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DTN News: Japan Top Stories / Headlines News (Images) Dated December 17, 2012
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Japan's conservatives win landslide victory - ‎2 hours ago‎
Japan's conservative Liberal Democratic Party(LDP) has won a landslide victory in the election for parliament's lower house, according to TV exit polls, returning to power after a three-year-hiatus with ex-prime minister Shinzo Abe at the helm.

Conservative party favored as Japan voting begins

Yahoo! News (blog) - ‎18 hours ago‎
Associated Press/Itsuo Inouye - Japan's main opposition Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) President Shinzo Abe speaks during a campaign rally for the Dec. 16 parliamentary elections in Kawaguchi, near Tokyo, Saturday, …more Dec. 15, 2012.

Conservative LDP wins landslide in Japan - ‎3 hours ago‎
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's conservative Liberal Democratic Partyreturned to power in a landslide election victory Sunday after three years in opposition, exit polls showed, signaling a rightward shift in the government that could further heighten tensions ...

Exit polls point to Conservative LDP win in Japan election

CTV News - ‎5 hours ago‎
TOKYO -- The main opposition Liberal Democratic Party won a clear majority in Japanese parliamentary elections Sunday, media exit polls showed, signaling a rightward shift in the government that could further heighten tensions with rival China.

Japan PM Noda likely to quit as Democratic Party leader: NHK

Chicago Tribune - ‎6 hours ago‎
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda is likely to quit as leader of the Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) after the ruling party was trounced in a national election on Sunday, public broadcaster NHK quoted a party executive as saying.

Platforms of key parties in Japan's election

Denver Post - ‎Dec 15, 2012‎
The party says it would deepen its alliance with the U.S. and reform politics to restore public trust. The Democratic Party backsJapan's participation in the U.S.-backed Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, a region-wide free-trade initiative, to help ...

Voting begins in Japaneseelections

Belfast Telegraph - ‎17 hours ago‎
Still, many voters remained undecided, reflecting a lack of enthusiasm for any party and bewilderment over a host of new parties that have sprung up.

Japan's LDP set for big win in Sunday election: polls

Yahoo! News (blog) - ‎Dec 13, 2012‎
Reuters/Reuters - Japan's main opposition LiberalDemocratic Party's (LDP) leader and former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a speech during a campaign for the December 16 lower house election in Ageo, north …more of Tokyo December 11, 2012.

Japan Votes To Elect Lower House Of Parliament

RTT News - ‎10 hours ago‎
The ruling Democratic Party of Japan has 267 candidates in the running with the Liberal Democratic Party having 338 contestants in the fray.

Japan votes in poll likely to eject ruling party - The West Australian

The West Australian - ‎15 hours ago‎
Media surveys show the Liberal Democratic Party on course for a convincing victory in the lower-house election, with the Democratic Party of Japanled by Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda set to be ousted in the race for the premiership. Some opinion polls ...

LOWER HOUSE ELECTION 2012 / LDP seen maintaining momentum

The Daily Yomiuri - ‎Dec 14, 2012‎
While the Democratic Party of Japan has been catching up in some single-seat constituencies, the situation surrounding the ruling party is harsh, as some incumbent Cabinet ministers are facing uphill battles, according to the survey.

Japan's conservative LDP projected to win landslide | News | DW.DE | 16.12.2012

Deutsche Welle - ‎6 hours ago‎
Public broadcaster NHK predicted that the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) would win between 275 and 310 seats in the legislature, compared with just 55-77 seats for Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda'sDemocratic Party of Japan. It said it based these ...

Japanese voters go to the polls | World news |

The Guardian - ‎7 hours ago‎
An 11th-hour plea to voters by the prime minister, Yoshihiko Noda, to turn their backs on the LDP's "old-style politics" was unlikely to save hisDemocratic party of Japan (DPJ) from a crushing defeat. Some polls suggest the LDP, along with its...

Japan election: Shinzo Abe and LDP in sweeping win - exit poll

BBC News - ‎5 hours ago‎
The conservative Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) of Shinzo Abe has won the Japanese election, exit polls predict. The LDP, which enjoyed almost 50 years of unbroken rule until 2009, is projected to have an overall majority in the new parliament.

Japanese voters confused by more than a dozen parties competing in ... - Newser

Newser - ‎Dec 13, 2012‎
In this Dec. 7, 2012 photo, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda of the ruling Democratic Party of Japan waves during his parliamentary elections campaign in Tokyo.

The Associated Press: Nationalist Shinzo Abe is likely Japan's next PM

The Associated Press - ‎3 hours ago‎
WAKO, Japan (AP) - The Liberal Democratic Party's victory inJapan's parliamentary election Sunday virtually ensures that Shinzo Abe, who resigned as prime minister for health reasons in 2007 after just a year in office, will get a second chance to ...

Japan's Main Opposition Party Set for Big Gains, Polls Show

Wall Street Journal - ‎Dec 6, 2012‎
TOKYO—Japan's main opposition LiberalDemocratic Party appears set to sweep back to power in the Dec. 16 general election with a solid majority, surveys showed, a result that would reinstall security hawk and monetary-policy dove Shinzo Abe as prime ...

Japanese conservatives stage dramatic electoral comeback | World news ...

The Guardian - ‎5 hours ago‎
The governing Democratic party of Japan [DPJ] is expected to suffer a heavy defeat, three years after it ended the LDP's near-monopoly on power with a landslide victory at the last election.

NHK exit poll projects main opposition LDP to win majority of seats in Japan ...

Stamford Advocate - ‎6 hours ago‎
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda of the rulingDemocratic Party of Japan waves during a final day of parliamentary elections campaign in Tokyo, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012.

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