The India–Republic of Korea Special Strategic Partnership has expanded to diverse areas of cooperation, which include trade, investments, defence, education, S&T and culture.
A 5.0-magnitude earthquake rocked southeast of Honshu, Japan on Sunday, the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences said.
The quake that hit the region at at 0635 GMT, was epicentred at 30.71 degrees north latitude and 142.10 degrees east longitude, Xinhua news agency reported.
Its depth was 10.0 km.
The Indian team, comprising girls from all over India, fought well but went down the series 2-0 against Japan, who are the top ranked team in the world.
The notes were exchanged on Tuesday between Vikas Sheel, additional secretary, Department of Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Finance and Japanese Ambassador Suzuki Hiroshi.