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India, Japan to finalise US-2 amphibious aircraft deal during Shinzo Abe's visit

India, Japan to finalise US-2 amphibious aircraft deal during Shinzo Abe's visit

India is expected to seal the deal to buy the US-2 amphibious aircraft from Japan during Shinzo Abe visit.

Sep 13, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
Japanese PM Shinzo Abe arrives on two-day India visit

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe arrives on two-day India visit

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived in Ahmedabad on Wednesday on a two-day visit to India.

Sep 13, 2017, 05:55 AM IST
Germany open to Iran-style North Korea talks: Angela Merkel

Germany open to Iran-style North Korea talks: Angela Merkel

Germany would lend its weight to a diplomatic push to end North Korean nuclear weapons and missile development along the lines of a past deal with Iran, Chancellor Angela Merkel said today.

Sep 10, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

Japan says jet fighters conducted drills with US aircraft over East China Sea

Japanese F-15 fighter jets on Saturday conducted an air exercise with U.S. B1-B bombers in the skies above the East China Sea, Japan`s Air Self Defence Force (ASDF) said.

Sep 09, 2017, 13:46 PM IST
Japan, South Korea push Vladimir Putin over Pyongyang sanctions

Japan, South Korea push Vladimir Putin over Pyongyang sanctions

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his South Korean counterpart on Thursday struggled to grind down Russian resistance to new sanctions on Pyongyang over its nuclear test as Vladimir Putin appeared to give little ground.

Sep 07, 2017, 21:37 PM IST
Put 'greatest possible pressure' on North Korea: Japan's Abe urges world leaders

Put 'greatest possible pressure' on North Korea: Japan's Abe urges world leaders

 Warning North Korea against continuing its current missile and nuclear weapons development policies, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thurdsay urged the international community to put greatest possible pressure on the rouge Asian state.

Sep 07, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
India-Japan discuss enhancing defence ties

India-Japan discuss enhancing defence ties

This comes after a bilateral dialogue between the Defence Ministers of India and Japan on September 5-6, that took place as Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in China for the BRICS summit from September 3-5.

Sep 06, 2017, 19:21 PM IST

India, Japan condemn North Korea's nuke test

The statement said the Ministers exchanged views on the current security situation in the Indo-Pacific region.

Sep 06, 2017, 13:59 PM IST

North Korea nuclear test 10 times more powerful than Hiroshima: Japan

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to press Putin for his support over the North Korea's provocation, when the two leaders hold talks in the Russian Far East city of Vladivostok on Thursday.

Sep 06, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
Japan, South Korea can buy more sophisticated US military equipment: Donald Trump

Japan, South Korea can buy more sophisticated US military equipment: Donald Trump

"I am allowing Japan & South Korea to buy a substantially increased amount of highly sophisticated military equipment from the United States," Trump said in a tweet.

Sep 05, 2017, 20:48 PM IST

China condemns North Korea for conducting sixth Nuclear Test

Chinese Foreign Ministry has issued a statement on Sunday, expressing firm opposition to and strong condemnation at the nuclear test by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

Sep 03, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
Google comes up with visuals to help people 'fix' daily life hassles

Google comes up with visuals to help people 'fix' daily life hassles

The tech giant Google has come up with ideas to assist netizens in fixing the day-to-day  items around them.

Sep 03, 2017, 17:26 PM IST

Sitharaman to take charge of Defence after Jaitley visit to Japan

Arun Jaitley, who took additional charge of defence after Manohar Parrikar returned to Goa to take over as the Chief Minister, is leaving on Sunday night for Japan.

Sep 03, 2017, 16:31 PM IST

China says Japan shouldn't slap North Korea with sanctions

China says its foreign minister is advising Japan not to impose sanctions unilaterally on North Korea after it launched a test missile that flew over Japan before falling into the Pacific Ocean.

Sep 02, 2017, 19:22 PM IST
Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in agree to boost S Korean missile capabilities

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in agree to boost S Korean missile capabilities

North Korea fired an intermediate-range Hwasong-12 over Japan early on Tuesday

Sep 02, 2017, 07:38 AM IST
Japan secure 2018 FIFA World Cup berth with Australia win

Japan secure 2018 FIFA World Cup berth with Australia win

Japan had never beaten Australia in a World Cup qualifier in seven previous attempts but the Socceroos -- bidding to reach their fourth straight finals and fifth overall -- rarely threatened in a disjointed performance.

Aug 31, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

Britain and Japan agree to closer security ties

Britain and Japan said on Thursday they would cooperate in countering the threat posed by North Korea.

Aug 31, 2017, 16:49 PM IST

After Taiwan alarm, China says air force drills were routine

China`s Defence Ministry said on Thursday that a recent series of air force exercises around self-ruled Taiwan were routine, after Taiwan`s military said this month it was on a high state of alert following three straight days of drills.

Aug 31, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

After North Korea missile, Britain and Japan agree closer security ties

Britain and Japan will pledge closer cooperation on Thursday on defence, cyber security and counter-terrorism as Prime Minster Theresa May looks to strengthen relations with one of her closest allies ahead of Brexit.

Aug 31, 2017, 13:30 PM IST
British PM says China should increase pressure on North Korea

British PM says China should increase pressure on North Korea

British Prime Minister Theresa May called on China to put more pressure on North Korea to stop missile tests, saying Beijing has a key role to play in international efforts to prevent what she described as significant provocation by Pyongyang.

Aug 31, 2017, 00:00 AM IST