TOYOHASHI, Aichi Prefecture--Two South African white rhinos who escaped poachers who killed their mothers have found a new home here, playing a part in an anti-poaching movement.
"Tandy! Tom! Come over here!" Hidekazu Ohashi, a staff member at the Toyohashi Zoo and Botanical Park, beckoned the pair toward him. The rhinos, each weighing more than two tons, slowly approached him as soon as they heard their names being called.
With golden hair tied together, round glasses and a black chef's coat, Tadashi Michino works with brisk efficiency at his restaurant.
The 64-year-old chef, with 40 years of experience, runs Michino Le Tourbillon, a French restaurant located in the Fukushima district west of Osaka Station where redevelopment is under way.
Activists have staged a rally in front of the White House in protest against the relocation of a US military base in Japan's Okinawa Prefecture.
Japanese-American Robert Kajiwara was among around 40 people who gathered on Monday, after creating a petition with more than 190,000 signatures in a month. The number exceeds the 100,000 threshold that requires the White House to respond.
Ichiro Abe, the proprietor of Takumi Kappo, gains inspiration for his menus from the fresh fish and vegetables he sees at the market every morning and even from the dishes he hopes to use.
They include a black bowl produced at the Engoji Kiln in Tottori Prefecture that is simple yet profound, as well as a Yamane Kiln round plate that is a soft opaque white.
Nakata Yasutaka's first solo album "Digital Native" drops in stores on February 7. He has revealed a teaser video for one of the tracks off of the album, "White Cube."
"White Cube" was picked up for the promotional video for 'Cup Noodle Chili Tomato Noodle.' The PV was directed by Momen Tatsushi (KOO-KI), and its full version will be unveiled in the coming days.
The Destiny 2 bundle was the first opportunity that customers had to purchase the console in a color other than the original Jet Black. However, not everyone wanted the title or its expansion pass and hence they were unable to justify its purchase.