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11 dead, thousands in shelters as typhoon hagibis hammers Japan

Japan's military deployed helicopters to rescue people seen in aerial footage standing on balconies waving towels to attract attention.

13 Oct 2019 9:59 AM

Global stock markets rattled as Trump impeachment bid raises new risks

The dramatic move by House of Representatives Democrats compounded investors’ anxieties.

25 Sep 2019 12:55 PM

Oil falls more than 1 pc as market awaits response to Saudi oil attacks

The company has not given a specific timeline for the resumption of full output.

17 Sep 2019 10:33 AM

Almost 80,000 homes still without power a week after Japan typhoon

Local media showed residents in Chiba hurriedly covering broken roofs with blue tarps.

16 Sep 2019 2:38 PM

Yahoo Japan bids for control of fashion e-tailer Zozo for USD 3.7 billion

Yahoo Japan aims to buy 50.1 per cent Zozo, whose market value was 680 billion yen.

12 Sep 2019 10:30 AM

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Japan to dump radioactive Fukushima water into Pacific, says minister

‘The only option will be to drain it into the sea and dilute it,’ the minister, Yoshiaki Harada, told a news briefing in Tokyo.

10 Sep 2019 4:01 PM

Oil hits six-week high on hopes of extended OPEC output cuts

In the United States, crude stockpiles are likely to have fallen for a fourth consecutive week last week.

10 Sep 2019 10:48 AM

Typhoon left 17,000 people stranded at Tokyo airport

The airport said it delivered 2,000 bottles of water, 19,000 bags of crackers and 18,000 bed rolls to stranded passengers.

10 Sep 2019 9:45 AM

Crisis-hit Nissan CEO set to resign as board meets

Saikawa is suspected of improperly adding 47 million yen (USD 440,000) to his compensation by altering the terms of a bonus.

09 Sep 2019 10:37 AM

Oil prices fall as market eyes trade war, awaits stocks data

US crude was down 26 cents, or 0.5 per cent, at USD 54.84 a barrel by 0644 GMT, while Brent was down 6 cents at USD 58.60 a barrel.

03 Sep 2019 1:19 PM

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Oil set for biggest weekly gain since July on trade dispute hopes

WTI futures, slumped last week by nearly 2 million barrels to their lowest since December.

30 Aug 2019 11:09 AM

Toyota, Suzuki partnering in self-driving car technology

Toyota will take a 4.9 per cent stake in Suzuki Motor Corp. valued at 96 billion yen (USD 908 million).

28 Aug 2019 4:13 PM

Oil gains, led by US crude, as recession worries ease

Crude oil prices have fallen about 20 per cent from 2019 highs reached in April.

28 Aug 2019 11:54 AM

Japan, US reach broad agreement on trade deal: reports

'We saw a great progress,' Japan's minister in charge of trade talks with the US, Toshimitsu Motegi, told reporters in Washington.

25 Aug 2019 3:19 PM

Naomi Osaka seeks form, fitness and fun ahead of US Open

Osaka is adamant she will defend her title, saying she would most likely play in New York even against her doctor’s wishes.

22 Aug 2019 6:37 PM

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Now you can get a ticket to the Olympics at just USD 60000

Tokyo Olympic organizers are offering hospitality packages to Japan residents with prices soaring to 6.35 million yen (INR 43 lakhs).

22 Aug 2019 3:40 PM

Indian men's hockey team win the final of Olympic Test Event

India's attacking approach in the match paid off as they walked off the pitch as winners of the competition.

21 Aug 2019 12:13 PM

Mandeep hat-trick helps India beat Japan 6-3 and reach final in Olympic Test Event

The Indian team bounced back from their 1-2 loss against New Zealand with an impressive display in their third match at Oi Hockey Stadium.

20 Aug 2019 1:57 PM

Asia shares edge up as stimulus hopes temper recession worries

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.53 per cent, while Japan’s Nikkei rose 0.54 per cent.

20 Aug 2019 12:13 PM

Indian men's hockey team lose 1-2 to New Zealand in Olympic Test Event

India had made an impressive start to the tournament, thrashing Malaysia 6-0 in their opening match.

19 Aug 2019 11:12 AM

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