26 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Japanese companies are facing a "series of problems" in India related to taxation and infrastructure, Japan's Ambassador to India Takeshi Yagi said on Thursday.
24 Feb 2015
Tokyo: Honda Motor Company hurt by falling sales and embroiled in a crisis over defective air bags is replacing its CEO. The Japanese automaker said on Monday that Takanobu Ito, its president and chief executive officer since 2009, will step aside in June and be succeeded by longtime executive Takahiro Hachigo.
07 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Union Health Minister J P Nadda has directed state governments to make District Disability Rehabilitation Centres (DDRCs) fully functional to tackle cases of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES).
10 Feb 2015
Panaji: Designer duo Riddhi and Siddhi Mapxencar brought the Japanese flavour on the ramp during the India Beach Fashion Week held in Goa. The collection had outfits which a person or bride can wear for destination wedding.
07 Dec 2011
The recurring affliction of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and consequently high death rate has brought to light the ground reality of government vaccination programme in Uttar Pradesh.
22 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The central government will ask of all five states - Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Assam, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu - where Japanese encephalitis cases are reported to utilize funds meant for the disease's prevention, union Health Minister J.P. Nadda told parliament on Monday.
03 Feb 2015
Tokyo: A poignant tweet by murdered journalist Kenji Goto on the virtue of being calm was spreading rapidly on social media on Tuesday, days after he was apparently beheaded by Islamist militants.
02 Feb 2015
United Nations: The United Nations Security Council has condemned the "heinous and cowardly" murder of a Japanese journalist, after Islamic State militants claimed his beheading.
07 Feb 2015
Tokyo: The Japanese parliament is expected to lower the voting age to 18 from 20 currently, a report said on Saturday, in the first such change to the law in seven decades.
24 Jan 2015
Tokyo: The fate of two Japanese men whom Islamic State (IS) terrorist group kidnapped and threatened to execute was unknown as the 72-hour deadline that the terrorist group set apparently came and went.