Mar 26, 2011
Snow blankets Tohoku; mercury drops near freezing
Snow fell on disaster-stricken areas in the mountains of the Tohoku region Saturday morning, brought by a low pressure system and cold front moving eastward over Honshu.
Something to Write Home About Four castles--3 fake, 1 real--in two hours
Travel and leisure columns by non-Japanese students in Japan will appear in this section.
Medical tourism seen as a tonic for Japan's ailing economy
Anatoly Stolbikov emerged from a health checkup at Kitazato University's Kitazato Institute Hospital in Minato Ward, Tokyo, with a satisfied look on his face.