February 16, 2021
Tokyo Olympic Chief Mori Resigned, But His Sexist Remarks Still Rankle
By Thisanka Siripala
March 25, 2020
With Olympics Pushed Back, Tokyo Braces for Coronavirus Spread
By Mina Pollmann
February 22, 2020
Outbreak, Economic Ills Dim Luster of Japan’s Olympic Year
By Associated Press
October 08, 2013
Japanese Court Rules Against Anti-Korean Hate Group
An ultranationalist Japanese group has been fined $120,000 in a landmark case.
September 30, 2013
Casinos in Tokyo: An Olympic-Sized Cash Cow?
With the 2020 Olympics bid clinched, the case for legalizing casinos in Japan has received a boost.
September 12, 2013
2020 Tokyo Olympics: Lessons from Los Angeles
Tokyo could pull off a highly successful Olympics in 2020. Here are some lessons from the past.
May 01, 2013
Tokyo Governor Apologizes for Comments on Istanbul’s Olympics Bid
Naoki Inose has apologized for recent remarks about Islamic nations.
February 13, 2013
Judo Scandals Rock Japan
As Tokyo revs up its Olympic bid, a succession of sporting scandals has clouded the effort.