A prototype quantum computer developed by Japanese researchers will be freely available over the internet starting from November 27th. The machine can calculate 100 times faster than a conventional supercomputer.
Mongolian grand champion Harumafuji reportedly told police on Friday that he hit a lower-ranked fellow wrestler during a drunken brawl last month. Sources say he struck the junior wrestler in the head with his bare hands, not with a beer bottle.
A Japanese national research institute said on Monday that a geological period from 126,000 to 770,000 years ago will soon be called “Chibanian.” The name is based on a stratum discovered in Chiba Prefecture.
女子高生が頭髪の黒染めを強要したとして大阪府に訴訟 【High school girl sues Osaka Prefecture for forcing her to dye hair black】
An 18-year-old girl sued Osaka Prefecture in September after her public high school repeatedly forced her to dye her naturally brown hair black to follow its rule. The school also has a policy banning hair coloring.
Kyoto District Court on Tuesday sentenced a 70-year-old woman to death for the murders of her husband and two other elderly men. She has been dubbed as the Black Widow for tricking the victims into drinking cyanide and pocketing
US President Donald Trump arrived in Tokyo on Sunday for the first leg of his 12-day Asian trip. After delivering a speech at Yokota Air Base in western Tokyo, he enjoyed playing golf with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Tokyo police arrested a 27-year-old man on Tuesday after finding dismembered bodies of nine people in his apartment near Tokyo. They searched the place in connection with the disappearance of a young woman who tweeted that she wants to commit a suicide as a group.
The Houston Astros first baseman from Cuba will serve a five-game suspension in 2018 for making a racist gesture toward the Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish during Friday’s World Series game. After hitting a home run, he appeared to slant his eyes and say a word in Spanish to mock Asian people.
In Sunday’s Lower House election, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party and its coalition partner Komeito won a two-thirds majority, which would allow them to push for a revision of the pacifist Constitution.
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