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'Fear' and 'favor' chill newsroom at storied Japanese paper

Jan 25 2019

TOKYO Early in December, dozens of journalists and editors from the Japan Times gathered for an emergency meeting in a glass-walled conference room in their brand-new 14th floor office.

INSIGHT-Fear and favour chill newsroom at storied Japanese paper

Jan 24 2019

TOKYO, Jan 25 Early in December, dozens of journalists and editors from the Japan Times gathered for an emergency meeting in a glass-walled conference room in their brand-new 14th floor office.

In a Tokyo neighborhood's last sushi restaurant, a sense of loss

Dec 21 2018

(This December 21 story was refiled to remove extraneous indefinite article in paragraph 28) | Video

Climate change creates mutant fugu, a deadly Japanese delicacy

Dec 10 2018

SHIMONOSEKI, JAPAN The road, hemmed in on one side by empty warehouses and the other by a concrete seawall, ends abruptly in a desolate parking lot. Men step out of their cars and into the darkness, then slip behind the sliding doors of a warehouse. Inside, they huddle under floodlights and wait. A clock on the wall ticks to ten past three in the morning. | Video

4,8 Quadratmeter - Carlos Ghosns neue Heimat

Nov 23 2018

Tokio Das Leben von Carlos Ghosn war in den vergangenen Jahren eine einzige Reise um die Welt.

RPT-Austere Japan detention quarters contrast with Ghosn's globe-trotting lifestyle

Nov 22 2018

TOKYO, Nov 22 Japanese prosecutors have confirmed that Nissan's arrested chairman, Carlos Ghosn, is being held in the spartan Tokyo Detention Center, its many rules and restrictions making for a stark contrast with his comfortable, globe-trotting lifestyle.

Austere Japan detention quarters contrast with Ghosn's globe-trotting lifestyle

Nov 22 2018

TOKYO Japanese prosecutors have confirmed that Nissan's arrested chairman, Carlos Ghosn, is being held in the spartan Tokyo Detention Center, its many rules and restrictions making for a stark contrast with his comfortable, globe-trotting lifestyle.

Austere Japan detention quarters contrast with Ghosn's globe-trotting lifestyle

Nov 22 2018

TOKYO Japanese prosecutors have confirmed that Nissan's arrested chairman, Carlos Ghosn, is being held in the spartan Tokyo Detention Center, its many rules and restrictions making for a stark contrast with his comfortable, globe-trotting lifestyle.

Ocean Shock: In land of sushi, squid moves out of reach

Nov 08 2018

HAKODATE, Japan Takashi Odajima picked up a cracked and faded photograph and dusted it off with his sleeve. He smiled a little sadly at the image from long ago, back when he was a baby boy. | Video

Treading carefully, Japan's nuclear industry makes a comeback

Nov 01 2018

IKATA, Japan On a side street near a darkened shopping arcade full of abandoned storefronts in southwestern Japan, the Sushi Ko restaurant is unusually busy on a weekday.

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