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Two injured by upper 5 quake in southern Nagano

Jun 25, 2017

Two injured by upper 5 quake in southern Nagano

A shallow earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 injured two people in southern Nagano Prefecture early Sunday, the Meteorological Agency said. The temblor, which struck at around 7 a.m., registered as an upper 5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale to 7 in the ...

Sticky bonds of the media and government

/ | Jun 24, 2017

Sticky bonds of the media and government

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Last month, the United Nations Human Rights Council released a report critical of the Japanese government. The author, David Kaye, expressed concern over the way the media is pressured by the authorities to support their policies. The government objected to the report, saying it ...