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Japan raises the bar for Manmohan! (Tokyo Diary)
Tokyo, May 29 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is getting special treatment in Tokyo during his three-day visit to Japan. For instance, the lunch hosted by the emperor and the empress for Manmohan Singh and his wife, Gursharan Kaur, at the Imperial Palace was "very much extraordinary".

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 6:19:20 PM

Stronger Japan, India in each other's interest: Shinzo Abe
Tokyo, May 29 (IANS) Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Wednesday said a stronger Japan and India were in each other's interest and to ensure peace and prosperity in Asia.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 5:53:18 PM

Japan gives 71 bn yen loan for Mumbai Metro
Tokyo, May 29 (IANS) Japan has given a loan of 71 billion yen (around $700 million) for the Mumbai Metro Line-III project. The exchange of notes was signed in this regard here Wednesday in the presence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 5:49:35 PM

Teacher held for molesting girl students in China
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) A 55-year-old primary school teacher in central China has been arrested for allegedly molesting a number of female students, officials said Wednesday.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 5:43:25 PM

India, Japan differ on CTBT in joint statement
Tokyo, May 29 (IANS) India and Japan continue to differ on the contentious issue of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) even though Japan has assured it would work to prepare the ground for India to become a full member of the international control regimes for nuclear exports.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 5:37:22 PM

Indian origin doctor in Malaysia charged with assaulting wife
Singapore, May 29 (IANS) A court in Malaysia has ordered that an Indian-origin doctor be charged with assaulting his wife in a case dating back to nearly four years, after a lower court had acquitted him.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 4:43:50 PM

North Korea wants peace treaty with South: Report
Seoul, May 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Rodong Sinmun, an official paper of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party of Korea (WPK), Wednesday called for the replacement of the Korean War Armistice deal with Seoul by a formal peace treaty.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 4:35:43 PM

Umpire Rauf denies role in spot fixing scam
Lahore, May 29 (IANS) Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf here Wednesday denied spot fixing allegations that were levelled against him by the Mumbai police.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 4:33:20 PM

Indian-origin victim's family claims harassment
Singapore, May 29 (IANS) The family members of an Indian-origin man, who died in police custody in Malaysia last week, have claimed that they were harassed by police and the prime minister's department.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 4:07:30 PM

India, Japan to regularize naval exercises
Tokyo, May 29 (IANS) Taking their strategic cooperation further, India and Japan Wednesday announced that bilateral naval exercises would be regularized and held more frequently.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 3:41:18 PM

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