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Japanese Trump mask maker sees boom in business

Japanese Trump mask maker sees boom in business

Ogawa Rubber Inc is rushing to produce Donald Trump masks after the results of US presidential election. (All photos by Motoo Naka/AFLO) The Japanese mask maker based in Omiya in […]

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Renho becomes first female leader of Japan’s main opposition

Renho becomes first female leader of Japan’s main opposition

Renho (single name), deputy chief of the Democratic Party, delivers her speech during the opposition party’s leadership election in Tokyo on Thursday, September 15, 2016. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO) Renho, […]

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Yuriko Koike becomes Tokyo’s first female governor

Yuriko Koike becomes Tokyo’s first female governor

Japan’s former Defense Minister Yuriko Koike, center, takes a deep bow as her supporters celebrate her landslide victory in the gubernatorial election with Banzai cheers at her election headquarters in […]

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Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Upper House

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Upper House

Tokyo, Japan – Japanese Prime Minister and ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president Shinzo Abe pins a rosette on his party’s candidates list in the Upper House election at the […]

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Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe public hearing

Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe public hearing

Beleaguered Gov. Yoichi Masuzoe of Tokyo is summoned to a public hearing of an investigative committee of the Metropolitan Assembly at Tokyo City Hall on Monday, June 13, 2016. (All […]