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Last updated: Tuesday, September 02, 2014 3:00:06 PM

Nigeria to get Japanese drug for Ebola treatment
Abuja, Sep 2 (IANS) Nigeria will soon get a Japanese drug to treat Ebola, the country's Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said Monday.

Tuesday, September 02, 2014 1:00:04 AM

Japan to aid connectivity upgrade in northeast India
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) India and Japan Monday decided to strengthen cooperation for improving connectivity and socio-economic development in northeastern states of India.

Monday, September 01, 2014 11:04:04 PM

Words cannot describe Abe's hospitality, says Modi
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said he could not describe in words the hospitality he received in Japan, saying it was an indication of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's special affection for India.

Monday, September 01, 2014 10:50:03 PM

PTI president says political crisis in Pakistan scripted (Roundup)
Islamabad, Sep 1 (IANS) In a clear sign of a revolt brewing within, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) president Javed Hashmi Monday claimed that the ongoing political crisis in the country was scripted amidst more clashes between anti-government protesters and police in the highly secured area of the capital Islamabad.

Monday, September 01, 2014 10:04:03 PM

Three Ebola cases recorded in Nigeria oil hub
Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) At least three cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) have been recorded in Nigeria's oil hub of Port Harcourt, where a fatality was confirmed last week, the country's Minister of Health Onyebuchi Chukwu said here Monday.

Monday, September 01, 2014 9:56:14 PM

Key areas of cooperation between India and Japan
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Infrastructure, railways, civil aviation and energy are the key areas among others in which Indian and Japan seek to enhance cooperation between them, an official statement said Monday.

Monday, September 01, 2014 9:14:03 PM

India, Japan vow to build special strategic ties (Roundup)
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) In what could worry China, India and Japan Monday pledged to develop "closer and strategic partnership" as Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared on the third day of a path-breaking visit that relations with Tokyo were "the highest priority for my government".

Monday, September 01, 2014 8:46:07 PM

Nigerian troops, Boko Haram militants exchange gunfire
Abuja, Sep 1 (IANS) Heavy gunfire was heard Monday from the scene of a gunfight between Nigerian security forces and suspected members of the Boko Haram in the restive northeastern state of Borno, residents said.

Monday, September 01, 2014 8:08:09 PM

India, Japan to elevate strategic partnership
Tokyo, Sep 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said relations with Japan were of the "highest priority" for his government and announced a slew of initiatives, including turning the strategic partnership into a "special" partnership and a fast-track channel for Japanese investors.

Monday, September 01, 2014 6:58:03 PM

Iran vows to free Al-Aqsa mosque from Israel
Tehran, Sep 1 (IANS) Iran's President Hassan Rouhani Monday vowed to liberate the Al-Aqsa mosque in the old city of Jerusalem from the Israeli forces and spare no efforts to help the Palestinian people, state-owned Press TV reported.

Monday, September 01, 2014 6:16:15 PM

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