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Of hostilities and allies

Of hostilities and allies

Rajeev Ahmed , Rajeev Ahmed

Thu, Mar 30 2017

Isolating North Korea from the rest of the world will solve nothing

Several feared dead in Japanese...

Several feared dead in Japanese...

World

Mon, Mar 27 2017

Six people were showing no vital signs, and three others were missing, according to Japan's Kyodo news...

Vietnamese detainee dies in Japan's...

Vietnamese detainee dies in Japan's...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Mar 26 2017

It was not clear for how long he had been detained or why

China to build on disputed shoal in...

China to build on disputed shoal in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 17 2017

This week, the mayor said China planned to begin preparatory work this year to build environmental monitoring...

Japan plans to send largest warship...

Japan plans to send largest warship...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 13 2017

The 249 metre-long warship, Izumo, is as large as Japan's World War II-era carriers and can operate up...

US secretary of state to make first...

US secretary of state to make first...

World

Wed, Mar 8 2017

Rex Tillerson will arrive in Japan on March 15

US secretary of state to visit Japan,...

US secretary of state to visit Japan,...

North America

Sat, Mar 4 2017

Tillerson and Kishida are likely to discuss the timing of a visit to Japan by Trump

Instant translation device hits US markets...

Instant translation device hits US markets...

Tech

Tue, Feb 14 2017

Japan's Logbar has created a gadget that translates words spoken to it instantly so it could make travelling...

Japan took in just 28 refugees in 2016,...

Japan took in just 28 refugees in 2016,...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Feb 9 2017

Immigration is a controversial subject in Japan, where many pride themselves on cultural and ethnic homogeneity,...

Fairway diplomacy: Abe putting hope...

Fairway diplomacy: Abe putting hope...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 7 2017

In the more than seven decades since defeat in World War II, Japan has risen to become a steadfast ally...

Radiation level in Fukushima plant at...

Radiation level in Fukushima plant at...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Japan's government said in December that it expects the total costs, including compensation, decommissioning...

Japan recalls South Korea envoy over...

Japan recalls South Korea envoy over...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jan 6 2017

Up to 200,000 women are believed to have been sexually enslaved by Japan during the war, though estimates...

Kuril islands and Russia-Japan...

Kuril islands and Russia-Japan...

Europe

Thu, Dec 15 2016

Their total land area is almost 5,000 square km, according to Japan’s Foreign Ministry. The islands are...

Nintendo to release Super Mario Run...

Nintendo to release Super Mario Run...

World

Thu, Dec 15 2016

The game will start selling in 151 countries and regions later Thursday and will become available on...

Let’s make good on  Jica’s...

Let’s make good on Jica’s...

Editorial

Mon, Dec 12 2016

Jica’s plans for Bangladesh are bold and ambitious. For the sake of our economy, we cannot squander this...

The spooky Pearl Harbour mystery that...

The spooky Pearl Harbour mystery that...

World

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Nobody knows who placed the ad, but it appeared to have been a warning

Trump claims $50bn SoftBank investment...

Trump claims $50bn SoftBank investment...

US Election 2016

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Trump campaigned against the overregulation of business and is expected to be more open to mergers than...

75 years ago, Pearl Harbour attack brought...

75 years ago, Pearl Harbour attack brought...

World

Tue, Dec 6 2016

The December 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour triggered the United States to join its European...

These are the androids you’re looking...

These are the androids you’re looking...

D2

Tue, Nov 29 2016

Japan introduces Star Wars smartphones before the release of Rogue One

South China Sea disputes: US-China struggle...

South China Sea disputes: US-China struggle...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Territorial disputes resemble pieces on a ‘geopolitical chessboard’ as the US and China struggle for...

Nuclear energy: Who's advancing and...

Nuclear energy: Who's advancing and...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Following is a checklist of the main countries retreating on nuclear power, and those who intend to push...