From eyebrow-raising antics to dumb crimes, here are five news stories showcasing foreigners' absurd and embarrassing moments in Japan.
Revisit the late composer's best-known works and discover what made him so beloved in his native country.
Why are eggs so cheap in Japan? What is causing the price surge? Is bird flu really at fault?
What does Japan's state of emergency mean?
Like the temporary nature of the cherry blossom season, this too shall pass.
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has announced he's stepping down. Why, what does this mean, and who's up for the job?
Over 3,000 people marched in Tokyo for Black Lives Matter. Here are the voices of organizers and protesters.
Foreign residents of Japan have been left stranded overseas for months as the country closed its borders over COVID-19.
We're not buying that ridiculous 'apology' either.
The global movement has reached Japan.
You’ll have to take the climb off your bucket list this year, but don’t worry, you can be better prepared for next year.