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Newspaper polls show Japan’s government remains deeply unpopular despite a cabinet shake-up by Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda.
Christine Loh Kung-wai, an outspoken critic of Hong Kong environmental policy, was named undersecretary for the environment on Wednesday morning, amid a flurry of other appointments.
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Although politicians are some of the least respected people in South Korea, the temptation to become one seems very high at present.