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Top Quotes on 70th Anniversary of Hiroshima Day

On 6 August 1945, at 8:10am, the US B-29 bomber Enola Gay dropped Little boy, a 16-kiloton atomic bomb, on Hiroshima, killing more than 70,000 people in an instant. Today the residents in the Japanese city of Hiroshima are commemorating the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb being dropped by a US aircraft. Atomic bombing in Hiroshima and Nagasaki ...

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Japan Elections: Ruling coalition LDP Romps Home, PM Abe Thanks Voters

Despite adverse predictins, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has romped home with a two-third majority in elections held in view of renewed “recession” and the so-called Abenomics or his strategy to counter the downtrend in the country’s economy. The Sunday poll showed Shinzo Abe’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP)-led ruling coalition getting two-thirds of the seats in the lower house of ...

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