Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Tokyo [Japan], May 27 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Monday became the first foreign leader to meet Japan's new Emperor Naruhito, who ascended to the throne at the start of this month.
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Tokyo [Japan], Jan 1 (ANI): Japan will announce the name for its new era on April 1, which will come into effect from May 1 after the Crown Prince Naruhito ascends the throne.
Updated : 7 months ago IST
Tokyo [Japan], Dec 23 (ANI): As Japan's Emperor Akihito celebrated his 85th birthday on Sunday, he gave a final, yet emotional and heart-touching, statement before stepping down from the throne in April next year.
Updated : 2 years, 8 months ago IST
Tokyo [Japan], Nov. 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Tokyo last night on a three-day visit, met Japanese Emperor Akihito today, where they discussed the common bonds between their nations and deliberated on the future of Asia.
Updated : 3 years ago IST
London, July 14 (ANI): Insisting that Japanese Emperor Akihito has no plans to step down, the imperial household has denied reports that the 82-year-old wants to abdicate, which would be an extraordinary move in 200 years.