Articles by: Nippon News

Other Sports, Sports

World Surf League – Shonan Open

World Surf League – Shonan Open

Action from the WSL Qualifying Series Shonan Open in Japan on July 15th, 2015. All pictures by our own sports photographer Kenjiro Matsuo. Mitchell Parkinson (AUS) I Made Rondi (IDN) […]

News, Politics

Japanese Parliament Paves Way for Collective Self-Defense

Japanese Parliament Paves Way for Collective Self-Defense

Opposition lawmakers holding protest signs try to obstruct proceedings during a vote on government-sponsored security related bills in a Diet lower house special committee debate on national security in Tokyo […]

Bizarre, Robots, Technology

Robot working in Tokyo store

Robot working in Tokyo store

The humanoid robot Pepper debuted as a new member of staff at the “Tottori Okayama Shimbashi-kan” store on July 1, 2015, Tokyo, Japan. The robot developed by SoftBank Corp. is […]

News, Politics

Japanese Protest Against Proposed Changes to Constitution

Japanese Protest Against Proposed Changes to Constitution

Japanese gather outside parliament to protest against suggested changes to the constitution on June 24, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan. As Japanese parliament debates changing the interpretation of Article 9 of […]

Sports, Women's Soccer

Nadeshiko Japan through to World Cup Last 8

Nadeshiko Japan through to World Cup Last 8

Japan women’s soccer team qualified for the FIFA World Cup Canada 2015 quarter finals by beating Holland 2-1 on Tuesday evening in Vancouver. Saori Ariyoshi hit home a loose ball […]