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11-year-old breaks record as youngest person to pass high level math test

National Nov 16, 2018

11-year-old breaks record as youngest person to pass high level math test

An 11-year-old elementary school student has become the youngest person to pass the college-level Sugaku Kentei mathematics exam, shattering the previous record held by a 13-year-old, the test administrator said Thursday. Hiroto Takahashi, a fifth-grader from Setagaya Ward in Tokyo, passed the highest level of ...

Second swine fever infection detected in Gifu Prefecture

National Nov 16, 2018

Second swine fever infection detected in Gifu Prefecture

A second case of swine fever was detected in Gifu Prefecture on Friday at a park, after the nation's first case in decades was reported in September at a nearby pig farm. The Gifu Prefectural Government culled all 21 pigs kept at the Chikusan Center ...

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