Shinzo Abe, former Japanese PM, dies after being shot during election speech

Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan's longest-serving leader, died on Friday after being shot while campaigning…

Japan: Red alert for Fukushima nuclear plant after earthquake

A series of earthquakes off the coast of Japan on Wednesday triggered a tsunami advisory for Miyagi and…

COVID-19: Tokyo Olympics fans to need vaccination or virus test

Tokyo Olympics fans may have to be vaccinated or test negative before being allowed into venues,…

Japan approves first COVID-19 vaccine with Olympics in sight

Japan approved its first COVID-19 vaccine, clearing the way for mass inoculations as the nation prepares…