World Mar 25, 2015

FAA streamlines approval for some commercial drone use

U.S. aviation regulators on Tuesday unveiled a new policy to speed up approval for the use of commercial drones in the United States under certain conditions. The Federal Aviation Administration, in a move first reported by Reuters last week, said it would award "blanket" certification ...

National Aug 18, 2013

Matsue restricts student access to 'Barefoot Gen' A-bomb manga

Claiming it contains too many violent images, the education board of Matsue, Shimane Prefecture, has asked all its public elementary and junior high schools to limit pupils' access to "Hadashi no Gen" ("Barefoot Gen"), the manga series by the late Keiji Nakazawa that depicts ...