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15 dead in Japan floods, landslides

Tokyo: Fifteen people have died, while nine others were reported missing in Japan's southern island of Kyushu as devastating rains have caused flooding and landslides, its was reported on Sunday. Fourteen victims were found in a flooded…

Japan extends state of emergency until May 31

Tokyo: The Japanese government on Monday officially announced its decision to extend the nationwide state of emergency imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, by nearly a month until May 31. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, scheduled to hold a…