August 11, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 11, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 11, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Taiwanese president urges Japan, others to team up

  • August 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China passes U.S. to top output of influential science papers

  • August 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Top security officials of U.S., Japan discuss China, other challenges

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Motegi to travel to Middle East on Aug. 15

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, UK, Australia hold joint training

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Second Gentleman to attend opening ceremony of Paralympics 

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , Kyodo
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s GDP down 1.0% in June: JCER

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

NSS chief Akiba meets with Defense Secretary Austin

  • August 11, 2021
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

Okinawa reports 23 more COVID-19 infections among U.S. military personnel

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 23
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for second consecutive day

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 20
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SECURITY

Japan creates defense white paper for children

  • August 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Finance minister supports increase in defense budget

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 10, 2021

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Low approval rating casts shadow over PM’s strategy on dissolving lower house

  • August 10, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , 4:12 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe and Suga big with Japan’s youth, polls show

  • August 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:03 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Okonogi enjoying lead in Yokohama mayoral race 

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Asahi
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate drops tp 29%, lowest ever for Suga, NHK public opinion poll

  • August 10, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:03 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • August 10, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:30 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Futenma-based aircraft operate at night outside designated hours

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Moon exploration by Japan group seeks water and resources

  • August 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: Draw up a road map for electrified vehicles to navigate foreign markets

  • August 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times , 11:56 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

University hospitals under severe strain due to COVID-19 resurgence 

  • August 11, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

Herd immunity against COVID-19 still elusive in Japan 

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SCIENCE

AstraZeneca vaccine to be delivered to six prefectures 

  • August 11, 2021
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SOCIETY

Final report on death of Sri Lankan detainee details failures

  • August 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Trends in serious COVID-19 cases, Jan. – Aug. 2021

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 19 key prefectures (Aug. 9, 2021)

  • August 10, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 7:50 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Aug. 10, 2021)

  • August 11, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Social media abuzz about image of “IOC chief Bach” strolling in Tokyo

  • August 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympic host towns develop bonds with athletes before they go home

  • August 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei evening edition , Lead
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Paralympics torch relay to be canceled 

  • August 11, 2021
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