NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
yesterday at 13:30. Facebook
【Japanese police slam Tokyo's dangerous 'video game' go-kart riders】

Increasing numbers of visitors to Tokyo are looking past the sushi and shopping and going for a video-game-themed go-kart spin around the city's streets.

But, after a series of accidents, police are calling on the karts' operators to tighten up their safety standards. Check out the video for the full story.
Fanan Gar
Adrian Bromfield
Leo Kim
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
yesterday at 13:00. Facebook
Japanology Plus 〜 Japanophiles: Yoram Ofer 〜
May 23, Tues. 23:30 (JST)
May 24, Wed. 5:30 / 11:30
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Israeli Yoram Ofer runs a top-quality sake bar in Kyoto. In a Japanophiles interview with Peter Barakan, he speaks about his efforts to encourage more people to explore the world of nihonshu.
Japanology Plus 〜 Japanophiles: Yoram Ofer 〜

Yoram Ofer | Japanology Plus - TV - NHK WORLD - English

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Edhi
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
yesterday at 12:30. Facebook
Direct Talk 〜 Hiroshi Sakurai / Chairman, Asahi Shuzo 〜
May 23, Tues. 20:45 (JST)
May 27, Sat. 18:35 / May 28, Sun. 5:40
Click the link below to watch a live stream of this program.
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Sake exports over the past decade have reached an all-time high of 138.4 million USD. One standout is "Dassai", renowned for defying conventional industry wisdom. We talk to Asahi Shuzo's...
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NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
yesterday at 10:18. Facebook
【JAPANESE FOOD】
I made it!! "MY JAPANESE FOOD" vol.5
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Check out the 5th installment of our readers' Japanese food creations, photos, and stories, plus comments from the editor-in-chief!
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
yesterday at 08:20. Facebook
Michelle Sy
Kenneth J. Connor
Kirsty Chilton
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/21/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
Direct Talk 〜 Kikuko Iwai / Art Conservator 〜
May 22, Mon. 20:45 (JST)
May 27, Sat. 12:35 / 23:40
Click the link below to watch a live stream of this program.
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Kikuko Iwai is one of Japan's few art conservators, restoring masterpieces by Monet, Van Gogh, and Picasso. Iwai talks about her personal restoration techniques and passion for art conservation.
HP: [ Nhk.or.jp Link ]
Frank Lewis
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/21/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
GRAND SUMO Highlights 〜 Day 8 (Halfway Point) 〜
May 22, Mon. 1:30 / 7:30 / 13:30 / 17:30 (JST)
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NHK WORLD presents a sumo highlights program for fans around the globe. Today we feature higher-ranked wrestlers' best bouts from May 21, Day 8 of the Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo.
GRAND SUMO Highlights 〜 Day 8 Halfway Point 〜

GRAND SUMO Highlights - TV - NHK WORLD - English

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Rui Bale Bustamante
長谷川大蔵
Nils Paul
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/20/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
Watch the performance of DJ Domo with 360-degree video!
Sochi Mel
Jay Jones
Anthony Crimp
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/20/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
DJ Domo participated Anime Central in Chicago, US and received a warm welcome from attendees. He was also on stage with well-known DJ, Taku Takahashi!
Find more about DJ Domo: [ Nhk.or.jp Link ]
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/20/2017 at 14:30. Facebook
J-MELO 〜 DJ's Choice Special 〜
May 22, Mon. 0:10 / 6:10 / 12:30 / 18:30 (JST)
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This week, top DJs turn the spotlight on the Japanese artists they think you should hear. Joining May J. in the studio are club DJ Taku Takahashi and radio DJ Sascha.

Guest: Sascha (Radio DJ)

DJ's Choice: Reina Nagata (ZIP-FM, Nagoya)

Artists: ARASHI, banvox, Sakura Fujiwara, the GazettE, GLIM...
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Gabrielle Riehl
Mike Johnson
Shoushi Yamamoto
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/20/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
NHK Documentary 〜 Money World - Fate of Capitalism 〜
May 21, Sun. 0:10 / 6:10 / 12:10 / 18:10 (JST)
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The growing power of giant multinational corporations is shaking up the capitalist order. We explore the shifting power balance between businesses and governments, and the fate of capitalism.
Anthony Lev
Helen Tyrer
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/20/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Hometown Stories 〜 Pioneer Villages: Forgotten Postwar History 〜
May 21, Sun. 9:10 / 15:10 / 21:10 (JST)
May 22, Mon. 3:10
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After World War Two, Japanese families brought home from Manchuria were sent to remote areas to turn wilderness into farms. But what many settlers found were barren lands, and a life of hardship.
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/20/2017 at 07:00. Facebook
17TH NIPPON CONNECTION FILM FESTIVAL in Frankfurt
May 25-27, 2017

NHK World will bring documentary films and hold a talk event at the Japanese Film Festival in Frankfurt!
See here for more details: [ Nhk.or.jp Link ]
Nippon Connection - Japanese Film Festival
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/19/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
The Mission 〜 Paavo Järvi & NHK Symphony Orchestra 〜
May 21, Sun. 8:10 / 14:10 / 19:10 (JST)
May 22, Mon. 2:10
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NHK Symphony Orchestra and its chief conductor Paavo Jarvi embarked on their first European tour. This show brings you the orchestra's performances along with stories from behind the scenes.
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/19/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
First Class 〜 Entrepreneurial Thinking - Episode 1 〜
May 20, Sat. 10:10 / 16:10 / 22:10 (JST)
May 21, Sun. 4:10
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Tina Seelig teaches students how to brainstorm for overcoming conventional thinking. The keyword: "Let me build on that". By building on someone else's idea,brainstorming can help produce fresh ideas.
Rachel Yap
Audrey Lomayesva
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/19/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
Darwin's Amazing Animals 〜 Challenges of Fatherhood ― Indri, Madagascar 〜
May 20, Sat. 8:10 / 14:10 / 19:10 (JST)
May 21, Sun. 2:10
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A natural history show that's a huge hit with families in Japan is now set to go global! The series explores the amazing stories of animals in Africa, the Americas and Asia, including Japan.
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/19/2017 at 12:00. Facebook
GRAND SUMO Highlights 〜 Day 6 〜
May 20, Sat. 1:30 / 7:30 / 13:30 / 17:30 (JST)
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NHK WORLD presents a sumo highlights program for fans around the globe. Today we feature higher-ranked wrestlers' best bouts from May 19, Day 6 of the Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo.
GRAND SUMO Highlights Day 6 May 20 Sat 130 730 1330 1730

GRAND SUMO Highlights - TV - NHK WORLD - English

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Leo Yarnold
Oren Orendorf
Paul Cornell
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/19/2017 at 06:12. Facebook
【Celebrating the Ice Gods】

A shrine in western Japan dedicated to the gods of ice is holding its annual Shaved Ice Festival. Visitors have gathered to celebrate and try the cold treats served by local vendors.
Kha Minh Khanh
Mitch Holt
Andrew Bear
NHK WORLD
NHK WORLD
05/18/2017 at 14:47. Facebook
Joseph Propogo
Ryojin Tamakoshi
Dan Meyer