Fresh off his escape to Beirut, the former CEO was finally free to hit back against those he said conspired to put him in prison for life in a Japanese system rigged against him.
Even before the former head of Renault and Nissan slipped out of Japan, he was talking to a producer about a movie deal.
Shiori Ito allegedly was raped by the prime minister's biographer; the prosecutors dropped the ball, but in civil court the outcome was different.
The president has long thought Tokyo and Seoul should do without U.S. troops and bases, and maybe get their own nukes. Now he’s squeezing them in that direction.
Hiyori Kon, the subject of the new Netflix documentary short “Little Miss Sumo,” is fighting for gender equality. Literally.
The latest from Japanese auteur Takashi Miike is this ultraviolent Yakuza saga with a twist.
Read this fascinating story about how Japanese drinkers saved the classic whiskey concoction, the Highball.