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A Japanese spacecraft has landed on an asteroid after blasting it with a bullet. The mission will bring back rock samples to Earth.

Asteroid Ryugu could hold clues to the history of our solar system, so Japan's Hayabusa-2 probe is designed to bring samples of it back to Earth.
Red, red grapes.

A bunch of 24 grapes sold for $11,000 in Japan. Yes, grapes.

A bunch of 24 Ruby Roman grapes sold for $11,000 at an auction in Japan. They are valued for their low acidity and high sugar content.

Uber’s CEO says elderly people are fueling its efforts to ramp up food delivery in Japan

"The elderly are actually signing up for Eats couriers," Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told Bloomberg on Thursday.
7-Eleven Japan released a mobile payment app 7pay that had a security flaw for resetting passwords, and users lost a total of about $510,000.

7-Eleven Japan shut down a mobile payments app after only two days because hackers exploited a simple security flaw and customers lost over $500,000

The flaw, it seems, was that anybody could reset anybody else's password to 7pay, the 7-Eleven Japan mobile payments app.

Singapore’s Jewel helps put it in Lonely Planet’s list of top 10 best places to visit in APAC – here’s who else made the list

The top five destinations include Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore and the Cook Islands.

Why bonsai trees are so expensive

Bonsai is an art form that requires years of training. Bonsai trees take centuries to grow and can be considered completely priceless.
There are a lot of places in Tokyo where you can get delicious food.

8 chefs reveal their favorite places to eat in Tokyo

If they could only visit one restaurant in Tokyo here's what these chefs would choose, from fast-food joints to Michelin-star eateries.
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia, Argentine President Mauricio Macri, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Advisor to U.S. President Ivanka Trump, U.S. President Donald Trump and Indonesian President Joko Widodo attend the women's empowerment event on the second day of the G20 summit on June 29, 2019 in Osaka, Japan.

Ivanka Trump urged countries to do more on women’s rights at G20, despite administration’s contradictory record

Trump has drawn criticism for her past work as the White House's face of women's empowerment, as critics point to her father's administration.