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Elementary and Junior High Schools Temporarily Closed in Miyakojima City, Okinawa, as New Corona Infection Spreads Rapidly In Miyakojima City, Okinawa Prefecture, where the new corona infection is spreading rapidly, elementary and junior high schools have been temporarily closed since today.
Man hints at crime to acquaintance of street dweller in case of holed-up yakiniku restaurant saying “If you go to jail, you get free food.” A man arrested in the Yoyogi, Tokyo told a street dweller he knew that he would get free food and a place to sleep if he went to prison.
New corona virus infects 6,438 people nationwide; record number in Hiroshima for fourth consecutive day On the 10th, a total of 6,438 new coronavirus cases were confirmed nationwide.
More than 8,000 cases confirmed nationwide; 1,223 infected in Tokyo More than 8,000 new cases of the new coronavirus have been announced across Japan on January 9.
Record number of 1,414 confirmed in Okinawa, replacement by Omicron strains and rapid spread Okinawa Prefecture has announced that a record number of 1,414 new cases of the new coronavirus have been confirmed today.
Four taken to hospital after accident involving five trucks, road frozen at the time Earlier today, there was an accident involving five trucks on a national highway in Kasukabe City, Saitama Prefecture, and the four men driving the trucks were taken to the hospital. The road surface was frozen at the time of the accident.
Coronavirus Infects 4,475 People Nationwide, Over 4,000 in Japan First time in three and a half months As of 6:30 p.m. on the 6th, 4,475 people nationwide have been reported to be infected with the new coronavirus. This is the first time in about three and a half months that the number of infected people has exceeded 4,000.
981 new cases of coronavirus confirmed at Okinawa, requesting government to make additional measures for prevention A record number of 981 people have been confirmed infected with the Omicron strain in Okinawa Prefecture, where the disease is spreading rapidly. Today, Governor Tamaki will ask the government to apply "priority measures to prevent the spread of the disease.
Two zookeepers bitten by tiger, two seriously injured at Tochigi Yesterday morning, three zookeepers preparing for the opening of the Nasu Safari Park in Tochigi Prefecture were attacked by a tiger, seriously injuring two of them.
Garbage truck hits and runs in Kamakura, killing a pedestrian A 70-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run accident by a garbage truck in Kamakura City, Kanagawa Prefecture, and police have arrested the driver.
More than 2,000 people infected nationwide since September last year The number of people infected with the new coronavirus was announced to be 2,638 nationwide on the 5th. This is the first time in about four months since September last year that the number of infected people has exceeded 2,000.
Okinawa Prefecture Considering Request to “Prevent the Spread” of 600 New Infections The number of newly infected people in Okinawa Prefecture, where the new coronavirus is spreading rapidly, is expected to reach around 600 today. The prefecture is now considering whether to request the government to apply the priority measures to prevent the spread of the disease.
Train and passenger car collide, one person killed, one seriously injured A train and a car collided at a level crossing without a breaker in a snowy landscape.
Coronavirus infection, confirmed in over 1,000 people nationwide for the first time in three months The number of people infected with the new coronavirus was announced to be 1,268 nationwide on the 4th. This is the first time in about three months since October last year that the number of people infected with the virus has exceeded 1,000.
Man, dead after being run over by a taxi cab; driver, looking at the car navigator just before the accident Earlier yesterday, a man was run over by a cab while lying on the road in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo. The cab driver said that he was operating the car navigation system just before the accident.
501 New Corona Infections in Japan, 76 in Tokyo On the 29th, 501 new cases of the new coronavirus have been confirmed nationwide.
Five climbers lost in Mt. Hyono , Hyogo The heavy snowfall has passed in the Kinki region, but five people have not been able to climb down Mt. Hyono in Hyogo Prefecture since the day before yesterday, and a search has begun.
New coronavirus Infected 159 People Nationwide Here is a look at the new corona cases announced nationwide as of 5:30 p.m. on the 27th.
Shinkansen delayed, heavy snow affects transportation The coldest air of the winter has caused heavy snowfall mainly on the Sea of Japan side. Due to the snow, 20 flights of All Nippon Airways to/from Wakkanai, Toyama, etc. and 10 flights of Japan Airlines to/from Hokkaido will be cancelled today.
Express Train Collides with Car at Level Crossing on JR Joban Line; Man Dies A man driving a car was killed in a collision between a limited express train and a passenger car at a railroad crossing on the JR Joban Line in Kasama City, Ibaraki Prefecture, on the morning of today (December 26).
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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.