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Japanese PM shakes up cabinet
Yoshihiko Noda unveils new ministerial lineup in bid to secure cross-party backing for plan to double sales tax.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2012 11:36 GMT
North Korea admits failed rocket launch
State news agency says scientists investigating what went wrong after rocket disintegrated minutes after blast-off.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 14:33 GMT
S Korea warns North over rocket launch plan
"Firm response" threatened if Pyongyang goes ahead with its planned rocket launch for "scientific purposes".
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 14:11 GMT
North Korea readies rocket for launch
South Korea to "respond firmly" to "provocation" if North goes ahead with launch of what it calls a weather satellite.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 08:40 GMT
Japan threatens to shoot down N Korean rocket
Tokyo deploys missile defence systems and says it will intercept North Korean rocket if it enters Japanese airspace.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2012 09:21 GMT
Japan warns North Korea over rocket launch
Defence minister says Japan could shoot down rocket if it enters its airspace, as China voices concern over launch plan.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2012 14:37 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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UN move will embolden North Korea officials
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