2019-03: Japan

  1. The 27-year-old who instigated a referendum in famously apolitical Japan (CNN)2019-03-01
  2. Governor wants US, Japan, Okinawa talks on US base move (Washington Post)2019-03-01
  3. Baked cod, miso and bok choy: unpacking the world's healthiest school lunches (The Guardian)2019-03-01
  4. Bouteflika 'returns' to strike-hit Algeria from Geneva (Daily Nation)2019-03-11
  5. Fukushima disaster: Touring a destroyed school (BBC)2019-03-11
  6. Tick tock, tick tock: Tokyo Olympics clock hits 500-day mark (Washington Post)2019-03-12
  7. Parkfield Community School: Ofsted says LGBT lessons are 'appropriate' (BBC)2019-03-12
  8. Japan agrees to fund Sri Lanka’s light railway system (Washington Post)2019-03-12
  9. How Japan is helping pensioners stay happy and have fun (BBC)2019-03-13
  10. Nissan cuts two models from Sunderland plant (BBC)2019-03-13
  11. Toyota joins space race with plan for self-driving lunar rover (The Guardian)2019-03-13
  12. Botswana court to hear case against criminalision of gay sex (The Star)2019-03-14
  13. Japan Dispatch: Japan’s Enchanting Ice Monsters, Claimed by Climate Change (New York Times)2019-03-14
  14. Victims of forced sterilisation in Japan to receive compensation and apology (The Guardian)2019-03-18
  15. Japan to make crater on asteroid to get samples from inside (Washington Post)2019-03-18
  16. Japan’s Olympic Committee Meets as Its Chief Faces Charges (New York Times)2019-03-19
  17. Japanese Olympic chief to quit amid corruption allegations scandal (The Guardian)2019-03-19
  18. Japan 2020 Olympics chief quits over corruption allegations (BBC)2019-03-19
  19. Japan’s Olympic chief stands down amid corruption allegations over Tokyo 2020 (Washington Post)2019-03-19
  20. Tokyo 2020: Chairman set to quit amid corruption allegations (CNN)2019-03-19
  21. Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal (The Sydney Morning Herald)2019-03-20
  22. Sterilization and isolation: Report details ‘abusive’ process for transgender legal recognition in Japan (Washington Post)2019-03-20
  23. Japan urged to stop requiring transgender sterilization (Washington Post)2019-03-20
  24. US man arrested for allegedly stabbing wife at Tokyo court (Washington Post)2019-03-20
  25. Ichiro cheered at Tokyo Dome, Mariners top A’s 9-7 in opener (Washington Post)2019-03-20
  26. Tokyo salutes baseball 'god' Ichiro Suzuki (CNN)2019-03-20
  27. Ichiro Suzuki retires to ovation after sparkling 27-year baseball career (The Guardian)2019-03-21
  28. Simone Biles: Olympic champion expects Tokyo 2020 to be last Games (BBC)2019-03-22
  29. The 20,000km cycle from Twickenham to Tokyo (CNN)2019-03-23
  30. Packets of hot sauce save two people's lives in one month (The Guardian)2019-03-25
  31. In ‘Killer Robots’ debate, Japan shuns fully automated arms (Washington Post)2019-03-25
  32. Apple introduces TV, gaming and credit card offerings (The Star)2019-03-25