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Japan's stocks on record winning streak after Abe's election victory

The Nikkei sees its longest-ever winning streak, posting its 15th straight day of gains. Investors seem reassured that Shinzo Abe's victory in Japan's snap election will bring economic stability and growth. We speak to Professor Seijiro Takeshita from the University of Shizuoka about what challenges lie ahead for the prime minister. Also today: we find out who invented the smiley.