My Favorite News (June 5, 2017)


Zero fighter

CHIBA--More than 70 years after the end of World War II, a wartime Zero fighter plane once again soa

luxury train

Trade in your commuter rail tickets for a ride in on East Japan Railway Company's Train Suite Shiki-Shima.


There are so many awesome things to do and see outside of Kyoto City. I've selected 50 great day trips from Kyoto to choose from.

Doraemon exhibition

Takashi Murakami and other leading Japanese modern artists will present their works themed on Doraem

Mario Kartmay become a reality

Hidden Spots in Shibuya

We asked real-life school girls from Japanese universities to tell us their favorite useful spots in the Shibuya area. The places introduced below range from th...


Princess Mako

THIMPHU, Bhutan--Princess Mako, on a visit to the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, experienced the count

Japanese cellist

Table tennis

The shoe for dementia patients

A Tokyo company is hoping its special shoes with an embedded tracker are the perfect fit for familie

to Get Women Hired in Japan

A lot more needs to be done, says Monika Queisser, who serves as senior counselor for gender issues to the OECD secretary-general.