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Modi holds talks with Abe

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Osaka on Thursday on the global economy, fugitive economic offenders and disaster management. He also announced that President Ram Nath Kovind would participate in the coronation ceremony of Emperor Naruhito in October. Addressing the Indian community in Kobe, Mr. Modi said India’s ties with Japan had become stronger from the time the two countries cooperated to make a car to their coming together to make a bullet train.PAGE 11