By TAKAHIRO OKUBO/ Staff Writer
February 13, 2021 at 15:55 JST
A rise in suicides stemming in large part from feelings of isolation due to the COVID-19 pandemic prompted Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga to follow the example of Britain and establish a Cabinet portfolio to battle loneliness. [Read More]
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