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Spirits of Japan shrine haunt Asian relations
Visits to the Yasukuni Shrine have irked the region's diplomats, but policy has domestic support in Japan.
Last updated: 02 May 2013 12:10 GMT
Japan makes bold moves to boost economy
Bank of Japan plans to double money supply and will try to hit two percent inflation target at "earliest possible time".
Last updated: 04 Apr 2013 08:33 GMT
Tokyo stages mass anti-nuclear rally
Thousands voice concerns ahead of Fukushima disaster anniversary at Japan PM's plans to restart plans `if safe'.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 15:58 GMT
US and Japan leaders affirm security alliance
US President Barack Obama and Japan PM Shinzo Abe vow to stand firm against North Korea, and promote regional stability.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2013 05:14 GMT
Japanese labour unions feel pain of new era
Membership has plummeted and once-powerful groups have lost clout as conservative governments oppose worker activism.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2013 12:02 GMT
Japan approves $224bn stimulus package
The new measures approved by the cabinet aim to lift the economy out of recession and create 600,000 new jobs.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 03:54 GMT
Japan's new PM Abe announces cabinet
After appointment for second stint as prime minister, Shinzo Abe names cabinet filled with allies to help fix economy.
Last updated: 26 Dec 2012 16:03 GMT
The mighty downfall of Japan's tech giants
Credit ratings for Sony and Panasonic were recently downgraded to 'junk' status, showing how far the firms have fallen.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2012 14:21 GMT
Where will Abe be leading Japan?
We look at the national and regional implications of the electoral win of Japan's opposition Liberal Democratic Party.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 08:27 GMT
The rise and fall of Japan's Democratic Party
Failure in Sunday's election after three years in power leaves leftists once again relegated to the sidelines.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 11:34 GMT
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Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
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The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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