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PM Modi attends Shinzo Abe’s funeral

PM Modi attends Shinzo Abe’s funeral

🕔19:00, 27.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the state funeral of assassinated former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. Representatives from over 100 countries, including more than 20 heads of state and

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Japan to exempt vaccinated travellers from pre-entry Covid test

Japan to exempt vaccinated travellers from pre-entry Covid test

🕔17:02, 24.Aug 2022

Tokyo, Aug 24 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Wednesday said that in-bound travellers will be exempt from taking pre-entry Covid-19 tests if they have received three vaccine shots. The eased restrictions will come into effect on September 7, Xinhua

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Japanese PM arrives in Delhi for 2-day visit

Japanese PM arrives in Delhi for 2-day visit

🕔18:59, 19.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida arrived in Delhi on a two-day visit to take part in the 14th India-Japan Annual Summit. Kishida will be holding bilateral talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and will discuss global

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Japanese PM to join online G7 summit over c

Japanese PM to join online G7 summit over c

🕔18:14, 21.Feb 2022

Tokyo, Feb 21 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will take part in an online meeting of the G7 countries this week and the talks will be aimed at measures to de-escalate tensions between Russia and Ukraine, the government said on

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Japan to declare Covid quasi-state of emergency in 3 regions

Japan to declare Covid quasi-state of emergency in 3 regions

🕔07:10, 8.Jan 2022

Tokyo, Jan 8 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will place three prefectures under a quasi-state of emergency on Friday amid a spike in Covid-19 cases stemming from American military personnel based in the prefectures spreading the virus. Okinawa prefecture, host

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Japan closes borders for overseas travellers amid Omicron scare

Japan closes borders for overseas travellers amid Omicron scare

🕔12:55, 29.Nov 2021

Tokyo, Nov 29 (IANS) Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said on Monday that the government will ban the entry of all foreign nationals in principle from Tuesday amid concerns over the new Omicron variant of Covid-19. Kishida told local media that

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New Japanese PM delivers 1st policy speech after taking office

New Japanese PM delivers 1st policy speech after taking office

🕔17:44, 8.Oct 2021

Tokyo, Oct 8 (IANS) Fumio Kishida, the newly elected Japanese Prime Minister, on Friday delivered his first policy speech, vowing to reach economic growth for the country with his “new form of capitalism” and redistribute the fruits of that success to

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Japan PM cancels trips to India, Philippines over Covid

Japan PM cancels trips to India, Philippines over Covid

🕔10:47, 22.Apr 2021

Tokyo, April 22  Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has canceled his planned trips to India and the Philippines due to the worsening Covid situation, the government’s top spokesperson said. In a statement on Wednesday, Chief Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato said

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Japan PM receives 1st dose of Pfizer vax

Japan PM receives 1st dose of Pfizer vax

🕔17:55, 16.Mar 2021

Tokyo, March 16  Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Tuesday received the first dose of a Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at a hospital in Tokyo, in a bid to reassure about the safety of the jab. Suga will head to the

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Japan developing rapid test kit for coronavirus: Shinzo Abe

Japan developing rapid test kit for coronavirus: Shinzo Abe

🕔06:26, 4.Feb 2020

Tokyo, Feb 4  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said a rapid test kit for the novel coronavirus is being developed for use at institutions across the country in an effort to detect infections swiftly. Abe said this at

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Japan’s Abe departs for Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions

Japan’s Abe departs for Tehran to ease US-Iran tensions

🕔11:30, 12.Jun 2019

Tokyo, June 12  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe departed Tokyo on Wednesday for a two-day trip to Iran, during which he will try to help diffuse rising tensions in the Persian Gulf between Washington and Tehran. Prior to the Japanese

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Abe wants to meet Kim without conditions

Abe wants to meet Kim without conditions

🕔18:21, 7.May 2019

Tokyo, May 7  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wants to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un without conditions to resolve mutual mistrust and sort out ongoing bilateral issues, a government spokesperson said on Tuesday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told

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Japan quake toll reaches 16

Japan quake toll reaches 16

🕔11:42, 7.Sep 2018

Tokyo, Sep 7  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday announced that the toll from a 6.7-magnitude earthquake that struck Hokkaido prefecture has increased to 16, with 26 others still reported missing. “So far there are 16 (dead) people and

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Japan condoles Vajpayee’s passing away

Japan condoles Vajpayee’s passing away

🕔20:50, 17.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 17  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday condoled former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death describing him as a “good friend of Japan”. “I am deeply saddened to learn of the demise of former Prime Minister

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Abe to meet Trump before US, N. Korea summit

Abe to meet Trump before US, N. Korea summit

🕔18:59, 6.Jun 2018

Tokyo, June 6  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday left to meet US President Donald Trump to coordinate their positions ahead of a historic mid-June summit between the US and North Korea in Singapore. Abe will meet Trump at

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Japanese Cabinet approves Emperor Akihito’s abdication date

Japanese Cabinet approves Emperor Akihito’s abdication date

🕔10:59, 8.Dec 2017

Tokyo, Dec 8  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Cabinet on Friday formally approved April 30, 2019, as the abdication date for Emperor Akihito. The Cabinet’s approval comes a week after a meeting of the Imperial House Council involving Abe, politicians,

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Japanese PM arrives on two-day India visit

Japanese PM arrives on two-day India visit

🕔16:21, 13.Sep 2017

Ahmedabad, Sep 13 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived here on Wednesday on a two-day visit to India during which he will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and both will lay the foundation stone of the ambitious Rs 1.08

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Japanese PM Abe to arrive on Wednesday

Japanese PM Abe to arrive on Wednesday

🕔13:59, 11.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 11 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be on a two-day visit to India beginning Wednesday during which the two countries are expected to scale up their strategic cooperation. Abe and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also hold

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Indo-Japanese ties will bring peace in Asia, world: Abe

Indo-Japanese ties will bring peace in Asia, world: Abe

🕔10:38, 12.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 12  The India-Japan strategic relationship can contribute to peace and prosperity in Asia and the world, said Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who arrived here on Friday on a three-day official visit expected to see progress towards

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Accord on bullet train expected during Japan PM’s visit

Accord on bullet train expected during Japan PM’s visit

🕔10:43, 10.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 10  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will arrive in Delhi on December 11 on a three-day official visit amid expectations that an agreement would be firmed up on India’s first bullet train to run between Mumbai and

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