Friday, February 26, 2021
Farm ministry disciplines 6 for dinners paid by bribe suspectFebruary 26, 2021 The farm ministry has disciplined six bureaucrats who were wined and dined by an egg industry official involved in a separate bribery scandal that has ensnared a former agriculture minister.
More households asked to evacuate as Tochigi wildfire ragesFebruary 26, 2021 ASHIKAGA, Tochigi Prefecture--More than 200 households in the path of a raging wildfire on a mountainside here have been asked to evacuate as firefighters continued unsuccessfully battling the blaze.
End of state of emergency expected Feb. 28 for 6 prefecturesFebruary 26, 2021 The government moved closer toward announcing an early lifting of the COVID-19 state of emergency for six prefectures on Feb. 28, but the four Tokyo-area prefectures will have to wait until the March 7 deadline.
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.