KATHMANDU, Nov 7: A seven-member Nepali weightlifting team is leaving for Japan on Monday to participate in the Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championship. The team includes two weightlifters and five officials.

TOKYO,  Nov 6: Japan and India are set to sign a controversial civil nuclear deal this week, reports said Sunday, as the two Asian allies look to boost economic and security ties to counter an assertive China.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: The Government of Japan has agreed to provide Rs 24.5 million to Nepal as grant assistance for the implementation of Disaster Risk Reduction Strengthening Project in Chitwan.

TOKYO, Oct 21: A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 struck western Japan on Friday, but there was no risk of tsunami.

TOKYO, Oct 20: The dead body of a Nepali who died in Japan has been lying at hospital’s morgue following hindrance from the deceased family members.

The robot olympics are coming to Japan in 2020, the same year that the eyes of the world will be on the summer games in Tokyo.

TOKYO, Sept 26: A Japanese bullet train was forced to make an emergency stop on Monday after a snake was found slithering between the seats, local media reported.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Nepali Congress senior leader Ram Chandra Poudel has stressed the need of expanding Nepal-Japan relations for trade and investment in Nepal.

Leader Thapa off to Japan

September 24, 2016 12:42 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 24: Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) Nepal's Chair Kamal Thapa left here Friday for Japan to take part in a program to be organized by Japan-based Youth Day International Association.

Constitution Day marked in Japan

September 21, 2016 17:32 pm

TOKYO, Sept 21: Nepalis in Japan marked the first Constitution Day at a special function organized by Nepali Embassy in Tokyo on Tuesday.

TOKYO, Sept 20: A typhoon has caused serious flooding and flight cancellations in southern Japan.

New data from the country’s Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare reveal Japan has broken its own record for most centenarians by population for the 46th straight year.

TOKYO , Sept 14: Got stinky colleagues? Japan has a seminar for that.

KATHMANDU, Sept 1: MAW Enterprises, the authorized distributor of Yamaha two-wheelers for Nepal, has announced its festive scheme 'Techno Trip To Tokyo' for its customers.  Under the scheme, one lucky buyer of Yamaha two-wheelers will win a trip to Tokyo of Japan every week.

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: The government of Japan has decided to provide a grant assistance of 1.832 billion rupees to the government of Nepal for upgrading aviation safety facilities and supporting school sector development program in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Aug 31: Japan has agreed to provide a total of around 1.752 billion Japanese Yen (approximately Rs 1.832 billion) as grant assistance to Nepal for the implementation of two different Official Development Assistance projects in Japan's Fiscal Year 2016.

Saraswati off to Japan

August 14, 2016 20:06 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 14: National volleyball team spiker Saraswati Chaudhary has left for Japan on Sunday to take part in a month-long training.

US, Japan congratulate Dahal

August 4, 2016 14:45 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 4: The United States of America and Japan have congratulated Pushpa Kamal Dahal on his election as prime minister.

SEOUL, South Korea, Aug 3:  A medium-range ballistic missile fired Wednesday by North Korea flew about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) and landed near Japan's territorial waters, Seoul and Tokyo officials said, one of the longest flights by a North Korean missile.

Tokyo, June 21: Nepalis residing in Japan have contributed over Rs 1.1 million to the Dhurmus-Suntali Foundation, a charity focused on rebuilding villages flattened by last year's earthquake.