The Japan Amateur Boxing Federation is facing a wide range of allegations of misconduct, including the inappropriate use of grant money.
More than 300 people with links to the sport made the allegations. They called on the Japan Sports Agency, the Japan Sport Council, and other institutions to open an investigation.
KYOTO--The Kyoto Railway Museum attracted a higher-than-expected 1.5 million visitors in its first year of operation, but maintaining that momentum will be an uphill battle.
The museum in the city's Shimogyo Ward made efforts to bring in people of all ages. However, the visitor numbers were helped by the fact that the ancient capital is one of the most popular sightseeing areas in Japan.