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Suga takes the reins from Abe as new PM
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Yoshihide Suga confirmed as Japan's new PM, eyes continuity
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Cheers and flowers as Abe leaves office
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Suga clears major hurdle to replace Japan's Abe
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Japan's Suga signals chance of snap election: Asahi
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Suga joins race to become Japan's PM
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Japan's ruling party backs Suga as next PM
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Shinzo Abe, Japan's Prime Minister, Resigns Due to Health Concerns
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Equity indices spurt with rally in banking scrips, IndusInd up 12 pc
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Japan's PM Shinzo Abe resigns because of ill-health
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Japan's longest-serving Premier Shinzo Abe resigns over health issues
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Illness forces Japanese PM Abe to stand down
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Shinzo Abe resigns as Japan's PM over health issues
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Japan PM Abe in hospital again, sparking concern
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Shinzo Abe, Japan's PM, 'set to resign for health reasons'Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is set to resign for health reasons, local media report.
Japan to ease entry for Vietnam, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand: reportJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the country would ease entry restrictions for people coming from Australia, New Zealand, Thailand and Vietnam, according to a Jiji news agency report on..
Arrest of former Japanese minister could hasten PM Abe's departureThe arrest of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's former justice minister could be a devastating blow for the Japanese leader whose support is near record lows, raising the possibility of his departure before..
Former Japanese justice minister, lawmaker wife arrested for suspected vote-buyingA former Japanese justice minister and his lawmaker wife were arrested on Thursday on suspicion of vote-buying, prosecutors said, in a harsh blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe as he struggles with..
Japan mulls resubmitting legislation to raise retirement age of civil servantsJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government will consider resubmitting legislation to raise the retirement age for civil servants, its top spokesman said on Wednesday, after public backlash..
China says it expressed grave concerns to Japan over Abe's HK remarksChina said on Wednesday it expressed grave concerns to Japan after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tokyo wants to take the lead among the Group of Seven nations to issue a statement about the..
Japan wants to take lead for G7 statement on Hong Kong: AbeJapan wants to take the lead among Group of Seven nations on issuing a statement about the situation in Hong Kong, where China has imposed a new security law, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on..
Japan parliament to debate second extra budget for pandemic relief next weekJapan's government will submit to parliament early next week a second extra budget to fund a new $1.1 trillion stimulus package to cushion the economic blow from the coronavirus pandemic, Prime..
Japan approves fresh $1.1 trillion stimulus to combat pandemic painJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved on Wednesday a new $1.1 trillion stimulus package that includes significant direct spending, to stop the coronavirus pandemic pushing the world's..
'Own goals' cost Abe support even as coronavirus emergency liftedA string of controversial missteps has slashed public approval ratings for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to levels that could threaten to end his term early, even as he lifted a state of emergency..
Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh stimulusJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that Japan will lift a state of emergency for Tokyo and four remaining areas later in the day but that it could be reimposed if the pace of infections..
Japan PM Abe: to lift state of emergency for all of Japan todayJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that the state of emergency will be lifted for all of Japan, and that the country managed to get the spread of the virus under control in under two..
PM Abe says Japan to lift limits on regional travel from June 19 - KyodoJapan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told his ruling Liberal Democratic Party that Japan will lift limits on regional travel on June 19, Kyodo news agency reported.
Japan may end Tokyo state of emergency as early as next week: PMJapan may lift the state of emergency in Tokyo as early as next week if new coronavirus infections remain low, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday, raising hopes that the world's third-largest..
Tokyo top prosecutor quits, justice minister says, in blow to Japan's AbeTokyo's top prosecutor resigned on Thursday for gambling during Japan's coronavirus state of emergency, the justice minister said, in another blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, whose support has waned..
Rare online outrage in Japan forces Abe to delay controversial billOutbursts of political anger are rare in Japan. Street protests tend to be tame and some are led by the elderly. Government supporters have swamped online debate at times, and the Shinzo Abe..
In blow to Japan's Abe, Tokyo top prosecutor set to resign: mediaTokyo's top prosecutor was set to resign after a report that he gambled illegally during Japan's coronavirus state of emergency, media said on Thursday, in another blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe..
Japan's Abe wants to build ventilators that hospitals probably don't needJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged to build 2,000 new ventilators for coronavirus patients that even the government says hospitals are unlikely to need.
Top Tokyo prosecutor set to resign, public broadcaster NHK says, citing sourceThe top Tokyo prosecutor is set to resign, public broadcaster NHK said on Thursday, in what is likely to be seen as a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Japan lifts emergency in most areas but not in Tokyo, OsakaJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a state of emergency in large parts of the country on Thursday but said it would remain in place in Tokyo until the novel coronavirus is contained.
Japan lifts state of emergency in most areas; Tokyo stays on alert: PM AbeJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a state of emergency across a large part of the country on Thursday, but said the biggest urban centres of Tokyo and Osaka will remain under restrictions until..
Japan's Abe criticised for move on prosecutors during coronavirus crisisCelebrities and other critics of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have taken to social media in droves to protest against a plan to raise the retirement age for prosecutors, calling it undemocratic..
Abe, Trump agree to cooperate on steps to fight coronavirusJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday agreed to cooperate closely on measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus, including the development of drugs and..
Japan's Abe extends state of emergency to May 31Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday he had decided to extend the country's national state of emergency to May 31.
Japan's PM to hold news conference on Monday about coronavirusJapan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold a news conference on Monday at 0900 GMT about the coronavirus, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Saturday.
Japan to decide whether to extend state of emergency as early as Monday: broadcaster NHKJapan will formally decide as early as Monday whether to extend its nationwide state of emergency, said public broadcaster NHK, after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe warned citizens to prepare for a..
Japan to extend coronavirus emergency as early as Monday: NHKJapan will extend its state of emergency for containing the novel coronavirus as early as Monday, public broadcaster NHK reported on Friday, after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said it would be difficult..
Japan PM to consult health experts amid speculation state of emergency to be extendedJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday he will consult with infectious disease experts on whether to extend a national state of emergency to contain coronavirus infections, as other..
Japan PM says to consult experts on whether to extend state of emergencyJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday that the government would consult experts to decide whether to extend the state of emergency beyond May 6.
Japan's Abe says cannot hold Olympics unless pandemic containedJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that the Tokyo Olympics could not take place next year unless the coronavirus pandemic is contained, as the city's governor called for an extension..