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Two killed as fierce typhoon hits Tokyo, millions told to evacuate

Two men were killed, about 60 people injured and more than six million people advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, bringing with it the heaviest rain and wind...

Two killed as fierce typhoon hits Tokyo, millions told to evacuate

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Typhoon Faxai targets Tokyo as more than 100,000 told to evacuate ahead of 'very powerful' storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to make landfall near Tokyo late Sunday, packing winds of up to 134 mph and the threat of heavy rain as more than 100,...
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Fierce typhoon hits northern Japan after paralyzing Tokyo The most powerful typhoon to hit Tokyo in decades plowed into northern Japan early on Sunday after fierce rain and wind paralyzed the capital, led to...
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Seven killed, 15 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Seven people were killed and 15 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and leaving alm...
04:30 2019-10-13

Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and le...
05:30 2019-10-13

CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralysed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and le...
08:00 2019-10-13

One killed in Japan as typhoon approaches capital, millions advised to evacuate One man was killed and more than 3 million people were advised to evacuate as a powerful typhoon bore down on the Japanese capital on Saturday, brin...
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Typhoon Hagibis path update LIVE: Latest news from Japan as one killed and millions warned to evacuate More than three million people in Japan have been warned to evacuate as heavy rain and strong winds pound the country ahead of the arrival of Typhoon...
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Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon slams into Japan Millions of people have been warned to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, slammed into...
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Typhoon Hagibis latest: One dead and millions warned to evacuate as typhoon closes in on Japan Millions of people have been warned to evacuate and one person had died as Typhoon Hagibis, the strongest storm to hit Japan in decades, closes in on...
12:30 2019-10-12

Four dead, 17 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Four people were killed and 17 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralyzed Tokyo, flooding rivers and putting mill...
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Devastating photos show the damage of Typhoon Lekima, which left at least 44 people dead and forced 1 million to evacuate in China Aly Song/Reuters Typhoon Lekima made landfall in China on August 10, resulting in widespread blackouts and some damaged property. Ahead of the Lekim...
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Tokyo braces for worst typhoon in 6 decades Typhoon Hagibis, closing in from the Pacific, is expected to bring up to 80 centimeters of rain in the Tokyo area, including Chiba to the north that ...
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Tokyo braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, ...
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Japan: Tokyo braces itself for worst typhoon in 60 years Stockpiling and evacuation procedures are underway with winds of up to 216 kilometers per hour forecast. The east of the country is expected to recei...
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Tokyo area shuts down as powerful typhoon lashes Japan The Japan Meteorological Agency warned of dangerously heavy rainfall in Tokyo and surrounding regions as a powerful typhoon lashes Japan. A coastal e...
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Tokyo: Typhoon Faxai leaves one dead, dozens injured The strongest winds in years wreaked havoc on Japan's notoriously busy rush hour commute as flights were cancelled and train lines closed. More than ...
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Four dead, more than a dozen missing after Typhoon Hagibis drenches Tokyo Several rivers burst their banks and landslides buried houses after high winds and record-breaking rains battered the capital and large swaths of cen...
02:30 2019-10-13

Tokyo cancels flights, trains ahead of Typhoon Faxai Japan braced for Typhoon Faxai on Sunday cancelling trains and flights in Tokyo with destructive winds of up to 216 kph (134 mph) and heavy rain expe...
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Tokyo eerily quiet, bracing for worst typhoon in 6 decades Tokyo and surrounding areas are bracing for a powerful typhoon forecast as the worst in six decades with streets and trains stations unusually quiet ...
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Typhoon may bring 31 inches of rain, strong winds to Tokyo A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 80 centimeters (31 inches) of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area this weekend, and the governmen...
14:00 2019-10-11

Cargo ship found sunk in waters near Tokyo after typhoon - ministry A Panama-registered cargo ship was found sunk in waters near Tokyo on Sunday after authorities lost track of it as Typhoon Hagibis lashed Japan, the ...
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Japan sends in thousands of troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
09:30 2019-10-13

Typhoon may bring 2 feet of rain, strong winds to Tokyo area A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring 2 feet of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area, and Japan’s government warned people to stockpile suppli...
07:00 2019-10-11

Japan Sends In Troops After Typhoon Hagibis Hammers Tokyo, Kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
15:00 2019-10-13

UPDATE 1-Tokyo cancels flights, trains ahead of Typhoon Faxai Japan braced for Typhoon Faxai on Sunday cancelling trains and flights in Tokyo with destructive winds of up to 216 kph (134 mph) and heavy rain expe...
03:45 2019-09-09

Japan sends in troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo, kills 23 Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
12:00 2019-10-13

Japan Braces for Typhoon Hagibis, With Millions in Its Path Cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall over th...
20:30 2019-10-10

Typhoon Faxai batters Tokyo, causing evacuations, blackouts and transport chaos One death reported and nearly a million households without power as Japanese capital bears brunt of 216km/h winds A powerful typhoon with record-brea...
08:45 2019-09-09

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England ready for fierce World Cup warm-ups against Wales, says Elliot Daly • England out to build on intense training work in Treviso• Daly: ‘It will be similar to a Six Nations game’Elliot Daly is expecting full-blown Test ...
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Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid fierce competition Costco Wholesale Corp reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the U.S. hypermarket chain struggled to attract shopper...
01:45 2019-10-04

Revealed: 'fierce' Pacific forum meeting almost collapsed over climate crisis Australia’s prime minister Scott Morrison came under fire from Tuvalu’s leader Enele SopoagaCritical talks at the Pacific Islands Forum almost collap...
12:45 2019-08-16

REFILE-Versace apologises after T-shirt triggers fierce criticism in China Italian luxury label Versace and its artistic director Donatella Versace apologised on Sunday after one of the company's T-shirts was widely criticis...
04:45 2019-08-12

Biden mounts fierce defense of Obama legacy after debate attacks Democratic presidential front-runner and former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden mounted a fierce defense of Barack Obama's legacy on Saturday after sev...
01:30 2019-08-04

TikTok User's Grammar Lesson Triggers Fierce Debate Online. Here's Why The rules of English grammar can be confusing. Perhaps that is why a grammar lesson, delivered by a TikTok user, has triggered a fierce debate online...
07:45 2019-10-01

Yemeni troops hit by airstrikes amid fierce fighting for control of Aden Escalation in war for control of Aden between government and UAE-backed separatistsIntense fighting has broken out between former allies in Yemen’s c...
14:45 2019-08-29

Fierce Democratic debate had Biden clashing against liberals Warren, Sanders Democratic Party’s leading candidates shared the debate stage for the first time in a prime-time showdown displaying sharply opposing notions of elec...
07:15 2019-09-13

Scythian Priesthood of Fierce Fighting Eunuch Shamans of the Snake Goddess The Scythian goddess Argimpasa was half-human, half-snake with a priesthood of powerful shamans, who despite their self-inflicted castration ...
07:15 2019-07-18

Jessica Biel Weighs in on Vaccine Fight, Drawing Fierce Pushback The entry of Ms. Biel, the Hollywood actress, into the conversation broadened the scope of the national debate, but also provoked a furious response....
21:45 2019-06-13

Patients evacuate Brazil hospital during fire, 1 person dead A fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital has caused one death and forced staff to hastily evacuate patients and temporarily settle some on sheets and matt...
04:15 2019-09-13

Floridians evacuate and grumble as Hurricane Dorian slowly nears At a retirement community in central Florida, elderly residents waited for a bus on Monday to take them to a shelter as one of the most monstrous Atl...
21:45 2019-09-02

8,000 People Forced to Evacuate Over Wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands (LISBON, Portugal) — An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday...
15:15 2019-08-19

Carolinas brace for Dorian as coastal areas ordered to evacuate The Carolinas ramped up preparations Tuesday for Hurricane Dorian as the Category 3 storm finally began its anticipated northwesterly move and now th...
16:45 2019-09-03

Hawaii wildfire forces thousands to evacuate Maui towns Brush fire of 1,200 hectares burns out of control through island’s central valleyThousands of people on Maui have been ordered to evacuate two towns ...
16:45 2019-07-12

Two dead near Los Angeles as Saddleridge fire forces 100,000 people to evacuate The Saddleridge fire, which began in Sylmar, is moving quickly thanks to Santa Ana winds, burning homes and forcing evacuations in California near LA...
14:30 2019-10-12

FAA to test if U.S. airplane seats too tight to quickly evacuate passengers Amid complaints that airline seats have become too small to accommodate the average American, the U.S. government will test how fast passengers can e...
02:00 2019-09-27

BHP to evacuate non-essential staff from Gulf of Mexico platforms on Saturday Oil producer BHP Group said it plans to evacuate non-essential staff from two U.S. Gulf of Mexico offshore platforms ahead of Hurricane Dorian on Sat...
03:45 2019-08-31

9,000 People Forced to Evacuate Over Wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands (LISBON, Portugal) — An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday...
02:15 2019-08-20

UPDATE 3-Chevron, BHP evacuate workers from Gulf of Mexico due to hurricane Major offshore oil and gas producers on Friday were evacuating non-essential staff from production platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico due to the th...
03:45 2019-08-31

India to evacuate thousands as cyclone nears west coast Indian authorities are preparing to evacuate 300,000 people along the western coast as a severe cyclone is expected to make landfall on Thursday morn...
01:01 2019-06-12

Bahamas urges hundreds to evacuate as hurricane Dorian approaches The strengthening storm was expected to approach Saturday and then move over or near the area late Sunday as it followed a path likely to take it on ...
18:45 2019-08-31

Fierce Fashionistas! See Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson's Memorable Style Moments They're influencers for a reason! It's no secret that Natalie Halcro and Olivia Pierson are some of the best trendsetters out there. Whether they're...
16:15 2019-05-21

Biden faces fierce attacks, fights back in combative Democratic debate Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden came under heavy fire over healthcare, immigration and criminal justice reform on Wednesday, but fough...
13:45 2019-08-01

Ex-campaign chief defends Trump, battles Democrats at fierce impeachment hearing Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager and close confidant, on Tuesday vigorously defended his former boss and lashed ou...
00:15 2019-09-18

Honor 20 Lite review: Budget smartphone with good cameras, but competition is fierce Honor's entry-level 20-series handset offers decent battery life and performance, good cameras and plenty of internal storage. Among the downsides ar...
18:30 2019-05-21

Rihanna Sizzles in a Fierce Leopard Print Dress at Her Visual Autobiography Launch This is an ensemble for the books! Rihanna brought fierce and fabulous fashion to the highly-anticipated launch of her first visual autobiography, R...
05:00 2019-10-13

U.S. billionaire Steyer, fierce Trump foe, enters Democratic White House race Billionaire Tom Steyer, who has pushed Democrats to impeach President Donald Trump and previously flirted with running for the White House, said on T...
20:30 2019-07-09

UPDATE 2-Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid fierce competition Costco Wholesale Corp reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the U.S. hypermarket chain struggled to attract shoppers...
01:45 2019-10-04

Iraq, U.S. deny U.S. forces preparing to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base Iraqi and U.S. military spokesmen denied on Saturday U.S. forces were preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff of Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport G...
20:15 2019-06-22

U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base -military sources U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they ...
13:45 2019-06-22

Fast-moving wildfire erupts in California, forcing thousands to evacuate Mountain fire races across hundreds of acres in just hours as wildfire season looms large over the stateA fast-moving wildfire that broke out on Thur...
14:15 2019-08-23

Chevron joins producers' rush to evacuate Gulf of Mexico oil platforms U.S. oil producer Chevron Corp on Tuesday began shutting in and evacuating five production platforms in the Gulf of Mexico, joining a move by major o...
02:45 2019-07-10

Western Japan residents warned to evacuate as heavy rain nears Japan warned of further life-threatening heavy rain on Kyushu, the southwesternmost of the country's main islands, after days of downpours and said p...
16:45 2019-07-02

A private jet carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. burst into flames. He and his family were able to evacuate. WJHL A private jet carrying the former race-car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family careened off a runway at Elizabethton Municipal Airport in ...
16:45 2019-08-16

California's Tenaja Fire forces 1,200 to evacuate homes as schools close A fast-growing wildfire has ravaged more than 2,000 acres in Southern California in a little more than 24 hours, forcing approximately 1,200 people o...
09:15 2019-09-06

South Carolina to evacuate entire coast as Hurricane Dorian closes in South Carolina’s governor has ordered a mandatory evacuation of his state’s entire coast as Hurricane Dorian threatens. Gov. Henry McMast...
02:45 2019-09-02

Torrential rains in Japan force over 1 million to evacuate southwestern region An onslaught of heavy rain across the southwestern part of Japan has forced more than 1 million people to be evacuated amid fears of landslides and w...
15:45 2019-07-03

Fast-Moving California Fire Destroys Homes, Forces 100,000 To Evacuate The wind-driven blaze sweeping through Los Angeles County's San Fernando Valley continued to spread Friday afternoon, destroying at least 25 homes an...
08:30 2019-10-12

'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' first reactions: Critics praise Angelina Jolie's 'fierce fairytale' After Monday night's premiere of "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil," viewers raved over Angelina Jolie's performance and stunning action scenes.  &...
05:45 2019-10-02

GOP Politicians Liz Cheney and Rand Paul Caught Up In Fierce Foreign Policy Twitter Fight (WASHINGTON) — He called her a warmonger. She called him a terrorist-supporting loser. And on it went Thursday between Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul ...
11:15 2019-09-14

Boy rescued from fierce Atlantic Ocean tide on Florida coast as Hurricane Dorian nears As people stood near Juno Beach, about 20 minutes north of Palm Beach, with Hurricane Dorian moving north, some of them witnessed an emergency before...
09:15 2019-09-04

UPDATE 3-U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base -military sources U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they ...
13:45 2019-06-22

Whaley Bridge residents refusing to evacuate put lives at risk, says police chief Derbyshire’s deputy chief constable said there are about 20 properties with residents refusing to leaveA police chief who has been at the forefront o...
19:15 2019-08-05

BHP halts plan to evacuate Gulf of Mexico oil platforms as storm-threat lessens BHP on Saturday canceled a plan to evacuate some workers from two Gulf of Mexico oil platforms as Hurricane Dorian's latest track lessened the threat...
20:15 2019-08-31

As many evacuate for Dorian, a 'hurricane bar' caters to those who stay The Hunkerdown Hideaway calls itself "the hurricane bar." There locals who aren't evacuating have gathered during major storms for years.  ...
00:45 2019-09-03

Justin Trudeau 'brownface' photo: Canadian PM faces fierce backlash after image emerges of him at gala event in 2001 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is facing an intense backlash after a photo emerged showing him wearing "brownface" at a private school gala i...
13:45 2019-09-19

What is the difference between a Typhoon and Hurricane? Two major tropical storms have hit parts of the world this week, with Hurricane Florence targeting the US East Coast and Super Typhoon Mangkhut set t...
22:00 2019-10-10

'Charlie's Angels' official trailer shows Kristen Stewart and her co-stars getting fierce Kristen Stewart, "Aladdin" star Naomi Scott and Ella Balinska get fierce and beat baddies in the official trailer for 'Charlie's Angels." ...
01:30 2019-06-28

How fierce are '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' sharks? Summer's best movie villains, ranked The sharks of '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' enter our summer's villain rankings. Will Thanos continue to reign, or is it time for him to g...
09:45 2019-08-18

How fierce are those '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' sharks? Summer's best movie villains, ranked The sharks of '47 Meters Down: Uncaged' enter our summer villain rankings. Will Thanos still reign, or is it time for him to get out of the...
12:15 2019-08-19

England rugby match off because of typhoon England's World Cup match against France is called off because of Typhoon Hagibis, but Scotland must wait on their crucial game, while Ireland's fixt...
16:00 2019-10-10

Japan looks for missing as typhoon kills as many as 48 Rescue crews dig through mudslides and search near swollen rivers for those missing after a typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Jap...
13:00 2019-10-14

France-England match off because of typhoon England's World Cup match against France is called off because of Typhoon Hagibis, but Scotland must wait on their crucial game, while Ireland's fixt...
06:30 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis tears across Japan Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least four people and triggering landslides and floods. Several people have been reported missing, while m...
02:30 2019-10-13

World Cup games cancelled due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled pool games between England and France as well as New Zealand's match against Italy due to the risk from Typ...
13:00 2019-10-10

Japan looks for missing after typhoon, warns of mudslides Rescue crews dig through mudslides and search near swollen rivers for those missing after a typhoon caused serious damage in central and northern Jap...
07:30 2019-10-14

F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organisers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon...
08:30 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan Hagibis has already caused major disruption to transport services, as well as sporting events in the country. It has been forecast as the worst typho...
17:00 2019-10-12

At least 56 dead, several missing in Japan after Typhoon Hagibis The death toll from Typhoon Hagibis continued to rise, to above 50, on Monday as thousands worked to clean up after Japan was hit by one of the stron...
17:30 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis is moving quickly toward Japan Japan is bracing for a monster storm expected to make landfall in the coming hours. CNN's Ivan Cabrera has the latest forecast ahead of Typhoon Hagib...
11:30 2019-10-12

How F1 teams are preparing for the typhoon ahead of Japanese GP Formula 1 teams will have limited staff at Suzuka on Saturday and are implementing precautionary measures to try to minimise Typhoon Hagibis's impact...
16:30 2019-10-11

Japan typhoon traps thousands at the airport A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, thousands of travelers stranded at the airport, and nearly 1 million households ...
12:15 2019-09-09

Typhoon forces cancellation of key World Cup games Two Rugby World Cup matches scheduled for Saturday have been canceled on safety grounds as Super Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan, tournament organiz...
18:00 2019-10-10

How Typhoon Hagibis may affect Japan travel As "violent" Typhoon Hagibis threatens to wreak havoc in Japan, travelers may find themselves having to change plans at the last minute. The typhoon,...
18:00 2019-10-10

Briscoe Cain tweet: Republican politician sparks fierce backlash after telling Beto O'Rourke 'my AR is ready for you' during Democrat debate A Texas state representative has faced fierce backlash after "threatening" a presidential candidate with an assault rifle during the Democrat debate....
11:45 2019-09-13

18 dead, 14 missing after super typhoon slams China At least 18 people have been killed in China after a powerful super typhoon slammed into the country’s Zhejiang province. Another 14 people wer...
19:00 2019-08-10

Taiwan and Japan brace for potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Frida...
14:00 2019-08-08

Powerful Typhoon Bypasses Taiwan and Heads Toward China Hundreds of flights have been canceled in Taiwan and China because of Typhoon Lekima, and officials on the mainland are worried about torrential floo...
11:30 2019-08-09

F1 cancels all Saturday running at Japan GP due to Typhoon Hagibis "Organisers of Japan\u0027s Grand Prix have cancelled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon Hagi...
18:30 2019-10-11

Japan: Typhoon Hagibis leaves a trail of destruction At least 35 people have died in Japan after one of the worst typhoons to hit the country in more than half a century. Search and rescue operations ar...
10:00 2019-10-14

Typhoon heads northeast Japan after some damage in south A powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan’s main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country’s southern islands with heavy rains and w...
08:15 2019-09-22

Typhoon in eastern China causes landslide, killing 18 people Eighteen people were killed and 14 were missing in eastern China on Saturday in a landslide triggered by a major typhoon, which caused widespread tra...
00:30 2019-08-11

Taiwan braces for typhoon hours after earthquake strikes A powerful typhoon will hit Taiwan later on Thursday, bringing the risk of landslides and high seas, weather forecasters said, hours after a 6.0-magn...
08:00 2019-08-08

Moon Jae-in sends typhoon condolences to Japan’s Shinzo Abe South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe following a deadly typhoon that has caused flooding and lan...
17:30 2019-10-14

Bottas leads Hamilton in Japan as typhoon threatens Valtteri Bottas led Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton in practice for the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday before Formula One battened down the hatches ...
06:30 2019-10-12

North Korea bracing for fallout from Typhoon Lingling North Korea state media warned Typhoon Lingling could have had a serious impact on the autumn harvest, amid reports of food shortages in the country....
16:45 2019-09-17

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power said on Wednesday it has not been able to restore electricity to about 400,000 homes after outages caused by Ty...
07:45 2019-09-11

Taiwan and Japan brace for a potential super typhoon Residents in Taiwan and Japan are bracing for Typhoon Lekima, which could become a super typhoon by the time it hits a Japanese island chain on Thurs...
17:00 2019-08-08

China issues red alert as Typhoon Lekima nears Chinese authorities have put coastal areas of Zhejiang province on high alert ahead of a strong typhoon. Winds and rain from Typhoon Lekima have alre...
21:00 2019-08-09

Japan's capital braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, ...
01:30 2019-10-12

FP2 could decide Suzuka grid in case of further typhoon disruption The Japanese Grand Prix grid will be set by results from second practice if Formula 1's qualifying session does not take place at its revised time on...
09:00 2019-10-11

Rescue efforts begin after typhoon causes flooding in Japan Rescue efforts for people stranded in flooded areas have begun after a powerful typhoon brought heavy rainfall and winds through a widespread area of...
02:30 2019-10-13

Nervous Scots no longer laughing about 'Typhoon Haggis' As Tokyo braces for the arrival of Typhoon Hagibis, Scotland fans are no longer laughing at its revised appellation of "Haggis" as they hope it moves...
08:30 2019-10-11

Japan Hit By Typhoon Hagibis, One Of The Worst In 60 Years, Two Dead Powerful Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, killing one even before making landfall and prompting authorities to issue their highest lev...
18:30 2019-10-12

Typhoon makes landfall after China issues alert Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang early Saturday morning, hours after China issued a red alert about the storm...
00:30 2019-08-10

Japanese GP F1 qualifying postponed to Sunday for typhoon threat Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix qualifying session will take place on Sunday morning as the Suzuka circuit will be closed on Saturday amid the threat...
09:00 2019-10-11

World Cup organizers warn of typhoon approaching Japan World Cup organizers have briefed both France and the United States on "contingency options" for their Pool C match in Fukuoka on Wednesday if the ga...
12:00 2019-09-29

1 million evacuated as Typhoon Lekima makes landfall Thirteen people were killed and 16 remain missing after Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang on Saturday, resulti...
10:00 2019-08-10

Lady Liberty and Typhoon Hagibis: the weekend’s best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world including Syria-Turkey border conflicts, Japan’s typhoon and Hong Kong’s...
20:00 2019-10-13

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Japan, Kills Dozens One of Japan’s worst typhoons in decades brought record-breaking rainfall to broad swaths of the country, killing more than two dozen people and caus...
16:00 2019-10-13

Lekima downgraded from super typhoon as it approaches China The storm is expected to weaken further as it approaches China, but should still pack winds of 160 kph -- the equivalent of a Category 2 hurricane. L...
01:30 2019-08-09

10 must-try ramen shops in Tokyo Ramen is Japan’s national obsession – and there more than 10,000 shops to choose from in Tokyo alone. Three local experts choose their favourites‘Ram...
03:45 2019-09-17

When Yu-Gi-Oh! Meets Tokyo Fashion Recently Tokyo high schooler Makocha was featured on the popular Tokyo Fashion Instagram account, wearing hoodie, cutout pants, Dr. Martens and Yu-Gi...
14:15 2019-07-11

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics: What You Need to Know Whether your flights are booked or you’re just now considering going, here are some insider hints and helpful advice to ensure a memorable time in Ja...
12:45 2019-10-02

Bar Martha, Tokyo, where the customer isn’t always right Listen, don’t talk. And remember, the man behind the decks does not take requests. Follow these simple edicts and you’ll thoroughly enjoy this idiosy...
00:45 2019-10-01

Typhoon Lekima makes landfall after China issues red alert Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang early Saturday morning, hours after China issued a red alert about the storm...
00:30 2019-08-10

China: Landslide kills dozens as Typhoon Lekima rages Typhoon Lekima is moving northward after hitting eastern Zhejiang province, where it triggered a landslide that has left 28 dead and 20 missing. It d...
08:30 2019-08-11

Britain's Royal Air Force receives last Typhoon fighter on order from BAE The most advanced version of the Typhoon fighter plane has been delivered to the Royal Air Force, maker BAE Systems announced on Friday, completing B...
12:00 2019-09-28

Formula 1 "closely monitoring" super typhoon approaching Japanese GP Formula 1 chiefs say they are trying to minimise disruption to the Japanese Grand Prix timetable amid concerns about the impact of super typhoon Hagi...
07:00 2019-10-10

Typhoon Lekima strikes China’s east coast, kills at least 22 Nearly two dozen people have died and more than 1 million forced from their homes as Typhoon Lekima continued to batter down on China’s eastern coast...
05:30 2019-08-11

China issues ‘red alert’ as super typhoon approaches mainland China’s weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing fl...
00:00 2019-08-10

Thousands Stranded As Mumbai Battles "Typhoon-Like Conditions": 10 Points Thousands were stranded at railway stations across Mumbai after incessant rains flooded railway tracks in the city and its surrounding areas on Satur...
21:15 2019-08-03

China issues 'red alert' as super typhoon approaches mainland China's weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing fl...
05:30 2019-08-09

Typhoon Lekima Death Toll Rose To 49 In China, 21 Still Missing The death toll from Typhoon Lekima rose to 49 on Tuesday and 21 were still missing after the monster storm wreaked havoc on China's eastern coast, ca...
12:45 2019-08-13

Rugby: France look to weather U.S. challenge as typhoon threat fades The threat of a typhoon may be fading over Fukuoka but the winds of change continue to blow through France at the World Cup as they look to build mom...
18:15 2019-09-30

Typhoon Lekima strikes China’s east coast, kills at least 18 More than a dozen people have died and more than 1 million forced from their homes as Typhoon Lekima continued to batter down on China’s eastern coas...
15:00 2019-08-10

Typhoon forces evacuations, flight cancellations in eastern China Hundreds of flights were cancelled and a million people were evacuated from their homes as the third-largest typhoon on record in China hit the east ...
12:30 2019-08-10

Typhoon Hagibis threatens Ireland's key World Cup date with Samoa World Rugby could move venue for game to go aheadAny cancelled games due to weather are scoreless drawsAndy Farrell believes World Rugby are as keen ...
20:30 2019-10-07

Rugby: England vs. France, New Zealand vs. Italy canceled due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organisers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
08:00 2019-10-10

Scotland coach keeps faith as typhoon threatens World Cup chances Scotland faces a premature exit from the Rugby World Cup. Anything other than victory against host Japan in Yokohama Sunday will see the Scots elimin...
06:30 2019-10-11

Motor racing: F1 cancels all Saturday running due to Typhoon Hagibis Organizers of Japan's Formula One Grand Prix have canceled all practice and qualifying sessions scheduled for Saturday due to the approach of Typhoon...
08:30 2019-10-11

Typhoon leaves 100 flights canceled and 1 million without power in Japan A powerful typhoon in Japan has left more than 100 flights canceled, 1 million households without power, and transport disrupted across major cities....
08:45 2019-09-09

Korean Peninsula awaits typhoon; dozens of flights canceled Dozens of flights have been canceled and parks were closed in South Korea as powerful Typhoon Lingling gained momentum on its path toward the Korean ...
13:45 2019-09-06

Typhoon-Hit Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying Rescheduled To Sunday If Japanese Grand Prix qualifying is not possible on Sunday morning because of continuing bad weather, then the grid will be decided based on Friday'...
13:00 2019-10-11

Typhoon leaves thousands of South Korean homes powerless High winds have toppled trees, grounded planes and left thousands of South Korean homes without electricity as Typhoon Lingling brushed up against th...
05:15 2019-09-07

S. Korea working to recover from damage caused by Typhoon Lingling SEOUL, South Korea -- The nation is working to recover Sunday from the damage caused by Typhoon Lingling, which hit the Korean Peninsula with heavy r...
18:15 2019-09-08

Taiwan issues warnings for year's first typhoon as thousands evacuated Taiwan moved thousands of people to safety on Wednesday as the island braced for its first typhoon this year, as airlines canceled domestic flights a...
09:15 2019-07-17

Typhoon Hagibis: recovery and rescue efforts in full swing Military called in after storm kills at least 25 people and causes widespread damageAt least 25 people have died and 15 others are missing after one ...
15:00 2019-10-13

Japan's deadly Typhoon Hagibis leaves trail of destruction Typhoon Hagibis weakened to a tropical depression as it continued to move across central Japan on Sunday, leaving at least 10 people dead and more th...
11:00 2019-10-13

| WATCH: Two dead as 'unprecedented' Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warni...
03:30 2019-10-13

$54 million study aims to improve Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft Members of the Eurofighter Typhoon fighter plane program at the Paris Air Show on Wednesday signed a $54 million contract to conduct studies to impro...
00:30 2019-06-20

Japan cancels maritime fleet review after typhoon: spokesman Japan has canceled a maritime fleet review planned for Monday, a spokesman for the Maritime Self-Defence Force said, after a fierce typhoon pounded T...
05:30 2019-10-13

Australia’s departure for Rugby World Cup delayed by Typhoon Faxai • Japan bracing for record-breaking wind and rain• England are due to fly to Japan on Sunday eveningThe Australian team’s departure for the Rugby Wor...
13:45 2019-09-08

11 Dead, Thousands In Shelters As Typhoon Hagibis Hammers Japan Japan's military scrambled Sunday to rescue people trapped by flooding after powerful Typhoon Hagibis ripped across the country, killing at least 11 ...
08:00 2019-10-13

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon as two die: media Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to restore power to nearly half a million homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while at l...
05:45 2019-09-11

Woman dropped from rescue chopper among 19 dead from Typhoon Hagibis Thousands of troops carried out a massive rescue operation across Japan on Sunday as the death toll from Typhoon Hagibis rose to at least 19 — ...
00:30 2019-10-14

Japan launches major search operation after deadly typhoon A major search and rescue operation is underway in Japan after deadly Typhoon Hagibis brought widespread flooding and landslides, destroying building...
21:00 2019-10-14

Super typhoon approaches Japan, some World Cup rugby canceled A super typhoon bore down on Japan on Thursday forcing the cancellation of two rugby World Cup matches and some transport, and threatening to disrupt...
12:30 2019-10-10

Rugby: Italy out as World Cup games called off for first time due to typhoon Rugby World Cup organizers were forced to call off matches for the first time in the tournament's 32-year history on Thursday - eliminating Italy as ...
12:30 2019-10-10

Japan Looks for Missing People After Typhoon Hagibis Leaves Several Dead (TOKYO) — Rescue crews in Japan dug through mudslides and searched near swollen rivers Monday as they looked for those missing from a typhoon t...
15:00 2019-10-14

Typhoon Hagibis: Japan orders evacuations as storm arrives Flights grounded, trains halted and supermarkets shut, while rugby and F1 Grand Prix also affectedHundreds of thousands of households in Japan were a...
10:00 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall in Japan, leaving at least 10 dead Typhoon Hagibis made landfall Saturday night local time, as the country braces for hurricane-force winds that have killed at least 10 people and inju...
08:00 2019-10-13

Japan cancels Formula One dates as Typhoon Hagibis nears Organizers canceled all practice and qualifying sessions for the Formula One Grand Prix car race and several rugby World Cup matches as a typhoon app...
15:00 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis: Japan prepares for lockdown as storm approaches Flights grounded, trains halted and supermarkets shut, while rugby and F1 Grand Prix also affectedA powerful typhoon was approaching Japan, threateni...
20:30 2019-10-11

Typhoon Hagibis Slams Into Japan, After Landslides, Floods and a Quake The storm made landfall about 7 p.m. Saturday. Many rivers were already at dangerously high levels, and more than a million people have been urged to...
17:00 2019-10-12

Wallabies beat dogged Georgia as Typhoon Hagibis arrives "Australia lurched into the World Cup quarter-finals with an unconvincing 27-8 bonus-point victory over Georgia in their Pool D clash on Friday amid ...
19:30 2019-10-11

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and...
21:15 2019-08-24

1 dead, dozens missing as Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan One man was killed, four missing, 50 people injured and more than six million people were told to evacuate as a powerful typhoon slammed into Japan&#...
15:30 2019-10-12

F1 drivers back race organizers to make right call on typhoon Formula One drivers at this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix said they trust race organizers to make the right call regarding any changes to the event s...
20:00 2019-10-10

| The rugby-mad duo cycling from Twickenham to Tokyo They survived dogs in Iran and stomach bugs in India ... it's been a madcap adventure for a pair of rugby enthusiasts cycling from Twickenham to Toky...
10:30 2019-08-11

Here are 15 Americans who could become stars at Tokyo Olympics With the Tokyo Games a year away, who is poised to follow the likes of Katie Ledecky and Simone Biles in breaking through at the Olympics?  ...
18:15 2019-07-24

The Sights Of The Tokyo Game Show Today is the first press day for this year’s Tokyo Game Show (the four-day expo won’t be open to the public until Saturday). Let’s have a look inside...
06:45 2019-09-12

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
23:15 2019-08-22

New Toyota LQ concept set for Tokyo launch News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota’s latest all-electric concept car features Level Four autonomous driving capability and an advanced artificial...
17:30 2019-10-11

Visiting Tokyo's Imperial Palace With Emperor Akihito of Japan abdicating, the Imperial Palace in Tokyo will open to the public this week -- a rarity. Here's a guide to visiting Japa...
16:45 2019-07-01

Djokovic cruises into second round in Tokyo World number one Novak Djokovic blasted past qualifier Alexei Popyrin 6-4 6-2 on Tuesday to reach the second round of the Japan Open Tennis Champions...
13:45 2019-10-01

The Tokyo neighbourhood where people come to disappear For hundreds of years people have come to Sanya in search of labouring jobs, shelter and a sense of belonging – but the area is changing fast, and it...
20:30 2019-06-14

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live ...
19:15 2019-05-27

| Tokyo Olympics to warn on weed In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers noted the need to warn countries with cannabis laws that weed isn't allowed in Japan....
11:15 2019-06-11

This Tokyo Town Can't Give Away Houses A Tokyo town is giving away houses to draw residents, a sign of the challenges popular cities face: too few houses in some areas, too many in others....
18:15 2019-08-13

The vending machines of Tokyo – in pictures Since first visiting Tokyo in the 1990s, the London-based photographer Tim Easley has been fascinated by the city’s colourful vending machines. “They...
19:15 2019-09-21

Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? With a year to go to the Olympics, we consider who are the contenders for gold medals at Tokyo 2020 The post Who will win gold medals at Tokyo 2020? ...
13:15 2019-08-03

Mother grizzly bear killed by train, then her 2 cubs struck and killed by another train, Montana officials say A grizzly bear family grazing by train tracks near Glacier National Park in Montana all died when they were struck by trains in two incidents just ho...
18:30 2019-06-18

Typhoon lashes Japanese capital, one dead, power, transport disrupted One of the strongest typhoons to hit eastern Japan in recent years struck just east of the capital Tokyo on Monday, killing one woman, with record-br...
16:45 2019-09-09

1 million people evacuated as deadly Typhoon Lekima makes landfall Thirteen people were killed and 16 remain missing after Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang on Saturday, resulti...
21:30 2019-08-10

Typhoon Hagibis: rescue and recovery in full swing after deadly storm Military called in amid race to restore power and public transport following flooding rains Helicopters plucked people from their flooded homes on Su...
09:30 2019-10-13

| WATCH | One dead as Typhoon Hagibis prompts emergency warning in Japan Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has claimed its first victim even before making landfall, as Japanese weather authorities issued a top-level emergency rain ...
11:00 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis: Elderly woman falls to her death from rescue helicopter A woman in her 70s has died after she was accidentally dropped 40m (131ft) from a helicopter rescuing her from an area devastated by Typhoon Hagibis....
11:00 2019-10-14

Canada rugby players help typhoon clean-up after game canceled in Japan Canadian rugby players helped with recovery efforts in Kamaishi, Japan following the cancellation of their match, which was called off because of the...
12:30 2019-10-14

Thousands Of Rescue Workers Deployed In Japan As Typhoon Hagibis Kills 35 Tens of thousands of rescuers worked through the pre-dawn hours Monday to reach people trapped by landslides and floods in Japan caused by a powerful...
05:00 2019-10-14

At least 1 person dead as the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in 60 years makes landfall Kyodo / via REUTERS A man in his forties has died and more than 30 people have been injured as Typhoon Hagibis approaches Japan. Six million people ...
14:00 2019-10-12

Typhoon Hagibis floods over 1,000 homes in Japan as the death toll climbs Thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed.  &...
02:00 2019-10-14

Canada rugby players help clean-up operation after Typhoon Hagibis – video After Canada's final game of the Rugby World Cup was cancelled due to the damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis, the players took to the streets to lend a...
01:00 2019-10-14

England praying for family caught in typhoon chaos, says Mako Vunipola • Friends and family of squad endure lockdown in Tokyo• Vunipola: ‘I just hope everyone is safe’England’s players were left “hoping and praying” for ...
00:30 2019-10-13

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed as strong typhoon approaches Taiwan shut down its financial markets and ordered schools closed on Monday as a typhoon approached its northeastern coast, while airlines canceled m...
07:00 2019-09-30

China braces itself as Typhoon Lekima barrels down with 130 mph winds, heavy rainfall Chinese authorities have declared a state of emergency on the country’s east coast in preparation for the mighty Typhoon Lekima approaching the mainl...
18:00 2019-08-09

Typhoon Hagibis leaves as many as 33 dead, hundreds of thousands without power in Japan Typhoon Hagibis made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening, taking as many as 33 lives. By Sunday, around 376,000 homes were left without elect...
01:00 2019-10-14

3 dead amid hundreds of accidents due to Typhoon Lingling in north Korea. SEOUL, Korea -- At least three South Koreans were reported killed Saturday as Typhoon Lingling made landfall here, bringing heavy rains and strong wi...
21:45 2019-09-07

Japan braces for typhoon that could match ferocity of deadly 1958 storm A powerful typhoon is forecast to bring up to 30 inches of rain and damaging winds to the Tokyo area and Japan’s Pacific coast this weekend, and the ...
01:00 2019-10-13

Typhoon shuts businesses, forces flight cancellations in southern Taiwan Taiwan braced for typhoon Bailu on Saturday, shutting businesses and schools as airlines canceled hundreds of flights amid warnings of landslides, fl...
13:15 2019-08-24

Scotland seeks legal advice as typhoon threatens World Cup progress Scottish rugby officials have sought legal advice on whether its crucial Rugby World Cup clash with host Japan can be canceled because of the threat ...
19:00 2019-10-11

China Hongqiao aluminum facilities flooded as typhoon lashes Shandong Facilities belonging to China Hongqiao Group, the world's top aluminum producer, were damaged by flooding after Typhoon Lekima wreaked havoc in the s...
15:45 2019-08-12

China Issues Red Alert as a Strong Typhoon Bears Down on the East Coast (BEIJING) — China issued its top warning for coastal areas of Zhejiang province Friday ahead of a strong typhoon carrying heavy rain and winds ...
17:00 2019-08-09

Typhoon Hagibis spins Japan's Rugby World Cup into chaos England hotfooted it out of Tokyo today after their match against France on Saturday was one of two to be cancelled as the Rugby World Cup 2019 plung...
20:00 2019-10-10

Sonic boom heard as Jet2 plane intercepted by Typhoon fighters A 25-year-old woman has been arrested after two RAF jets were scrambled to escort a plane back to Stansted airportA 25-year-old woman has been arrest...
00:00 2019-06-23

Japan Braces for Typhoon, Canceling Rugby World Cup Games and Flights The cancellations were announced as cities, railways and airlines scrambled to prepare for the incoming storm, which is expected to make landfall ove...
15:00 2019-10-10

World Cup chaos as England v France, All Blacks v Italy cancelled due to typhoon "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to t...
11:00 2019-10-10

Super typhoon Hagibis could disrupt Formula 1's Japanese Grand Prix Formula 1 is bracing itself for potential disruption over the Japanese Grand Prix weekend, with it looking increasingly likely that Suzuka will be af...
08:30 2019-10-09

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford M...
06:45 2019-06-01

8 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in Tokyo Yelp/ con. c INSIDER asked eight chefs about their favorite places to eat in Tokyo, Japan. Many chefs chose sushi-centric eateries or places known f...
20:45 2019-07-02

Nishikori already has sights set on 2020 Tokyo Olympics There are still four Grand Slam events that will be contested before medals can be won at the Tokyo Olympics but as far as Kei Nishikori is concerned...
22:15 2019-08-27

On this day 55 years ago the Olympic Games began in Tokyo Chris Kempson recalls the boxing tournament at the 1964 Olympic Games, including Joe Frazier being unleashed on the world The post On this day 55 yea...
23:30 2019-10-10

Small is beautiful in Tokyo's Golden Gai – in pictures Nearly 300 bars and restaurants are squeezed into an area about the size of half a football pitch in the Golden Gai area of Tokyo. Everything is smal...
18:45 2019-08-12

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be disappointed TOKYO (AP) — Want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics? Prepare to be let down. Millions were disappointed Thursday when applicants in a tick...
08:15 2019-06-20

What's next: Pan Am Games' athletes ponder Tokyo 2020 From facing elite competition to hanging out at the athletes' village, the 2019 Pan American Games was a vital experience for those hoping to shine i...
19:15 2019-08-13

The Latest: Abe drives Trump around golf course near Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Japan (all times local): 9:45 a.m. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe drove Preside...
06:15 2019-05-26

FC Tokyo beats Shimizu 2-0 to stay top of J-League Kotaro Omori and Kensuke Nagai scored first-half goals as FC Tokyo beat Shimizu S-Pulse 2-0 to stay first in the J-League     &#...
16:30 2019-07-20

The Boy Band Anime That's Drawing Crowds In Tokyo Originally based on a smartphone game, Idolish 7 follows the adventures of a young woman who manages a boy band. Last week, a series of posters and d...
16:15 2019-07-09

Toyota teases its plans for Olympics in Tokyo Toyota's plan to showcase new mobility technologies at next year's Summer Olympics is still under construction. But more ideas might be in the works....
15:30 2019-07-22

Prepare for a Summer Showdown Between Trump and Tokyo President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shared a convivial atmosphere over the weekend, but tensions over agricultural trade are expec...
15:45 2019-05-28

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA "Boxing should keep its place at next year\u0027s Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport\u0027s amateur version, shou...
19:30 2019-05-22

We are just 365 rising suns from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics There aren't the huge controversies of the past three Olympic cycles, but there are plenty of questions to be answered with the Games a year away. Ou...
22:15 2019-07-24

Diver Reid seals GB Tokyo spot "Great Britain diver Grace Reid secured a fifth quota place for Team GB at the Tokyo Olympics as she qualified for the women\u0027s 3m springboard fi...
02:15 2019-07-19

Tokyo Century to buy rest of Aviation Capital for about $3 bln Tokyo Century Corp said on Monday it would will turn U.S. aircraft leasing firm Aviation Capital Group into a wholly owned subsidiary by buying the 7...
10:15 2019-09-09

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone ...
23:45 2019-07-18

Subaru to tease new design look at Tokyo show Subaru goes local at next month's Tokyo Motor Show, previewing the next generation of its popular Japan-market Levorg wagon and a special-edition WRX...
16:00 2019-09-25

IOC ‘very satisfied’ with Tokyo 2020 preparations, say organisers • More than 7.5 million people in Japan register for tickets• Concerns remain about heat, cost overruns and accommodationDespite concerns about extre...
11:15 2019-07-24

'This is not a "what if" story': Tokyo braces for the earthquake of a century They call it X Day – a major earthquake striking the heart of the world’s most populous city in the most calamitous event since the second world war....
16:30 2019-06-12

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo with Paris also in mind With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain's double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ...
22:45 2019-07-24

Factbox: By the numbers: Japan's Typhoon Hagibis compared to killer 1958 storm Typhoon Hagibis, which means "speed" in the Philippine language Tagalog and made landfall on Japan's main island of Honshu on Saturday evening, could...
11:00 2019-10-14

Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China The death toll from typhoon Lekima in eastern China rose to 44 people on Monday morning, according to official data, as the storm continued up the co...
07:45 2019-08-12

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country br...
13:30 2019-08-11

UN chief praises Japanese climate resilience, as Typhoon Hagibis cleanup begins With Typhoon Hagibis causing destruction and loss of life in Japan, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has praised the leadership role the country...
02:00 2019-10-14

Rugby World Cup group-stage deciders threatened by Super Typhoon Hagibis • Organisers may be forced to cancel England and Scotland games• Games cancelled due to weather count as scoreless drawsEngland and Scotland’s World ...
17:30 2019-10-08

Typhoon leaves England stranded at airport amid World Cup travel chaos Squad delayed for five hours at Tokyo international airport‘We are excited to arrive in Japan,’ says head coach Eddie JonesEngland’s World Cup quest ...
15:45 2019-09-09

Japan sends in troops after deadly typhoon floods towns, threatens more damage Japan sent tens of thousands of troops and rescue workers on Sunday to save stranded residents and fight floods caused by one of the worst typhoons t...
11:00 2019-10-14

Motor racing: F1 monitoring Typhoon Hagibis ahead of Japanese Grand Prix Organizers of the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix said on Thursday they are keeping a close eye on the advance of Typhoon Hagibis and are working to ...
15:00 2019-10-10

Typhoon death toll in Japan climbs to 42 after storm unleashes widespread flooding Japan dispatched thousands of troops and rescue workers after Typhoon Hagibis tore through Tokyo and large swathes of Japan’s main island of Honshu, ...
10:30 2019-10-14

Rugby World Cup: England v France off and Japan v Scotland under threat from Typhoon Hagibis England top Pool C after final match called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland’s decisive game delayed until SundayItaly out after match with New Zealand...
15:00 2019-10-10

Rescue workers battle mudslips, waist-high waters in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
11:00 2019-10-14

Taiwan orders markets, schools closed on Friday as super typhoon approaches Authorities in Taiwan have ordered markets, businesses and schools to close on Friday as a super typhoon approaches the island, forcing flight cancel...
19:00 2019-08-08

Rugby World Cup game featuring Canadian team cancelled due to Japan typhoon World Rugby issued a statement saying an evacuation order remained in place in the Kamaishi area and there had been landslides and flooding in the vi...
22:30 2019-10-13

Japan Typhoon and Rugby World Cup 2019: What happens if England and Scotland fixtures are cancelled? World Rugby will hold an emergency press conference with tournament chiefs to to "provide an update relating to the anticipated impact of Typhoon Hag...
20:30 2019-10-09

Brave Blossoms tackle typhoon Hagibis flood waters for training – video Rugby World Cup hosts Japan braved high waters and a sodden pitch for their captain's run at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium on Saturday, as Typhoon...
00:30 2019-10-13

Eddie Jones says ‘typhoon gods’ smiling on England after game cancelled – video The England head coach said everyone is ‘disappointed’ about the cancellation of their upcoming match against France in the Rugby World Cup, but adde...
15:00 2019-10-10

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 32 as storm moves north The death toll from a typhoon in eastern China rose to 32 on Sunday, with 16 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced f...
18:45 2019-08-11

The sky turned a deep purple before Typhoon Hagibis hit the coast of Japan, and the pictures are amazing @ara_to1/ Twitter Just before Typhoon Hagibis hit Japan, the sky turned an electric purple and pink. Before evacuating their homes, the residents to...
18:00 2019-10-12

Five gymnasts to watch leading up to the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo WIth the Olympics less than a year away, Simone Biles is a lock, but who will join her in Tokyo? Here are five gymnasts to watch leading up to 2020. ...
16:45 2019-08-12

Tokyo 2020 refugee team to be bigger than in Rio: IOC's Bach The Tokyo 2020 Olympics refugee team will be bigger than the inaugural 10-member squad in Rio de Janeiro four years ago, the International Olympic Co...
20:00 2019-06-20

GB qualify for women’s football tournament at Tokyo 2020 "Great Britain has qualified for a place in the women’s football tournament at next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after France were sunk by the USA on Fri...
18:30 2019-06-29

| Tokyo or bust as Tiger eyes Olympic dream Tiger Woods is setting his sights on next year's Olympic games, driven on by the knowledge that he may not get many more chances to add a gold medal ...
16:00 2019-06-12

Saudi Aramco reportedly favors Tokyo for its overseas IPO Aramco's IPO will take place over two stages: A flotation on the Saudi stock exchange later this year, and an international listing in 2020 or 2...
04:45 2019-08-30

Schoolgirls for sale: why Tokyo struggles to stop the 'JK business' The persistent practice of paying underage girls for sex-related services, known in Japan as the ‘JK’ business, has seen charities step in where poli...
12:15 2019-06-15

IOC hopes to remain relevant with Tokyo's 'urban festival' The International Olympic Committee (IOC) hopes that Tokyo 2020’s "urban festival", which will offer fans the chance to try out Olympic sports, will ...
09:45 2019-09-11

Skateboarding: Sky has no limits, British prodigy eyes Tokyo Sky Brown, the 11-year-old skateboarding prodigy who is poised to become Britain's youngest ever Olympian at the 2020 Tokyo Games, has already amasse...
03:00 2019-09-26

Paralympics chief wants Tokyo 2020 to help change perceptions Andrew Parsons, president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), hopes Tokyo 2020 will spark a change in perceptions of people with disabil...
09:15 2019-08-22

Tokyo 2020 podiums to be made of recycled plastic Medalists at next year's Summer Olympics will stand on podiums made from recycled plastic waste collected from local households or the ocean, Tokyo 2...
11:00 2019-06-11

Sailors plot their course to Tokyo as Team GB names its first Olympians • Rio winners Hannah Mills and Giles Scott among 12-strong team• Mark England says selection is one of Britain’s best everTokyo has begun to take sha...
21:45 2019-10-01

Senior staff: Tokyo's oldest workers – in pictures These bartenders, sushi chefs and sweetshop owners are still working in their 80s and 90s, running family businesses and maintaining traditional craf...
16:30 2019-06-12

| Top doctor sounds alarm over heatstroke at Tokyo 2020 One of Japan's top doctors has slammed the decision to hold the Olympics at the height of Tokyo's summer, warning that heatstroke will be the "bigges...
13:45 2019-09-13

Mazda confirms Tokyo show debut for first electric car Japanese manufacturer's first zero-emissions model is likely to be an SUV with up to 150 miles of range Mazda has confirmed that its first electric ...
16:30 2019-09-27

Russia eyes Tokyo Olympics after doping troubles With a year to go until the Olympics in Tokyo, Russia believes it can emerge from the shadow of doping scandals and surge up the medals table  ...
18:15 2019-07-24

Unbuilt Tokyo: 'depthscrapers' and a million-person pyramid Had the creators of the underground skyscraper had their way, the Japanese capital might have looked very different indeedProtected by cylindrical wa...
22:45 2019-06-11

Apple To Open Largest Store In Tokyo On September 7 Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is all set to open its newest and largest store in the heart of the Marunouchi business district in Japan on Saturda...
14:45 2019-09-05

Van der Poel opts against Tokyo 2020 road race "Mathieu van der Poel has decided against taking part in the Tokyo 2020 road race and opted to fully focus on the mountain bike event at next year’s ...
12:45 2019-09-05

Intel to use Tokyo Olympics to show off 3D tracking, other new tech Tech giant Intel Corp said on Wednesday it will use the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to show off a portfolio of new technology including artificial intel...
10:45 2019-09-11

Mitsubishi previews new plug-in hybrid SUV for Tokyo show Concept car is set to show a new plug-in hybrid drivetrain that Mitsubishi will use on the Eclipse Cross Mitsubishi will reveal a new compact plug-...
16:15 2019-09-18

'Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE' gets an encore on Switch in January The Fire Emblem and Shin Megami Tensei series are pretty popular with JRPG fans, but crossover title Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE? Not so much, mostly d...
12:15 2019-09-05

Olympics: Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - IOC A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said o...
14:15 2019-07-24

IOC wants to remove boxing body AIBA from Tokyo Olympics The IOC will vote next month on whether to remove AIBA from organizing the boxing competition at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics     ...
21:00 2019-05-22

Trump, in Japan, says Tokyo has ‘substantial’ trade advantage over US President Trump, in his first day of a four-day visit to Japan, said in Tokyo on Saturday that the country has a “substantial” trade over the U.S. --...
22:15 2019-05-25

44-year-old gymnast has to wait to see if she qualified for Tokyo Olympics Uzbekistan gymnast Oksana Chusovitina is trying to lock up a spot in her eighth consecutive Olympics at the age of 44.      ...
13:15 2019-10-05

The Latest: Trump Arrives At Tokyo Palace For Banquet TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Japan (all times local): 7:10 p.m. President Donald Trump has arrived at TokyoR...
13:01 2019-05-27

Visit Real-World Anime Locations In Tokyo What if watching anime isn’t enough? What if you want to experience more? Well, in Tokyo, you can visit the real-world spots brought to life in some ...
14:45 2019-07-04

Year before Games, Tokyo better prepared than any city before - Bach "A year before hosting the 2020 Olympics, Tokyo is better prepared than any other city in the past to host the Games, Olympic chief Thomas Bach said ...
00:30 2019-07-25

The Latest: Trump talks trade after arriving in Tokyo TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s state visit to Japan (all times local): 6:35 p.m. President Donald Trump is needling Japan ...
11:45 2019-05-25

IOC lifts ban on Kuwait ahead of Tokyo 2020 Games Kuwaiti athletes will compete at next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics under their country's flag after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday...
19:15 2019-07-05

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thi...
00:30 2019-07-25

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has appeared in a Japanese courtroom for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial mi...
13:01 2019-05-23

Aiba stripped of right to run boxing tournament at Tokyo Olympics • IOC announcement folows six-month Deloitte review• New organisation to be in place by JuneAmateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, has been stripped ...
19:01 2019-05-22

Goffin battles past Shapovalov into Tokyo quarters Belgium's David Goffin edged past Denis Shapovalov 7-6(5) 7-6(2) to reach the quarter-finals of the Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo on Thurs...
16:15 2019-10-03

The escalating dispute between Tokyo and Seoul is already affecting businesses The ongoing dispute between Japan and South Korea has begun to affect businesses across multiple sectors and could potentially even dent the global e...
18:15 2019-07-31

Lexus previews EV hatchback ahead of Tokyo unveiling Luxury brand's first electric car will be unveiled in concept form later this month; takes inspiration from 2015 concept Lexus has released a previe...
18:30 2019-10-10

Toyota fetches new way to use AI, self-drive tech in Tokyo Games Miniature remote controlled cars have proved to be a crowd pleaser at track and field throwing events, but for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Toyota Motor C...
05:30 2019-07-22

Enormous Flight Simulator Installed In Tokyo Hotel If you like airplanes, then this is the hotel for you. The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu, which is connected to Terminal 2 of Haneda International Airport...
16:30 2019-07-10

Got a Tokyo Olympics ticket? Unrivaled demand causes turmoil Overwhelmed by unprecedented demand, Tokyo Olympic organizers said Thursday they hope to run another ticket lottery next month for residents of Japan...
18:15 2019-07-05

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo "Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collect...
14:45 2019-05-21

Tokyo Olympics end 1st ticketing phase for Japan residents TOKYO (AP) — Olympic organizers say millions of Japan residents have shown interest in buying tickets for next year’s Tokyo 2020 Games. Organiz...
10:30 2019-05-29

Trump and Abe’s ‘Unshakable Bond’ Shows Some Cracks in Tokyo Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he was “completely on the same page” with President Trump on North Korea and trade, but the president made it clear th...
12:45 2019-05-27

$32m stolen from Tokyo cryptocurrency exchange in latest hack Bitpoint suspends services after apparent theft of virtual monies including bitcoinA cryptocurrency exchange in Tokyo has halted services after it lo...
16:45 2019-07-12

Super Typhoon Hagibis intensifies at one of the fastest rates on record, may impact Japan by weekend An extremely-dangerous storm in the northwestern Pacific Ocean exploded in intensity early Monday morning, ramping up from a tropical storm to a supe...
20:00 2019-10-08

World Cup typhoon chaos as England, All Blacks games cancelled - Scotland face elimination "Rugby World Cup organisers have cancelled Saturday\u0027s game between England and France as well as New Zealand\u0027s match against Italy due to t...
12:30 2019-10-10

Super Typhoon Hagibis may be strongest to hit Japan in decades, 2 Rugby World Cup games canceled A powerful super typhoon is taking aim at mainland Japan this weekend, threatening to bring torrential rains and strong winds as major sports events ...
23:30 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: England game cancelled with decision pending on Scotland as typhoon looms Final pool game against France called a 0-0 drawDecision on Scotland-Japan game to be made on SundayNew Zealand v Italy also called off England and F...
08:30 2019-10-10

Rugby World Cup: tournament in question as Japan braces for super Typhoon Hagibis – live Pool deciders under threat from one of most violent super typhoons in recent history England v France and Japan v Scotland could be affectedFull stor...
05:00 2019-10-10

Typhoon Hagibis death toll rises to 19 as Japan begins major rescue mission Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan Sunday to rescue people stranded in flooded homes Sunday as the death toll from...
16:30 2019-10-13

Hong Kong Braces For Typhoon Wipha; Schools, Financial Markets Shut Early Hong Kong today raised a tropical cyclone signal 8, its third highest level, as schools and financial markets closed and office workers left work ear...
20:45 2019-07-31

Rescuers search waist-high muddy waters for missing people in typhoon-hit Japan Rescue workers waded through muddy, waist-high waters on Monday searching for missing people after one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan in recent h...
15:00 2019-10-14

Super Typhoon Hagibis may bring widespread damage across Japan, impact 'lucky' day for weddings The strongest storm currently on the planet is roaring across the northwestern Pacific Ocean Wednesday as forecasters warn the super typhoon is takin...
23:00 2019-10-09

At Least 22 Dead, Over a Million Reported Displaced as Typhoon Lekima Makes Landfall in Eastern China At least 22 deaths have been reported, and more than a million have been forced to leave their homes after Typhoon Lekima smashed into China near Wen...
01:30 2019-08-11

Russia face Tokyo Olympics ban over ‘inconsistent’ Moscow lab data • Wada gives Russia three weeks to explain alleged irregularities• Any ban could also extend to football World CupRussia faces the prospect of being ...
21:00 2019-09-23

2019 Tokyo motor show preview: all the star cars Biennial Tokyo show gives Japanese car makers a chance to shine on their home turf. Here's what they have in store Every edition of the biennial Tok...
16:30 2019-09-27

Naomi Osaka to choose Japan nationality for Tokyo Olympics Tennis star Naomi Osaka has decided to take sole Japanese nationality over US citizenship with a view to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, according to Japane...
17:00 2019-10-10

Earthquake causes Tokyo buildings to shake ahead of Trump visit A medium-strength earthquake hit eastern Japan on Saturday, NHK national television said, causing buildings to shake in Tokyo hours before the arriva...
13:45 2019-05-25

Test marathon gives Tokyo a taste of what to expect at 2020 Games Tokyo held a marathon on Sunday as a test case for whether organizers, athletes, and spectators can cope with sweltering temperatures expected during...
16:15 2019-09-15

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Dates, tickets, mascot, logo and more Team GB will head to Tokyo in just under a year with the unenviable task of following the record-breaking athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics t...
14:15 2019-07-24

Woman Sues 3 Tokyo Medical Schools Over Gender, Age Discrimination A Japanese woman Wednesday sued three Tokyo medical schools she says rejected her because of her gender and age, in a case her lawyer said was the "t...
00:15 2019-06-06

From tickets to time zones, what you need to know about the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo Ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics, here is key information, from how to acquire tickets to important dates and other frequently asked questions. ...
18:15 2019-07-24

Genvid and NTT Docomo demo 5G LAN party at Tokyo Game Show Genvid Technologies and Japan’s NTT Docomo are hosting an interactive streaming event at Tokyo Game Show (TGS) 2019 to show how 5G will transform gam...
23:15 2019-09-12

Final Fantasy VII Remake Seems Popular At The Tokyo Game Show In what should surprise absolutely no one, Final Fantasy VII Remake is drawing long lines at the Tokyo Game Show. I think people in Japan might be ex...
05:45 2019-09-14

Tokyo unleashes robots ahead of 2020 Summer Olympics Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled a series of robots on Monday, bringing a high-tech edge to the Games they are billing as the most inno...
00:30 2019-07-23

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Podiums To Be Made From Recycled Plastic Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be made from plastic waste donated by local residents or collected from the sea, organisers said Tuesday, as ...
23:45 2019-06-11

Nissan ex-chair Ghosn holding news conference in Tokyo Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn plans a news conference Friday that would be his first since he was arrested in November on financial misconduct ...
09:30 2019-06-28

Earthquake strikes Tokyo ahead of Trump’s visit to Japan President Trump’s trip to Japan started with a bang — a magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near the golf course where he and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe...
03:15 2019-05-26

Djokovic eases past Goffin to set up Tokyo final with Millman World number one Novak Djokovic eased past Belgian third seed David Goffin 6-3 6-4 at the Japan Open in Tokyo on Saturday to book his place in Sunday...
15:45 2019-10-05

Australian student 'very happy' in Tokyo after North Korea detention An Australian student released after being mysteriously detained in North Korea said he was safe and well in Tokyo on Friday and intends returning to...
08:30 2019-07-05

Russia risk Tokyo 2020 ban over ‘inconsistent’ doping data "Russia could be banned from next year’s Olympics in Tokyo after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) revealed there were \"inconsistencies\" in data ...
14:30 2019-09-24

More acrimony in Japan-South Korea row as Tokyo lodges protest Japan and South Korea traded further acrimony on Saturday, with Tokyo accusing Seoul of mischaracterizing talks the day before that did not mend a di...
11:30 2019-07-13

IOC proposes Tokyo 2020 Games boxing plan without AIBA The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday thrashed out the plan for the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 ...
20:15 2019-06-19

Second-generation Toyota Mirai concept readied for Tokyo reveal News 11 Oct, 2019 Toyota will preview its new hydrogen-electric powered Mirai saloon at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, ahead of its laun...
17:30 2019-10-11

Djokovic blasts past Pouille into Tokyo semi-finals World number one Novak Djokovic continued his dominant form in Tokyo to storm past Frenchman Lucas Pouille 6-1 6-2 and into the semi-finals of the Ja...
05:15 2019-10-05

Rice predicts improved Australia display in Tokyo pool Australian swimmers may not be able to knock great rivals United States off the perch in Tokyo next year but will definitely better their own hauls f...
16:00 2019-09-27

Russia at risk of Tokyo Olympics ban over ‘inconsistent’ Moscow lab data • Wada gives Russia three weeks to explain alleged irregularities• Any ban could also extend to football World CupRussia faces the prospect of being ...
13:00 2019-09-24

Step up: Tokyo Olympics podiums made of discarded plastic Tokyo Olympic organizers say the podiums for next year's games will be made of recycled household plastics       ...
12:45 2019-06-11

US women's volleyball team secures Tokyo Olympics bid The U.S. women's volleyball team has secured an Olympic berth for next summer's Tokyo Games, beating Argentina in straight sets at a Tokyo ...
00:30 2019-08-05

Mitsubishi Super Height K-Wagon concept set for Tokyo reveal News 3 Oct, 2019 Mitsubishi will unveil a new compact MPV at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, designed to meet Japan’s Kei car regulations...
19:45 2019-10-03

Mitsubishi's Tokyo show star is roofless SUV with four electric motors MI-Tech Concept showcases clever four-motor PHEV system with gas turbine range extender, previewing small plug-in hybrid SUV Mitsubishi will reveal ...
14:45 2019-10-03

Pack of rats descend on Tokyo convenience store – video A convenience store in Tokyo has been forced to shut after rats were filmed scampering down the walls, along shelves and across aisles. Video clips p...
14:00 2019-08-08

'The Lost Metropolis': 1930s Tokyo street life – in pictures Kineo Kuwabara captured these rich images of everyday life the city during the buildup to the second world war. The series is on display 18-19 May at...
17:15 2019-05-21

Tennis: Cilic, Pouille make solid starts in Tokyo Former U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic mowed down local favorite Yuichi Sugita 6-4 6-4 on Monday to reach the second round of the Japan Open Tennis Ch...
18:15 2019-09-30

Olympics: Tokyo preparations on track one year out from Games - official Tokyo is fully on track to deliver the "compact" 2020 Olympics it promised when it was awarded the rights to the event six years ago, the Internation...
14:15 2019-07-23

Cucumber crisis after Tokyo hit by cloudiest spell since records began Unseasonable weather has blighted agriculture across Japan, as well as sales of summer clothes Tokyo’s cloudiest few weeks in nearly 60 years has cas...
08:30 2019-07-17

2020 Olympic Games: Tokyo's crisis-ridden preparations With just one year to go before the 2020 Summer Olympics, host city Tokyo would like you to believe that preparations are going according to plan. Ho...
18:30 2019-07-22

Olympics: Tokyo organizers launch supplementary lottery for tickets Tokyo Olympics organizers launched a second ticket lottery on Thursday after unexpectedly high local demand forced them to reevaluate their Japanese ...
07:00 2019-08-08

'Then I saw RuPaul's Drag Race': coming out as X-gender in Tokyo – a manga As a young manga artist, M A Joy felt they did not fit in – but learning to identify as neither male nor female opened up both their art and the city...
16:00 2019-06-14

Tokyo paralympics marathon to start earlier due to heat fears The marathon race at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics will start 30 minutes earlier than originally scheduled, as part of the organizers' efforts to tackle...
15:45 2019-08-13