Japanese Emperor Meiji Current Affairs - 2020

Yoshihide Suga to succeed Shinzo Abe as Prime Minister of Japan

On September 16, 2020, Yoshihide Suga was elected as the new prime minister of Japan after Shinzo Abe resigned. Background The longest serving Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe resigned in August 2020 due to health reasons. He was first elected to the Diet of Japan in 1996. Diet of Japan Diet is the bicameral Read More…

Japan’s 2nd Highest National Award conferred to Shyam Saran

Former Indian Foreign Secretary Shyam Saran is selected for Japan’s Second Highest National Award called ‘The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star’. Key Highlights The Government of Japan recently announced in its 2019 Spring Imperial Decorations, that it will confer the 72-year-old Former foreign secretary Shyam Saran, ‘The Order of the Rising Read More…