A century’s worth of Japanese beauty trends, from silver screen chic to puffy-eyed catharsis

A century’s worth of Japanese beauty trends, from silver screen chic to puffy-eyed catharsis

A century’s worth of Japanese beauty trends, from silver screen chic to puffy-eyed catharsis   As Japan’s premiere cosmetics manufacturer, Shiseido keeps its finger on the pulse of the Japanese…

Take your singing to new heights on the world’s first karaoke Ferris wheel in Tokyo

Take your singing to new heights on the world’s first karaoke Ferris wheel in Tokyo

Take your singing to new heights on the world’s first karaoke Ferris wheel in Tokyo From August 1, the world’s first “karaoke entertainment Ferris wheel” will begin operations in Tokyo….

Move over revolving sushi – Japanese cafe floats desserts to you on a beautiful river counter!

Move over revolving sushi – Japanese cafe floats desserts to you on a beautiful river counter!

Move over revolving sushi – Japanese cafe floats desserts to you on a beautiful river counter! While some traditionalists scoffed when kaitenzushi (revolving sushi) restaurants first appeared in Japan, they’ve…

Nestlé Japan releases new Kit Kat with chocolate cake centre

Nestlé Japan releases new Kit Kat with chocolate cake centre

Nestlé Japan releases new Kit Kat with chocolate cake centre The unusual sweet is one of several new treats only available at a special Kit Kat Chocolatory store in Tokyo….

Electronic device checks launched by Japanese airlines amid tightened security

Electronic device checks launched by Japanese airlines amid tightened security Major Japanese airlines on Tuesday began implementing tighter airport security measures on U.S.-bound passengers, checking for explosives planted in personal…

Ex-Olympic star Fredericks suspended from IAF council while under investigation for alleged corruption

Ex-Olympic star Fredericks suspended from IAF council while under investigation for alleged corruption

Ex-Olympic star Fredericks suspended from IAF council while under investigation for alleged corruption MONTE CARLO, MONACO – Four-time Olympic medalist Frank Fredericks has been suspended from duty by track and…

Survey finds nearly one third of Japanese high school girls cannot blow up a balloon

Survey finds nearly one third of Japanese high school girls cannot blow up a balloon

Survey finds nearly one third of Japanese high school girls cannot blow up a balloon I’m going to go out on a limb and blame video games and gangsta rap…

Disney reveals Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR experience

Disney reveals Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR experience

Disney reveals Star Wars: Jedi Challenges AR experience Disney and Lenovo are teaming up to develop an augmented reality experience based on various aspects of the Star Wars universe. News…

Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.Korea

Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.Korea

Japan says time for pressure, not dialogue with N.Korea Japan on Monday downplayed South Korea’s offer to hold military talks with North Korea, saying the priority should be piling pressure…

Struggling Legoland Japan will shut down for two days a week starting in fall

Struggling Legoland Japan will shut down for two days a week starting in fall

Struggling Legoland Japan will shut down for two days a week starting in fall If you want to visit the Nagoya amusement park on a Tuesday or Wednesday, you’d better…