Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Japan

Researchers develop device to detect brain tumour through urine

A team of researchers in Japan have developed a new device to identify a key membrane protein in the urine that indicates if the patient has a brain tumour.A research group led by Associate Professor Takao Yasui and Professor...

NATO chief urges closer ties with Japan to defend democracy

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg sharply criticized China on Tuesday for “bullying its neighbors and threatening Taiwan” and stressed the need for Japan and other democracies to work together with the alliance to defend the international order.Calling it a “critical...

Hockey WC: India demolish Japan 8-0

Under-fire captain Harmanpreet Singh finally came good with his drag flick as he and young striker Abhishek struck a brace each as India demolished Asian Games champions Japan 8-0 in an inconsequential FIH Men’s World Cup classification match here...

Ship sinks between S. Korea and Japan; 2 dead, 8 missing

Ships searching in wind-whipped waters between South Korea and Japan have picked up at least 14 of the 22 crew members from a cargo vessel that sank early on Wednesday, killing at least two, officials said.South Korean officials said...

‘Will ensure Quad continues to be force for good’: US, Japan

The US and Japan have said that in association with India and Australia, they will ensure that the Quad continues to be a force for good or the benefit of the Indo-Pacific, amid China’s growing military muscle-flexing in the...

Japan, US to hold security talks before Kishida meets Biden

Japan and the United States will hold security talks between their foreign and Defence ministers in Washington the day before Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida lands in the US capital next week wrapping up his tour of Group of...

Japan reverses nuclear phaseout plan adopted after Fukushima

Japan on Thursday adopted a new policy promoting greater use of nuclear energy to ensure a stable power supply amid global fuel shortages and to reduce carbon emissions, in a major reversal of its phase-out plan following the Fukushima...

Bangladesh, Japan, India plan joint infra, investment push in NE

India, Japan and Bangladesh are in discussions to coordinate connectivity efforts in Bangladesh and India’s North Eastern states to attract regional value chains and manufacturing to the region over the next five years, reports the Mint.In what bears major...

BWF World Tour Finals: HS Prannoy loses to Japan’s Naraoka in opener

Ace Indian badminton player HS Prannoy lost to Kodai Naraoka of Japan in his opening men’s singles group A match of the BWF World Tour Finals 2022, here on Wednesday.Prannoy, 12th in the badminton world rankings, went down to...

Croatia beat Japan on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

The Vatreni went into extra time three times in their run to the 2018 World Cup Final, and they used that experience to keep their 2022 hopes alive.The team edged Japan 1-1 (3-1) on penalty kicks in their round...