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India-Japan relations: The case for alliance

Written by C. Raja Mohan.

That Japan was the only nation to extend public support to India during the Doklam confrontation with China is symbolic of the extraordinary transformation of relations between the two Asian powers over the last few years. 1,040 more words


Russia, China in joint naval drills near North Korea

China and Russia began naval drills near North Korea on Monday amid continuing tensions over the isolated state’s nuclear ambitions and ahead of a United Nations General Assembly meeting this week, where North Korea is likely to loom large. 597 more words

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When North Korea will conduct its next missile and nuclear tests

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, like his US counterpart Donald Trump, seems to relish being unpredictable. When he’ll order the next missile launch or nuclear test, it seems, is anyone’s guess. 595 more words

Japan's PM Abe Mulling Snap Election as Early as October


SEPT. 17, 2017, 1:09 A.M. E.D.T.

TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering calling a snap election as early as next month to take advantage of an uptick in approval ratings and disarray in the main opposition party, domestic media reported on Sunday. 484 more words

Don't slam Japan casino decisions unmade

As Japan considers casino legalization, Sheldon Adelson warns regulators could prevent “the best kind” of casino resort. Foreigners criticizing details of legislation not yet crafted could mean no casinos at all in Japan or no role in them for difficult… 70 more words

Modi-Abe meet: Take a look at India's major imports and exports with Japan

Visiting for the second time in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government tenure, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe signed 15 agreements with India, panning skill development, science, technology and even sports. 498 more words

Taxpayer funds flowing directly into Trump's business as official's stay at Mar-a-Lago costs $1,092

The bedroom suites at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club, available only to members and their guests, feature hand-painted Moorish ceilings, antique Spanish-tiled mosaics and sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean. 1,259 more words