Sunday, January 24, 2021
Isolation due to COVID-19 a key factor in suicide surge in 2020January 23, 2021 Groups manning hotlines dedicated to talking people out of committing suicide found their phones ringing off the hook in 2020.
Snow forecast for Kanto region; white streets in central Tokyo?January 23, 2021 Heavy snow was forecast mainly for the mountainous prefectures of Nagano and Yamanashi in central Japan on Jan. 24, but even central Tokyo was expected to wake up to white streets.
18 COVID-19 patients die while self-isolating in their homesJanuary 23, 2021 At least 18 deaths of patients confirmed with COVID-19 occurred while they were self-isolating at home, some of whom had been banking on the availability of a hospital bed for treatment.
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.