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High school soba champ shows she's a cut above the rest

Food & Drink Jan 6, 2019

High school soba champ shows she's a cut above the rest

Rurika Koike, 18, is a one-of-a-kind champion. She won the all-Japan high school tournament this summer for excellence in the art of making soba. In the annual championship, 154 students from 32 schools from northern to southwestern Japan don caps and white aprons to test ...

Esports looking to secure Olympic future at Asian Games

National Aug 23, 2018

Esports looking to secure Olympic future at Asian Games

Esports events will be contested at the Asian Games for the first time in Indonesia, with players and advocates hoping it will show skeptics that video gaming belongs in the big leagues. With the stakeholders hoping the demonstration event will help build the case for ...