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  • Toyota Motor Announces Additional Suspensions Of Domestic Plant Production In Japan K年1月21日 E12時00分 RTTNews Toyota Motor Corp. (TYT.L,TM) announced additional suspensions of domestic plant production for completed vehicles in Japan on January 21, 22 and 24. The company said the decision is due to the shortage of parts supply caused by the spread of COVID-19 at …
  • Tsunami caused by Tonga volcano eruption stumps Japan weather experts K年1月18日 E3時01分 Japan Today The eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga on Saturday that caused tsunami waves of up to around 1 meter to hit parts of Japan's coast stumped weather experts, as volcanic eruptions are said to rarely cause a rise in tide levels. Hunga Tonga-Hunga …
  • New Zealand, Australia Send Planes to Assess Tsunami Damage Following Tonga Volcano Eruption K年1月17日 E1時31分 Sputnik International Registration was successful! Please follow the link from the email sent to Send again https://sputniknews.com/20220117/new-zealand-australia-send-planes-to-assess-tsunami-damage-following-tonga-volcano-eruption-1092313263.html New Zealand, …
  • Ash cloud from volcano near Tonga went into the stratosphere, its powerful eruption was felt around the world K年1月17日 E9時49分 EIN Presswire The extent of damage following a huge volcanic eruption and subsequent tsunami remains to be revealed at its epicentre near Tonga, but its impact was felt right around the Pacific and, indeed, around the other side of the world. Key points: Volcanic …
  • Una potente erupción volcánica y un tsunami azotaron Tonga y el Pacífico. Esto es lo que sabemos K年1月17日 E9時40分 EIN Presswire olivertapia (CNN) — Un volcán submarino cerca de Tonga entró en erupción por tercera vez en cuatro días, amenazando potencialmente la capacidad de los vuelos de vigilancia para evaluar el daño a la nación insular del Pacífico tras la potente erupción y el …
  • Tonga remains cut off after massive eruption and tsunami K年1月17日 E7時30分 EIN Presswire Dramatic images from space captured the eruption in real time, as a huge plume of ash, gas and steam was spewed up to 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) into the atmosphere -- and tsunami waves were sent crashing across the Pacific.The eruption and subsequent …
  • Volcanic eruption near Tonga – undersea volcano causing tidal wave in Pacific region – News K年1月17日 E3時16分 The Weston Forum The massive eruption of an undersea volcano near the island of Tonga caused a tsunami in the Pacific Ocean. Tsunami waves were recorded not only in Tonga but also in New Zealand, Japan and Fiji. Flooding in Santa Cruz, California, has also been attributed …
  • Tonga after the volcanic eruption and tsunami: “Like the view of the moon” – panorama K年1月17日 E3時16分 EIN Presswire The massive eruption of the Hongja-Tonga-Hongga-Hapai volcano near the island of Tonga put many Pacific nations on alert over the weekend and caused a tsunami. Tsunami waves were recorded not only in Tonga, but also in New Zealand, Japan and Fiji. Flooding …
  • Tsunami cause no major damage in Japan after Tonga volcano eruption K年1月17日 E1時14分 EIN Presswire Japan saw tsunami waves of about 1 meter high in coastal areas on Sunday but no major damage or flooding after the eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga led to evacuation orders for nearly 230,000 citizens. Japan's weather agency issued tsunami …
  • Japan sees tsunami but no major damage after Tonga volcano eruption K年1月16日 E10時18分 EIN Presswire Baku, January 16, AZERTAC Japan saw tsunami waves of about 1 meter high in coastal areas on Sunday but no major damage or flooding after the eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga led to evacuation orders for nearly 230,000 citizens, according to …
  • Japan cancels tsunami warning K年1月16日 E3時10分 EIN Presswire Japan's National Meteorological Administration canceled a tsunami warning that had been in effect for about 2 p.m. This is stated in a message published on Sunday on the website of the department, TASS reports. Meanwhile, along the coast of Japan, …
  • News24.com | Tonga volcano eruption triggers evacuation advisories, metre-high waves in Japan K年1月16日 E2時03分 EIN Presswire Hundreds of thousands of Japanese citizens were advised to evacuate on Sunday as waves of more than a metre hit coastal areas, public broadcaster NHK reported, after the eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga triggered tsunami warnings. Around 230 000 …
  • Tsunami hits Pacific coast of Japan after volcanic eruption in Tonga K年1月16日 E9時25分 EIN Presswire January 16, 2022 Cholo Brooks The World 0 No immediate reports of injuries or major property damage Following a massive underwater volcanic eruption in the Pacific country of Tonga, Japan was hit with a tsunami in its Pacific coast late Saturday, local …
  • Tonga volcano eruption triggers evacuation advisories, local media reports K年1月16日 E8時22分 EIN Presswire A local resident watches the coastal area from Hiyoriyama Park after a tsunami warning was issued after an underwater volcano eruption on the island of Tonga at the South Pacific. [Reuters] Hundreds of thousands of Japanese citizens have been advised to …
  • Tonga Volcano Eruption Triggers Meter-High Waves in Japan K年1月16日 E5時54分 EIN Presswire TOKYO —  Hundreds of thousands of Japanese citizens were advised to evacuate Sunday as waves more than a meter high hit coastal areas, public broadcaster NHK reported, after the eruption of an underwater volcano off Tonga triggered tsunami warnings. Around …
  • The volcano that erupted, starting tsunamis, had been quiet for several years. K年1月16日 E12時56分 The New York Times Meulaboh City, Indonesia, was the hardest area hit by a 9.0 earthquake and tsunamis in 2004.Credit...AFP/Getty Images Since 2001, there have been 296 tsunami events, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. But …
  • Japan's Pacific coast hit by tsunami after Tonga eruption K年1月15日 E10時54分 Japan Today Japan's Pacific coast was hit early Sunday by a tsunami following a massive underwater volcanic eruption in the South Pacific island country of Tonga the previous day, prompting the weather agency to issue a tsunami warning and advisories while urging …
  • Japan sees meter-high waves and tsunami warning after massive Tonga eruption K年1月15日 E10時23分 Japan Times Tokyo/Wellington – Japan’s Pacific coast was hit early Sunday by meter-high waves following a massive underwater volcanic eruption in the South Pacific the previous day. Nearly 230,000 residents in Japan were urged to move to high ground due to the …
  • US under tsunami advisory after volcanic eruption in Pacific Ocean K年1月15日 E9時38分 WISH-TV 8 - Indiana (CNN) — A tsunami has hit Tonga’s largest island, Tongatapu, and reportedly sent waves flooding into the capital after an underwater volcano in the South Pacific exploded in a violent eruption on Saturday, sending a cloud of ash and gas steam into the air. …
  • Signs of ‘Significant’ Tsunami Damage Are Seen in Tonga After Undersea Volcano K年1月15日 E9時24分 The New York Times Meulaboh City, Indonesia, was the hardest area hit by a 9.0 earthquake and tsunamis in 2004.Credit...AFP/Getty Images Since 2001, there have been 296 tsunami events, according to data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. But …
  • Tsunami advisory in effect for California as waves hit Tonga following volcanic eruption K年1月15日 E2時23分 CNN The eruptions sent a plume of ash, gas and steam 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) into the air, according to RNZ. Satellite imagery showed a massive ash cloud and shockwaves spreading from the eruption. Ash was falling from the sky in the Tonga capital, Nuku…
  • Shock videos show global impact of volcano K年1月15日 E11時18分 Herald Sun Dramatic footage has emerged showing how countries around the world have been affected by the volcano eruption near Tonga. Photographs have emerged showing beachgoers flocking to Bondi Beach despite a tsunami warning that was sparked by a volcanic eruption …
  • Tsunami advisories lifted in US after waves hit Tonga following volcanic eruption K年1月15日 E9時27分 CNN The eruptions sent a plume of ash, gas and steam 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) into the air, according to RNZ. Satellite imagery showed a massive ash cloud and shockwaves spreading from the eruption. Ash was falling from the sky in the Tonga capital, Nuku…
  • Tsunami advisories lifted in US after waves hit Tonga following volcanic eruption K年1月15日 E9時01分 CNN The eruptions sent a plume of ash, gas and steam 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) into the air, according to RNZ. Satellite imagery showed a massive ash cloud and shockwaves spreading from the eruption. Ash was falling from the sky in the Tonga capital, Nuku…
  • What to expect in the Year of the Tiger K年1月1日 E1時52分 Japan Times The past two years have brought more tigers than usual to our screens, with the rise to fame of Netflix documentary “Tiger King” and its subsequent spinoffs, and 2022 is set to bring the big cat front and center once again. Early February will see the Year …
  • Japan’s Ryoyu Kobayashi wins Four Hills ski jump opener K年12月30日 E12時28分 Japan Times Oberstdorf, Germany – Japan’s Ryoyu Kobayashi won the first leg of the Four Hills ski-jumping tournament in the German resort of Oberstdorf on Wednesday. Kobayashi, winner of the Four Hills in 2019 and a former overall World Cup champion, scored 302 points …
  • Healthy life expectancy in Japan hit record highs K年12月30日 E2時33分 Azertag Baku, December 29, AZERTAC Japan's health ministry says healthy life expectancy for men and women in the country has hit record highs, according to NHK WORLD-JAPAN. The ministry conducts a survey on about 200,000 households nationwide every three years …
  • Takashi Hara: The commoner who lost his life leading Japan K年12月24日 E3時28分 Japan Times When Fumio Kishida became Japan’s 100th prime minister in October, he had something in common with many postwar Japanese leaders, but little with one who was assassinated a century ago. In addition to being a member of the Liberal Democratic Party, which …
  • What if a massive quake similar to 2011 hits Japan? Expert panel estimates deaths to be 10 times more K年12月21日 E4時07分 International Business Times 6.2-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's West Sulawesi province A Japanese government panel said in a report on Tuesday that a massive earthquake in one of two deep-sea trenches off the country's northeast coast may kill up to nearly 200,000 …
  • Over 199,000 people may die if magnitude 9 earthquake strikes japan – reports K年12月21日 E2時27分 Prompt News Online The Japanese government’s Central Disaster Management Council has predicted that a powerful earthquake may kill up to 199,000 people in the north and northeast of the country. Council’s experts said that a magnitude 9.1-9.3 quake can cause a tsunami up to …
  • Huge quake off northern Japan could cause 199,000 deaths, government warns K年12月21日 E1時27分 Japan Times A magnitude 9 earthquake off northern Japan could cause up to 199,000 deaths in the country as wide areas would be hit by devastating tsunamis, a Japanese government panel said Tuesday. The central disaster management council called for additional disaster …
  • Tohoku tempts Tokyoites as virus prompts many to rethink life in the capital K年12月13日 E10時33分 Japan Times For years, Japan has tried — without success — to prevent politics, business and its population from being overly concentrated in Tokyo. But it appears the coronavirus pandemic could be a game changer, with many seeing it as an opportunity to rethink their …
  • With its newly awarded Michelin star, Est prepares a holiday feast K年12月1日 E6時35分 Japan Times Make sure you have plenty of time when you arrive at Est. You will want to look around, get your bearings and, above all, take in the remarkable vista that greets you as you emerge from the elevator. You are up on the 39th floor, within the portals of the …
  • Association for Chemoreception Sciences: Fostering Research and Understanding of the Chemical Senses in Health & Disease K年11月23日 E7時04分 EIN Presswire The 43rd annual AChemS meeting welcomed scientists from around the world to present their latest research findings on myriad topics around chemosensation. GLENVIEW, ILLINOIS, UNITED STATES, November 23, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Across 5 days …
  • A Most Historic Value to the Game: Ohtani Unanimously Voted AL MVP K年11月21日 E8時15分 Rafu Shimpo - California Shohei Ohtani had the kind of season for the Angels not seen in nearly a century, since the days of Babe Ruth, pitching and hitting his way to the American League’s Most Valuable Player award. (MARIO GERSHOM REYES/Rafu Shimpo) ASSOCIATED PRESS / …
  • Nearest fishing port to Fukushima nuclear plant reopens K年11月20日 E11時44分 Japan Today A ceremony was held Saturday to mark the resumption of operations at the fishing port nearest to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant stricken by the 2011 quake and tsunami disaster in northeastern Japan. With the completion of reconstruction of Ukedo Port …
  • How to Incorporate Incredible Travel Into Your Entrepreneurial Lifestyle K年11月19日 E6時48分 Entrepreneur Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. When you have a corporate job, your life is often not your own. Your time in the office, in meetings or traveling is dictated by clients, supervisors or project needs. You don't get to …
  • Shohei Ohtani already looking ahead after historic campaign K年11月16日 E12時58分 Japan Times For Shohei Ohtani, out of all of the jaw-dropping, historic moments he created during his unforgettable 2021 season with the Los Angeles Angels, one game from the very start of the year is what left the biggest impression on MLB’s biggest star. “I think …
  • Novelist and Buddhist nun Jakucho Setouchi dies at 99 K年11月11日 E10時05分 Japan Times Osaka – Jakucho Setouchi, a novelist and Buddhist nun known for depicting the lives and loves of modern women in award-winning novels such as “The End of Summer” and “Ask the Blossoms,” has died of heart failure, her home temple said Thursday. She was 99. …
  • The Wind Phone blows through family dysfunction K年11月11日 E9時26分 Chicago Reader - Illinois The setup of Madelyn Sergel’s The Wind Phone is tried and true: Trap several people with complex personal history in a room, and let the hidden secrets and long-simmering resentments take it from there. In Sergel’s latest, the trapped are estranged sisters …
  • Novelist, Buddhist nun Setouchi dies at 99 K年11月11日 E10時58分 Japan Today Jakucho Setouchi, a Japanese novelist and Buddhist nun known for depicting the lives and loves of modern women in award-winning novels such as "The End of Summer" and "Ask the Blossoms," has died of heart failure, her home temple said …
  • Geothermal power plants in Japan quadruple since 2011 nuclear accident K年11月7日 E1時04分 Japan Today The number of geothermal power plants in Japan has quadrupled since the 2011 nuclear disaster in Fukushima, northeastern Japan, according to industry data. Despite the surge, showed in the Thermal and Nuclear Power Engineering Society data, geothermal …
  • Ruling bloc projected to win big in 2022 Upper House poll K年11月5日 E10時29分 Japan Times Japan’s ruling bloc will win 30 of the 32 prefectural constituencies where only one seat is contested in next summer’s election for the House of Councillors, the upper chamber of the country’s parliament, according to Jiji Press’ latest projections. The …
  • Japan’s opposition leader Edano to resign K年11月2日 E11時08分 CanIndia News The leader of Japan’s main opposition Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan (CDPJ), Yukio Edano on Tuesday announced that he will resign from the post he has served in since the party was founded four years ago, due to its poor performance in the recent …
  • CDP leader Yukio Edano and all execs to quit after poll results K年11月2日 E9時52分 Japan Times Yukio Edano, leader of the main opposition Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, said Tuesday that he will resign as the party’s leader following its poor showing in Sunday’s general election. “My inadequacy is the reason this happened,” he said at a …
  • Opposition leader Edano to quit post after poor election results K年11月2日 E9時47分 Japan Today The leader of the main opposition Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, Yukio Edano, said Tuesday he will resign from the post after his party failed to win over voters in last weekend's general election despite public dissatisfaction with the …
  • Big-name Japanese politicians chopped down to size in Lower House poll K年11月1日 E8時18分 Japan Times Sunday’s Lower House election saw a number of big-name lawmakers chopped down to size after losses in their districts, with a handful regaining seats in the chamber via the nation’s proportional representation system. LDP Secretary-General Akira Amari, who …
  • Kishida says ruling bloc's election win shows 'will of the people' K年11月1日 E1時15分 Japan Today Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said Monday he will draw up a stimulus package by mid-November to prop up the coronavirus-hit economy following the ruling coalition's victory in the general election. The Liberal Democratic Party and its smaller partner …
  • In Japan, a Team Dedicated to Fine Watchmaking K年11月1日 E10時37分 The New York Times SHIOJIRI, JAPAN — The surroundings look a great deal like the Vallée de Joux in Switzerland, the cradle of haute horlogerie and home to some of the world’s most celebrated watch brands. But Shiojiri, a city surrounded by the Jonen and Hotaka mountain …
  • LDP secures comfortable majority in Lower House election K年10月31日 E10時41分 Japan Times The ruling Liberal Democratic Party retained a comfortable majority in the Lower House election on Sunday, winning 259 seats and securing a satisfactory outcome for Prime Minister Fumio Kishida in his first major test as leader. Together with coalition …
  • NJPW Road to Power Struggle Night Six Results: LIJ Battles Suzuki-gun Again K年10月31日 E4時06分 411Mania New Japan Pro Wrestling held night six of their Road to Power Struggle tour this morning, with LIJ battling Suzuki-gun in the main event. The show was held at the Iwate Industrial Cultural Center Apio in Takizawa, Iwate, Japan. Here are results, via …
  • Thieves steal 60,000 persimmons from Gifu orchard K年10月23日 E9時10分 Japan Today Gifu prefectural police are investigating the theft of 60,000 persimmons from an orchard last week.  The high-grade Fuyu variety of persimmons, stolen from about 400 trees, were worth around 3 million yen in total, Sankei Shimbun quoted police as saying. …
  • Nissei promotes soft ice cream with muscat cider in Tohoku region K年10月21日 E9時39分 Big News Network Rikuzentakata [Japan], October 21 (ANI): Takatamatsubara Memorial Park for Tsunami disaster is located in Rikuzentakata city of Iwate Prefecture. A coffee shop cafe here sells soft ice cream, which is very popular among visitors. Muscat cider soft ice …
  • Kishida travels to Fukushima for visit to damaged nuclear plant K年10月17日 E12時28分 Japan Times Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Sunday visited the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant for the first time since taking office to inspect its decommissioning progress. Kishida told executives of the plant’s operator, Tokyo Electric Power Company …
  • Kishida visits areas hit by 2011 disaster for 1st time as PM K年10月17日 E1時45分 Japan Today Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Saturday visited Japan's northeastern region for the first time since taking office to check on the progress of reconstruction in areas devastated by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. Kishida, who became prime …
  • Discovery of a ‘new’ gemstone turns coal to gold for Japan firm K年10月12日 E3時47分 The Phnom Penh Post An amber processing company in Kuji city of Japan’s Iwate prefecture has successfully commercialised fashion accessories made from a locally unearthed gemstone that local miners didn’t even know they had until recently. Kuji Amber creates jewellery using …
  • Strong quake jolts Tokyo region, disrupting traffic, over 20 injured K年10月8日 E7時05分 Kazinform TOKYO. KAZINFORM A magnitude-5.9 earthquake jolted the Tokyo region late Thursday, injuring more than 20 people and leaving commuters stranded amid traffic disruptions, with some areas seeing their water supplies cut. Many train services including some …
  • 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits northeastern Japan, 3 injured K年10月6日 E1時56分 India TV News An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck northeastern Japan early Wednesday, leaving three people injured, Kyodo News reported. However, there was no threat of a tsunami and no major property damage reported, according to the weather agency and local …
  • M5.9 quake hits northeastern Japan K年10月6日 E12時57分 Japan Today An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck northeastern Japan early Wednesday, but there was no threat of a tsunami and no injuries or major property damage were immediately reported, the weather agency and local authorities said. The quake occurred at 2 …
  • 6.0-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Iwate Prefecture K年10月6日 E12時46分 Manila Bulletin News / World / 6.0-magnitude quake strikes off Japan's Iwate Prefecture TOKYO, Japan – An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 on Wednesday struck off Japan’s Iwate Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The quake …
  • 6.0-magnitude quake strikes off Japan’s Iwate K年10月5日 E9時28分 CanIndia News An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 on Wednesday struck off Japan’s Iwate Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The quake occurred at around 2:46 a.m. local time, with its epicenter at a latitude of 40.0 degrees north and a …
  • Transforming Tono from hop heartland to boutique beer destination K年10月3日 E10時07分 Japan Times Tono, Iwate Pref. – It’s a little-known fact outside the beverage industry that Japan doesn’t import all of its hops, a key ingredient for bittering and aroma in beer making. It’s true that most of the hops used by Japanese brewers are imports from …
  • Japanese Films to Be Screened at SEJSCC K年10月2日 E9時23分 Rafu Shimpo - California Directed by Yurugu Matsumoto, “Talking to the Starry Sky” is based on the true stories of persons with disabilities affected by the tsunami and the people who sought to assist them. The 10th annual Glennfest will present two Japanese films about the …
  • The bike safety campaign that backfired K年10月2日 E6時20分 Japan Times All the Chiba Prefectural Police wanted to do was promote bicycle safety. Instead, they found themselves in the middle of an online culture war. In an effort to connect with Japan’s youth, Chiba authorities launched a collaboration in July with VTuber ( …
  • Japan Plans to Use Rock Music to Fend Off Aggressive Bear Attacks K年10月2日 E3時13分 Nature World News Is rock 'n' roll capable of keeping people safe from bear attacks? One Japanese area is hoping so and has commissioned a cautionary song to warn locals of the dangers posed by the territory's ursine population. (Photo : Photo by KAMIL …
  • Japanese prefecture educates with bear safety rock song K年10月1日 E6時52分 Ghana MMA Oct. 1 (UPI) — A Japanese prefecture government is attempting to educate the public about bear safety with a rock song filled with helpful tips. - Advertisement - The Iwate prefecture government responded to a spike in bear sightings in the northern region …
  • ‘Roar, roar, roar!’ Japan rolls out rock music against bear attacks K年9月30日 E6時13分 The Guardian Can rock’n’roll keep people safe from bear attacks? One Japanese region is hoping so, and has commissioned a cautionary anthem warning residents about the threat of its ursine inhabitants. Bears are common across Japan and regularly spark frantic hunts …
  • 6.1-magnitude quake strikes Sea of Japan K年9月29日 E10時38分 CanIndia News An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck in the central part of the Sea of Japan on Wednesday, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The quake occurred at around 5:37 p.m. local time, with its epicenter at a latitude of 38.8 degrees north …
  • U.S and EU ease Fukushima import rules K年9月24日 E4時51分 Food Safety News The United States and European Union have changed the rules around the import of food from areas near Fukushima in Japan. While the Food and Drug Administration has removed an import alert, the European Commission has amended regulations to modify checks …
  • U.S. lifts post-Fukushima import restrictions on Japanese farm products K年9月22日 E1時25分 Japan Today The United States has lifted all of its restrictions on imports of food products from Japan established in the wake of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan's farm ministry said Tuesday. Under the restrictions, U.S. imports of a total of 100 …
  • Local Bus Adventure Across Tohoku - Part 2 K年9月18日 E11時00分 Channel News Asia Our two-day bus journey across the Tohoku region from Amarume Station in Yamagata Prefecture to Taro Station in Iwate Prefecture continues. At the end of the first day, the bus ride from Rokugo Koko Iriguchi to the checkpoint of Kakunodate Station in Akita …
  • Local Bus Adventure Across Tohoku - Part 1 K年9月16日 E7時36分 Channel News Asia Our next two-day bus journey takes us across the Tohoku region. We will start from Amarume Station in the town of Shonai, Yamagata Prefecture. Our goal is to reach Taro in Miyako City, Iwate Prefecture using fixed-route buses by 6pm on the second day. The …
  • Researchers have simulated a virtual universe, and you can download it for free K年9月12日 E8時26分 Digital Trends If you’ve ever wanted to explore the entire universe from the comfort of your computer, now’s your chance. An international team has created the largest and most realistic virtual universe to date called Uchuu (which means “outer space” in Japanese), …
  • IPC President Parsons visits Tokyo 2020 Recovery Monuments K年8月28日 E5時31分 Big News Network Tokyo [Japan], August 28 (ANI): The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) on Saturday welcomed Andrew Parsons, president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) on his visit to the Tokyo 2020 Recovery Monuments …
  • Japan to expand COVID-19 emergency once again after requests by six prefectures K年8月24日 E7時09分 Japan Times The government plans to expand its COVID-19 state of emergency again due to a resurgence of infections, ruling party sources said Tuesday. The government relayed the plan to the ruling Liberal Democratic Party and is expected to adopt it as early as …
  • 'Whatever it takes to draw them in': Major leaguers relish opportunity to play in front of Little Leaguers K年8月23日 E3時56分 USA Today WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — From television ratings to ticket sales, Major League Baseball has struggled for several seasons to engage modern audiences, and the last five years have featured a series of experiments aimed at connecting with fans. At the Little …
  • EP 1 NON is Making a Movie | I AM NON K年8月15日 E10時46分 News On Japan It is the first day of shooting. Actress Kaori Momoi arrives amidst a typhoon. NON struggles daily on set; but she is inspired by Ms. Momoi, who is also a director. Three months prior to shooting--while NON prepares to create her movie--she visits movie …
  • Olympian tattoos fail to leave their mark on the Japanese press K年8月14日 E11時05分 Japan Times Five years ago, Japan Times contributor and author Brian Ashcraft, writing for Kotaku East, noted how many athletes at the Rio Olympics had tattoos and speculated that the 2020 Games might change Japanese attitudes toward them. “Over the past few decades, …
  • flame ceremonies begin amid virus surge K年8月13日 E1時39分 The News International TOKYO: Japan held its first Paralympic flame-lighting ceremonies on Thursday, with athletes waiting to learn whether spectators will be in the stands as the country battles a spike in virus cases. Fans were banned from almost all venues at the pandemic- …
  • Paralympic flame ceremonies begin as virus surges in Japan K年8月12日 E6時09分 Bangkok Post TOKYO: Japan held its first Paralympic flame-lighting ceremonies on Thursday, with athletes waiting to learn whether spectators will be in the stands as the country battles a spike in virus cases. Fans were banned from almost all venues at the pandemic- …
  • Heavy rain, strong winds hit northern Japan K年8月9日 E10時33分 News On Japan A low pressure system that resulted from tropical storm Lupit has brought heavy rain and strong winds to northern Japan. The Japan Meteorological Agency said rainfall in the one-hour period through 5 a.m. on Tuesday reached 33 millimeters in Hokuto City, …
  • There's A Poignant Story Behind The Medalists' Bouquets At The Tokyo Olympics K年8月6日 E9時27分 HuffPost TOKYO (AP) — Of course, an Olympic medal has significance. But the bouquet of flowers that every medal winner is being handed at the Tokyo Olympics has deeper meaning. The sunflowers and all the other flowers in the bouquet were grown in the three …
  • Victory bouquets a gift from Tohoku K年8月5日 E11時12分 Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Hawaii ASSOCIATED PRESS / JULY 21 Victory flowers are meant to convey a message of welcome from the growers. TOKYO >> When Olympic medalists step up to the podium, each is presented a victory bouquet of flowers grown in three prefectures worst-hit by …
  • Sad hidden meaning behind the flowers given to Tokyo Olympic medalists K年8月3日 E8時26分 Wales Online Every medallist the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics is being presented with a bouquet of flowers packed with hidden meanings and messages. Experts at Interflora have revealed the deeper meaning behind the chosen flowers. The flowers used for the bouquets …
  • Olympic bouquets symbolise Japan’s recovery from nuclear disaster K年8月3日 E1時37分 La Prensa Latina - Tennessee By Carmen Grau Vila Tokyo, Aug 3 (EFE).- Olympians taking the podium at the Tokyo 2020 Games boast medals hanging from their necks, but the normally overlooked floral bouquets they hold aloft represent something even more poignant and powerful than …
  • Tokyo Olympics 2020: Do you know of the significance of the bouquet given to medallists? K年8月2日 E3時07分 The Indian Express For any sportsperson, winning a medal at the Olympics is a huge achievement and a great validation. It boosts their morale and sets them up for future glories. At the ongoing Tokyo Olympics, many athletes have led their countries to victories, securing …
  • Olympics latest- Japan's Chizuru Arai wins judo gold - Nikkei Asia K年8月1日 E12時48分 Taipei News.net TOKYO -- The Tokyo Olympics have finally opened after a long journey filled with controversy, and an unprecedented one-year postponement because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The proceedings officially began with Friday's opening ceremony at the National …
  • As COVID-19 cases surge, Suga remains reluctant to impose strict lockdown K年7月31日 E5時22分 Japan Times The effectiveness of the latest state of emergency has come into question amid a continuing surge of COVID-19 cases, but Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has maintained the government is not planning to impose a stringent lockdown. Japan is enduring a fifth …
  • Tokyo Olympics: The medal winners’ flowers that pay tribute to 2011 catastrophe K年7月31日 E3時07分 RSS Feed All the bouquets come complete with Miraitowa, the Tokyo 2020 mascot, attached Winning an Olympic medal is a huge moment for any athlete, but there is special significance to the bouquet of flowers they are being handed at Tokyo 2020. More than 5,000 …
  • Tokyo Olympics: The medal winners' flowers that pay tribute to 2011 disaster K年7月31日 E11時07分 BBC All the bouquets come complete with Miraitowa, the Tokyo 2020 mascot, attachedWinning an Olympic medal is a huge moment for any athlete, but there is special significance to the bouquet of flowers they are being handed at Tokyo 2020. More than 5,000 …
  • Press Conference By ASO Taro, Japan Deputy Prime Minister, Minister Of Finance, And Minister Of State For Financial Services - FIDEA Holdings And Tohoku Bank K年7月30日 E7時30分 Mondovisione (Excerpt) (Friday, July 2, 2021, 11:44 am to 11:56 am) Q. Let me ask you about reorganization of regional banks. This morning, it was officially announced that FIDEA Holdings Co. Ltd. and Tohoku Bank in the Tohoku region, which have had business alliance, …
  • Kamome goes to the Olympics K年7月30日 E6時10分 Newswise Read this story online For more news, visit now.humboldt.edu Newswise — NBC Sports will air a documentary about the boat Kamome, a small boat ripped from Japan in the March 2011 tsunami that beached in California’s northern Del Norte County two years later …
  • What you might not know about the flower bouquets given to Olympians K年7月29日 E3時45分 WHAS 11 - Kentucky In the hands of forever Olympians, these bouquets represent perseverance and resilience as it highlights Japan's past and sets forth its future. ATLANTA — Bundled with a prestigious Olympic medal is a small bouquet made up of green, yellow and indigo …
  • GLIMPSES: Medalists’ bouquets hold deeper meaning for Japan K年7月29日 E6時15分 WBNG 12 - New York New TOKYO (AP) — The bouquet of flowers that every medal winner is being handed at the Tokyo Olympics has deeper meaning. The sunflowers and all the other flowers in the bouquet were grown in the three northeastern Japanese prefectures that were devastated …
  • GLIMPSES: Medalists' bouquets hold deeper meaning for Japan K年7月29日 E6時08分 WSLS - Virginia TOKYO – Of course, an Olympic medal has significance. But the bouquet of flowers that every medal winner is being handed at the Tokyo Olympics has deeper meaning. Much deeper. The sunflowers and all the other flowers in the bouquet were grown in the three …
  • Typhoon Nepartak over Sea of Japan no threat for Olympics K年7月28日 E7時57分 Mehr News Agency Typhoon Nepartak weakened to an extratropical cyclone Wednesday over the Sea of Japan off the coast of northeastern Japan after it traversed through Iwate and Akita prefectures, the weather agency said. It made landfall on the northeastern Japan prefecture …
  • Nepartak evacuation orders partly lifted K年7月28日 E4時52分 News On Japan Japanese authorities have lifted evacuation orders for thousands of households after a tropical storm hit the northeast of the country. Tropical storm Nepartak made landfall on the Pacific coast on Wednesday morning, prompting evacuation orders across the …
  • Japan prehistoric sites added to UNESCO list as World Heritage site K年7月28日 E3時40分 Japan Today UNESCO decided Tuesday to add a group of Jomon Era prehistoric sites in northern Japan, which provide insight into the hunter-gatherer society and the spiritual culture of that period, to its World Cultural Heritage list. The area comprises 17 ancient …
  • Typhoon Nepartak makes landfall on Miyagi Prefecture K年7月28日 E3時37分 Japan Today Typhoon Nepartak skewed northward and made landfall on the coast of the northeastern prefecture of Miyagi on Wednesday morning, veering off its initially projected course that would have taken it toward the Tokyo area where the Olympics are taking place, …
  • Northern Japan sites added to World Heritage list K年7月28日 E1時37分 News On Japan UNESCO has added a cluster of archaeological sites dotted across the northern Japanese prefectures of Hokkaido, Aomori, Iwate and Akita to its list of World Cultural Heritage sites. The UNESCO World Heritage Committee decided on the registration of the …
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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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