TOKYO Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) chief Tsunekazu Takeda, who is under investigation for suspected corruption, said on Tuesday he will step down when his term ends in June and resign from the International Olympic Committee. | Video
OKUMA, Japan Eight years after the Fukushima nuclear crisis, a fresh obstacle threatens to undermine the massive clean-up: 1 million tons of contaminated water must be stored, possibly for years, at the power plant. | Video
OKUMA, Japan, March 8 Eight years after the Fukushima nuclear
crisis, a fresh obstacle threatens to undermine the massive clean-up: 1 million
tons of contaminated water must be stored, possibly for years, at the power
TOKYO Carlos Ghosn's chief defence attorney Motonari Otsuru resigned and was replaced by a team that includes hotshot lawyer Junichiro Hironaka, in a change of strategy from the ousted Nissan Motor chairman three months after his arrest. | Video
TOKYO Nissan ex-Chairman Carlos Ghosn has requested his release on bail after being indicted in Tokyo on Friday on two new charges, his lawyers said, as the once-feted auto executive awaits a lengthy criminal trial that could be as long as six months away. | Video
TOKYO Ousted Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn declared his innocence in his first public appearance since his November arrest, telling a Tokyo court on Tuesday that he had been wrongly accused of financial misconduct. | Video
Tokio Der in Japan verhaftete Ex-Verwaltungsratschef des Renault-Partners Nissan, Carlos Ghosn, hat bei der ersten Anhörung vor Gericht alle ihm vorgeworfenen Finanzverstöße abgestritten.
TOKYO, Jan 8 Nissan Motor Co's ousted
Chairman Carlos Ghosn is set to appear in a Tokyo court on
Tuesday, in his first public appearance since his arrest in
November on allegations of financial misconduct.
TOKYO Japan will resume commercial whaling from July in its waters and exclusive economic zone while ending its controversial hunts in the Antarctic, it said on Wednesday, as it announced its withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission (IWC). | Video