Japan’s Osaka High Court on Tuesday revoked a lower court's order to temporarily shut down two reactors at the Takahama nuclear power plant (NPP) in the central Fukui prefecture.
Russia expects the United States, South Korea and Japan to actively engage in negotiation processes on North Korea rather than to respond reciprocally with provocations against Pyongyang, Konstantin Kosachev, the chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Russian upper house of parliament, told Sputnik on Tuesday.
China has almost completed the construction of military facilities on the disputed South China Sea Islands, the US-based Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative (AMTI) think tank said.
India is said to be keen to sign multi-billion dollar defense deals with Israel during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit expected to be in mid-2017. The deals will be for anti-tank missiles, drones and other defense equipment.
The total amount of AIIB loans raised to $2 billion after the bank announced plans to lend $285 million to projects in Indonesia and Bangladesh on Tuesday.
The visit of a Japanese senior official to Taiwan on Saturday was meant only to promote Japan's tourist sights, local media reported Tuesday citing Japan's Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida.
Japan's National Diet, the legislative body, approved the budget for the 2017 fiscal year, the largest in the country's history, local media reported Tuesday.
Kori nuclear power plant (NPP) operator shut down on Tuesday one of the reactors over coolant problem, local media reported citing the operation.
North Korea conducted yet another ballistic missile engine test, media reported Tuesday citing two US defense officials.
Cubic Global Defense has received a $17.5 million US Army contract for the operation of a Korea Battle Simulation Center to be located in the peninsula, the Department of Defense said in a press release.
It’s about as close as you’ll get to Jurassic Park without Jeff Goldblum in a leather jacket.
After several claims that the extinct Tasmanian Tiger has been seen in the wild, scientists are preparing to mount a hunt to affirm the legendary animal’s return.
Vincent K. Brooks, commander of United States Forces Korea, told Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop that Pyongyang has developed a rocket that could put Canberra in danger of a nuclear strike.
Representatives from Russia’s leading airlines proposed to Japan a number of projects on cooperation in various areas during the visit of Russian Trade Ministry’s delegation to Tokyo, the ministry’s press service said Monday.
The Indian Ministry of Defense (MoD) has circumvented conventional policy to ink a deal with Israeli state-owned Rafael Defense Company for thousands of new missiles.
Speculation is swirling that Pyongyang is poised to conduct a sixth nuclear test next month, with foreign media outlets reporting increased excavation activity near the testing site at Punggye-ri.
About 8,960 people suffered from an earthquake that shook the province of Yunnan in the southwest of China earlier in the day, local media reported on Monday.
US Ambassador to the United Nations said that abandoning nuclear weapons today would put the world at risk because of North Korean nuclear activities.
A diplomatic source reportedly said that Pyongyang was likely to carry out another nuclear test in April.
India has agreed to set up a strategic oil reserve in Nepal to ensure uninterrupted supply of petroleum products in the Himalayan country. The decision comes in response to Kathmandu signing a petroleum supply deal with Beijing, after accusing New Delhi of siding with the unofficial Madhesi-enforced blockade in 2015.
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