Saturday, April 1, 2023

Japan

Para-badminton World Championship:Pramod reaches singles, doubles finals

Ace shuttler Pramod Bhagat is one step away from defending his double gold medal at the ongoing Para-Badminton World Championships in Tokyo, Japan.Pramod Bhagat, who is playing his seventh career World Championships, has won a total of five gold,...

India beat Japan 5-1 at Sultan of Johor Cup

The Indian junior men’s hockey team returned to winning ways, beating Japan 5-1 at the Sultan of Johor Cup here on Tuesday.Captain Uttam Singh (3’), Rohit (12’), Johnson Purty (21’), Boby Singh Dhami (31’) and Amandeep Lakra (51’) found...

Ram Charan connects with Indian school students in Japan

Telugu star Ram Charan is now busy promoting S.S. Rajamouli's blockbuster film 'RRR' in Japan. Ahead of the movie's theatrical release, Ram Charan, who plays the central role in the film along with Junior NTR, has been busy meeting up...

5.1-magnitude quake jolts Japan, no tsunami warning issued

An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale struck off Japan's Fukushima prefecture on Friday, the national weather agency said, although no tsunami warning was issued. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the temblor, which occurred at 3.19 p.m....

Japan and Australia PMs to focus on closer military ties

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said on Wednesday he will discuss with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida strengthening their bilateral defense and security partnership to counter a more assertive China when the leaders meet in Australia this week.Kishida will...

Move Around a Lot While You Sleep? It Might Be Bad News For Your Heart

Poor sleep quality – including moving around too much or having sleep apnea – may increase the risk for a future heart problem, new research suggests.That problem is called left ventricular diastolic dysfunction, a precursor to heart failure. But...

SL to back India and Japan for permanent UNSC seat: SL prez

Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe on Tuesday said his government will back the bids of India and Japan for permanent member status at the UN Security Council.President Wickremesinghe is currently in Japan to attend the state funeral of the...

Abe’s state funeral to cost more than Queen Elizabeth’s: reports

Former Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe’s funeral is set to take place next week amid heavy criticism from people in the country who are questioning the high cost of the event. Shinzo Abe was assassinated in July this...

2 dead, 9 mn asked to evacuate after super typhoon hits Japan

At least two people were killed in Japan and some nine million others asked to evacuate from their homes after super typhoon Nanmadol, deemed to be one of the worst, made landfall in the region of Kyushu, bringing heavy...

India, Japan agree to further increase cooperation

India and Japan on Thursday agreed to further enhance their security and defence cooperation, including holding the first Air Force fighter exercises, as they reaffirmed their commitment to a rules-based global order that respects sovereignty and territorial integrity of...