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Tamil Nadu Governor hosts lunch for Japanese Royal couple

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 18:04

Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah hosted a lunch for the visiting Japanese royal couple during their two-day stay as part of their ongoing Indian tour.

Japan`s emperor, empress relive memories at IIC

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 00:27

Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko Tuesday relived old memories as they visited the India International Centre (IIC) and interacted with intelligentsia and old acquaintances, 53 years after they laid the foundation stone of the premier south Delhi institute.

India, Japan share vision of a new Asia: President

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 15:02

India and Japan share a vision of promoting peace and stability in building a new Asia, President Pranab Mukherjee said as he hosted visiting Emperor of Japan Akihito and Empress Michiko at a banquet in Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Japanese Emperor says India left a `lasting impression`

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 10:41

Japanese Emperor Akihito said the first visit of the royal couple to India more than half a century ago had left "a strong and lasting impression on us to this day."

China hopes India-Japan ties would conducive to regional peace

Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 23:06

China on Monday hoped that the development of India and Japan relations would be conducive to regional peace and stability as Japanese Emperor Akihito began a high-profile visit to India.

Japanese Emperor, wife take Sunday stroll in Lodhi Gardens

Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 15:51

Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko took a morning stroll at the beautiful Lodhi Gardens and interacted with schoolchildren, diplomats and a section of lay people on their historic visit here.

PM receives Japanese emperor, empress ahead of their six-day visit

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 23:57

Japan`s Emperor Akihito and his wife Empress Michiko arrived here on Saturday on a six-day visit to India.

Japanese Royal couple in India on six-day visit

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 08:19

In a first visit to any South Asian country after being enthroned in 1990, Japan`s Emperor Akihito and his wife Empress Michiko arrived here on Saturday and were received by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his wife Gursharan Kaur, in a departure from the usual protocol.

Caroline Kennedy meets Japan emperor in ceremonial pomp

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 15:30

Caroline Kennedy met Japan`s Emperor Akihito Tuesday in a ceremonial formality as thousands of well-wishers lined the streets of Tokyo to catch a glimpse of the incoming US ambassador.

Japan`s emperor to visit India in November

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 09, 2013, 15:21

Japan`s Emperor Akihito will pay a week-long state visit to India starting on November 30.

Two Japanese ministers defy PM, visit shrine

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 13:31

The Yasukuni shrine is seen as a symbol of Japan`s past militarism by its Asian neighbours including China and South Korea.

Japanese Emperor discharged from hospital

Last Updated: Sunday, March 04, 2012, 16:51

Emperor Akihito was discharged from University of Tokyo Hospital on Sunday after undergoing heart bypass surgery and rehabilitation.