Four foreign films nominated for the TAAF award in Tokyo

Films from Russia, France, Germany and Romania were nominated for the Animation category in Japan…

“Parasite” actor expects film to boost Japan-Korea cultural ties

One of the stars of “Parasite” said on Sunday that he hopes the film will help improve…

Japan records third coronavirus death

A cruise ship passenger who was hospitalized after testing positive for the new virus…

World's oldest man dies in Niigata Prefecture, aged 112

A 112-year-old resident died on February 23 less than two weeks ago…

One dead and dozens injured in protests in India

A police officer was killed and dozens of people were injured in the clashes in Nova…

USA: Church takes religious dispute over adoption by gay couples to Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court agreed on Monday to hear an important religious rights dispute ...

South Korea to test church members at the heart of the country's coronavirus outbreak

The number of coronavirus cases in South Korea increased to 893 on Tuesday, when…

China bans trade and consumption of wild animals

China's top legislature said it would immediately ban animal trade and consumption ...

The 10 biggest fitness myths

With new exercises invented every week, new gurus appearing every day and a new…

Three out of four Americans support the Equal Rights Amendment, research shows

About three in four Americans support the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), the change…

NASA's InSight records hundreds of earthquakes on the red planet

The latest robot to land on Mars felt the ground shake under its feet, swirls…

11 Cities quarantined in Italy

People who lived in Italian cities under block described a “surreal” and “fearful” atmosphere when…

One in three Venezuelans does not have enough to eat, says UN

One in three people in Venezuela is struggling to put enough food on top of…

Trump administration targets Assange as 'America's enemy': court

Donald Trump's administration is targeting Julian Assange as “an enemy of America that must…

Movie tycoon Harvey Weinstein is sentenced in New York

Harvey Weinstein, the Hollywood titan whose sexual abuse of young aspiring actress sparked the…

Ghibli Museum closes in Tokyo due to coronavirus

With 770 cases of coronavirus in Japan, including 634 from the Diamond Princess cruise docked in Yokohama,…

Sabrina Sato wears a metal show costume from Gaviões da Fiel: 'No feathers'

Sabrina Sato had left the muscular body on display in a costume representing the Club to play…

Coronavirus: South Korea has 346 infections, Daegu city on alert

South Korea recorded another big jump in coronavirus cases, while the country struggles…

Governor of Oita criticizes US Marines artillery exercises

The governor of Oita, Katsusada Hirose, presented a protest to the Ministry of Defense against the Marines ...

CDC issues low-level alert for travel to Japan

In the United States, the CDC said in a note on its website that it had put Japan…

First atomic bomb exhibition to open in Pearl Harbor in July

Hiroshima and Nagasaki officials expect an exhibition at the Battleship Missouri Memorial in Honolulu, showing…