Tokyo unveils 2020 Olympics, Paralympics mascots

Tokyo: The mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympic Games were unveiled during a ceremony in the Japanese capital here Sunday. The Olympic mascot, a blue-checked pointy-eared figure, was named as Miraitowa — combining the Japanese words ‘mirai’, meaning future, and ‘towa’, which means eternity. The Paralympic counterpart, who is pink-checked and wears a … Continue reading Tokyo unveils 2020 Olympics, Paralympics mascots