School Trips To Disaster-hit Fukushima City Starts To Come Back

School trips to disaster-hit Fukushima city starts to come backSchool excursions are starting to gradually return to Aizuwakamatsu in Fukushima Prefecture, a historic city severely affected by the March 2011 earthquake-tsunami disaster and the ensuing nuclear crisis, according to local officials.

Amid concerns about radioactive materials from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant some 100 kilometers east of the city, the number of schools which sent their students to Aizuwakamatsu dropped to 100 in fiscal 2011 from 841 the year before.

Iryu Sousa To Come Back With New Cast Members

Iryu Sousa to come back with new cast membersKamikawa Takaya’s TV Asahi’s drama ‘Iryu Sousa‘ will come back with a new series starting in July.

This will be the second season of ‘Iryu Sousa’ as the first season was aired during April to June 2011.

Sports Highlights Come To Nintendo Zone For Nintendo 3ds

Sports Highlights Come To Nintendo Zone For Nintendo 3DSNintendo has teamed up with some of the world's top sports properties to deliver basketball, baseball and soccer videos to Nintendo 3DS owners in the United States. Starting April 14, Nintendo 3DS owners can access free highlight videos from the NBA Digital, and the Barclays Premier League from FOX Soccer by connecting to any Nintendo Zone location in the U.S.