TV Asahi said the man set himself alight after telling police he was opposed to plans for a state funeral for assassinated former prime minister Shinzo Abe.
Archives for September 2022
Pakistan Floods: According to the reports, Angelina Jolie landed in Dadu, Pakistan, and will hear from people affected directly about their needs and about steps to prevent such suffering in the future.
One person is estimated to be dying of hunger every four seconds, over 200 NGOs warned Tuesday, urging decisive international action to "end the spiralling global hunger crisis".
The sea of floral tributes left in London's parks for Queen Elizabeth II will be composted and re-used on planting projects, the city's Royal Parks said Tuesday.
Madeleine McCann case: The child, known as Maddie, went missing during a family vacation in Portugal in 2007 and her body has never been found despite several investigations.
The partial mobilisation ordered by President Vladimir Putin is a sign of "weakness", the US ambassador in Ukraine said on Wednesday.
The boy was attacked by a lioness when he was passing through an isolated patch of a road on the outskirts of the village
The 14 whales were discovered beached on King Island earlier this week, off Tasmania's north coast.
Chicago blast: Pictures tweeted by the fire department showed the top floor of the four-story apartment building almost entirely destroyed by the blast.
Raju Srivastava, who suffered a heart attack last week was recently reported to be in a stable condition. However, his health got critical once again, and therefore, Dr. Padma Srivastava, a top neurologist from Kolkata has been summoned to take the case.
Brad Pitt has revealed a different side to his multi-faceted personality by making his debut as a sculptor at the Sara Hildén Art Museum in Tampere, Finland.
Britain said farewell to Queen Elizabeth II on Monday at a historic state funeral attended by world leaders, before a ceremonial journey past hundreds of thousands of mourners to her final place of rest.
Queen Elizabeth's black pony Emma watched the monarch's funeral procession pass by in the grounds of Windsor Castle, where it was held on a lead by a groomsman.
Catherine, the Princess of Wales, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, on Monday each opted for pearls to mourn Queen Elizabeth II at her state funeral at Westminster Abbey.
Camilla has taken on the role of Queen Consort to her husband King Charles III with a minimum of fuss after gradually overcoming public opposition.
Fresh protests broke out Monday in Iran over the death of a young woman who had been arrested by the "morality police" that enforces a strict dress code, local media reported.
BJP MLA from Pushkar assembly constituency Suresh Singh Rawat reached the Rajasthan Assembly with a cow.
Earlier in the year, the US had raised concerns over the release of Mark Frerichs.
The group includes the United States, Australia, Japan, New Zealand and the United Kingdom and was launched in June.
The woman was admitted to the LNJP Hospital with blisters and pus-filled lesions on her genitals on September 16. Her test report came back on Sunday.