Brazil's public spending decreases, but government is far from reaching target

Brazil's public finances improved in October, Treasury figures showed on Thursday, as…

Conservatives win elections in Uruguay

Uruguay's conservative opposition party claimed its victory on Thursday after the…

Cyber ​​Bullying and Suicides: The Dark Side of K-Pop in South Korea

The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has launched a renewed focus…

Health impact of air pollution could be much worse than previously thought, study suggests

The number of health problems related to air pollution can be much higher than…

Godfrey Gao: Rise and Fall

Canadian Canadian actor Godfrey Gao is famous for being the first Asian international supermodel, but he…

Republican candidate banned from Twitter for discrimination and incitement of violence

An account of Danielle Stella, a pro-Trump Republican congressional candidate, was banned from Twitter after…

Italian police uncover Nazi conspiracy, 19 arrested

Italian police said they had arrested 19 far-right criminals who wanted to form a new…

EU Parliament declares climate emergency

The European Parliament has declared a global “climate and environmental emergency” and has called on all…

Malaysian prime minister accused of plotting death of journalist exposing corruption

Police investigating the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia questioned the closest advisor…

Government cancels pension cap increase after criticism

The government will abandon a plan to raise the pension limit for older workers from…

Economy has worst fall in 4 years in Japan

Japan's retail sales have fallen at the fastest pace in over 4 years…

Emperor visits ancestral mausoleums

On Wednesday, the emperor visited the mausoleums of emperor Jimmu, considered the first mythical emperor of the…

FTC invades 4 companies for Tokyo fraud

On Wednesday, the Fairtrade Commission raided four companies for allegedly rigging bids for contracts…

Japanese foundation builds refugee houses in Myanmar

A ceremony was held in eastern Myanmar to mark the completion of 2.900 houses built…

Government will actively hire “ice generation” workers, says Shinzo Abe

The government will actively hire people from the so-called “ice age generation” for national servant positions…

New Anti-Piracy Bill Excludes 'Small' Downloads in Japan

The Cultural Affairs Agency on Wednesday presented a proposal to exclude “small” downloads from a…

North Korea fires two 'unidentified projectiles' in the Japan Sea

North Korea fired two "unidentified projectiles" on Thursday - Japan…

“Ninja Hattori” Creator Gets Toyama Exposition

A literature museum is hosting a special exhibition featuring original drawings of the mangaka, Fujiko Fujio,…

Japan will require automatic brake systems on all new car models

The government plans to require all new car models to have automatic brake systems…

Nissan invests 33 billion yen in electric vehicle factory

Nissan is investing 33 billion yen ($ 303 million) in its main factory…

Officers avoid questions about 'suspect' guest at event created by Shinzo Abe

Opposition lawmakers are pressuring the government to explain as “antisocial elements,” a vague term…