Tokyo zoo visitors flock to view mum-to-be panda

Tokyo zoo visitors flock to view mum-to-be panda

Japanese well-wishers flocked to a Tokyo zoo on Wednesday to get their last glimpse of a possibly pregnant panda before she goes into confinement.

Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan's probably pregnant panda

Hopes rise for safe birth by Japan's probably pregnant panda

A female panda at a Tokyo zoo appears to be pregnant, zoo officials said on Friday, raising hopes for a safe birth five years after her first cub died within days of being born.

Runaway zebra dies in Japan after golf course police chase

Runaway zebra dies in Japan after golf course police chase

A runaway zebra led police on a dramatic chase across a golf course in Japan, until its bid for freedom ended in death when it collapsed in a water trap.