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‘I killed my wife,’ calls acquaintance. Woman dead in condo. Yesterday afternoon, the body of a woman in her 60s who lived in this room was found in an apartment in Numazu City, Shizuoka Prefecture. Her husband, who is still missing, has been making comments implying that she was murdered, and the police are investigating the case as a possible homicide.
62,599 New Infections Nationwide, First Time More Than 60,000 Infections Have Occurred, Record Number in 29 Prefectures More than 62,000 new cases of the new coronavirus have been announced nationwide on yesterday. This is the first time that the number of newly infected people in Japan has exceeded 60,000.
Self-proclaimed part-time worker arrested for trying to press his smartphone against lower half of elementary school student’s body while taking a video A 35-year-old man has been arrested for pressing his smartphone against the lower half of an elementary school girl's body in a park in Adachi Ward, Tokyo. The man's smartphone had a video taken at the time of the crime.
35-year-old man arrested for dumping body of 22-year-old woman A 35-year-old man has been arrested for dumping a body in a mountain forest in Miyagi Prefecture. Police are investigating whether the man confined a 22-year-old woman to an apartment in Tochigi Prefecture two years ago, and later dumped her body.
44,817 new cases announced nationwide, up more than 20,000 from last week The number of newly announced infections with the new coronavirus exceeded 40,000 again on the 24th, a record number for a Monday.
USJ roller coaster emergency stop with passengers near the top In the early afternoon of the 22nd, a roller coaster came to an emergency stop with passengers on board at Universal Studios Japan, a theme park in Osaka.
24-year-old woman, arrested for killing an 82-year old man inside his hotel room in Ikebukuro hotel, went to karaoke after the crime A woman who was arrested for killing an 82-year-old man at a hotel in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, is believed to have gone to a karaoke bar in Kabukicho after the crime with a man she knew who helped her escape.
Over 50,000 New Coronavirus Infections Nationwide, Record Number in 9 Prefectures On the 23rd, the number of new cases of the new coronavirus announced nationwide exceeded 50,000. This is the second day in a row that the number has exceeded 50,000.
Man with a knife on board Nagoya city bus arrested on the spot A man was caught red-handed with a fruit knife inside a city bus stopped at a bus stop in Kita-ku, Nagoya City, yesterday evening.
Chinese woman steals 109 lip glosses and other cosmetics and resells them for a living A Chinese woman has been arrested for stealing 109 cosmetics, including lip gloss, from a large commercial facility in Adachi Ward, Tokyo. The woman stated, "I couldn't go back to China because of Corona, so I resold them to make a living.
Two Vietnamese men arrested for taking a man away for seven hours for money Two Vietnamese men were arrested for assaulting and seriously injuring a man they knew in order to steal money from him, and then took him away.
46,198 people infected nationwide, record number As of 6:15 p.m. today, a record number of 46,198 people have been infected with the new corona strain. The total number of people infected nationwide has exceeded 2 million.
Tokyo Raises Alert Level to alert level 4, the highest level The Tokyo Metropolitan Government held a monitoring meeting to analyze the infection situation and raised the alert level to the highest of the four levels, "large-scale spread of infection"
Body parts found in suitcase, possibly adult, at former golf course site in Nikko, Tochigi In a case where an unidentified body was found in a suitcase in Nikko City, Tochigi Prefecture, an interview with the police revealed that the body is believed to be that of an adult.
15-year-old male junior high school student dies, bruises on face, investigation on suspicion of manslaughter, Shirooka City, Saitama A male junior high school student was found unconcious inside their house in Shirooka City, Saitama Prefecture. He had bruises on his face, and the police are investigating on suspicion of abuse.
New Corona cases in Japan exceed 40,000 for the first time, with 28 prefectures reporting record numbers A record number of new cases of new corona infection were announced in 28 prefectures yesterday. The total number of people nationwide exceeded 40,000 for the first time.
Two high school and junior high school students arrested for taxi change fraud Two boys, one a high school student and the other a junior high school student, have been arrested for pretending to pay for a taxi ride by presenting a 10,000 yen bill and cheating the driver out of the change.
Tokyo, will start to operate priority measures to prevent the spread of the virus; shorter operating hours for restaurants The Tokyo Metropolitan Government is considering allowing certified restaurants to choose their hours of operation under the "Priority Measures to Prevent the Spread of Disease," which will take effect this Friday.
32,197 Infected Nationwide, First Time More Than 30,000 Infected, Record Number in 18 Prefectures On January 18, it was announced that 32,197 people have been infected with the new coronavirus nationwide. This is the first time that the number of cases has exceeded 30,000. This is the first time that the number has exceeded 30,000.
Three Philippine women, busted for scam modus in Japan Three Philippine women were arrested for scamming. Their scamming method starts from a pop-up screen appearing from the victim's computer and would have them pay money as support fee. This is the first time this scamming modus has been uncovered, with damages amounting to over 20 million yen.
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(PH) Mang Colas x Katutubo Philippine Store, ang one-stop Pinoy store ng Iwakura City! (PH) Nagjoint-venture ang Katutubo Philippine restaurant sa Mang Colas Philippine store at tinawag na itong Mang Colas x Katutubo Philippine Store. Nagsimula ito noong Marso 21, 2020 at kasalukuyan paring nag hahatid ng iba't-ibang Pinoy products dito sa Japan!
(PH) Katutubo Philippine Restaurant sa Iwakura City, masarap na at Instagrammable pa! (PH) Nagsimula ang Katutubo Philippine Restaurant noon pang April 21, 2019, at patuloy itong naghahanda ng masasarap na Philippine foods di lang para sa ating mga kababayan, kundi para din sa mga dayuhan at mga hapon na gustong matikman ang sarap ng pagkaing Pinoy.
Alisha's Grill and Restaurant delicious and affordable home-made cakes! Have you already tried Philippine style cakes? Alisha's Grill and Restaurant in Kitanagoya City is known not only for their fancy restaurant, but also for their home-made cakes! It's not usual to find a store who sells Philippine style cakes and Alisha's is one of those rare ones!
Alisha's Grill and Restaurant, authentic Philippine dishes at Kitanagoya City, Aichi Prefecture! Alisha's Grill and Restaurant in Kitanagoya City, Aichi Prefecture started on January 3, 2019, and they continue to serve authentic and affordable Philippine dishes in Japan! They use Philippine imported ingredients to show the true taste of Philippine cooking.