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# Sultan of Brunei

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# dorchester hotel
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.
# Grinch
The Sultan of Brunei has cancelled Christmas
Christmas has been banned in the tiny kingdom in a shift towards hardline Islamic law.
# Sultan of Wings
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.