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Jun 20, 2024

Heavy Rain Warning in Kyushu and Revival of Takarazuka Revue's Soragumi Performances, & more…

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Jun 19, 2024

Teenage Girl's Murder Suspect Denies Pushing Her Off Bridge | Former Accounting Officer of Nukaga Faction to Face Trial, & more…

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Jun 18, 2024

Severe Rainfall Warning in Shikoku and Kanto Regions | Evacuation Order Issued in Naha City, & more…

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Jun 17, 2024

Heavy Rain Expected in Southern and Western Japan, Noto Peninsula Earthquake Recovery Workshop, & more…

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Jun 16, 2024

Teacher Recruitment Exams Moved Up in Over 10 Municipalities, Narita Airport Reports Profit for the First Time in 4 Years, & more…

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Jun 15, 2024

Elderly Woman Strangled to Death by Suspect in Hachioji, Tokyo / Daughter's Common-Law Husband Rearrested in Tochigi Double Murder, & more…

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Jun 14, 2024

Uterine Cancer Misdiagnosis in Menopause and Unreleased Testimonies of Tokyo Firebombing Survivors, & more…

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Jun 13, 2024

Japanese Helicopter Crash Search and Record Number of Mountaineering Accidents, & more…

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Jun 12, 2024

Abduction Survivor Calls for Help and Increasing Risk of Landslides in Okinawa, & more…

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Jun 11, 2024

Woman Fatally Stabbed in Yokohama, Suspect Missing After Rehabilitation Facility Admission / Tokyo Governor Koike to Announce Candidacy Tomorrow, & more…

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Jun 10, 2024

Woman Fatally Attacked Near Yokohama Station, Revised Immigration Law Takes Effect, & more…

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Jun 8, 2024

National Universities Association Issues Urgent Statement on Financial Crisis, Traffic Safety White Paper Focuses on Preventing Accidents Among Elderly, & more…

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Jun 7, 2024

Saitama University Introduces 'Autonomous Driving Major' / Tokyo University Students Protest Tuition Increase, & more…

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Jun 6, 2024

Shogi Grand Champion Fights for Eternal Title / Traditional Pottery Restoration Completed, & more…

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Jun 5, 2024

April Wages Increase by 2.3% While Real Wages Continue to Decline / Retrial Decision for Iizuka Case Expected Today, & more…

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Jun 4, 2024

Tragic Elevator Accident Remembered After 18 Years; House Fire Claims Lives of Couple, & more…

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Jun 3, 2024

Strong Earthquake Strikes Ishikawa Prefecture, No Tsunami Concerns | Train Services Suspended in Niigata | Noto-Mikawa IC Closed for Inspection, & more…

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Jun 2, 2024

Yokohama City to Provide Full Subsidies for Automatic Television Power-On Devices During Disasters; Unstable Weather Expected in Eastern and Northern Japan, & more…

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Jun 1, 2024

Coral Spawning Peaks Earlier with More Rain and Sunshine, and Toyama Investigates Ground Measures for Liquefaction Damage, & more…

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May 31, 2024

Chiba Villages at Risk of Isolation Due to Earthquakes and Heavy Rain, and Severe Rainfall Warning for Southern Kanto and Izu Islands, & more…

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May 30, 2024

Taxi Driver Shot in Saitama and Japanese-Brazilian Community Affected by Massive Flooding, & more…

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May 29, 2024

Orchestra Composer Wins Ohtaka Award, Strong Winds and Rain Cause Damage in Kanto Region, & more…

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May 28, 2024

Severe Rainfall Expected in Southern Kyushu, Amami, Shikoku, and Tokai / Nagasaki Issues 'Husband (Not Registered)' Certificate to Same-Sex Couple, & more…

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May 27, 2024

Train Delays and Incidents | Suitcase with Body Found in Tokyo, & more…

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May 26, 2024

Tropical Depression Approaching Okinawa and Unconscious Girl Found in Reservoir, & more…

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May 25, 2024

Accidents and Investigations: Arm Ring Incident and Hit-and-Run Case, & more…

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May 24, 2024

Father's Plea for Support and Female Researcher Awarded Top Prize, & more…

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May 22, 2024

Re-trial Begins for Convicted Murderer Hachiro Hakamada and Public Safety Authorities to Designate Yamaguchi-gumi and Kizuna-kai as Specific Boryokudan, & more…

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May 21, 2024

Tokyo Intersection Flooded, Okinawa Issues Evacuation Advisory, & more…

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May 20, 2024

Missing Person Case Reaches 21 Years and Couple Murder Case Takes a New Turn, & more…

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May 19, 2024

IBD Disease Affects People's Ability to Enjoy Sweets, Police Officers Injured in Bear Attack, & more…

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May 18, 2024

Shared Custody Introduced After Divorce; Multiple Stabbings in Osaka, & more…

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May 17, 2024

Disneyland Teacher Arrested for Indecent Assault During School Trip; Court Rejects AI Patent; Suspects in Mountain Robberies Arrested in Gunma, & more…

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May 16, 2024

Tragic Fire in Hokkaido Home, Fatal Accident on Tokyo Bay Highway, & more…

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May 15, 2024

Rapid Increase in 'Severe Streptococcal Infection' Cases | Noto Peninsula Earthquake Relief Expenditure Surpasses 2.7 Billion Yen, & more…

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May 8, 2024

Bear Sightings Prompt Joint Training in Urahoro Town; Illegal Bird Trafficking Ring Busted in Fukushima, & more…

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May 7, 2024

Forest Fire Continues in Nanyo, Yamagata; Arrest Made in Tochigi Murder Case, & more…

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May 6, 2024

Corporate Pension Performance to be Made Public, Forest Fire Continues in Yamagata, & more…

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May 3, 2024

Rising Ground in Nuclear Plants and Heatstroke Precautions, & more…

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May 2, 2024

AI Used to Monitor Children in Nurseries and Increase Efficiency | Increase in Cases of 'Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis' | Record Number of Foreign Travelers at Narita Airport | Suspect Linked to Abandoned Bodies Caught on Surveillance Camera near Vacant House, & more…

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May 1, 2024

University Entrance Amid Noto Peninsula Earthquake Recovery, Strengthened Information Sharing on 'Red Koji' Supplements, & more…

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Apr 30, 2024

Imperial Succession Talks to Begin in May, Foreign National Found Dead in Saitama, & more…

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Apr 29, 2024

G7 Climate and Energy Meeting Begins; 5-Year-Old Girl Hit by Train in Chiba, & more…

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Apr 28, 2024

High School Student Drowns in River | By-Elections Begin | Event Reflects on Aging | Spring Honors Awarded | Fatal Car Collision | Free Food Distribution for Needy | Godzilla Appears at Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, & more…

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Apr 27, 2024

Uniform Donation Initiative in Musashimurayama City | Search Continues for Missing Crew Members in Helicopter Accident, & more…

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Apr 26, 2024

Princess Kako to Visit Greece on Official Diplomatic Trip / Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Resumes Full Service, & more…

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Apr 25, 2024

Power Outage Hits Miyakojima Island, Chinese Ship Enters Japanese Waters, & more…

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Apr 24, 2024

Earthquake aftermath: Experts call for seismic reinforcement | Gruesome discovery in Tochigi, & more…

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Apr 23, 2024

Central Shinkansen Line Opening Date to be Revealed Soon, Drug Smuggling Arrests Made, & more…

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Apr 22, 2024

Train Services Suspended Due to Accident and Measures to Address Doctor Shortage, & more…

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Apr 21, 2024

Helicopter Crash and Forest Fire Continue, & more…

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Apr 20, 2024

Chiba Prefecture Conducts Survey on Isolated Settlements after Noto Peninsula Earthquake | Doctor Arrested on Bribery Charges in Tokyo Labor Accident Hospital, & more…

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Apr 19, 2024

Elderly Couple Injured in Hit-and-Run Incident in Shiga / Ikebukuro Hit-and-Run Accident Marks 5 Years, & more…

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Apr 18, 2024

Earthquake in Ehime and Kochi prefectures injures 7 | Niigata Minamata Disease Lawsuit Verdict today, & more…

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Apr 17, 2024

Unstable Weather in Eastern and Northern Japan | New Employee Resignations, & more…

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Apr 16, 2024

Parents of University Student Who Died in Kumamoto Earthquake Pay Tribute | Unstable Atmosphere Warning for Western to Eastern Japan, & more…

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Apr 15, 2024

Unfertilized Grapes Cause Concern in Japan | Evacuation Alert in Okinawa, & more…

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Apr 14, 2024

Gold Teacup Theft Suspect Arrested on the Day of the Incident, and Challenges in Supporting the Lives of Kumamoto Earthquake Victims, & more…

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Apr 13, 2024

Fatal Accident in Ibaraki and Proposed Increase in Teachers' Salaries, & more…

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Apr 12, 2024

Emperor and Empress Visit Earthquake-Stricken Areas Again, Company Employee Embezzles ¥350 Million, & more…

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Apr 11, 2024

Tragic Fire in Fukui City, Train Services Resume on JR Nanbu Line, & more…

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Apr 10, 2024

New Rail Vehicle for Transporting Crushed Stones and Unpublished Manuscript on War Theme to be Published, & more…

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Apr 9, 2024

Tokyo Bay Ferry Suspended Due to Strong Winds, Osaka House Fire Leaves Two Missing, & more…

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Apr 8, 2024

Intense Rainfall Expected in Kanto Region and Izu Islands / Architect Kengo Kuma Becomes Advisor for Wajima City's Reconstruction Plan, & more…

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Apr 7, 2024

Police Launch 'Joint Investigation Team' to Strengthen Fraud Crackdown, and Transportation Safety Commission Begins Investigation into Fatal Crossing Accident, & more…

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Apr 6, 2024

Sakura Blooms in Nagano and Melon Harvest Begins in Ibaraki, & more…

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Apr 5, 2024

Engine Oil Leak Disrupts Tohoku Shinkansen Service; Push for Higher Wages in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, & more…

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Apr 4, 2024

Train Service Resumes on Keio Inokashira Line, Graduate School Opens to Address Child Abuse, & more…

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Apr 3, 2024

Tsunami Alert Issued for Miyako and Okinawa Islands | Cold Soaked Soba Tasting Event in Yamagata, & more…

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Apr 2, 2024

Instagram Account of Imperial Household Agency Gains Over 350,000 Followers on First Day, Earthquake with Magnitude 4.9 Hits Aomori and Iwate Prefectures, & more…

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Apr 1, 2024

Noto Peninsula Earthquake: Continued Vigilance for Strong Tremors and Tsunamis | '2024 Problem' Time Limit Regulations Begin for Transport, Construction, and Doctors, & more…

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Mar 31, 2024

Noto Peninsula Earthquake Evacuation Centers Delayed; Kobayashi Pharmaceuticals Red Yeast Rice Inspection, & more…

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Mar 30, 2024

Man Stabbed in Kumamoto, Chiba Education Board Covers Student Loans, & more…

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Mar 29, 2024

Job Openings Decrease in Ishikawa Prefecture | Aqua Line Closed Due to Strong Winds, & more…

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Mar 28, 2024

Tokyo Art University Students Reenact Tokyo Fine Arts School Anthem at Concert; Man Found Dead on Escalator at JR Mito Station, & more…

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Mar 27, 2024

Tragic Accident at Mito Station Escalator and Ueno Zoo's Renovation for Monkeys, & more…

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Mar 26, 2024

Train Service Resumes on JR Joban Line; Vietnamese Suspect Arrested in Fatal Stabbing, & more…

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Mar 25, 2024

Kobayashi Pharmaceuticals Suspends Red Yeast Rice Supply to 50 Companies; Imperial Household Agency to Utilize Instagram for Royal Family Updates, & more…

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Mar 24, 2024

Tragic Fires in Chiba and Yokohama | Symposium on Nuclear Damage, & more…

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Mar 23, 2024

Earthquake Building Standards Under Review, Kobe Memorial 27 Years Later, & more…

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Mar 22, 2024

Measles Vaccine Prioritized for Pediatricians and Others Performing Regular Vaccinations, and Kumamoto Court to Deliver Verdict on Minamata Disease Lawsuit, & more…

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Mar 21, 2024

Earthquake Strikes Saitama and Tochigi, Dodger's Interpreter Fired over Illegal Gambling, & more…

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Mar 20, 2024

Train Services Suspended After Accidents and Limited Methods to Track Evacuees, & more…

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Mar 19, 2024

Unstable Weather and Train Suspension: Japan Daily News, & more…

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Mar 18, 2024

Health Impact of PFAS Investigated by Environmental Ministry, and Plastic Pieces Found in Osaka's 'Hourai' Pork Buns, & more…

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Mar 17, 2024

Earthquake in Fukushima, Cafe in Suzu City Opens in Kanazawa, & more…

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Mar 16, 2024

New Shinkansen Line Opens and Volunteer Group Supports Earthquake Recovery, & more…

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Mar 15, 2024

Children Missing from After-School Facilities and Increase in Crimes Against Elementary School Students, & more…

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Mar 14, 2024

Floating Offshore Wind Power Research Consortium Established by 14 Companies | 8-Year-Old Receives Appreciation Letter from Japan Coast Guard, & more…

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Mar 13, 2024

Former Vice President of 'Nishiyama Farm' Arrested for Investment Fraud and Japanese Steel Factory Radiation Accident Evaluated as 'Level 3', & more…

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Mar 12, 2024

Tragic Fires in Saitama and Kagoshima Claim Lives / Noto Peninsula Earthquake Raises Concerns, & more…

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Mar 11, 2024

13th Anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Fukushima Nuclear Disaster // Tokyo to Enhance Disaster Preparedness in Apartments, & more…

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Mar 10, 2024

Snowfall Expected in Niigata, Nagano, and Kanto Region | Majority Combine Public and Individual Pensions for Retirement, & more…

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Mar 9, 2024

Heavy Snowfall Warning in Niigata and Nagano, Bribery Scandal in Chiyoda Ward, & more…

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Mar 8, 2024

Train Services Resume After Snowfall, Teacher Murder Suspect to be Rearrested, & more…

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Mar 7, 2024

Elderly Couple Hospitalized in Tokyo Fire, Illegal Sale of Father's Condo Raises Concerns, & more…

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Mar 6, 2024

Tokyo Shinkansen Resumes Service After Delay & Fire Engulfs Eight Buildings in Kitakyushu, & more…

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Mar 5, 2024

Former Prime Minister Abe Shot / US Government Awards Rina Gono-i 'Courageous Women of the World' Prize, & more…

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Mar 4, 2024

Fishing Boat Capsizes in Izu Islands, Nissan Faces Allegations of Unfair Practices, & more…

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Mar 3, 2024

Missing in Tottori: 2 Men After Avalanche / Tokyo Marathon Leads to Major Traffic Restrictions, & more…

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Mar 2, 2024

New CDC Guidelines for COVID-19 Isolation; Unique Memorial Photoshoot in Nagano, & more…

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Mar 1, 2024

Survey Shows 84% of Noto Peninsula Earthquake Survivors Want to Continue Living in Their Hometowns; Yokohama Manufacturer Presents New Evidence in False Arrest Case, & more…

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Feb 29, 2024

Israel-Hamas Negotiations Remain Uncertain, Heavy Rain and Snow Expected in Kanto Region, & more…

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Feb 28, 2024

Designation of Priority Areas for Artificial Cedar Forests and Challenges in Defense Equipment Exports, & more…

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Feb 27, 2024

Suspect in 1970s Bombing Case Identified | Strong Winds and High Waves Expected, & more…

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Feb 26, 2024

High Waves Expected in Kanto Region as Snow Peaks and Strong Winds Approach | Charity Concert Supports Ukraine Two Years After Military Invasion, & more…

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Feb 25, 2024

Man Arrested After Wielding Knife in Convenience Store, Symposium Discusses Recovery from Noto Peninsula Earthquake, & more…

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Feb 24, 2024

Childhood Hay Fever on the Rise / Fukushima Water Release Faces Challenges, & more…

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Feb 23, 2024

Crime History Check Period Adjusted and Support for Tourism Businesses in Toyama, Fukui, and Niigata, & more…

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Feb 22, 2024

Train Service Suspended on JR Yokosuka Line, Dissolution Order Hearing for Former Unification Church, & more…

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Feb 21, 2024

Airport Security Breach Scandal and Unique 'Takeshima Seafood Curry', & more…

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Feb 20, 2024

Ishikawa Prefecture Builds Database to Support Noto Peninsula Earthquake Victims; Thai Activist Advocates for Workers Exploited in Illegal Fishing, & more…

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Feb 19, 2024

Unseasonably Warm Weather Raises Concerns of Avalanches and Flooding / Train Timetables Being Consolidated and Moved Online, & more…

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Feb 18, 2024

Ancient Japanese 'Reading Stand' Discovered in Portugal | Police Inspector Arrested for Sexual Assault Found Dead, & more…

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Feb 17, 2024

Breeder Investigation Reveals Violations in Record-Keeping and Aomori Mother and Partner Arrested in 5-Year-Old's Death, & more…

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Feb 16, 2024

JR Joban Line Resumes Service | Murder Suspect to be Rearrested, & more…

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Feb 15, 2024

Japan Post Resumes Accepting Packages for Nanao City and Other Areas Affected by Noto Peninsula Earthquake / Commission to Examine Relationship Between Seismic Standards and Damage in Noto Peninsula Earthquake, & more…

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Feb 14, 2024

Tragic Fire in Saga Townhouse, Efforts to Separate Bear Habitat from Human Living Areas, & more…

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Feb 13, 2024

Warmer Temperatures and Train Services Resume, & more…

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Feb 12, 2024

Unstable Weather Predicted in Japan | Nagoya Mayor Investigates Bribery, & more…

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Feb 11, 2024

Unstable Weather Forecasted in Japan | Selection of Final Disposal Site for Nuclear Waste, & more…

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Feb 10, 2024

Renowned Conductor Ozawa Passes Away at 88 | Earthquake Displaces School in Noto Peninsula, & more…

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Feb 8, 2024

Turbine Building Fire at Tsuruga Nuclear Power Plant, Fatal Fire in Kitakyushu, & more…

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Feb 7, 2024

Train Services Resume on JR Joban Line and Tsukuba Express, & more…

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Feb 6, 2024

Snow Causes Traffic Disruptions in Tokyo and Kanagawa, One Year Since Turkey-Syria Earthquake, & more…

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Feb 5, 2024

Train Services Resume and Heavy Snowfall Expected in Tokyo, & more…

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Feb 4, 2024

Heavy Snow Expected in Kanto Region, Hit-and-Run Incident in Tokyo, & more…

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Feb 3, 2024

Missing Snowboarders in Nagano, Support for Iwate Students, & more…

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Feb 2, 2024

Transportation Disruptions in Ishikawa due to Earthquake; Arrested Suspect in Nagano Attempted Murder Found Living in Sendai Apartment, & more…

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Feb 1, 2024

Volunteers Help Noto Peninsula Earthquake Victims; Niigata City Faces Delays in Disaster Certificates, & more…

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Jan 31, 2024

Earthquake-hit areas in Japan experience rising temperatures and snowmelt, and three Japanese nationals arrested for involvement in a fraud case in Cambodia, & more…

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Jan 30, 2024

Arson Suspect Arrested in Aichi, Yamagata to Subsidize Egg Freezing, & more…

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Jan 29, 2024

Suspect in 1970s Bombing Incident Dies in Hospital, Delay in Issuing Disaster Certificates in Niigata, & more…

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Jan 28, 2024

AED Saves Over 7,000 Lives | New Fault Line Discovered in Shiga | Continued Rain and Earthquake Activity, & more…

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Jan 27, 2024

Water Supply Support in Ishikawa and Digitalization of Parenting Support in Tokyo, & more…

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Jan 26, 2024

Saitama City Abandons Request for Extension of Saitama High-Speed Railway Construction, Water and Bathing Support in 9 Cities and Towns in Ishikawa Prefecture, & more…

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Jan 25, 2024

Record Number of Home Care Providers Bankrupt, Snowfall Increases in Japan Sea Region, & more…

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Jan 24, 2024

Snowfall Disrupts Train Services, Fatal Accident on Icy Road, & more…

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Jan 23, 2024

Filipino Man Arrested in Connection with Abandoned Bodies in Adachi Ward, Tokyo | Nerima Ward to Provide Substantial Grants for Seismic Strengthening in 'Wood Dense Areas', & more…

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Jan 22, 2024

Power Outages Persist in Ishikawa Prefecture | Noto Peninsula Earthquake Continues to Impact Transportation, & more…

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Jan 21, 2024

Heavy Snowfall Expected in Kanto Region and Noto Peninsula Rainfall in Earthquake-Affected Areas Raises Concerns, & more…

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Jan 20, 2024

Noto Peninsula Earthquake: Rainfall Warning for Affected Areas, Kanto and Koshin Regions Expect Snow and Rain, & more…

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Jan 19, 2024

Tragic Fire Claims Lives in Kunitachi and Noto Peninsula Earthquake Causes Transportation Disruptions, & more…

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Jan 18, 2024

Fukushima's Aonori Seaweed Fishing Thrives, Kyoto Hospital Faces Administrative Guidance, & more…

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Jan 17, 2024

29th Anniversary of the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake; Power Outages in Ishikawa Prefecture, & more…

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Jan 16, 2024

Increased Probability of Major Earthquake in Miyagi Prefecture | Power Outages in Ishikawa Prefecture, & more…

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Jan 15, 2024

Earthquake Activity Continues in Noto Peninsula, Development of Autonomous Snowplows, and Landmark Ruling in Sagawa Incident Lawsuit, & more…

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Jan 14, 2024

Shinagawa Ward Office Implements Measures Against Customer Harassment | Hiroshima Edajima Forest Fire Continues, & more…

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Jan 13, 2024

Transportation and Infrastructure Impacted by Earthquake | Group Home Evacuation, & more…

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Jan 12, 2024

Transportation Disruptions and Increase in 'Business Caregivers', & more…

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Jan 11, 2024

Noto Peninsula Earthquake: Cold Weather Warning and Traffic Disruptions | Power Outages in Noto Region, & more…

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Jan 10, 2024

Hiroshima House Fire Leaves 2 in Critical Condition, Noto Peninsula Earthquake Continues to Disrupt Daily Life, & more…

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Jan 9, 2024

JR East Japan Introduces Reserved Seating for Tokyo-Chiba Express Trains; Drone Delivers Medicine to Isolated Areas in Ishikawa, & more…

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Jan 8, 2024

Transportation Disruptions and Snowfall in Noto Peninsula, & more…

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Jan 7, 2024

Snowstorm Causes Road Closures in Ishikawa Prefecture, and Noto Peninsula Earthquake Designated as 'Serious Disaster', & more…

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Jan 6, 2024

Death Toll Rises in Ishikawa Prefecture Earthquake; North Korea Sends Condolences, & more…

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Jan 5, 2024

Renowned Photographer Shinoyama Kishin Passes Away at 83 | Seibu Haidama Line Resumes Service, & more…

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Jan 4, 2024

Noto Airport Closed Due to Earthquake Impact and Haneda Airport Collision; Water Outage Affects Over 110,000 Homes in Ishikawa and Toyama Prefectures, & more…

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Jan 3, 2024

Earthquake Disrupts Transportation | Airport Accident Causes Flight Cancellations, & more…

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Jan 2, 2024

Rescue Efforts Continue in Ishikawa City | Earthquake Causes Disruption in Transportation and Utilities, & more…

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Jan 1, 2024

Tragic Accident Claims Life of 15-Year-Old Student in Saitama | Tobu Department Store Faces Tax Investigation, & more…

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Dec 31, 2023

Foreign Trainees Transfer Conditions Under Review, Unstable Weather Expected Across Japan, & more…

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Dec 30, 2023

Elderly Man Dies in Hit-and-Run Incident in Tokyo, Increase in 'Cremation Wait' During Winter in Chiba City, & more…

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Dec 29, 2023

Politician's Office and Home Searched by Tokyo Prosecutors, Ferry Fire Off the Coast of Kagoshima, & more…

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Dec 28, 2023

Wrongful Export Case Verdict and Simplified Clinical Trials for Foreign Drugs, & more…

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Dec 27, 2023

Regulation to Expand for Advertising Vehicles in Tokyo and Fatal Car Accident in Suginami Ward, & more…

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Dec 26, 2023

Train Service Suspended on Keio Inokashira Line, New Legislation for Victims of the Former Unification Church, & more…

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Dec 25, 2023

Okinawa Construction Approved Deadline | Companies Employing Disabled People Reaches Record High, & more…

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Dec 24, 2023

Landslide Rescues in Nara and Genderless School Uniforms on the Rise, & more…

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Dec 23, 2023

Heavy Snowfall Hits Japan's West Coast; Government Revises Guidelines for School Accidents, & more…

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Dec 22, 2023

Bus and Car Collide in Niigata due to Snow; Truck Overturns in Fukuoka, & more…

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Dec 21, 2023

Daihatsu Under Investigation by Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport in Osaka; Fire at Scrapyard in Chiba Continues to Spread, & more…

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Dec 20, 2023

Medical Accident Investigation System Under Review | King & Prince Dominates Music Sales, & more…

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Dec 19, 2023

North Korea Launches Missiles with New Solid Fuel and Spring Wage Negotiations Notified Nationwide, & more…

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Dec 18, 2023

Car Fire in Fukuoka Police Station and Discovery of Balloon Bomb Base, & more…

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Dec 17, 2023

Heavy Snowfall Warning for Northern and Eastern Japan, Former Vice Minister of Justice Denies Intention of Bribery, & more…

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Dec 16, 2023

Genetic Testing Neglected by Half of Lung Cancer Patients; Severe Weather Expected in Northern and Eastern Japan, & more…

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Dec 14, 2023

Former Vice Minister of Justice Instructed Secretary to Provide Cash | New Alzheimer's Drug Raises Questions, & more…

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Dec 13, 2023

Invalid Election Results: Supreme Court Orders Full Refund of Compensation | COP28 Negotiations Continue, & more…

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Dec 12, 2023

Corporate Prices Rise for the 11th Consecutive Month | Investigation into Inappropriate Online Medical Consultations, & more…

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Dec 11, 2023

Communication Outage in Western Japan, Tax Reform Discussions Intensify, & more…

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Dec 10, 2023

Suspect Arrested in Murder of Elderly Couple in Chiba, and Disagreement Over 'Phasing Out Fossil Fuels' at COP28, & more…

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Dec 9, 2023

EU AI Regulation Agreement Reached, Tokyo Urges Applications for Monthly Allowance, & more…

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Dec 6, 2023

Companies Lag in Protecting Whistleblowers, Japan-ASEAN Cooperation Strengthened, & more…

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Dec 5, 2023

House Fire in Akita City Leaves Two People, Including a Elementary School Student, Unaccounted For / Chilean Defendant in Disappearance Case of Japanese College Student in France Claims Innocence, & more…

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Dec 4, 2023

Shinkansen Resumes Operation After Temporary Suspension due to Abnormal Display, Anime Creators Face Mental Health Issues, & more…

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Dec 3, 2023

Tsunami Warning Issued for Pacific Coast and Osprey Crash Victim Identified, & more…

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Dec 2, 2023

US Air Force Halts Osprey Flights in Japan | Stove Train Begins Winter Service, & more…

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Dec 1, 2023

Father Arrested for Injuring Infant and Fatal Accident on Central Expressway, & more…

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Nov 30, 2023

Aviation Demand Increases While Facing Severe Labor Shortage / US Military Osprey Crash Leaves One Dead, & more…

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Nov 29, 2023

Digitalization Support for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises: New Guidelines to be Established, and Self-Defense Ship Leaves Scene at Maximum Speed, & more…

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Nov 28, 2023

Care Workers' Wages to Increase, Police Inspector Charged with Sexual Assault, & more…

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Nov 27, 2023

Johnny's Problem Victim Accepts Compensation / Bird Flu Suspected at Ibaraki Kasama Poultry Farm, & more…

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Nov 26, 2023

Low Birth Weight Linked to Increased Risk of Lifestyle Diseases, Opposition Party Proposes Measures to Prevent Exploitative Host Clubs, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 25, 2023

Crackdown on Host Clubs as Police Strengthen Regulations and Increase Inspections | Increase in Children Expressing Suicidal Thoughts Amidst the Pandemic, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 24, 2023

Japanese Escort Ship Accident: Former Captain and Two Others to Be Investigated | Snowstorm Warning for Northern Japan, Hokuriku, and Niigata, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 23, 2023

Currency Depreciation Affects Study Abroad Costs; Winter Storm Warning in Northern Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 22, 2023

Fatal Hit-and-Run Investigation and Arrest of Suspected Child Molester, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 20, 2023

Former Member of the House of Representatives Convicted of Violating Public Office Election Law; YouTubers Arrested for Soliciting Violation of Stimulants Control Law, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 19, 2023

SoftBank Fixed Phone Service Restored | JR Yamanote Line Partially Suspended, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 18, 2023

Strong Winds and Snow Expected Nationwide, Yuzuru Hanyu Announces Divorce, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 17, 2023

Unstable Weather and Search of Lawmaker's Office, & more…

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Nov 15, 2023

North Korea Successfully Conducts Ground Combustion Test of New Missile Engine; Thousands Evacuated as Volcano Activity Increases in Iceland, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 14, 2023

YouTuber Arrested for Defamation, Public Opinion on Expo Construction Costs, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 12, 2023

Credit Card Payment Troubles Resolved, Toy Ingestion Accidents Prompt Regulations, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 9, 2023

Bear Attacks Prompt Financial Support for Local Governments / 25 Arrested in Major Fraud Case, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 8, 2023

Hovercraft Collides with Guardrail in Oita, Dump Truck Crashes into Building in Tachikawa, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 7, 2023

Unstable Weather Causes Heavy Rain and Disruptions in Tokyo Bay, & more…

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Nov 6, 2023

Tragic Discovery in Chiba: Bodies Found in Residence and Storage Shed | Nepal Earthquake Leaves Over 560 Injured, & more…

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Nov 5, 2023

Chinese Vessels Enter Japanese Waters in Okinawa and University Student Found Dead in Bear Attack, & more…

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Nov 4, 2023

COVID-19 Brain Fog Study Begins, Nepal Earthquake Death Toll Rises, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 3, 2023

Standoff at Saitama Post Office, Japanese Evacuees Return from Israel, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 2, 2023

Bear Attack in Akita; Bird Flu Virus Detected in Hokkaido, & more…

Japan Daily News

Nov 1, 2023

Tokyo District Mayor Involved in Paid Advertisement Scandal, Fake Advertisements Resembling News Programs, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 31, 2023

Unemployment Rate Improves in September, Halloween Precautions in Shibuya, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 30, 2023

Record Number of Bear Attacks Reported Across Japan, Construction Begins on 'Kasumidam' in Naka River Upstream, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 29, 2023

Companies Neglecting Care Leave, World Stroke Day Awareness, and Partial Lunar Eclipse, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 28, 2023

Ride-Sharing Safety Concerns: Government Proceeds with Careful Discussion | Tokyo's Shibuya District Calls for Alcohol Sales Suspension Ahead of Halloween, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 27, 2023

Hurricane Hits Southern Mexico, 27 Dead; Train Service Suspended on Tobu Isezaki Line, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 26, 2023

Missing Mushroom Pickers in Nagano, and Theft Suspects Arrested for Stealing Radioactive Materials in Fukushima, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 25, 2023

Disability Facility Under Investigation for Misconduct and Abuse, New Volcanic Research Headquarters to Be Established, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 24, 2023

Missing Hikers Rescued in Northern Alps, Concerns Grow Over Release of Fukushima Plant Treated Water, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 23, 2023

Niigata Earthquake Anniversary: Challenges of Population Decline and Aging in Affected Areas | Osaka Exhibition Showcases Skeletal Specimens from Around Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 22, 2023

Fatal Collision in Akita, By-Elections Begin in Nagasaki and Tokushima-Kochi, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 21, 2023

Bus Accident Families Call for Stricter Driver License Renewal Standards, Mysterious Pumice Found near Torishima, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 20, 2023

Tragic Discovery: Body of 15-Year-Old Girl Found in Rental Car in Tochigi, and High Levels of PFAS Detected in Employee's Blood at Shizuoka Chemical Plant, & more…

Japan Daily News

Oct 19, 2023

Exhibition Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Great Kanto Earthquake and Invitation to the Autumn Garden Party, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-18

Oct 18, 2023

Road Collapse and Bear Attack: Today's Top Stories, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-17

Oct 17, 2023

Janies Agency Changes Name to SMILE-UP. and Yamato Transport Ends Contracts with Independent Contractors, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-16

Oct 16, 2023

Bridge Reinforcement Projects Incomplete on 90% of Highways, Pump Submersion Causes High Water Pressure in Akita, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-15

Oct 15, 2023

Shinkansen 0 Series Crowdfunding for Renovation | Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in Kanto and Izu Islands, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-14

Oct 14, 2023

Car Accident on Chuo Expressway, Disposal Site Debate for Nuclear Waste, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-13

Oct 13, 2023

Typhoon 15 Approaches Ogasawara Islands, Clothing Company Involved in Accounting Fraud, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-12

Oct 12, 2023

Tragic Fire Claims Lives of Elderly Couple in Saitama, Prescription Drug Shortage in 90% of Medical Institutions, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-11

Oct 11, 2023

Shogi Master Fights for Eighth Title and Typhoon Approaches Ogasawara Islands, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-10

Oct 10, 2023

Intense Rainfall Warning in Izu Islands | Afghanistan Earthquake: Search and Rescue Continues, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-09

Oct 9, 2023

Tsunami warning issued for Izu Islands, Ogasawara Islands, Chiba, and Kochi | 42 people stung by bees during trail running event in Gifu, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-08

Oct 8, 2023

Record-breaking Rain Recovery Efforts Continue | Heavy Rain Warning for Kanto and Izu Islands, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-07

Oct 7, 2023

Tokyo House Fire Leaves Two Unconscious and Temple Burns Down in Aichi, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-06

Oct 6, 2023

Elderly Couple Dies in House Fire in Ibaraki, Strong Winds and Rainfall in Northern Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-05

Oct 5, 2023

Strong Winds Expected in Northern Japan, Bears Found in Akita Workshop, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-04

Oct 4, 2023

Boat Collision Injures 7 in Nagasaki, Typhoon Approaches Ishigaki Island, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-03

Oct 3, 2023

Typhoon Approaching Okinawa and Child Pornography Scandal: Japan Daily News Headlines, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-02

Oct 2, 2023

Tokyo Man Stabbed to Death, Nobel Prize Winners Announced, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-10-01

Oct 1, 2023

New Tax Deduction System 'Invoice System' Begins Today | Unstable Weather in Western and Northern Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-30

Sep 30, 2023

Exhibition on Life in Ancient Japan and Child's Death in Chiba, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-29

Sep 29, 2023

Job Openings Remain Steady, Surge in Consultations for Hair Removal Services, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-28

Sep 28, 2023

Unexpected Heatwave Forecasted in Eastern and Central Japan, and Compensation for Minamata Disease Victims, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-27

Sep 27, 2023

Former Police Inspector Sentenced to 13 Years for Sexual Assault | Nagasaki Mayor Rejects Nuclear Waste Disposal Site, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-26

Sep 26, 2023

Train Services Resume After Inspections and Accidents / Government Implements Measures to Address Income Disparity, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-25

Sep 25, 2023

Imperial Couple Concludes Official Visit to Vietnam | Fatal Collision Between Bicycle and Car in Yokohama, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-24

Sep 24, 2023

Imperial Couple Visits Hoi An, Vietnam | Fukushima Water Release Impacts Seafood Industry, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-23

Sep 23, 2023

Fare Increase for Keisei Railway to Promote Barrier-Free Access, and First Compensation Pension for Severe Long-Term COVID-19 Symptoms, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-22

Sep 22, 2023

Tokyo Installs Water Purifiers in Wells to Address PFAS Contamination | Former Hospital Director Arrested for Bribery in Medical Device Procurement, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-21

Sep 21, 2023

Train Delays and Heavy Rainfall: The Latest News from Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-20

Sep 20, 2023

Volcano Research Headquarters Set to Enhance Volcanic Measures / Unique Octopus Catching Method in Goto, Nagasaki, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-19

Sep 19, 2023

Land Improvement Project in Henoko Approved by Government, and Construction Industry Discusses Overtime Work Regulations, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-18

Sep 18, 2023

Disaster Preparedness Lessons from Sendai City Officials in Yokohama | New Species of Shrimp Discovered in Hot Springs, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-17

Sep 17, 2023

Unstable Weather in Kyushu Raises Concerns of Landslides and Flooding / Yokohama Hosts National Conference on Disaster Prevention, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-16

Sep 16, 2023

Libya Calls for Urgent Support as Massive Floods Cause Devastation | Ground Uplift of Up to 20 Centimeters Detected Near Epicenter of Morocco Earthquake, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-15

Sep 15, 2023

Evacuation Orders Issued in Saga as Heavy Rainfall Increases Risk of Landslides | Hit-and-Run Suspect Designated as 'Most Wanted' in Oita, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-14

Sep 14, 2023

Severe Weather Alert in Nagasaki and Evacuation Advisory in Saga, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-13

Sep 13, 2023

High School Students' Job Demand Reaches Record High, and Symposium on Reforming Doctors' Working Conditions, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-12

Sep 12, 2023

Record Rainfall Causes Flooding in Chiba / Major Highway Closed Due to Fire, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-11

Sep 11, 2023

Train Services Suspended on JR Sotobo Line and Earthquake Relief Efforts in Morocco, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-10

Sep 10, 2023

Record-breaking Rainfall Causes Flooding in Fukushima and Chiba, and Woman Assaulted in Chiba, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-09

Sep 9, 2023

Typhoon Disrupts Train Services | Earthquake Strikes Morocco, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-08

Sep 8, 2023

Evacuation Orders Issued in Chiba and Izu Islands Due to Severe Weather / G7 Agrees on International Guidelines for AI Developers, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-07

Sep 7, 2023

Typhoon Approaching Japan; Flooding in Brazil, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-06

Sep 6, 2023

Hokkaido Earthquake 5 Years Later: Challenges of Mental Care and Forest Regeneration | Teen Arrested for Attempted Murder of Mother in Aichi, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-05

Sep 5, 2023

JR Yokohama Line Resumes Service, Truck Fire in Hyogo, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-04

Sep 4, 2023

Truck Collision Leaves Driver in Critical Condition in Chiba, and Severe Thunderstorms Expected in Kanto and Tohoku, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-03

Sep 3, 2023

Typhoon 11 Approaches Southern Islands, Electric Kick Scooter Violations Increase, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-02

Sep 2, 2023

Japanese University Football Team Suspended Indefinitely and Former Unification Church Faces Fine, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-09-01

Sep 1, 2023

Disaster Preparedness Training for Tokyo Earthquake and Investigation on High Levels of PFAS Detected, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-31

Aug 31, 2023

Evacuation Order Issued in Miyazaki and Typhoon Approaching Okinawa, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-30

Aug 30, 2023

Extreme Heat Warning in Niigata and Osaka Police Officer Fires Gun, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-29

Aug 29, 2023

Typhoon 9 Approaching Okinawa, Earthquake in Indonesia, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-28

Aug 28, 2023

Actor Ayato Nagayama Admits Charges of Violating Cannabis Control Law / Tornadoes Hit Niigata Prefecture, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-27

Aug 27, 2023

Checklist Developed to Determine Whether Children Should Skip School, Typhoon Warnings for Kanto and Tohoku, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-26

Aug 26, 2023

Cargo Ship Collision: Search for Missing Crew Continues | Hawaii Wildfire: No Information on Japanese Casualties, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-25

Aug 25, 2023

Dangerous Heatwave Expected in Several Regions, and British National Appeals Extradition in ¥100 Million Jewelry Theft Case, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-24

Aug 24, 2023

Shizuoka Issues Evacuation Advisory Due to Heavy Rain, Tokyo Electric Power to Release Treated Water into Sea, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-23

Aug 23, 2023

Dangerous Heatwave Continues in Akita with 39°C Expected; Sister of Robbery-Murder Victim Arrested for Transferring Large Sum of Money, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-22

Aug 22, 2023

Dangerous Heatwave Expected in Fukushima and Niigata | New Alzheimer's Drug Approved, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-21

Aug 21, 2023

New Alzheimer's Drug Approved for Review and Heatwave Continues in Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-20

Aug 20, 2023

Intense Heatwave Sweeps Japan | Teacher Arrested for Filming Students, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-19

Aug 19, 2023

Imperial Family Attends Concert / Delay in Reactor Restart, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-18

Aug 18, 2023

Train Service Resumes After Accident | Tragic Incident in Oita, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-17

Aug 17, 2023

Train Services Suspended on Parts of Tokaido and Sanyo Shinkansen Lines due to Heavy Rainfall; Typhoon 7 Continues to Bring Unstable Weather and Potential Landslide Risks, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-16

Aug 16, 2023

Japanese Nationals Arrested in Cambodia for Suspected Fraud, and Record-Breaking Heavy Rain Hits Western Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-15

Aug 15, 2023

Typhoon 7 Causes Damage and Power Outages in Kyoto, JR Osaka Loop Line Suspended, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-14

Aug 14, 2023

Record Rainfall in Iwate and Typhoon 7 Approaching Kansai and Tokai, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-13

Aug 13, 2023

Typhoon 7 Approaching Kanto and Kinki Regions | Extreme Heat Warning in Western Japan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-12

Aug 12, 2023

Typhoon 7 Approaching Japan, Record Rainfall in Iwate, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-11

Aug 11, 2023

Typhoon 7 Approaching Japan, Obon Traffic Congestion, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-10

Aug 10, 2023

Tokyo Agriculture University Boxing Club Member Arrested for Marijuana Possession / Typhoon 7 Approaching Ogasawara Islands, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-09

Aug 9, 2023

Evacuation Orders Issued in Nagasaki and Typhoon Approaches Ogasawara Islands, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-08

Aug 8, 2023

Typhoon 6 Approaching Kyushu and Amami, and Workers Hospitalized in Sapporo Parking Lot, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-07

Aug 7, 2023

Typhoon 6 Threatens Southern Kyushu and Amami with Heavy Rainfall, and Police Strengthen Deletion Requests for 'Dark Part-Time Job' Postings, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-06

Aug 6, 2023

Hiroshima Commemorates 78th Anniversary of Atomic Bombing, Typhoon 6 Causes Power Outages in Okinawa, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-05

Aug 5, 2023

PFAS Contamination Investigation Planned, Typhoon Approaching Okinawa and Amami Region, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-04

Aug 4, 2023

Typhoon 6 Causes Damage in Okinawa and Kyushu, and Truck Collides with Bus in Fukuoka, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-03

Aug 3, 2023

Dangerous Heat Continues and Typhoon 6 Impacts Okinawa, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-02

Aug 2, 2023

Woman Attacked in Chiba Restaurant Parking Lot, Typhoon Causes Power Outages in Okinawa, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-08-01

Aug 1, 2023

Unemployment Rate Improves and Typhoon Approaches Okinawa, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-31

Jul 31, 2023

Steam Containing High Levels of Arsenic Flows Out of Excavation Site, and Flights Disrupted Due to Typhoon, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-30

Jul 30, 2023

Typhoon Approaching Okinawa and Amami Islands, Extreme Heat Warning, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-29

Jul 29, 2023

Record Flooding in Akita City, Train Service Resumes on Seibu Ikebukuro Line, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-28

Jul 28, 2023

Heavy Rain Causes Damage to Mount Taihei Trails, Increase in Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Linked to Alcohol and Sedentary Lifestyle, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-27

Jul 27, 2023

Dangerous Heatwave Expected in Kyushu and Kinki Regions | New System to Communicate Crime Victims' Emotions to Offenders, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-26

Jul 26, 2023

Japanese Population Decreases for 14th Consecutive Year | Commemoration Ceremony for Sagamihara Disability Facility Attack, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-25

Jul 25, 2023

Big Motor President Holds Press Conference on Insurance Fraud / Tokyo Sees Recovery in Domestic Tourism, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-24

Jul 24, 2023

Intense Heatwave Continues | Train Service Disruption, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-23

Jul 23, 2023

Heatwave Sweeps Western Japan | CSF Outbreak in Hyogo, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-22

Jul 22, 2023

Delayed Opening for Kanto Expressway and Inaccurate Rainfall Predictions by Japan Meteorological Agency, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-21

Jul 21, 2023

Evacuation Orders Lifted in Akita City | Flooding Continues to Impact Akita | Multiple Incidents of Firefighting Foam Leakage at Yokota Air Base | Arrests Made in Nikko Golf Course Dismemberment Case, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-20

Jul 20, 2023

Evacuation Orders Lifted in Ishinomaki City and Resumption of Tohoku Shinkansen Services, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-19

Jul 19, 2023

North Korea Fires 2 Ballistic Missiles Outside Japanese Waters | Heatstroke Precautions as Hot Weather Continues, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-18

Jul 18, 2023

Tokyo Metro Resumes Service on Nanboku Line, Dangerous Heatwave Continues in Kanto and Tokai, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-17

Jul 17, 2023

Record-breaking Rainfall Recovery Efforts and Severe Heatwave Warning, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-16

Jul 16, 2023

Evacuation Orders Issued in Yamagata and Akita, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-15

Jul 15, 2023

Akita River Exceeds Dangerous Flood Level, Ukrainian Police Officers Learn Identification Techniques in Fukushima, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-14

Jul 14, 2023

Train Service Resumes After Accident and Baby's Body Found in Sewage Facility, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-13

Jul 13, 2023

Truck Speed Limit to be Raised for '2024 Problem' and Salt River Reaches Dangerous Level, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-12

Jul 12, 2023

Strong Winds Cause Damage in Saitama, Ibaraki, Chiba, and Gunma | Residents Recall Fukuoka Landslide, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-11

Jul 11, 2023

Father Accused of Pushing Father into River and Heatwave Warning in Kanto, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-10

Jul 10, 2023

Heavy Rain Special Warning in Fukuoka Prefecture | Flooding and Evacuations, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-09

Jul 9, 2023

Rivers in Hiroshima and Yamaguchi Prefectures Reach Dangerous Levels, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-08

Jul 8, 2023

Heavy Rainfall Warning in Shimane Prefecture | Abe Shooting Incident Trial Postponed, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-07

Jul 7, 2023

AI Guidelines for Universities - Heatwave and Heavy Rain Alert, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-06

Jul 6, 2023

Construction Accident Injures Eight in Shizuoka, New Social Media Platform 'Threads' Launches, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-05

Jul 5, 2023

Heavy Rain Expected in Kyushu Again, Arrest Planned in Nagano Quadruple Murder, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-04

Jul 4, 2023

Children's Minister Visits Tokyo's Kabukicho District and Self-Defense Force Trainee Arrested for Murder, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-03

Jul 3, 2023

Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Warnings in Kumamoto and Kyushu, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-07-01

Jul 1, 2023

Evacuation Orders Issued in Ishikawa and Yamaguchi as Heavy Rain Causes Flooding, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-30

Jun 30, 2023

Heavy Rainfall Expected in Western and Northern Japan, Concerns Over Aging Giant Buddha Statues, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-29

Jun 29, 2023

Fatal Fire in Fukui and Man Swept Away in Shiga River, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-28

Jun 28, 2023

Unstable Weather and Actor Arrested for Assisting Suicide, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-27

Jun 27, 2023

Children Learn Water Safety Ahead of Summer Season, Trial Begins for Odakyu Line Passenger Attack, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-26

Jun 26, 2023

Trial Begins for Suspect in Keio Line Attack; Symposium on Fatherhood During the Pandemic, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-25

Jun 25, 2023

Tragic Discovery: Child's Body Found in Suitcase, and Fatal Accident on Meihan Highway, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-24

Jun 24, 2023

Centenary of Fukuda Village Incident; JR East Experiences Technical Issues, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-23

Jun 23, 2023

Train Service Resumes After Accident, Report Highlights Issues in School Bullying Response, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-22

Jun 22, 2023

Fire at Nuclear Facility in Ibaraki, Emperor Attends Banquet in Indonesia, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-21

Jun 21, 2023

Bullying Prevention Law Under Review After 10 Years, Self-Defense Force Shooting Incident Investigation Continues, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-20

Jun 20, 2023

Bird Flu Management Strategy and Self-Defense Force Shooting Incident, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-19

Jun 19, 2023

Emperor and Empress Meet with Indonesian President | Man Arrested for Fatal Assault in Yokohama, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-18

Jun 18, 2023

JR East Implements Radar Rainfall Restrictions on All Conventional Lines | Japan Pediatric Society Recommends COVID-19 Vaccination for All Children, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-17

Jun 17, 2023

Elderly Red Panda 'Futa' Seeks Donations for Improved Living Environment, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-16

Jun 16, 2023

Government to Consider Legislation Prohibiting Unreasonable Fees Imposed on Smartphone App Developers, Arrested Researcher at National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Held Multiple Positions in China, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-15

Jun 15, 2023

Unstable atmospheric conditions in western and northern Japan may cause heavy rain with thunder and lightning, Female suspect arrested for spraying a substance on an elderly female customer at a department store in Osaka, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-14

Jun 14, 2023

Disaster prevention organizations call for people to start preparing for another hot summer after last year saw over 3,600 people hospitalized for heatstroke in May alone., Tokyo police call on real estate agents to report any suspicious activity in properties they manage, as part of efforts to prevent “lone wolf” attacks., & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-13

Jun 13, 2023

Japan conducts joint exercises with US and French navies to deter China's maritime expansion, Kansai Electric Power Company plans to transport some spent fuel to France, but the majority of the plan remains uncertain, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-12

Jun 12, 2023

Typhoon Approaching Izu and Ogasawara Islands, Regulations on 'Mixed Loading' of Passengers and Luggage to be Relaxed Nationwide, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-11

Jun 11, 2023

Man arrested for attempting to kill his father in Saitama, Three robbery suspects to be arrested again for additional charges, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-10

Jun 10, 2023

Dentsu Group releases report calling for strengthened risk management, My Na Insurance Card linked to others' information in at least 85 cases, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-09

Jun 9, 2023

Evacuation orders issued in Shizuoka due to heavy rain and landslide risks, Toddler dies after being left on a bed soaked in kerosene, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-08

Jun 8, 2023

COVID-19 cases show a gradual increase a month after the transition to Category 5 status, Fisheries Agency study group recommends measures to address declining catches of Pacific saury and salmon due to changes in ocean environments, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-07

Jun 7, 2023

China and Russia's joint military exercise raises concerns for Japan's defense ministry., Former Japanese politician, Gashi, arrested for repeated threats against celebrities on a video-sharing site., & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-06

Jun 6, 2023

Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics face significant governance challenges, says Tokyo Metropolitan Government's audit committee, Rainstorms hit several regions in Japan over the weekend, causing flooding and damage, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-05

Jun 5, 2023

Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line resumes full service after signal malfunction, Earthquake activity continues in Ishikawa Prefecture one month after magnitude 6.0 earthquake, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-04

Jun 4, 2023

Tokyo sees a surge in syphilis cases, prompting the city to expand its testing system., The National Cancer Center releases a fact sheet on cervical cancer in Japan, urging the use of HPV vaccines and other preventive measures., & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-03

Jun 3, 2023

Heavy rain and flooding cause damage and danger in Japan, with one person dead and two missing., University entrance exams this year will not require masks to be worn during the tests, returning to pre-pandemic conditions., & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-02

Jun 2, 2023

Residents call for continuation of JR Kururi Line despite continued deficits., Typhoon and front bring heavy rain and risk of linear precipitation band., & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-06-01

Jun 1, 2023

North Korea's Kim Jong Un's sister emphasizes the launch of a military reconnaissance satellite, Okinawa issues evacuation orders due to high tide warnings, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-31

May 31, 2023

North Korea launches ballistic missile, J-Alert evacuation alert issued and then lifted, G7 discusses regulations and use of AI technology, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-30

May 30, 2023

Self-Defense Forces deploy missile interception units in preparation for North Korea's ballistic missile launch, Researchers develop a method of detecting abnormal proteins in blood samples for Parkinson's disease and some types of dementia, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-29

May 29, 2023

Typhoon to approach Okinawa region, bringing heavy rain and strong winds, Archaeologists discover part of tomb from late Yayoi period at Yoshinogari Ruins, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-28

May 28, 2023

Self-proclaimed doctor arrested for obstructing official duties after barricading himself in medical clinic with a knife in Fukuoka, Typhoon No. 2 expected to approach Okinawa after May 31st, heavy rain also expected in eastern and western Japan after May 29th due to a front, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-27

May 27, 2023

New mechanism behind implantation failure during infertility treatments discovered by University of Tokyo researchers, 14 people who died after receiving COVID-19 vaccine to receive compensation due to possibility of causal relationship, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-26

May 26, 2023

Man arrested for murder after barricading himself in Nagano, Powerful Typhoon No. 2 approaching Okinawa and Honshu, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-25

May 25, 2023

Suspect in Thallium Murder Case Found to Have Related Search History on Smartphone, Government Aims to Halve Heatstroke Deaths by 2030 with Stronger Countermeasures Plan, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-24

May 24, 2023

Miyagi court to rule on lawsuit seeking halt to Onagawa nuclear plant operation, Survey finds over 20% of individual delivery business owners work over 13 hours a day, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-23

May 23, 2023

Izu Islands hit by magnitude 5.0 earthquake and aftershocks, Construction machinery manufacturers turn to advanced technology to combat worker shortage in the industry, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-22

May 22, 2023

Companies show consideration for sexual minorities, Yellow sand expected to affect transportation in Hokkaido to Chugoku region, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-21

May 21, 2023

Ukrainian President Zelensky participates in G7 Hiroshima Summit on final day, Temporary disruption of Hiroshima City website due to possible cyberattack, police investigate, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-20

May 20, 2023

Moderna Japan launches website with daily COVID-19 infection estimates, Daihatsu halts production and sales of two hybrid cars in Japan due to falsified collision test data, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-19

May 19, 2023

Oita court destroys court records despite specifying 'permanent preservation', Multiple schools across Japan report mass influenza infections, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-18

May 18, 2023

Survivors of Hiroshima atomic bombing and NGOs call for nuclear abolition ahead of G7 summit, Japan experiences dangerous levels of heat, Ministry urges precautions against heatstroke and warns of domestic measles outbreak, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-17

May 17, 2023

Keisei Chiba Line resumes operation after temporary suspension due to personal injury accident, Kanto region expected to experience hottest day of the year so far, with temperatures exceeding 35 degrees Celsius, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-16

May 16, 2023

Police investigate series of arson attacks targeting motorcycles in Chiba, Body part found near Hokkaido lake where man went missing, believed to be bear attack victim, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-15

May 15, 2023

Okinawa's burden of national security increases on the 51st anniversary of its return to Japan, Tokyo Metropolitan Government investigates psychiatric hospital after nurse arrest for patient abuse, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-14

May 14, 2023

Unstable weather conditions in western Japan, with thunderstorms, strong winds, and heavy rain expected, Experts warn of unique tremors that can cause significant damage to wooden houses in certain areas of Ishikawa's Suzu City, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-13

May 13, 2023

Four injured in Fukui factory fire, weather agency warns of unstable atmospheric conditions in western Japan, Kawasaki's Asao Ward has the longest life expectancy in the country, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-12

May 12, 2023

Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare plans to expand online interviews for unemployment benefits, WHO announces the end of emergency declaration for Monkeypox, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-11

May 11, 2023

Earthquake, challenges of educational opportunities, damaged houses, China Coast Guard enters Japanese waters, bird attack on video, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-10

May 10, 2023

JR East revises earthquake resistance reinforcement plan, Rakuten Mobile execs re-arrested for another fraud suspicion, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-09

May 9, 2023

Households with children to receive ¥10,000 grant in Chiba, requests made to disclose source data for AI-generated content, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-08

May 8, 2023

NEXCO plans to increase number of EV rapid charging stations, heavy rain triggers evacuation orders and warnings in several areas, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-07

May 7, 2023

Severe weather alerts due to heavy rain and flooding risk, increased special fraud cases targeting the elderly, accidents in the Southern Alps, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-06

May 6, 2023

Missing university student in Gunma, earthquakes in Ishikawa, Tokyo Bay Ferry suspension, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-05

May 5, 2023

Forest fire in Nagano, COVID-19 long-lasting symptoms in children, WHO declares end of COVID-19 emergency, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-04

May 4, 2023

Woman found dead in Mie Prefecture, Crown Prince and Princess attend UK coronation, Ikebukuro massage parlor robbery, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-03

May 3, 2023

Traffic congestion during Golden Week, NHK survey on LGBTQ rights, families of Japanese citizens abducted by North Korea seek U.S. support, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-02

May 2, 2023

Japanese man on his own means out of Sudan, Keio Uni predicts antibody reduction from COVID-19 vaccine, helicopter recovery after delay, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-05-01

May 1, 2023

TEPCO begins retrieval of highly radioactive soil bags stored underground, police find login info for millions of users, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-30

Apr 30, 2023

16 areas across Japan selected for 'decarbonization advanced areas', Tokyo Bay Ferry suspends operations, a new kit to detect drugs in the body, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-29

Apr 29, 2023

Charter plane returns to Japan, Kobe ramen shop incident, teacher working conditions survey, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-28

Apr 28, 2023

Spring Conferment of Decorations, Sudan evacuations, helicopter accident updates, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-27

Apr 27, 2023

Japan's immigration law reform, Emperor's garden party, earthquake damage review, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-26

Apr 26, 2023

Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence calls for responsible use of AI, Hiroshima police confirm false alarm, Chinese aircraft carrier observed in South China Sea, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-25

Apr 25, 2023

Transport plane evacuates Japanese residents from Sudan, Tokyo psychiatric hospital receives improvement order, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-24

Apr 24, 2023

Air Self-Defense Force dispatched for Japanese citizen evacuation in Sudan, childcare policy changes, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-23

Apr 23, 2023

Japan Air Self-Defense Force prepares to evacuate citizens in Sudan, delay in Fukushima decommissioning, rare disease treatment progress, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-22

Apr 22, 2023

Tokaido Shinkansen temporarily suspended, Tokyo Metro offers stroller rental, Air Self-Defense Force prepares for evacuation, & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-21

Apr 21, 2023

Juntendo University conducts gut bacteria transplant for ulcerative colitis patients, Tobu Tojo Line resumes full operation & more

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-20

Apr 20, 2023

Explosive device found near Japan's Prime Minister, grape shipping begins in Shimane, firefighter arrested for drug possession & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-19

Apr 19, 2023

Sexual violence prevention posters cancelled, helicopter accident update, AI in cyber patrols & more…

Japan Daily News - 2023-04-18

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