Watch: How this Japanese woman is getting Mumbai's slum kids to school!

A Japanese woman, Yuri Nishimura paid her visit to the slums of Mumbai and began educating the poor kid living in there. Yuri's technique of teaching is quite different where she merges music and dance into the normal and usual education system.

Japan woman beats husband to death over affairs 36 years ago: Media

A Japanese woman, who beat her husband to death over his love affairs 36 years ago, has avoided jail time, according to local newspaper Asahi Shimbun.

Misao Okawa of Japan, world's oldest person dies at age 117

Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman recognised as the world`s oldest person who credited her longevity to "eating delicious things" and getting plenty of rest, died at the age of 117 on Wednesday, Japanese media reported.

Japanese woman rape: Tourism minister terms it 'national shame', dent on India's image

Union Minister of Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma on Sunday termed the alleged gang-rape and extortion case of a 23-year-old Japanese tourist in Bihar's Gaya district as a 'national shame'.

60-yr-old held for molesting Japanese woman in flight

A 60-year-old man was arrested here on the charge of molesting a Japanese woman mid-air in a Bangkok-Kolkata Thai Airways flight, airport sources said on Friday.

73-year-old Japanese becomes oldest woman to scale Everest

A 73-year-old Japanese has made history by becoming the oldest woman to scale the world`s highest mountain, Mount Everest, topping a record.

Three get life term for raping Japanese woman

Three persons were on Monday sentenced to life imprisonment by a court here for raping a 25-year-old Japanese tourist, in a trial that lasted less than a month.