Abe has increasingly sought to whitewash Japan’s brutal past since taking office in December 2012
16 Aug 2020 9:48 AM
When Mori asked PM Shinzo Abe whether Japan should consider a two-year postponement, the latter said "one year is the way to go"
23 Apr 2020 12:08 PM
Abe comments became the bone of contention between the Olympic organising partners as the IOC site suggested Japan would bear entire costs
21 Apr 2020 2:44 PM
There were reports that prime minister Abe had agreed that Japan would shoulder the cost amounting to around $3 billion
21 Apr 2020 9:42 AM
Japan, Olympics chief agree to postpone 2020 Games by one year as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic
24 Mar 2020 7:04 PM
Tuesday's telephonic call also oncludes Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike, organising committee chief Yoshiro Mori and Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto
24 Mar 2020 1:55 PM
Poll released by Japan's Kyodo news agency showed 69.9 percent of respondents believe Tokyo will not be able to hold the Games as scheduled
16 Mar 2020 3:42 PM
Prime Minister Abe, who comes from a respected political family, is adept at political diplomacy.
31 Oct 2018 12:18 AM
Japan is eyeing meeting between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, government sources said week ago.
21 Jun 2018 5:32 PM
Reportedly, when the topic turned to Iran and terrorism, Trump also took aim at France saying that 'all the terrorists are in Paris.'
16 Jun 2018 12:17 PM
Wood returned to work five months after birth and recovery of his son and that's when the harassment started, he says.
06 Jun 2018 10:51 AM