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  • Talkin' World War III Blues -- Again K年1月22日 E7時16分 OpEdNews Talkin' World War III Blues -- Again by John Kendall Hawkins It bears underscoring: We've been at war with Russia since we double-tapped the Japs to impress the Russkies, more than 75 years ago, and got the Nuke Race going, using Russia's …
  • Biden and Kishida agree to 'push back' China's attempts to change status quo in East China Sea, SCS K年1月22日 E6時40分 Economic Times US President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida have agreed to "push back" against China's attempts to change the status quo in the East China Sea and the South China Sea, and highlighted the importance of the Quad grouping …
  • Soar to the skies and beyond at the Smithsonian's Udvar-Hazy Center - CNET K年1月22日 E4時32分 Cnet The spectacular view that greets you as you walk into the museum. Geoff Morrison/CNET Just outside Washington, DC, lies an annex to the world-famous Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Don't let the "annex" part throw you, though. …
  • Parks' Nagoya whips Hokkaido; Paras, Niigata suffer 24th straight loss K年1月22日 E3時49分 Manila Bulletin Sports / Basketball / Parks' Nagoya whips Hokkaido; Paras, Niigata suffer 24th straight loss Ray Parks Jr. struggles didn’t prevent the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins from continuing their good run of form in Japan’s B.League after a 90-60 rout of …
  • Defender Chernóbil en una invasión no vale la pena, dicen algunos ucranianos K年1月22日 E2時00分 The New York Times CHERNÓBIL, Ucrania — Soldados ucranianos, con rifles Kalashnikov colgados al hombro, patrullan por un bosque silencioso y nevado, pasando por casas abandonadas desde hace tanto tiempo que las enredaderas se enroscan por las ventanas rotas. No se cultiva …
  • Japan to expand COVID quasi-emergency to 29 of 47 prefectures K年1月22日 E10時50分 Japan Today Japan is planning to expand the enforcement of a quasi-state of emergency to a total of 29 of the country's 47 prefectures, after Osaka and seven others requested Friday that the central government put them under such a measure in an effort to curb the …
  • Ex-lawmaker Anri Kawai hospitalized after sleeping pill overdose K年1月22日 E10時50分 Japan Today Anri Kawai, a former member of the House of Councillors in the Diet, who was convicted of buying votes, has been hospitalized after taking an overdose of sleeping pills. According to police, Kawai, 48, called a relative at around 6:30 p.m. on Thursday and …
  • Tokyo reports 11,227 new coronavirus cases; nationwide tally 54,576 K年1月22日 E10時50分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Saturday reported a record high 11,227 new coronavirus cases, up 1,528 from Friday and up 6,666 from last Saturday. It is the first time that the daily count has topped 10,000. By age group, 3,234 cases were in their …
  • Biden, Japan PM talk China, North Korea, Russia in first formal meeting K年1月22日 E10時47分 New York Post President Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida held their first formal meeting virtually on Friday to discuss the two countries’ relationship and the threat posed by China in the Pacific. During the call, which lasted just over 80 minutes, both …
  • What a Potential Russian Invasion Means in Chernobyl K年1月22日 E10時06分 The New York Times CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — Ukrainian soldiers, Kalashnikov rifles slung over their shoulders, patrolled through a silent, snowy forest, passing homes so long abandoned that vines twirl through the broken windows. The fields are fallow, the cities deserted and …
  • Parks, Ramos limited in Nagoya, Toyama wins K年1月22日 E9時40分 Philippine STAR Luisa Morales - Philstar.com January 22, 2022 | 4:36pm MANILA, Philippines — Filipino imports Bobby Ray Parks Jr. and Dwight Ramos were both limited on offense as their respective teams won as B. League action returned on Saturday. Parks, for his part, …
  • Japan to enforce stronger curbs K年1月22日 E7時40分 Navhind Times Tokyo: Restaurants and bars will close early in Tokyo and a dozen other areas across Japan beginning Friday as the country widens COVID-19 restrictions due to the omicron variant causing cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The restraint, …
  • Fox Nation's 'Who Can Forget 1986?' relives Chernobyl nuclear disaster K年1月22日 E1時57分 Fox News At 1:23 am on April 26, 1986, the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant - located in the Soviet Republic of Ukraine and considered to have been the pride of the Soviet Union - began what was supposed to be a routine safety test. What happened in the next 36 …
  • NZ water ship unloads in Tonga as other aid arrive K年1月22日 E1時41分 Gulf Times • New Zealand ship brings 250,000 litres of water • Australian, New Zealand ships due in coming days • UN says Tonga has asked for urgent assistance • Astronaut saw volcanic ash from space Life-saving water supplies from a New Zealand navy ship were …
  • 48 Cheap & Easy Things To Do in Portland This Weekend: Jan 21-23, 2022 K年1月22日 E1時19分 AltWeeklies.com Stay safe out there, Portland! As always, get tested and stay home if you feel sick—and get your booster while it's hot. Speaking of omicron, we advise checking directly with venues for the latest updates—including health guidelines, postponements, and …
  • Covid-19: Japan expands restaurant curbs K年1月22日 E12時26分 Taipei Times Restaurants and bars had to close early in Tokyo and a dozen other areas across Japan yesterday as the country widened COVID-19 restrictions due to the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 causing cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The restraint, …
  • Elon Musk Uses Internet to Ask the People of Tonga If They’d Like Help With Their Internet K年1月21日 E11時53分 Gizmodo This long-exposure image shows a trail of a group of SpaceX’s Starlink satellites passing over Uruguay.Photo: Mariana Suarez (Getty Images) SpaceX founder Elon Musk wants to know if Tongan residents would like him to save them from their potentially month- …
  • Arts & Entertainment Calendar K年1月21日 E10時31分 The Atlanta Voice - Georgia Editor’s Note: Events may change without notice. Check with the venue or Ticketmaster or Live Nation for updates. CONCERTS Tinsley Ellis Album Release Party – Jan. 21, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. City Winery Atlanta, Ponce City Market, Atlanta. Judy Collins – Jan. …
  • OBIT: Northland J Force veteran George Erstich was a humble example of military service K年1月21日 E9時26分 Northern Advocate Northern Advocate 21 Jan, 2022 04:00 PM3 minutes to read George Erstich, J Force, Japan, Royal New Zealand Air Force, passed away earlier this month. George Erstich, J Force, Japan, Royal New Zealand Air Force, passed away earlier this month.Tai Tokerau …
  • Letter: Add Jan. 6 to list of annual vigils K年1月21日 E8時26分 Corvallis Gazette-Times - Oregon The political left in Corvallis and its media outlet want you to take them seriously.Take this headline, for example: “Corvallis remembers Jan. 6 with candlelight vigil.” According to the story, “As many as 100-plus gathered.” No exaggeration there, right? …
  • ‘Though the Earth Gives Way’ — Q&A with author Mark S. Johnson K年1月21日 E7時28分 WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin Mark S. Johnson has written about science and health for more than 35 years as a journalist, earning a 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting and a finalist nod three other times throughout his career. But this is the first time the Milwaukee …
  • Somalia - he Horn Of Africa States: A Proposition K年1月21日 E6時54分 MENAFN (MENAFN- SomTribune) I grew up with five-pointed white star of the sky-blue Somali flag, and at the time, me and all Somalis, were indoctrinated to believe that each of the five corners of the star stood for and represented one of the regions inhabited by …
  • Japan Tightens Restrictions in 13 Prefectures as COVID-19 Numbers Soar K年1月21日 E5時42分 The Epoch Times The Japanese government on Wednesday expanded quasi-emergency measures to 13 more prefectures, including Tokyo, in a bid to contain the rapid spread of the coronavirus fueled by the highly transmissible Omicron variant. The restrictions initially imposed …
  • How I decolonised my trip to New Mexico K年1月21日 E5時35分 The Independent The sun daubs the sky hot pink and orange over a row of small, undulating mountains, a few puffy white clouds reflecting the palette like a perfect desert painting. Between me and the hills are wide-open pastures of grama grass and chamisa bushes tinted …
  • Biden and Japanese P.M. Kishida discuss threats from China, North Korea K年1月21日 E4時15分 NBC News WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden met virtually with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Friday to discuss China's military posture, North Korea's nuclear program and other common threats, including Covid, the climate crisis and cybersecurity. …
  • Biden-Kishida 1st formal talks touch on China, nuke weapons K年1月21日 E4時14分 OC Metro By MARI YAMAGUCHI and AAMER MADHANI WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Friday used their first formal meeting to discuss concerns about China’s growing military assertiveness that’s spurring increasing …
  • Dinosaur food and Hiroshima bomb survivors: Maidenhair trees are 'living fossils' K年1月21日 E3時02分 Phys.org Most of us are captivated by the thought of a "living fossil," which is any organism that appeared millions of years ago in the fossil record and survives today, relatively unchanged. The maidenhair tree, Ginkgo biloba, ticks all the boxes of …
  • Who is Amanda Anisimova? Meet the young tennis star who upset Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open K年1月21日 E3時02分 Sporting News Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka's stay in Melbourne this year was short, thanks to a rising American star.  Amanda Anisimova, a 20-year-old from New Jersey, stunned the four-time grand slam winner Friday, saving two match points on the …
  • Biden-Kishida 1st formal talks touch on China, nuke weapons K年1月21日 E2時47分 Nahsville Ledger - Tennessee VOL. 46 | NO. 3 | Friday, January 21, 2022 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Friday used their first formal meeting to discuss concerns about China's growing military assertiveness that's spurring …
  • The nuclear threat is greater than ever K年1月21日 E12時33分 Christian Today Peace Park in Hiroshima where a flame will continue to burn until there are no more nuclear weapons in the world.(Photo: Unsplash) "How is it you cannot interpret this fateful hour?" In Luke 12:56 Jesus gives a glimpse of his frustration with our …
  • Japan widens virus restrictions as Omicron variant surges in cities K年1月21日 E11時35分 Guernsey Press and Star Restaurants and bars will close early in Tokyo and a dozen other areas across Japan from today as the country widens its Covid-19 restrictions due to the Omicron variant. The variant has caused cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The …
  • New Zealand ship brings water for Tonga, where supply is tainted by volcanic ash K年1月21日 E11時23分 NBC News The salt water from the tsunami and the falling ash spoiled most sources of water on the islands and Tongans have been struggling to find clean water as they clear away the ash. “We are cleaning the ash and have been since Monday,” said Branko Sugar, 61, …
  • Fisherman recalls racing tsunami, raining rocks after Tongan volcano erupted K年1月21日 E11時13分 BD News 24 As the 61-year-old stowed away his spearfishing gear the first of four loud volcanic explosions rocked the tranquil South Pacific sending a giant wave towards his boat. "We stopped the boat and just looked. Then we saw the wave coming towards us. The …
  • New Zealand Ship Arrives with Water for Parched Tonga K年1月21日 E11時03分 Voice of America WELLINGTON/SYDNEY —  A New Zealand navy ship carrying 250,000 liters of water arrived in Tonga on Friday, bringing life-saving supplies for the South Pacific archipelago six days after it was devastated by a volcanic eruption and tsunami that polluted …
  • Best Bets: Katt Williams, Brian McKnight, Tool and more for your Las Vegas weekend K年1月21日 E10時20分 Las Vegas Sun - Nevada Danny Johnston/AP R&B star Brian McKnight plays Encore Theater this weekend. By Brock Radke (contact) Friday, Jan. 21, 2022 | 2 a.m. The last-minute postponement of Adele's residency show launch certainly leaves a powerful void at the Colosseum …
  • FactChecking Biden’s Press Conference K年1月21日 E9時18分 FactCheck.org Biden takes questions from reporters during the Jan. 19 news conference in the East Room of the White House. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. “Seventy-five percent of adults are fully vaccinated,” he said. “We’ve gone from 90 million adults with …
  • Japan faces putting majority of 47 prefs. Under COVID quasi-emergency K年1月21日 E9時18分 Kazinform TOKYO. KAZINFORM - A majority of Japan's 47 prefectures have come under or are moving to seek restrictions on restaurants and bars to cope with surging coronavirus infections, with 12 more areas including Osaka set to seek quasi-state of emergency …
  • Tokyo reports 9,699 new cases; nationwide tally 49,854 K年1月21日 E8時56分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Friday reported a record high 9,699 new coronavirus cases, up 1,061 from Thursday and up 5,641 from last Friday. By age group, 2,973 cases were in their 20s, 1,835 in their 30s and 1,333 in their 40s, while 1,078 were …
  • Japan widens virus restrictions but some people becoming less cooperative K年1月21日 E8時56分 Japan Today Restaurants and bars will close early in Tokyo and a dozen other prefectures across Japan beginning Friday night as the country widens COVID-19 restrictions due to the Omicron variant causing cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The restraint …
  • Best in (picture) show K年1月21日 E8時11分 Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette Over the past few years that I've been following him on Facebook, writer-director Paul Schrader (2017's "First Reformed," 1976's "Taxi Driver") has developed into one of my favorite writers on film. He is a deeply serious …
  • Japan and U.S. urge world leaders to visit A-bombed Hiroshima and Nagasaki K年1月21日 E7時39分 Japan Times Japan and the United States on Friday urged world leaders to visit Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the cities destroyed by U.S. atomic bombings in World War II, as they aim to build momentum toward a world free of nuclear weapons. “Recalling the visit by former …
  • Japan faces putting majority of 47 prefectures under COVID-19 quasi-emergency K年1月21日 E7時38分 Japan Times A majority of Japan’s 47 prefectures have come under or are moving to seek restrictions on restaurants and bars to cope with surging coronavirus infections, with 12 more areas including Osaka Prefecture set to seek quasi-state of emergency declarations by …
  • COVID-19 disrupts aid flight to tsunami-hit Tonga K年1月21日 E7時38分 Channel News Asia The first aid flights from Australia and New Zealand landed in Tonga on Thursday with much-needed supplies of water for sanitation and hygiene as well as shelter, communication equipment and power generators. A New Zealand maritime sustainment vessel HMNZS …
  • Covid disrupts aid flight to tsunami-hit Tonga K年1月21日 E7時31分 The Sun Daily WELLINGTON/SYDNEY: As aid trickles into the South Pacific nation of Tonga, devastated by a volcanic eruption and tsunami, an Australian aid flight was forced to return to base due to a positive Covid-19 case onboard, a defence official said on Friday. …
  • ‘Fire of Love’ Review: A Molten Love Triangle Between Married Volcanologists and Their Subject K年1月21日 E7時12分 Indie Wire Sara Dosa’s “Fire of Love” is a documentarian’s dream. With a truly amazing trove of archival footage taken by married volcanologists Maurice and Katia Krafft, the movie is, seemingly, essentially handed to them. However, that surely didn’t make piecing …
  • Tonga turns back aid flight from Australia after positive Covid case discovered K年1月21日 E7時05分 The Guardian Tonga has turned back an aid flight from Australia due to a positive Covid case on board, despite assurances from the Morrison government that humanitarian relief from the volcanic eruption and tsunami could be offered in a Covid-safe way. Tonga is Covid- …
  • Japan is ramping up COVID-19 restrictions as omicron cases surge K年1月21日 E6時38分 WKU Public Radio - Kentucky TOKYO — Restaurants and bars will close early in Tokyo and a dozen other areas across Japan beginning Friday as the country widens COVID-19 restrictions due to the omicron variant causing cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The restraint, …
  • Scientists: Disastrous Tonga Volcano Eruption 500 Times More Powerful Compared to Hiroshima K年1月21日 E6時17分 Nature World News Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha'apai volcano which is situated about 8-mile off the coast of the island of Fonufo'ou in Tonga erupted the previous weekend. Many countries throughout the world were forced to issue tsunami warnings as a result of the enormous …
  • US forces in Japan were a ‘Trojan tank’ for Covid K年1月21日 E6時06分 Asia Times TOKYO – As the number of daily Covid-19 infections across Japan soars from less than 100 per day at the end of last year to more than 30,000 per day at present, increasing anger is being aimed at … the US military. While Japan and the United States may be …
  • World War 3: Here’s what would happen if a nuclear bomb dropped on New York City during WW3 K年1月21日 E4時12分 Portsmouth Today It is at 100 seconds to midnight for the second year in the row – which is the closest to midnight it has ever been. The countdown - a metaphor for global collapse - took into account dangerous threats posed by nuclear weapons, climate change, disruptive …
  • US, Japan reaffirm commitment to complete denuclearization of Korean Peninsula K年1月21日 E2時44分 Korea Herald WASHINGTON -- The United States and Japan reaffirmed their commitment to the complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula Thursday, urging North Korea to quickly return to the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). The countries also urged all UN member …
  • World rushes aid to tsunami-hit Tonga amid water, food shortage K年1月21日 E1時55分 Al Jazeera UN says some 60,000 people affected by damage to crops, livestock, and fisheries due to ashfall, saltwater intrusion and potential for acid rain. More ships and aircraft carrying aid are due to arrive in Tonga in the coming days as the international …
  • Japan widens virus restrictions as omicron surges in cities K年1月21日 E1時23分 Local 10 - Florida TOKYO – Restaurants and bars will close early in Tokyo and a dozen other areas across Japan beginning Friday as Japan widens COVID-19 restrictions due to the omicron variant causing cases to surge to new highs in metropolitan areas. The restraint, which is …
  • World rushes aid to tsunami-hit Tonga as drinking water, food runs short K年1月21日 E12時28分 SaltWire By Praveen Menon and Kirsty Needham WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - More ships and aircraft carrying aid are due to arrive in Tonga in coming days as the international community responds to calls for urgent assistance from the Pacific island nation …
  • 'We're on the clock': Tongan community closely watching volcano relief effort K年1月20日 E10時30分 ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) The warden of the Gold Coast's Tongan community has warned that humanitarian efforts are "on the clock" following the volcanic eruption that has affected about 80 per cent of the island nation's population.  Key points: The UN estimates …
  • Dinosaur food and Hiroshima bomb survivors: maidenhair trees are 'living fossils' and your new favourite plant K年1月20日 E9時34分 MENAFN (MENAFN- The Conversation) Most of us are captivated by the thought of a“living fossil”, which is any organism that appeared millions of years ago in the fossil record and survives today, relatively unchanged. The maidenhair tree, Ginkgo biloba, ticks all …
  • Cinema Chat: Sundance adapts to COVID, Oscar betting odds, 'Drive My Car,' and more K年1月20日 E2時53分 WEMU - Michigan There are plenty of movies to keep you warm in this cold January. WEMU's Michael Jewett fills in for David Fair once again in our weekly chat about the world of film with Michigan Theater Foundation executive director Russ Collins. Cinema Chat: 01/ …
  • Tonga volcano eruption likely loudest sound on Earth in century, left Tongans deaf during evacuations K年1月20日 E12時07分 Fox News Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. The eruption of the undersea volcano in the South Pacific on Saturday was so loud, many Tongans could not hear and had to signal to each other while evacuating, according …
  • Tonga vulcano eruption 500 times stronger than Hiroshima bomb K年1月20日 E11時33分 MercoPress Thursday, January 20th 2022 - 09:52 UTC Until communications are properly restored in Tonga all data are preliminary figures A NASA scientist has compared this weekend's volcanic eruption off Tonga with the atomic bomb dropped by the United States at …
  • Andrew Bacevich's "After the Apocalypse" K年1月20日 E10時45分 OpEdNews Mark Twain famously wrote that "War is God's way of teaching Americans geography." Unfortunately, today's wars seem to lack even that infinitesimal saving grace. Could one American in ten actually name the five countries the U.S. bombed …
  • First aid flights arrive in Tonga after massive volcanic eruption and tsunami K年1月20日 E10時24分 NPR Tongan Foreign Minister Fekitamoeloa 'Utoikamanu (right) is accompanied by Australian High Commissioner to Tonga Rachael Moore as they receive a Royal Australian Air Force C-17A Globemaster III aircraft delivering Australian aid at Fuaʻamotu …
  • Anti-COVID steps far from uniform for Japan prefectures under quasi-emergency K年1月20日 E10時17分 Japan Times Taking a page out of a familiar playbook, 13 more prefectures will soon impose restrictions on alcohol sales and business hours as part of quasi-emergency measures, but while the measures against COVID-19 will mostly target restaurants and bars, the rules …
  • Japan’s daily COVID-19 cases top 46,000, a new record for third straight day K年1月20日 E10時17分 Japan Times Japan's confirmed daily coronavirus cases on Thursday topped 46,000, setting a new record for the third consecutive day as the rapid spread of the highly transmissible omicron variant has left the country struggling with what has become the "sixth …
  • Tokyo reports 8,638 new coronavirus cases; nationwide tally 46,199 K年1月20日 E9時06分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Thursday reported a record high 8,638 new coronavirus cases, up 1,261 from Wednesday and up 5,514 from last Thursday. By age group, 2,617 cases were in their 20s, 1,550 in their 30s and 1,1251 in their 40s, while 976 …
  • Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo prefectures seek COVID quasi-emergency K年1月20日 E9時06分 Japan Today The western Japan prefectures of Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo will ask the government Friday to place them under a coronavirus quasi-state emergency amid the rapid spread of the highly transmissible Omicron variant, Osaka Gov Hirofumi Yoshimura said. The planned …
  • Thursday morning UK news briefing: Tory party's 'year of agony' K年1月20日 E7時52分 The Telegraph Meanwhile, teaching unions are angered that masks will no longer be required in classrooms from today.  It comes with the immediate lifting of guidance advising people to work from home if possible. See what else is changing with the end of Plan B.  Mr …
  • Tonga volcano: What now? K年1月20日 E7時16分 News (South Africa) On Thursday, January 19 at 19:30GMT: Rescuers are still waiting to get on the ground in Tonga after an undersea volcano erupted, wiping out communities and crippling the country’s ability to communicate with the outside world.  The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’ …
  • UNICEF Mobilizes Emergency Response After Underwater Volcanic Eruption Plunges Tonga Into Crisis K年1月20日 E6時06分 Forbes UNICEF is working with partners to rush emergency supplies to children and families in the island nation. On January 15, 2022, a satellite image captures a massive eruption of the underwater Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano near the South Pacific …
  • Tongans deafened by volcanic blast as they fled for safety K年1月20日 E2時28分 Cape Breton Post (Reuters) - When Tonga's Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano violently erupted, sending shockwaves and tsunami across the Pacific, the blast in the small island nation was so deafening that fleeing families could only wave at their loved ones to run. …
  • COVID-19: Japan widens COVID-19 curbs as infections surge K年1月20日 E1時23分 Taipei Times The Japanese government is to place Tokyo and a dozen other areas under new restrictions for COVID-19 effective tomorrow, allowing local leaders to shorten hours for eateries, as a surge in the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 threatens to paralyze society. A …
  • Matthew Roberson: What will Major League Baseball look like post-lockout? K年1月20日 E1時19分 St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Missouri Matthew Roberson, New York Daily News Whether it’s full on reconstructive surgery or just some touch ups around the edges, Major League Baseball could look a lot different the next time we see it. For starters, an Opening Day in May or June would have a …
  • Movie Review: Drive My Car K年1月20日 E12時33分 Pittsburgh Magazine PHOTO © JANUS FILMS Several critical bodies, including the National Society of Film Critics and the prestigious New York Film Critics Circle, have declared that “Drive My Car” is the best film of the year. I’m not sure it’s quite there, though it is …
  • A Nuclear Ban by All but Those Who Possess the Bomb K年1月19日 E11時53分 Santa Barbara Independent - California Opinion The Other January Anniversary Few of Us Think About An ICBM launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. | Credit: Courtesy By Scott Fina Wed Jan 19, 2022 | 2:44pm A year out from the January 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol, Congress, the media, and …
  • Scientists warn of 'unprecedented' environmental disaster with acid rain and ash K年1月19日 E10時34分 The New Zeland Herald NZ Navy ship sets sail for Tonga. Video / NZ Defence ForceTonga's massive underwater volcanic eruption could result in years-long damage to coral reefs and fisheries that are vital to the local economy, scientists have warned. The Pacific Island …
  • First Australian and New Zealand aid arrives in Tonga after the volcanic eruption as the first on-the-ground images emerge K年1月19日 E10時08分 ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) The first Australian and New Zealand aid flights have arrived in Tonga, as on-the-ground images of the recent volcanic eruption emerge from the Pacific Island nation. Key points: A World Health Organization representative says the most important aid from …
  • CBS’s Nate Burleson Ties Massive Volcano, Tsunami to Climate Change K年1月19日 E9時26分 NewsBusters CBS Mornings co-host and former NFL player Nate Burleson took the climate change narrative to a whole new level as, during Wednesday’s show, he cited the “harsh reality” of climate change and the need for all of us “to do our part” as it relates to the …
  • Ocean warming hits another record high on climate change K年1月19日 E9時16分 South Africa Today A new study has found that, for the sixth year in a row, the world’s oceans have been hotter than they’ve ever been in recent history due to human-induced climate change. The research team found that last year, the upper 2,000 meters (6,600 feet) in all …
  • An Electrifying Adaptation of a Murakami Short Story K年1月19日 E7時01分 The Atlantic Online Drive My Car involves a lot of driving, but in one of its best scenes its main character is simply describing driving. Yusuke Kafuku (played by Hidetoshi Nishijima) is an actor and director who, because of his developing glaucoma, has been assigned a …
  • Crisis looms for tsunami-hit Tonga as nations rush to help K年1月19日 E3時50分 Japan Times Nations rushed to aid tsunami-hit Tonga on Wednesday, with Japan preparing to offer funds and other help and New Zealand Navy vessels set to arrive with critical supplies. The Pacific nation is reeling from a volcanic eruption and tsunami and remains …
  • Daily COVID-19 cases in Japan top 40,000, setting new record K年1月19日 E3時50分 Japan Times New COVID-19 cases in Japan on Wednesday surged to more than 40,000 — shattering the record it set a day earlier by about 10,000 — local media reported, as the omicron variant of the virus prompted the government to put more prefectures under a quasi-state …
  • Omicron prompts quasi-emergency expansion across large swath of Japan K年1月19日 E3時49分 Japan Times To curb the rapidly spreading omicron variant, the government decided on Wednesday to implement quasi-emergency measures, designed to restrict social and business activities, across 13 more prefectures. The status will be effective from Friday through Feb. …
  • Desperate Tongans await critical water supplies K年1月19日 E3時47分 BusinessLIVE Two New Zealand navy vessels will arrive in Tonga on Friday carrying critical water supplies for the Pacific island nation reeling from a undersea volcanic eruption and tsunami and largely cut off from the rest of the world. Hundreds of homes in Tonga’s …
  • Golden Globe Winner ‘Drive My Car’ Offers a Mesmerizing Tribute to the Power of Theater K年1月19日 E3時17分 Seven Days - Vermont Great literature knows no national or cultural borders. In past decades, that was a bland, humanistic credo. In these days of rising nationalism, it's a more controversial statement. But the idea has never been explored as literally or as compellingly …
  • 75 Years On, the Doomsday Clock Keeps Ticking K年1月19日 E2時49分 Wired In Stanley Kubrick’s classic 1964 satire Dr. Strangelove, it just takes one errant general in command of nuclear bombers, plus American and Soviet policies of “mutually assured destruction,” to trigger worldwide catastrophe. The darkly hilarious film …
  • Tonga's Telecom Services Restored After Being Hit by Eruption 500 Times Stronger Than Hiroshima Bomb K年1月19日 E2時25分 Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220119/tongas-telecom-services-restored-after-being-hit-by-eruption-500-times-stronger-than-hiroshima-bomb-1092369171.html Tonga's Telecom Services Restored After Being Hit by Eruption 500 Times Stronger Than …
  • Further Consideration: Columbia's 10-year public art challenge K年1月19日 E1時35分 The Post and Courier - South Carolina There is a 10-year challenge that periodically pops up on social media in which participants are asked to share a recent photo of themself alongside a similar photo from 10 years earlier. We do this just in case our Facebook “friends” are running low on …
  • Tokyo reports record high 7,377 new coronavirus cases K年1月19日 E1時18分 Japan Today The Tokyo metropolitan government on Wednesday reported a record high 7,377 new coronavirus cases, up 2,192 from Tuesday and up 5,179 from last Wednesday. By age group, 2,120 cases were in their 20s, 1,305 in their 30s, 1,043 in their 40s, while 939 were …
  • Dozen Japanese regions raise health alert over record Covid-19 cases K年1月19日 E1時03分 La Prensa Latina - Tennessee Tokyo, Jan 19 (EFE).- Japan decided Wednesday to raise the health alert for coronavirus in Tokyo and 12 other prefectures due to the spread of the omicron variant, on a day in which it registered 40,000 infections countrywide, a new record. The government …
  • Tonga eruption: Food and water shortage looms after supplies contaminated K年1月19日 E11時22分 Daily Mail Tonga is facing imminent water and food shortages after crops and drinking sources were inundated with salt water and ash from a devastating volcanic explosion which triggered a 50ft tsunami, aid agencies have warned. Water which tens of thousands of …
  • Tonga volcano erupted with force of more than 600 Hiroshima bombs K年1月19日 E9時28分 Fox News Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. The undersea volcano near the island nation of Tonga erupted on Saturday with an explosive force that was more than 600 times as powerful as the atomic bomb dropped on …
  • Businessinsider.co.za | Tonga's volcano erupted with force over 600 times of atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima, scientists K年1月19日 E9時01分 News24 Eruption of the underwater volcano Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai off Tonga. Tonga Geological Services/via REUTERS An underwater volcano erupted on January 15, covering Tongan islands with ash and causing a major tsunami, NPR reported.  Scientists say …
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  • Harrowing pictures show full horror of eruption on destroyed Tongan villages K年1月19日 E7時57分 Daily Mirror Pictures from villages in Tonga show the full destruction from the volcanic eruption and tsunami that has ripped up buildings and vegetation and left a blanket of black ash Images show the destruction from the eruption and tsunami on Tongan islands ( Image …
  • Tonga faces drinking water crisis as it awaits arrival of aid after volcanic eruption K年1月19日 E6時17分 Global News Two New Zealand navy vessels will arrive in Tonga on Friday carrying critical water supplies for the Pacific island nation reeling from a volcanic eruption and tsunami and largely cut off from the outside world. Hundreds of homes in Tonga’s smaller outer …
  • New Zealand navy ships head to tsunami-hit Tonga with water and supplies K年1月19日 E5時53分 France 24 Two New Zealand navy vessels will arrive in Tonga on Friday, carrying much-needed water and other supplies for the Pacific island nation reeling from a volcanic eruption and tsunami, and largely cut off from the outside world. Hundreds of homes in Tonga…
  • Japan widens COVID curbs, including in Tokyo, as cases surge K年1月19日 E5時43分 The Independent The Japanese government will place Tokyo and a dozen other areas under new restrictions for COVID-19 effective Friday, allowing local leaders to shorten hours for eateries, as a surge in omicron cases threatens to paralyze society. A government- …
  • Japan widens COVID curbs, including in Tokyo, as cases surge K年1月19日 E5時43分 KIRO - Washington TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese government will place Tokyo and a dozen other areas under new restrictions for COVID-19 effective Friday, allowing local leaders to shorten hours for eateries, as a surge in omicron cases threatens to paralyze society. A …
  • N. Zealand navy vessels with supplies to reach tsunami-hit Tonga K年1月19日 E5時33分 The Sun Daily TWO New Zealand navy vessels carrying disaster relief will arrive in Tonga on Friday, the first international supplies to reach the Pacific island nation reeling from a volcanic eruption and tsunami. Hundreds of homes in Tonga’s smaller outer islands have …
  • Digital transformation way out for agricultural sector amid difficulties K年1月19日 E4時28分 Vietnam Economy News VIETNAM, January 19 - A worker checking vegetables in a greenhouse of Vineco - Tam Đảo Agricultural Investment Development and Production LLC. VNS Photo Đoàn Tùng HÀ NỘI — Fast digital transformation is considered the best way for the Vietnamese …
  • Japan’s Kishida aims to pursue pandemic measures, ‘new capitalism’ in tandem K年1月19日 E3時43分 Inquirer.net Prime Minister Fumio Kishida delivers his policy speech at a plenary session of the House of Representatives on Monday. | PHOTO: The Yomiuri Shimbun via The Japan News/Asia News Network TOKYO — Prime Minister Fumio Kishida pledged in his policy speech …
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Special wards are a special form of municipalities in Japan under the 1947 Local Autonomy Law.

They are city-level wards: primary subdivisions of a prefecture with municipal autonomy largely comparable to other forms of municipalities.

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Area: 627.6 km²
Region: Kantō

Island: Honshu

Prefecture: Tokyo

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