THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
February 9, 2021 at 18:22 JST
Players of J.League’s Tokushima Vortis practice at a training camp in Kochi on Jan. 21. The team will play in the top-tier J1 division for the first time in seven seasons, but the new head coach has not yet arrived in Japan due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. (Shomei Nagatsuma)
Although training camps are open and the start of their respective seasons fast approaching, many newly acquired foreign baseball and soccer players are still unable to enter Japan due to travel restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic. [Read More]
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Haruki Murakami and other writers read from books before selected audiences at the new Haruki Murakami Library.
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.