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Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season with wrist injury

Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season with wrist injury

The 27-year-old world number nine becomes the latest of a clutch of high-ranked players to take time out from the sport due to injury.

Indonesia Open: Sensational Kidambi Srikanth thrashes Kazumasa Sakai to capture 2nd Super Series Premier title

Indonesia Open: Sensational Kidambi Srikanth thrashes Kazumasa Sakai to capture 2nd Super Series Premier title

Last month, he lost in the final of Singapore Open to compatriot B Sai Praneeth. This was his fourth Super Series final. He had previously won the 2014 China Open and 2015 India Open.

Japan high court rules nuclear reactors can restart

A Japanese appeals court today ruled that a pair of nuclear reactors halted by a lower court order can be restarted, in a victory for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's energy policy.

Japan`s Ippei Watanabe sets breaststroke world record in swimming

Japan`s Ippei Watanabe sets breaststroke world record in swimming

Watanabe clocked a time of 2:06.67 at the Kosuke Kitajima Cup in Tokyo, eclipsing the previous best set by countryman Akihiro Yamaguchi.

Japan knife attacker grins before cameras

A Japanese man who admitted to murdering 19 people at a centre for the mentally disabled grinned to news cameras on Wednesday before being questioned over the country's worst killing spree in decades.

Dhaka attack: Sole Japanese survivor hid in cafe's garden

A Japanese who survived the deadly terror attack on an upscale cafe in Dhaka says he hid in the bushes of the cafe`s lawn.

Miami Open: Kei Nishikori survives five match points to beat Gael Monfils; enters semis

Miami Open: Kei Nishikori survives five match points to beat Gael Monfils; enters semis

Nishikori lost the first set 4-6, then fought back to win the 2 hour 32 minute long grueling match under Miami sun thanks to a third set tie-breaker.

Eat like Japanese to live longer

The research by Kayo Kurotani at the National Centre for Global Health and Medicine in Tokyo suggest that balanced consumption of grains, vegetables, fruits and adequate intake of fish and meat, can contribute to longevity in the Japanese population.

Japanese student spotted cleaning garbage in Delhi

Yumi, a Japanese student, who came to Delhi to learn Hindi, was spotted cleaning garbage in the country's capital. This girl was was also accompanied by her friends as they cleaned the garbage off of public places.

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's 105-year-old "Golden Bolt" sets sprint record, misses personal best

Japanese centenarian Hidekichi Miyazaki set a fresh record as the world`s oldest competitive sprinter this week, one day after turning 105, but said he was disappointed at falling short of his own personal best.