In Itoigawa, Niigata, the government has begun subsidizing online dating service membership in an effort to pair up more locals.
Taro Aso — the man's got style. Some call it "gang style."
Today's special at Uoshige Shokukou? Deep sea delicacies, served up fresh.
High-rise cemeteries make it possible for the dearly departed to stay in the big city.
Girls get up in each other faces .. with some choux cream.
Hey girlfriend. Read me a bedtime story.
Boys' love manga: no longer just for girls.
Japan's new cafes let patrons get up close and cuddly - with birds of prey.
The mini kotatsu offers warmth just for one.
In a sluggish publishing market, men's fashion mags stay in style.