Female Mayor Installs Sumo Ring In Kitchen So Husband Must Do The Cooking

A female mayor at the center of a fierce debate over allowing women into the sumo ring vowed Wednesday to build a dohyo in...

Gaijin Wastes Precious Time At Hanami Party Talking To Girljin

A young man attending a hanami party on the weekend lost a lot of valuable seconds engaging in a conversation with girljin. Rob Paddington made...

Tourist Searches For Station Bird

A tourist travelling around Tokyo has spent most of yesterday evening searching for birds at the local train station. “There it is,” said 63-year-old traveller...

Yuzuru Hanyu Wins Gold

Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu has won the men's figure skating gold medal for the second straight Winter Olympics, with the Walt Disney Company coming in...

North Korean Women’s Soccer Team Arrives In Japan

PHOTO NEWS: North Korean Women's Soccer Team Arrives In Japan Image: Kyodo (TRW)

Japan Starts Lining Up For Tokyo Olympics

Queue enthusiasts in Japan started forming lines for the Tokyo Olympics open ceremony on Tuesday near the new Olympic Stadium in Shinjuku Ward, which...

Sumo Takes Out Opponent With Beer-Bottle-To-The-Head Move

Yokozuna Hakuho has comprehensively defeated Onosho Fumiya with a beer bottle to the back of the skull on his way to victory in the...

Foreign Baseball Player Given The Option To Use A Fork

A foreign baseball player in Japan has been kindly offered a fork during a Pacific League match this weekend. Luciano Fernando who plays for the...