The situation could provide a cautionary tale for workers in Europe, including the UK, who face similar pressures
Former boxer admits mutilating unnamed lawyer in a 'bizarre and cruel' attack
It is not so much the rise of terrorism as the 'rise of Islam' that Japan sees as a problem, and the distinction between Islam and extremist organisations such as Isis is often missed altogether
'They made us terrorist suspects, we never did anything wrong,' says Japanese Muslim, Mohammed Fujita
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'After tasting human flesh, the bear may have learned it can eat them'
Tokyo diners will be able to eat almost naked as long as they meet some strict criteria on appearance
'You are a good dad. I forgive you'
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The parents initially told police they had lost their son while walking in the mountains looking for wild vegetables
Hanako has lived alone in the Inokashira Park Zoo in Tokyo since 1954
302 passengers and 17 crew members were evacuated after an engine fire broke out on the Boeing 777-300
Tomita has yet to gain consciousness
An earthquake has hit Japan, just north of Tokyo in Ibaraki region on the east coast of the main island, Honshu.
Obama's presidency has been filled with firsts – Cuba, a prison visit and now Hiroshima – but he doesn't intend on feeding into Trump's view that America is weak and apologetic
Best known for his interpretations of Shakespeare plays, Ninagawa directed Hamlet differently eight times over the course of his life