Some 143 more cases of the novel coronavirus have been reported in Tokyo, the city’s governor said on Sunday, with the highest daily jump bringing … Read more
The IOC, local organizers, the Tokyo city government and everyone involved is saying “no.” That includes Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. However, a respected Japanese virologist … Read more
Visitors walk through the Imperial Palace outer garden in Tokyo, Japan, 21 October 2019, the day before Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement ceremony.
Some 2,000 guests from … Read more
The Dutch health minister has called for a global strategy to deal with dementia at a meeting of world experts in Japan.
Hugo De Jonge … Read more
IOC warns Italy of “serious concerns” about new sports law, risks exclusion from Tokyo 2020 and Milan-Cortina 2026 Olympics
The decree law on sport passed in Italy’s Senate on 7 August has raised the temperature in a dispute between Italy and the International Olympics … Read more
Tokyo-based charity Little Ones is helping to tackle poverty and discrimination faced by single mothers.
With an estimated nine million homes in Japan lying empty … Read more
Tokyo Olympics medals (L-R: Silver, Gold and Bronze) are displayed after the One Year to Go Ceremony at Tokyo Forum in Tokyo, Japan, 24 July … Read more