Gulf Times - Osaka
Qatar Airways Cargo launches freighter service to Osaka Tuesday

Qatar Airways Cargo launches freighter service to Osaka Tuesday

Qatar Airways Cargo has announced the expansion of its cargo network in Asia Pacific with the launch of a twice-weekly Boeing 777 freighter service to Osaka, Japan with effect from Tuesday.

Osaka defeats Kvitova to take Australian Open, number one ranking

Osaka defeats Kvitova to take Australian Open, number one ranking

Naomi Osaka seized the Australian Open title and the number one ranking on Saturday after defeating Petra Kvitova 7-6 (7-2), 5-7, 6-4 in a drama-filled battle ...

6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three people

6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three people

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said authorities were assessing damage and that their top priority was the safety of residents. At least 234 people were injured, public broadcaster NHK said.

Japanese woman, confined by parents for years, found frozen to death

Japanese woman, confined by parents for years, found frozen to death

Japanese police said on Wednesday they have arrested a couple whose 33-year-old daughter froze to death in a tiny room where they had confined her for years because they believed she had a form of mental illness that made her violent.

Panel falls from aircraft, smashes into car in Japan

Panel falls from aircraft, smashes into car in Japan

No one was injured but aviation authorities will send safety inspectors to the western city of Osaka to investigate, said national broadcaster NHK.

Singapore most expensive city, Almaty ranks last

Singapore most expensive city, Almaty ranks last

Singapore remains the world's most expensive city to live in, a study showed on Tuesday, with two Japanese cities -- Tokyo and Osaka -- returning to the top 10 thanks to the strengthening of the yen.