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Amir to attend Japanese emperor's enthronement on Tuesday

Amir to attend Japanese emperor's enthronement on Tuesday

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived in Tokyo on Monday to participate in the enthronement ceremony of Emperor Naruhito of Japan.

Amir to attend Japanese emperor's enthronement ceremony

Amir to attend Japanese emperor's enthronement ceremony

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani left Doha on Sunday evening for Tokyo to participate in the enthronement ceremony of Emperor Naruhito of Japan, slated for Tuesday ...

Japan's new Emperor Naruhito greets public for first time

Japan's new Emperor Naruhito greets public for first time

Japan's new Emperor Naruhito greeted the public on Saturday for the first time since he ascended the Chrysanthemum throne earlier this week.

End of an era as Japan's emperor abdicates

End of an era as Japan's emperor abdicates

Emperor Akihito of Japan formally stepped down Tuesday, the first abdication for 200 years in the world's oldest monarchy, as his son Naruhito prepared to take the Chrysanthemum Throne and usher in a new imperial era.

Ten-day holiday period in Japan as emperor is set to abdicate

Ten-day holiday period in Japan as emperor is set to abdicate

A 10-day holiday period started in Japan on Saturday, also taking in Emperor Akihito's abdication this coming Tuesday.

Japan emperor to cede all public duties after abdication: prince

Japan emperor to cede all public duties after abdication: prince

Emperor Akihito will hand over all public duties to his heir after retiring in what will be Japan's first abdication in nearly two centuries, the monarch's younger son said ...