Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated his counterpart Shinzo Abe on being re-elected for a third term as the Prime Minister of Japan and said he looks forward to continuing to work closely with him to strengthen the bilateral ties.
A Kerala court has directed leaders of BJP and the CPI(M) led LDF to pay Rs 3,700 as compensation to a small-scale industrialist at Kalamassery, who was prevented from opening his establishment on a strike day in September 2011.
Three aspirants for the presidency of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) differ over the issue of how to bolster the spirit of the party deeply despondent at its crushing defeat in the August 30 elections.
Japan PM Taro Aso said Tuesday that he will resign as president of the LDP on the morning of September 16 before the House of Representatives elects the next prime minister in a special Diet session, LDP officials said.
Japan’s outgoing prime minister Taro Aso on visited dozens of industry and other organisations in Tokyo, offering his apologies for his Liberal Democratic Party`s crushing defeat in Sunday`s general election.
Candidates across Japan made their final pitch on Saturday on the eve of an election the opposition looks set to win, giving the untested Democrats the job of tackling record unemployment and a fast-aging society.
The main opposition Democratic
Party of Japan maintained its substantial lead over the ruling
Liberal Democratic Party among responding eligible voters
ahead of the August 30 general election, a survey revealed
Japan`s opposition Democratic Party lashed out on Friday at what it charged was a misleading negative campaign by the ruling party ahead of an election that Prime Minister Taro Aso`s coalition is in danger of losing.