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Landmark Law Allowing Emperor Abdication Enacted in Japan (News)

Landmark Law Allowing Emperor Abdication Enacted in Japan (News)

The House of Councillors passed the bill during a plenary session in the morning with support from all parties and factions, except the Liberal Party. Akihito's planned abdication, as well as the engagement of his eldest granddaughter, Princess Mako , to a commoner, has reignited that debate. The essay collection, which was written before the enactment of the Meiji Constitution, placed the Imperial Household outside the sphere of political strife, at the "core of harmony with the hearts of ...



McCain says his confusing questions to Comey resulted from tiredness

After all, peeing happening where peeing isn't supposed to happen is something the D-Backs have concerned themselves with in the past . The obvious answer, as Comey laid out, is that Trump and Clinton were persons of interest in two entirely different investigations, conducted at different points in time.



'Heroic' passengers tackle threat on flight from Melbourne

Ashton said clearance was granted for police to investigate the man after he was assessed to be fit for interview on psychological grounds. A passenger attempt at the cockpit caused flights to be suspended in Melbourne . Heroic Malaysia Airlines passengers tackled a man who tried to storm the cockpit of a plane armed with a "detonator". The passenger was holding onto a device during the incident which was found to be non-threatening, according to police.


Family of 3 shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur; no arrests yet

Family of 3 shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur; no arrests yet

A neighbourr who rushed to help the businessman and his family was also shot at. He survived the attack and informed the police. The police suspect it to be a case of robbery. As we see in the video, four assassins have tried to rob the man who just reached home in the late night. A similar robbery attempt was made on another trader a few days ago, he added.



Britain: May to form government with DUP

The shock United Kingdom election result thrust the DUP into the role of kingmaker, with its 10 seats giving Mrs May a fragile but workable partnership. Ruth Davidson, who is gay, plans to marry her partner in the near future and said she had been "straightforward" with Mrs May about her concerns .