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1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

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.

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20 hrs ago | 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.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

West Australian

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.

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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.

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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.

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DNA India

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.

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Outlook

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.

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DNA India

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.

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Outlook

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.

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DNA India

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.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Examiner.com

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."

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DNA India

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.

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Newkerala.com

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.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

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.

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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.

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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.

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AkiPress

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.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Fodor's

Asia's 10 Best Second Cities

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The Japan Times

Jazz artist Emi Meyer teams up with guitarist Seiichi Nagai for a warm, poppy album

Jazz artist Emi Meyer had plenty to be happy about in 2008. She had just self-released her debut album "Curious Creature," she was performing shows around Kyoto and major labels in Tokyo were attempting to woo her.

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The Japan Times

Buddhist dining in unexpected places

I've been aware of shojin ryori for some time. I've had in my mind the image of a Buddhist practitioner painstakingly preparing the seasonal vegetarian dishes, mindful of each ingredient.

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