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Japan to tighten rules on donations to religious groups after Abe...

Details of the law are under discussion, but it will focus on "banning socially unacceptable and malicious recruitment practices"

Tokyo recognizes same-sex relationships

The certificates allow LGBTQ partners to be treated as married couples for public services in areas such as housing, medicine and welfare

Climate activists slam ‘false solutions’ being promoted at Tokyo GX Week

The protesters urged Japan to “channel their financing to phasing out fossil fuel use domestically and overseas”

Unification Church in Japan vows reform after criticism

The church will "respect the independence and free will of followers" on donations, said a church leader

Theater project aims to ease isolation of Japan’s social recluses

Through an experimental theater project, artists are hoping to offer hikikomori a chance to express themselves and regain self-confidence

Japan responds to rising China-Taiwan tensions by militarizing its remote islands

Both governments have agreed to begin talks on how to evacuate Japanese citizens living on the island in the event of a Chinese invasion

For restoring gift of sight to thousands, Japanese eye doctor given...

Tadashi Hattori, 58, is honored for his “skill and compassion in restoring the gift of sight to tens of thousands of people not his own”

Unification Church says Japan members received death threats

Some followers faced pressure to resign from jobs, or have seen their children unable to attend school because of bullying

Climate campaigners protest Japan’s promotion of ‘false solutions’ to climate crisis

The protesters called on the Japanese government and corporations to stop financing fossil fuels

Japan mourns as funeral for former PM Abe held in Tokyo

The country's longest-serving prime minister was gunned down on Friday while campaigning, in a crime that rattled Japan

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