EU cookie consent script

Honshū Island - Top Headlines & Latest Trends

Ministry plans to reject requests to expand enrollment at private universities in Tokyo from 2018

Ministry plans to reject requests to expand enrollment at private universities in Tokyo from 2018

2017-08-14 12:09:39, japantimes.co.jp

The education ministry has decided not to let enrollment rise at private universities based in Tokyo’s densely populated 23 wards, in principle, starting from next April, informed sources said. It will shortly present the details of the regulatory change in a draft revision to a ministry notice regarding the establishment of universities, and solicit comments from the public. The move is aimed at rectifying the concentration of young people in the capital

 

Politics & Government

Depopulation, tourism on voters’ minds as Nara gears up for mayoral election

Depopulation, tourism on voters’ minds as Nara gears up for mayoral election

2017-07-07 13:05:45, japantimes.co.jp

OSAKA – Nara voters head to the polls Sunday for a mayoral election that has been dominated by concerns over a shrinking population and an expanding tourist industry. Three candidates are challenging incumbent Mayor Gen Nakagawa, 41, who is seeking a third term. His main rivals are Makoto Yamashita, 49, a former candidate for Nara governor running as an independent, and Yoshiko Asahiro, 56, an NPO leader backed by the local chapter of the Liberal Democratic Party

 

Sports

Athletes let guard down in fashion show

Athletes let guard down in fashion show

2017-06-29 06:46:16, the-japan-news.com

The Yomiuri ShimbunA fashion show featuring female athletes in yukata summer kimono, called “Athlete Shinzen Collection 2017,” was held at Kanda Myojin shrine in Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo, on Tuesday. Six outstanding athletes, including Haruka Tachimoto, a gold medalist in judo at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, appeared in colorful yukata. After walking a runway that had been laid out in the shrine, they wrote their hopes on paper strips for the Tanabata star festival

 

Health

Nagoya surgeon’s info-sharing system streamlines follow-up medical care at home

Nagoya surgeon’s info-sharing system streamlines follow-up medical care at home

2017-08-10 09:04:38, japantimes.co.jp

NAGOYA – Concern over the follow-up care patients receive after hospitals discharge them has led a surgeon to devise a system for sharing information with welfare authorities and care services. “The treatment of patients does not end at the hospital. Collaboration is thus indispensable,” said neurosurgeon Masaaki Mizuno, a professor at the Center for Advanced Medicine and Clinical Research at Nagoya University Hospital

 

Education

Thai trainees complete Japanese teaching program in Saitama Pref. in style

Thai trainees complete Japanese teaching program in Saitama Pref. in style

2017-06-24 15:46:15, mainichi.jp

SAITAMA -- Fifty Thai trainee teachers have returned to their home country, having completed a special training program on Japanese language teaching here. The some two-month program, held at the Japan Foundation's Japanese-Language Institute in Saitama's Urawa Ward, helped prepare the trainees for teaching Japanese language in high schools in Thailand. In total, 200 trainees have taken part in the program

 

Society & Culture

After Sagamihara murders, discrimination and indifference to people with disabilities still entrenched

After Sagamihara murders, discrimination and indifference to people with disabilities still entrenched

2017-07-10 11:05:15, japantimes.co.jp

Nearly a year ago, a disturbed man in Kanagawa Prefecture committed mass murder at a care facility for people with mental disabilities. Some regard the incident as an illustration of attitudes toward people with disabilities: part deep-rooted indifference, part discrimination and part aversion. And while the tragedy may have faded in the minds of most people, the plight of those living with disabilities remains unchanged

 

Travel & Recreation

Bento booster /Heat ingredients to prevent food poisoning

Bento booster /Heat ingredients to prevent food poisoning

2017-06-30 07:01:06, the-japan-news.com

When making bento lunch boxes during hot and humid weather, it’s crucial to take precautions to prevent food poisoning. According to Reiko Tsunabuchi, a cooking instructor at the Ecole de Cuisine Egami in Tokyo, it’s important to heat ingredients until they are cooked through and sufficiently cool them before arranging them in the box. She also recommends strong seasonings. The simplest way to prevent food poisoning is to stop harmful bacteria from contaminating your food

 

Science & Nature

Man dies in Hiroshima Prefecture, children missing in Fukuoka after heavy rain hits west

Man dies in Hiroshima Prefecture, children missing in Fukuoka after heavy rain hits west

2017-07-05 19:06:33, japantimes.co.jp

One person died after being swept away by a swollen river and six people, including some children, have been reported missing after heavy rain hit western Japan on Wednesday, officials said. More than 60,000 residents of Hiroshima and Shimane prefectures were temporarily advised to evacuate. In Fukuoka Prefecture, six people are feared to have been buried in mud or swept away in swollen rivers in the city of Asakura and Uki, local police said Wednesday evening, adding that the missing include children

 

Law & Crime

Kobe man is handed fresh arrest warrant for allegedly murdering his grandfather

Kobe man is handed fresh arrest warrant for allegedly murdering his grandfather

2017-07-17 11:04:45, japantimes.co.jp

KOBE – A 26-year-old unemployed man in Kobe being held by police on suspicion of assaulting five people, three fatally, was served with a fresh arrest warrant Monday for allegedly killing one of the victims, his grandfather. Hyogo Prefectural Police plan to serve more warrants on Kanami Takeshima over the attacks on the other people. The suspect is keeping silent about the alleged murders, according to investigative sources

 

Books & Literature

Business

Education

Entertainment & Arts

Family & Parenting

Farming

Health

Home & Gardening

Humour

Law & Crime

Life & Style

Media & Information

Motoring

Politics & Government

Real Estate

Religion & Spirituality

Science & Nature

Society & Culture

Sports

Technology

Travel & Recreation

kenya

oceania

australia

new-zealand

africa

uganda

tanzania

south-africa

americas

united-states

canada

brazil

polar

asia

japan

china

india

pakistan

malaysia

singapore

turkey

europe

germany

russia

netherlands

united-kingdom

spain

france

italy

{

Uhuru Kenyatta

{

Musalia Mudavadi

{

Raila Odinga

{

AFC Leopards

{

Gor Mahia

{

Kenya Football

{

Manchester United

{

Arsenal

{

Lionel Messi

{

Cristiano Ronaldo

{

Victor Wanyama

{

Barack Obama

{

Angela Merkel

{

Dilma Rousseff

{

The star news kenya

{

Latest headlines news

{

Current news of kenya

{

Kenyan star news

{

News paper news

{

BBC news for Africa

{

Kenyan political news

{

Kericho county politics

{

Futaa

{

Futaa.com Gor Mahia news

{

Kericho politics

{

Marsabit county politics

{

Bungoma politics

{

Tharaka nithi county news

{

Kirinyaga county news

{

Gor Mahia news

{

AFC Leopards futaa

{

The Nairobian

{

Star newspaper

{

Kenya breaking news

{

Citizen news kenya

{

Kenya moja

{

Kenya news Obama

{

KTN kenya news

{

Kenya local news

{

nation.co.ke

{

the-star.co.ke

{

ktnkenya.tv

{

standardmedia.co.ke

{

capitalfm.co.ke

{

thepeople.co.ke

{

ntv.co.ke

{

businessdailyafrica.com

{

k24tv.co.ke

{

kbc.co.ke

{

theeastafrican.co.ke

{

kassweekly.co.ke

{

tuko.co.ke

{

ghafla.co.ke

{

nairobiwire.com

{

ghafla news

{

nairobi wire

Kenya News Headlines

Kenya Breaking News

Kenya

Australia

New Zealand

Ghana

Nigeria

Ethiopia

Uganda

Tanzania

South Africa

Egypt

United States

Canada

Japan

China

Mongolia

India

Pakistan

Sri Lanka

Philippines

Israel

Germany

Netherlands

United Kingdom

France

Italy

Baringo

Bomet

Bungoma

Busia

Elgeyo-Marakwet

Embu

Garissa

Homa Bay

Isiolo

Kajiado

Kakamega

Kericho

Kiambu

Kilifi

Kirinyaga

Kisii

Kisumu

Kitui

Kwale

Laikipia

Lamu

Machakos

Makueni

Mandera

Marsabit

Meru

Migori

Mombasa

Murang'a

Nairobi

Nakuru

Nandi

Narok

Nyamira

Nyandarua

Nyeri

Samburu

Siaya

Taita-Taveta

Tana

Tharaka

Trans Nzoia

Turkana

Uasin Gishu

Vihiga

Wajir

West Pokot

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

D.C.

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

Kenya Reliable Web Hosting

Kenya Cheap Web Hosting

Cheap websites kenya

Kenya Top Web Hosting

Kenya Cheapest Web Hosting

Web design companies in kenya

Kenya Best Web Hosting

Kenya Affordable Web Hosting

Smart web kenya nairobi, kenya

Kenya Top Web Hosting Company

Cheap web hosting in kenya

Web designers in nairobi

Top 10 web hosting companies in kenya

Cheap webhosting kenya

Kenya web designers nairobi, kenya

Kenya website experts

Cheap websites kenya

Afriweb limited | web design company in kenya nairobi, kenya

Access kenya web hosting

Domain registration in kenya

Safaricom web hosting

Web design in kenya

Kenya web contacts

Kenya web experts

Sasa host

Web hosting companies in kenya

Cheap websites kenya

Smart web kenya nairobi, kenya