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Sanjaya Baru | Shinzo Abe’s role was key in normalisation of Japan

He re-energised a nation that had begun to stagnate through the 1990s, shaped the geopolitics of the Indo-Pacific region.

10 Jul 2023 12:48 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Ukraine to get peace only if both sides can claim a ‘win’

A permanent European military presence in Ukraine would rubbish Moscow’s claim of defending Russia against Nato by invading Ukraine

23 May 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Amid superpower games, Ukraine becomes a pawn

It is becoming increasingly apparent that Ukraine is a mere pawn in the games the superpowers are playing

24 Mar 2023 12:10 AM

India, Japan seek end to violence in Ukraine

Modi and Kishida discuss the role and actions of China in the Indo-Pacific region, since both nations have territorial disputes with Beijing

20 Mar 2022 12:47 AM

Kishida reelected Japan's PM in parliamentary voteBy Mari Yamaguchi

Kishida had been chosen by the Liberal Democrats as a safe, conservative choice a month ago

10 Nov 2021 1:27 PM


Japan's PM Fumio Kishida declares victory after 'very tough' election

The long-ruling Liberal Democratic Party and its junior coalition partner Komeito won 293 of the 465 seats in parliament's lower house

01 Nov 2021 11:48 AM

Japan's Parliament elects former diplomat Fumio Kishida as new Prime Minister

Kishida replaces Yoshihide Suga, who resigned with his Cabinet earlier in the day

04 Oct 2021 12:43 PM

Japan's former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida to become new Prime Minister

Kishida replaces outgoing party leader Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga

29 Sep 2021 12:08 PM

Japanese artist recreates ‘Pen- Pineapple-Apple-Pen’ song for UN campaign

Comedian Pikotaro gave Foreign Minister Kishida a posing lesson, with hand gestures showing 17 development project areas.

12 Jul 2017 1:12 PM

Japan envoy recalled over statue row to return to South Korea

Japan felt the need to develop ties with a new govt succeeding ousted South Korean President Park amid North Korea's missile threat.

03 Apr 2017 1:26 PM