Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Kono to oversee entire vaccine effort against COVID-19January 19, 2021 Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has put administrative reform minister Taro Kono in charge of the formidable task of vaccinating the population against COVID-19.
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.
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.