Lotte Akira Sasaki 8th win with no runs in 7th inning 2 consecutive wins
Pitcher Aki Sasaki of the professional baseball team Lotte started the game against Rakuten on the 26th at ZOZO Marine Stadium in Chiba City, and pitched 3 hits, no runs, and 8 strikeouts in the 7th inning, earning his 8th win. I mentioned.
Why the chaos?
Flags are flown at half mast to express condolences to the former prime minister. This caused confusion in some educational settings in July. Why?
Why Foreign Money in Japan [Economic Column]
Foreign investors are increasing their presence in the Japanese market. The movement sometimes greatly influences the direction of the investor. Japanese government bonds and Japanese stocks were the focus of foreign investment in July. Among them, the amount of net long-term government bond purchases reached a record high. I interviewed why Money went to Japan. (Economic Department reporter Keiichiro Furuichi)
Ask two experts about what's at issue with state funerals
Various discussions are taking place among scholars and others over the "state funeral" of former Prime Minister Abe. After asking two experts, four main points emerged.
Yakult Munetaka Murakami No. 46 home run Kiyohara-san, the youngest ever No. 150
Professional baseball player Yakult No. 4 Munetaka Murakami hit the 46th three-run home run to Wright in the third at-bat of the sixth inning against DeNA tonight at Yokohama Stadium, making him the youngest player in history at the age of 22 or 6. Achieved the 150th home run in the month. The youngest record so far is 22 years and 11 months, marked by Kazuhiro Kiyohara of Seibu in 1990.
Chiba: Unqualified technician undergoes chest suture surgery
At a municipal hospital in Chiba City, there was a problem in which a clinical engineer who was not qualified as a doctor was performing suture surgery. It turned out that he sewed about 10 stitches. The city took disciplinary action against the technician and the doctor who instructed the suturing, with a pay cut for giving a false explanation.
Chishima Trench Japan Trench Expected Massive Earthquake Presents Draft Alert
Regarding the huge earthquakes and tsunamis that are assumed to occur in the "Kurishima Trench" and "Japan Trench" off the coast of Hokkaido and Iwate Prefecture, the government's investigative committee has determined that if an earthquake of magnitude 7 class occurs, the subsequent huge earthquakes will occur. I showed a draft of information to call attention to the outbreak. Residents in areas where strong tremors and tsunamis are expected are requested to maintain their daily lives for about a week and prepare to evacuate immediately if they feel tremors.
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
With excessive school rules becoming a problem, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology revised the student guidance guideline and decided to show that "it is appropriate to publish the school rules on the website." It is hoped that the revision of the school rules will proceed by increasing transparency.
Jackson Hole meeting opens Interest in Fed chairman's stance to curb inflation
The symposium "Jackson Hole Conference", where central bankers and economists from major countries gather together to discuss monetary policy issues, opened on the morning of the 26th, Japan time. FRB = Federal Reserve Board Chairman Powell's lecture is scheduled to be held at 11:00 pm Japan time, and interest will be focused on what kind of attitude will be shown to control inflation.
Tokai offshore seismometer trouble One place off Mie continues to have data anomalies Japan Meteorological Agency
Regarding the trouble that the earthquake and water pressure observation system installed by the Japan Meteorological Agency on the seabed off the coast of the Tokai could not receive data, and the emergency earthquake early warning could be delayed by up to 10 seconds, the Japan Meteorological Agency closed some observation points. announced that it had recovered. If an earthquake occurs near an observation point where data is still missing, the Earthquake Early Warning may be delayed by up to 3 seconds.
Diplomatic authorities discuss issues related to "recruitment" to improve relations between Japan and South Korea
Director-Generals from both Japan and South Korea exchanged views face-to-face on issues such as "recruitment" during the Pacific War, and agreed to continue communication between the diplomatic authorities toward improving Japan-South Korea relations. .
China women's volleyball team wears a mask and criticizes the game as 'dangerous'
China's women's volleyball team has been criticized on the Internet for ``dangerous behavior'' for starting a match while wearing a highly airtight mask at an international tournament held in the Philippines. Voices were raised, and the Chinese volleyball association apologized.
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Entertainment from kindergarten federation of embezzlement case 6 people including chief cabinet secretary pay cuts
In connection with the business embezzlement incident involving the All Japan Private Kindergarten Association, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology took disciplinary action against six people, including the Chief Cabinet Secretary, for receiving entertainment from the former chairman. In addition, Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology Nagaoka returned one month's salary.
Red Sox Takuichi Sawamura pitched in the 8th inning with 1 hit and no runs The team lost 4 straight
Major League Baseball Red Sox pitcher Takuichi Sawamura pitched in relief against the Blue Jays in his hometown of Boston on the 25th, keeping 1 inning with 1 hit and no runs.
G7 summit held in Hiroshima to use drones to protect dignitaries in response to shooting incident
In the incident in which former Prime Minister Abe was shot and died, the National Police Agency decided to fundamentally review the guarding of dignitaries. In the security of the country's summit meeting, he showed the idea of using materials and equipment, such as grasping the situation with drones from the sky.
Two baby green sea turtles in Hiroshima released to the public, protected in the Ogasawara Islands
At the Hiroshima City Aquarium, which is working to protect green sea turtles, which are designated as an endangered species, two baby turtles protected in the Ogasawara Islands have been released to the public since the 26th.
14 people belonging to the Rimin Party announced their involvement with the former Unification Church Mr. Okada Azumi Ohgushi also
Regarding the former Unification Church, the Constitutional Democratic Party has announced that it has confirmed some involvement in 14 Diet members so far as a result of conducting a survey of members belonging to the party. New members of the Executive Board include Secretary-General Okada, Diet Affairs Committee Chair Azumi, and Election Committee Chair Ohgushi.
Sakhalin 2 trading company plans to participate Economy, Trade and Industry Minister ``We will do everything possible to ensure a stable supply of LNG''
Regarding the "Sakhalin 2" oil and natural gas development project in the Russian Far East, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Nishimura said on the 26th that major trading companies Mitsui & Co. and Mitsubishi Corporation decided to participate in a new company established by the Russian government. At a press conference after the cabinet meeting, he indicated that the public and private sectors would work together to respond while continuing to communicate with both companies.
KDDI Communication failure on the 24th Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications ``Preventive measures to report promptly''
Regarding the fact that KDDI, a major mobile phone company, experienced a large-scale communication failure last month, and that the communication failure also occurred on the 24th, Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Terada said, "We take it very seriously and it is very regrettable." It has been clarified that it has asked to report promptly.
Hamamatsu Suzuki head office cafeteria carbon monoxide poisoning Was ventilation insufficient?
On the 23rd of this month, at the cafeteria of the head office of the automobile manufacturer "Suzuki" in Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, 14 people who were in the cell were transported due to symptoms such as carbon monoxide poisoning. I found that they explained that the equipment was not working. The police are investigating in detail assuming that the ventilation was inadequate.
Osaka Takatsuki woman murder case Ex-employee arrested for surviving reservation email?
A former employee of a life insurance company was arrested in Takatsuki City, Osaka, for murdering a woman who was adopting a child. It turns out that there is a suspicion that I sent it. Using the function to send at the reserved date and time, it was sent from the woman's smartphone, and the police are investigating the details.
IAEA announces dispatch of experts to Ukrainian nuclear power plant
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky blamed a Russian attack on Tuesday for cutting power lines at the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in southeastern Ukraine. IAEA = International Atomic Energy Agency Secretary General Grossi has revealed his intention to dispatch an expert team to the site within a few days, but the focus is on whether it can enter the site without any problems.
National Police Agency Commissioner Nakamura resigns on 30th, deputy director Yasuhiro Tsuyuki to take over
In the incident where former Prime Minister Abe was shot and died, the National Police Agency's Chief Itaru Nakamura, who announced his resignation at a press conference on the 25th in response to the results of the verification of the security at the time, resigned on the 30th of this month. Yasuhiro Tsuyuki, Deputy Commissioner of the National Police Agency, will take over as his successor.
Kanto-Koshin: There is a risk of very heavy rain tomorrow. Beware of disasters
Due to the influence of the front and moist air, the Kanto Koshin area has become unstable, and rain clouds have developed locally in the southern Kanto area. There is a risk of very heavy rain with thunder over the 27th, and the Japan Meteorological Agency is calling for full attention to landslide disasters, flooding of low-lying land, and flooding of rivers.
Former Deputy Prime Minister Katsuya Okada appointed as secretary-general
The Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan held a general meeting of members of both houses, approved personnel proposals such as appointing Katsuya Okada, former vice prime minister, as secretary-general, and Jun Azumi, former finance minister, as chairman of the Diet Affairs Committee, and launched a new executive department.
Empress Emerita Diagnosed with "Symptoms of blood clots in her right leg" Examination at the Imperial Household Agency Hospital
Last week, Empress Emerita was diagnosed with a blood clot in her right calf and visited the Imperial Household Agency Hospital in the Imperial Palace for an examination.
Aichi Shin-Tomei night bus and large truck collide 4 people including passengers transported
In the early hours of the 26th, there was an accident in which a night bus and a large truck collided near the parking area of the Shin-Tomei Expressway outbound line in Shinshiro City, Aichi Prefecture. A total of four people were transported to the hospital, including the bus driver and crew suffering injuries that appeared to be fractures, and passengers complaining of neck pain, but none of them are life-threatening.
California to ban gasoline and HV new car sales after 2035
The state of California in the western United States announced on the 25th that it has decided on a new regulatory proposal that will completely ban the sale of new cars such as gasoline and hybrid cars in the state after 2035. Japanese automakers, which specialize in hybrid vehicles, will also be forced to review their sales strategies.
Cabinet decision to spend about 250 million yen for former Prime Minister Abe's "state funeral"
Regarding the expenses for former Prime Minister Abe's "state funeral" at the end of next month, the government announced at the cabinet meeting on the 26th that about 250 million yen will be allocated from this fiscal year's budget for reserve funds such as venue construction costs and bus rental fees. decided to spend
[Updated as needed] Russia invades Ukraine (Movement on the 26th)
Russia's military aggression against Ukraine continues. Fighting between Russian and Ukrainian forces continues across Ukraine, forcing thousands of civilians to flee the country. We will keep you updated on developments on the 26th regarding the situation in Ukraine, such as the battle situation and the diplomacy of the countries concerned. (There is a time difference of 6 hours between Japan and Ukraine and Moscow, Russia)
Kagoshima Nagashima town earthquake with seismic intensity 4 No worries about tsunami
At around 8:48 am today, there was an earthquake with a seismic intensity of 4 in Kagoshima Prefecture. There is no tsunami from this earthquake. A seismic intensity of 4 was observed in ▽ Nagashima Town, Kagoshima Prefecture. In addition, seismic intensity 3 was ▽ Amakusa City, Kumamoto Prefecture, Akune City, Kagoshima Prefecture, Satsumasendai City, Satsumasendai City, Koshikishima, and Satsuma Town. In addition, shaking with a seismic intensity of 2 and 1 was observed in a wide area of Kyushu, including Nagasaki, Kumamoto, and Kagoshima prefectures. According to observations by the Japan Meteorological Agency, the epicenter was estimated to be 10 km deep in the Amakusa Sea, with a magnitude of 4.6.
'Sex without consent is sexual assault'
Spain's parliament has passed an amendment to the law that would allow all non-consensual sexual acts to be prosecuted as sexual assault. In Europe, laws are changing to make non-consensual sex illegal.
President Putin signs a presidential decree to increase the number of soldiers, totaling about 1.15 million people
IAEA = International Atomic Energy Agency Director-General Grossi has revealed his intention to lead a team of experts to the site within a few days over the Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine, where shelling continues and concerns about safety are rising. . On the other hand, Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a presidential decree to increase the total number of Russian soldiers to approximately 1.15 million, and is shifting to a policy of increasing military strength as the military invasion is protracted.
Shohei Ohtani RBI for the first time in 7 games with a timely two base
Major League Baseball Angels Shohei Otani made a full appearance as a designated hitter in the Rays match on the 25th, hit a timely two-base hit, and scored an RBI for the first time in seven games.
US Congressman visits Taiwan, third group this month despite China's backlash
U.S. Senator Blackburn visited Taiwan late on the 25th. In response to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan earlier this month, China has protested by holding military exercises and other measures. will be visiting.
Osaka Takatsuki Insurance money murder Dead woman's wrist tie band pre-purchase
A former life insurance company employee who was arrested for murdering a woman who was adopting a child in Takatsuki, Osaka, bought a product similar to the zip ties wrapped around the woman's wrist before the incident. This is what I learned from interviews with investigators. The former employee was the beneficiary of a life insurance policy worth more than 100 million yen that included a woman. According to the investigation, the former employee remains silent.
Government expresses condolences at former Prime Minister Abe's state funeral Requesting cabinet approval to ministers
At the "state funeral" of former Prime Minister Abe, the government is coordinating to forgo the cabinet's approval to ask each ministry to raise a condolence flag and express condolences by silence. It seems that the aim is to clarify that the "state funeral" is not to force the public to make a political evaluation of Mr. Abe.
Fed Chairman's Speech Gathers Interest in Jackson Hole Conference
A symposium will begin on the 25th at a highland resort in the western United States, where central bankers and economists from major countries will gather to discuss monetary policy issues. There is a lecture by Chairman Powell of the FRB = Federal Reserve Board, and there is interest in what kind of attitude it will show to suppress record inflation.