Noriaki Yoneda discusses his techniques to help customers find the right pair of skis at Wangel, a sporting goods store in Kanda district in Tokyo on February 19. Source: Yomiuri Shimbun

How did the Kanda become an important sporting goods store center?

For avid skiers and snowboarders, the Kanda neighborhood in Tokyo offers excellent shopping conditions. It is a district

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The fight between Seo Hee Ham and Tomo Maesawa will be contested in the category super female atom weight. (Courtesy | credits: @RIZIN FF | MMA Japan).

Seo Hee Ham vs. Tomo Maesawa Added To 'Rizin' Card 17

Three more MMA fights have been added to the Rizin 17 'card' today. The Seo Hee Ham vs. Tomo Duel

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An aerial view of Tokyo. Four megarians converge on the city: the Arakawa, Sumidagawa, Edogawa and Tamagawa.Picture: ansonmiao / Getty Images

A city built on water: the rivers hidden under the concrete of Tokyo

From the almost endless stream of people on the hectic journey across Shibuya every day, few realize that under their

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KPF's 420 Sky Mile Tower was the centerpiece of its Next Tokyo 2045 proposal, which included floating farms and homes for half a million people in Tokyo Bay. Photo: Courtesy of Kohn Pedersen Fox

Forgotten Tokyo: Architectural wonders that have not gone off paper

Protected by cylindrical walls of reinforced concrete, the steel and glass "depths" extend for hundreds of meters in the

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The ambassadors of the 2020 Olympic torch relay, left, Mikio Date, Takeshi Tomizawa, Satomi Ishihara, Aki Taguchi and Tadahiro Nomura pose for a ceremony in Tokyo on Saturday morning. Yomiuri Shimbun

Olympic torch relay will occur 857 counties in 121 days

The Olympic torch relay will go through a total of 857 counties across the country in a period of

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