May 7, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 7, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 7, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Japan, U.S. share “blue” solidarity

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australia agree to hold 2-plus-2 talks soon

  • May 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:54 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: G7 nations need to expand international cooperation against China

  • May 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:15 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar coup forces 13% of companies to halt business: poll

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:40 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

EU to discuss FTA with India at weekend summit: top diplomat

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:02 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

“Return of U.S. leadership” notable at G7 foreign ministerial

  • May 7, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

No breakthrough achieved in Japan-ROK relations

  • May 7, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges 5.5 billion yen in aid for India

  • May 7, 2021
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japanese carmakers eye next-generation fuel to achieve decarbonization goal

  • May 6, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:02 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan April new auto sales grow for 7th straight month

  • May 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:24 p.m.
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 83rd consecutive day

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 20
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SECURITY

Japan-Europe security cooperation deepening as China’s rise accelerates

  • May 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:01 p.m.
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SECURITY

Four Russian ships spotted sailing down near Tsushima

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

Commentary: To plan for Taiwan crisis, Japan must revisit 1976 Soviet shock

  • May 6, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:45 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. service member arrested on DUI charge

  • May 3, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 21
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SECURITY

No. of takeoffs and landings at Futenma hits record high

  • May 2, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 6, 2021

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 5, 2021

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Komeito lawmakers hindered by party’s emphasis on ties with China

  • May 5, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Tomin First, LDP to vie to become top party in Tokyo poll

  • May 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:06 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan Lower House commission OKs referendum law revision

  • May 6, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:34 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Number of seriously ill patients in Japan hits record high

  • May 7, 2021
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SCIENCE

Suga plan for greener Japan stirs hope in wind energy sector

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:48 a.m.
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Astronaut Noguchi speaks after returning to Earth

  • May 7, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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SCIENCE

Editorial: Nurture future astronauts who will lead the field of space development

  • May 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:41 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Coronavirus state of emergency to be extended through May 31 

  • May 7, 2021
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SCIENCE

IOC secures COVID-19 vaccines for Olympic and Paralympic athletes 

  • May 7, 2021
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

With Tokyo bars and restaurants closed, drinkers take to the streets

  • May 6, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 12 key prefectures (May 5, 2021)

  • May 6, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 8:10 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (May 6, 2021)

  • May 7, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

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