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Olympics: Tokyo boss accuses govt of behaving like `Imperial Army`

 Tokyo city`s top official has compared the government to the Japanese Imperial Army during World War II after being asked to pay over $400 million towards the cost of the 2020 Olympic stadium, local media reported on Monday.

May 18, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Olympics: Tokyo boss accuses govt of behaving like `Imperial Army`

 Tokyo city`s top official has compared the government to the Japanese Imperial Army during World War II after being asked to pay over $400 million towards the cost of the 2020 Olympic stadium, local media reported on Monday.

May 18, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Japan broadcast chief vows impartiality after war sex slavery row

The embattled head of Japan`s public broadcaster NHK insisted Wednesday it would remain impartial, after his controversial remarks about wartime sex slavery reportedly jeopardised an interview with US ambassador Caroline Kennedy.

Feb 19, 2014, 11:43 AM IST