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Japan says journalist captured in Syria three years ago has been freed

TOKYO (Reuters) - A man believed to be a Japanese freelance journalist who was captured three years ago in Syria has been freed, a Japanese government spokesman said on Tuesday. "We received inform...

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India to host 1 of 3 men's Hockey Series Finals from June 6 to 16

India will host one of the men's FIH Hockey Series Finals from June 6 to 16, a tournament from where two teams will make the cut for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualifiers. The top two teams from each ...

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With eye on China, India and Japan eye military logistics pact

New Delhi: Japan hopes to clinch a military logistics pact with India that will allow access to each other`s bases, Tokyo`s envoy said on Monday, in a tightening of security ties seen as designed t...

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Defence, connectivity key in PM Narendra Modi's Japan visit

Defence and connectivity, with an eye to China, will top the agenda when Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes his two-day state visit to Japan from October 28. The two governments will make announcem...

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Japan, India negotiating military logistics pact in tightening of ties

Japan hopes to clinch a military logistics pact with India that will allow access to each other's bases, Tokyo's envoy said on Monday, in a tightening of security ties seen as designed to balance C...

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Fiat Agrees to Sell Parts Unit Marelli to KKR's Calsonic Kansei

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV agreed to sell its high-tech car-parts unit, Magneti Marelli, to KKR & Co.'s Calsonic Kansei in a 6.2 billion-euro ($7.1 billion) transaction, marking the first major d...

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