Daily News Portal
Browsing Category

Japan

NY Times Nod Puts Morioka on The Map

The Yomiuri ShimbunForeign tourists enjoy wanko-soba on Jan. 19 at Azumaya in Morioka. By Mari Matsumoto / Yomiuri Shimbun 2:00 JST, January 29, 2023 MORIOKA — Visitors from Japan and overseas have been flocking to a city in the Tohoku region since its inclusion on a major U.S. newspaper’s annual list of recommended tourist destinations.…
Read More...

Kyodo News Digest: Jan. 26, 2023

Photo taken in Tokyo on Jan. 25, 2023, shows "hina" traditional Japanese dolls unveiled by doll maker Kyugetsu Co., featuring Yakult Swallows slugger Munetaka Murakami (bottom R), figure skater Kaori Sakamoto (bottom L), competitive swimmer Rikako Ikee (upper R), judoka Uta Abe (upper C) and table tennis player Mima…
Read More...

Late Brighton goal clinches draw at Leicester in EPL

LEICESTER, England (AP) — Brighton scored two minutes from time to draw at Leicester 2-2 and maintain its assault on the English Premier League top five on Saturday.The Seagulls missed the chance to move into the top five but climbed to sixth.Substitute Evan Ferguson headed in Pervis Estupinan’s cross in off the post for the clincher.Harvey…
Read More...

Kyodo News Digest: Jan. 20, 2023

Photo taken on Jan. 19, 2023, in Shimukappu, a village in northern Japan known for its cold temperature that can fall as low as 30 C below zero, shows the inside of a chapel where the ceiling, walls, altar and cross are all made of ice. The chapel was unveiled to the media, together with a dome-shaped hotel also made of…
Read More...

Kyodo News Digest: Jan. 19, 2023

A woman protests against Russian missile attacks in Dnipro, on Jan. 17, 2023, three days after a deadly Russian missile strike on an apartment building in the eastern Ukraine city. (Kyodo) ==Kyodo The following is the latest list of selected news summaries by Kyodo News. ---------- Fatal 2019 Kyoto Animation arson trial…
Read More...