The Brazilian government has deployed a thousand additional personnel to combat insecurity in Rio de Janeiro, which has seen a spike in violence in recent months, authorities said Thursday. The country's Secretary of Institutional Security, Sergio Etchegoyen, told journalists that the government
Britain stands "shoulder to shoulder" with Japan in efforts to end North Korea's "reckless" missile programme, Boris Johnson has said. The Foreign Secretary, speaking in Tokyo, also called on China to help bring the country back to the negotiating table. North Korea claimed
The sprawling Kensington home of Chariots of Fire composer Vangelis is on the market
The family of a man working on Tokyo's Olympic stadium who took his own life say that overwork was the cause of his death. His parents have petitioned the Japanese government to recognise his suicide as 'karoshi', the Japanese legal term for 'death by overwork.'