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Abe’s coalition win super majority in vote

Added: 22.10.2017 14:27 | 0 views | 0 comments

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is headed for a big election win, bolstering his chance of becoming the nation's longest-serving premier and re-energising his push to revise the pacifist constitution.

From: www.news.com.au

Abe eyes big win as Japan votes under N. Korea threats

Added: 22.10.2017 12:27 | 0 views | 0 comments


Millions of Japanese braved typhoon conditions Sunday for a snap election likely to hand Prime Minister Shinzo Abe a fresh mandate to revive the world's third-largest economy and press his hardline stance on North Korea. If pre-vote surveys prove correct, Abe's conservative coalition will cruise to a crushing majority to win a fresh term at the helm of the key US regional ally and Asian economic powerhouse. Despite the bad weather, voter turnout excluding early voting rose to 12.24 percent by 11:00am from 11.08 percent in the previous election three years ago, while a record 15.64 million had cast early votes by Friday, the government said.

Japanese Prime Minister Abe heads to impressive election win

Added: 22.10.2017 12:21 | 1 views | 0 comments


Japan's ruling coalition appeared headed to an impressive win in national elections on Sunday, in what would represent at least a partial comeback for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
A victory would boost Abe's chances of winning another three-year term next September as leader of the Liberal Democratic...

From: www.sun-sentinel.com

Japan snap elections: All you need to know

Added: 22.10.2017 11:43 | 0 views | 0 comments

Early vote called by PM Shinzo Abe comes amid corruption scandals and rising tensions with North Korea.

From: www.aljazeera.com

Typhoon brings heavy rain to western Japan, approaches Tokyo

Added: 22.10.2017 11:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

The typhoon already brought heavy rain to western Japan, injured at least five.

Tags: Japan, Tokyo
From: abcnews.go.com

Typhoon Lan latest: WATCH Storm 'bigger than Japan' to hit Tokyo rush-hour - LIVE WEBCAM

Added: 22.10.2017 10:46 | 1 views | 0 comments


WATCH a live webcam of one of Tokyo's busiest and most iconic areas as the deadly Typhoon Lan looks set to hit the Japanese capital during rush-hour tonight.

Tags: Japan, Tokyo
From: www.express.co.uk

Murata beats N'Dam in WBA middleweight title rematch

Added: 22.10.2017 10:25 | 1 views | 0 comments

Japan's Ryota Murata scored a seventh-round technical knockout over Frenchman Hassan N'Dam to win the WBA middleweight title in a Tokyo rematch on Sunday.

Tags: Japan, Tokyo
From: feeds.reuters.com

Typhoon kills at least two in Japan

Added: 22.10.2017 10:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

A typhoon is roaring towards Japan's main island on election day, killing at least two people, prompting a warning for tens of thousands to evacuate and the cancellation of hundreds of flights.

From: www.news.com.au

Abe to push reform of Japan's pacifist constitution after ruling bloc election win

Added: 22.10.2017 10:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc was headed for a big win in Sunday's election, bolstering his chance of becoming the nation's longest serving premier and reenergizing his push to revise the pacifist constitution.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Japan to turn up heat against North Korea as Abe gains new mandate with election win

Added: 22.10.2017 10:11 | 1 views | 0 comments

JAPANESE leader Shinzo Abe is set for a thumping re-election victory after vowing to take a tough stance on North Korea.

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