April 23, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 23, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 23, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese scholar who worked for university in Hokkaido prosecuted

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: South Korean court ruling paves way for serious discussions

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 14
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Conflicting ideas vex South Korea courts in ‘comfort women’ cases

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:12 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

South Korean court ruling on comfort women may reflect wishes of Moon administration

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:59 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Despite ruling in line with Japan, Tokyo remains wary of Seoul’s next move

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:16 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign navies join Indonesia submarine search as deadline nears

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:07 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia performs military drills in Northern Territories

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Getting Taiwan just right: Inside Japan and U.S.’s historic statement

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7;52 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Will the Suga-Biden summit provoke China?

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan-based Chinese researcher on trial in China

  • April 22, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: U.S. pressure on China is growing multifaceted

  • April 19, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Chemical’s Kobayashi eyed as TEPCO Chairman

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:58 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Toyoda pushes for alternative fuels

  • April 23, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Toyota to develop hydrogen engine to achieve carbon neutrality

  • April 23, 2021
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan gov’t retains economic view, but warns of virus resurgence

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan online brokers scrapping fees to lure young investors

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 69th consecutive day

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

Cabinet Office confirms its cloud storage system was illegally accessed

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

ASDF fighters make contact midair; no one injured

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:37 a.m.
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SECURITY

US airdropped supplies near Senkakus in China-conscious drill

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:40 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan mulls prevention of technology leakage by researchers

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:44 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Fifteen reports of safety concerns over new Haneda routes filed in FY2020

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Suspected China military man’s wife involved in Japan cyberattacks

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Can security be improved by bringing personal data back to Japan?

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Messaging app Line faces Japan action over user privacy flaws

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:11 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Govt, private sector must join forces to shield vital tech from cyber-attacks

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

MOD has paid 70.6 billion yen for damages in noise lawsuits: minister

  • April 20, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

U.S. conducted drills near Senkaku Islands in February

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 22, 2021

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

No Minister visits Yasukuni Shrine during spring festival

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:57 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

SCJ urges Suga to appoint rejected 6 nominees

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

LDP tends to receive more votes in western Japan, rural areas

  • April 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Ex-Japanese minister Sugawara questioned by prosecutors

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:09 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan’s lofty climate pledge demands radical energy innovation

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:14 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Gov’t presents draft roadmap for decarbonization

  • April 21, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SCIENCE

GOJ to reimpose COVID-19 state of emergency for Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo 

  • April 23, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

TMG measures to end ivory smuggling delayed

  • April 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Japan ranked 67th in press freedom list

  • April 21, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Parliamentary groups ready resolution to stop human rights violations

  • April 21, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

For 25 years, volunteer visits center to support foreign detainees

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Student questions Japan’s climate reduction target

  • April 23, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Suga to declare COVID-19 state of emergency in Tokyo, Osaka region

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Silent march against Japan immigration law revision held in Tokyo

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan confirms 5 “double mutant” variant coronavirus cases

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:34 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to vaccinate citizens living abroad at Tokyo airports

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Confusion a frequent side effect of coronavirus vaccination efforts

  • April 23, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (April 22, 2021)

  • April 23, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Olympics must not be held at any cost by putting lives in jeopardy

  • April 23, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tamaki: IOC’s Bach should butt out of Japan’s health business

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Training begins for volunteer leaders of Tokyo Olympics

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Motor Show canceled for 1st time

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Young people caring for family members need greater support

  • April 22, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:01 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Wealth of Japan’s richest surges nearly 50% during pandemic

  • April 22, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: A wave you don’t want to catch

  • April 21, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Editorial: Don’t let students cut education short as pandemic causes financial hardship

  • April 23, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:21 p.m.
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