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Koji Oishi retains featherweight title with 3rd round KO

Koji Oishi retains featherweight title with 3rd round KO

Koji Oishi retained his mixed martial arts featherweight belt on Friday with a third-round knock out of Honorio Banario…

Koji Oishi looking for ‘results’ in Manila rematch

Koji Oishi looking for ‘results’ in Manila rematch

The Japanese champion will battle Honorio Banario in the 'Moment of Truth' at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City…

26th Tokyo film fest wraps, ‘We Are the Best!’ takes Sakura prize

26th Tokyo film fest wraps, ‘We Are the Best!’ takes Sakura prize

Lukas Moodysson's 'We Are the Best!' claimed the Tokyo Sakura Grand Prix and $50,000…

Tokyo film fest kicks off, Abe fetes potential of industry in Japan’s rise

Tokyo film fest kicks off, Abe fetes potential of industry in Japan’s rise

The Roppongi Hills complex will serve as the primary screening venue…

26th Tokyo film fest to feature 6 world premieres, unveil new theme

26th Tokyo film fest to feature 6 world premieres, unveil new theme

'Captain Phillips' will kick off the event on October 17 in Roppongi…

Wladimir Balentien aiming to become Japan’s home run king

Wladimir Balentien aiming to become Japan’s home run king

The Yakult Swallows outfielder is closing in on Sadaharu Oh's single season home run record…

Breast squeeze, alien phone sex to highlight porn channel AIDS drive

Breast squeeze, alien phone sex to highlight porn channel AIDS drive

Viewers are able to fondle the breasts of a porn star for a suggested donation of 1,000 yen…

Japan’s ministers pay respects at controversial Yasukuni Shrine

Japan’s ministers pay respects at controversial Yasukuni Shrine

The shrine is Japan's most notorious rallying point for nationalist sentiment…

NIN and Björk highlight Fuji Rock

NIN and Björk highlight Fuji Rock

TOKYO (TR) – With headliners at last year’s Fuji Rock Festival including the reformed Stone Roses and Radiohead, the 2013 incarnation appeared to be a tough act to follow —…

The eclectic mix of Fuji Rock

The eclectic mix of Fuji Rock

The popular festival runs betweem July 26 and 28 at the Naeba Ski Resort in Niigata Prefecture…