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Japan to lower minimum age for Moderna vaccine to 12

The health ministry plans to lower the minimum age for the COVID-19 vaccine developed by Moderna Inc. from 18 to 12, sources with access to the plan said Thursday. (Japan Times)
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80 percent of elderly in Japan vaccinated

The Japanese government says that nearly 80 percent of the elderly in the country have received at least one shot of a coronavirus vaccine so far, and more than half of them have been fully vaccinated with two shots. (NHK)
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Japan’s population fell by 868,177 over five years, 2020 census shows

Japan’s population, including foreign nationals, fell by 868,177 over the past five years, results of the national census survey conducted last year showed. (Japan Times)
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Saitama man had girl, 13, sign ‘slave contract’ before sex in Nagoya love hotel

AICHI (TR) – Aichi Prefectural Police have arrested a 29-year-old man who had a teenage girl sign a contract to be his slave before paying her for sex, reports the Sankei Shimbun. (tokyoreporter.com)
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Body of teacher Alice Hodgkinson found after disappearance in Japan

The body of a Nottinghamshire teacher who disappeared in Japan has been discovered, it has been reported. (nottinghampost.com)
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After 92 years, Japan’s ‘rajio taiso’ stretching exercises still a hit daily routine for millions

A Japanese broadcast tradition known as rajio taiso started in 1928, when the Postal Life Insurance Bureau of Japan’s Ministry of Communications established a national exercise programme to improve people’s health. (South China Morning Post)
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Japan’s Rise of Muscle Girls

“To me, weight training every day is the same as brushing my teeth every day.” (Nobita from Japan)
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Top court: Rule on married surname constitutional

Japan’s Supreme Court has ruled that an article of the country’s civil code that says married couples must have the same surname does not violate the Constitution. (NHK)
Source https://newsonjapan.com/

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Japanese woman wins ‘Green Nobel’

A senior member of a Japanese nongovernmental organization fighting climate change has been picked for this year’s Goldman Environmental Prize. (NHK)
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Japan accused of ‘massaging’ coronavirus figures ahead of Tokyo Olympics

The accuracy of coronavirus figures released by the Japanese government has been called into question after the health ministry adopted new criteria for its calculations at the beginning of June. (asiaone.com)
Source https://newsonjapan.com/