UPDATED ON APR 06, 2021 09:56 AM IST
- Japanese scriptwriter Sugako Hashida dies of lymphoma at 95. Apart from writing the script of the internationally popular TV drama series 'Oshin' and other popular dramas, she wrote a book asking for the right to die in dignity and according to her request, there will be no funeral.
UPDATED ON APR 06, 2021 09:38 AM IST
As Tokyo Olympics ban foreign spectators, Bugaku or 'warrior dance' switches to online classes on Zoom calls. Bugaku is a performance art that combines the styles of samurai sword play with the song and dance of classical Japanese drama.
Aurangabad | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Nandini
PUBLISHED ON AUG 14, 2020 10:15 AM IST
Despite having no proper course material and professional guidance for teaching Japanese, the school administration managed to gather information from videos and translation applications on the Internet, he said.
Bloomberg | By Ben Schott
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2020 03:35 PM IST
Data from an Ipsos survey of 14 countries indicate that only in four countries (China, India, Italy, Russia) does a majority favor restarting the economy with Covid-19 still uncontained.
Hindustan Times | By Kunal Vijayakar
PUBLISHED ON JUL 19, 2019 07:55 PM IST
‘It’s a tricky cuisine for me to navigate, since I‘m a fan of neither seafood nor sushi. I’ve found delight in it nonetheless,’ says Kunal Vijayakar.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Kankana Roy Jain, Gurugram
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2018 04:55 AM IST
Gurugram and parts of Delhi have a vibrant and thriving Japanese population. The large number of Japanese women opting to learn Bharatnatyam is a microcosmic effect of the greater assimilation of these two cultures
Asian News International, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 11:17 AM IST
Learning new languages can be fun and challenging. It also makes you a better communicator when you travel abroad. Here are 5 ways to pick up popular languages.