Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Funding law for areas home to nuclear plants eyed for renewalJanuary 19, 2021 The central government plans to extend by 10 years a soon-to-sunset law that allows extra financial assistance to jurisdictions housing nuclear power plants--its first time up for renewal since the 2011 Fukushima disaster.
Gifu jockeys, trainers accused of tax evasion, insider bettingJanuary 19, 2021 KASAMATSU, Gifu Prefecture--Jockeys and trainers who belong to a local horse racing track are facing accusations of insider betting and concealing millions of yen in income to evade taxes, according to sources.
COVID-19 bills to impose fines,
prison terms for noncompliance
Historians describe the Nomonhan Incident, a little-known 1939 Japan-Soviet border conflict, as the starting point of World War II.
A mother of two sons recounts the days when she lived with the novel coronavirus.
The Asahi Shimbun aims “to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” through its Gender Equality Declaration.
Let’s explore the Japanese capital from the viewpoint of wheelchair users and people with disabilities with Barry Joshua Grisdale.