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Japan issues tsunami warning after earthquake


Japan has issued a tsunami warning after a 6.5-magnitude quake hit off the coast of Yamagata. The Japan Meteorological Agency ...

Tsunami Warning in Effect After Powerful Earthquake Jolts Japan


A powerful earthquake jolted northwestern Japan late Tuesday, prompting officials to issue a tsunami warning along the coast ...

Knife attack in Japan kills 2, injures 16


A schoolgirl and a man were killed and 15 other young girls injured in a stabbing at a bus stop just outside Tokyo. A male was ...

Stabbing attack in Japan leaves 13 children injured


A 57-year old man has attacked a group of people, including more than a dozen schoolgirls, at a bus stop in Kawasaki City, Japan  ...

Reiwa: Naming a new era in Japan - BBC News


Japan is fast approaching the end of the Heisei era as its aging emperor Akihito prepares to step down. Officials have now ...

Japan's strongest typhoon in 25 years - BBC News


Japan has been hit by its strongest typhoon in 25 years, causing at least six deaths and 160 injuries. Typhoon Jebi made landfall ...

The blossom worth billions for Japan - BBC News


Cherry blossom represents the nature of life and a season of renewal in Japanese culture. Last year, the season attracted nearly ...

Japan heatwave declared natural disaster - BBC News


Japan's weather agency has declared a heatwave sweeping the country a natural disaster, with at least 65 deaths recorded in the ...

Japan issues tsunami warning after 6.8-magnitude earthquake


The Japan Meteorological Agency has issued a tsunami warning after a 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the country's coast.

Japan's emperor abdicates the throne - BBC News


Japan's Emperor Akihito has declared his abdication in a historic ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. In his last public ...

Trump plays golf with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe during 4-day state visit l ABC NEWS


The president is in Japan to discuss trade deals and strengthen military ties with the U.S.'s East Asian ally. #trump #shinzoabe ...

Japanese leader courts Trump amid North Korea tension


A sunny round of golf, double hamburgers for lunch, ringside seats at a sumo wrestling "basho" and a barbeque dinner. Those ...

Earthquake hits Japan’s Hokkaido island


Japan's Hokkaido island was hit by a powerful earthquake on Thursday, triggering dozens of landslides. At least nine people were ...

Japan Mass Stabbing, Road Tragedy & Water Restrictions | Nine News Australia


Your latest news headlines from around the world. Join Nine News for the latest in news and events that affect you in your local ...

President Trump discusses trade with business executives in Japan


Trump is the first world leader to be invited to meet with Japan's newly enthroned emperor; John Roberts reports from Tokyo.

Japan Earthquake Pictures, Video. Disaster in the Pacific 3112011


A minute-by-minute look at the quake that devastated Japan . For more information, photos, and video, click here: ...

Japan’s Princess Ayako surrenders her royal title - BBC News


Princess Ayako of Japan has married businessman, Kei Moriya, in a ceremony at Tokyo's Meiji Shrine. But according to the rules ...

Inside Japan’s Chicano Subculture | NYT


When I heard Chicano culture had spread to Japan , I wanted to see it for myself. Who knew the culture I grew up with had a home ...

Social media tackles racism in Japan #BBCtrending - BBC News


Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.combbcnews Activists in Japan are using a novel way to tackle racism. They're using ...

President Trump arrives in Japan for trade talks


President Trump and the first lady arrived in Japan Saturday morning. Their four-day trip comes as trade tensions between the ...