Japan’s outgoing PM apologises for LDP`s defeat

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.

Japan opposition maintains strong lead ahead of vote: Poll

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.