Nissan recalling 1.2 mil cars in Japan

Nissan recalling 1.2 mil cars in Japan

Nissan recalling 1.2 mil cars in Japan Nissan said Monday it was recalling some 1.2 million cars in Japan that had failed to meet domestic rules on final vehicle inspections….

Mercedes unhappy despite extending lead in F1 title race

Mercedes unhappy despite extending lead in F1 title race

Mercedes unhappy despite extending lead in F1 title race auto racing SEPANG, Malaysia Mercedes is giving a false impression of dominance in this season’s Formula One championship. That’s the opinion…

Robot takes on Olympic table tennis player at tech fair

Robot takes on Olympic table tennis player at tech fair

Robot takes on Olympic table tennis player at tech fair CHIBA A table tennis-playing robot served up a hit at a top tech fair Monday, while a barely-moving machine in…

Run or wait? Koike faces dilemma ahead of Oct 22 election

Run or wait? Koike faces dilemma ahead of Oct 22 election

Run or wait? Koike faces dilemma ahead of Oct 22 election Tokyo Gov Yuriko Koike has made no secret of her desire to be Japan’s first female prime minister –…

'King Kohei' aiming for 7th gold at artistics gymnastics worlds

‘King Kohei’ aiming for 7th gold at artistics gymnastics worlds

‘King Kohei’ aiming for 7th gold at artistics gymnastics worlds Japanese superstar Kohei Uchimura is on the threshold of a place in history as he eyes more gold medal glory…

Trump tells Tillerson that negotiating with N Korea a waste of time

Trump tells Tillerson that negotiating with N Korea a waste of time

Trump tells Tillerson that negotiating with N Korea a waste of time U.S. President Donald Trump said negotiating with North Korea over its nuclear program would be a waste of…

Abe faces new challenge as he calls snap election

Abe faces new challenge as he calls snap election

Abe faces new challenge as he calls snap election A surge of popularity for a freshly minted opposition party in Japan is making Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s decision to call…

Japan to test higher speed limit on expressway from Nov.

Japan to test higher speed limit on expressway from Nov.

Japan to test higher speed limit on expressway from Nov. Japan’s National Police Agency said Thursday that it will raise the speed limit in a section of the Shin Tomei…

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…