The Tokyo Metropolitan Government says it confirmed 405 new cases of coronavirus infections on Monday. (NHK)
US climate envoy John Kerry has reaffirmed Washington’s confidence in Japan’s decision to release contaminated water from its crippled Fukushima nuclear plant into the sea despite concerns raised by South Korea. (
The Osaka prefectural government reported 1,220 new coronavirus cases on Sunday. (NHK)
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga asked U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer Inc. on Saturday to provide additional supplies of COVID-19 vaccine to Japan, Japanese officials said. (Kyodo)
19 April 2021
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Apr 19

Now that that pun is out of the way, let's get to the heart of the batter.

Well, another year is upon us, and you all know what that means: the 12th Karaage Grand Prix was held by the Japan Karaage Association. This tournament determines the ...

Apr 19

School principal appears to be laying the blame on the 12-year-old girl and her family environment.

On 13 February, second-year junior high school student Saaya Hirose disappeared from her house in Asahikawa, Hokkaido, at around 6 p.m. when ...

Apr 19

Students driving you to drink is no excuse to open a cold one in the classroom.

Japanese schools are known for enforcing strict regulations, and one of the most common rules implemented by a large majority of schools is a no-drinking policy d...

Apr 19
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Congrats! You've been chosen as a special guest for someone's big day. Yet, you stand there puzzled, Japanese wedding invitation in your hands, sweat dripping off your forehead, wondering how different the experience would be from what you've seen...

Apr 19

Spring is a very fun season in Osaka. Lots of sakura (cherry blossoms) bloom and there are many beautiful places to visit. During this season, temperatures in the city are between 15 and 25ºC, which makes it one of the most ideal times to visit i...