Monday, January 18, 2021
Mourners offer prayers to Kobe quake victims in lonely solitudeJanuary 17, 2021 KOBE--Like many others, Tsuyoshi Nakayama had to grieve for a loved one lost in the Great Hanshin Earthquake 26 years ago on his own without friends or acquaintances this year, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
NAOJ: For better luck in 2021, toss your beans a day earlier on Feb. 2January 18, 2021 If you throw beans on Feb. 3 as is a tradition in Japan, this year you might be out of luck, according to the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ).
Law sought for sexual predators who target disabled peopleJanuary 18, 2021 FUKUOKA--Calls are growing for specific legal provisions that penalize sex crimes against intellectually disabled people without heavily relying on the testimonies of the victims.
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.