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Japan city aims to ban phone use while walking...

JAPAN   SMART PHONES LIFESTYLE It is a scene repeated the world over: pedestrians glued to their phones while walking, causing collisions and sometimes...

Tokyo Olympics postponed over coronavirus...

The dramatic step is the first time the Olympics has been postponed in peacetime and comes as a devastating blow to the city of Tokyo.

Postponing Olympics may be 'inevitable' -...

The comments from Shinzo Abe were his first acknowledgement that the 2020 Games may not open as scheduled.

Will the Olympic Games go ahead as planned?...

IOC is set for emergency talks as doubts grow over whether it remains feasible to hold the Games during the coronavirus emergency.

Tokyo governor says cancelling Olympics 'unthinkable'...

Doubts are increasingly being raised over whether the Olympics can be held as scheduled from July 24 to August 9.

Tokyo tourist sites 'nearly empty' as coronavirus...

Chinese tourists are kept away by new Japanese measures requesting everyone from China and South Korea self-quarantine for two weeks.

Virus forces Japan to cancel ceremony to...

More than 18,500 people were killed or left missing after the massive tsunami triggered by a 9.0-magnitude underwater quake on March 11, 2011.

IOC 'fully committed' to 2020 Games despite...

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called on organisers of large events to consider cancelling or delaying them.

Nissan denies reported plans to split with...

"The alliance is the source of Nissan's competitiveness," the firm said, adding that it will look to continue delivering "win-win results for all member...

Sport in 2019: Twelve big moments in pictures...

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge became the first person to complete a timed run over the marathon distance in under two hours.

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