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Japan's Shinzo Abe re-elected as as party head, to continue as PM

With a third term as party leader, Abe is poised to become Japan’s longest-serving leader in August 2021.

20 Sep 2018 11:22 AM

Japan Education Min Yoshimasa Hayashi apologises after 'Sexy Private Yoga' claims

'I apologise for creating confusion amid a tense parliamentary situation,' Hayashi said.

25 Apr 2018 3:14 PM

Amid North Korea tensions, Japan's Abe calls for snap election

If re-elected, it would be Abe's fourth term at the helm of the world's third top economy.

25 Sep 2017 3:13 PM

Japan PM Abe to make first visit to Pearl Harbor

On the day of the bombing 75 years ago, Japanese planes swept low over the US naval base, killing more than 2,400 US troops and civilians.

05 Dec 2016 5:13 PM