Alleged kidnapper Kabu Terauchi is reportedly being treated in hospital after trying to kill himself with a box cutter
Video shows the light aircraft in pieces around the house
Lawyers and campaigners say at least one woman has killed herself after becoming a victim of the con
Kashino was an actor in a theatre group in downtown Tokyo
The vehicle had 41 people on board and was travelling from Tokyo to a ski resort in Nagano province
With global events distorting prices to certain tourist destinations, it pays to look ahead. Simon Calder offers his advice.
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
We've all had enough of roasts, and Stevie Parle's recipes are perfect to cook for a New Year's Eve or any time
Exclusive: Ministers have already held talks as UK firms prepare bids for contracts to guard Tokyo Games
With a favourable exchange rate and rail and plane deals, it's a great time to visit the Land of the Rising Sun.
The iM-4 is going to be called Ignis in Japan although the naming for other markets has yet to be confirmed
Japan’s prime minister Shinzo Abe sent a shiver through the global diplomatic community today, by explicitly comparing tensions between Tokyo and Beijing to animosity between European powers in the run-up to the First World War.
The Australian is a three-time former world time trial champion
The operator of Inputs.io has reported a hack that lost customers 4,100 BTC
Elysium Space transports a 'symbolic portion' of the deceased's ashes into space alongside commercial satellite launches from the US
The world number nine beat the British number one in Beijing