How Saudi Arabia’s 79-year-old King Salman is shaking up the Middle East
The oil-rich kingdom is asserting a stronger role in the region amid fear of weakening support from the U.S. When King Salman became Saudi Arabia’s ruler this year, few people expected much change. He...
Emperor of Japan
Some (not all) of the many Emperors of Japan over the long history of the world's most ancient monarchy from its foundation to the present day.
History of Burma
Burma has an ancient royal history which has left behind many magnificent monuments across the country. The Konbaung dynasty, founded by King Alaungpaya in 1...
History of Burma
The history of Burma (Myanmar) covers the period from the time of first-known human settlements 13,000 years ago to the present day. The earliest inhabitants of recorded history were the Pyu who enter...
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Emperor of Japan
The Emperor of Japan is the head of the Imperial Family and is the ceremonial head of state of Japan's system of constitutional monarchy. According to the 1947 constitution, which dissolved the Empire...
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Kingdom of Nepal
The Kingdom of Nepal (Nepali: नेपाल अधिराज्य) was formed in 1768 by the unification of Nepal. Founded by King Prithvi Narayan Shah, a Gorkhali monarch, it existed for 240 years until the abolition...
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King of Saudi Arabia
The King of Saudi Arabia is Saudi Arabia's head of state and absolute monarch (i.e. head of government). He serves as the head of the Saudi monarchy — House of Saud. The King is called the Custo...
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Monarchy of Thailand
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List of Vietnamese monarchs
Below is a list of Vietnamese monarchs.
Some Vietnamese monarchs declared themselves kings (vua/vương) or emperors (hoàng đế). Imperial titles were used for both domestic and foreign affairs, exce...
How Saudi Arabia’s 79-year-old King Salman is shaking up the Middle East
The oil-rich kingdom is asserting a stronger role in the region amid fear of weakening support from the U.S. When King Salman became Saudi Arabia’s ruler this year, few people expected much change. He...
House of Al-Sabah
The House of Sabah (Arabic: آل صباح‎ Āl Sabah) is the ruling family of Kuwait. The family originated from the Utub federation.The Emir of Kuwait is a member of the House of Sabah who heads t...
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Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck
Princess Ashi Chimi Yangzom Wangchuck (born 10 January 1980) is a princess of Bhutan. She is the daughter of the 4th King of Bhutan Jigme Singye Wangchuck and Queen Mother Ashi Tshering Pem. She is a...
Royal Standard of Thailand
The Royal Standard of Thailand (Thai: ธงมหาราช) is the official flag of the King of Thailand. The standard was adopted in its present form in 1910 under King Vajiravudh (Rama VI). In 1979 the desi...
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