Rescue Operation Underway At Nursing Home

Rescue operation underway at nursing home

A rescue operation is underway at a nursing home in Saitama Prefecture, north of Tokyo, where about 220 people are stranded due to a flood.

Police and fire officials say the Oppe River overflowed and flooded a large part of the Shimo-osaka district in the city of Kawagoe.

Nursing Home Residents Being Rescued

Nursing home residents being rescued

A rescue operation is underway at a nursing home in Saitama Prefecture, north of Tokyo, where about 260 people are reportedly stranded due to a flood.

Police and fire officials say the Oppe River overflowed and flooded a large part of the Shimo-osaka district in the city of Kawagoe.

Attacker Pinpointed Victim's Home From Eye Image

Attacker pinpointed victim's home from eye image

A man who attacked a woman working as a so-called idol reportedly located her home by using an image reflected in her eyes in a photo on social media.

Twenty-six-year-old Hibiki Sato was indicted on Tuesday for attacking the woman in her 20s.

Empress Emerita Can 'go Home In A Few Days'

Empress Emerita can 'go home in a few days'

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.

Police Search Home Of Kyoto Anime Arson Suspect

Police search home of Kyoto anime arson suspect

Police have searched the home of the suspect of a fatal arson attack at a Kyoto Animation studio in Kyoto City last week.

Ten investigators entered the apartment of 41-year-old Shinji Aoba in Saitama City just outside Tokyo on Friday morning.

Police Searching Home Of Kyoto Anime Arson Suspect

Police searching home of Kyoto anime arson suspect

Police are searching the home of the suspect of a fatal arson attack at a Kyoto Animation studio in Kyoto City last week.

Ten investigators entered the apartment of 41-year-old Shinji Aoba in Saitama City just outside Tokyo on Friday morning.

Police Search Home Of Kyoto Arson Suspect

Police search home of Kyoto arson suspect

Police have begun searching the home of the suspect of a fatal arson attack at a Kyoto Animation studio in Kyoto City last week.

Investigators entered the apartment of 41-year-old Shinji Aoba in Saitama City just outside Tokyo on Friday morning.

Care Home Worker Arrested In Death Of Elderly Man

Care home worker arrested in death of elderly man

Police in Tokyo have arrested a former caregiver at a nursing home on suspicion of killing an elderly male resident.

Police say that on Wednesday they arrested a 28-year-old man who used to work at the nursing care facility in Tokyo's Shinagawa Ward.

Fukushima Tainted Soil Still Looking For Home

Fukushima tainted soil still looking for home

Japan's nuclear disaster in 2011 focused clean-up efforts in Fukushima prefecture. But neighboring prefectures were also affected, including soil contamination.

The government plans to set guidelines as early as possible for final disposal of the soil underground.

Xperia 10 Home Launcher Ported For Non-root Devices

Xperia 10 home launcher ported for non-root devices

So, you fancy trying out the latest Xperia 10 and 10 Plus home launcher? Well, xda-developer Sahaab has done the hard work for us, by porting the launcher to existing Xperia devices running Android Pie. The great thing is no root is required to get this port working, all you need is the latest Android Pie firmware, and you should be able to install the APK (linked to below) to get it working. You can even get the latest ‘pill' gesture supported through simple adb commands. All of the links and instructions are in the source link below. Let us know how you get on.

Ghosn At Home, Maintains Silence In Front Of Media

Ghosn at home, maintains silence in front of media

Former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn, who was released on bail on Wednesday, was seen near his residence in Tokyo on Friday, in line with the conditions of his bail.

The 64-year-old has been indicted for aggravated breach of trust and underreporting his compensation. He walked out of a Tokyo detention center after spending over 100 days in custody and posting about nine million dollars as bail.