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Japan ministers quit over cash scandals
Two female cabinet ministers resign, dealing a blow to Prime Minister Abe's gender reform drive.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 13:27 GMT
Quakes in Japan's pacifism
Japan's prime minister is attempting to revise constitutional pacifism to allow for strengthening of armed forces.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 09:59 GMT
Erdogan's next move and the future of the AKP
AKP will retain power in Turkey only if it consolidates its party institutions and expands its constituency.
Last updated: 20 May 2014 12:25 GMT
Japan PM steps in to deal with Fukushima
Radiation levels continue to cause concern as plant operator's ability to deal with the situation is questioned.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 06:05 GMT
The consequences of Cameron's Syria defeat
Parliament's rejection of Syria intervention will have important repercussions in Britain as well as abroad.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2013 13:06 GMT
Obama cancellation disappoints Russia
US president withdraws from bilateral talks in wake of Kremlin's decision to grant asylum to whistleblower Snowden.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 16:34 GMT
Japan's Abe pledges reform after poll win
PM says people voted for decisive and stable politics after ruling bloc gains control of both chambers of parliament.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 13:45 GMT
Polls close in Japan parliamentary elections
Half of seats in upper house of parliament up for grabs, with analysts predicting ruling party will strengthen position.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 11:50 GMT
Profile: Shinzo Abe
Japanese prime minister says having experienced failure in politics encourages him to "give everything for his country".
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 10:04 GMT
Japan's ruling bloc sweeps Tokyo vote
Big win a major boost for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democratic Party ahead of a July national vote.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2013 05:09 GMT
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Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
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Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
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