Japan to set up $12 billion financial facility for ''Make in India'' initiative

Japan will set up a new financial facility worth 1.5 trillion yen ($12 billion) under the "Make in India" initiative to promote direct investment of Japanese companies and trade from Japan to India, it was announced on Saturday.


Japanese PM Shinzo Abe arrives in Varanasi to a red carpet welcome

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe arrives in Varanasi to a red carpet welcome

Accompanied by his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on a special Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft, Abe was received by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in Varanasi.

Higher education tie-up on agenda during Japanese PM’s visit to India

Higher education tie-up on agenda during Japanese PM’s visit to India

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe will arrive in India on December 11 on a three-day visit to hold annual summit talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Japanese PM Abe's India visit from Dec 11; talks, Varanasi visit on agenda

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will arrive on Friday on a three-day visit to hold annual summit talks with Narendra Modi.

China, Japan, South Korea hold first FM talks for three years

The foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan gathered in Seoul Saturday for their first meeting in nearly three years, aimed at calming regional tensions rooted in territorial and other diplomatic disputes.

I will never forgive IS, says Japanese PM

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Sunday vowed to "never forgive" the Islamic State (IS) terror group after a video purporting to show the beheading of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto was uploaded online.

Japanese PM Abe hosts dinner for Modi in Brisbane

In a reflection of the exceptionally warm and friendly equations they share, Japanese Premier Shinzo Abe hosted a dinner on Friday night for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Together we can do lot for peace, prosperity in world: Japanese PM to Narendra Modi

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan this weekend, his counterpart Shinzo Abe said on Thursday that together they could do “a lot for peace and prosperity in the world”.

Abe unveils economic revival plans for Japan

Abe promised to slash Japan`s corporate tax rate -- one of the world`s highest at up to 36 percent -- and tackle sectors long sheltered by the state.

Narendra Modi writes to Japanese PM on postponement of visit

PM Narendra Modi has written to his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe about the postponement of his proposed visit there next month in view of the Budget session of the Parliament.

BoJ chief sticks his neck out, pressures Japanese PM Abe for action

The stakes are high. Abe`s "growth strategy" is expected to be unveiled around June 27.

China downplays Japanese PM`s visit to India

China on Monday downplayed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s visit to India as a bilateral issue, even as the state-media termed the trip as a failure for not succeeding in pinning down Beijing.

One year later, Japanese PM has big `to do` list

A year after a landslide national election, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is riding high as his plan to rescue the economy earns praise at home and abroad, but chinks in his armour are beginning to show. 

Air defence zone remarks: China refutes Japanese PM

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hong Lei has strongly refuted Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s recent remarks on China`s East China Sea Air Defence Identification Zone.

Japanese PM pledges to bolster economy, defense

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe today pledged to push forward with his plans to bolster Japan`s defense in the face of what he said was an increasingly insecure environment.

No verdict yet in Aus trial of Indian-origin doctor

An Australian court today put off its verdict for the second time after the jury failed to decide the fate of Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel, accused of causing grievous bodily harm to one of his patients.

China concerned over Japanese PM`s visit to India

There has been a renaissance in Japan-India relations since 1990s, following their non-alignment during the Cold War.

Japanese PM wants to visit India in November

Japan PM Yoshihiko
Noda proposes to visit India in November to counterbalance
China`s growing influence in the region, government sources

Japanese PM criticises mishandling of N-plant crisis

Naoto Kan slammed TEPCO for its improper handling of quake-stricken N-plant.

China unhappy with Japanese PM`s remarks on US military base

China on Thursday objected to Japanese
Prime Minister Naoto Kan`s remarks that US military presence
in his country is an important deterrent to China, saying the
Washington-Tokyo alliance should not target a third country.