Articles by: Nippon News

News, Politics, Society

Demonstrators oppose the relocation of a U.S. Airbase in Okinawa

Demonstrators oppose the relocation of a U.S. Airbase in Okinawa

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) May 17, 2015, Okinawa, Japan – Demonstrators take part in a rally during the prefectural meeting to oppose the U.S. […]

News, Society

Tokyo Rainbow Pride 2015

Tokyo Rainbow Pride 2015

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Colorfully dressed participants join the Rainbow Pride parade in Shibuya, Tokyo on Sunday April 27, 2015. An estimated 3000 people […]

Entertainment

Gold Darth Vader Mask in Tokyo

Gold Darth Vader Mask in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) A gold plated Darth Vader mask on display at the Ginza Tanaka jewelry store on April 22, 2015, Tokyo, Japan. […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Yabusame Shinto Ritual at Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine

Yabusame Shinto Ritual at Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Archers wearing traditional Japanese costume participate in an horseback archery event aiming at Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine in Kamakura on April […]

Bizarre, News, Robots, Technology

Robot receptionist in Tokyo department store

Robot receptionist in Tokyo department store

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Clad in traditional kimono, Aiko Chihara makes her debut at the information desk of Tokyo’s upscale Mitsukoshi department store on […]