Film legend Mifune to get star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Entertainment News Jun 24, 2015

Film legend Mifune to get star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Late Japanese actor Toshiro Mifune (1920-1997) has been named among the newest honorees to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, which administers the honor for entertainment professionals, has announced. A star bearing the name of Mifune, who appeared in a number ...

National Oct 4, 2013

Woman who died saving man earns heroism awards

The government will award a medal to a woman who died this week while rescuing an elderly man on a Yokohama railway crossing, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Friday. Further, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will present a letter commending Natsue Murata, Suga told a ...

Editorials Aug 21, 2008

ODA and bribery

The special investigation squad of the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office has arrested a former president of Pacific Consultants International, a Tokyo-based consultancy for overseas construction projects, and three others on suspicion of bribery in connection with a project in Vietnam financed by the ...