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Beijing Looks Set to Repeat Tokyo's Olympic Mistakes

Wall Street Journal 14 Oct 2021
Its Beijing 2022 Olympic leadership no doubt observed with great satisfaction the draconian control that Tokyo imposed on foreign Olympic visitors.

‘I’m just in a happier place’: Olympian gymnast Jordan Chiles recaptured her love for the sport

Indianapolis Recorder 14 Oct 2021
gymnastics team’s victories in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, which included a bronze medal for Biles on the balance beam and a team silver ... And that’s even as she continues to deal with the weight of gymnastics, where the amount of pressure and control placed on athletes has made many question the sport’s culture.

Athletics: Ethiopia's Tura wins Chicago Marathon, Japan's Suzuki 4th

Kyodo 11 Oct 2021
The women's wheelchair winner was Tatyana McFadden and the men's wheelchair race was won by Daniel Romanchuk, both who won track gold medals for the United States at the Tokyo Paralympics ... October's Tokyo Marathon postponed due to COVID state of emergency. Crowd control a challenge as Paralympic marathons approach.

Controlling electrons and vibrations in a crystal with polarized light

Phys Dot Org 08 Oct 2021
Kazutaka Nakamura's team at Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) explored the coherent control of longitudinal optical (LO) phonons (i.e., phonons corresponding to longitudinal vibrations excited by light) on the surface of a GaAs (gallium arsenide) single crystal and ...

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing - Oct. 8, 2021

Anadolu Agency 08 Oct 2021
Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments in Turkey, around the world, and the coronavirus pandemic.  ... Africa has seen a 13% weekly decrease in COVID-19 cases, the director of the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. A strong earthquake jolted Japan’s capital Tokyo late Thursday ... .

Japan FM Motegi, Blinken reaffirmed to pursue the idea of free, open Indo-Pacific region

Beijing News 07 Oct 2021
Tokyo , October 7 (ANI) ... The officials also reaffirmed their intention to further strengthen the alliance between Tokyo and Washington, pursue the idea of a free and open Indo-Pacific region, as well as cooperate on issues related to China and North Korea ... Japan controls the Senkaku Islands, however, China and Taiwan continue to claim them.

DOH: Nikkei index study done when COVID cases in PH at its peak

The Philadelphia Inquirer 07 Oct 2021
She said the Tokyo-based news magazine used a seven-day period in September to analyze and compare the metrics of the countries.

Six members of Tonga's Tokyo 2020 contingent "in good spirits" despite being stranded in New Zealand

Inside The Games 06 Oct 2021
Tonga also has a strict border control policy as a COVID-19 countermeasure, and the six members of the Tokyo 2020 contingent will all have to quarantine for 21 days once again when they return home. It was one of four Pacific Island nations to withdraw from the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics because of travel restrictions.

Panel upholds decision not to indict Abe over dinner party

Japan Times 06 Oct 2021
Abe had been accused of violating the political funds control law by receiving discounts from a Tokyo hotel over the costs of the party ... .

PH ranks last out of 121 countries in global COVID-19 recovery index – Nikkei

The Philadelphia Inquirer 06 Oct 2021
MANILA, Philippines --- Nikkei Asia's latest COVID-19 Recovery Index ranks the Philippines last in infection control, vaccination and mobility.

In phone call, Japan new PM, Biden agree to cooperate on free and open Indo Pacific

Beijing News 05 Oct 2021
Tokyo , October 5 (ANI) ... Japan controls the Senkaku Islands, however, China and Taiwan continue to claim them. Tokyo maintains the islands are an inherent part of its territory as per history and international law. Article 5 of the Japan-U.S. security treaty states Washington will defend territories under Tokyo's administration from armed attack.

China's Xi instructs army to increase military pressure near Taiwan

Kyodo 05 Oct 2021
Three U.S ... (Photo courtesy of MSDF)(Kyodo). Xi is believed to think that the military drills in waters southwest of Okinawa, Japan's southernmost prefecture, were designed to prevent China from unifying democratic Taiwan with the mainland and from gaining the Tokyo-controlled Senkaku Islands, claimed by Beijing ... In March 1996, then U.S ... ....

‘Wanted: Dead’ is a third-person gorefest from ex-Team Ninja developers

NME 04 Oct 2021
Dead was revealed at the Tokyo Game Show and is being developed by Soleil ... Dead is set in a sci-fi Hong Kong, where players take control of a cyborg police officer armed with swords and guns. The trailer shown at the Tokyo Game Show displays her combat prowess with multiple armed goons getting taken down.