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Japan PM tells China''s Li international law must be respected - Kyodo

 Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told Chinese Premier Li Keqiang that a rules-based international order must be respected.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

Japan PM Abe plans snap election on December 14: Media

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to hold snap elections on December 14, two years ahead of schedule, as he seeks to bolster his public support by delaying another scheduled tax hike, reports said Saturday.

Nov 15, 2014, 14:28 PM IST

Waterfall-like rain eases in Japan, but 27 dead

Thousands of homes and hundreds of roads were damaged, and hundreds of landslides were reported.

Jul 16, 2012, 10:21 AM IST

Governments urged to ensure journalists` security

Over the last 10 years, more than 500 journalists have lost their lives.

Jul 06, 2012, 08:14 AM IST

Japan hangs 3, 1st executions since 2010: Reports

Capital punishment in Japan is usually ordered only for inmates convicted of multiple murders.

Mar 29, 2012, 08:45 AM IST