THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
August 2, 2021 at 18:25 JST
KARUIZAWA, Nagano Prefecture—Tourism officials in this renowned summer retreat are welcoming a sharp influx of visitors as a source of revenue, but others fear the arrivals are bringing something else to the town: the novel coronavirus. [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.