TV presenter Kobayashi has advanced cancer, says actor husband Ebizo

Jun 10, 2016

TV presenter Kobayashi has advanced cancer, says actor husband Ebizo

Popular television presenter Mao Kobayashi, 33, has been battling “serious” breast cancer for the past 20 months and is undergoing treatment, her kabuki actor husband, Ichikawa Ebizo, said Thursday. He said the disease is “spreading really fast,” and doctors have warned the couple that ...

NGOs pressure G-7 to take action on Paris climate deal

May 26, 2016

NGOs pressure G-7 to take action on Paris climate deal

Nongovernmental organizations fighting climate change on Thursday urged leaders of the Group of Seven countries to swiftly implement the ambitious pledges they made in Paris in December and criticized Japan for thwarting efforts to reduce fossil fuels. On the sidelines of the G-7 summit ...