25 April 2018

Science and Education

Japan minister apologises after 'sexy yoga' claims (9)
By Agence France-Presse Tokyo Japan's education minister apologised Wednesday for using an official car to visit a yoga studio, but denied claims that the facility was offering "sexy private yoga". The row is the latest headache for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government, which is already under fire after two cronyism scandals and sexual harassment claims against a top finance ministry bureaucrat.
Venezuelan schools emptying as Chavez legacy under threat (4)
... External Content The following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired. Reuters International This content was published on April 25, 2018 1:04 PMApr 25, 2018 - 13:04 A view shows a classrom of Orlando Garcia state primary school in Socopo, Venezuela March 2, 2018.
India, Mongolia to enhance bilateral trade, investments (4)
India and Mongolia on Wednesday discussed economic cooperation in areas such as infrastructure development, energy, services and IT and agreed to explore the possibility of launching direct air connectivity between New Delhi and the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, during a joint media briefing with Mongolian Foreign Minister D Tsogtbaatar, after the 6th Session of the
Toronto van attack suspect Alek Minassian faces court, charged with 10 counts of murder (5)
Alek Minassian, 25, suspected of killing 10 people and injuring 15 others when he ploughed a rental van into pedestrians in Toronto, is charged with 10 counts of first-degree murder as officers continue to probe what motivated the attack. Alek Minassian has appeared in a Toronto court.
Education minister visits 'sexy yoga' studio by official car (4)
April 25, 2018 (Mainichi Japan) Education minister Yoshimasa Hayashi (Mainichi) TOKYO (Kyodo) - Education minister Yoshimasa Hayashi has used an official ministry car to visit a "sexy yoga" studio in Tokyo, a weekly magazine said Tuesday, in another apparent scandal to hit the government. RelatedLDP lawmaker calls sexual harassment whistleblowing almost 'crime' RelatedLDP legislator deletes tweet saying female opposition members 'far from sexual harassment'
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