Tokyo

PM Modi to attend Tokyo Quad meet

In Tokyo, Modi will have bilateral meetings with Japanese PM Fumio Kishida and US President Joe Biden, Bagchi said. He is also likely to hold a bilateral meeting with his Australian counterpart.

published on : 19th May 2022

Japan OKs plan to release Fukushima nuclear plant wastewater

A massive earthquake and tsunami in 2011 destroyed the Fukushima plant’s cooling systems, causing the meltdown of three reactors and the release of large amounts of radiation.

published on : 18th May 2022

Japan making progress on Fukushima water release plan: IAEA

A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency visited the plant in February and met with officials.

published on : 29th April 2022

Sindhu, Satwik-Chirag enter Badminton Asia Championships quarterfinals 

The world number 7 Indian pairing will face next either fifth-seeded Malaysian Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik or the Singaporean duo of Danny Bawa Chrisnanta and Jun Liang Andy Kwek.

published on : 28th April 2022

Major Japan railway now powered only by renewable energy

The technology used by Tokyu's trains is among the most ecologically friendly options for railways. The other two options are batteries and hydrogen power.

published on : 27th April 2022

Wrestling Federation of India may prefer Commonwealth Games, Asiad over Worlds

The Worlds is slated to run from September 10 to 18 in Belgrade, Serbia while the wrestling competitions are scheduled to be held from September 21 to 24 in Hangzhou.

published on : 27th April 2022

Deepak falls short once again, settles for silver

In the absence of Iranian superstar Hassan Yazdani, Indian wrestler Deepak Punia (86kg) was one of the title favourites at the Asian Championships in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.

published on : 25th April 2022

Ravi 1st Indian to bag 3 straight gold, silver for Bajrang  

Despite conceding early leads in his bouts, the 24-year-old Ravi bounced back on each occasion to hand the country its first gold of the tournament.

published on : 24th April 2022

Big names seek big show at Khelo India University Games

Likewise Dutee, after winning two gold medals in the first edition, also has her focus on the quadrennial events scheduled in 2022.

published on : 24th April 2022

Japan says disputed islands ''illegally occupied by Russia'' 

A lighthouse near Yuzhno-Kurilsk on Kunashiri Island, one of the Kuril Chain, known as the Northern Territories in Japan. ( Photo | AP)

published on : 22nd April 2022

Pride, China tickets at stake in University Games 

However, it is interesting to note that with the rise in Covid-19 cases in China, some of the countries, including Britain and New Zealand have already pulled out.

published on : 20th April 2022

Chance for Bajrang to reclaim Asian crown

The five Indian grapplers in the above weight categories had left the country on Saturday while the women contingent and remaining five Greco-Roman wrestlers left on Monday. 

published on : 19th April 2022

Unavailability of tickets may spoil Bajrang Punia ’s plan

However, unavailability of tickets mean their plan for acclimatisation prior to the event might not succeed.

published on : 13th April 2022

Unavailability of tickets may spoil Bajrang's plan

The Wrestling Federation of India though is making efforts to make sure the trio board the flight along with the Greco-Roman wrestlers to reach the venue on April 17.

published on : 13th April 2022

Japan's top envoy brings back 20 Ukrainians from Poland

Japan has an extremely strict refugee policy and has been reluctant to fully accept migrant workers, making its offer to accept Ukrainians unusual.

published on : 5th April 2022
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