Category Archives: General Olympic News

Radioactive water may have been leaking from Fukushima reactor buildings since April: Tepco

Radioactive water may have been leaking from Fukushima reactor buildings since April: Tepco

Radioactive water may have been leaking from Fukushima reactor buildings since April: Tepco Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. said it is still unknown, due to a problem with monitoring…

Dire shortfall of social security funds

Dire shortfall of social security funds

Dire shortfall of social security funds If Abe’s plan is realized, the new spending blueprint is expected to accelerate moves for “human resources development,” such as by making preschool education…

Saury a day keeps the depression at bay: research

Saury a day keeps the depression at bay: research People who often eat fish, including so-called blue-backed fish such as saury, face a lower risk of suffering depression than those…

Bubble era disco Maharaja reopens in Kyoto

Bubble era disco Maharaja reopens in Kyoto

Bubble era disco Maharaja reopens in Kyoto The nightclub aims to attract people who enjoyed the asset-inflated bubble economy, as well as foreign tourists, by making use of Gion’s position…

Tokyo Game Show opens with eSports in spotlight

Tokyo Game Show opens with eSports in spotlight

Tokyo Game Show opens with eSports in spotlight Tokyo Game Show 2017, one of the world’s top gaming industry events, kicked off Thursday near the capital, with competitive video gaming,…

Japan urges world to unite on N Korea after latest missile

Japan urges world to unite on N Korea after latest missile

Japan urges world to unite on N Korea after latest missile The entire international community must come together to stop the threat from North Korea, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said…

Carmakers see promise of bonanza in eastern Europe

Carmakers see promise of bonanza in eastern Europe

Carmakers see promise of bonanza in eastern Europe As Frankfurt’s IAA auto show gets under way, European carmakers are looking to the continent’s east for growth, where increasing numbers of…

Honda committed to F1, says sport's CEO

Honda committed to F1, says sport’s CEO

Honda committed to F1, says sport’s CEO auto racing SINGAPORE Formula One chief Chase Carey said on Wednesday he was confident that Honda was in F1 for the long haul…

Japanese ozeki set sights on becoming yokozuna in 2017

Sole competing yokozuna Harumafuji starts Autumn Basho with victory

Sole competing yokozuna Harumafuji starts Autumn Basho with victory Harumafuji got off to a winning start as the only yokozuna standing at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament with a convincing…

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash

Koreans in Japan wary of tensions with North, worry about backlash Ethnic Koreans living in Japan are nervously watching growing tensions over North Korea and are wary of a possible…