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Top Japanese series and movies to watch on Netflix
Top Japanese series and movies to watch on Netflix

Japanese movies are known for their humanistic approach to storytelling with a silent revolution. Here are a few top Japanese series and movies to watch on Netflix.

  • Thursday, 18 January 2024
Japan earthquake
Japan earthquake toll climbs to 64 as aftershocks continue

According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), a 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck off the Noto Peninsula at 10:54 a.m. (local time) on Wednesday at a depth of 10 km, reports Xinhua news agency.

  • Wednesday, 03 January 2024
earthquake
Japan earthquake toll reaches 24, search on for survivors

Calling the rescue of those impacted by the earthquakes a battle against time, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said that the government has already dispatched a number of self-defence forces to the impacted areas and will continue to provide assistance.

  • Tuesday, 02 January 2024
Major tsunami warning issued after 7.4 magnitude earthquake jolts Japan
Major tsunami warning issued after 7.4 magnitude earthquake jolts Japan

A series of strong earthquakes with major ones measured at up to 7.6 magnitude have struck the central Japanese prefecture of Ishikawa on Monday, with tsunami warnings issued, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

  • Monday, 01 January 2024
In this Japanese restaurant, you can get slapped by beautiful waitresses for 300 yen
In this Japanese restaurant, you can get slapped by beautiful waitresses for 300 yen

The harder the female staff slap the customers, the more excited they become. Moreover, they become more relaxed after getting slapped, it was learnt.

  • Wednesday, 06 December 2023
India beat Japan 4-0 to win women's Asian Champions Trophy hockey title
India beat Japan 4-0 to win women's Asian Champions Trophy hockey title

India won their maiden Asian Champions Trophy title in 2016 in Singapore, while Japan bagged the crown twice, in 2013 and 2021.

  • Monday, 06 November 2023
India women's Hockey team
Women's Asian Champions Trophy: India outshine Japan 2-1 to record 4th win in a row

India immediately initiated an aggressive approach, applying relentless pressure to unsettle Japan. In response, Japan admirably held their ground, negating India's attempts to seize an early advantage. 

  • Wednesday, 01 November 2023
 Piyush Goyal
India holds trade talks with Japan, UK on sidelines of G-7 meet in Osaka

Deliberated on adding further impetus to India-Japan trade & investment ties across diverse sectors, Goyal said in post on social media platform X. 

  • Saturday, 28 October 2023
Charged Rs 56,000 for crab dish, Japanese tourist left speechless; calls police
Charged Rs 56,000 for crab dish, Japanese tourist left speechless; calls police

After some discussion, the restaurant agreed to give her a discount of about $78 (Rs 6479) out of goodwill.

  • Friday, 22 September 2023
S Jaishankar with Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi
Japan is natural partner in India's modernisation process: Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Friday said that Japan is a natural partner in India's modernisation process.

  • Friday, 28 July 2023
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Bengaluru: India Japan business collaborations to boost state’s 1 trillion dollar economy dream

India-Japan Business Summit organised by Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) in collaboration with knowledge partner PWC and conceptualised by The Indo-Japan Business Council (IJBC),

  • Friday, 14 July 2023
Over 30,000 food items subject to price hikes in Japan
Over 30,000 food items subject to price hikes in Japan

The survey by credit research company Teikoku Databank showed that 195 food and beverage makers have announced plans to raise prices for 30,009 items this year as of Wednesday, up from 29,106 items as of the end of June, reports Xinhua news agency.

  • Wednesday, 12 July 2023
Researcher at Kyushu University
Japanese researchers likely to develop babies in lab by 2028: Study

In the study, published in the journal Nature, the team described their method of turning male mice's skin cells into pluripotent stem cells, which can potentially develop into various types of cells or tissues.

  • Saturday, 27 May 2023
Joe Biden and PM Modi share hug
PM Modi shares hugs with Biden, Sunak

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday shared hugs with US President Joe Biden and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on the sidelines of G7 summit in Japan's Hiroshima city.

  • Saturday, 20 May 2023
PM Modi meets Padma Awardee Professor Tomio Mizokami
PM Modi meets Padma Awardee Japanese Professor Tomio Mizokami, a Hindi & Punjabi linguist

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met Professor Tomio Mizokami - a Padma Awardee, and a distinguished Hindi and Punjabi linguist who promoted Indian culture and literature among the Japanese -, in Hiroshima.

  • Saturday, 20 May 2023
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