The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN News Desk) - The Group of Seven nations are expected to issue a harsher statement on North Korea at a two-day summit in Italy. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) -  At his sixth G-7 summit meeting, Japan PM Shinzo Abe plans to emphasise that the North Korea issue is becoming more serious and that it is necessary to ratchet up pressure on Pyongyang.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN)—Nagasaki city officials carefully turn the pages of 175 books listing the names of the atomic bomb victims to air out the books and check their condition on Thursday. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Tatsuya Enomoto, a former goalkeeper for FC Tokyo in the J.League’s first division, has been selected to play on Japan’s blind soccer team. It is hoped that having an experienced former J.League player on the team will give the national squad a leg up in the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The crisis that Toshiba Corp. is facing continues to grow more serious. The company must avoid the situation becoming further immersed in a quagmire and secure a path toward reconstruction.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) — Atrocious criminal acts by international terrorist groups cannot be prevented without mutual investigative assistance with other countries.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - A broad agreement on how to split the costs for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics has been reached, Olympics minister Tamayo Marukawa said Wednesday.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Countries favored by young Japanese as destinations to study abroad are changing, partly because of frequent terrorist attacks in Europe and the U.S. government’s shift in immigration policies.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Countries favoured by young Japanese as destinations to study abroad are changing, partly because of frequent terrorist attacks in Europe and the U.S. government’s shift in immigration policies.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) — The Japanese government plans to open certain radio wave frequency bands — currently allocated to police, fire management and other government entities, but little used — to companies from as early as fiscal 2018, sources said.