26 September 2014 06:12 PM
Members of the far-right group, Zaitokukai, visit Korean communities in Japanese cities, screaming slogans such as 'cockroaches' and 'kill, kill Koreans'
14 July 2014 12:24 AM
The group is one of the world’s most successful acts – but they are steeped in controversy
01 July 2014 06:12 PM
The country will now be able to engage in collective self-defence and come to the aid of a military ally who is under attack, but the move has proved to be bitterly divisive
01 July 2014 03:29 PM
Japan’s coalition government has approved a controversial reinterpretation of the nation’s pacifist constitution that will let its troops fight overseas for the first time since World War II.
18 June 2014 06:44 PM
At least 600 children a year fall victim to paedophile directors and photographers
07 February 2014 06:29 PM
Naoki Hyakuta says Japan was lured into the Second World War by America while liberating Asia from white colonialism.
Taiji Cove dolphins: Japanese government defends 'lawful' slaughter as hunters prepare to kill 200 animals
20 January 2014 06:19 PM
Hundreds of dolphins are killed in a remote Japanese bay during hunting season. The town argues it is an important tradition, but conservationists maintain the bloody practice is inhumane
Hiroo Onoda, the last Japanese soldier to give himself in: “When I surrendered, the past seemed like a dream”
17 January 2014 04:28 PM
Second Lt. Onoda, who finally surrendered in 1974, has died at the age of 91
27 December 2013 06:08 PM
A beauty queen is in hiding after exposing a major talent agency’s alleged links to a crime syndicate
16 December 2013 06:35 PM
Five of the seven officials who walked alongside Kim Jong-il’s hearse in December 2011 have been killed, purged or sent to labour camps
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 3 Jimmy Carr's controversial Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 4 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo
- 5 Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella