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Japan deploys several thousand rescuers to find typhoon survivors

Emergency teams are working around the clock, as more rain is expected.

Up to 35 dead as Typhoon Hagibis slams Japan

Military and fire department helicopters winched survivors from roofs and balconies in several locations.

Bottas and Mercedes win big in Japan

Mercedes clinch the constructors' title for the sixth year in a row.

18 dead as Japan sends in thousands of troops to save...

Rescuers carry residents of an aged care facility on their backs to safety.

S. Korea PM set for first Japan visit since trade spat

Lee Nak-yon to attend Emperor Naruhito's enthronement ceremony.

Crunch Japan-Scotland World Cup match gets go-ahead

Fans encouraged to arrive at stadium as early as possible.

Vettel on pole for Japanese GP

Ferrari lock out the front row leaving Mercedes to fill the second row.

7 killed, 15 missing as fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo

Among casualties is a man in his 60s found in a flooded apartment in Kawasaki.

Namibia-Canada World Cup match cancelled after typhoon

Fans advised to not travel to Kamaishi or the venue.

N. Korea demands Japan compensate for sunken fishing boat

Spokesman for foreign ministry calls it 'a gangster act'.

Suzuka on typhoon lockdown, F1 race in doubt

Crews face unprecedented task of managing one of the biggest storms to hit Japan in decades.

1 dead, millions told to evacuate as typhoon batters Japan

Stores, factories and subway systems have been shut down as a precaution.

All Blacks say ‘rugby just a game’, deny Italy’s favouritism claim

Senior player Sam Whitelock admits New Zealand want to play but 'we don't make those decisions'.

Tokyo braces for heaviest rain in 60 years

Flights, Formula One race, Rugby World Cup matches, train services already cancelled.

Typhoon-hit Japan GP qualifying moved to Sunday

Decision made with safety of fans and drivers in mind.

Iran thrill female fans amid Asian qualifying goal rush

Iran treat 3,500 female fans who came to stadium to a 14-0 goalfest.

Olympic-chasing Osaka gives up US citizenship for Japan

Tennis star of Japanese-Haitian heritage eager to play ‘for pride of country’.

World Cup matches called off as super typhoon bears down on...

England-France and New Zealand-Italy axed, four more games under review.

Canadian father sues Japanese firm for paternity leave harassment

The long-time Japan resident claimed he was sidelined, eventually fired after exercising his right.

Ex-Japanese minister received ‘donations’ from scandal-tainted firm

Revelations a further blow to Japan’s nuclear industry struggling since the 2011 Fukushima disaster.

NBA, Nets cancel Shanghai media event

Comes amid public relations crisis sparked by tweet from Houston Rockets executive.

North Korea boat collides with Japan sea patrol

The North Korean fishing vessel capsized after the collision.

Japan crush Samoa to close in on World Cup quarters

The hosts, who turned the tournament upside down when they beat Ireland last week, moved to the top of the pool with 14 points.

1 in 4 Japan employees want to cut back ties with...

Some 7.4% of the respondents want links with the Asian powerhouse to be expanded.