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Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept Packs Plenty Of Star Power Thanks Its To Observatory-Class Telescope

Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept Packs Plenty Of Star Power Thanks Its To Observatory-Class Telescope

Nissan has unveiled the Navara Dark Sky concept at the Hannover Motor Show.

Nissan Navara N-Guard Touches Down In Hannover Wearing AT32 Conversion Kit

Nissan Navara N-Guard Touches Down In Hannover Wearing AT32 Conversion Kit

Following its unveiling at the end of last month, Nissan’s new Navara N-Guard model has now made its first public appearance at the 2018 Hannover Motor Show, alongside the Dark Sky Concept.

New Suzuki Jimny Disappoints During EuroNCAP Tests

New Suzuki Jimny Disappoints During EuroNCAP Tests

The 2018 Suzuki Jimny only managed to secure a 3-star EuroNCAP rating during recent safety tests, which is a very disappointing result for a brand new car.

Honda CR-V Hybrid Coming To Europe In Early 2019 With 184 PS

Honda CR-V Hybrid Coming To Europe In Early 2019 With 184 PS

Following the launch of the all-new Honda CR-V in Europe this summer with a 1.5-liter turbocharged gasoline engine, it is time for the compact crossover to add a second powertrain.

New-Age 2019 Toyota Supra Prototype Impresses In First Review

New-Age 2019 Toyota Supra Prototype Impresses In First Review

Toyota has perhaps never been under more pressure to deliver a thrilling sports car than it is now. From the moment an all-new Supra was announced, the world has been eagerly waiting for the vehicle's arrival and remaining hopeful that it will live up to its iconic predecessor.

2019 Nissan Titan Will Rock You With Fender Premium Sound System

2019 Nissan Titan Will Rock You With Fender Premium Sound System

Fender is a company best known for its professional guitars and amplifiers. Now, courtesy of Panasonic, it will enter the automotive realm with premium sound system for the 2019 Nissan Titan.

Xperia XZ3 hits pre-order in the United States

Xperia XZ3 hits pre-order in the United States

Sony Mobile has opened pre-orders for the Xperia XZ3 in the United States. The handset is now available to order...

Dark Souls Remastered Network Test Dates For Nintendo Switch Confirmed

Dark Souls Remastered Network Test Dates For Nintendo Switch Confirmed

Bandai Namco and From Software have confirmed the Dark Souls Remastered network test date for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo...

New Sony Aibo Robot U.S. Pre-Orders Open

New Sony Aibo Robot U.S. Pre-Orders Open

Sony recently brought back its Aibo robot dog after launching it first many years ago. The company has finally...

PUBG For PS4 Release May Finally Take Place Soon

PUBG For PS4 Release May Finally Take Place Soon

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is a highly rated and very popular title that hasn’t been available on a major gaming platform since...

News

Night-time lighting back in quake-hit Sapporo

Night-time lighting back in quake-hit Sapporo

Night-time lighting has returned to the city of Sapporo in Hokkaido, about 2 weeks after a powerful earthquake hit the...

Lack of donors halts new fertilization treatments

Lack of donors halts new fertilization treatments

A university in Japan that is a leader in fertility treatments using sperm from anonymous donors has stopped accepting new...

Sport

Police: Police box attacker was university student

Police: Police box attacker was university student

A police officer has been fatally stabbed at a koban police box in northeastern Japan.Police have identified the suspect as a 21-year-old university student.

Policeman stabbed to death on police box premises

Policeman stabbed to death on police box premises

A police officer has been stabbed to death at a Koban police box in Sendai City, Miyagi Prefecture, northeastern Japan.The 33-year-old officer, Hiroaki Seino, was attacked by a man early on Wednesday on the police box premises. The attacker was shot dead by another police officer at the site.

Cuisine

Sardines cooked with escargot butter popular with shoppers

Sardines cooked with escargot butter popular with shoppers

Chef Koji Yamada has been working with the local supermarket Tsuruya in Ueda, Nagano Prefecture, to create healthy recipes for home cooking, which are distributed at all 33 stores of the supermarket in the prefecture. Yamada, chef of Weisshorn, a restaurant located in Maruko Central Hospital in Ueda, comes up with three or four low-sodium recipes a month that feature in-season...

Chicken thigh broiled with Shinshu miso-based sauce

Chicken thigh broiled with Shinshu miso-based sauce

This week's recipe is for a dish that is popular among patients and staff at Weisshorn, a restaurant located in Maruko Central Hospital in Ueda, Nagano Prefecture. The restaurant's exclusive chef is Koji Yamada, 52, whose family has run a mountain hut on Mount Jonendake in the Northern Alps.

Features

Birthplace of Toyota vehicles to open to public in Aichi in July

Birthplace of Toyota vehicles to open to public in Aichi in July

KARIYA, Aichi Prefecture--Rescued from demolition, a wooden factory building where Toyota Motor Corp. founder Kiichiro Toyoda built his first passenger car prototype in 1935, will open to the public on...

KYOTO GOES KAWAII: Lacquerware maker goes modern to lure young customers

KYOTO GOES KAWAII: Lacquerware maker goes modern to lure young customers

A centuries-old Kyoto-style lacquerware maker wants to put its softly rounded cups snugly into the hands of younger generations. The Tsubomi Cup is the product of Zohiko, whose main shop is...

Martial Arts

Kamen Joshi’s Nanaka Kawamura wins mixed martial arts match at Deep Jewels 18

Kamen Joshi’s Nanaka Kawamura wins mixed martial arts match at Deep Jewels 18

Kamen Joshi member Nanaka Kawamura won her mixed martial arts match at the Deep Jewels 18 fighting event on December 3.Kawamura is the first active idol to participate in this...

Japanese swords carve out larger fanbase

Japanese swords carve out larger fanbase

By Akihiro Takeda / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff WriterMore and more people are being drawn to the wonder of Japanese swords, with a sizable number actually wanting to hold one in...