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.
After three years in opposition, the Conservative Liberal Democratic Party of Japan is slated to return to power in a landslide election victory.
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.
Japan went to polls in general elections on Sunday with speculations that LDP leader Shinzo Abe might reportedly oust DPJ PM Yoshihiko Noda govt.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda has ordered relevant ministries to take every possible precaution to ensure public’s safety.
After they missed an opportunity of meeting in Tokyo, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Japanese counterpart Yoshihiko Noda met on Tuesday.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda dissolved Parliament on Friday, and the elections will be held next month.
Manmohan Singh was to visit Japan for three days in the first leg of his two-nation tour beginning today to November 20.
The Chinese Embassy in Tokyo has reportedly received a bullet in the mail from a sender named ‘Yoshihiko Noda’.
This is the first time China has deployed naval frigates in the disputed waters.
Noda defeated Japan`s former internal affairs minister Kazuhiro Haraguchi and former agriculture ministers Hirotaka Akamatsu and Michihiko Kano.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda vowed not to engage in war at a ceremony marking 67th anniversary of the country`s surrender in WWII.
PM`s attendance comes at a time when Japan is discussing the future of nuclear energy following the crisis at the Fukushima power plant last year.
Ichiro Ozawa and about 50 of his allies submitted their resignations from the Democratic Party of Japan.
Japan`s Prime Minister Yoshiko Noda said the restart at the Oi nuclear power plant, in central Fukui prefecture, was necessary to avert power shortages.
Some members of the public opposed to the restart, but the commission issued its approval after citing the report prepared by prefectural officials.
Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda assured that reactors 3 and 4 at the Oi facility have been secured and pose no safety risk even if the plant is rocked by a major earthquake or inundated by a tsunami.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda Monday reshuffled his Cabinet for the second time, replacing five ministers out of 18 in a move to win support.
The trilateral meeting, scheduled for May 13 to 14, will be chaired by the Chinese PM and attended by Yoshihiko Noda and Lee Myung-bak.
PM Yoshihiko Noda has promised to reduce Japan`s reliance on nuclear power over time and plans to lay out a new energy policy by the summer.
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