2 killed, 34 injured in crash involving 2 buses, SUV
News On Japan via Japan Today -- Oct 26
Two people were killed and 34 others injured in a collision involving two minibuses and an SUV in Hokkaido on Friday morning.
According to police, the crash occurred just after 7 a.m. on a two-lane bridge along route 230 at Kimobetsu in Abuta-gun. The two occupants of the SUV, a man and woman in their 70s, were killed, but police have not released their names yet, TV Asahi reported.
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 )