Mao Kobayashi: Japanese cancer blogger dies at 34

A former Japanese newsreader who won legions of admirers after deciding to publicly chronicle her battle with cancer has died of the disease. Mao Kobayashi, who was named one of the BBC’s 100 Women in 2016, died late on Thursday at home in Tokyo …
( read original story …)


Related Post

Nikkei little changed, trim earlier losses amid U....
views 297
TOKYO Jan 10 Japan's Nikkei share average was litt...
Toshiba prepares to unveil nuclear hole, other per...
views 319
including through the sale of a stake in its flags...
Tokyo Cuts Costs for 2022 Summer Olympics
views 263
“We want to deliver fantastic games but at the sam...
Eastern Canada Isn’t Ready For Strong Earthq...
views 184
You don't get huge earthquakes like they get in Ja...
Chinese online insurer ZhongAn raises $1.5bn in IP...
views 242
The public debut, seen as a test of the market for...
Can Toshiba escape fate of corporate Japan's ...
views 351
But it also faces another fate: becoming the most ...
Head of Japan’s Olympic Committee indicted i...
views 43
Takeda was questioned in 2017 by Japanese prosecut...
Japanese high-school students are sometimes requir...
views 356
A Japanese student in a classroom from in Ofunato ...
Easing Korea tensions lift Nikkei Asia300 Index
views 140
HONG KONG (Nikkei Markets) -- Asian stocks outside...
Comedian behind ‘pen-pineapple-apple-pen’ song ast...
views 378
Dressed in his trademark yellow outfit with snake ...