A number of incidents of hate speech against specific ethnic groups on the streets or online have been reported in recent years.
On an annualised basis, the economy expanded a revised 0.7 percent, compared with a slight 0.2 percent expansion in the preliminary data.
The strait is only 19.5km wide at its narrowest point, but Tominaga ended up swimming 38km.
Typhoon Mindulle made landfall in Tateyama city, 80 kilometres (50 miles) southeast of Tokyo.
Japan also expressed concern over increased activity in the East China Sea.
Japan's Meteorological Agency had sent and immediately withdrawn the alert, but the cancellation did not reach some app operators in time, a spokesman...
The 26-year-old man, who reportedly threatened to kill hundreds of disabled people earlier this year, later turned himself in at a police station, admitting...
A doctor at one of the hospitals where victims were taken described some with "deep stab" wounds to the neck.
The sport's founder spread judo to Europe and the Americas around the turn of the 20th century, but Brazil was slow to catch on.
The man told the police that he left North Korea by ship last week, public broadcaster NHK and the Asahi Shimbun said, without clarifying why he was on...
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