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National Mar 30, 2017

Police look to build negligence case in avalanche tragedy

Police on Thursday inspected a ski resort in Nasu, Tochigi Prefecture, where an avalanche killed seven students and a teacher this week as they look to build a possible case of professional negligence. Around 15 police officers and rescue workers conducted the on-site investigation at ...

British Embassy's Meiji Era villa reopens in Tochigi

National Jun 30, 2016

British Embassy's Meiji Era villa reopens in Tochigi

A ceremony was held Thursday to celebrate the reopening of the renovated British Embassy villa in Tochigi Prefecture, offering a glimpse into the lives of British diplomats more than a century ago. During the ceremony, British Ambassador to Japan Tim Hitchens said he was delighted ...