Jul 1, 2016

Britain will not turn its back on Europe: ambassador

Britain will not walk away from Europe even as it prepares to leave the European Union, Britain’s envoy to Japan said Friday. British Ambassador Tim Hitchens said one focus now is on healing the internal wounds created by last week’s referendum, and the nation’s ...

LDP grandee Kunio Hatoyama dead at 67

Jun 22, 2016

LDP grandee Kunio Hatoyama dead at 67

The death was announced Wednesday of veteran lawmaker and former internal affairs minister Kunio Hatoyama. He was 67. The younger brother of former Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama hailed from a family studded with politicians. Hatoyama died of duodenal ulceration, according to media reports. In ...