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Tokyo area gets first November dusting of snow in 54 years

Nov 24, 2016

Tokyo area gets first November dusting of snow in 54 years

Snow fell in Tokyo and elsewhere in eastern Japan on Thursday, the first snowfall to hit the Japanese capital in November in 54 years, disrupting traffic and causing electricity usage to spike due to heating demand. Injuries were also reported in Tokyo and surrounding ...

Nov 24, 2016

China opposes Japan-South Korea military intelligence-sharing pact

China criticized Japan and South Korea for signing a military intelligence-sharing pact on Wednesday, saying it will only lead to more tensions with North Korea. While accusing Japan and South Korea of having “a Cold War mentality,” Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the ...