By Braden Keith on SwimSwam While Hungarian swimmer Katinka Hosszu has withdrawn from the upcoming Euro Meet in Luxembourg, her latest Facebook post says that she’s... Read the full story on SwimSwam: Katinka Hosszu Confirms Pledge to Swim to Tokyo 2020 in FB Post
The jewel in the high-fashion crown of Paris Fashion Week’s jam-packed schedule is Rick Owens, who preaches to his choir of fashion goths from the fittingly brutalist Palais De Tokyo every season. For Rick, who has spent decades provoking, shocking and inspiring the fashion establishment, publicity stunts are a regular occurrence. However, for FW18, there […]
Four new novels cover the globe with stories that range from the quirky to the devastating.
In July 2017 the "Hoshi no Kirby 25th Anniversary Orchestra Concert" was held in Tokyo and now you can (re)live it with this special album. Disc number twois a Memorial Arrange CD and features songs not played at the concert. The charming...Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan criticized the U.S. military on Friday for breaking a pledge to avoid flying helicopters over a school next to its base in Okinawa, a rare flash of discord with Tokyo's main ally.
TOKYO (Reuters) - The families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and those believed to have been taken, will urge the International Criminal Court to prosecute the North's leader, saying the lack of information about their loved ones is a human rights abuse.
Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles, who is competing in the 2020 Tokyo games, said on Monday it would break her heart to return to the training facility where she says she was abused.
This old subway entrance is fascinating in itself; the faded colours, grime and inexplicable bit of protruding rock providing a glimpse of what a lot of the network was presumably once like. And on this occasion at least, that sense of the past was further added to by the unexpected appearance of this woman in […]
I’m planning our honeymoon next November and choosing the location was easy: Tokyo. I’ve been saving up my AAdvantage miles for years and getting two First Class tickets on JAL in their amazing Sky Suite seems like a perfect use of 320,000 miles (I hope…). Show More Summary
Fresh from showing his FW18 collection at Paris Fashion Week, Virgil Abloh and OFF-WHITE are now setting their sights on a new pop-up shop coming to Tokyo. The label announced the event through its Instagram page, disclosing that “In Order” will take place January 24 through February 6 on the first floor of the Isetan […]
Those pesky deer loitering around Japanese railroad tracks are certain to be no match for expected train technology featuring the sound of barking dogs. Tokyo railway researchers say the “dog yaps” are effective at disbanding deer and...Show More Summary
Nearly 200 companies have gathered in Tokyo to showcase the latest in robotic industry technology. Japan is hoping they are part of the answer to a labour shortage caused by an aging population.
(Tokyo Institute of Technology) Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) have discovered a means of reducing muscle atrophy by the addition of the soy-derived isoflavone aglycone (AglyMax) to the diet of mice. This attenuation by soy isoflavone is attributable to block the apoptosis-dependent pathway in muscle fiber. Show More Summary
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has visited a Japanese military training camp outside Tokyo at the start of a one-day visit to Japan. Turnbull and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe … Click to Continue »
The traditions of the past meet ultra-modernity on this tour of enigmatic Japan. Discover Tokyo with its high-tech Akihaba...
Block graphic aliens dropped down the window panes of a Tokyo skyscraper before being blasted into oblivion by enthusiastic gamers celebrating 40 years of the arcade sensation "Space Invaders".
TOKYO, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Australian rugby player George Smith, who won 111 caps for the Wallabies and is currently playing for Tokyo-based Suntory Sungoliath, has been arrested in Japan, the team's owner Suntory said on Wednesday.
TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese government called on public broadcaster NHK on Wednesday to make sure a false alarm warning of a North Korean missile launch will not be repeated, with tensions still high because of the North's missile and nuclear programs.
Nintendo Co., Ltd., Creatures Inc. and Game Freak are gearing up for some Pokemon Cafe fun. The companies have registered trademarks for ‘Deluxe Tokyo’, ‘Tokyo Deluxe’ and ‘DX Tokyo’, all of which are related to Pokémon Café and Pokémon Center Tokyo DX. Both of these are scheduled to open on March 14th, 2018.
Japan said Monday that a Chinese naval submarine spotted in waters off flashpoint islands in the East China Sea was one of its new type of nuclear-powered attack vessels. Tokyo's statement comes on the same day that China announced three...Show More Summary