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'Radioactive' drone found on Japan PM's office roof

Police and security officers investigate an unidentified drone (under a blue cover) which was found on the rooftop of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's official residence in Tokyo. Photograph:......

Tsunami warning after 6.6 magnitude quake in Japan

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Taiwan early on Monday, the United States Geological Survey reported. A tsunami as big as three feet was reportedly forecast to hit islands in......

World's oldest person dies in Japan aged 117

Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman recognised by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest living person died on Wedneday, nearly a month after celebrating her 117th birthday. Okawa, died of natural......

4 years on: Tears and prayers mark Japan's tsunami

Japan marks the fourth anniversary of a quake-tsunami disaster that swept away thousands of people and sparked a nuclear crisis, a tragedy that has left visible scars on the landscape and continues......

Mamma meow! This mysterious island has more cats than people

An army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one.......

World's 10 fastest trains

Japan now boasts of having the world’s fastest train.  Image: Japan’s Maglev train sets a new record. Photograph: Reuters     And if a train with this speed runs in......

World's fastest passenger train breaks own record

The Japanese Maglev trains were started as a project of Japan Airlines and the national railways with government support The world's fastest passenger's train, Maglev, has surpassed its earlier......

Sunil Nayyar: The man who changed Sony's fortunes in India

Nayyar's efforts in making India a success story for the Japanese electronics giant led to his elevation this week to its consumer electronics business in the US. In 2006, when Sunil Nayyar moved......

India makes first crude oil purchase for strategic reserve

India's fast-growing economy has become the world's fourth-largest oil consumer after the United States, China and Japan. India has bought the first oil for its strategic petroleum reserve (SPR),......

'India can attract significant FDI if it sorts out tax issues'

Japanese investors remain "very positive" on India, saying there is a big opportunity for placing "significant" FDI if the country can sort out some of its tax issues, a top official of Japan's......

IPTL 2: Indian team snares Nadal; Japan Warriors pick Paes

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot. Photograph: Feng Li/Getty Images Spanish legend Rafael Nadal will play for the Indian side in the second edition of the International Premier Tennis League......

Chelsea bid for FC Tokyo striker Muto

English Premier League leaders Chelsea have bid for FC Tokyo's Japanese international striker Yoshinori Muto, the J-League side said on Thursday. The 22-year-old, who has scored once for his......

Zimbabwe kicked out of 2018 World Cup qualifiers

Kisho Yano of Japan watches on as he joins the Zimbabwe defensive wall during a practice match. Photograph: Mark Kolbe/Getty Images Zimbabwe have been expelled from the 2018 World Cup qualifying......

Top seed Nishikori wins Memphis Open in straight sets

Top seed Kei Nishikori of Japan became the first player to win three consecutive Memphis Open tennis tournament titles when he prevailed in straight sets on Sunday.  Nishikori beat......

'Nervous' Wawrinka avenges Nishikori with fighting win

Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland greets Kei Nishikori of Japan at the net after winning the quarter-final of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on Wednesday. Photograph: Cameron......
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How to prevent similar disasters?

It is notoriously difficult to predict an earthquake, although the science has reached a stage where it may be possible to give some kind of... ...

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2017 Fiat 124 Spider Set For 2016 Showroom Arrival

For those who want their 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata to have a more Italian flair, the 2017 Fiat 124 Spider will hit showrooms in 2016. Prior to being... ...

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In historic sea-change, US, Japan revise defence ties

The United States and Japan unveiled new rules for defence cooperation Monday in a historic move that will give Japanese armed forces a more... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/in-historic-sea-change-us-japan-revise-defence-ties_1586109.html
Japan's PM Abe says his 'heart aches' over WW2 sex slaves

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday his heart ached for women who were forced into prostitution by the nation`s military during World... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/japans-pm-abe-says-his-heart-aches-over-ww2-sex-slaves_1586108.html
Japan and US unveil defence deal

Japan and the US have unveiled new guidelines on their defence co-operation as Japanese leader Shinzo Abe visits the US for talks.The guidelines... ...

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