Coronavirus can be contracted by air, say Chinese officials

China's health authorities have admitted that people can contract the coronavirus COVID-19, which causes…

Olympic conference canceled in Beijing due to viral outbreak

A sports conference for Olympic actors canceled in Beijing due to the virus outbreak has been moved…

Japan promotes remote work to stem the spread of coronavirus

The Ministry of Health said on Friday that it will encourage more companies to promote telework / work…

6.000 masks disappear from hospital in Chuo

A total of 6.000 medical masks have disappeared from the warehouse at the Japanese Red Cross Hospital in…

JR West tests driver autonomous train on Osaka lines

Plans are underway to implement automated trains for all services that run on the lines ...

Man triggers Japan train emergency after seeing passenger coughing without mask

A train in Fukuoka, southwestern Japan, was delayed for several minutes on the night of…

California apologizes for crimes against Japanese during World War II

On Thursday, California lawmakers became the first political leaders in the most populous state ...

Kamimachi: Japanese police expose people trying to attract minors through social media

“Any high school student who has left home and is in trouble, get in…

Man admits blame for fatal abuse of 10-year-old daughter in eastern Japan

On Friday, a man admitted charges of assault to his 10-year-old daughter, who died ...

Princess Aiko is admitted to Gakushuin University, following in the Emperor's footsteps

Princess Aiko, 18, the only daughter of the emperor and empress of Japan, will enter the College…

Japan registers 1st case of coronavirus infection in child

Two elementary school brothers and a 40-year-old woman in Hokkaido were infected with…

Most Diamond Princess passengers have left the ship

A total of 970 passengers disembarked the cruise ship Diamond Princess, affected by several cases…

Documentary about HIV crisis in Russia is popular on Youtube

A YouTube documentary about the HIV epidemic in Russia by a popular blogger attracted…

Vatican police make new investigation into controversial London luxury property purchase

Vatican police raided the home and office of a senior Church official ...

Scouts of America go bankrupt after multiple child sexual abuse lawsuits

The Boy Scouts of America said on Tuesday that they filed for bankruptcy for 'Chapter…

Air strikes hit hospitals in northwest Syria, Turkey calls for ceasefire

Government air strikes hit hospitals and refugee camps in northwest Syria and…

North Carolina blocks voter identification law and defines it as discriminatory

On Tuesday, a North Carolina appeals court prevented the entry into force of…

Kirin reviews agreements with Myanmar's army on charges of genocide funding

Japanese beverage giant Kirin - brewer of a range of beer brands…

China detains Uighurs for visiting foreign sites or even growing a beard, reveals leak

Growing a beard, wearing a veil or accidentally visiting a foreign website was among the justifications for sending…

Vaping: Is new fashion saving smokers or creating new addicts?

Gone With the Smoke is no more than a distant smell of steam with…

Coronavirus: Latest news so far

Chinese medical workers who die fighting the coronavirus outbreak will be designated as martyrs, reported the…