Japanese Company Honda’s New Hybrid Car Good Fit For US: Photos and Video

The $19,000 Honda Fit hybrid has been launched as the cheapest hybrid in Japan where sales of hybrid cars dwarf US sales thanks to tax incentives and, until recently, subsidies. Still, the conventional Fit is the second best selling vehicle in Japan.

Leonardo DiCaprio Says Japan Perfect For Inception Thriller Movie

Leonardo DiCaprio hopes his mind-warp thriller “Inception” will be a hit in Japan, which has long shown a taste for anime fantasies and surreal works by its own master-director Akira Kurosawa.

Europe’s First Biometric ATM Yields Cash via ‘Finger Vein’ Scan

Europe’s First Biometric ATM Yields Cash via ‘Finger vein’ Scan,Poland’s cooperative BPS bank says it’s the first in Europe to install a biometric ATM — allowing customers to withdraw cash simply with the touch of a fingertip.

Didier Drogba May Miss FIFA World Cup 2010 After Fractured Elbow

The Ivory Coast Key player and captain Didier Drogba, underwent an emergency operation tonight in an attempt to save his chances of participating in the World Cup after the Chelsea striker damaged his elbow in today’s friendly against Japan.

Japan National Anthem Lyrics and Youtube Video

The national anthem of Japan is “Kimigayo”. It is also one of the world’s shortest national anthems in current use, with a length of 11 measures and 32 characters. Its lyrics are based on a Waka poem written in the Heian period (794-1185), sung to a melody written in the imperial period (1868–1945). The current […]