Bird flu virus detected at Shintomi, Miyazaki poultry farm About 160,000 chickens are being disposed of
At a poultry farm in Shintomi-cho, Miyazaki Prefecture, an avian influenza virus of type H5, which is suspected to be highly pathogenic, was detected in dead chickens. is proceeding.
Prime Minister Kishida solidifies his intention to appoint former Foreign Minister Takeaki Matsumoto to succeed Terada as Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications
Prime Minister Kishida has confirmed his intention to appoint former Foreign Minister Takeaki Matsumoto of the Liberal Democratic Party Aso faction to succeed Terada as Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications.
Prime Minister Kishida was forced to submit his resignation to Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Terada, and was dismissed.
On the night of the 20th, Prime Minister Kishida dismissed Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Terada, who had clarified problems over political funds, by submitting a letter of resignation. We are also in a hurry to make arrangements for his successor.
Fukuoka mayoral election Incumbent Soichiro Takashima is sure to be elected for the fourth time
In the Fukuoka mayoral election, which was a battle between the incumbent and the three newcomers, the incumbent Soichiro Takashima (48), who is an independent, has been elected for the fourth time.
Ehime gubernatorial election Incumbent Tokihiro Nakamura wins for the fourth time
In the Ehime gubernatorial election, which was a battle between an incumbent and a newcomer, Mr. Tokihiro Nakamura (62), who was an independent incumbent and was recommended by the Liberal Democratic Party prefectural federation, the Komeito prefectural headquarters, and the Democratic Party for the People, was surely elected for the fourth time. became.
World Cup Opening Ceremony BTS Jungkook Appearance
It was announced that Jungkook of BTS, a popular Korean group, will appear at the opening ceremony of the soccer World Cup in Qatar, which will start on the 20th.
Soccer World Cup Qatar tournament to start soon
Qatar, the first soccer World Cup in the Middle East, is about to start. Final preparations are underway at the stadium where the opening match between the hosts Qatar and Ecuador will be held, and supporters are starting to gather little by little.
Prime Minister Kishida makes arrangements to have Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Terada submit his resignation and be dismissed
Regarding Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Terada, whose problems over political funds have become clear, Prime Minister Kishida will submit a letter of resignation within the 20th and have begun coordination to dismiss him.
Figure NHK Trophy Exhibition “Rikuryu” Uno Performance Show
Figure skating NHK Trophy held an exhibition on the 20th by athletes who participated, and the pair of Riku Miura and Ryuichi Kihara, who won their first tournament championship, and Shoma Uno, who won the men's singles, were brilliant. I showed my performance.
General Secretary Kim accompanies daughter to missile launch “Intention to protect future generations with nuclear weapons?”
The North Korean media emphasized that the launch of a new ICBM = intercontinental ballistic missile-class "Hwasong-17" cites the nuclear threat of the United States as "continuing to strengthen nuclear forces for the smiles of future generations." . Amid growing interest in the background behind Kim Jong-un sending his daughter to the launch, it is also aimed at justifying the development of nuclear weapons and missiles by conveying the message that nuclear weapons guarantee the security of future generations. There is a point of view.
"Pro-wrestling train" Shows how to use straps and handrails JR Kururi Line Chiba
On the JR Kururi Line, which runs on the Boso Peninsula in Chiba Prefecture, a ``professional wrestling train'' was operated in which professional wrestling matches were held in the train.
Professional baseball Rakuten's Asamura agrees on an estimated total of 2 billion for a four-year contract period from next season
On the 20th, Hideto Asamura, the main player of professional baseball and Rakuten, signed a new contract from next season. The contract period is 4 years, and it is estimated that the total amount of 2 billion yen will be maintained as it is.
Ultralight plane crashes, two men are unconscious, Ibaraki Bando
Before noon on the 20th, an ultralight plane crashed into a field in Bando City, Ibaraki Prefecture, leaving two men on board in critical condition.
COP27 To establish a new fund to support damage caused by climate change, targeting developing countries
At COP27, the UN conference on climate change countermeasures being held in Egypt, it was decided to establish a new fund for developing countries to support the damage caused by climate change. This is the first time that countries in the United Nations framework have agreed to work together to provide financial support for damage.
Crypto asset “FTX” bankruptcy Start of procedures to sell some businesses to return assets
Due to the bankruptcy of FTX Trading, a major crypto asset exchange company, and about 130 group companies, the company has announced that it has begun procedures to sell some of its businesses in order to return assets to creditors. did. The Japanese subsidiary is also expected to be considered for sale.
About half of Ukraine's energy facilities damaged Hurry to restore in preparation for winter
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said about half of Ukrainian energy infrastructure was damaged in the attack by Russian forces. He also stressed that he is speeding up recovery as winter approaches in earnest, calling on the public to unite against Russia.
More than 60% of part-time women with a spouse adjust their working hours
A private research institute has summarized the results of a survey that more than 60% of women who have a spouse and work part-time adjust their working hours as the hourly wages of workers rise due to the increase in the minimum wage. It seems that the actual situation of "employment adjustment" is being carried out with awareness of the burden of taxes and social insurance premiums.
President Biden wants to be re-elected on his 80th birthday
President Biden, who was inaugurated as the oldest president in American history, will celebrate his 80th birthday on the 20th. Mr. Biden has shown his willingness to aim for re-election in the presidential election two years later, but voices of concern about his health condition are deeply rooted within his ruling party, the Democratic Party. .
``Inaccurate and bad image'' specialist group to advocate name change for diabetes
Regarding diabetes, which is said to have about 10 million patients in Japan, the "Japan Diabetes Association" made up of specialist doctors has decided a policy to change the name of the disease, saying that it does not show the actual condition of the disease and has a bad image. . I would like to propose a new disease name in the future.
Musk to reactivate Trump's Twitter account
Elon Musk, CEO of social media giant Twitter, has revealed that he will revive the account of former US President Donald Trump, which was permanently suspended on his Twitter account. Musk took to Twitter to vote on whether he should reactivate his account, and he received a majority.
COP27 ``Loss and Damage'' Financing Negotiations in Final Phase
The United Nations conference on climate change countermeasures "COP27" held in Egypt is in the final stages, and the final negotiations toward an agreement between developed and developing countries over financial support for the damage caused by climate change are being carried out. it is continuing.
The light of the lamp goes over the sea, with all my thoughts on about 30,000 candles
An event in which candles are lit to express feelings for loved ones was held in Kitakyushu City and Shimonoseki City in Yamaguchi Prefecture, which are adjacent to each other across the Kanmon Strait.
British Prime Minister Sunak visits Kyiv and announces additional military aid equivalent to 8.3 billion yen
British Prime Minister Sunak visited the Ukrainian capital Kyiv for the first time and announced additional military assistance worth about 8.3 billion yen in Japanese yen, including air defense systems to counter attacks such as drones by the Russian military.
Internal Affairs and Communications Minister Terada's resignation will soon be decided after assessing the impact on the operation of the Diet
Prime Minister Kishida has indicated that he will make his own decisions regarding the progress and withdrawal of Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Terada, whose political funding problems have become clear. Before the deliberations on the supplementary budget bill, he plans to decide soon whether or not he will continue to serve after assessing the impact on the operation of the Diet.
[Updated from time to time] Russia invades Ukraine (movement on the 20th)
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 regarding the situation in Ukraine on the 20th (Japan time), such as the battle situation and the diplomacy of the countries concerned. (There is a 7-hour time difference between Japan and Ukraine, and a 6-hour time difference with Moscow, Russia.)
World Cup Qatar Tournament To start at dawn on the 21st Japan time First Middle East held
The soccer World Cup Qatar tournament will start on the 20th local time and early morning on the 21st Japan time. While there are some players who are worried about the impact of injuries, Japan will aim for the best 8 for the first time in history.
Japan national team Adjusting for the German match Maya Yoshida "I want to jump into the leading role"
On the 19th, the Japan national team, which is heading to the World Cup Qatar soccer tournament, made preparations on the ground for their first match against Germany. I want to," he said enthusiastically.
End of summit meeting of each country, showing the difficulty of breaking the Ukraine situation
For the first time since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a series of meetings in which the leaders of Europe, the United States, China and other countries participated face-to-face ended with the closing of the APEC = Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Conference on the 19th. At each of these meetings, amid conflicts between countries over the situation in Ukraine, it was decided to demonstrate once again how difficult it is to find a way out of the situation.
A 97-year-old woman was hit by a car and died Dozens of meters on the sidewalk Fukushima
On the 19th, a light passenger car driven by a 97-year-old hit a woman in her 40s on the sidewalk on a city road in Fukushima City, and then collided with three cars waiting for a traffic light one after another. A woman who was hit in this accident died, and the police arrested a 97-year-old driver of a mini passenger car on suspicion of negligent driving causing death.
North Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces statement, protests against criticism of Prime Minister Kishida's missile launch
North Korea's Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement criticizing Prime Minister Kishida's criticism of North Korea's ballistic missile launches at a series of summit meetings held in Southeast Asia, saying, "They are trying to smear the image of our country." Announced.