Archive for April, 2011

Sports

All Japan Judo Championships

All Japan Judo Championships

Keiji Suzuki and Ryu Shichinohe compete during the All Japan Judo Championships Final at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo, Japan, April 29th, 2011. (Photo by Yusuke Nakanishi/AFLO SPORT)

2011 Earthquake & Tsunami, News

Dalai Lama Offers Prayers for Tohoku Victims

Dalai Lama Offers Prayers for Tohoku Victims

Dalai Lama offers a prayer for victims on the customary 49th day of those died in the March 11 earthquake and tsunami during a public prayer service at a Buddhist […]

News

iPad 2 Debut in Tokyo

iPad 2 Debut in Tokyo

On April 28, some 400 people queued up in front of the Apple Store in Ginza as the long awaited iPad 2 goes on sale in Japan. The tablet computer […]

News

Press Conference of Japan’s Nuclear Crisis

Press Conference of Japan’s Nuclear Crisis

Goshi Hosono, a special adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, speaks during a news conference at Tokyo Foreign Correspondent Club of Japan on Wednesday, April 27, 2011. Hosono now […]

Gymnastics, Sports

65th All Japan Gymnastics Championship Individual All-Around

65th All Japan Gymnastics Championship Individual All-Around

Kazuhito Tanaka (JPN) performs at the 65th All Japan Gymnastics Championship Individual All-Around during the men’s individuals at 1st Yoyogi Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan, April 24, 2011. (Photo by Jun Tsukida/AFLO […]