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Tokyo and Seoul vow to co-operate
Lee Myung-bak, South Korea's leader, calls for joint action towards the North.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2008 08:59 GMT
Japan opposition vetoes bank boss
Block on government candidate leaves top central bank job vacant amid credit crisis.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2008 04:37 GMT
Japan 'to resume Afghan mission'
Prime minister says country will play more active role in fighting terrorism.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2008 06:11 GMT
Japan and China pledge closer ties
Japanese PM urges China to use growing influence to tackle global issues.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2007 09:48 GMT
Japan PM looks to boost China ties
Yasuo Fukuda visits Beijing urging cooperation between the two long time rivals.
Last updated: 28 Dec 2007 06:07 GMT
Japan accepts hepatitis C blame
About 200 patients are filing lawsuits demanding compensation.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2007 15:03 GMT
Japan lower house backs navy bill
PM set for clash with opposition over support for US-led mission in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2007 09:15 GMT
Japan may renew naval support role
Committee votes to restart refuelling missions for US-led forces in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2007 16:23 GMT
Fukuda seeks Afghan mission revival
Japanese premier says Tokyo must continue to back US by refuelling warships.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2007 08:10 GMT
Japan ends Afghan support mission
Naval tankers carry out last operation as politicans fail to reach agreement.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2007 08:26 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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