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Quad meeting with out China a new beginning in Indo Pacific arena

Tuesday’s meeting was the first face-to-face interaction between the foreign ministers of the four Indo-Pacific countries – the US, India, Japan and Australia – since the coronavirus pandemic broke out in China’s Wuhan in December last.   The foreign ministers had taken the first step to revive the security dialogue and upgrade it to a Read More…

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Japan PM Abe quotes medical conditions confirms resignation sets new moral standards

Local media earlier reported apanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s intention to resign sending shock waves through Japan’s political circles and blindsiding even his aides in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP).   Mr Abe’s third consecutive term as LDP chief – and hence prime minister – is only set to expire in September next year, Read More…

America Space Technology

SpaceX launched US astronauts to International Space Station (ISS)

[splco_heading size=”17″ align=”left” margin=”30″]The launch of a mission that would have taken two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) was called-off due to poor weather conditions on May 28 .[/splco_heading]   However then US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken started their journey towards the ISS from the Kennedy Space Center at 3:22 Read More…

Asia Environment Nature

Death toll climbs to 33; Rescue operations continue after #Hagibis Typhoon devasted Tokyo

Typhoon Hagibis made landfall south of Tokyo on Saturday evening and battered central and northern Japan with torrents of rain and powerful gusts of wind. The typhoon was downgraded to a tropical storm on Sunday.   Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes on Sunday Read More…

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6.7 magnitude Earth Quake Stuck Hokkaido Japan

Powerful earthquake rocked Japan’s northernmost main island of Hokkaido early Thursday, triggering landslides that crushed homes, knocking out power and forcing a nuclear power plant to switch to a backup generator. The magnitude 6.7 earthquake struck southern Hokkaido at 3:08 am at the depth of 40 kilometers (24 miles), Japan’s Meteorological Agency said. The epicenter Read More…