Asahi Shimbun articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2015/04/27 09:10
2015/04/27 09:10
11h
TOKYO » It was an unexpected act of protest that shook Japan's carefully managed media world: Shigeaki Koga, a regular television commentator and fierce critic of the political establishment, abruptly...
2015/04/27 09:10
2015/04/27 09:10
Latest videos
2015/04/25 04:53
2015/04/25 04:53
2d
Japanese magnetic-levitation train sets second world record for speed A Japanese bullet train bested its world record for speed by traveling 374 mph on Tuesday, according to news reports. The...
2015/04/24 02:33
2015/04/24 02:33
3d
A satellite image shows evidence of a runway on reclaimed land in the South China Sea. Image via IHS Jane’s website. While the Chinese real estate market is experiencing some serious problems,...
2015/04/21 22:21
2015/04/21 22:21
5d
The maglev train on experimental track in Tsuru, west of Tokyo, in 2010. (TORU YAMANAKA/AFP/Getty Images) A high-speed Japanese bullet train bested its previous world record for speed by traveling...
2015/04/18 21:38
2015/04/18 21:38
8d
This is the day we have been waiting for. The neighborhood has changed dramatically and come to look like what our predecessors aimed for. Mototsugu Katagiri, 66, who heads the Kabukicho shopping...
2015/04/16 09:37
2015/04/16 09:37
11d
Megumi Igarashi - who works under the alias Rokude Nashiko which translates as “good-for-nothing kid” or “reprobate child”, was arrested last year after building a kayak shaped like her vagina and for...
2015/04/15 22:59
2015/04/15 22:59
11d
Thinking of Suzuki-Chun Doo-hwan era . APRIL 16, 2015 07:18. . Japan once had a prime minister named Zenko Suzuki. He died 11 years ago, but I recently visited his home to make a call of condolence...
2015/04/15 22:38
2015/04/15 22:38
11d
One of the many things we love about Japan is its amazing customer service, from intelligent packing to omnipresent station attendants who pop out of the walls to help you. So we weren’t too...
2015/04/14 14:29
2015/04/14 14:29
13d
More than 20 passengers of Asiana Airlines flight OZ162 have been reportedly hurt in a hard landing in Japan. Local media reported the Airbus A320 carrying 74 passengers and seven crew members went...
2015/04/10 12:17
2015/04/10 12:17
17d
The research analyzes the Global Media & Entertainment Industry in this research report. The report provides a forecast, growth opportunities, trends and challenges facing the global media and...
2015/04/09 22:38
2015/04/09 22:38
17d
Smartphones are nothing more than poison to intelligence, personality and creativity. Shinshu University President Kiyohito Yamasawa, telling 2,000 freshmen during his speech at their entrance...
Asahi Shimbun
MENTIONED
2015/04/08 14:52
2015/04/08 14:52
19d
The Apple Watch functions a lot like a small iPhone. Photo: AP I'm in a meeting with 14 people, in mid-sentence, when I feel a tap-tap-tap on my wrist. I stop talking, tilt my head, and whip my arm...
2015/04/01 22:38
2015/04/01 22:38
25d
Reflecting on the recommendation made in Europe by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), we will also consider the issue in an expedient manner. Transport Minister Akihiro Ota, saying that the...
2015/04/01 12:48
2015/04/01 12:48
26d
Many ordinary people kissed his feet for that. Welcome to human history and to the downside of human nature. At least New York’s Giuliani was curbed by state and federal leaders and an independent...
2015/04/01 12:29
2015/04/01 12:29
26d
One of Tokyo’s most prominent districts has taken a small, but potentially significant step to recognizing same-sex unions in Japan. The government of Shibuya ward, one of the capital’s most famous...
2015/03/31 22:38
2015/03/31 22:38
26d
I faced extreme bashing from Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga and other members of the prime minister’s office. Shigeaki Koga, who formerly worked at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and...
2015/03/31 02:55
2015/03/31 02:55
27d
Public opposition to reactor restarts, and the nuclear industry more generally, continues to exert some influence in Japan. Currently, all 48 of Japan's operable reactors are shutdown − and the six...
2015/03/30 22:38
2015/03/30 22:38
27d
It is an ironic result, given that the United States is Japan’s top ally. Tatsuo Yasuda, the editor in chief of the Japan Press Research Institute, commenting on the results of a poll that showed the...
2015/03/30 09:35
2015/03/30 09:35
28d
Samsung phone goes on sale for £3 – less than a pint It had to happen one day – but someone has brought out a mobile phone for less than the pint of a pint of beer. We’re still unsure which of the...
2015/03/29 15:49
2015/03/29 15:49
29d
TOKYO (MarketWatch) — At a head shop in Tokyo’s bustling Shibuya ward, its shelves strewn with Jamaican flag knick-knacks and bongs bearing marijuana motifs, a clerk swiftly shoots down an inquiry on...
2015/04/27 09:10
2015/04/27 09:10
Latest from Twitter