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Japanese girl, three, starves to death after her mother left her alone for eight days so she could visit her boyfriend 600 miles away Saki Kakehashi, 24, from Tokyo, told police she thought ‘it...

Japanese engineers plan to blast space junk out of orbit with a laser-pulsing satellite inspired by a dermatology technique for removing skin blemishes Japanese satellite firm JSAT has announced a new...

‘Super-grippy’ sole developed using a Japanese paper-cutting technique known as kirigami could make shoes better suited to walking on ice Kirigami is an origami-like paper art which uses cutting...

No screaming, no high-fives and haunted house ghosts will scare victims from a safe distance: Japanese funfairs release rules for the coronavirus era Japanese funfair operators have released guidelines...

Japanese researchers unveil an INFLATABLE e-bike that weighs 12 pounds and can be folded so it fits inside a backpack A team from the University of Tokyo developed a new twist on the electric bike Nicknamed...

How Japanese honeybees defend themselves from ‘murder hornets’ by surrounding them and vibrating their bodies to 116 degrees to COOK them to death Asian hornets are invading honeybee haves...

Japanese island is hit by a second wave of coronavirus after ending a three-week lockdown when new cases before they soared to 135 cases in a week The northern region of Hokkaido lifted its lockdown measures...

Japanese manufacturers offered more than £1billion by Tokyo to shift production back to the country from China  The move comes ahead of a celebration of warmer ties between the two nations  A Japanese...

A UNIVERSITY in Japan has let their students graduate by using robots with tablet faces in a virtual ceremony to stick to social distancing guidelines during the coronavirus pandemic. The robots were donned...

Japanese government simulates what would happen if Mount Fuji erupted again, predicting Tokyo would be covered beneath 17.3BILLION cubic feet of volcanic ash The Japanese government simulated the potential...

The bizarre competition in Japan that sees exquisite mini gardens built on the back of TRUCKS The annual  Kei Truck Garden Contest sees landscaping taken to the next level Competition entrants only have...

Fishy business: The Japanese city that reels in tourists thanks to beautiful koi carp swimming in the DRAINS Koi carp were introduced into the town of Shimabara, near Nagasaki, in 1978 The fish swim through...

Japanese store resorts to CURSING its toilet paper in a bid to stop thieves from stealing it amid coronavirus panic Shop in Niigata Prefecture on Honshu Island took matters into its own hands Thieves...

Japanese knotweed could be more effective than antibiotics at tackling the growing problem of Lyme disease Scientists found that antibiotics over two to four weeks are not always effective Around 10...

Japanese firm unveils the official torch for 2020 Olympics, which can keep its flame alive in heavy rain, 38mph winds, and was made with recycled aluminum from shelters used after the 2011 Fukushima disaster Shinfuji...

Japanese billionaire CANCELS public search for a girlfriend to fly into SPACE with him after 27,722 women applied, saying he felt ‘remorseful’ they had used up ‘their precious time’ Yusaku...