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#brunei

# brunei - Monday 6 May, 2019

Brunei's ruler says death by stoning law for gay sex will not be enforced

Responding to the announcement, rights groups said it didn’t really change anything and didn’t go far enough.

# brunei - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Attorney General postpones trip to Brunei-owned hotel hit with protests over anti-gay laws

Brunei’s has adopted harsh new sharia laws, including the death penalty for gay sex.

# brunei - Saturday 6 April, 2019

Ireland revises travel advice to Brunei after harsh sharia laws are implemented

The new laws include death by stoning for adultery and gay sex, and amputation of hands and feet for thieves.

# brunei - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

'A human rights pariah': Brunei implements death by stoning for gay sex and adultery

The laws will make Brunei the first country in East or Southeast Asia to have a sharia penal code at the national level.

# brunei - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Elton John joins call for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels

The nine hotels mentioned are located in the US, Britain, France and Italy.

# brunei - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

'Appalling': Brunei to impose death by stoning for gay sex and adultery

The new law is due to come into effect next Wednesday.

# brunei - Thursday 24 December, 2015

The Sultan of Brunei has cancelled Christmas

Christmas has been banned in the tiny kingdom in a shift towards hardline Islamic law.

# brunei - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From The42 Roy O'Donovan was let go by his last club for pissing off the crown prince of Brunei PhotoGate

Roy O'Donovan was let go by his last club for pissing off the crown prince of Brunei

The Corkman had been playing under former Blackburn manager Steve Kean at DPMM FC.

# brunei - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Hollywood stars boycott Beverly Hills Hotel over Brunei ownership

The Sultan of Brunei introduced sharia laws that mean stoning for people found guilty of adultery and homosexuality.

# brunei - Monday 26 August, 2013

The Sultan of Brunei's plane is in Dublin, but why?

One of three planes owned by one of the world’s wealthiest men touched down in Dublin yesterday, but nobody is entirely sure for what reason.

# brunei - Monday 19 March, 2012

From The42 Hopes for Saudi Arabia's female athletes after Olympic talks progress London 2012

Hopes for Saudi Arabia's female athletes after Olympic talks progress

Saudi Arabia is one of three countries that has never included women in its Olympic teams, along with Qatar and Brunei.

# brunei - Sunday 17 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.