PM Modi Attends State Funeral Of Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe
PM Modi attended the state funeral of former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe, who was assassinated. Besides, 50 international leaders also attended the ceremony at Nippon Budokan Hall in Tokyo. Over 700 foreign guests were flown in to attend the ceremony. Notably, Shinzo Abe held the office of Prime Minister twice, from 2006-07 and 2012-20. He was then succeeded by Yoshihide Suga, and now by Fumio Kishida.
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PM Modi Meets Japanese Counterpart Fumio Kishida In Japan
PM Narendra Modi, who is on a tour to Tokyo, Japan, met his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida on September 27. The two leaders reaffirmed their commitment to further strengthening of India-Japan Special Strategic and Global Partnership and held bilateral talks. Notably, Modi is in Japan to attend the state funeral of former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe. The meeting between Kishida and PM Modi was held ahead of the ceremony.
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Courtesy: Press Trust of India
PM Modi Likely To Attend Late Japanese Leader Shinzo Abe’s State Funeral
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will most likely attend the official farewell ceremony of former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe. He is also expected to hold a meeting with current Japanese PM Fumio Kishida. The state funeral is scheduled to take place on September 27, in Tokyo. Notably, Abe was assassinated while giving a campaign speech on July 8, in the city of Nara.
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Shinzo Abe's Assassin Tetsuya Yamagami To Be Detained Till Nov For Mental Evaluation
Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe's assassin Tetsuya Yamagami will be detained till November for mental evaluation. The officials during this time will determine whether to send the suspect for murder trial. Yamagami (41) allegedly assassinated Abe while the leader was making a campaign speech outside a busy train station on July 8. Yamagami told police that Abe… read-more
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India To Observe One-Day Mourning In Honor Of Late PM Shinzo Abe: PM Modi
Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe died hours after being shot at a campaign speech in western Japan on July 8. The news of the attack on Abe has shocked and concerned world leaders. "As a mark of our deepest respect for former Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, a one day national mourning shall be observed on 9 July 2022," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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Former Japan PM Shinzo Abe Passes Away At 67
Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe succumbed to injuries, after being shot, on July 8. The 67-year-old leader was attacked by Tetsuya Yamagami, who has been arrested, while he was making a speech in the western city of Nara. “Officials say former Japanese prime minister Abe Shinzo has been confirmed dead. He was reportedly shot during a speech on Friday in the city of Nara, near Kyoto,” confirmed local media.
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Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Japan PM Suga, Abe Invited For Inauguration Of Kashi Convention Centre
India will be inviting Japan's incumbent and former Prime Ministers Yoshihide Suga and Shinzo Abe to the inauguration of Kashi's International Co-Operation and Convention Centre. According to officials, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate the ceremony that will take place after March 2021. Reportedly, the convention was designed by Japanese architect Yoko Saka. Shinzo Abe funded the construction as a gift to Kashi during his… read-more
Tags: Varanasi, International convention, Shinzo Abe, Japan, Narendra Modi
Shinzo Abe Among 2 Non-Indians Conferred With Padma Vibhushan This Year
The Union Home Ministry on the eve of 72nd Republic Day honoured two non-Indians – former Japan PM Shinzo Abe and India-based American physicist Narinder Singh Kapany - with the prestigious Padma Vibhushan award for their exceptional and distinguished services. While Shinzo Abe was awarded for his efforts in the field of public affairs, Narinder Singh Kapany, widely known as 'father of fiber optics', was conferred posthumously with… read-more
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PM Modi Congratulates Yoshihide Suga; The New Prime Minister of Japan
On September 16, Japan formally elected Yoshihide Suga as the new Prime Minister of Japan. After the leadership proceedings on September 14, the country's lower house of the parliament elected the 71-year-old Suga. Shortly after, Suga announced his cabinet members, retaining most of the positions held by ministers in his predecessor's administration. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to twitter and congratulated the new Prime Minister… read-more
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Japan: Yoshihide Suga Elected as Leader of LDP, Likely to be Next PM
Japan's Yoshihide Suga has been elected as the leader of Liberal Democratic Party and is likely to succeed Shinzo Abe as the Prime Minister. Suga won the support of 377 law makers and regional representatives out of 534 in the party. Suga, who is the Chief Cabinet Secretary will likely be announced as PM on September 16. Earlier, Japan PM Shinzo Abe announced his retirement due to his ailments.
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