Sunday, January 17, 2021
Teen leaves literary gift to thank bookstore on its last dayJanuary 16, 2021 SHIZUOKA--The Toda Shoten bookstore here had long given Ayumi Saza the opportunity to escape into an endless number of adventures and tales through the books on sale.
Legal change to press hospitals to secure beds for COVID-19 casesJanuary 16, 2021 Health ministry officials are pushing a legal revision to give prefectural governors more power to secure hospitals beds for COVID-19 patients and the authority to shame medical institutions that do not cooperate.
Buddhist priest’s amazing photos bring world of bugs into focusJanuary 16, 2021 TAKA, Hyogo Prefecture--If it wasn't for a fly, Yusei Hara might never have got hooked on photographing insects. His intimate close-ups of bugs that often reduce humans to screaming fits are the subject of a stunning book.
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.