Barcelona fires Ronald Koeman after slow start to season

Soccer Oct 28, 2021

Barcelona fires Ronald Koeman after slow start to season

Ronald Koeman has been fired as coach of Barcelona, the club announced on Wednesday, with former midfielder Xavi Hernandez the favorite to replace him. Koeman was dismissed after a 1-0 loss to Rayo Vallecano left the team in ninth place in the Spanish League. Barca has ...

Reader Mail Sep 25, 2011

Monitoring of cesium in food

It's good to see The Japan Times covering the issue of radiation in food. Tomoko Otake's Sept. 20 article, "Hold the cesium: ways to reduce radiation in your diet," contained useful information, but I would take issue with one point. Otake writes that "since the ...