Kelly Olsen

Kelly Olsen

Pope Francis

'Bonds of friendship': Pope Francis heads to Thailand and Japan

Pope to visit two largely Buddhist nations to strengthen ties and reiterate call for elimination of nuclear weapons.

'Bonds of friendship': Pope Francis heads to Thailand and Japan

Japan

Yasukuni: caught in controversy as Japan struggles with history

As Yasukuni marks 150 years since it was founded, the decision to enshrine war criminals casts a shadow over the shrine.

Yasukuni: caught in controversy as Japan struggles with history

Japan

Fukushima: Japan court acquits three on criminal charges

Decision means no-one has been held criminally-responsible for the world's worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl.

Fukushima: Japan court acquits three on criminal charges