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Main news(2023/01/14)

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Hong Kong Chinese branch office head of security agency to further strengthen control

2023-01-14 22:57:00
The head of the Chinese government's branch office in Hong Kong will be appointed as the head of the security agency `` National Security Maintenance Office '' that cracks down on anti-government movements based on the Hong Kong National Security Law. Mr. Zheng was also appointed as an advisor to the "National Security Commission", which analyzes the security situation in Hong Kong and formulates policies.


Mitsuru Murai appointed as new president of Japan Badminton Association following scandals

2023-01-14 20:56:00
Mitsuru Murai, who served as chairman of the J-League soccer team, has been appointed as the new chairman of the Japan Badminton Association, which has continued to face scandals such as embezzlement of former staff members.


[Video] "Yudate Shinji", Mie Ise

2023-01-14 20:35:00
"Yutate Shinji" was held at a shrine in Ise City, Mie Prefecture, where the body is splashed with hot water boiled in a large pot and wishes for good health.


Conflict between Russian Ministry of Defense and private military company Wagner

2023-01-14 19:35:00
Russia's defense ministry invading Ukraine has announced that it has taken control of the eastern city of Soledar, but the Ukrainian side insists the area is still being defended. On the other hand, Soledar has highlighted the conflict between the Russian Ministry of Defense and the Russian private military company "Wagner", which is participating in the fighting.


The schedule for the first day of the common university entrance test is almost over.

2023-01-14 19:28:00
The common test for university entrance, which 510,000 people have applied for nationwide, started on the 14th, and the schedule for the first day has almost finished. In Yamaguchi Prefecture, a blur occurred and the exam was delayed by 30 minutes, and in Osaka Prefecture and Aichi Prefecture, there were mistakes that ended the exam ahead of schedule.


Former sumo wrestler Oki no Umi retires “I have no regrets”

2023-01-14 15:50:00
Former sekiwake Oki no Umi, who has been active for a long time in the sumo makuuchi, will retire from active duty on the 14th and will succeed to the name Kimigahama.


[Video included] Baby High-High Race Miyagi Rifu Town

2023-01-14 14:14:00
An event was held in Rifu Town, Miyagi Prefecture, where babies crawled and competed for speed.


Ukraine claims to continue defense despite Russia's announcement that it has taken over Soledar

2023-01-14 11:30:00
Russia's defense ministry, which is invading Ukraine, has announced that it has seized a stronghold in the eastern Donetsk region, where fierce fighting continues, and that it has seized the nearby town of Soledar. It claimed to have continued defense in the area.


Apple CEO Tim Cook's compensation is about 6.2 billion yen, half of the previous year

2023-01-14 11:26:00
American IT giant Apple has announced that CEO Tim Cook's compensation for this year will be about half the previous year's salary of $49 million, or about 6.2 billion yen in Japanese yen. It is said that it took into account the fact that the number of shareholders who agree with the CEO's compensation amount is decreasing.


Japan-U.S. Summit Meeting Consensus on Policy to Strengthen Japan-U.S. Alliance [Video at the beginning of the meeting]

2023-01-14 10:15:00
Prime Minister Kishida, who is visiting the United States, held talks with President Biden and shared the recognition that Japan-U.S. strategies are aligned based on Japan's new security strategy, which incorporates the possession of "counterattack capabilities." We agreed on the policy of further strengthening the alliance.


Figure Valieva "no fault" Russian Anti-Doping Agency

2023-01-14 08:53:00
WADA, the World Anti-Doping Agency, was investigating figure skating female Kamila Valieva, who was found guilty of doping at the Beijing Olympics last February. He announced that he had decided not to suspend his eligibility.


UN Security Council Emergency Meeting on Restrictions on Women's Rights in Afghanistan

2023-01-14 07:05:00
Prior to an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council over policies that restricted women's rights in Afghanistan, 11 countries, including Japan, which holds the presidency, announced that the Islamist forces that hold real power in the area would be held. We called on the Taliban to immediately end their oppressive measures against women.


Russia takes control of Soledar, Ukrainian military denies

2023-01-14 06:43:00
Russia's Ministry of Defense, which is invading Ukraine, has announced that it has seized the nearby town of Soledar, aiming to seize a stronghold in the eastern Donetsk region, where fierce fighting continues. The Ukrainian military has denied that they are in control of the Russian army, and as the Russian military continues to criticize the military following the Ukrainian side's reversal offensive, there is also a speculation that they want to boast that it is an important victory. It seems.


Sumo wrestling first place 7th day 1 loss Ozeki Takakeisho Hiramaku Midorifuji's challenge

2023-01-14 04:19:00
On the 7th day of the Grand Sumo Tournament, Ozeki Takakeisho, who lost one, will be challenged by Hiramaku Midorifuji.


A car crashes into a restaurant A man who was driving died 3 customers were injured Okayama

2023-01-14 04:06:00
On the night of the 13th, a car crashed into a restaurant in Minami Ward, Okayama City, killing a 22-year-old man who was driving and slightly injuring three customers inside the store.


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