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India's Rahil Gangjee ends long title drought in Japan

India's Rahil Gangjee ends long title drought in Japan

India's Rahil Gangjee ended a 14-year title drought when he sank a decisive birdie on the final hole for a one-shot victory at the Panasonic Open in Osaka on Sunday.

Apr 22, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

Tajima was born on August 4, 1900, and reportedly had more than 160 descendants, including great-great-great grandchildren.

Apr 22, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
Rahil Gangjee Tied-2nd, Ajeetesh Sandhu Tied-7th after Japan Round 3

Rahil Gangjee Tied-2nd, Ajeetesh Sandhu Tied-7th after Japan Round 3

Osaka, Indian golfer Rahil Gangjee shot three-under 69 to lie tied second after the third round of the Panasonic Open Golf Championship on Saturday.

Apr 21, 2018, 17:06 PM IST
North Korea to suspend nuclear tests: Donald Trump calls it big progress, Japan dissatisfied

North Korea to suspend nuclear tests: Donald Trump calls it big progress, Japan dissatisfied

Welcoming the move, the US President said that it is very good news for both North Korea and the world. "Look forward to our Summit," he added.

 

Apr 21, 2018, 07:46 AM IST
Rahil Gangjee Tied-2nd in Japan as 4 other Indians make the cut at Panasonic Open

Rahil Gangjee Tied-2nd in Japan as 4 other Indians make the cut at Panasonic Open

Rahil Gangjee played one of his best rounds in a long time to place himself Tied-second behind Japan's Rikuya Hoshino (68) at the Panasonic Open Golf Championship on Friday.

Apr 20, 2018, 21:53 PM IST
Meet 112-year-old Masazo Nonaka, the world's oldest man from Japan

Meet 112-year-old Masazo Nonaka, the world's oldest man from Japan

A 112-year-old man from Japan's Hokkaido, Masazo Nonaka has been certified as world's oldest man by Guinness World Records on Tuesday. 

Apr 11, 2018, 13:49 PM IST
Woman sacked for breaking rule by conceiving ‘before her turn’

Woman sacked for breaking rule by conceiving ‘before her turn’

A female employee in Japan was sacked and reprimanded by her boss for selfishly breaking the rule by getting pregnant before her turn, a media report said.

Apr 05, 2018, 10:33 AM IST
EAM Sushma Swaraj arrives in Tokyo on a three-day visit to Japan

EAM Sushma Swaraj arrives in Tokyo on a three-day visit to Japan

 EAM Swaraj will co-chair the Ninth India-Japan Strategic Dialogue with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on March 29.

Mar 28, 2018, 22:26 PM IST
'Artificial Meteor Shower' will soon be on sale—Here's how you can buy it

'Artificial Meteor Shower' will soon be on sale—Here's how you can buy it

The Japan-based private space company named Astro Live Experiences (ALE) is developing world's first artificial shooting star project.

Mar 27, 2018, 17:58 PM IST
Knee pain can lead to symptoms of depression: Study

Knee pain can lead to symptoms of depression: Study

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting millions of people worldwide.

Mar 27, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
80% designing of bullet train bridges, tunnels done: Official

80% designing of bullet train bridges, tunnels done: Official

The high-speed train would cover the distance of over 500 km between Ahmedabad and Mumbai in less than 3 hrs, from the present 7 hrs.

Mar 26, 2018, 19:47 PM IST
Japan to recruit two lakh IT professionals from India

Japan to recruit two lakh IT professionals from India

Japan also has a target of roping in 8 lakh of India’s IT professionals to live and settle in the country by 2030.

Mar 09, 2018, 14:09 PM IST
Winter Olympics: Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu reveals he won gold with an injured ankle

Winter Olympics: Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu reveals he won gold with an injured ankle

To national outpourings of joy, the Japanese celebrity superstar skater became the first man to capture back-to-back Olympic figure skating gold medals in 66 years.

Feb 27, 2018, 12:25 PM IST
AirAsia plane makes emergency landing in Japan

AirAsia plane makes emergency landing in Japan

An AirAsia flight made an emergency landing on Monday in Japan`s Okinawa prefecture due to problems in the engine, the Transport Ministry said here.

Feb 26, 2018, 09:33 AM IST
Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South Korea and Japan via Russia: Sources

Despite sanctions, North Korea exported coal to South Korea and Japan via Russia: Sources

North Korea shipped coal to Russia last year which was then delivered to South Korea and Japan in a likely violation of UN sanctions, three Western European intelligence sources said.

Jan 26, 2018, 16:03 PM IST
Japan's record exports, manufacturing, point to powerhouse economy

Japan's record exports, manufacturing, point to powerhouse economy

According to a survey, Japanese manufacturing activity expanded in January at the fastest pace in almost 4 yrs.

Jan 24, 2018, 10:08 AM IST
Volcano erupts at Japanese ski resort, one missing in avalanche

Volcano erupts at Japanese ski resort, one missing in avalanche

Rocks spat out by a volcanic eruption rained down on skiers at a mountain resort in central Japan, according to television reports, and one skier was missing following an avalanche that occurred shortly after the volcano exploded.

Jan 23, 2018, 09:15 AM IST
'Pope' of French cuisine Paul Bocuse dies age 91

'Pope' of French cuisine Paul Bocuse dies age 91

He is said to have passed in his famous three-Michelin-starred restaurant.

Jan 20, 2018, 23:03 PM IST
 India thrash Japan in 4-nation hockey meet

India thrash Japan in 4-nation hockey meet

India got off to a winning start in the double-leg Four Nations Invitational Hockey Tournament, notching a comfortable 6-0 win against Japan at the Blake Park here on Wednesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Indian men's hockey team will look to make a winning start to the new season when they take on Japan in their opening match of the Four Nations Invitational Tournament here on Wednesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:07 PM IST