by Andrew Breiner Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 7, 2014
Typhoon Neoguri reached sustained winds of over 150 miles per hour Sunday, making it a 'super typhoon,' as it continued to gain force.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 1, 2014
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government on Tuesday announced a huge shift in how the country views the use of force.
by Abigail Bessler Posted on June 19, 2014 Updated: June 20, 2014
Shiomura continued her speech, despite being reduced to tears.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on May 7, 2014
If as many Japanese women were employed as men, its economy would see a huge benefit.
by Jeff Spross Posted on April 14, 2014
Coal and natural gas use have risen in response to a plunge in nuclear generation after the Fukushima disaster. And Japan's new energy plan shows no desire to reverse that trend.
by Hayes Brown Posted on March 31, 2014 Updated: March 31, 2014
In a ruling four years in the making, an international court has declared Japan's annual "scientific" hunts for whale illegal.
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 13, 2014
“It’s a bit like saying we know we are exposing you to something that could be life-threatening. We’re going to admit it and compensate you for it.”
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 4, 2014 Updated: March 4, 2014
The term environmental refugee has taken on a new meaning in China.
by Bryce Covert Posted on February 24, 2014
Honda has broken a 66-year tradition of only appointing men to its board.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on February 7, 2014 Updated: February 7, 2014
Asia is not about to replay World War I.