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Japan’s new envoy to China faints on Tokyo street


September 13th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Sep 13 (IANS) Japan's newly appointed Ambassador to China Shinichi Nishimiya fell unconscious Thursday morning on a street in Tokyo, police said, adding that the sudden fainting was caused ... Read more...

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‘India seeks secure Asia free of terror’


June 29th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) India seeks a secure Asia free from the threats of terrorism and proliferation, a senior diplomat said here Friday."We seek a peaceful and secure Asia ... Read more...

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Japanese cuisine and liquor showcased at Matsuri festival


March 31st, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Six varieties of Sake, the Japanese rice wine, and two kinds of Shochu, a Japanese spirit made from sweet potatoes, were on offer to tempt ... Read more...

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Traditional Japan dolls on display here (With Image)


March 24th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) On the 60th anniversary of India-Japan friendship, the first show of 500 traditional Japanese dolls from the Edo period, some costing up to Rs.70,000, is ... Read more...

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Japan safe again, resurgent: Ambassador to India


March 11th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Japanese ambassador to India Akitaka Saiki said Sunday his country was safe once again and the economy had bounced back a year after a devastating ... Read more...

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India’s IT hub boards Metro, finally


October 20th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 20 (IANS) A 6.7 km network, 12 minutes and a significant leap. India's tech hub Bangalore finally came on board the Metro rail Thursday, more than 30 ... Read more...

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Bangalore Metro rolls from Thursday


October 19th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 19 (IANS) The Namma Metro service in India's tech hub will chug from Thursday evening, with the decks cleared for commercial operations of the project that has been ... Read more...

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Bangladesh sends aid for Japan quake victims


July 31st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 31 (IANS) Bangladesh Sunday gave a monetary aid of $1.46 million to Japan for its victims of massive earthquake and ensuing tsunami which jolted the country's northwestern region ... Read more...

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Unlike China, red tape slows Indian manufacturing: expert


July 17th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Policies are implemented faster in China compared to India, says a Japanese expert, who says bureaucratic hurdles and the slow pace of infrastructure development are ... Read more...

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Infrastructure development key to attracting investments: Envoy


July 11th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Infrastructure development is a key to attracting foreign investment in India, Japanese Ambassador Akitaka Saiki said here Monday."Infrastructure is a very important area for attracting ... Read more...

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Trade between India, Japan set to rise: Envoy


July 10th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The comprehensive economic partnership agreement (CEPA) between India and Japan will significantly increase bilateral trade and investment, the Japanese ambassador to India said Sunday. "The ... Read more...

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Japan hopes Tamil Nadu will go ahead with metro rail project


June 16th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 16 (IANS) With Tamil Nadu's AIADMK government pitching for mono-rail, Japan, a major lender for the Chennai metro rail project, hopes that the new state government does not ... Read more...

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Japanese business keen to invest in Bengal: Ambassador


June 4th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 3 (IANS) The Japanese business community is keenly looking forward to invest in West Bengal, Japanese Ambassador Akitaka Saiki said Friday."Japanese business community is keenly looking forward ... Read more...

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India-Japanese economic pact by August: Ambassador


June 3rd, 2011 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 3 (IANS) The Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and Japan will be signed Aug 1 if all goes well, Japanese Ambassador Akitaka Saiki said Friday."Process has ... Read more...

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UAE holds talks with Canada, Japan


May 31st, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 31 (IANS/WAM) Top officials of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) held separate talks Tuesday with Canadian and Japanese diplomats, authorities said.Abdullah Al Subosi, director of the UAE ... Read more...

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Japanese envoy calls on C.P. Joshi


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 3 (ANI): Japanese Ambassador to India Akitaka Saiki called on Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Dr. C.P. Joshi here on Tuesday.He informed the minister about the construction ... Read more...

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Nepal revels in British royal wedding


April 30th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 30 (IANS) Once a kingdom that decided to axe its monarchy and turn the unpopular royal family out of the palace, Nepal however revelled in the wedding ... Read more...

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On Chernobyl anniversary, experts confident about nuclear energy


April 26th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/Chennai, April 26 (IANS) Leading atomic scientists in India Tuesday asserted that nuclear power plants in the country were safe as the world observed the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl ... Read more...

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Serbians rally to show support to quake-hit Japanese


April 11th, 2011 - 6:05 am ICT by IANS
Belgrade, April 11 (IANS) Over 3,000 Serbians participated in a rally to express their support to the Japanese people who have been struggling with the consequences of devastating earthquake ... Read more...

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Pakistan offers assistance for Japan quake victims


March 25th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has offered Japan all possible assistance to overcome the devastation caused by the catastrophic earthquake and ensuing tsunami.Zardari visited the Japanese ... Read more...

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PM visits Japanese embassy, offers Indian assistance


March 18th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) The people of India shared the sorrow and grief of the people of Japan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said Friday and offered Japan any ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh visits Japanese Embassy in Delhi


March 17th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 17 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, visited the Japanese Embassy here on Thursday and offered his condolences to those killed in the powerful earthquake and tsunami ... Read more...

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Haryana offers help to devastated Japan


March 15th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 15 (IANS) With nearly 70 percent of the total Japanese investment in India being in Haryana, the state has offered all possible help to the island country that ... Read more...

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India in touch with quake-hit Japan


March 14th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has said that the government is in touch with Tokyo and will provide all suitable help and relief to survivors of ... Read more...

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Japanese embassy in China launches micro blog


February 17th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 17 (IANS) The Japanese embassy in Beijing has launched a micro blog that has attracted over 5,000 fans in just two days.Japanese Ambassador Uichiro Niwa said the micro blog will ... Read more...

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India-Japan conclude negotiations on CEPA, but agreement not to be signed


October 22nd, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.22 (ANI): India and Japan will announce the conclusion of negotiations of Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) during Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's three-day visit to Japan which begins ... Read more...

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China to Japan: Release detained boat skipper immediately and unconditionally


September 20th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sept. 20 (ANI): Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Wang Guangya summoned Japanese ambassador to China Uichiro Niwa on Sunday evening to express his strong indignation and protest against Japan's prolonged detention of ... Read more...

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Three East Asian economies reach out to Bangladesh


July 9th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, July 9 (IANS) Three East Asian countries - Japan, South Korea and China - have expressed their intent to enhance relations with Bangladesh. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who visited China ... Read more...

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Japan gives $9 mn for refugees in Pakistan’s northwest


March 30th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 30 (IANS) Japan has donated $9 million to the World Food Programme (WFP) for the rehabilitation of civilians displaced by last year's military operations against the Taliban in Pakistan's ... Read more...

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Seoul summons Japanese ambassador in territorial row


December 25th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Dec 25 (DPA) South Korean Foreign Minister Yu Myung Hwan summoned the Japanese ambassador Friday over educational guidelines released by Tokyo on rocky islands claimed by the two countries. The meeting was ... Read more...

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Japan commits Rs.130 crore for freight corridor


October 27th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Japan Tuesday committed 2,606 million yen (Rs.130 crore) as an engineering services loan for the first phase of India's dedicated freight corridor project. The project is expected to ... Read more...

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Japan to upgrade Pakistan’s tourist, historical sites


August 10th, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Japan, from where 12,000 to 14,000 visitors annually come to this country, is to help Pakistan upgrade its tourist destinations and archaeological sites to promote tourism between the ... Read more...

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No action against North Korea by UN Security Council (Lead)


April 6th, 2009 - 8:05 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 6 (DPA) An emergency session of the United Nations Security Council ended without action Sunday after Japan and the US demanded a resolution in response to North Korea's launching ... Read more...

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Security Council meets on North Korea missile launch


April 6th, 2009 - 4:36 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 6 (Xinhua) The UN Security Council began Sunday afternoon a closed-door meet to discuss how to respond to the rocket launch of North Korea, as the US and France ... Read more...

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Iran, Syria violate UN arms transfer ban, say members


March 11th, 2009 - 3:41 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 11 (DPA) Iran supplied arms to Syria in violation of a UN Security Council resolution banning arms transfer as part of measures against Iran's nuclear activities, the US and ... Read more...

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