Saturday, February 27, 2021
Experts take issue with early lifting of COVID-19 emergency curbsFebruary 27, 2021 Health experts fear the government acted hastily and rashly in deciding to lift its COVID-19 state of emergency for six prefectures earlier than for four others in the greater Tokyo metropolitan area.
Easy does it when deciding ways to relax COVID-19 curbsFebruary 27, 2021 The nation's health care system is still straining at the seams even as the daily number of newly confirmed COVID-19 cases continues to drop significantly.
Olympics will be held with fans in stands, says HashimotoFebruary 27, 2021 Seiko Hashimoto, dismissing fears about the COVID-19 pandemic, said the delayed Tokyo Olympics would go ahead as planned in July, adding that she did not contemplate the events being held without spectators in the stands.
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.