The Asahi Shimbun Weekly
Police officers search missings at the Nagatsura area, on October 8, 2012 in Ishinomaki, Miyagi, Japan. The 224 hectare area, had sunk under the seawater by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami causing 80-centimeter land subsidence, was...More
October 08, 2012 License
Women wearing costumes of Oiran, courtesans of Edo peirod, march on during Osu Oiran Dochu, as a part of Osu Daido Chonin Matsuri festival on October 13, 2012 in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan.
October 13, 2012 License
Nobel Prize in Medicine laureate and Kyoto University Professer Shinya Yamanaka (L) speaks to Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda (R) at Noda's official residence on October 12, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Noda revealed that his wife had...More
October 12, 2012 License
Emperor Akihito (L) and Zambian President Michael Chilufya Sata (R) speak during their meeting at the Imperial Palace on October 11, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Sata is on the 6-day tour in Japan.
October 11, 2012 License
69-year-old Manabu Aihara, holding his dog Hana, stands at his house used to be, on October 11, 2012 in Minamisoma, Fukushima, Japan. He lost his wife and a daughter and visits almost everyday to the place where he built his 'My Home'...More
A woman offers a flower bunch to an alter arranged at the damaged Rikuzentakata Shimin Kaikan Hall on October 11, 2012 in Rikuzentakata, Iwate, Japan. Rikuzentakata City will clear all the destroyed public buildings by March 2013....More
Sisters Atsuko Honma (49, L) and Yasuko Sato (47, R) offer flower bunches at their parents' home used to stand, on October 11, 2012 in Minamisoma, Fukushima, Japan. Their parents and grandmother are still missing and no personal...More
Liberian President and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Ellen Johnson Sirleaf speaks during an interview on October 11, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Johnson Sirleaf is on the 7-day visit to Japan.
Kyoto University Professor and Nobel Prize laureate in Medicine Shinya Yamanaka speaks during the exclusive interview with the Asahi Shimbun on October 11, 2012 in Kyoto, Japan.