The Asahi Shimbun Weekly
Visitors watch a pacific bluefin tuna swimming in a huge tank at the Tokyo Sea Life Park, aka Kasai Rinkai Aquarium on March 24, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan. The other bulefin tuna found dead this morning means a tuna is only left alive at...More
March 24, 2015 License
Crown Prince Frederik (2nd L) and Crown Princess Mary (1st L) of Denmark are welcomed by Emperor Akihito (2nd R) and Empress Michiko (1st R) prior to their meeting at the Imperial Palace on March 28, 2015 in Tokyo, Japan.
March 28, 2015 License
People wearing traditional samurai worrior armours march on with holding flaming torches during the 'Kan-o-kaen', or cherry blossom viewing fire festival, on March 28, 2015 in Unzen, Nagasaki, Japan.
Thousands of 'koinobori' carp streamers fly above the Tsuetate hot spring resort on March 26, 2015 in Oguni, Kumamoto, Japan. Preparations for a local festival featuring koinobori, large carp banners flown outside throughout Japan to...More
March 26, 2015 License
Carp streamers are hung over the Kawakamikyo Valley on March 25, 2015 in Saga, Japan. People pray for the health and future success of their sons by hanging up carp streamers ahead of May 5, deriving from a Chinese folk tale that a...More
March 25, 2015 License
In this aerial image, a shrine gate and structure atop the volcano was covered with snow on the summit of Mount Ontake while volcanic plumes rise on March 25, 2015 in Otaki, Nagano, Japan. Fifty-seven trekkers were killed and six were...More
Otsubo-no-Ippon-Zakura, or solo cherry blossom in Otsubo, is in full bloom on March 23, 2015 in Kunitomi, Miyazaki, Japan.
March 23, 2015 License
Family members of Junichi Sato, who was on the passenger list of the Airbus A320 operated by Germanwings, which crashed into the Alps, visit the cenotaph to commemorate the victims along with local residents on March 29, 2015 in Le...More
March 29, 2015 License
Takashi Kanai of JEF United Chiba scores his team's first goal during the J.League second division match between JEF United Chiba and Fagiano Okayama at Fukuda Denshi Arena on March 29, 2015 in Chiba, Japan.