Queen Elizabeth II’s love for the Corgi

Queen Elizabeth II's love for the Corgi

In 1933, when Princess Elizabeth was 7 years old, she wanted to adopt a Corgi when she saw that some of her friends had the breed. Queen Elizabeth II is known to love animals and is very fond of Corgi, …

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The Queen’s soft power unites the UK

The Queen's soft power unites the UK

When the Scots voted on separation from the UK in September 2014, Queen Elizabeth II’s role was severely challenged. At the time, Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Alex Salmond pledged that if voters supported leaving the United Kingdom, Queen Elizabeth …

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Chinese tycoons in Cambodia’s ‘casino capital’

Chinese tycoons in Cambodia's 'casino capital'

Some establishments and casinos in Sihanoukville, Cambodia’s “casino capital”, are related to Chinese tycoons wanted by Beijing authorities. The loosely regulated “casino cities” in Southeast Asia are seen as havens for human trafficking rings and online criminal activity. “Casino capital” …

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