This exhibition at the Royal Academy revels in the artist’s versatility

Campaign Diary: Putin’s regime is suffering from an old problem — imperial overreach

Professor Jeremy Black talks to Graham Stewart about the centuries-old military rivalry between China and Japan

The Tokyo games will be an uncomfortable charade

On the 50th anniversary of his public suicide, Nigel Jones reflects on the strange life and bizarre death of the Japanese writer Yukio Mishima

Shinzo Abe has led Japan to overcome its war guilt and emerge as a major global power