The website of Japan's main airport was taken offline for several hours over the weekend
The piece of metal is almost certainly part of a Japanese H-IIA or H-IIB rocket
Government data shows only 27 people approved after a record 7,586 applications last year
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Officials say measure will help ensure 'smooth implementation' of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
The world's oldest known living person is an 116-year-old New York woman
Yet cases of bank transfer or phone scams surged by 13.1 per cent
'Sooner or later they wish to have a real person instead of plastic'
The company has been praised for the thoughtful gesture which is due to stop this March when the girl finishes school
The advert shows ‘the world’s first wearable translator’ being used by a British man to proposition Japanese women
Keeping a great white shark in captivity is extremely difficult as it needs to keep swimming constantly to get oxygen and maintain its body temperature
Exchange rate trends also reveal New Zealand to offer the best value for money for studying abroad as it's now 20% cheaper compared with 2 years ago
Louis Vuitton's new campaign star is instantly recognised and idolised the world over. But she isn't an actor or a supermodel – she's the first computer-game character to become a high-fashion heroine. How very 2016, says Alexander Fury
'Why is this happening to us? Why are we different?'
After decades of anguish for thousands of South Korean women forced into military brothels during the Second World War, Japan has agreed to formally apologise and pay £8m towards their psychological care. David McNeill reports
The Japanese Buddhist Federation is to formally request that Amazon stops selling the services of Buddhist monks