April 14, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 14, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 14, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

North Korea fires multiple projectiles toward Sea of Japan

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: China unlikely to emerge as leader of post-coronavirus world

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China’s Communist Party risks falling into trap with its myth of infallibility

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 10:08 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Increase in telecommuters causing delays in supplying computers

  • April 11, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 11
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ECONOMY

Tokyo Report: Concerns remain over new Haneda plane paths

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Softbank Group to report 1.35-t.-yen operating loss

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Railway business shifting to human-centered perspective

  • April 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa protests PFOS leakage at Futenma

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Doubts raised online about COVID-19 response at Kadena

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

MOD faces challenges in teleworking

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

Defense ministry eyeing app against coronavirus infection

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

F-16 fighter drops dummy bomb on wrong place

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 29
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SECURITY

Compensation paid to Okinawa farm owner for emergency landing by U.S. military helicopter

  • April 11, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition , p. 7
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 12-13, 2020

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Ruling bloc alarmed by low support rate in Yomiuri public opinion poll

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP considering curtailing annual salary of Diet members

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan Diet to cut committee attendance amid virus crisis

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:32 a.m.
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POLITICS

Focus: Diet faces obstacles to online voting amid outbreak

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:45 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japanese lawmakers cancel Yasukuni visit this month

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:35 p.m.
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POLITICS

Government seeks to avoid double blow of disasters, mass infections

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:13 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

81% say emergency declared “too late,” Yomiuri poll

  • April 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:25 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Abe cabinet support at 39%, nonsupport at 38%, NHK public opinion poll

  • April 13, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 7:00 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet and political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • April 14, 2020
  • , NHK digital
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OPINION POLLS

82% say gov’t should compensate for business suspension, Kyodo News poll

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:01 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 7
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SCIENCE

World looks to ICT in battle against coronavirus

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Blind female engineer to take over as director of Miraikan

  • April 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:13 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Over 2,000 Japanese still stranded abroad

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei digital
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SOCIETY

People aged under 60 make up 70 pct of Japan coronavirus cases

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:25 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to consider hospital ships amid coronavirus crisis

  • April 12, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:14 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan local govts hiring displaced workers as coronavirus relief

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 12:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo secures 2,000 hospital beds for coronavirus patients

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 27
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SOCIETY

Hokkaido declares emergency state again as virus infections grow

  • April 12, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Suga says antibody tests still in discussion phase

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SOCIETY

Abe’s stay-at-home video stirs controversy

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Yahoo Japan to give Health Min. data on potential clusters

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:24 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan courts struggling to hold trials amid virus scare

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:28 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Commentary: Don’t run after ‘four hares’ in the pandemic

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Urgent measures needed to step up nation’s virus testing capacity

  • April 14, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Virus troubles job-seeking university students, firms

  • April 14, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:37 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to cancel Imperial garden party due to virus scare

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:29 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Early development of vaccines and drugs amid outbreak called for by 60% in Japan

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:22 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Study finds Ebola drug effective with coronavirus patients

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Only 38% of schools in Japan began new term amid coronavirus woes

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Ghost “Amabie” used to raise youth awareness on coronavirus

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Sports associations face revenue shortfall amid coronavirus situation

  • April 13, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: 8,403 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19

  • April 14, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 1:26 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Adhering to China’s coronavirus line, Tedros is not fit to be WHO leader

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 9:19 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Olympics: IOC bracing for extra costs from Tokyo Games delay: Bach

  • April 13, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:44 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: Bad air

  • April 12, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p.2
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: Sheltering

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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SOCIETY

Osaka, Fukuoka, Hyogo to request business closures amid coronavirus spread

  • April 14, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Tokyo reports 91 new coronavirus cases on Monday

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Poll: 81% say declaration of state of emergency came “too late”

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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SOCIETY

70% reduction in commuters a high hurdle to clear

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Japan develops coronavirus contact detection app

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Sailor on U.S. aircraft carrier dies of new coronavirus

  • April 14, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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SOCIETY

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