OSAKA — The mass-circulation daily Sankei Shimbun said Wednesday it will stop publishing the Osaka Shimbun, an affiliate evening newspaper, on March 31.

Sankei plans to absorb the editorial department of the Osaka Shimbun to work on its evening edition published in the Kansai area, it said.

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