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  1. India, Brunei agree to boost defence ties; sign 3 agreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Vice President Hamid Ansari with Sultan of Brunei, Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah at a meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei on Tuesday. PTI Vice President Hamid Ansari with Sultan of Brunei, Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah at a meeting in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei on Tuesday.

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  2. Vice president meets sultan of BruneiRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... nation's capital Bandar Seri Begawan. "A bond of friendship with Brunei. VP Ansari meets Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah and Crown Prince Al Muhtadee Billah," external affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup tweeted along with photographs. Ansari ...

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  3. Why Hamid Ansari is visiting tiny BruneiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Rediff.com

    ... in the past showing Brunei's commitment to build strong ties with India. In 1992, the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, paid a State visit to India at the invitation of then prime minister P V Narasimha Rao. The next bilateral visit took place in ...

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  4. Ansari Arrives in Brunei, to Hold Talks on Key IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Outlook

    ... and Prem Das Rai along with senior officials. In Bandar Seri Begawan, Ansari will hold talks with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Billah tomorrow on issues of bilateral and multilateral significance including cooperation in civil aviation, space, trade ...

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  5. Vice president leaves on Brunei, Thailand visitRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | Nerve News

    ... in 50 years to Thailand. During his visit to Brunei from February 1 to 3, he will meet the Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah. Brunei has become an important partner and ally for India in the Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations), Anil ...

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  6. Ansari Embarks on Five-Day Visit to Brunei, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | Outlook

    ... Chaudhary, four MPs and senior officials. In Bandar Seri Begawan, Ansari will hold talks with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Billah tomorrow on issues of bilateral and multilateral significance including civil aviation, space, trade and investment, ...

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  7. Hamid Ansari on 5-day visit to Brunei, Thailand from tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | India.com

    ... Affairs Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary, four MPs and senior officials.Ansari will hold talks with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah and Billah on issues of bilateral and multilateral significance, including civil aviation, space, trade and investment, ...

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  8. Hamid Ansari to visit Brunei, ThailandRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    ... in 50 years to Thailand. During his visit to Brunei from February 1 to 3, he will meet the Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, secretary (east) in the external affairs ministry, Anil Wadhwa, said at a media briefing here. "Brunei has become an ...

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  9. NY Times Mismatches Headline And Text To Remain On MessageRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | JustOneMinute

    ... fairy lights and Christmas trees which once brightened their facilities by year's end. The almighty Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, one of the richest men in the world, announced last year the gradual introduction of Islamic law (Sharia) Forward providing ...

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  10. Christmas ban to be strictly enforced in Brunei after sharia law introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | ABC News

    There are no tinsel-laden trees or Santa hats this year in the oil-rich sultanate of Brunei, where Christmas celebrations have been banned under a recent shift towards hardline Islamic law. Imams warned this month that a ban on Christmas would be strictly enforced for fear Muslims could be led astray The all-powerful Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, one of the world's richest men, announced last year he would push ahead with the introduction of sharia law , eventually including tough penalties such as death by stoning and severed limbs.

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  11. Moderate Muslim Nation Bans ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2015 | Jawa Report

    The super-rich ruler of Brunei has told residents of his country that if they plan on celebrating Christmas, they could face up to five years in jail. In fear the the religious holiday will affect the faith of its country, the tiny oil-rich nation's Sultan, Hassanal Bolkiah, has banned the public celebration of Christmas.

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  12. Sultan of Brunei Bans Christmas CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | News Max

    ... 430,000 located on the island of Borneo is at least 65 percent Muslim and Sharia has been instituted by Hassanal Bolkiah, the sultan of Brunei. No public displays of Christmas decorations are allowed, nor are the singing of Christmas carols. ...

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  13. Sultan of Brunei Threatens Muslims Who Celebrate Christmas With Up to ...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Scared Monkeys

    ... In fear the the religious holiday will affect the faith of its country, the tiny oil-rich nation's Sultan, Hassanal Bolkiah, has banned the public celebration of Christmas. While non-Muslims are allowed to celebrate the holiday within their own ...

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  14. Brunei absolute monarchy bans ChristmasRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Dear Kitty

    Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has prohibited celebrating Christmas in the strict Islamic statelet Brunei on Borneo . Muslims who are caught decorating a Christmas tree , wearing a Santa hat , singing carols or eating Christmas bread risk a prison sentence of five years, media on Borneo report.

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  15. In Brunei, wearing a Santa hat could land you in jailRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... event, while conservative Saudi Arabia requires that all Christian celebrations remain private. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has ruled Brunei as an absolute monarch since 1967. Bolstered by exports of crude oil and natural gas, he leads a lavish life: ...

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  16. Thinking of wearing a Santa hat in Brunei? You'll spend a not-so-holly, jolly Christmas in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | National Post

    ... event, while conservative Saudi Arabia requires that all Christian celebrations remain private. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has ruled Brunei as an absolute monarch since 1967. Bolstered by exports of crude oil and natural gas, he leads a lavish life: ...

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  17. Merry Christmas, BruneiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... that citizen boycotts of the products of a certain nation could open the individuals up to litigation. Hassanal Bolkiah, the sultan of Brunei , is known as an international playboy who is bound and determined to drag his nation back into the 7th ...

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  18. Celebrating Christmas 'Excessively and Openly' Could Lead ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... the Christian holiday "excessively and openly" could move Muslims away from their faith. Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah signs a book at the National War Memorial on March 26, 2013, in Wellington, New Zealand. (Hernie Othman-Pool/Getty Images) The ...

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  19. One Muslim country banns Christmas Day...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... ng carols, wearing Santa Claus outfits or doing anything related to Christmas is against the Islamic faith. Hassanal Bolkiah is the 29th and current Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei.

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  20. Another Royal Greasebag Speaks Out for Peaceful IslamRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Daily Pundit

    ... In fear the the religious holiday will affect the faith of its country, the tiny oil-rich nation's Sultan, Hassanal Bolkiah, has banned the public celebration of Christmas. But won't all this do is provoke more Christians to join violent ... 1 comment