Empress Emerita Michiko has had surgery for early-stage breast cancer. The Imperial Household Agency says she will be able to leave hospital in a few days.
The operation was performed at the University of Tokyo Hospital on Sunday. Surgeons removed the cancerous growth, believed to measure around one centimeter, and the surrounding tissue.
Investigators say the suspect in a deadly arson attack at an animation studio in Kyoto may have been in the area a few days earlier, possibly waiting for a chance to set the fire.
They say 41-year-old Shinji Aoba is thought to have visited a store near Kyoto Animation after he arrived in the city. They believe he purchased containers to carry gasoline.
The Tokyo District Court has allowed investigators to keep former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn in custody for eight more days to investigate his alleged financial misconduct.
The court on Friday decided that a special team at the Tokyo District Prosecutors Office, which is investigating Ghosn, can hold him until April 22.
The Former Chairman of Nissan Motor is free on bail. After spending over 100 days in custody, Carlos Ghosn posted nearly nine million dollars and walked out of a Tokyo detention center.
Ghosn stepped outside at around 4:30 PM on Wednesday, in disguise. He was wearing a worker's uniform, a cap and mask. He then got into a van and made his way to the office of one of his lawyers.
Former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn has been released on bail after spending over 100 days in custody. He has posted nearly 9 million dollars and walked out of a Tokyo detention center.
Ghosn stepped outside at around 4:30 PM local time on Wednesday. To the surprise of many, he was wearing a worker's uniform, a blue cap and mask.
Outdoors rock festival 'ROCK IN JAPAN FESTIVAL 2019' will be held on August 3, 4, 10, 11, and 12 next year at Kokuei Hitachi Kaihin Kouen in Ibaraki.
The event was first held back in 2000 and has been a four-day event every year since 2014. Next year will mark it's 20th time, and to commemorate the occasion, it will be held over a period of five days.