May 21, 2022

Watch Live Television News from Japan's NHK Television on Your Computer, Mobile

NHK (Japan’s sole public broadcaster) is offering a feed of their 24×7 English language coverage via NHK World.

You can access NHK World from several services/sites including:

1. The NHK World Web Site

2. Via a FREE NHK iPhone/iPad/iTouch App

3. Via Livestation (Along with Feeds from Other Broadcasters and Organizations)
Here’s a direct link to a list of channels.

4. Via UStream

Also, several news organizations from Japan also offer English language material. We’ve listed some of them on our Japan–Earthquake/Tsunami/Nuclear Energy Resources post. Scroll to: “Selected English Language Media Direct from Japan.”

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