Feb 11, 2016

Supporters, opponents hold rallies over Constitution revision drive

Supporters and opponents of revising the Constitution, including the war-renouncing Article 9, staged rallies in Tokyo on Thursday in the wake of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s drive to amend Japan’s supreme law. A group of organizations, including the national association of Shinto shrines, held ...

Jan 29, 2016

Amari still has much to answer for

Even though he has stepped down as economic and fiscal policy minister, Akira Amari still owes an explanation of his acts to a public weary of the repeated money scandals involving key members of the Abe administration.