Abe announced earlier he was ending his record-breaking tenure, kicking off a leadership race in the world's third-largest economy.
Abe is scheduled to hold a press conference today
Survivors, relatives and a handful of foreign dignitaries attended this year's main event in Hiroshima to pray for those killed or wounded in the bombing...
Thomas Bach and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have both warned that it would be hard to postpone the Games beyond 2021,
Tokyo 2020 officials are looking at ways to scale back next year's postponed Olympics, the city's governor said Thursday, amid reports the opening ceremony...
The comments from Shinzo Abe were his first acknowledgement that the 2020 Games may not open as scheduled.
The Japanese government is constructing various project including the Kampala fly-over project to decongest the city
Akihito stood on a small stage before an invited audience and members of the royal family and offered his "deepest heartfelt gratitude to the people of...
His only challenger is former defence minister Shigeru Ishiba, a hawkish self-confessed "military geek".
"I feel a keen responsibility," Tomomi Inada told a press conference where she announced her resignation.
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