28 Aug 2015
Indore: A suspected case of Japanese fever (encephalitis) has been reported in the district for the first time, a government health official said here yesterday.
22 Aug 2015
Tokyo: Yasutaro Koide, a 112-year-old Japanese has been recognized as the world's oldest man by the Guinness World Records. The officials from the Guinness World Records visited Koide at a care facility near his home in Nagoya city in central Japan yesterday and congratulate him on his longevity.
11 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Internet is abuzz with a hilarious video of a cute little Japanese kid's hidden talent to break board in Taekwondo. The adorable kid is trying his level hard to understand the correct technique to break the board and prove his manliness. But, his honest attempts will give you a deadly laughter ride till your stomach aches.
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.
01 Aug 2015
Tokyo: A Japanese brewing and distilling company is sending samples of its whisky and other alcoholic beverages to the International Space Station next month to study the effect of zero gravity on the flavour of the drinks.
15 Aug 2015
Tokyo: Today Japan marked the 70th anniversary of its surrender to the Allied forces which brought an end to the Second World War in 1945. About 7,000 people, including relatives of Japanese military war casualties attended the national commemoration ceremony observing a moment of silence in the Nippon Budokan hall in Tokyo's Chiyoda Ward, as media reported.
07 Jul 2015
Washington: Floyd Mayweather was Monday stripped by the World Boxing Organization of the welterweight world title he won by beating Manny Pacquiao two months ago.
11 Aug 2015
Patna: Another student from Super 30 in Bihar, Kunal Kumar, has been awarded a scholarship by a Japanese university for pursuing higher education. Super 30 founder-director Anand Kumar said Kunal has made it to the University of Tokyo for an international programme.
31 Jul 2015
Tokyo: The US spied on Japanese politicians, its top central banker and major firms including conglomerate Mitsubishi, according to documents released by WikiLeaks today, in the latest revelation about Washington's snooping on allies.
07 Aug 2015
Seoul: North Korea is creating its own time zone, moving its clocks back by 30 minutes to mark the 70th anniversary of Korea's liberation from Japanese rule, the official news agency said today.