04 Oct 2015
Dhaka: A 66-year-old Japanese man, known for philanthropic work, was today shot dead by the Islamic State militants in Bangladesh, the second foreigner to be gunned down in a week after an Italian aid worker was killed in a near-identical attack by the dreaded outfit.
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.
25 Sep 2015
Suzuka: A rain soaked first Japanese Grand Prix practice on Friday provided no immediate answers to questions about how Formula One world champions Mercedes would fare after their mysterious Singapore slump last weekend.
27 Sep 2015
Suzuka: Lewis Hamilton blazed to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg today to strengthen his grip on a third world title.
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.
23 Sep 2015
Kyoto: A fleet-footed Japanese centenarian raced into the Guinness World Records reference book on Wednesday and declared himself a "medical marvel" as he continues to stalk sprint king Usain Bolt.
23 Sep 2015
New Delhi: This is strange but true that footballers around the world might have a tough competition with a dog who holds the Guinness World Record for catching most balls in a minute.
05 Sep 2015
Tokyo: The Japanese government today lifted the evacuation order for the first town near the crippled Fukushima reactors, more than four years after ordering mass relocations near the tsunami-wrecked nuclear plant.
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.
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.