Attendees' grotesque behavior towards a Chinese cosplayer attending a comics convention leaves many questioning whether Japan's Comiket convention is a safe space for women.
Japanese people wonder: Why does a school in America revel in the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people by calling themselves "The Bombers"?
A recruiting company used a predictive program to assess the odds that a candidate would decline a job - and then sold the precious data without permission.
In the mid-1980s, a Japanese salaryman declared himself the reincarnation of Buddha and Hermes. Now his religious organization claims millions of adherents.
In Japan, what you call your partner in front of other people can be a confusing question - and one laden with a lot of cultural baggage.