Amid the increasing threat of despotic regimes, the new Kishida Cabinet must prioritize constitutional reform to establish defense as a core state function.
"We recognized the younger generation's potential in fostering further friendship … and cooperation between our two nations." — Emperor Naruhito, Empress Masako
"We sincerely hope that the upcoming era will pave the way for all to embark on their journey with bright hopes and dreams" — Emperor Naruhito,...
Crown Prince Fumihito's presence at King Charles' coronation symbolizes the enduring bond between the Japanese Imperial Family and the British Royal Family.
Japan's Chrysanthemum throne will continue to play a key role in enhancing interest in Japanese society, value systems, and cultural distinctiveness.
In 1960, Crown Prince Akihito planted a sapling in New Delhi. By 2013, it had grown into a majestic tree, symbolizing the flourishing of Japan-India relations.
The warmth accorded to Japan's Crown Prince Akihito and Princess Michiko was evident even in 1960 as archives record the Indian public gathering to greet them
As he turns 89, the Emperor Emeritus is leading a peaceful life with his wife on the Akasaka Estate while continuing his life-long research on gobies.
In a written statement, Empress Masako reflects on her life with gratitude and calls for cooperation toward "the great goal of creating a peaceful world."
Returning for a collaboration premiere with Studio Ghibli composer Joe Hisaishi, The King's Singers take time to celebrate Christmas on tour in Japan.
Shinzo Abe led the region into strategic diplomacy. It is shameful that opposition parties back home should attack the funeral plans to score political points.
Princess Kako celebrated by taking on Imperial Family duties previously carried out by her sister Mako, who lost her noble status after marrying commoner Kei Komuro...