World  /  Published 16.09.20

Japan: New PM, but old team

Japan’s Yoshihide Suga was voted Prime Minister by Parliament on Wednesday to become the country’s first new leader in nearly eight years, appointing a new cabinet that kept about half of ...
By Reuters in Tokyo

World  /  Published 14.09.20

Loyal Abe aide set to be new Japan PM

Japanese chief cabinet secretary Yoshihide Suga, a loyal aide to outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, won a landslide victory in a ruling party leadership election on Monday, paving the way for Japan&r...
By Reuters in Tokyo

Business  /  Published 08.09.20

Japan GDP drop worst since War

Japan’s economy sank deeper into its worst postwar contraction in the second quarter as the coronavirus jolted businesses more than initially thought, underscoring the daunting task the new Prim...
By Reuters in Tokyo

Opinion  /  Published 03.09.20

Covid: Poor timing for Goa CM

Sir — Shinzo Abe has stepped down from the position of the prime minister of Japan, and left a great political vacuum (“Abe resigns as PM”, Aug 29). The prolonged disease with which ...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 28.08.20

Japan: PM Shinzo Abe resigns

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s longest-serving Premier, announced his resignation because of poor health on Friday, ending a stint at the helm of the world’s third-biggest economy in w...
By Reuters in Tokyo

Books  /  Published 24.08.20

Hector Garcia on Seeking Ikigai

Back in 2017, a small 170-page book was released with a powder blue cover that had these beautiful cherry blossoms painted on it. I distinctly remember not thinking much about it till articles about t...
By Anannya Sarkar in

Calcutta  /  Published 07.08.20

Land of rising sun, ramen and oolong

We also visited the Toyota Automobile Museum, which was a magnificent and spectacular experience. The museum features over a hundred cars from all over the world, with the entire region divided accord...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 21.07.20

UAE joins summer Mars launches

You’ll be hearing a lot about Mars in the weeks to come this summer. Three missions are launching toward the red planet, taking advantage of the way Earth and its neighbour get closer every 26 m...
By New York Times News Service in New York

Business  /  Published 11.01.19

Carlos Ghosn indicted for alleged breach of trust

Nissan's ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn was charged on Friday with breach of trust, according to the Tokyo District Court, making the star executive's release unlikely for months to come.Ghosn, arrested on ...
By AP in Tokyo

India  /  Published 13.12.19

Shinzo Abe trip postponed

The India-Japan summit scheduled to be held in Guwahati from Sunday has been postponed in view of the ongoing protests in Assam over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, putting paid to Prime Minister Nar...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi


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