# tokyo - Friday 2 November, 2018
Health officials in Japan are calling for the race to start at 5.30am instead of 7am to avoid potential deaths due to soaring temperatures.
# tokyo - Saturday 22 September, 2018
With 10 teams competing in today’s event, a top-six finish would have been enough.
# tokyo - Thursday 20 September, 2018
Tattoos have long been associated with the Yakuza crime syndicates in Japan.
# tokyo - Thursday 2 August, 2018
The university began lowering test scores of female applicants when results showed an increasing number of women winning places.
# tokyo - Saturday 2 June, 2018
The suspect is likely to also later face a murder charge.
# tokyo - Tuesday 6 February, 2018
Stocks suffered one of their worst days ever yesterday.
# tokyo - Saturday 3 February, 2018
A coffee will cost you about €2.50.
# tokyo - Saturday 16 December, 2017
The service allows a pregnant woman to send a message when she wants a seat.
# tokyo - Friday 8 December, 2017
It is understood that the fight erupted due to a family vendetta.
# tokyo - Wednesday 1 November, 2017
An arrested man has confessed to the killings, according to reports.
# tokyo - Tuesday 31 October, 2017
Police originally found two heads inside a cool box at the entrance to the apartment.
# tokyo - Friday 6 October, 2017
A government inquest a year after her death ruled that it was linked to excessive overtime.
# tokyo - Saturday 15 July, 2017
Mark Karpeles, former CEO of collapsed Bitcoin exchange MtGox, went on trial this week over the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency.
# tokyo - Wednesday 12 July, 2017
The 23-year-old is already one of the most decorated Irish amateur athletes of all time.
# tokyo - Saturday 24 June, 2017
It was far from the free-running rugby of the opening two Tests, but Ireland’s willingness to work was exemplified by their totemic lock.
# tokyo - Saturday 6 May, 2017
A trip on the Shiki-Shima will set you back over €7,000.
# tokyo - Monday 27 February, 2017
It is hoped that a new baby panda would attract tourists to the Tokyo zoo.
# tokyo - Sunday 22 January, 2017
Tokyo District Court ruled that the clairvoyant brainwashed the woman into believing she owed her money.
# tokyo - Thursday 5 January, 2017
The self-styled ‘Tuna King’ Kiyoshi Kimura admits the price was a bit expensive.
# tokyo - Monday 7 November, 2016
The organiser of the event and the university apologised for the loss of life.
# tokyo - Saturday 10 September, 2016
Before the changes came into effect last year, it was the only Group of Seven nation in which the possession of sexualised images or videos of people under 18 remained legal.
# tokyo - Tuesday 26 July, 2016
An ex-employee of the facility is said to be behind the attack.
# tokyo - Sunday 22 May, 2016
Police arrested a man on the spot and seized a blood-covered knife.
# tokyo - Thursday 17 March, 2016
He has asked his government in Japan to help secure his release from an al-Qaeda linked rebel group.
# tokyo - Tuesday 16 February, 2016
Police are investigating whether the death was criminal or accidental.
# tokyo - Sunday 11 October, 2015
Not many of them are biting, though.
# tokyo - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
The logo bears certain similarities to a design for a Belgian theatre company. It’s been quite the controversy in Japan.
# tokyo - Thursday 13 August, 2015
The gruesome alleged attack took place in Tokyo this morning.
# tokyo - Sunday 26 July, 2015
Police are investigating the cause of the crash.
# tokyo - Sunday 25 January, 2015
A video featuring the second hostage calls for the release of Sajida al-Rishawi, sentenced to death in Jordan.
# tokyo - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
Passengers can be heard screaming and praying.
# tokyo - Saturday 11 October, 2014
Regular 12-hour days followed by compulsory corporate boozing with clients: meet the
# tokyo - Monday 22 September, 2014
# tokyo - Monday 21 July, 2014
# tokyo - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Japan has notoriously tough obscenity laws, but supporters of the artist say it’s an attack on free expression.
# tokyo - Monday 31 March, 2014
Japanese Fisheries Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi last year vowed Japan would never stop whaling.
# tokyo - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
Just blending in with the locals.
# tokyo - Sunday 9 February, 2014
Most of the deaths involved road crashes and many of the injuries were caused by falls on the ice.
# tokyo - Sunday 1 December, 2013
Enda Kenny will hold talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe along with a round of business meetings in Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka.
# tokyo - Thursday 21 November, 2013
The tiny islet has come into the world with quite a bang…