On July 31, the Kyodo news agency reported that a panel of Japanese citizens ruled that three former Tokyo Electric Power Company executives should be indicted for failing to take the precautions to prevent the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster.


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Satoru Iwata, the president of the Japanese video game company Nintendo, has died of cancer at the age of 55, the company announced on Sunday.

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A video of two nearly nude men in Japan singing Do You Want to Build a Snowman? from Frozen while slapping butt cheeks has many people asking, “Why?”

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The March 5 Google Doodle celebrates a man who prevented millions of college students from starving — the inventor of instant ramen noodles.

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ISIS has released a new video featuring Jihadi John standing over 2 Japanese hostages and demanding a $200m ransom. Haruna Yakuwa is a private military contractor.

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ISIS has released a new video featuring Jihadi John standing over 2 Japanese hostages and demanding a $200m ransom. Kenji Goto Jogo is a journalist from Japan.

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Two friends visiting Japan played a confusing Japanese arcade and hit the jackpot of 5,000. They nearly run out of buckets for arcade tokens.

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Find the Asian girlfriend of your dreams.

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Mount Ontake in Nagano prefecture erupted in central Japan. Hikers on the mountain had to run for cover. Here is one of the hiker’s, Kuroda Terutoshi, video.

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Have you ever seen a 441 weight difference in a fight match-up? In Japan, such bizarre battles are common. Find out who wins.

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Check out these cool robots as they hang out with royalty, rock stars, and members of the military.

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These ancient Japanese scrolls from the Edo Period, 1603 to 1868 in the history of Japan, contain drawings of a farting competition held between men and women.

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August 6 is the 69-year anniversary of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Remember with these pictures of the aftermath.

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A tsunami of 3 feet is expected to hit the region.

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Super Typhoon Neoguri is heading for Okinawa, Japan. What makes a typhoon “super”?

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Margaret Natsuki is the girlfriend of Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa. Here’s what you need to know this Japanese beauty.

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