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Russia hits back at airline sanctions: T...

Russia has blocked incoming flights from airlines from 36 countries. Meanwhile, Aeroflot has suspended operations in the United States until March 2. The move, announced by Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency on Monday, is the country’s response to Russian flight bans imposed late last week and over the weekend by the UK, EU and Canada. […]

EU to ban Russian airlines from its airs...

The EU plans to close all airspace to Russian airlines in the latest round of sanctions against Russia following the invasion of Ukraine last week. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced the decision to ban Russian planes from EU airspace in a statement on Sunday (February 27th). Von der Leyen said: “We are […]

Phil Mickelson out as host of PGA Tour e...

Los Angeles- Phil Mickelson will no longer host the American Express PGA Tour tournament in La Quinta, Calif., following fallout from his comments about a Saudi-backed league proposal, the Desert Sun reported on Saturday. The six-time major winner, who has hosted the tournament since 2020, will not return to that role next year and his […]

Russia claim back-to-back tour titles wi...

Andrey Rublev clinched a second ATP Tour title in as many weeks with a 6-4, 6-3 win over Jiri Vesely in the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships final. Vesely had knocked out world number one Novak Djokovic on the way to the final but was no match for the in-form Russian. Rublev sealed the title […]

USTA seeks nine-figure fee as ATP Tour s...

The Western & Southern Open, also known as the Cincinnati Masters, is one of the premier tournaments on the tennis calendar. Played on hard courts, it is home to some of the greatest tennis players. Swiss maestro Roger Federer has won the tournament a record seven times. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Every […]

Japan Open Poker Tour Grand Final Sets N...

February 25, 2022 Japan Open Poker Tour the Season 21 Grand Finale from Japan Open Poker Tour (JOPT) took place in January and set a new attendance record for the JOPT. Some 1,128 players had purchased by the time late registration closed, blowing the previous record of 818 entries, set by last season’s JOPT Grand […]

Foodies take over Miami for the 21st Sou...

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Foodies from around the world flocked to Miami for the 21st South Beach Wine and Food Festival. More than 400 renowned chefs, lifestyle personalities, winemakers and others take part. READ MORE: Suspect in custody after family situation at North Miami Beach Jewish Community Center All proceeds from the festival benefit Florida International […]

720 billion. Japan’s ‘Go To Travel’ bud

A walk leading to Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine is bustling with tourists thanks to the domestic tourism promotion campaign “Go To Travel”, in Dazaifu City, Fukuoka Prefecture, in this November 2020 file photo. (Mainichi /Kimiya Tanabe) TOKYO — A 720 billion yen (about $6.3 billion) budget set aside for […]

Osaka IR referendum? The new WPT tour s...

Osaka residents want IR referendum A group of Osaka residents want to start collecting signatures to call for a referendum on the city and prefecture’s Integrated Resort (IR) development plan. The group planned to collect signatures between March 25 and May 25; during the two-month period, the main objective is to provide citizens with the […]

PokerStars Announces European Poker Tour...

The Monte-Carlo Casino European Poker Tour (EPT) will take place this year from April 28 to May 7. The tournament, which did not take place in 2020 or 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, regularly sees winners claim cash prizes in excess of 1 million euros ($1.13 million). In 2008 and 2009, the winner won […]

An East and Southeast Asian street food ...

With Little Yellow Rice Co, Korean Grub Club and more… grubmcr/Instagram WORM will launch its annual celebration of East and Southeast Asian street food, desserts and drinks from Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd April. The FREE food festival is set to feature five of the best Asian street food in town, plus a special pop-up […]

Pet food makers eat wild game meat as de...

Wild game meat, typically eaten by customers of specialty restaurants in Japan, is being processed and sold as pet food for dogs and cats as normal sales channels dry up amid the COVID-19 crisis. “Gibier”, a French word adopted from Japanese meaning wild game meat, is highly nutritious and popular among pet owners, and is […]

Cordae Delivers the Hype at the FABEV To...

Fresh off his latest album, From a bird’s eye view, and a series of sold-out shows across the United States, as well as upcoming European tour dates, Cordae continues to claim its position as the powerful voice of this generation – this time with a standing-room performance at Webster Hall in New York City. Semaj […]

Djokovic ready to play wherever he gets ...

Novak Djokovic says he will play any tournament that has him as he prepares to make his return to the ATP Tour. The men’s world number one has not played a competitive match since early December and was expelled last month from Australia on the eve of the Australian Open. The move is the result […]

For Japanese cuisine in El Segundo, Salo...

If you’ve ever turned onto Main Street from the Imperial Highway in El Segundo, towards the many restaurants in the heart of town, you’ve passed the sign for a branch of 7-Eleven, more like a casino in Las Vegas, than a chain of convenience stores in a mini-mall. Chances are you haven’t noticed an inconspicuous […]

LCC plans based on Anchorage Transpacifi...

Plans are underway for a new low-cost carrier to connect US and Asian cities via Anchorage, Alaska. Northern Pacific Airways, which has taken delivery of two Boeing 757-200s, is awaiting approval from the US Department of Transportation and hopes to launch its first commercial flight “with 2022 on the horizon”, CEO Rob McKinney told BTN […]

Japan to start easing border restriction...

Share the article Last update 1 month ago After two years of a closed border, Japan will start easing entry restrictions from next month. The updates include a reduced quarantine and the removal of the ban on certain international arrivals. The announcement was made at a press conference on Thursday evening local time by Prime […]

#Podhotels: Small is beautiful | Travel

Pod Hotels are the new original, comfortable, warm and unique oasis for travelers Economical use of space, state-of-the-art engineering, all the modern conveniences one might seek while traveling – pod hotels or capsule hotels are quickly becoming practical alternatives to conventional hotels. These pod accommodations, resembling single-person spacecraft, are popping up in different parts of […]

Tennis marks Black History Month | ATP ...

The International Tennis Hall of Fame has launched its new digital exhibition, Breaking the Boundaries of Black Tenniswhich highlights the breakthroughs, evolution and impact of black tennis players and influential contributors to the sport globally. The initial Breaking Boundaries launch includes 70 people representing 19 nations, and will continue to grow with many more inspiring […]

Flying cars: how air taxis will revoluti...

It is difficult to decide whether the flying taxis arrive very late or extremely early. For one thing, the promise of air taxis zipping from one skyscraper to another has been a staple of science fiction for decades. On the other hand, not so long ago, air taxis were ranked in the “we’ll see” folder […]

Action! The Met Gala exhibition will hi...

While the first part, which will remain on display in the halls of the Anna Wintour Costume Center, explores “a new language of American fashion”, the second part delves into “unknown sartorial narratives filtered through the imagination of some of the directors America’s most visionary,” Bolton said in remarks Tuesday. Additionally, some of the garments […]

Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line | Travel

It may be one of the shortest subway lines in the city, but the Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line breaks the maxim that size somehow matters. Carrying its passengers between 14 stations, the famous Purple Line runs the gamut of high-powered entertainment and local respite in central Tokyo, offering a fascinating discovery of Tokyo’s many faces. […]

How the bullet train project will transf...

The project has received all forest, wildlife and Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) regulatory clearances. Out of a total land requirement of approximately 1,396 hectares (ha), approximately 1,193 hectares of land have been acquired. The entire project has been divided into 27 contract lots, of which 12 lots have been awarded and the others are under […]

‘Dangerous Chemical’ Used in Veterinary

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — That’s exactly what we do to keep our pets alive, and yet some pet foods could harm them. Action News Jax has discovered that some pet foods are linked to major brands. The same chemical used to sedate animals has been found in some pet foods and in the factories that process […]

Three train companies collaborate to pro...

Left: Hieizan Enryakuji Temple, a World Heritage Site. Top right: The Keihan train is a convenient way to get to Uji from Osaka or Kyoto, or to Otsu City in Shiga Prefecture. Middle right: In Uji City, Kyoto Prefecture, the birthplace of matcha green tea where many teahouses stand along Byodoin Temple, where you can […]

Jewish Family Services Needs Pantry Volu...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Volunteers are needed to help feed the hungry in the Kansas City area. Jewish Family Services said it serves more than 800 families a month and needs people to help at its food pantries in Brookside and Overland Park. The organization allows families to shop from a list of available food […]

Roy wins 2022 MLF Bass Pro Tour on Busse...

The Major League Fishing (MLF) Bass Pro Tour B&W Trailer Hitches Stage One presented by Power-Pole in Monroe-West Monroe, Louisiana, won’t necessarily be remembered for the number of fish caught, but it will be on the books. history for the size of the fish caught. During an incredible day of fishing on Bussey Brake, the […]

Best travel destinations for 2022: the b...

Looking for inspiration for your next vacation? Then check out our list of the best travel destinations for 2022! These are some of the best places to visit in the world, and we’re sure you’ll find something to suit your needs. So whether you want to explore a new country or relax on a beach, […]

NBC Defends Shiffrin Coverage, Critics S...

At the same time, critics questioned NBC’s role in pressuring Shiffrin, who was anointed as one of the presumed stars before the Games even started. In a segment that aired ahead of her second race, former ski racer and now NBC analyst Lindsey Vonn said, “This is a must-do situation for Mikaela. The stakes couldn’t […]

KAT-TUN embarks on a nationwide tour sta...

KAT-TUN will organize a national tour titled ‘KAT-TUN LIVE TOUR 2022 Sweetheart‘ from April to June. The next tour will take place to coincide with the release of their new album.”Dear(March 29). It is set to kick off on April 1 at Osaka-jo Hall and end on June 4 at Marine Messe Fukuoka for a […]

Klook always wins friends and influences...

Home is where the action is for the booking platform It was during an all-night brainstorming session while preparing a presentation for WIT Japan in 2015 that Eric Gnock Fah, COO and co-founder of Klook, went local. Refining the presentation that won the judges’ praise – and the Start-up of the Year award – the […]

Jeff Cobb out of NJPW Golden Series tour...

Changes have been made to the NJPW New Years Golden Series Tour. NJPW announced that Jeff Cobb suffered a torn left patellar tendon and muscle strain in his left leg, which would cause him to miss the NJPW New Years Golden Series Tour. Cobb suffered the injury against Tetsuya Naito at Wrestle Kingdom 16. You […]

NJPW Announces Golden Series Tour Change...

New Japan Pro Wrestling announced further changes to its Golden Series tour this morning due to COVID-19 protocols and injuries. NJPW announced that Jeff Cobb is currently recovering from a torn left patellar tendon and muscle strain in his left leg after his match against Tetsuya Naito on January 5. As a result, he will […]

Asia Travel Developments Revealed at WiT...

Yeoh Siew Hoon I was supposed to start 2022 with a trip to Tokyo and maybe combine that with a ski trip to Hokkaido, but hey, you all know what happened: a certain Greek visitor named omicron came over and overturned the cart from travel for everyone. And again, it seemed like we were all […]

Travel Bans, Japan and Me · Global Voice

Used book store in Jinbocho, Kanda, Tokyo. During my annual visits to Japan, I set aside several days just to visit bookstores. I visited this bookstore 872 days ago. Photo by Nevin Thompson. (CC BY-NC 2.0) It’s been 879 days — 2 years, 4 months, and 26 days — since I last set foot in […]

How Black Investors Are Shaping the Food...

Black celebrities like Lewis Hamilton and Jay-Z are increasingly supporting plant-based food companies, using their fame and financial power to fuel a sea of ​​change in the way we eat. The highly visible investments of these celebrities tell the story of the fight against institutional racism in finance, as well as the prediction of a […]

Newtown Review 2022 screening

Address 146 King Street New city, New South Wales 2042 See the map Opening hours Open for lunch Sat-Sun; dinner Thurs-Sun. No reservations Characteristics Bar, License Prices Moderate (dishes $20 to $40) Payments eftpos, Visa, Mastercard Steak and shiraz are all well and good, but have you tried sake with stewed beef? Specifically, a grass-fed […]

4 restaurants to try at the new Kotora K...

Typically, yokocho are ramshackle streets filled with small bars and restaurants. The most popular in Tokyo are Nonbei Yokocho in Shibuya, Omoide Yokocho in Shinjuku, but yokocho have also been a popular theme for some of the town’s new developments. From this relatively new space in Shin-Okubo serving Korean food to this retro food aisle […]