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Survive summer heat with cold noodle dishes

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS May 17, 2018

Survive summer heat with cold noodle dishes

The Chinese restaurant Kei-Ka-En at the Royal Park Hotel in Nihonbashi is offering two kinds of delectable cold noodles just right for summer — gomoku (five items) cold noodles and cold tantanmen (noodles with a spicy soup) until Aug. 31. Each dish is ¥2,970 ...

1980s pop star Nick Heyward set to whistle back into Japan

Music May 17, 2018

1980s pop star Nick Heyward set to whistle back into Japan

by Gus Fielding

English singer-songwriter Nick Heyward, probably best known as the frontman of early 1980s pop band Haircut 100, has for two decades resisted the urge to milk the nostalgia circuit, in Japan at least. The affable 56-year-old from Beckenham, southeast London, who has also penned and ...

Yokozuna Hakuho improves to 5-0 at Summer Basho

Sumo / Basho Reports May 17, 2018

Yokozuna Hakuho improves to 5-0 at Summer Basho

Yokozuna Hakuho maintained his share of the lead at the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament with an easy win on Thursday and a perfect record after five days. Hakuho slipped past winless No. 3 maegashira Daieisho on the charge, grabbed the right side of his belt ...

Final four set to clash

Basketball / B. League | B. LEAGUE NOTEBOOK May 17, 2018

Final four set to clash

by Ed Odeven

And now it's down to four teams still chasing after the B. League Championship crown. This weekend, the East Division champion Chiba Jets Funabashi play host to the West champ Ryukyu Golden Kings and the Central champ SeaHorses Mikawa face the visiting Alvark Tokyo. Games ...