Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 13:10
Japan’s recently compiled energy strategy aimed at phasing out nuclear power by the 2030s seems to be vulnerable as it is likely to be revised under the next govt.
Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 00:19
Shinzo Abe is likely to be the next prime minister of Japan after his Liberal Democratic Party`s victory in Japan`s parliamentary election on Sunday.
Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 00:14
After three years in opposition, the Conservative Liberal Democratic Party of Japan is slated to return to power in a landslide election victory.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 16, 2012, 22:25
Taking the responsibility for his party`s loss in parliamentary elections upon himself, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda on Sunday resigned as the chief of the Democratic Party of Japan.
Last Updated: Friday, September 21, 2012, 15:20
Noda defeated Japan`s former internal affairs minister Kazuhiro Haraguchi and former agriculture ministers Hirotaka Akamatsu and Michihiko Kano.
Last Updated: Monday, July 02, 2012, 12:31
Ichiro Ozawa and about 50 of his allies submitted their resignations from the Democratic Party of Japan.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 28, 2012, 11:26
Notorious Internet hacking group Anonymous claimed it attacked Japan`s websites reacting to the country’s new anti-piracy bill.
Last Updated: Monday, August 29, 2011, 14:52
Japan's Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda is set to become prime minister after winning a party vote on Monday, taking on responsibility for rebuilding after the quake, tsunami and nuclear disasters.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 05, 2009, 12:13
Katsuya Okada, a senior figure in the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ), is to be appointed the nation`s new foreign minister, newspapers reported on Saturday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 03, 2009, 13:06
Japan`s main opposition has maintained its strong lead over Prime Minister Taro Aso`s party ahead of Parliamentary Elections on August 30, according to a poll published on Monday.
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