News and features from the most widely read English-language newspaper in Japan. 1897年創刊。現存する日本最古の英字新聞・ジャパンタイムズが発信する国内外の社会、スポーツ、政治、経済ニュースと、さまざまなジャンルの特集記事。
The shock wave produced by Saturday's volcanic eruption, as well as the unusual nature of the tsunamis it generated, will have scientists studying the event for years. | via @nytimes
Twelve more areas, including Osaka Prefecture, are set to seek quasi-state of emergency declarations by the central government in coming days.
Can omicron cause long COVID? Here's what scientists have learned and the many questions still to be answered. | via @nytimes
BREAKING: Prime MInister Shinzo Abe to resign due to his health, NHK reports
The six-member Johnny's act marks two years of many firsts such as appearing on the YouTube channel The First Take and working with established artists such as Yoshiki and Daiki Tsuneta.
2018's kanji character of the year is 災 ('sai,' disaster), as chosen by a Kyoto-based kanji promotion organization. Japan saw a myriad of floods, typhoons and earthquakes this past year.