06 Apr 2020
Lockdown- No, Emergency- Yes: How Japan plans to handle coronavirus
The first stage to curtail the coronavirus pandemic is a lockdown, as countries that have been hammered by COVID-19 have shown. Italy has shut everything, so has France and so did epicenter China (although only worst-affected cities were shut).
28 Mar 2020
Sport will unite us again, says Osaka amid coronavirus outbreak
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has backed Japan's decision to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Games to 2021.
24 Mar 2020
Tokyo Olympics to be postponed, won't start on July 24
According to an International Olympics Committee member Dick Pound, it has been decided that the upcoming Tokyo Games will postponed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.
23 Mar 2020
Tokyo 2020 Olympics might get postponed: Japan PM
In a recent statement, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stated that the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics looks unavoidable given the present scenario.
08 Jan 2020
Amid anger against CAA, Modi to skip event in Guwahati
The Northeast is burning since Centre got the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) passed in the Parliament. It became an act after President's assent on Decemeber 13.
31 Oct 2018
#GamingBytes: Sony lists 20 games for PlayStation Classic
Sony is witnessing massive success with its PS4 consoles and has recently begun to allow cross-platform play. This is expected to further increase its popularity.
23 Oct 2017
Shinzo Abe's journey to become Japan's longest-serving post-war leader
In 2006, at age 52, Shinzo Abe became Japan's youngest prime minister since World War-II.
23 Oct 2017
Japan's Abe gets re-elected as PM for the third time
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democratic Party and its coalition partner have won 312 out of 465 seats in the lower house of parliament, Diet.
23 Oct 2017
Japan: Voting begins in snap elections
The polling phase in Japan's recently announced snap elections has started as parts of the country are being affected by Category-IV Typhoon Lan.
25 Sep 2017
Japan's Abe announces snap elections amid high approval ratings
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe has announced snap elections and said parliament would be dissolved on Thursday.
14 Sep 2017
Modi-Abe slam Pakistan over terrorism in joint statement
After inaugurating India's first bullet train project, Indian PM Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe strongly pitched for a "zero tolerance" policy against terrorism.
26 Jul 2017
Why is PM Shinzo Abe so unpopular in Japan?
After being seemingly unassailable since his ascension to power in 2012, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe's popularity has dipped to what political observers term 'death zone levels'.
03 Jul 2017
Trump discusses North Korea with Xi, Abe before G-20 meet
North Korea's nuclear threats were an important topic in phone calls made by US President Donald Trump to his counterparts in China and Japan.
13 Feb 2017
Dollar rises against Yen after Trump-Abe meet
The successful Trump-Abe meeting saw the Dollar rise against the Yen, as Asian markets ticked up amid optimism over Trump's proposed tax reforms.
12 Feb 2017
Trump says US condemns North Korea missile test
US President Donald Trump reiterated the US's condemnation of North Korea's ballistic missile test. He added that the "United States of America is behind Japan, our great ally, 100%."
11 Feb 2017
Trump reaffirms US-Japan alliance "cornerstone of peace"
US President Donald Trump called the US-Japan alliance the "cornerstone of peace" in the Pacific following his meeting with Japanese PM Shinzo Abe in the White House.
10 Feb 2017
Trump to meet Japan's Abe to improve ties
President Donald Trump hosted Japanese PM Shinzo Abe at the White House later today and they would then play golf together on Saturday.
28 Dec 2016
Must never repeat horrors of war, vows Shinzo Abe
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe offered his "sincere and everlasting condolences" to the victims of Pearl Harbor attack, during his visit to the US naval base here.