Hagibis is wreaking havoc on mainland Japan and is expected to bring with it the heaviest rain and winds in sixty years. More than a million people have been advised to evacuate.
A tornado ripped through Chiba Prefecture — south-east of the capital Tokyo — on Saturday, as Japan continued to brace itself for the arrival of a powerful typhoon that is forecast to be the worst in six decades.
The tropical cyclone was expected to make landfall late Saturday on the main island of Honshu.
Of the three matches scheduled to take place on Saturday, only one — Ireland vs Samoa — will go on as planned while England's match against France and the clash between New Zealand and Italy have been cancelled.
Hiroshi Moriyama has become a hit at the Rugby World Cup as he embarks on a mission to paint the jerseys of participating teams on his torso
Yellowtail is one of Japan's favourite fish.and to meet the demand, researchers have developed a pioneering technology to produce it, whilst preserving the oceans.
"Buri" is one Chef Thierry Voisin’s signature dishes, made from Yellowtail fish and is perfect to impress your dinner guests.
In Japanese, its name means chopped fish. But the Surimi that has been produced in Japan for a millennium is nothing like the industrial sticks sold in Europe.
The French Michelin-starred chef of the "Les Saisons" restaurant of the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo has created a French/Japanese fusion dish around kamaboko, the finest of Japanese surimi.
Novak Djokovic interrupted his preparation in the ATP's Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships to take on sumo wrestlers
Japan Airlines' decision has proved a social media sensation.
Konjac has been grown in Japan for centuries. Historically, the plant was appreciated for its healing qualities. It is now cooked in many forms and popular among westerners keen to keep an eye on their physique and health.
Thierry Voisin is the French Michelin-starred chef of the Les Saisons restaurant in Tokyo. He has created a dish based on konjac, a healthy root-vegetable that is very popular in Japan. Why not try this land and sea combination at home and become a true chef?
Four minutes of first-half brilliance led an otherwise unconvincing New Zealand to a 23-13 victory over South Africa in a clash between two World Cup favourites on Saturday that never quite lived up to its billing.
Japan was first country to turn on the signal, with Berlin, Paris and London set to follow.
A volcano in southern Japan erupted on Friday (September 20) morning, sending plumes of ash and gas over 2,500 metres into the air.
20 nations from 6 continents will compete over six weeks for the Webb Ellis Cup.
Miso is one of the most important ingredients in Japanese cuisine and forms the basis of almost every meal
Thierry Voisin is the French Michelin-starred chef of the Les Saisons restaurant in Tokyo. He has created a dish based on miso - a fermented, soy paste fundamental to Japanese cuisine
Thousands of people in Yamagata City in northern Japan have been getting an early taste of autumn. An organizer prepared a giant pot of a local speciality stew called "imoni".
Japan’s iconic drink, sake, is still little known outside the country. But that could be about to change.
In this exclusive video we show you each step in the sake production process
A commuter train and a truck loaded with boxes of citrus collided at a rail crossing near Tokyo on Thursday, killing one and injuring at least 30 people, Japanese authorities said.
In the absence of Teddy Riner in the heaviest men's category, the 100kg Olympic Champion Krpalek was on top form, holding down Korea's Kim Minjong for ippon in his semi-final.
The gold medal match in the -100kg category was between the 2018 world bronze medallist Niyaz Ilyasov and world tour veteran Jorge Fonseca with Fonseca coming out on top.
Van T End channels Dutch judo history on Day 5 of World Championships