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Many events during the Olympics are very dependent on the weather. Here’s a look at some of the dangers athletes might see. JACKSONVILLE, Fla – Many summer Olympic events are held outdoors and are heavily dependent on the weather. Looking forward, conditions during the Summer Olympics could be a lot like Florida weather, sticky heat …

Ingredients ½ cup of olive oil, plus extra if needed 1 brown onion, finely chopped 3 garlic cloves, chopped 1 small red pepper 250g of ground beef 2 teaspoons of ground cumin 2 tsp sweet paprika ¼ tsp of dried oregano tsp chilli powder (optional) 2 tablespoons of soy sauce ¼ cup tomato sauce 6 …

The government maintained its view that some sectors of the Japanese economy are experiencing increased weakness in its June monthly report, indicating more optimism on Thursday about the outlook with a reduced risk of the coronavirus pandemic. The Japanese economy is showing “new” weakness in some components and remains in dire straits due to the …

Osaka – The “Akagi File” documents on a high-profile falsification scandal involving the finance ministry, which were compiled by a ministry official who committed suicide, were first disclosed on Tuesday. The documents showed that one of the instructions to amend the records regarding the sale of state-owned land at a very favorable price to school …

The United States Government Blockchain Association (GBA) will host a week-long live event, Government Blockchain Week, from September 27 to October 2, 2021. Blockchain executives will join investors and government policymakers in Washington DC for a week of live events that will include six blockchain conferences. Blockchain is gaining momentum in many areas, inspiring topics …

Top line The Japanese government could allow up to 10,000 spectators to attend the Olympic events later this summer in Tokyo, according to local media, as the country plans to ease its Covid-19 state of emergency in the capital and eight others prefectures following a drop in the number of new cases across the country. …

CAMP KINSER, Okinawa, Japan – Sixteen Okinawa mess hall foodservice specialist Marines came to compete in the Quarterly Foodservice Specialist competition at Camp Kinser Mess Hall on June 16. The two-day competition began with a written and oral exam where Marines are judged on their military appearance, knowledge and attitude. The second part of the …

I often dream of sugar cane. Our family home in Okinawa was built next to acres and acres of sugarcane, and by the late 1960s the huge fields were a vast playground for me and my big sister, Janet. I also dream of machetes. Sweaty tanned men chased us with razor-sharp blades after we stole …

As visitors to Japan quickly find out, people here are absolutely obsessed with food. You will find that each island and region has its own meibutsu (local specialty) which is a point of pride. Japanese cuisine is fun and diverse, with original historical origins and fascinating regional differences. There is also a label associated with …

“Karaage” is a Japanese fried chicken, created by a Toyoken restaurant in Beppu, Japan. You can find karaage chicken at convenience stores in Japan, such as 7-11, FamilyMart, and Lawson. It is also a popular item in izakayas and many restaurants. Before the first Europeans on Japanese soil, Portuguese missionaries and merchants, came to Kagoshima …