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Japan eases sanctions on N Korea after talks
Move comes after discussions over fate of Japanese citizens thought to have been abducted by Pyongyang during Cold War.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 06:07 GMT
North Korea agrees to probe Japan abductions
Japanese PM says Pyongyang has agreed to reopen probe into kidnapping of Japanese citizens in the 1970s and 1980s.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 15:08 GMT
Japan orders chicken cull to contain bird flu
Japan slaughters 112,000 chickens after first confirmed case of bird flu in three years.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 04:43 GMT
China announces military spending increase
Largest rise in three years is seen as a indicator that China will continue its assertive regional policy.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2014 13:42 GMT
Obama nominates Janet Yellen as Fed chief
Current deputy chief of Federal Reserve to replace Ben Bernanke as head of US' central bank.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2013 06:33 GMT
Japan anger over French Fukushima cartoons
Protest to be lodged against weekly for taking aim at decision to award 2020 Olympics to Tokyo despite nuclear disaster.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2013 10:18 GMT
South Korea bans fish imports from Japan
South Korea expands ban on fisheries products amid fears of contamination from Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 10:09 GMT
Japan government to fund Fukushima recovery
Schemes costing $500m aim to contain leaks and decontaminate radioactive water at crippled nuclear power station.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 09:34 GMT
Japan plant operator weighs expert advice
Foreign decommissioning experts to be invited to help deal with highly radioactive water leaking from Fukushima site.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 07:21 GMT
US slams Japanese mayor's sex-slave comments
State Department says comments by mayor that sex slaves were "necessary" during World War II were "outrageous".
Last updated: 16 May 2013 20:41 GMT
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