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Australia acts over Japan whaling
Officials in Tokyo say Canberra has launched legal moves to halt annual whale hunts.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2010 05:06 GMT
China 'understands' S Korea grief
Wen Jiabao say China opposes "destabilising" actions on Korean peninsula at summit.
Last updated: 30 May 2010 05:23 GMT
N Korea sanctions top summit agenda
Leaders of China, Japan and S Korea meet amid rising tensions over sinking of warship.
Last updated: 29 May 2010 11:36 GMT
China seeks to defuse Korea tension
Chinese premier says he "will not protect" whoever sank South Korean warship.
Last updated: 28 May 2010 15:22 GMT
US base to stay on Okinawa
Japan and US reach agreement to retain contentious military base on island.
Last updated: 28 May 2010 12:19 GMT
Japan indicts anti-whaling activist
New Zealand activist faces criminal charges in Japan after boarding a whaling boat.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2010 12:48 GMT
Japan criticises bluefin tuna ban
Government raises concerns over proposal to ban global trade of endangered species.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2010 11:50 GMT
Toyota chief apologises for recall
Akio Toyoda faces tough questions over safety standards at US congressional hearing.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2010 08:06 GMT
Toyota grew too fast, says boss
Company head says carmaker's pursuit of rapid growth compromised safety standards.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2010 07:10 GMT
Japan will defend 'whaling rights'
Tokyo says annual hunt not illegal as Australia and New Zealand threaten court action.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2010 04:59 GMT
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