Japan to enhance military capabilities to counter China and North Korea

Japan to enhance military capabilities to counter China and North Korea

Tokyo : Amidst the growing tension with China and North Korea, Japan has shown signs of speeding up its military capabilities. On Wednesday, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Government has proposed a military budget of $50 billion to the Parliament which includes fighter jets, drones, Anti- Ship missile system, Chinook helicopters and Air to ship missiles. […]

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Japan plans record-hike in defense budget to $52 billion

Japan plans record-hike in defense budget to $52 billion

Tokyo : With the concerns of increased security risks from China and North Korea, Japanese government has begun preparations to sanction a defense budget of $52 billion. A proposal to this effect will be presented in the Japanese parliament in the coming week. This defense budget includes expenses for production of military drones, upgradation of […]

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Japan will give Philippines Patrol boats

Japan will give Philippines Patrol boats

Tokyo : To increase the patrolling in the South China Sea, Japan has announced that it will provide Philippines two Patrol boats immediately. In addition to this, Japan is also going to provide Philippines with further 10 coastguard boats. Recently, a meeting was held between the officials of Japan and Philippines. In the meeting, a serious […]

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Japan to invest $25 billion in India: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu

Japan to invest $25 billion in India: Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu

New Delhi : Japan’s decision to invest USD 25 billion in India will take Indo-Japanese ties to new heights  said  the Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu expressing his trust. He added further that India’s development projects would benefit immensely from this investment on Japan’s part. The bilateral relations between India and Japan have consistently been improving over the […]

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Japan reacts strongly after 230 Chinese vessels infiltrate Japanese waters near Senkaku islands

Japan reacts strongly after 230 Chinese vessels infiltrate Japanese waters near Senkaku islands

Tokyo / Beijing : In response to Japan’s warning to give a befitting reply to China’s activities in the territory of the Senkaku Islands, China has again provoked Japan by dispatching a staggering swarm of 230 vessels and fighter planes in this maritime area. Reacting strongly to this trespassing by China, Japan has warned that China […]

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North Korea test-fires 2 ballistic missiles, 1 lands in Japan’s Exclusive Economic Zone

North Korea test-fires 2 ballistic missiles, 1 lands in Japan’s Exclusive Economic Zone

Seoul/Washington : North Korea test-fired a medium-range ballistic missile that can strike upto a minimum of 1000 kilometers. Launching the missile in the direction of Japan, North Korea has invited fierce condemnation from the US, who affirmed that the US, South Korea and Japan shared very strong co-operation. Whereas the South Korean army claims that, […]

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China blames Japan and Phillippines for South China Sea verdict of Hague court

China blames Japan and Phillippines for South China Sea verdict of Hague court

  China has blamed Japan for stage-managing the adverse South China Sea Award by the Hague Tribunal. The Japanese judge who oversaw the formation of the Tribunal has been accused by Beijing of bias. China has cast serious aspersions on the fairness of the Tribunal. A Chinese Deputy Minister Liu Zhenmin blamed Philippines for provoking the […]

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Japanese PM Shinzo Abe wins 2/3rd majority in upper house

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe wins 2/3rd majority in upper house

On Sunday, Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe’s ruling party won the parliamentary elections and gained 2/3rd majority in the upper house strengthening the efforts to bring constitutional reforms in the country. China being upset with Abe’s win, it’s official news agency ,Xinhua criticised Japan’s election result. It mentioned it as a threat to regional stability. Two […]

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Japan could get nuclear weapons ‘virtually overnight’: US Vice President

Japan could get nuclear weapons ‘virtually overnight’: US Vice President

Manila/ Jakarta, dated 26th June ( Press)- US Vice President, Joe Biden, recently concluded discussion with Chinese President Xi Jinping. A brief of the meeting was provided in a recent interview to American media where the U.S. Vice President mentioned about urging China to use its influence to tame North Korea, which if not done, […]

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Joint naval war exercise by India, US & Japan in disputed South China Sea

Joint naval war exercise by India, US & Japan in disputed South China Sea

Okinawa, date-11th – The combined war practice has begun between the Indian, US and the Japanese navies near Malabar. This practice has been initiated at a distance of 400 kilometers from Senkaku group of islands, Japan and the battleships belonging to all the 3 countries, along with destroyer warships, submarines, helicopters and the war planes are […]

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