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Cambodia cremates former king Sihanouk
Thousands gather in Phnom Penh to pay their final respects to the revered monarch who ruled the country for six decades.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 14:14 GMT
Huge crowds mourn Cambodia's former king
Hundreds of thousands fill streets of Pnom Penh to pay their final respects to Norodom Sihanouk, who died in October.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 10:52 GMT
Japan prince wants emperor 'age limit' debate
Prince Akishino, second in line to throne, says retirement may become necessary for emperors once they pass certain age.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 20:15 GMT
Japanese royal heir named
The first boy to be born into Japan's royal family in 41 years has been named Hisahito during a traditional ceremony at the Tokyo hospital where he was born.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2006 09:06 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
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The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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