Your Name Hollywood Remake To Be Set In Chicago With “Lots Of Gun Violence”

The live-action Hollywood remake of the globally acclaimed Japanese anime film Your Name will feature “lots of gun violence”, according to film...

Japan To Recognize Indigenous Ainu As “Reverse Gaijin”

The Japanese government introduced a bill Friday to recognize the country's indigenous Ainu minority for the first time as “reverse gaijin”.

Japan’s Productivity Up 1.4% In Oct-Dec Quarter After Removal Of Convenience Store Porn

Japan’s productivity rate grew at 1.4 per cent in the October-December quarter, government data showed Thursday, following the removal of pornography magazines from several...

Olympics Minister Cancer Scare “Threatens Gold Medals”

Japan's Olympics minister has expressed concern over a cancer diagnosis “threatening to diminish the success of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo”.

Japan’s Government Warns Of Swine Disease Turning Humans Into Pigs

Japan's swine disease epidemic is spreading, with local authorities in five central and western prefectures saying people venturing through mysterious tunnels to strange abandoned...

Woman Found In Yoshinoya

A cockless creature was allegedly found at an outlet of Japanese fast-food restaurant chain Yoshinoya Co in the city of Fukuoka.

Sapporo Snow Festival Apologizes For Depicting Naomi Osaka With White Skin

Sapporo Snow Festival organizers have apologized for “whitewashing” Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka. Osaka has been depicted with pale skin...

Mixed-Race Japanese Man Takes Up Tennis To Increase Tokyo Rental Options

A mixed-race Japanese man has started practicing tennis as a way of significantly enhancing his options for rental properties in Tokyo.

Japanese Half Of Naomi Osaka Wins Australian Open

The Japanese half of Naomi Osaka has come back after losing the second set in the Australian Open final to win the...

Customer Offered Straw With 1-Liter Carton Of Milk

A convenience store customer in Nagasaki City was offered a straw yesterday with their 1-liter carton of milk purchase. “Would...