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Head chef of Danish restaurant Noma Rene Redzepi

Noma chef serves 'live' shrimp and ants on £440 Tokyo menu

One-Minute Read
Thu 29 Jan, AT 13:41

Rene Redzepi takes his curious dishes to Japan where 60,000 vie to taste grasshoppers and moss

Can Tokyo really afford to host the 2020 Olympic Games?

First Reaction
Mon 9 Sep, AT 09:57

Japanese PM accused of wasting public money better spent on post-tsunami reconstruction

Grounded Dreamliners just the latest bad news for Boeing

Wed 16 Jan, AT 08:49

As ANA and Japan Airlines ground their 787 fleets, half world's Dreamliners are now out of action

Kim Jong-un

North Korea's failed rocket launch humiliates Kim Jong-un

First Reaction
Fri 13 Apr, AT 09:20

Damp squib provokes international condemnation and domestic embarrassment for young leader

Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai

Sony to cut 10,000 jobs in radical bid to revive firm

One-Minute Read
Thu 12 Apr, AT 13:02

Six per cent of the electronics giant's global workforce to be axed after record $6.4bn losses