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Typhoon to hit Japan's Okinawa

Tokyo/UNI: Typhoon Hinnamnor is re-approaching Japan's southernmost prefecture of Okinawa amid unstable atmospheric conditions that are expected to lead to heavy downpours in western and eastern Japan, the weather agency said Thursday.

Japan suspends multi-mission V-22 Osprey aircraft

Tokyo/UNI: Japan has grounded flights of V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft temporarily stationed in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo for security checks following a decision by the US air force to suspend the operation of its CV-22 Osprey aircraft due to technical faults, the Kyodo news agency reported on Saturday, citing the Japanese Defense Ministry.

Japanese PM Kishida reshuffles cabinet

Tokyo/UNI: Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida reshuffled his cabinet and the executive line-up of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) on Wednesday as the administration faces slipping public support.

Attacking a nuclear plant ‘suicidal,’ UN chief tells journalists in Japan

New York: UN Secretary-General António Guterres condemned a recent attack on a nuclear power station in southern Ukraine during a meeting in Tokyo on Monday with the Japan National Press Club.

Sending missiles across Taiwan, a first for Beijing, says Japan

Tokyo: Japan's Defence Ministry has claimed that China firing missiles 'over mainland Taiwan' following US Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit, would mark the first time Beijing sent missiles across the island.

China fires 11 missiles near Taiwan in decades after Nancy Pelosi's visit

Beijing/IBNS: China fired its most extensive missile tests in Taiwan's waters in decades, a day after US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited the self-ruled island defying Beijing's warnings, media reports said.

Japanese police looks for bullet that killed country's former PM Shinzo Abe

Tokyo/UNI: The Japanese police have found only one of the two bullets that fatally wounded former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a campaign speech on July 8, media reports said Friday.

Akihabara mass murder: Japan executes Tomohiro Kato

Tokyo: The Japanese government has executed a man who had killed seven people during a  stabbing rampage in 2008, media reports said on Tuesday.

Section of Chinese netizens celebrate assassination of former Japan PM Shinzo Abe

Beijing: A section of Chinese internet users were seen celebrating the assassination of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Japan to honour Shinzo Abe with highest national award

Tokyo: The Japanese government on Monday announced it would be honouring former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe with the Collar of the Supreme Order of the Chrysanthemum, the nation's highest decoration.

Japan: Shinzo Abe's party wins big in upper chamber election

Tokyo/UNI: Japan's ruling party has swept the House of Councillors election held on Sunday.

Shinzo Abe death: Antony Blinken to pay condolence visit to Japan

Washington/UNI: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will travel to Japan to express his condolences on the death of former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe, who was assassinated on July 8, according to State Department Spokesperson Ned Price.

Bangladesh observes 1-day state mourning on former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe's death

Dhaka: Bangladesh is observing one-day state mourning on Saturday as a mark of respect to former Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, who was shot during a political campaign event in Japan's Nara city on Friday.

'Stunned, outraged': Joe Biden on ex-Japan PM Shinzo Abe's assassination

Washington/IBNS: US President Joe Biden Friday said he was "stunned, outraged and deeply saddened" by the news of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's assassination.

Japan shocked by shooting of ex-PM Shinzo Abe; World leaders condole death

Tokyo: Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who was assassinated Friday in the western city of Nara, has been hailed as a "true friend", "a great PM" and "a global leader who brought balance to the world" by the leaders across the globe as they condoled his death.