Four children were critically injured in Japan on Wednesday when a car involved in an accident with another vehicle skidded into a group of nursery school children on a sidewalk, NHK national television said.
US President Donald Trump kept up pressure on Japan to cut its trade surplus with America, saying ahead of a summit with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that he expected some announcements, probably in August,
Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn’s trial, which was expected to begin in September, will be delayed, local media said on Saturday, hinting that it may not start this year. The 65-year-old tycoon, currently on bail,
Japanese workers, known to be workaholics with frequent cases of "karoshi" or death by overworking, will from Saturday begin an unprecedented 10-day break with special days off combined with traditional Golden Week.
The incident comes as authorities are beefing up security ahead of the popular emperor's abdication next week after a 30-year reign.
Two kitchen knives have been found at the school desk of Japan’s Prince Hisahito, grandson of Emperor Akihito, with security camera footage showing a suspicious man trespassing on the grounds, media reported on Saturday.
Japanese prosecutors arrested ousted Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn for a fourth time on Thursday on charges of trying to enrich himself to the tune of $5 million at the automaker’s expense,
Donald Trump on Monday became the first foreign leader to meet with Japan’s newly enthroned Emperor Naruhito — an honour Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hopes will help charm
President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States was not seeking “regime change” in Iran despite mounting tensions, in dovish comments also praising North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un as a “very smart guy.”