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Vladimir Putin, Shinzo Abe call for faster restart of talks on North Korean settlement

Vladimir Putin, Shinzo Abe call for faster restart of talks on North Korean settlement

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe raised their concern over the deteriorating situation on the Korean Peninsula, saying, it is necessary to restart six-party negotiations on the same.

Planning a trip to Japan? Explore these theme parks

Planning a trip to Japan? Explore these theme parks

One would be delighted to know that this place has not only a couple but several Theme Parks one can visit with their family, friends and children.

Japan`s Shinzo Abe to visit Russia for Putin meet

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Russia this week for a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, the Kremlin and Tokyo said Tuesday, as the two sides look to make headway on a decades-old territorial dispute.

North Korea quiet amid expectation of missile follow-up

North Korea quiet amid expectation of missile follow-up

Pyongyang launched a missile one day after the 105th birthday of late founder Kim Il Sung on April 15.

Xi Jinping urges 'restraint' over North Korea as US carrier approaches

Xi Jinping urges 'restraint' over North Korea as US carrier approaches

The US leader has repeatedly called on China, the North's sole major ally, to do more to rein in Pyongyang, as tensions in the region soar amid speculation it will conduct another nuclear test.

Chinese President Xi Jinping urges `restraint` on North Korea as US carrier nears

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged "restraint" on North Korea in a phone call with Donald Trump Monday, as Japan joined drills with an American supercarrier heading to the Korean peninsula.

Japanese ships join US carrier for drills

Two Japanese destroyers began joint naval drills on Sunday with the USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group in the Pacific Ocean as it nears waters off the Korean Peninsula.

Of Openheimer and the Bhagwat Gita

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In the midst of heightened posturing by North Korea over a potential thermonuclear war Saturday April 21 is the 113th birth anniversary of Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a father of the first atomic bomb in 1945.

Astronomers discover new exoplanet that is three times more massive than Jupiter

Astronomers discover new exoplanet that is three times more massive than Jupiter

Astronomers have discovered a new exoplanet which is about three times more massive than Jupiter, orbiting a star 21,000 light years away from Earth.

Astronomers discover new exoplanet that is three times more massive than Jupiter

Astronomers discover new exoplanet that is three times more massive than Jupiter

Astronomers have discovered a new exoplanet which is about three times more massive than Jupiter, orbiting a star 21,000 light years away from Earth.

Japan could rescue nationals in Korean crisis: Defence Chief

Japan will prepare to send troops to the Korean peninsula to protect its nationals there if a crisis requires their evacuation, its defence chief reportedly said today.

Mike Pence takes message of US resolve against North Korea to Japan

Mike Pence takes message of US resolve against North Korea to Japan

US Vice President Mike Pence is expected to discuss Korean tensions with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, as well as hold economic talks with Finance Minister Taro Aso.

Japan PM urges North Korea to refrain from more provocative actions

US Vice President Mike Pence visited the demilitarised border between North and South Korea on Monday and reiterated that the US "era of strategic patience" with Pyongyang was over.

Nagoya looks beautiful at night! French astonaut Thomas Pesquet shares the pic

Nagoya looks beautiful at night! French astonaut Thomas Pesquet shares the pic

French asronaut Thomas Pesquet, who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS), has shared a very beautiful picture of Nagoya, capital of Japan’s Aichi Prefecture, taken at night from the space station.

Japan commemorates first anniversary of Kumamoto quake

Japan commemorates first anniversary of Kumamoto quake

Japan on Friday commemorated the first anniversary of a massive earthquake that struck the region of Kumamoto, resulting in 225 deaths.

Japan scrambles jet fighters at record pace as Chinese military activity rises

Japan's air force scrambled fighter jets to chase away foreign aircraft at record pace in the year to March 31, government figures showed on Thursday, as Chinese military activity in and around the East China Sea escalated.

US to boost defenses against North Korea: Trump to Abe

The United States will continue to build its military defenses against North Korea, Donald Trump told Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday, pledging all options are on the table.

Latest North Korean missile was a Scud: US official

A US defence official said on wednesday that the latest missile fired by North Korea was an extended-range Scud, and suffered an in-flight failure.

Narendra Modi made 56 foreign visits as Prime Minister

Narendra Modi made 56 foreign visits as Prime Minister

According to a list provided by Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh, after first visiting Bhutan in June 2014, PM Narendra Modi visited the US four times.
 

Japan to send ambassador back to South Korea

Japan said Monday it would send its ambassador back to South Korea after a diplomatic row had prompted his recall, because the countries should work closely together to counter threats from North Korea.