Indian PM Modi arrives for summit with Abe

This is Modi's third visit to Japan as prime minister the two leaders last met in November 2016

It said the value of the deal was 50 per cent higher than the last currency swap between the two countries, signed in 2014.

The leaders of Japan and India have agreed to step up their cooperation in defense, trade and a range or other areas amid China's growing influence in the region.

Abe and Modi will hold a formal summit Monday in Tokyo, during which strengthening bilateral security and economic cooperation are expected to be high on the agenda.

On Sunday Abe and Modi visited a factory operated by robot manufacturer Fanuc
On Sunday Abe and Modi visited a factory operated by robot manufacturer Fanuc

"A strong India benefits Japan and a strong Japan benefits India", Abe told reporters after he and Modi signed the statement.

"'Make in India' has emerged as a global brand today". "Last year, our scientists created a record by launching over 100 satellites into space simultaneously".

"I have been told that today Japan investors have announced that they will invest 2.5 billion United States dollars in India", he said.

Trump To Visit Pittsburgh Tuesday To Mourn Synagogue Shooting
Yesterday's massacre is not the first act of terror you incited against a minority group in our country". Police say the shooter told them he hated Jews because they were "committing genocide to his people".

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a statue of Sardar Patel, described by the Gujarat government as the world's tallest, on the birth anniversary of India's first home minister on October 31.

He said that the decision to establish a currency swap mechanism between the two nations reflects the growing closeness between India and Japan on mutual trust and economic cooperation.

The summit, marked by a full day of informal meetings and deep conversations on Sunday, as well as delegation-level talks and industry outreach, saw the vision statement announce a "new era in India-Japan relations", which will enable them to "cooperate for peace, stability and prosperity of the Indo-Pacific".

Turkey says Khashoggi murder 'planned in savage manner'
Merkel reiterated that she condemned Khashoggi's killing "in the strongest terms" and saw an "urgent need to clear up" the case. Twenty consulate workers gave statements to prosecutors in relation to the incident last week, NTV had reported previously.

In another sign of closer relations, India and Japan are to hold their first joint military exercises involving ground forces, starting next month. "India is going through a massive transformative phase today".

PM Modi, who arrived in Japan on Saturday for his third visit to the country, was hosted by the Japanese PM at the latter's personal villa near Lake Kawaguchi in Yamanashi Prefecture for a private lunch. On September 6, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman held the first edition of the "2+2" dialogue with their U.S. counterparts Michael Pompeo and James Mattis in New Delhi. "There are no negatives but only opportunities in this relationship which are waiting to be seized".

PM Modi also lauded the Indian diaspora for introducing Kabbadi and Cricket in Japan where martial art is very popular. The Indian PM is one of the 18 persons Abe follows on Twitter.

Flash floods: 18 killed in this Middle East country
At least 19 people died and another 35 wounded over a flash flood near Jordan's Dead Sea, the officials said on Friday . In a message on his Twitter account, the monarch said that "the pain of each father, mother and family is my pain".

Related News:

  • Student shoots fellow student at North Carolina high school

    Student shoots fellow student at North Carolina high school

    The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District said on Facebook that the weapon had been secured by law enforcement. Police said students who are not being picked up by parents will remain in school for classes.
    Meghan Markle reconnects with her feminism roots - Nairobi

    Meghan Markle reconnects with her feminism roots - Nairobi

    Speaking to the Sunday Times newspaper, the source said: "If you have one private office trying to manage both, things get hard ". When the Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrived, Jan Richardson, who had waited with the girls, was determined to capture the moment.
    Guardiola urges City to stay focused ahead of Spurs test

    Guardiola urges City to stay focused ahead of Spurs test

    But Tottenham remain well in the hunt for the Premier League title, sitting just two points adrift of City after nine matches. We are more comfortable at the Etihad than if we should play in another stadium.
  • Warriors' DeMarcus Cousins ejected after getting technical on bench

    Warriors' DeMarcus Cousins ejected after getting technical on bench

    But that didn't stop him from earning his first technical foul of the season and a trip to the locker room. Referee Scott Foster was the official that ejected Cousins.
    JMP Securities Set

    JMP Securities Set "Purchase" Rating for Tesla (TSLA)

    Musk said on Twitter in July 2017 that it looked like they could produce 20,000 Model 3 cars per month by December. At issue is whether Musk knowingly lied about the company's production capability to sway investors' opinions.
    This is why Meghan always walks slightly behind her husband Prince Harry

    This is why Meghan always walks slightly behind her husband Prince Harry

    Harry's wedding outfit, including the distinctive frockcoat uniform made by master tailors on Savile Row, is also on display. The bridesmaid dress worn by Princess Charlotte and the pageboy uniform worn by Prince George are also part of the display.
  • NBC cancels Megyn Kelly's morning show

    NBC cancels Megyn Kelly's morning show

    Kelly did not appear on the show Thursday morning, and the network said it would be airing reruns for the rest of the week. A source revealed to People that the network had been reassigning Megyn Kelly Today workers to other roles.
    Manchester United Identify Paul Pogba’s On- And Off-Pitch Replacement

    Manchester United Identify Paul Pogba’s On- And Off-Pitch Replacement

    It is unclear whether a personal hearing has been requested at the commission, that will be set in due course. As a matter of fact, the same trend as been witnessed in the team's last seven games in the Premier League.
    Hopes heroics help West Indies tie second India ODI

    Hopes heroics help West Indies tie second India ODI

    The West Indies spinners, especially senior pro Devendra Bishoo, could not deliver on a pitch that offered turn and played slow. Kohli , who will turn 30 next month, was dropped on 44 by West Indies captain Jason Holder off debutant seamer Obed McCoy.
  • Nasdaq enters correction territory in worst day since 2011

    Nasdaq enters correction territory in worst day since 2011

    Friday saw the American stock market collapse with the S&P 500, Nasdaq Composite Index and Dow Jones all collapsing massively. The Dow Jones lost nearly 300 points (about 296 points) or around 1.19% to end the day with the bear dogging their heels.
    Saudi Consulate Vehicle Searched In Istanbul In Khashoggi Probe

    Saudi Consulate Vehicle Searched In Istanbul In Khashoggi Probe

    The Turkish leader said three operatives arrived in Istanbul the day before the killing on an apparent reconnaissance mission. Riyadh has maintained that neither bin Salman nor his father, King Salman, knew of the operation to target Khashoggi.
    Pipe bomb mailer could be in Florida

    Pipe bomb mailer could be in Florida

    In addition to the race hatred and lies he spreads on a regular basis, this week he encouraged direct violence against the media. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the ongoing investigation by name.


Most liked

Cleveland Browns fire offensive coordinator Todd Haley
Originally, it seemed there was a massive power struggle between Hue Jackson and Todd Haley for control of the offensive unit. Dorsey doesn't have reason to worry about that scenario anymore, however, as Haley also was sacked Monday afternoon.

Anthony Martial does not understand how good he is, says Nemanja Matic
If he does that, Neville said that the French forward could easily boost his goal tally because he is such a strong finisher. And Martial was said to be exploring his options after appearing to fall out with his manager.

End of an era: Merkel to retire in 2021
His CDU colleague Christian von Steffen was more blunt: 'We need a meaningful programme with a clear path and new faces'. Even so, Merkel's term as chancellor runs until 2021 and Merkel has said she intends to serve it out.

OnePlus 6T is officially going global on 29 October 2018
The company had also scheduled a simultaneous launch event in New Delhi on October 30 but did not reschedule it for October 29 . The minimum storage configuration is 128GB, and the phone will also run Android 9.0 Pie out of the box, as previously reported.

Red Dead Redemption 2 finally launches on Xbox One
Given how much can happen in Red Dead Redemption 2's environment, we recommend against using fast travel whenever possible. Red Dead Redemption 2 , it's estimated by analysts, will sell more than 15 million copies worldwide by year end.

Manchester United team to play Everton appears to have been leaked
Pickford made the games first real save in the 23rd minute beating a Martial blast away for a corner that came to nothing. Pogba's dithering 28-step run-up did not fool Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford during United's win at Old Trafford.

Police investigate suspicious package addressed to Robert De Niro in Tribeca
The president has branded the media the "enemy of the people" and hurled harsh, personal insults at others targeted in the plot. A package addressed to De Niro was sent to Tribeca Grill in Manhattan, where the actor both owns the restaurant and offices.

Cavaliers' Kevin Love (foot) questionable for Saturday
Griffin shot just 1-for-9 from the field before the break as Johnson was the only player to reach double figures for Detroit. CAVALIERS: Cleveland's starting backcourt of George Hill and Rodney Hood had no assists Wednesday against Brooklyn.

Oman optimistic about Trump peace plan, recognizes Israel as 'state'
Palestinians have been boycotting the Trump administration since it chose to move the US Embassy to Jerusalem earlier this year. The last meeting between leaders of the two nations was in 1996 when then-Prime Minister Shimon Peres visited Oman and Qatar.

IPhone XR: True Apple upgrade at a cheaper price
Some of the newest features include the bionic chip, wireless charging and stronger glass protecting the iPhone from damage. The iPhone XS died after 9:41 hours in the same test, while the Max version went for nearly an hour longer at 10:38 hours.

Report released detailing Facebook ad spending
An Ad Archive Report launched online gave data including quantities of advertisements and how much money was spent. The social media company is committed to increasing its transparency about political activity.

'Celtic can beat Leipzig at home', says Rodgers
He said: "No matter the result tomorrow we'll go into the game at the weekend with confidence and looking to reach another final".

Explosive devices sent to Obama and Clintons
A day after CNN's NY headquarters were evacuated after receiving one of the devices, Trump lashed out at the media on Twitter . The package sent to CNN was apparently addressed to former CIA Director John Brennan , who served under President Obama.

Delhi watches as Pro-China Mahinda Rajapaksa is PM
Visuals of the former president Rajapaksa taking oath as the premier were released to media and was shown on TV channels. The United National Party (UNP) leader on Friday vowed to carry on as prime minister despite being removed by Mr.

Sahle-Work Zewde becomes Ethiopia's first female president
The two former presidents were Negasso Gidada who served from 1995 to 2001 and Girma Wolde-Giorgis who served from 2001 to 2013. In the Ethiopian constitution, the post of president is ceremonial with the prime minister holding the political power.