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Kawasaki Frontale advance to ACL knockout phase

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Kawasaki Frontale became the first J.League club to reach the knockout phase of the Asian Champions League with a 3-1 victory over Ulsan Hyundai in ...
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Manchester United axes manager Moyes

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
David Moyes was fired as Manchester United manager on Tuesday, paying the price for the club’s spectacular and sudden decline in his 10 months in ...
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Liverpool turns focus to Chelsea showdown

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Brendan Rodgers is confident his Liverpool players possess the necessary ingredients to get the better of title rival Chelsea when the two teams meet at ...
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Abe-Obama deal on TPP unlikely

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Japan and the U.S. aren't expected to announce a broad bilateral accord for a Pacific trade pact when their leaders meet in Tokyo, as they ...
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Lost codes spark Haneda scramble

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Airport authorities launcd a frantic scramble to change security pass codes a day before U.S. President Barack Obama arrives, after an airline employee dropped a ...
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H.I.S. eyes island off theme park for casino

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
H.I.S. Co.'s Dutch-themed Huis Ten Bosch amusement park along the Nagasaki coast is considering buying a deserted offshore island in an expansion to boost its ...
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Troubled history stretching back decades fueling Japan-China tensions

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
South Korea and China criticize a visit by nearly 150 Japanese lawmakers to the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine, saying it represents the country's lack of remorse ...
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TPP talks still on track: top Republican

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor on Tuesday said negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact are still on track despite staunch opposition from both ...
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149 lawmakers visit Yasukuni

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
A total of 147 lawmakers, as well as two Cabinet ministers, visited the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine on Tuesday morning, in a move that could be ...
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North Korea nuclear test may be in offing, Seoul says

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
North Korea could well be preparing to carry out a fourth nuclear test, South Korea said Tuesday, citing increased activity at its main test site ...
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Software maker’s glasses-type info device is one of world’s lightest

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Software maker Westunitis Co. said Monday it will launch one of the world’s lightest glasses-type information devices in July. Wearers of the “inforod,” which weighs ...
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Don’t look now: Glasses’ digital eyes show your emotions for you

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Can’t be bothered to show anyone what you’re thinking? Then a Japanese scientist has the answer — a pair of digital eyes that can express ...
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Bravery of ferry crew unnoticed in S. Korea

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
As the ferry sank, some crew members gave their life jackets to passengers. One refused to leave until she shepherded students off the ship, and ...
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Japanese marathoners join hands in Boston

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Many Japanese were among the thousands of runners who crossed the 118th Boston Marathon finish line amid tightened security Monday, a year after the bombings ...
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Yanagita leads Hawks to comeback victory over Fighters

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Yuki Yanagita started a triple play and plated the tying run as the Pacific League-leading Fukuoka Softbank Hawks came from behind to beat the Hokkaido ...
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Pens bounce back in style

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
The Pittsburgh Penguins also have another P-word going for them: patience. Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Jussi Jokinen scored in a span of 2:13 of ...
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Griffin, Clippers crush Warriors to even series

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
After getting knocked down in their playoff opener, Blake Griffin and the Clippers answered with a dominant performance in shutting down the Warriors as soon ...
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Darvish struggles against A’s

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
Yu Darvish finally got some run support, but failed to earn the win on Monday, when the Texas Rangers came from behind to beat the ...
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American Keflezighi victorious in Boston Marathon

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
“The Star-Spangled Banner” played over Boylston Street in honor of an American winner of the Boston Marathon. One year after a bombing there killed three ...
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Japan’s freshest ready meals can be found in the basement

japantimes - 4 hours 13 min ago
If there’s one thing all Japanese guidebooks, concierges and expats can agree on, it’s that tourists from overseas should make an effort, at some point ...
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