammed backpack in slide #6, and those luxe creepers in slide #1. Editor’s Notes: Louis Vuitton has teamed up with Japanese fashion publication SENSE for an editorial featuring its SS17 collection. The French house’s tailored hits are given […]
Himitsu deftly recreates the experience of visiting an exclusive Tokyo bar, with its attention to detail and presentation.
A passenger revenge story from a Delta Diamond medallion flying from Los Angeles to Tokyo yesterday is making the rounds. Comedian and sports columnist Steve Hofstetter was flying business class on Delta flight 7. On the way to his gate...Show More Summary
Seijun Suzuki, the celebrated Japanese director behind such cult films such as Tokyo Drifter and Branded to Kill, has died at the age of 93. He died on February 13 in Tokyo, with the cause of death given as chronic obstructive pulmonary...Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's largest opposition Democratic Party has demanded that the head of a school operator with ties to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife, Akie, appear before parliament to explain its purchase of government-owned land, it said on Wednesday.
WELLINGTON, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Nehe Milner-Skudder's return from a shoulder injury that brought his season to an end last year has been delayed further as the Hurricanes' outside back did not travel to Tokyo for their Super Rugby season opener against the Sunwolves.
As many things are seasonal changing in Japan, also Tokyo Disney Resort has changing events all over the year. At the moment the special event “Anna and Elsa’s Frozen Fantasy” is hold at Tokyo Disneyland. I visited there on FebruaryShow More Summary
You may know Margot Robbie from such movies as "The Wolf of Wall Street," "Suicide Squad," "The Big Short," and "Whiskey Tango Foxtrot." You may recognize the Nissan BladeGlider from the 2013 Tokyo motor show and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio De Janeiro, where Nissan took folks for rides in two working prototypes. Now the two are teaming up as...
Japan’s Kasumigaseki Country Club, the proposed golf venue for the 2020 Olympics, appears to have it all: lush fairways, meticulously maintained greens, exquisite landscapes… There’s just one thing missing — equal rights for women. The course, which is located about 30 miles outside of Tokyo, has barred women from becoming full members that would give […]
Durarara!! is one the most unique franchises out there from the author of Baccano!!, it starts out as a urban light drama about people in modern metropolitan Tokyo that turns into an intriguing intertwining web of mystery with a large cast of interesting characters. Show More Summary
Cue Yakimaru, a flying puppy drone that has stolen the hearts of the people of Oji, a Japanese town west of Tokyo. Jose Sepulveda (@josesepulveda87) has more.