A former school principal has been arrested on charges of molesting students in a cram school in Akishima, Tokyo.
Minoru Ishida, 75, is accused of touching the breasts and kissing junior high school girls while lecturing at the cram school in July. Ishida admitted to the allegations saying that he was driven by sexual desire and had no excuse for committing the indecent acts. Police also suspect that other students were victimized.
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)
Police on Friday said that a real estate company employee was stabbed by an unknown assailant in the lobby of an office building near JR Akihabara station. The man is currently in a serious condition in hospital. (Japan Today )