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“Charles’ history is cause for concern”

We can all agree the monarchy is a iconic British symbol recognised across the world. The Queen is 92, and her portrait features on all our coins and all our stamps. But is it time for a change? The possibility of having Prince Charles as our next monarch is a conundrum. His political campaigns and…

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Thai King Bhumibol dies

After 70 years of reigning, Thailand’s King Bhumibol, the longest reigning active monarch, died on 13th October after a series of health issues that kept him away from public events for nearly a year. King Bhumibol Adulyadej, 88, fought against several illnesses during the last few years, including hydrocephalus, and remained in hospital for much…