‘Conspiracy bill’ draws backlash in Japan over state powers

Japan’s lower house has approved a bill that allows authorities to punish those found guilty of planning serious crimes. It has been called the “conspiracy bill” by critics who worry the bill expanding state powers could be used to undermine basic civil …
( read original story …)


Related Post

Dr. Shigeaki Hinohara, Longevity Expert, Dies at (...
views 105
He was taken hostage in 1970 when Japanese Red Arm...
Yokohama and KaBOOM! to Build New Playground in We...
views 128
Yokohama Tire Corporation, in partnership with KaB...
Under 17 World Cup: Japan banking on Kubo magic ag...
views 80
GUWAHATI: Asian superpower Japan begin their Under...
Japan ex-minister warns resolving isles row with R...
views 99
it will lead to some resolution of the territorial...
Hong Kong and New York battle for IPO dominance
views 155
Tokyo and Copenhagen rounded out the top with $9.6...
Japan’s first nationwide survey of middle-aged hik...
views 47
The government has allocated ¥20 million from the ...
Pence views Japan’s missile defense with Nor...
views 66
TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence v...
Figureskating: Canada’s Osmond takes surpris...
views 75
NAGOYA, Japan (Reuters) - Canada’s Kaetlyn Osmond ...
SoftBank prepares for telecoms IPO, CEO aims for t...
views 61
TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp said on Wedn...
Latest Business News
views 77
Tennis-Japanese teen Osaka stuns Venus in Hong Kon...