Bald men get special treatment at new Tokyo pub

May 12, 2014

Bald men get special treatment at new Tokyo pub

Bald is beautiful at a new Tokyo establishment where “follicularly challenged” customers are welcomed with open arms and offered discounts not available to their hairier brethren. The Japanese-style pub in the Akasaka district, not far from the central government offices, encourages customers to embrace ...

Apr 18, 2014

Exam scoring errors turn up

by Masaaki Kameda

Tokyo’s education bureau announced Friday it found more than 130 cases of scoring errors on high school entrance examinations for 2014 that resulted in erroneous rejections at four schools. According to an inquiry conducted at 216 public high schools, the bureau found 139 errors ...

Capital gets .tokyo domain

Apr 7, 2014

Capital gets .tokyo domain

by Kazuaki Nagata

The nation’s capital has joined “.com,” “.gov” and a few other select naming categories on the Internet’s list of top-level domains. This means website addresses ending in “.tokyo” are now possible, domain manager GMO Registry Inc. said at a press conference Monday. Nagoya beat ...