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This Is What The Tokyo Olympic Games Looked Like In 1964

HuffPost Japan | Newsroom | Posted 10.01.2015 | World

Tokyo will host the Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games for the second time in 2020. The 1964 Tokyo Olympics, which took place only 19 years afte...

Japan Scraps Olympic Logo Over Plagiarism Allegation

AP | Jade Walker | Posted 09.02.2015 | Sports

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers on Tuesday decided to scrap the logo for the 2020 Games following another allegation its Japanese des...

Before 2020 Olympics, Here's How Tokyo Can Upgrade the Foreign Tourist Experience

Charli James | Posted 12.02.2014 | Travel
Charli James

Unlike host countries such as Brazil and Russia, Japan won't have to fight hard to curb crime and corruption ahead of the Games. But the 2020 Games will bring attention and international travelers to Tokyo in droves, and there are a few areas where Tokyo falls behind in foreign tourist friendliness.

India-Japan Ties: Investing in the future

Samarth Pathak | Posted 11.02.2014 | Politics
Samarth Pathak

The time is ripe to infuse energy into this historic relationship. Not only are both governments stable with visionary leadership but there is also a strong will among businesses and policymakers on both sides to build a mutually-beneficial partnership.

Japan Is Evicting This Man To Build An Olympic Stadium..

Reuters | Ruairidh Villar and Hyun Oh | Posted 11.18.2013 | World

By Ruairidh Villar and Hyun Oh TOKYO (Reuters) - Kohei Jinno fans out the black and white photos of his family posing proudly in front ...

Japanese PM Criticized For Fukushima Comments

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 11.14.2013 | World

TOKYO — Japan will once again be without atomic energy as its only operating nuclear reactor goes offline Sunday for refueling and maintenance, ...

What Winning Tokyo 2020 Olympics Means For Japan

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 11.08.2013 | World

TOKYO — A half-century after the 1964 Tokyo games heralded Japan's reemergence from destruction and defeat in World War II, the city's triumphan...

Japan's Hate Speech Problem: Part One

Nancy Snow | Posted 09.09.2013 | World
Nancy Snow

The image of Japan abroad will become more negative if these hate speech demonstrations are not reported more often in the Japanese press or taken up as a growing problem by Japanese politicians.