The Newsmakers

Japan’s Shinzo Abe Steps Down

Japan’s longest serving prime minister has resigned. Will Shinzo Abe be remembered fondly as a stable, economic reformer, or a prime minister who had to fend off scandals and failed to deliver a better nation? Adam Pletts reports.

Why did Japan’s Prime Minister resign?

Why did Japan’s Prime Minister resign?

Japan's Yoshihide Suga wins party leadership race

Japan's Yoshihide Suga wins party leadership race

Demographic Challenge: Decline in marriage impacting Japan birth rate

Demographic Challenge: Decline in marriage impacting Japan birth rate

Iraq PM Adil Abdul Mahdi to submit resignation

Iraq PM Adil Abdul Mahdi to submit resignation

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

How will Europe cope with the latest strikes?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

What has changed in Tunisia since the Arab Spring?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Is China expanding its military influence in South America?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Why is Sweden allowing fueling of hatred?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Could paying families 1 million yen to move solve Tokyo's overpopulation?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Why are several countries secretly helping Myanmar's military junta despite sanctions?

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Beyond Borders: From ridicule to reinvention

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Will an early election in Pakistan resolve the political turmoil?

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Biden faces backlash over classified document scandal

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Is Germany falling back on the promise of reducing pollution?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Why is Greece trying to criminalise aid workers?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

Will the UK government's response to the civil servants strike work?

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