Modi's dig at 'secular friends' over gifting Gita to Emperor Akihito

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a dig at his "secular friends" over his gifting a copy of the holy Hindu text 'Bhagvad Gita' to Japanese Emperor Akihito saying that this action of his might give rise to a controversy and heated debates.

Japanese Emperor says India left a `lasting impression`

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."

Japanese Emperor meets with top Indian leaders

It was a day of official engagements for Japan`s Emperor Akihito on Monday as he met top leadership of the country, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, during which various issues relating to bilateral ties figured.

Japan`s emperor to visit India in November

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

PM meets Japanese Emperor, discusses bilateral ties

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday called on Japanese Emperor Akihito and discussed bilateral ties and issues of mutual interest.

Japanese Emperor discharged from hospital

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

Japanese Emperor, Akihito turns 78

Japanese Emperor Akihito expressed
concern and support for people who have been affected by the March 11 earthquake and tsunami.

Japanese emperor says he is deeply worried over crisis

Japanese Emperor Akihito said he was "deeply worried" about the crisis.