Tokyo casualwear label SOPHNET. flaunts its FW15 line with an editorial shot by POPEYE magazine. The brand’s sporty gear is showcased in its natural environment, as POPEYE follows a young athlete around a variety of winter workout spots. Show More Summary
Carl Sagan said that "extraordinary claims, require extraordinary evidence." In a stunning display of mathematical logic vs common sense, David Spiegel of Princeton University and Edwin Turner from the University of Tokyo published a paper in 2012 that turns the...
Every three years across the rice fields and around the farmhouses of rural Japan, about 150 miles north of Tokyo, the landscape changes. One year, an old country house was sheathed in hundreds of circular mirrors — no two the same size, all a reflection of the natural world around them. Another...
Tokyo will closely cooperate with the global community in order to fight terrorism, according to the Japanese Foreign Ministry.
Fighter aircraft deployed by Tokyo after 11 Chinese planes spotted close to Japanese airspace during 'unusual' dispatch.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has decided to resume whaling in the Antarctic Ocean by the end of March after a hiatus since last year, a move likely to prompt international outrage.
The Japanese actress who starred in famed director Yasujiro Ozu's "Tokyo Story" and a host of other classic films has died aged 95 -- with the news only emerging nearly three months after her passing. The death of Setsuko Hara dominated Japanese front pages on Thursday, with headlines lauding her as a "legendary" performer and the "Eternal Madonna". Show More Summary
I heard a common theme in my recent encounters with clients and central bank officials in Frankfurt, London, Beijing, Tokyo, Auckland, Wellington and Berkeley. Despite very different cyclical conditions and growth trajectories, central bankers everywhere generally think inflation is too low for comfort. Show More Summary
Every year, the Caretta Plaza in Tokyo is adorned with an impressive light show to mark the end of another 365 days. This time, over 270,000 LEDs are being used to create an elaborate six-minute audiovisual light show that you can see in these images. Read more...
The Mariinksy and Munich music director was asked at a Tokyo press conference whether he had plans to perform in Turkey. The question was tagged to the shooting down of a Russian military plane by Turkish ground forces. Gergiev, who is often an apologist for President Putin, said (according to the semi-official Tass news agency): […]
The Tokyo High Court ruled Friday that one member of Aum Shinrikyo cult was not guilty in a 1995 bombing, overturning a lower court ruling sentencing her to prison, local media reported.
NTT DoCoMo announced today that a 5G trial it conducted with Nokia Networks at the Roppongi Hills high-rise complex in Tokyo on October 13 achieved ultra-high-speed data transmission in excess of 2Gbps... The post NTT DOCOMO Successfully conducts 5G Data Transmission in Actual-use Environments appeared first on Gadgets, gizmos, and tech from the East.
By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares held firm and U.S. stock futures edged higher in early trade on Friday as expectations of additional stimulus from the European Central Bank underpinned appetite for riskier assets, while the euro hovered near seven-month lows. Show More Summary
Dream Big by Ursulalopez Life is an experiment in making something of yourself, but in order to become someone big you first have to dream big. Do you think the king of kaiju was born a giant beast capable of stomping Tokyo into dust?...Show More Summary
Tokyo police seized the largest ever shipment of drugs imported to Japan in personal luggage, worth 1.4 billion yen ($11.45 billion), local media reported Thursday.
When Charlie Haden had become confined to home when too ill to travel from the effects of post-polio syndrome, he started listening to tapes of his previous concerts and discovered the performances he had made with the Cuban pianist, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, at the Blue Note in Tokyo in 2005. Show More Summary
By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares advanced in early trade on Thursday, while growing bets the European Central Bank was gearing up to deliver further stimulus steps kept the euro under pressure. MSCI's broadest index of...Show More Summary
She starred in a trilogy by Yasujir? Ozu, including “Tokyo Story” (1953), which critic Roger Ebert called “one of the greatest films of all time.”
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Until the twentieth century, Japanese food was often neither delicious nor nourishing. Junichi Saga, a Japanese doctor who chronicled the memories of elderly villagers from just outside Tokyo, in the nineteen-seventies, found that, in...Show More Summary