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Asahi, or The Asahi Shimbun (朝日新聞) is the Japanese newspaper that appears in Japanese and in English, covering all the area of the Japanese life and some of the world's news [1][2][3].

Japanese newspapers in English

For year 2011, in Japan there exist 3 major newspapers (and sites) that have the English versions: The Asahi Shimbun [2], the Mainichi Dayly News [4], and the Dayly Yomiuri [5].

Publicity of Asahi

In order to extend their publicity, the agents of Asahi distribute the table towels with symbolics of their newspaper.

Asahi in TORI

In TORI, the following articles cite the Asahi publications:

Fukushima disaster, timeline of links

Fukushima disaster, questions


  1. Japanese version of the official Asahi site
  2. 2.0 2.1 English version of the official Asahi site
  4. The Mainichi Dayly news, English version
  5. The Dayly Yomiuri, English version