Japan Current Affairs - 2019

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“Earclip-type Wearable PC”- Japanese researchers testing tiny ear computer

Japanese researchers are testing tiny ear computer that is worn on the ear and can be controlled with the blink of an eye or the click of a tongue. About Earclip-type Wearable PC device Invented by: Engineer Kazuhiro Taniguchi (Hiroshima City University, Japan). Tiny personal computer: 17-gram wireless device has microchip and data storage that Read More…

Month:  Categories: InternationalScience & Technology

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India’s first monorail inaugurated in Mumbai

India’s first monorail service started in Mumbai. The monorail service that would link the city to major stations began its first phase of 8.93 km between Wadala and Chembur in the eastern fringes of the Commercial Capital. The first phase of the monorail covered seven stations:  Wadala depot, Mysore Colony, BhaktiPark, Bharat Petroleum, V.N. Purav Read More…

Month:  Categories: Places in News

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India became world’s No.3 crude importer

With 3.86 million barrels per day of crude oil imports, India has overtaken Japan as the world’s third-biggest crude oil importer in 2013. World’s Top Five Oil-Importing Countries: China:China imports 6.30 million barrels per day U.S.A:USA imports 6.24 million barrels per day India:India imports 3.86 million barrels per day Japan:Japan imports 3.64 million barrels per Read More…

Month:  Categories: International

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65th Republic Day: Japanese PM Shinzo Abe the Chief guest for this year

The Nation celebrated 65th Republic Day this year. The main function held at Rajpath, Delhi where President Pranab Mukherjee unfurled the tricolour and take salute of the Parade. The Parade showcased India’s military might and cultural diversity to the world. Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe was the chief guest at this year’s Republic Day Read More…

Month:  Categories: InternationalPersons in News

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Thailand crisis: Thai Govt. declared state of emergency in Bangkok

The Thai government imposed a 60-day state of emergency in the capital, Bangkok, and the surrounding provinces to cope with unrest. The decree gives the government wide-ranging powers to deal with disorder. It would suppress the anti-government protest that has blocked the parts of the capital and to take care of the situation and to Read More…

Month:  Categories: InternationalPlaces in News

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WEF 2014: Swiss banks devise new ‘cash’ strategies to lure rich clients

The 44th World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting at Davos, Switzerland from January 22 to 25, 2014. The event sets the key priorities and challenges for the world to tackle in 2014. Theme: ‘The Reshaping of the World: Consequences for Society, Politics and Business’. Objective: To develop the insights, initiatives and actions necessary to respond Read More…

Month:  Categories: Business, Economy & Banking

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‘Sahayog – Kaijin 2014’: India and Japan joint Coast Guard exercise

The 13th edition of joint exercise by the Indian Coast Guard and its Japanese counterpart held approximately at 20 nautical miles off Kochi. The bilateral exercise titled ‘Sahayog-Kaijin 2014’ was successfully conducted by both the countries.  Highlights:  Japan Coast Guard ship Mizuho along with its integral helicopter; Indian Coast Guard Ship Samrat; interceptor vessel C-404, Read More…

Month:  Categories: Defence & SecurityInternational

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