Tokyo confirms 226 new coronavirus cases

National Aug 28, 2020

Tokyo confirms 226 new coronavirus cases

The number of novel coronavirus cases newly confirmed in Tokyo came to 226 on Friday, the metropolitan government said. The daily count in the capital topped 200 for the third consecutive day. Nagano Prefecture reported 19 cases and Fukui Prefecture confirmed 16, both making record daily ...

Fewer people got lost in Japan's mountains in 2019

National Jun 18, 2020

Fewer people got lost in Japan's mountains in 2019

The number of people who got lost in mountains in Japan in 2019 stood at 2,937, with elderly people accounting for more than half of them, data from the National Police Agency (NPA) showed Thursday. Of the total, 299 were confirmed dead or missing. The ...