Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 | Last Update : 11:16 AM IST


Yahoo buys back USD 2 bn of shares in three-way deal with SoftBank

SoftBank will buy 221 billion yen ($1.99 billion) of Yahoo Japan shares from Altaba.

10 Jul 2018 8:58 AM

Nissan admits falsifying emissions data on cars made in Japan

Nissan said it had rechecked "reliable" data and confirmed that all vehicles, except the GT-R, had met Japanese safety standards.

09 Jul 2018 3:13 PM

US dismisses N Korea's 'gangster-like' tag, says sanctions will stay

Speaking in Tokyo, Pompeo said his efforts to push North Korea on disarmament had backing of the entire international community.

08 Jul 2018 12:59 PM

Death toll rises to 48, at least 100 missing in Japan floods

Authorities warned landslides could strike even after rain subsides as the calamity shaped up to be potentially the worst in decades.

08 Jul 2018 9:10 AM

Japan executes cult guru, 6 followers for 1995 sarin attack

Asahara claimed to have achieved enlightenment in Himalayas, preached mix of Eastern religions combined with own apocalyptic prophecies.

06 Jul 2018 12:08 PM

Japan to send warship on tour of South China Sea, Indian Ocean

The 248 metre-long Kaga, which can operate several helicopters simultaneously, will make stops in India, Sri Lanka and Indonesia.

05 Jul 2018 6:58 PM

Hello Kitty-themed bullet train debuts in Japan; here's what it looks like

The train, which began operations today, will run for the next three months between the western cities of Osaka and Fukuoka.

30 Jun 2018 7:52 PM

Japanese entrepreneur's space rocket MOMO-2 fails at blast off

The launch was supposed to send rocket carrying observational equipment to an altitude of over 100 kilometres

30 Jun 2018 5:24 PM

Hello Kitty bullet train debuts in Japan this week

The special shinkansen or bullet train will run for next three months between western cities of Osaka and Fukuoka from Saturday.

26 Jun 2018 5:01 PM

Japan to halt missile attack drills after Trump-Kim summit, reports Kyodo

Japan is eyeing meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, government sources said week ago.

21 Jun 2018 5:32 PM