August 1, 2021 at 07:45 JST
Carts carrying Olympic relief pitchers to the mound on a big leather glove may be popular with TV viewers, but few of the baseball players who ride them seem to know how to enjoy the 17-second, 67-metre trip from the bullpen. [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.