is your portal to Nagoya - Japan's industrial capital. jCiti
introduces you to the softer side of Nagoya.
BBC News - World
The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
US troops in Poland for exercises A first US contingent arrives in Poland for military exercises amid heightened tensions with Russia over Ukraine. Details Ban blames all Syria sides over aid UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accuses all parties in Syria's civil war of "flagrant violations" of international law over the delivery of aid. Details Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads Facebook reports growing earnings on surging mobile advertising revenue as chief finance officer David Ebersman prepares to leave. Details Obama, Abe discuss regional security US President Barack Obama meets Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for talks on regional security and trade, on the first full day of his Asia tour. Details Oldest baseball player dies aged 102 The oldest former player with Major League Baseball, Cuba's Conrado "Connie" Marrero, dies in at home in Havana aged 102. Details S Sudan president sacks army chief South Sudan's president sacks the head of the national army amid reports of military setbacks - including rebels seizing the oil hub of Bentiu. Details Debris dismissed in plane search Authorities in Australia say material washed ashore is not related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane. Details Indians vote on big polling day Indians begin voting in the sixth phase of a marathon general election in which the governing Congress party is fighting the main opposition BJP. Details Hamas and Fatah declare end to rift Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks. Details Ecclestone trial to begin in Germany Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone goes on trial on bribery charges in the German city of Munich, and could face 10 years in jail if convicted. Details Deadly car bomb strikes Nairobi Four people, two of them police, are killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi by a car bomb outside a police station. Details Canada to drop 'flawed' rail tankers Canada says it will phase out the type of rail tankers involved in the deadly train derailment in Lac-Megantic last July. Details Jodie Foster marries girlfriend US actress Jodie Foster marries her girlfriend, Alexandra Hedison, the actress's representative confirms. Details