'They want to go out in the world, they want to make friends or lovers, but they can't'
Moving images captured in the aftermath of the attack, showing the devastated city, its surviving inhabitants and US troops, are being auctioned this week
One man reportedly told the court he saw women as fair targets for sexual assault as he considered female students 'intellectually inferior'
Seniors are eating up resources at a pace younger generations can't match
The deadly eruption of 1914 killed 58 people in a city dubbed the 'Naples of the Eastern World'
Yoshida and Ishigaki's model estimates there are fewer than 16 million children alive in Japan today
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Japanese government warns that the country's businesses with European headquarters in the UK may decide to transfer... to Continental Europe if EU laws cease to be applicable in the UK
25 people were killed and 70 injured when the Yamaguchi-gumi split in 1984
Floods bring death and destruction to Iwate prefecture, which is still rebuilding after the 2011's devastating tsunami and earthquake
Australian disability activist Carly Findlay wrote “There was no hashtag. No public outcry. Not even prayers”
Despite a chronic labour shortage, Japan’s immigration policy remains tough. Nowhere is this clearer than in the treatment of those seeking refugee status under ‘provisional release’
The staunch conservative, known for her nationalist positions, is not coming into office promising to make nice
Tensions are building over China's actions in what it considers its territory
That puts a squeeze on relational prospects for Japanese women