Too scared to offend China: Royal Navy’s new carrier ‘will avoid the Taiwan Strait on maiden voyage’

Too scared to offend China: Royal Navy’s new aircraft carrier ‘will avoid the Taiwan Strait on maiden voyage through South China Sea to avoid provoking Beijing’ HMS Queen Elizabeth will take the South China Sea after sailing east from the UK Politicians have criticised the passage schedule, saying it is too soft on Beijing The … Read more

Tokyo 2020 hit by yet another setback as government announces a FOURTH wave of coronavirus cases

Tokyo 2020 hit by yet another setback as Japan government announces a FOURTH wave of coronavirus cases across the country on the day marking 100 days until the start of the Games Japan have entered a fourth wave of coronavirus cases, says their government  The announcement comes just 100 days before Tokyo 2020 is set … Read more

Heroic military dog is reunited with her former handler for retirement

A military dog has been reunited with her former handler for retirement after being separated for 18-months. Angela Cardone, 22, a US Marine Corps Sergeant, was paired with five-year-old hound Bogi during their service in Iwakuni, Japan, from July 2018 to October 2019, having already trained together for two years. The pair quickly formed an … Read more

Japan record second-biggest win in country’s history after smashing FOURTEEN past Mongolia

Japan record second-biggest win in their history as Takumi Minamino and Co smash FOURTEEN past Mongolia to extend perfect record in World Cup qualifying Japan recorded the second biggest win ever as they hammered Mongolia 14-0   Liverpool star Takumi Minamino was on the scoresheet, bagging the opener  Japan’s victory is their biggest since a 15-0 … Read more

Baby panda tries to explore her enclosure for the first time but falls flat on her face

UnBEARably cute! Hilarious moment fluffy baby panda tries to explore her enclosure for the first time before falling flat on her face at zoo in Japan The four-month-old cub, called Kaedehama, is zoo resident in Wakayama, Japan The youngster struggles to her feet for the first time before taking a tumble  But Kaedehama, born on … Read more

Ronaldo apologises for THAT awful haircut before his 2002 World Cup final heroics

Ronaldo apologises for THAT awful haircut before his 2002 World Cup final heroics for Brazil… but claims he did it to divert attention away from his fitness after an injury in the semis Ronaldo was Brazil’s hero in 2002 as they won the World Cup for the fifth time But before the final against Germany, … Read more

North Korea ‘fires another missile’ after Biden ‘laughed off’ previous test as ‘business as usual’

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile, Japan‘s Coast Guard believes – its first under the Biden administration, and a move likely to increase tensions after it fired its first cruise missile at the weekend. The NHK news service reported the Japanese findings on Wednesday. They come after Pyongyang fired short-range missiles on Sunday, just … Read more

Chelsea star Christian Pulisic admits he would like to play for USA in the Olympics this summer

Christian Pulisic puts Chelsea on collision course with his Olympic dreams as USA star reveals he ‘would like’ to play in Tokyo this summer… as winger admits ‘it hasn’t been easy’ for him under Thomas Tuchel The tournament at the Olympics in Tokyo runs from 21 July until 7 August That coincides with pre-season training … Read more

Yuki Tsunoda on dreams of racing with Max Verstappen at Red Bull… he is hoping to take F1 by storm

It comes as no surprise that Mick Schumacher, son of legendary seven-time Formula One champion Michael, is grabbing all the headlines ahead of the new season.  But while all the talk surrounds how he will fare with Haas during his debut campaign in F1, fellow rookie Yuki Tsunoda from Japan is happily going about his … Read more

Danny Cipriani set to be confirmed as a Bath player after signing one-year deal

Danny Cipriani set to be confirmed as a Bath player after signing a one-year deal with the Premiership team… but former England fly-half is not expected to be ready to play until next season Danny Cipriani is to be announced as a Bath player after signing a one-year deal  The former England fly-half has been … Read more

Tsunmai warning issued after massive 7.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Japan

Tsunmai warning issued after massive 7.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of Japan By Chris Jewers For Mailonline Published: 09:32 GMT, 20 March 2021 | Updated: 09:32 GMT, 20 March 2021 A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck near the east coast of Honshu, Japan on Saturday, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said. Japan public … Read more

The world’s most beautiful buildings according to science and it’s St Paul’s Cathedral that’s No1 

They say beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But science has another take on this, that what’s pleasing on the eye follows the ‘golden ratio’ – and researchers say that according to this theory, Sir Christopher Wren’s St Paul’s Cathedral in London is the most beautiful building in the world, because it adheres most closely … Read more

Wasps on the verge of signing South Africa star Francois Hougaard

EXCLUSIVE: Wasps set to sign South African scrum half Francois Hougaard with Worcester star poised to join Premiership rivals Wasps are on the verge of signing South Africa scrum half Francois Hougaard  The 46-cap Springbok is out of contract this summer but will stay in England  The 32-year-old had been linked with a move to … Read more