Prime minister Shinzo Abe was forced into a U-turn on cash handouts, reversing an initial plan to offer means-tested assistance to families
30 Apr 2020 4:37 PM
Pressure mounts on IOC as Olympic Committees of Britain, New Zealand and Germany seek postponement
24 Mar 2020 6:13 PM
Inadequacies in fighting coronavirus raise questions over Tokyo Olympics
19 Mar 2020 10:13 AM
Kumar had said last month that both sides decided to 'defer' Abe's visit for the December 15-17 summit to a mutually convenient date.
03 Jan 2020 9:36 AM
Why our home minister brought in Afghanistan within the CAA’s ambit is a mystery.
16 Dec 2019 12:00 AM
Violence continues in Upper Assam, but Guwahati calmer.
14 Dec 2019 5:01 AM
The cancellation of Abe's trip came a day after Bangladeshi Foreign and Home Ministers called off their visits to India.
13 Dec 2019 10:20 AM
The ministers also concurred to proceed with coordination for the first India-Japan joint fighter aircraft exercise in Japan.
09 Dec 2019 12:53 AM
The Japanese official also said China was a topic of discussion at the Indo-Japan Dialogue.
02 Dec 2019 1:47 AM
Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale had earlier this year said the “two prime ministers are personal friends”.
30 Nov 2019 2:23 AM
The 65-year-old is also the second-longest-serving leader of the Group of Seven major economies behind only German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
20 Nov 2019 10:49 AM
Hisahito, 13, the lone royal male in his generation, is second in line to throne after his father Crown Prince Akishino.
18 Oct 2019 12:17 PM
As per Cabinet Office, around 5,500 people remain housed in shelters and more than 2,30,000 people had been evacuated ahead of the storm.
16 Oct 2019 6:43 PM
Koizumi, 38, became the third youngest lawmaker to join a post-World War Two Japanese cabinet when Abe announced a reshuffle this month.
23 Sep 2019 2:47 PM
Prime Minister Modi had marathon engagements during his stay in the far east city.
05 Sep 2019 7:20 PM
During the Japan-America-India trilateral meeting, PM Modi highlighted 'the importance India attaches to' the grouping.
28 Jun 2019 11:53 AM
'If Japan is attacked, we will fight World War III,' Trump said.
28 Jun 2019 8:58 AM
‘We will be having an extended meeting next week at G-20 in Japan. Our respective teams will begin talks prior to our meeting,’ Trump said.
23 Jun 2019 1:13 PM
Abe has made reform of the social security system a top priority to cope with Japan's fast-ageing, shrinking population.
19 Jun 2019 5:03 PM
A Norwegian and a Japanese cargo ship saw explosions in the Gulf of Oman.
17 Jun 2019 1:10 AM