August 31
Baseball has been six games and lead the Pacific League's Softbank, the Central League Hanshin leaders, both won. 8 - 9 - 12, Hiroshima, China and Yokohama, Yakult ▽ ▽ Giants Hanshin-1 13 2 0 - Softbank Nippon ▽ ▽ ▽ Rakuten Lotte Orix-8 4 8 2 - Seibu ▽


August 31
Urawa Reds players in midfielder Yuki Abe of Japan national soccer, England's second league, decided to transfer the contract with Leicester.

August 31
Strong Typhoon, after going through the main island of Okinawa on the evening of November 31, has gradually moved away, while Japan Meteorological Agency are invited to pay attention to such strong winds and high waves.

August 31
Magsaysay Awards honor individuals and organizations are exhausted to the peace and development in Asia was presented to Mayor Tadatoshi Akiba of Hiroshima bombing areas, Mayor Akiba 語Rimashi determination to continue to work towards the abolition of nuclear weapons as part of Asia other.

August 31
At Marunouchi business district to experience the atmosphere of Koyasan in Wakayama Prefecture visited by many tourists every year is a World Heritage Site "Koyasan Cafe," the event that begins next month.

August 31
Strong Typhoon, after going through the northern part of Okinawa on the evening of November 31, go to the northwest, Amami, Kagoshima and Okinawa region is Unplugged from the storm area. The typhoon is expected to gradually move away, a few hours Meteorological Agency has called for care in such strong winds and high waves.

August 31
In Pakistan, heavy rains followed by floods, the Ground Self-Defense Force helicopter support activities falls, began work 31 days to transport relief goods and medicines to affected areas.

August 31
Democrat in the election, amid concern that has intensified due to the split in the party before the battle front of the secretary general of the Korean party and Prime Minister Ozawa, Kan, Ozawa has been made of the fishermen talks to avoid a confrontation in vain does. After this, both men expressed their candidacy to the press conference, Representative Election Kan, Ozawa became fishermen can compete.

August 31
Prime Minister Naoto Kan, a press conference at 憲政記念館, officially announced that the Democrat candidate in the elections.

August 31
In a front impact, in the Northeast and Hokuriku unstable atmospheric conditions are very heavy raining intermittently. JMA has urged caution in that low land, such as landslides and flooding.