Head of ruling-LDP party faction to resign: sources

/ Feb 8, 2018

Head of ruling-LDP party faction to resign: sources

Fukushiro Nukaga, the head of the third largest intraparty faction of the ruling Liberal Democrat Party, told a top faction member from the Upper House that he will resign next month in line with demands by many bloc members, faction sources said Thursday. Nukaga met ...

As LDP rides high, are factions biding time?

/ May 18, 2013

As LDP rides high, are factions biding time?

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In late April at an upscale hotel in Tokyo, more than 100 people thronged to have their photo taken with Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso. The fundraising party, organized by Ikokai, Aso's faction in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, attracted more than 2,500 people, twice ...