President Aquino flies for ASEAN-Japan summit

Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III arrived at the Tokyo International Airport (TIA) in Haneda on Thursday (December 12, 2013) to j...

New Japan Island Forms After Volcano Eruption - Video

A new island formed after a volcano erupted in Japan. It is located just off the coast of a small and uninhabited island called Bonin.

Japan 'ice wall' around Fukushima nuclear power plant eyed to prevent radioactive water leak

Japan has adopted a plan to build a wall of ice around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant to stop radioactive water from leaking.

Photo showing 'boiling sea' off Japan coast near Fukushima goes viral

[UPDATED] A Twitter photo showing a “boiling sea” off the coast of Japan, near the Fukushima nuclear power plant with radiation leaks, has g...

Video of hilarious dinosaur prank in Japan goes viral

The video of a hilarious dinosaur prank created by a famous Japanese practical jokes television show has gone viral online this week.

Japan scrambles jets after China plane flies by disputed islands

Japan scrambles jets after a China military plane flies by disputed islands became a headline on news websites in the U.S. on Wednesday.

Japan not lifting visa requirements for Filipinos, to issue multiple entry visas instead

Japan is not lifting its visa requirements for Filipinos. Citizens of the Philippines still need a visa to go to that country, contrary to f...

Eyeball licking fad trending in Japan | Pink eye outbreak alarms authorities

Eyeball licking is a new fad among teenagers in Japan. No one knows exactly when and how the trend started, but it’s been causing a ‘pink ey...

Pop star shaves head, apologizes in viral video for dating boyfriend

Japanese pop star Minami Minegishi became the center of news headlines after she shaved her head to apologize for breaking her bands’ “no bo...

Senior Citizens Must 'Hurry Up and Die' - Japanese Official

Known for his sharp tounge, Japanese finance minister Taro Aso said elderly people dependent to government for support on medical expenses s...