Nikkei at 21-year high; Honda, Sony up on earnings boost

TOKYO: Japan’s Nikkei share average extended its strong rally to top a new 21-year peak on Thursday, ahead of a long weekend, with investors piling into miners and companies such as Honda Motor and Sony on robust earnings prospects. The Nikkei ended up 0.5 …
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