JAPAN

JAPAN’S NEW EMPEROR TAKES OATH: VOWS FOR PEACE AND HAPPINESS

ANM News Desk: Following Emperor Akihito’s abdication to the throne, Japan’s New Emperor Naruhito vowed on Wednesday to carry out his duties to the throne and express hope for the happiness of Japanese people and peace. He pledged to fulfill his duties a a ‘symbol of Japan’ and the country’s unification according to the constitution.

GUINESS_ENG

116 YEAR OLD HONOURED BY GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS

ANM News Desk: 116 year old Kane Tanaka of Fukuoka, Japan has beeen honoured as the world’s oldest living person by Guiness World Records.

A ceremony was held in the nursing home where she lives. Her family members and the mayor were present to celebrate.

Tanaka loves playing the board game Othello and enjoys studying mathematics.