January 1
GAO is not making effective use of funds and the National Institute of waste and drinking no government subsidies, fiscal year 2008 reported that improper handling of public funds with more than 230 billion yen, the highest ever written summary, 11, and submitted to the Cabinet.


January 1
Two years ago, in the case found that the murder of British women teacher language school on the balcony of the apartment in Chiba Prefecture, the suspect Itihashi Tatsuya was wanted on suspicion of abandoning the body (30), Osaka City found in, police arrested a suspect Ichihashi on suspicion of abandoning a body.

January 1
Chief Cabinet Secretary plain at a press conference in the morning, about Secretariat's secret funds known, that the public makes taking at the moment while not considering "whether I be available to the public, to verify by yourself" and said, will consider whether indicated he intends to publish.

January 1
Tokyo began in the 9th to the immunization and vaccine priority to children and pregnant women prone to chronic and severe flu infection. Tokyo earlier this month and another 16 children to start kindergarten until one has to consider ahead of time for implementation, including through third grade children from first grade.

January 1
The event is open in Ikebukuro, Tokyo Fire Department fire prevention according to the fall campaign began on August 9, 呼Bikakemashi early for installation in fire alarm installed in all houses be required to remove the island from Tokyo next year or.