Sunday, Jan 21, 2018 | Last Update : 10:06 PM IST

Tokyo

Another N Korean ‘ghost ship’ washes up on Japan shore with corpses onboard

According to senior official, it is difficult to identify the bodies as they had begun to decompose.

16 Jan 2018 11:53 AM

US moves ships, bombers towards Korea ahead of Winter Olympics

The statement said the deployment is intended to provide leaders with 'deterrent options to maintain regional stability.'

15 Jan 2018 2:20 PM

In embarrassing mishap, wing panel of Japan PM's official jet falls off

ASDF spokesperson said, 'The air force would conduct an investigation to determine why the panel had fallen off Abe's plane.'

12 Jan 2018 12:58 PM

US apologises to Japan over recent series of military accidents

Onodera has said he hoped to depart for Hawaii to meet top the US commander in the Pacific, Harry Harris, to discuss the issue.

09 Jan 2018 12:28 PM

Japan’s security endangered due to N Korea, situation like WW2: Shinzo Abe

Abe said Japan would take new steps to strengthen its defence posture but he did not go to specifics.

04 Jan 2018 4:31 PM

Japan: Mentally ill girl, confined to tiny room by parents for yrs, freezes to death

They fed their daughter only once a day and kept her in a 3-square-metre room for some 15 years.

27 Dec 2017 1:53 PM

WannaCry virus attack: N Korea UN ambassador asks US to prove claim

North Korea's UN ambassador says it believes Washington is using the allegation to create 'extremely confrontational atmosphere.'

26 Dec 2017 1:31 PM

Bitcoin suffers fresh plunge, losing a third since start of week

Bitcoin dropped to $13,048 briefly from around $16,500 in late trading on Thursday

22 Dec 2017 1:12 PM

Baby panda makes special appearance before selected guests, media at Tokyo zoo

Xiang Xiang, 6-month-old female giant panda, will debut on Tuesday in limited public viewing for fans who obtained tickets through lottery.

18 Dec 2017 1:10 PM

Important to avoid miscalculations with N Korea: UN chief

Guterres, who met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo, said the UN's objective is to avoid a conflict.

15 Dec 2017 12:30 PM