October 30, Tuesday, 2018 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Fumiko Konoe and Ms. Hiroko Kitadai

  1. The prime ministers of Japan and India have agreed on enhanced cooperation in security and digital technology.
  2. Indonesian authorities expect there will be no survivors from a passenger plane that crashed off Jakarta on Monday.
  3. The German chancellor says she won’t seek re-election in 2021 and will retire from politics, following heavy losses in the recent regional election.