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Saturday, June 25, 2022



Medals in Tokyo, Youth Games: Siblings star in Haryana shooting success

June 13, 2022 5:02 pm

Last week, at the Khelo India Youth Games, Shiva won a gold and Shikha a bronze, helping Haryana pocket seven of the 12 medals at stake and placing the state on the top of the tally.

Explained: How ceramic implants can regenerate broken bones

June 07, 2022 1:31 pm

Calcium phosphate ceramics, the Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) noted in a press release, are in principle an ideal alternative to conventional metals because bone can eventually replace the ceramic and regrow.

Quad seems more cohesive and ready to act on initiatives agreed upon previously. But complex challenges remain

May 25, 2022 9:40 am

Undoubtedly, what has given the Quad a sharper edge in its objective of ensuring a “rules based order” and an “open and free” region — not so coded references to Beijing — is the launch of the US Indo-Pacific Economic Framework.

World's oldest person dies in Japan at 119

April 25, 2022 7:58 pm

Kane Tanaka was born on January 2 in 1903, the year Wright Brothers -- Wilbur and Orville Wright -- made the world's first successful flight of powered aircraft, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported

Allyson Felix says she's retiring after 2022 track season

April 14, 2022 3:59 pm

Felix also has a record of 13 gold medals and 18 overall from world championships.

With threats all around, Japan moves to shed its pacifist constraints

April 12, 2022 2:51 pm

Growing calls for more military spending after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine demonstrate Japan’s recognition that it must bolster its own deterrent power, not just rely on its US alliance

Asia's 50 best restaurants announced; India's Masque, Megu, and Indian Accent make it to the list

March 31, 2022 6:05 pm

Rated by the world's top 350 chefs, restaurateurs and food experts, this year's list features 16 new entries from across 11 countries and territories.

Tokyo schools abolish controversial dress code governing hairstyle and underwear colour

March 17, 2022 1:13 pm

The survey, carried out last year, comprised 240 schools. It found an overwhelming number of people in education finding these rules outdated

7.3 magnitude quake hits north Japan, tsunami risk receding

March 16, 2022 10:06 pm

The region is part of northern Japan that was devastated by a deadly 9.0 quake and tsunami that also caused a nuclear disaster.

Ghostwire: Tokyo gets new trailer ahead of launch on March 25

March 10, 2022 2:05 pm

New Ghostwire: Tokyo trailer, unveiled at the PlayStation's State of Play event offers an in-depth look at the story.


Typhoon Faxai makes landfall near Tokyo, causes transport chaos

September 10, 2019 7:49 am

More than 130 flights were canceled and scores of train lines were closed for hours, snarling the morning commute for millions in a greater Tokyo area that has a population of some 36 million.


21st Century will be Asian Century: Rijiju in Tokyo

January 20, 2016 7:13 am

Tokyo, Jan 20 (ANI): Addressing a symposium in Tokyo, Japan, Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Kiren Rijiju said the 21st century will be the Asian Century as the world look to countries in Asia the for upliftment of the global economy.He said Asia would provide ideas and leadership for a harmonious global relationship.The theme of the symposium was 'Shared Values and Democracy in Asia'.

We aim to provide 24x7 electricity access: Piyush Goyal

January 14, 2016 10:03 am

Tokyo, Jan 14 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal, who is presently in Tokyo to attend the eighth India-Japan Energy Dialogue, said on Thursday that the primary objective of the government is to make Japanese power firms invest in ‘Make in India’ to further provide 24x7 electricity access to the people of the country. Goyal said that he discussed and understood the challenges the Indian grids will face, particularly with the infusion of large amount of renewable energy. Goyal further assured that this engagement with the Japanese power companies will be taken to the next level in India.

Japan looks towards ASEAN and India for business expansion

December 22, 2015 12:26 pm

Thailand/Singapore, Dec 04 (ANI): Tokyo-based leading manufacturing company of consumer electronics, Casio Computer established subsidiary in Thailand - the largest market in ASEAN. Casio has strengthened relationship with Thailand with the introduction of Casio Marketing Thailand. Casio Marketing Thailand was established in July last year, as the fourth subsidiary of Casio in the ASEAN region. The company first established ASEAN regional headquarter in Singapore in 2001 and expanded its sales offices to Indonesia in 2011 and Malaysia in 2014. Casio has been promoting its products and brands through its distributor networks in Thailand since the 1970s. Casio brand are most famous for its best selling G-SHOCK, with total sales of over 80 million units since its first sales in 1983. Casio introduced the new model of G-SHOCK MTG series, which added to Casio’s “Global Time Sync” collection, featuring world’s first “GPS Hybrid Wave Ceptor Technology” which utilizes radio wave time calibration and GPS signals for instant and precise timekeeping across the changing time zones. Casio is also a market pioneer for the next generation projector.