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You call this romance?
Romance doesn't usually come with a wake-up call. But there it is, buzzing away with Japanese precision, shaking us from our slumber.
19 hrs ago
Kyoto - Varanasi pact: The city on the bank of river Ganges reacts
Varanasi, the religious and cultural capital of India and the constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in mess on the development front.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
India considers Japan among its closest, most reliable partners: PM Modi
"I am delighted to be in Japan. After assuming the office of Prime Minister, I had taken a decision that my first bilateral visit outside South Asia would be to Japan.
The Daily Beast
Bar-Hopping With the Kyoto Geisha
The night began with Champagne and French wine in the Old World, wooden-framed home of a friend of Akiko Fukai, Japan's leading dress historian and curator, whose Kyoto Costume Institute collects ultra-modern dresses, A la Comme des Garcons.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Japan aims to double India investment in five years - Nikkei
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will tell his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi at a summit on Monday that Japan aims to double its direct investment in India in five years from some $2 billion last year, the Nikkei business daily reported.
Japan Visitor Blog
Japan's World Heritage Sites John Dougill
Japan's World Heritage Sites John Dougill Tuttle, 2014 Full-colour hardback, 192 pp ISBN 978-4-8053-1285-8 Most coffee-table photo books of Japanese scenes are destined to sit around as dust-collecting decorations rather than be consulted as bona fide reference works.
The Japan Times
Kiun-Kaku: a garden of elegant period taste
Rooms with a view: Kiun-Kaku is landscaped to accommodate full views of the garden from the rooms of the main house.
PM Narendra Modi tweets about his wonderful stay in Kyoto
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Tokyo on the second day of Japan tour on Sunday, talked about his wonderful visit to Kyoto and his upcoming programmes.
Pakistani protesters gather at a road while police fire tear gas...
Pakistani protesters gather at a road while police fire tear gas shell to disperse them during clashes in Islamabad, Pakistan.
PM Narendra Modi presents map of 'historic Benares' to Kyoto Mayor: MEA
The Ministry of External Affairs informed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented a map of 'historic Benares' to Kyoto Mayor Daisaku Kadokawa during his meeting here on Sunday.
PM Modi Visits Two Ancient Buddhist Temples in Japan
On the second day of his Japan tour, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited two prominent ancient Buddhist temples here Toji and Kinkakuji offering prayers and mingling with the common people and tourists.
After Toji Temple, Narendra Modi visits gold leaf-coated Kinkakuji
After Toji, Modi went to gold leaf-coated Kinkakuji temple. The current form of the temple was unveiled in 1955, five years after the 14th-century original was torched by one of the temple's monks.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Exclusive: New York Fashion Week designers share their inspirations for SS 2015
Rebecca Taylor's Spring/Summer 2015 collection "imagines the Rolling Stones traveling to India and the dreamy ideal an Indian pilgrimage conjures, with a bit of a rock & roll edge."
3 sub-cities in Varanasi's makeover plan
Even though the government has yet to officially define what a 'smart city' is, it has finalied a smart city plan for Varanasi, in Uttar Pradesh.
Confident Japan visit will lead to new chapter in ties: Modi
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday expressed confidence that his visit to Japan would open a "new chapter" in bilateral relations and give a boost to their defence and security cooperation.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
India's Modi heads to Japan with trade and China in mind
India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi heads to Japan on Saturday for a five-day visit seeking to capitalise on a close relationship with his like-minded counterpart Shinzo Abe to boost trade between Asia's second and third largest economies.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Times of India
PM to travel light to Tokyo, delegation to have 60 members
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who prefers to travel light, will go to Japan Saturday with his official delegation comprising fewer than 60 members.
Journal of Biochemistry
Dissecting tumour heterogeneity in flies: genetic basis of interclonal oncogenic cooperation
Tel: Cancers develop through sequential acquisition of oncogenic mutations, indicating a crucial role of genetic alterations in tumour progression.
11:47 Toyota brings back original Land Cruiser to Japan
The 3.6 million yen Land Cruiser 70, the toughest of the Land Cruiser models, arrives at Japanese dealers Monday.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Asia's 10 Best Second Cities
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