""The acceptance of cannabis as a normal product is moving in the right direction.""Tony Calamita
Co-founder, Love Hemp
"The first time is like your first love, you'll never forget it!"Ettore Scardecchia
Head of Product Engineering, Avio
""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
Some 28 cases of North Korean boats found drifting off Japan or grounded last month raise suspicions about possible infiltration by spies
Elementary school students will vote to select the winning pair of mascots for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic games.
The second and final day of the Tokyo Grand Slam saw Mongolia’s Otgonbaatar Lkhagvasuren become our man of the day.
Before the action got underway,the Judo World reflected on the tragic loss of two family members.
He will become the first Japanese emperor to abdicate in more than 200 years, having expressed fears that old age and failing health might make it hard for him to fulfil his duties
The Pentagon said it had detected a "probable" missile launch and that it was in the process of assessing it.
A US Navy transport plane carrying 11 people crashed in waters southeast of Japan’s Okinawa island as it flew to the aircraft carrier the USS Ronald
The fireball which lit up Japanese night skies was probably a fragment of an asteroid that burnt up on contact with the Earth's atmosphere
US military imposes alcohol ban on troops stationed in Japan
Company says will hire more skilled quality control inspectors and review internal structures.
Japan has proved that population aging doesn’t need to rule out economic growth for countries that resist immigration, argues Daniel Gros
"You've built one of the world's most powerful economies. I don't know if it's as good as ours. I think not," Trump said to the Japanese people
A court in Kyoto has convicted a 70-year-old Japanese woman of a series of killings of elderly men by poisoning
The machine was scattering sweets as part of a robotics showcase when it crashed into the crowd
The US president's visit to Asia is the longest tour by an American leader in a quarter of a century
Cook and van Riel take home gold in the 2017 ITU Trithlon World Cup
Donald Trump has arrived in Tokyo for his tour of Asia and issued a warning to nations which underestimate the US.
As Donald Trump's 12-day tour of Asian nations begins, the US President remains a mostly unknown quantity for America's friends in the Pacific.
U.S. President Donald Trump has arrived in Tokyo as part of the longest trip to Asia by an American president in more than a quarter of a century.
Shinzo Abe easily wins the race to be Japan's prime minister with 312 votes in the 465-seat lower house.