Nidec April-June financial results Sales and final profit record high
Nidec, a major electronic component company, reported its three-month financial results for three months until last month, as sales of parts for personal computers were strong and profits were boosted by the depreciation of the yen. , It was the highest ever for this period.
A man drowned in a waterfall basin Did he help his drowning son? Chiba
On the afternoon of the 20th, in Otaki Town, Chiba Prefecture, a man who seems to be a father who tried to help his son who was drowning in a waterfall basin drowned and was taken to a hospital but died. At the scene, the water level was rising due to the rain on the 19th, so police are investigating the situation in detail.
Destroy a model similar to the Airborne Early Warning and Control Aircraft of the Chinese Self-Defense Forces.
Analysis of satellite images revealed that a model similar to the Airborne Early Warning and Control Aircraft operated by the Self-Defense Forces, installed in the desert area of inland China, had been destroyed by the middle of this month. The model appears to have been set up by the Chinese military as a target for training with missiles, and experts point out that it also aims to restrain Japan.
"Lion-free" zoo happiness news
A lion that has been a zoo favorite for over 100 years. But now it doesn't look like that. There was a desire of the zoo to make not only the visitors but also the animals happy. (Osaka Broadcasting Station Happiness News Coverage Group Mayumi Onoda Hikari Adachi)
[Video] If you're about to drown, what is life-saving behavior?
Do you know that when a person drowns, it's a "moment"? The most dangerous moments are when the river and the sea suddenly get stuck. If you're about to drown, float on the water, raise your hand and yell "Help" ... If you try to swim and help a floating person ... What will happen then? After receiving advice on safety measures from the Water Accident Society, which is familiar with water accidents, the NHK diving coverage team took underwater photographs in the pool. Then, the danger is highlighted.
[Video] Dangers in the sea bathing Visualize rip currents Offshore without noticing
Have you ever had the experience of swimming in the ocean and being washed off the coast before you knew it? This is due to the rip current that seawater flows from the coast to the offshore. It is very dangerous because it is difficult to detect because it is invisible. This time, the NHK diving coverage team took safety measures with the advice of experts in order to know the fear of rip currents, and actually entered the rip currents and visualized their movements.
[Video] Playing in the river Explaining dangerous places with underwater images Even sudden depths
It is a waterside accident that is worrisome when it gets hot. Especially in rivers, many children are drowning every year. Where is the danger lurking? Looking from the water, I saw an unexpected pitfall that I couldn't understand from the land.
Misumi Kubo's "Shooting Stars at Night" at the 167th Naoki Prize
The 167th Akutagawa Prize and Naoki Prize selection meeting was held in Tokyo, and Misumi Kubo's "Shooting Stars at Night" was selected for the Naoki Prize.
Akutagawa Prize Junko Takase "May you eat delicious rice"
The 167th Akutagawa Prize and Naoki Prize selection meeting was held in Tokyo, and Junko Takase's "Let's eat delicious rice" was selected for the Akutagawa Prize.
Former Director of the Olympic Organizing Committee Received tens of millions of yen The Special Investigation Department voluntarily interviewed the former chairman of AOKI
The Tokyo District Public Prosecutor's Office is said to have received tens of millions of yen from AOKI Holdings, a major men's clothing company that sponsored the Games, until the 20th. In an interview with the people concerned, I learned that the founder, former chairman Aoki, had voluntarily listened to the situation.
Extremely hot days in the Kanto region, etc. Expected tropical nights in western and eastern Japan
On the 20th, it was sunny and the temperature rose mainly on the Pacific Ocean side, and in some places such as the Kanto region, it became a hot day of 35 degrees or more. In western and eastern Japan, it is expected that the temperature will not drop below 25 degrees Celsius even on the morning of the 21st, so it is necessary to continue to be careful about heat stroke.
South Korean Foreign Minister “Finding a solution that seems reasonable”
South Korea's Foreign Minister Park Jin, who visited Japan, said in an interview with NHK that he was "100% satisfied with the solution" to the issue of "recruitment" during the Pacific War, which is the biggest concern between Japan and South Korea. It may be difficult to find, but I will try to find a plan that Korean plaintiffs and the public think "this is a reasonable solution."
Report card could not be distributed at elementary and junior high schools due to cyber attack Chiba Minamiboso
In Minamiboso City, Chiba Prefecture, it was discovered that the communication network used by elementary and junior high schools in the city was attacked by a cyber attack using a malicious program called "ransomware", and some schools could not distribute report cards. There is an impact.
Tokyo Medical University Entrance Examination Corruption Case Convicted with Grace by Former Director of Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
The Tokyo District Court suspended sentence to former director of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, who was accused of illegally passing his son to Tokyo Medical University in return for the convenience of a private university support project. He was convicted of two years and six months in prison.
"Crayon Shin-chan" character in 3 prefectures and family cities
Saitama, Akita, and Kumamoto, the birthplaces of the characters of the popular anime "Crayon Shin-chan," have signed a new "family city" agreement to promote tourism and revitalize the region.
Athletics World Championships Women's High Jump Ukrainian Players 2 Consecutive Silver Winners
At the World Championships in Athletics held in the United States, the women's high jump final was held, and Ukraine's Yaroslava Mahuchif won the silver medal for the second consecutive tournament.
Cannon misfire “Training while assuming that live ammunition will not be fired” Coast Guard
On the 19th, a patrol boat berthed at a port on Irabu Island, Okinawa Prefecture, accidentally fired eight live cannons, and the Maritime Security Department held a meeting on the 20th, and the cannons did not fire live ammunition. I clarified that the cause was that I conducted training to confirm the handling while thinking that it was.
Russian President Vladimir Putin's stance to overcome the stagnation of wheat exports
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Turkish President Erdogan and expressed his willingness to work to overcome the problem of the stagnation of exports of wheat and other products from the Ukrainian port facing the Black Sea due to the blockage by the Russian army. .. Meanwhile, Russian troops are intensifying their offensive in Donetsk Oblast, eastern Ukraine, by launching missile attacks on apartment buildings and ammunition depots.
Former director of the Tokyo Olympics and Para Organization Committee Received tens of millions of yen from sponsors
It is believed that the company represented by the former director of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Organizing Committee has signed a consultant contract with AOKI Holdings, a major men's clothing company that sponsored the Games, and received tens of millions of yen while serving as a director. I found out by interviewing the people concerned. It seems that the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor's Office is also grasping this process and is investigating the purpose of funding. A former director told NHK that "I have never tried to accommodate the Olympics."
US Biden administration official “Information on preparations for annexation of regions controlled by Russia”
U.S. officials from the Biden administration have sent officials to some parts of Ukraine under Russia's control on the 19th, revealing information that they are preparing for annexation to Russia. Did.
Former Prime Minister Abe's "state funeral" September 27 Final adjustment by the implementation of Nippon Budokan Government
The government has entered into final adjustments to hold a "national burial" of former Prime Minister Abe, who died after being shot by a gun during a support speech for the Upper House election, at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on September 27.
Stock price temporarily increased by 500 yen or more Dow Jones Industrial Average received a large increase in price
The Nikkei Stock Average on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on the 20th has risen by more than 500 yen at one point. Buy orders have also been placed in the Tokyo market as the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose sharply in the New York market on the 19th, with some relief from fears of worsening corporate performance due to the effects of record inflation and monetary tightening in the United States. It has expanded to a full height.
Shohei Ohtani All-Star Game [Breaking News] No. 1 / DH to start
An all-star game in which Shohei Ohtani of the Major League Baseball Angels will participate will be played from 9 am on the 20th of Japan time, and Otani will participate as the first designated hitter. We will give you breaking news about the progress of the match.
Record heat in Europe Over 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in the history of observations in various parts of the United Kingdom
While record heat continues in Europe, the maximum temperature in the UK has exceeded 40 degrees Celsius for the first time in the history of observation, and transportation has been severely disturbed, affecting the lives of citizens.
Criticism of China for forced labor being carried out by the U.S. government "One Belt, One Road"
The U.S. government has released an annual report summarizing the actual situation of human trafficking in the world, and China's evaluation that forced labor is being carried out due to infrastructure development accompanying the huge economic zone concept "One Belt, One Road" promoted by China. Was the lowest rank.
Japanese man detained in Shanghai arrested by Chinese authorities
A Japanese man who had been detained by authorities in Shanghai, China, on suspicion of espionage was found to have been arrested last month.
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology entrance examination corruption case Judgment to former directors this afternoon
A former director of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, who has been accused of illegally passing his son by Tokyo Medical University in return for facilitating the selection of a national business, was sentenced by the Tokyo District Court on the 20th. Will be handed down. The former director has pleaded not guilty to "never abused his authority to pass his son," and the focus is on whether the facility was provided and whether the university's response was a bribe.
House fire in Arakawa-ku, Tokyo Two men and women are unconscious
On the morning of the 20th, there was a fire in Arakawa-ku, Tokyo, and two men and women were taken to the hospital with unconsciousness. The Metropolitan Police Department and others are investigating the cause of the fire.
President Putin's positive attitude towards overcoming the Ukrainian wheat export situation
Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Turkey's President Erdogan in Iran, where he will work positively to overcome the problem of the stagnation of exports of wheat and other products from the Ukrainian port facing the Black Sea due to the blockage by Russian troops. Showed the attitude. As food prices soar globally, Russia's future response will be the focus.
[Updated from time to time] Military invasion of Russia and Ukraine (movement on the 20th)
Russia's military invasion of Ukraine continues. Russian and Ukrainian troops continue to fight in various parts of Ukraine, and many civilians are evacuating abroad. We will keep you updated on the movements on the 20th (Japan time) regarding the situation in Ukraine, such as the situation of the battle and the diplomacy of the countries concerned. (There is a time difference of 6 hours between Japan and Ukraine and Moscow in Russia)
Evacuation orders to 712 people in the Marutani River basin, Miyakonojo, Miyazaki
Miyakonojo City, Miyazaki Prefecture, issued an evacuation order to 352 households and 712 people in the Marutani River basin at 5:30 am after the flood danger level was exceeded at the Marutani River observatory.
Netflix profit increased, but the total number of members decreased by 970,000, decreased for the second consecutive term
Netflix, a major video distribution company in the United States, secured an increase in sales and profits for the three months to last month, but the number of members worldwide decreased by 970,000, the second consecutive year of decline.
Strict caution against sediment-related disasters that continue to cause extremely heavy rain in southern Kyushu
Due to the influence of fronts and low pressure, developed rain clouds are flowing in the southern part of Kyushu, and it is raining intermittently and extremely heavily. In southern Kyushu, the ground has been loosened due to heavy rain since last week, and there is a risk of extremely heavy rain before noon on the 20th, so strict caution is required for sediment-related disasters and river flooding.
Shohei Ohtani appeared on the red carpet After this, he started in the ball banquet
An all-star game in which Shohei Ohtani of the Major League Baseball Angels will participate will be played from 9 am on the 20th of Japan time, and Otani will participate as the first designated hitter.
NY Dow Jones Industrial Average Rise Over $ 700
The New York stock market on the 19th saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average rise sharply above $ 700, with some relief from fears of worsening corporate performance due to the effects of record inflation and monetary tightening in the United States.
[Full interview] Yuzuru Hanyu "In pursuit of ideals"
Yuzuru Hanyu, who won the second consecutive Olympic title in figure skating, held a press conference in Tokyo and revealed his intention to turn professional without participating in competitions in the future.