Japan

State funeral in Japan for assassinated former premier Abe

Shinzo Abewas shot by a former military officer with a home-made gun during a campaign…

Japanese leader Shinzo Abe to be cremated today

The body of former Japanese leader Shinzo Abe will be cremated at Tokyo's Kirigaya Funeral…

Ex-Japanese PM Shinzo Abe dies after being shot at campaign event

Abe became Japan’s longest-serving leader who served as the prime minister from 2006 to 2007…

Ex- Japanese PM in “grave condition” after being shot during election campaign

Abe became Japan’s longest-serving leader who served as the prime minister from 2006 to 2007…

Double Standards: The US Policies on Germany, Japan, Grenada, South Korea, Russia

GERMANY is the powerhouse of Europe; its largest economy accounting in 2017 for 28 per…

Japan’s Princess Mako marries a commoner

Under Japanese law, female members of the imperial family lose their royal status if they…

U.S., Japan commit to taking on ‘challenges from China’ together

Leaders of the United States and Japan have emphasised their commitment to countering challenges from…

Japan marks 10th anniversary of tsunami, nuclear disaster

A decade after the triple meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, 230 kilometres…

Japan doubles down on Tokyo Olympics, denies report of cancellation

Japan doubled down on its commitment to host the Tokyo Olympics this year and flatly…

Japan, Sweden detect cases of British coronavirus variant

Japan Sweden on Saturday recorded their first cases of the new, apparently more transmissible variant…