July 20, 2019

(Update) Special Heavy Rain Warnings Temporarily Issued in Southwestern Japan

Tokyo, July 20 (Jiji Press)--The Japan Meteorological Agency on Saturday morning issued special heavy rain warnings for the Goto Islands and the island of Tsushima in Nagasaki Prefecture, southwestern Japan, as powerful Typhoon Danas hit the areas.

Member of Rock Band Dragon Ash Held for Cannabis Possession

Tokyo, July 20 (Jiji Press)--Tokyo police have arrested Kensuke Kaneko, 33, a bassist of Japanese rock band Dragon Ash, and two others on suspicion of cannabis possession.

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