Thursday, January 21, 2021
In virus surge, more hospitals turning away ambulancesJanuary 20, 2021 The spread of the novel coronavirus has led to a doubling of the number of times ambulance workers have found difficulties in finding hospitals willing to take in their patients, government figures showed.
Tokyo shrugs off Moon’s gentler stance on two WWII disputesJanuary 20, 2021 Japanese officials are far from convinced by South Korean President Moon Jae-in's attempt to mend fences with Tokyo during a news conference on Jan. 18.
Young activist pushes for youth input on gender equality policiesJanuary 20, 2021 Ayano Sakurai was shocked when a male high school classmate told her to “shut up” and that “girls should remain quiet and stay cute.”
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.