Three-time AFL premiership player Brian Lake has arrived back in Australia just days after being released from police custody in Japan following a late-night bar brawl.
Daily Mail. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 00:59:00 +0100.
"Over the past few weeks the southern half of Vancouver Island has actually moved about four or five millimetres to the west, towards Japan."
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 15:11:46 EDT.
Municipal workers in western Japan struggled on Friday to restore water supplies a week after floods caused by a record downpour killed more than 200 people in the worst such disaster in 36 years.
Reuters. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 04:03:24 -0400.
More than 7,000 people are still in evacuation shelters and many more are struggling with basic needs after severe flooding and landslides last week in western Japan that caused at least 200 deaths.
Irish Independent. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:13:43 +0100.
YOKOSUKA, Japan — The head of the U.S. Navy on Thursday dedicated one of two destroyers involved in fatal accidents in the Pacific last year to Sen. John McCain. ...
Ken Moritsugu. Washington Times. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 21:25:00 -0400.
Complacency - and a lack of disaster awareness - might be why Mabi district was the hardest-hit local municipality in last week's deluge that battered western Japan.
Straits Times. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
A Japanese nurse who may have murdered as many as 20 elderly patients by injecting their intravenous drips with chemicals is in police custody, Japanese media have reported.
Newsmax. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:31:32 EDT.
After his success with an American restaurant named Cottage in Westport, CT, Brian Lewis has created a highly innovative Japanese menu at OKO across town.
By John Mariani, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:53:00 -0400.
Survivors and search crews in southwestern Japan are now facing another obstacle in the struggle to recover from last week's devastating landslides: extreme heat. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:05:59 -0400.
Japan has begun a recovery process from floods that have killed more than 100 people, affected electricity supplies and caused material damage. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 09 Jul 2018 23:06:00 -0400.
Facts About Japan
Japan, an island state off the east coast of Asia, is governed as a
constitutional monarchy. Its capital city is Tokyo; its second
largest city is Osaka. Japan's national currency is the Yen.
In 2007, Japan's estimated population was 127,433,000, and Japanese is
the primary language spoken in Japan.
For more news and information about Japan, visit this official
Japanese government website. For detailed maps of Japan, visit
this Japan map website.
Click on the small Japan map shown at right to display a full-size
map of Japan.