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    Japan PM Shinzo Abe dissolves parliament for election

    Reuters | Updated at 10:35am on September 28, 2017

    Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday called a snap election, as fresh opinion polls showed a fledgling conservative party led by popular Tokyo governor...

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    Japan assures of support on Rohingya issue

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 09:42am on September 27, 2017

    Japan on Wednesday assured Bangladesh of its support to address the issue of Rohingya. State minister for foreign affairs M Shahriar Alam made the...

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    Abe triggers snap election

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 05:09pm on September 25, 2017

    Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe on Monday called a snap election, seeking a fresh term at the helm of the world’s third-largest economy as...

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    N Korea fires another missile over Japan

    Reuters . Seoul/ Tokyo | Updated at 12:05am on September 16, 2017

    North Korea fired a second missile over Japan far out into the Pacific Ocean on Friday, South Korean and Japanese officials said, deepening tension after...

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    Trump discusses North Korea with Japan's Abe

    Reuters | Updated at 08:55am on September 03, 2017

    US president Donald Trump on Saturday spoke by telephone with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the escalating threats from North Korea, the White...

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    Japan’s Abe, UK May pledge cooperation on North Korea threat

    Reuters | Updated at 01:23pm on August 31, 2017

    The leaders of Japan and Britain pledged on Thursday to cooperate in countering the threat posed by North Korea, two days after it...

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    Dhaka concerned at N Korea’s missile launching over Japan

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 31, 2017

    Bangladeshhas expressed its grave concern at the recent launching of a ballistic missile over northern Japan by North Korea...

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    Japan recruits technical interns from B’desh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on August 29, 2017

    Japanese companies are recruiting technical interns from Bangladesh free of costs and under the recruitment process, at least 10 technical interms would leave for Japan...

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    CJ to travel to Canada, Japan in Sept 10-21

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on August 28, 2017

    The chief justice, Surendra Kumar Sinha, is scheduled to travel to Canada and Japan from September 10-21, said a notice of the Appellate Division’s registrar...

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    US wants to work with Japan to calm rhetoric over North Korea: envoy

    Reuters | Updated at 01:21pm on August 18, 2017

    The United States wants to work with Japan to ‘calm the rhetoric’ over North Korea, the new US ambassador to Japan said on...