Man confesses to cutting up ex-father-in-law's body into pieces
News On Japan via Japan Today -- Jun 17
A 46-year-old man has confessed to cutting up his former father-in-law's body into pieces and disposing of them in Nagano Prefecture, police said Saturday.
The man, who has been named as Takashi Kanakura, reportedly confessed to burying the victim's torso in the garden of his home in Komagane, and to disposing of the rest of the body in several locations by car, Fuji TV reported.
China's television regulator has ordered a crackdown on dramas about the country's battles with Japan during and before World War Two and demanded they be more serious, state media said on Friday, following viewer complaints about ludicrous storylines. (Reuters )
Shukan Post (May 24) conveys the difficulties experienced by other parts of the adult-entertainment biz in servicing customers from the communist nation.
A deri heru (“delivery health”) call-girl tells the tabloid that she is often requested to arrive at major hotels in the Shinjuku and Ikebukuro entertainment areas of Tokyo by Chinese visitors. (Tokyo Reporter)
Police on Friday said that a real estate company employee was stabbed by an unknown assailant in the lobby of an office building near JR Akihabara station. The man is currently in a serious condition in hospital. (Japan Today )