An 18-year-old man died, and his mother, 50, and sister, 21, were in critical condition after a car crash on an expressway in Wake, Okayama Prefecture, on Friday night. His father, 52, was also injured.
The family's car was parked on the shoulder of the road after a blowout and the four were outside the car, when it was hit by a large truck at about 10:15 p.m., according to the Okayama prefectural police.
China's television regulator has ordered a crackdown on dramas about the country's battles with Japan during and before World War Two and demanded they be more serious, state media said on Friday, following viewer complaints about ludicrous storylines. (Reuters )
Shukan Post (May 24) conveys the difficulties experienced by other parts of the adult-entertainment biz in servicing customers from the communist nation.
A deri heru (“delivery health”) call-girl tells the tabloid that she is often requested to arrive at major hotels in the Shinjuku and Ikebukuro entertainment areas of Tokyo by Chinese visitors. (Tokyo Reporter)