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Biden says free Indo-Pacific essential...

Biden says free Indo-Pacific...

North America

Fri, Mar 12 2021

The United States wants to strengthen ties with allies and partners as China adopts an increasingly assertive...

Japanese Ambassador: Japan to work towards...

Japanese Ambassador: Japan to work towards...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Mar 6 2021

Australian High Commissioner Jeremy Bruer reiterated their strong support for Bangladesh hosting displaced...

Body of woman missing in Japan 2011...

Body of woman missing in Japan 2011...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 5 2021

More than 2,500 are officially still considered missing 10 years after the disaster

Japan, UNHCR sign $10m deal to improve...

$10m deal inked to improve water supply...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 1 2021

The project will be implemented over the course of three years

ED: With Japan by our side

ED: With Japan by our side

Editorial

Fri, Feb 26 2021

This push for progress and the assistance we are receiving in support of it cannot be understated

Dipu Moni: Japan's role key to Bangladesh's...

Dipu Moni: Japan's role key to Bangladesh's...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Feb 24 2021

Mega projects essential for growth of Bangladesh, says  Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito...

Japan finds new Covid-19 variant, while...

Japan finds new Covid-19 variant

East Asia

Fri, Feb 19 2021

The new variant appears to have originated overseas but is different from other types that have been...

Japan starts vaccinations as new coronavirus...

Japan starts Covid-19 vaccinations

East Asia

Wed, Feb 17 2021

Inoculation launched at a Tokyo hospital, with plans to initially give Pfizer-BioNTech shots to 40,000...

A year after Diamond Princess, cruise...

A year after Diamond Princess, cruise...

World

Tue, Feb 16 2021

When the Diamond Princess arrived off the Japanese city of Yokohama on February 3, 2020, the global death...

Thousands march in Tokyo protesting...

Thousands march in Tokyo protesting...

World

Sun, Feb 14 2021

Several demonstrations have been held in Japan since the February 1 coup, mainly by Myanmar residents...

Strong 7.1-quake rattles east Japan,...

Strong 7.1-quake rattles east Japan,...

East Asia

Sat, Feb 13 2021

Government reports said, around 950,000 homes lost power connection in the affected region

Japan protests over China ships off...

Japan protests over China ships off...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Japan and China dispute ownership of the uninhabited islets in the East China Sea

Japan's Kirin ends partnership with...

Japan's Kirin ends partnership with...

World

Fri, Feb 5 2021

The Myanmar army on Monday overthrew the elected government of leader Aung San Suu Kyi

Sri Lanka scraps Japan-India port...

Sri Lanka scraps Japan-India port...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 2 2021

The East Container Terminal in Colombo port is being built next to a controversial $500-million Chinese-run...

Japan expected to extend Covid-19 state...

Japan expected to extend Covid-19 state...

Coronavirus

Mon, Feb 1 2021

A Nikkei newspaper poll showed 90% of respondents favoured extending the emergency period in areas where...

Japan woman hid mum's frozen corpse...

Japan woman hid mum's frozen corpse...

East Asia

Sat, Jan 30 2021

A cleaner discovered the body in a freezer when Yoshino had been forced to leave the apartment due after...

Int'l badminton competition in Japan...

Badminton event cancelled

Badminton

Sat, Jan 30 2021

An association spokesman told AFP that he was concerned about the fate of other badminton competitions...

13 dead as record snowfall blankets...

13 dead as record snowfall blankets...

World

Wed, Jan 13 2021

Following the record amount of snowfall recorded in areas along the Sea of Japan, the weather agency...

Japan working to isolate, analyse new...

Japan working to isolate, analyse new...

East Asia

Tue, Jan 12 2021

The variant was found in 2 adults and 2 children who arrived in Japan from Brazil

Japan: Bangladesh awaits a different...

Japan: Bangladesh awaits a different...

Bangladesh

Fri, Dec 25 2020

Japanese Ambassador to Bangladesh Ito Naoki said Bangladesh has relatively strong industries to sustain...

Naoki: Japan wants Rohingya repatriation...

Naoki: Japan wants Rohingya repatriation...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Dec 24 2020

Japan is communicating with the top military, govt officials of Myanmar to resolve issue, says the Japanese...