Sir Paul McCartney performing onstage
20 May, 2014

Beatles star 'disappointed' to let down fans but doctors have ordered him to have 'complete rest'

14 Feb, 2014

The Valentine's Day holiday of love so is much more than petrol station flowers and silent meals for two

09 Jan, 2014

Explosion at Mitsubishi Materials complex reportedly caused by maintenance crew working on heat exchanger

29 Nov, 2013

East Asia looks 'an ever more dangerous place', warn commentators, as China sends in warplanes

27 Nov, 2013

Beijing allows US and Japanese aircraft into its expanded air space, but says it's 'monitoring' them

20 Aug, 2013

Frantic efforts underway at Japanese nuclear plant as cause of radioactive leak remains unknown

Yen, Japan
19 Jun, 2013

The increase in exports provides a boost to prime minister Shinzo Abe's economy revival plan

10 Apr, 2013

Engineering students unveil a high-tech coat for lonely men that simulates a woman's squeeze

05 Apr, 2013

Bank of Japan 'deadly serious about their plans to reflate economy'