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Opposition party-submitted resolutions rebuking Finance Minister Taro Aso for his refusal to receive a report questioning the ability of the country's pension system to meet retirees' needs were voted down in the Diet on Friday. The House of Representatives rejected a no-confidence motion against Aso, ...
The Defense Ministry said on Thursday that Russian bombers had violated southern Japanese airspace, prompting Air Self-Defense Force fighters to scramble and escort the planes out of the area. Two Tu-95 bombers entered Japanese airspace near Minamidaito Island in Okinawa Prefecture for about three minutes ...
Rui Hachimura made history on Thursday night in New York. Half a world away, the upbeat news provided a positive buzz throughout Hachimura's homeland on Friday morning. At 9:32 a.m., Hachimura's immediate future in basketball was announced to a global audience. The 21-year-old Gonzaga University forward ...