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Japan: Talks over options for Emperor Akihito's abdication begin
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Imperial abdication committee holds first meeting

A government advisory panel met Monday for the first time to discuss measures to reduce Emperor Akihito's public duties, with the central issue expected to be whether and how an emperor should be allowed to abdicate due to advanced age. There is ... Japan Times, 6 days ago

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Politics › Law on emperor's abdication should be introduced by 2018: panel member

Politics Oct. 21, 2016 - 06:19AM JST ( ) TOKYO — Legislation to enable the possible abdication of Emperor Akihito should be enacted early, the acting chairman of a government panel to discuss how to reduce the burden on the emperor said ...
 Japan Today3 days ago 11:36Japan panel studies Emperor Akihito's possible abdication  Irish Independent6 days ago Japan Panel Begins to Study Emperor's Possible Abdication  ABC News6 days ago Japan panel studies emperor's abdication 4hr  PressTV.com6 days ago
Japan Times

Japanese Emperor gives royal shock to commoner Empress

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko read a book at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. (Photo: AFP) Japanese Empress Michiko, who turned 82 on Thursday, said she felt “shocked and pained” when she first saw newspaper headlines about her husband, Emperor ...
 Asian Age3 days ago Japan's Empress Michiko Proud of Husband's Abdication Decision  Latin American Herald Tribune2 days ago Japan empress shocked at headlines of emperor's wish to abdicate  Malay Mail3 days ago Empress in shock over emperor's will to abdicate days ago
Indian Express

Japanese emperor's abdication expected in 2018

IANS Tokyo, Oct 18 (IANS) The Japanese government expects the abdication of Emperor Akihito to take place in 2018, officials said on Tuesday. This is the first time that a specific date has been mentioned since the monarch, 82, publicly ...
 News Track India5 days ago Japanese Government Expects Emperor Akihito's Abdication in 2018  Latin American Herald Tribune5 days ago Japan expects Emperor Akihito's abdication in 2018  Indian Express5 days ago Thai monarchy could be heading for a crisis  Japan Times3 weeks ago
Japan Times

Emperor Akihito's Wish To Abdicate Throne Will Mean Revisiting Japan's Constitution

| Nikkei Voice Senior Fellow Devin Stewart and others discuss Emperor Akihito's wish to abdicate his position and how this news relates to work-life balance in the country. Read More:
 CarnegieCouncil.org1 month ago 84% in favor of Emperor Akihito's abdication: Mainichi poll  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago Japan fumbles for the legal path to an 'Emprexit'  Japan Times1 month ago Without the Emperor, What is Left of Old Japan?  Standpoint Magazine1 month ago

Japan Gears Up for Emperor's Akihito's Possible Throne Abdication

Japan is in a quandary following the intention of Emperor Akihito to abdicate the throne. With no clear laws supporting such transition, the government is set to discuss the best possible routes to take. By Brian Ang | Oct 18, 2016 01:24 AM EDT ...
 Hngn.com5 days ago Gov't faces struggle to clear constitutional hurdle over law on Emperor's abdication  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago Compromising on Imperial succession reform  Japan Times1 month ago After shock, Japan warms up to emperor's possible abdication  Business Standard2 months ago

Powerful logic underscores Akihito's speech

TOKYO—Citing his advanced age, Emperor Akihito released a video message on Aug. 8 indirectly expressing a desire to step down, and although his words were oblique, the earnestness with which they were said startled not just the Japanese but also ...
 Philippine Daily Inquirer4 weeks ago Japanese Emperor Akihito signals desire to abdicate  The Hindu2 months ago Japan emperor worries about age, indicates to abdicate  The Financial Chronicle2 months ago Japan: Elderly Emperor Akihito speaks to public in remarks suggesting he wants to abdicate  DNA2 months ago
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Japan Plans Special Legislation for Emperor Akihito's Abdication

TOKYO Japan is planning to introduce a special legislation that will apply only to the abdication of Emperor Akihito, 82, instead of amending the law that governs Japan's imperial household and which does not allow an emperor to step down before ...
 Latin American Herald Tribune1 month ago Japan plans law for Emperor Akihito's abdication  Can India News1 month ago

Bill on Japanese Emperor's Abdication to Be Submitted to Parliament Next Year

The Japanese parliament will receive a bill on Emperor Akihito's abdication at the beginning of 2017. TOKYO (Sputnik) A bill that could facilitate the abdication ofEmperor Akihito and putting his heir, crown prince Naruhito, onthe throne will be ...
 Sputnik4 days ago Japanese govt to submit bill on emperor's abdication Jan 2017  Kazinform4 days ago Gov't could submit bill on emperor's abdication early next year (2016/10/19)  Mainichi Daily News4 days ago

Japan begins discussions on emperor's abdication

A Japanese government panel begins discussing the possible abdication of Emperor Akihito after he indicated he might be ready to
 BBC6 days ago
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