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Woods moves closer to record equalling win
Tokyo, Oct 27 (IANS) Tiger Woods on Sunday took a three-shot lead at the rain-hit inaugural Zozo Championship and thus moved closer to a record equalling win. The 43-year-old carded 66 to take him 18 under par.
2019-10-27
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Golf
England dethrones New Zealand to reach Rugby WC final
Yokohama (Japan), Oct 26 (IANS) England on Saturday pulled off a big upset as it prevailed over defending champions New Zealand 19-7 to book a place in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.
2019-10-26
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Other Sports
Japanese Min quits amid irregular donations claims
Tokyo, Oct 25 (IANS) Isshu Sugawara, Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, on Friday resigned from his post amid allegations of irregular donations.
2019-10-25
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Naruhito officially proclaims himself Emperor of Japan
Tokyo, Oct 22 (IANS) Japan's Emperor Naruhito proclaimed his ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne on Tuesday and promised to respect the country's constitution and fulfil all his responsibilities.
2019-10-22
Category: International, Japan,Politics
30 world leaders to attend Naruhito's enthronement
Tokyo, Oct 21 (IANS) Around 30 heads of state and government, among other prominent personalities, will on Tuesday attend the public enthronement ceremony of Japanese Emperor Naruhito, according to official sources.
2019-10-21
Category: International, Japan,Politics
South Africa beat Japan for place in Rugby WC semis
Tokyo, Oct 20 (IANS) South Africa beat hosts Japan 26-3 in the Rugby World Cup on Sunday to set up a semifinal clash with Wales. The Springboks thus inched closer to clinching their third World Cup title following victories in 2007 and 1995.
2019-10-20
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Other Sports
Typhoon Hagibis toll reaches 66 in Japan
Tokyo, Oct 15 (IANS) The death toll due to the devastating typhoon Hagibis that lashed Japan has increased to 66, as search-and-rescue operations continued on Tuesday to locate the missing persons.
2019-10-15
Category: International, Japan,Politics
26 killed as typhoon Hagibis hits Japan (3rd Lead)
Tokyo, Oct 13 (IANS) Japan has launched a huge operation to provide humanitarian assistance and assess the damage wrought by typhoon Hagibis after its hurricane-force winds and torrential rain killed at least 26 people and sparked major flooding.
2019-10-13
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Japan braces for powerful typhoon Hagibis
Tokyo, Oct 12 (IANS) Japan is bracing for super typhoon Hagibis, considered one of the most powerful storms in the Pacific this season, as it is expected to make landfall in the country main island of Honshu later in the day.
2019-10-12
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Flights, trains cancelled in Japan ahead of typhoon
Tokyo, Oct 11 (IANS) Hundreds of flights and trains were cancelled in Japan on Friday ahead of of the arrival of super typhoon Hagibis, considered one of the most powerful storms in the Pacific this season.
2019-10-11
Category: International, Japan,Environment/Wildlife
Japan braces for Super Typhoon Hagibis' landfall
Tokyo, Oct 9 (IANS) Japan on Wednesday warned of the expected arrival of Super Typhoon Hagibis in the archipelago over the next few days, which will lead to very strong winds, torrential rain and rough seas.
2019-10-09
Category: International, Japan,Crime/Disaster/Accident
N.Korean vessel collides with Japanese patrol boat
Tokyo, Oct 7 (IANS) A large North Korean fishing vessel collided with a Japanese Fisheries Agency patrol boat on Monday in the Sea of Japan.
2019-10-07
Category: International, Japan,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Asics apologises for porn playing in NZ store
Tokyo, Sep 30 (IANS) Japanese sports giant Asics issued an apology on Monday after screens outside a flagship store in Auckland, New Zealand, showed pornography for several hours.
2019-09-30
Category: International, Japan,Human Interest/Society
Accessible rooms' provision pending task for Tokyo 2020
Tokyo, Sep 24 (IANS) Tokyo has reached the final stages of the preparations for the 2020 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games with the task of providing accessible rooms still pending.
2019-09-24
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Other Sports
HP Inc unveils ultra-light 'Elite Dragonfly' business laptop
Tokyo, Sep 18 (IANS) To push work and life boundaries for mobile business professionals, HP Inc. on Tuesday introduced the "HP Elite Dragonfly", an ultra-light premium convertible notebook weighing under one-kilogram, along with premium displays and accessories for home and office.
2019-09-18
Category: International, Japan,Technology
Iconic Tokyo hotel reopens after four years
Tokyo, Sep 12 (IANS) Tokyo's Hotel Okura reopened on Thursday after four years of renovations aimed at restoring the iconic building to its former glory and gaining a foothold in Japan's hotel sector ahead of the 2020 Summer Olympics here.
2019-09-12
Category: International, Japan,Human Interest/Society
Fukushima radioactive water could be emptied in sea
Tokyo, Sep 10 (IANS) Japan's Environment Minister Yoshiaki Harada said on Tuesday that the only way of getting rid of the radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear accident was by pouring it, after being treated, into the Pacific Ocean.
2019-09-10
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Nissan CEO intends to quit over pay issue
Tokyo, Sep 9 (IANS) Days after admitting to being overpaid by an equity-linked remuneration scheme, Nissan Motor Co. President and CEO Hiroto Saikawa said Monday that he intends to step down, but appeared to rule out a swift departure.
2019-09-09
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Typhoon Faxai kills 1 in Tokyo (2nd Lead)
Tokyo, Sep 9 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 40 others were injured here after the powerful typhoon Faxai hit Japan on Monday, while also affecting hundreds of thousands of rush-hour commuters.
2019-09-09
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Apple's largest store to open in Japan on Sep 7
Tokyo, Sep 5 (IANS) Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is all set to open its newest and largest store in the heart of the Marunouchi business district in Japan on Saturday.
2019-09-05
Category: International, Japan,Technology
Unido, FAO, AU to boost African rural youth employment
Yokohama, Aug 29 (IANS/AKI) A project led by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization and the African Union aims to create more jobs and opportunities for young people in agriculture and agribusiness in Africa, the FAO said in a statement on Thursday.
2019-08-29
Category: International, Japan,Diplomacy,Business/Economy
Tokyo to set new standards for Paralympics: IPC dy head
Tokyo, Aug 25 (IANS) International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Vice President Duane Kale said on Sunday that Tokyo would set new standards for the games when the Japanese capital hosts the next Paralympics in 2020.
2019-08-25
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Other Sports
Tokyo asks Seoul to reconsider axing intel-sharing pact
Tokyo, Aug 23 (IANS) Japan on Friday lamented the decision by South Korea to pull out of a bilateral military information-sharing agreement and asked it to reconsider its decision.
2019-08-23
Category: International, Japan,Defence/Security
India men thrash NZ 5-0 to win Olympic Test Event
Tokyo, Aug 21 (IANS) The Indian men's hockey team avenged their round robin league-stage loss as they thrashed New Zealand 5-0 in the final to win the Olympic Test Event at the Oi Stadium on Wednesday.
2019-08-21
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Hockey
India hold Australia to 2-2 draw in Olympic test event
Tokyo, Aug 18 (IANS) The Indian Womens Hockey team held the World No. 2 Australian team to a 2-2 draw on Sunday in their second round-robin match of the Olympic Test Event at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo.
2019-08-18
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Hockey
Gurjit's brace helps Indian eves beat Japan in Olympic test event
Tokyo, Aug 17 (IANS) Penalty corner specialist Gurjit Kaur scored a brace as the Indian women's hockey team started their campaign at the Olympic test event with a resilient 2-1 victory over hosts Japan at the Oi Hockey Stadium here on Saturday.
2019-08-17
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Hockey
Nagasaki seeks nuke ban on 74th A-bomb anniversary
Nagasaki (Japan), Aug 9 (IANS) Nagasaki on Friday marked the 74th anniversary of its atomic bombing by the US at the end of World War II in 1945, with the city's Mayor urging the Japanese government to immediately sign a UN treaty banning nuclear weapons.
2019-08-09
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Hazardous chemicals in plastics threaten seabirds
Tokyo, Aug 4 (IANS) Researchers found that hazardous chemicals were detected in plastics eaten by seabirds.
2019-08-04
Category: International, Japan,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society
Japanese woman who visited DR Congo tested for Ebola
Tokyo, Aug 4 (IANS) A Japanese woman who recently returned from the Democratic Republic of Congo has undergone testing at a medical institution here in Tokyo for a possible Ebola virus infection, the Health Ministry said on Sunday.
2019-08-04
Category: International, Japan,Health/Medicine
Japan protests Russian PM's visit to disputed islands
Tokyo, Aug 2 (IANS) Japan on Friday protested against Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to the disputed Kuril Islands earlier in the day, saying it was hurtful to the sentiments of the Japanese people.
2019-08-02
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Sindhu advances, Srikanth crashes out of Japan Open
Tokyo, July 24 (IANS) Ace Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu kicked off her Japan Open campaign on an emphatic note as she registered a comprehensive victory over China's Yue Han in her first-round clash of the $750,000 tournament.
2019-07-24
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Badminton
Srikanth exits in 1st round of Japan Open
Tokyo, July 24 (IANS) Ace Indian shuttler Kidambi Srikanth's bad run in 2019 continued as he bowed out of the Japan Open after suffering a stunning defeat to compatriot H.S. Prannoy in the opening round of the $750,000 tournament on Wednesday.
2019-07-24
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Badminton
Sai Praneeth advances at Japan Open
Tokyo, July 23 (IANS) Indian shuttler B. Sai Praneeth started off his Japan Open 2019 campaign on a winning note as he registered a comprehensive straight-games victory over Japan's Kento Nishimoto in the opening round of the $750,000 tournament here on Tuesday.
2019-07-23
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Badminton
Bolton meets top Japanese officials amid US-Iran tensions
Tokyo, July 22 (IANS) US National Security Adviser John Bolton on Monday met top Japanese officials amid growing tensions with Iran regarding the Strait of Hormuz.
2019-07-22
Category: International, Japan,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Politics
Sindhu aims to make amends, end title drought in Japan
Tokyo, July 22 (IANS) After missing out on her first title of the year and the first Super 1000 title of her career at the Indonesia Open, ace shuttler P.V. Sindhu will look to bounce back and end her 2019 title drought when she leads India's challenge at the Japan Open BWF World Tour Super 750 starting here on Tuesday.
2019-07-22
Category: International, Japan,Sports,Badminton
Japan goes to polls to elect half of Upper House seats
Tokyo, July 21 (IANS) Japan went to polls on Sunday to elect about half of the seats of Parliament's Upper House in which the Prime Minister's ruling party hopes to re-validate its wide majority.
2019-07-21
Category: International, Japan,Politics
Happy 40th birthday: Tokyo exhibit evokes Walkman nostalgia
Tokyo, July 19 (IANS) Walking on the street and, at the same time, listening to music was inconceivable until the appearance of Walkman, a small audio player that introduced the revolutionary concept of portable music that charmed the world 40 years ago.
2019-07-19
Category: International, Japan,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society
Sony is reportedly working on new foldable phone
Tokyo July 8 (IANS) After Samsung, Huawei and Apple, now Sony is reportedly working on a foldable phone.
2019-07-08
Category: International, Japan,Technology
With fame comes responsibility: Teen actor Matarazzo
Tokyo, July 7 (IANS) Gaten Matarazzo is just 16 and has managed to make a deep impact with his performance in "Stranger Things". The actor is loving the success coming his way but agrees that with fame comes more responsibilities.
2019-07-07
Category: International, Japan,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood
ALERT: I personally fought PM, RSS as I love India and the idea it was built upon: Rahul tweets resignation
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2019-07-03
Category: International, Japan,National,Politics
Kyoto Mayor asks Kim Kardashian to reconsider 'Kimono' brand
Kyoto, July 1 (IANS) The Kimono-loving Mayor of the Japanese city of Kyoto on Monday sent a letter to American reality TV star Kim Kardashian West asking her to reconsider trademarking "kimono" as the name of her new lingerie brand.
2019-07-01
Category: International, Japan,Cinema/Showbiz,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Rajiv notches up 2 more points for India in ARRC
Suzuka Circuit (Japan), June 30 (IANS) Rains brought crashes and drama in Race 2 at the Suzuka circuit. But ending the 4th round of the FIM Asia Road Racing Championship (ARRC) on a high note, riders of the solo Indian team IDEMITSU Honda Racing India yet again added more points to their kitty.
2019-06-30
Category: India, Japan,Sports,Other Sports
Japan withdraws from commission to resume commercial whale hunting
Tokyo, June 30 (IANS) Japan withdrew from the International Whaling Commission on Sunday after more than 60 years of membership, as it plans to resume commercial whaling amid criticism from anti-whaling states and conservation groups.
2019-06-30
Category: International, Japan,Politics
US firms can sell technology to Huawei: Trump (2nd Lead)
Osaka, June 29 (IANS) In a much-needed respite to Huawei that stands to lose nearly $30 billion in two years owing to the US trade ban, President Donald Trump on Saturday said American firms could start selling technology to the Chinese telecommunications equipment giant as long as the sales did not involve equipment that threaten the national security.
2019-06-29
Category: International, Japan,Business/Economy,Politics,Defence/Security,Technology
PM asks G20 nations to join global coalition against disasters
Osaka (Japan), June 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday invited G20 countries to join a proposed international coalition to address issues related to post-disaster situations anywhere in the world.
2019-06-29
Category: International, Japan,Diplomacy,Politics
Trump, Xi agree to restart US-China trade talks (2nd Lead)
Osaka, June 29 (IANS) US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on Saturday agreed to resume trade negotiations in an effort to end the impasse between the world's two largest economies, with Beijing saying that now Washington will not impose any new tariffs on its goods.
2019-06-29
Category: International, Japan,Diplomacy,Politics
Australian PM praises Modi in a Hindi tweet
Osaka, June 29 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Saturday praised his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in a tweet in Hindi saying "Kithana acha he Modi".
2019-06-29
Category: International, Japan,Politics
G20: Xi, Trump agree to restart trade consultations
Osaka, June 29 (IANS) Chinese and US Presidents Xi Jinping and Donald Trump on Saturday agreed to restart trade consultations in order to end an ongoing impasse between the two economic giants.
2019-06-29
Category: International, Japan,Politics
G20 members discuss economy, trade in Osaka Summit
Tokyo, June 28 (IANS) Leaders from the Group of 20 major economies weighed the risk of a slowing global economy on Friday amid growing trade and geopolitical tensions as a two-day summit began in Osaka under Japan's presidency.
2019-06-28
Category: International, Japan,Politics
14th G20 Summit begins with focus on global economy, multilateral trade
Osaka, June 28 (IANS) The 14th G20 summit began here on Friday, with issues pertaining to the global economy, multilateral trade and development taking the centre stage.
2019-06-28
Category: International, Japan,Politics