Power, Water Remain Severed In Chiba Prefecture

Power, water remain severed in Chiba Prefecture

Hundreds of thousands of homes in Chiba Prefecture are still without electricity and water after Typhoon Faxai ripped through the greater Tokyo area on Monday.

The storm left up to 640,000 houses in the prefecture without power. Two people died of suspected heatstroke symptoms.

Phone Services Remain Limited In Typhoon-hit Areas

Phone services remain limited in typhoon-hit areas

Japan's mobile carriers say their phone services remain limited in Chiba Prefecture, as well as some other areas, mainly in the Kanto region. They cite antenna towers that have been left without power by Typhoon Faxai, which made landfall early Monday.

NTT Docomo says that as of Wednesday afternoon, its mobile phone connectivity is poor in 43 municipalities of Chiba Prefecture, as well as five in Kanagawa and one in Shizuoka prefecture. The islands of Oshima and Niijima, which are part of Tokyo, are also experiencing connectivity problems.

Some Homes To Remain Without Power On Wednesday

Some homes to remain without power on Wednesday

Tokyo Electric Power Company says blackouts caused by Typhoon Faxai will continue on Wednesday in some areas near Tokyo.

TEPCO Power Grid President Yoshinori Kaneko offered an update early Wednesday on efforts to restore power to more than 448,000 households and businesses in Chiba Prefecture and 6,000 in Kanagawa.

Kyoto Animation: Original Images Remain On Server

Kyoto Animation: Original images remain on server

Officials from Kyoto Animation say they have found data of some original anime images on a computer server that survived the deadly arson attack on its studio.

The animation studio lost a lot of material, including original stills of popular anime works that were drawn on paper, in the July 18 fire that killed 35 people.

Japan, Russia Remain Apart On Territorial Issue

Japan, Russia remain apart on territorial issue

The foreign ministers of Japan and Russia have failed to narrow their differences over four Russian-held islands claimed by Japan. But they agreed to continue negotiations.

Taro Kono and Sergey Lavrov met for about 90 minutes on Saturday in Munich, Germany, on the sidelines of a security conference. The ministers are in charge of negotiations on concluding a peace treaty that would include a solution to the islands issue.

Japan Mulls Whether To Remain In Iwc

Japan mulls whether to remain in IWC

Japan is considering whether to remain in the International Whaling Commission because of little prospect of being able to resume commercial whaling. The fisheries ministry wants to compile a rough plan on the issue by the end of the year.

The IWC adopted a moratorium on commercial whaling in 1982. In line with this resolution, Japan suspended commercial whaling in 1988, and now catches whales purely for studies on whale resources.

10 Places On The Planet That Still Remain Pristine

10 Places on the planet that still remain pristineEvery year there are fewer and fewer pristine places left on the planet. People have scaled the tallest mountains and been to Antarctica’s deepest underground lakes. What’s the point of going somewhere if you can simply switch on your computer and visit the most isolated exotic locations from your web browser? At the same time, some hidden corners still remain uncharted or examined by the bravest tourists. You can find there online dating source. Here we got the most pristine places on earth for you to go exploring!

Yart Remain The Same For 2017/2018 Ewc Title Challenge

YART Remain the Same for 2017/2018 EWC Title Challenge

Yamaha Motor Europe is pleased to confirm the rider lineup for the YART Yamaha Official EWC Team ahead of the opening round of the 2017/2018 FIM Endurance World Championship at the Bol D'or on the 16th-17th September. The YART team ended the season in third overall after battling at the front during the majority of races and finishing as the leading full-time team at the Suzuka 8 Hours. As they prepare for the first race of the new season the team will once again comprise of Broc Parkes, Kohta Nozane and Marvin Fritz.

Exclusive Ps4 Content For Destiny 2 Will Remain Until 2018

Exclusive PS4 Content For Destiny 2 Will Remain Until 2018

Bungie had announced Destiny 2 well before the E3 2017 gaming convention but several additional details about the title were confirmed during Sony’s press conference. Bungie confirmed that it was moving up the console release of Destiny 2 by two days. It also detailed the exclusive PS4 content for Destiny 2 and pointed out how long PS4 owners will be able to claim this content for themselves only.

Lake of Shadows is a strike which will be exclusive to PS4 owners. The City Apex ship, Weapon Borealis exotic weapon and PVP map Retribution will also be exclusive to Destiny 2 players on PlayStation 4.

German Star Folger To Remain With Tech3 For 2018

German star Folger to remain with Tech3 for 2018Jonas Folger and the Monster Yamaha Tech3 team have successfully agreed to continue their strong partnership after the exciting rookie showcased his talent by riding to some eye-catching results in the opening five rounds. Despite the wave of expectations, his performances in 2017 have certified him as a top rider for the future and next year Folger will partner his current teammate Johann Zarco, as he seeks to carry on his progression in the premier class.

Signs Of Exodus From Nuclear Disaster Remain In Empty Hamlet

Signs of exodus from nuclear disaster remain in empty hamletSix years after the nuclear accident, a bulletin board close to the entrance of Tsushima junior high school is still covered with messages left by evacuees asking that family members contact them.
The quaint hamlet of Tsushima was overwhelmed on March 12, 2011, as residents fled from areas closer to the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant where a hydrogen explosion at the No. 1 reactor building led to the spewing of radioactive materials.

Japan's Firm Sees Renewable Energy On Rise, But Challenges Remain

Japan's firm sees renewable energy on rise, but challenges remainKen Isono has an insatiable appetite for going to different places, learning about them and connecting with local people.
It was when he traveled to over 30 countries as a backpacker in his final year of university that he became aware of the gravity of global environmental challenges and started to believe in the potential of renewable energy as a viable solution.

Questions Remain On Us-japan Trade Feb 2017

Questions remain on US-Japan trade Feb 2017A US congressional report says President Donald Trump's recent summit with the Japanese Prime Minister defused some concerns over the US-Japan alliance. But it says questions remain over the future of the two countries' economic relations.
The Congressional Research Service released its first report on Japan-US relations since Trump took office.