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Brunei’s sultan returns Oxford degree after gay sex death penalty backlash

Oxford University said the sultan had decided to hand back the honorary degree on May 6.

Sarawak is conducting tests on White Rabbit candy after Brunei authorities found traces of pig gelatin in the sweet

Two ice-cream sellers in Brunei have already announced that they would stop selling their White Rabbit ice cream flavours.
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah waves to people as he passes in a procession to mark his golden jubilee of his accession to the throne in Bandar Seri Begawan October 5, 2017.

500 Rolls-Royces, $20,000 haircuts, and a 1,788-room palace: Everything we know about the lavish life of the Sultan of Brunei, who sparked outrage aft...

Once the world richest man, Hassanal Bolkiah has ruled Brunei since 1968 and, alongside his brother Prince Jefri, has given a new meaning to excess.

Brunei’s Sultan says the country will not execute anyone for having gay sex, but critics say it is ‘not enough’

"The power of activism can help create change, but the fight isn't over."
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah holds the arm of his son Prince Abdul Malik to bless Malik's new wife. The sultan ordered new anti-LGBT laws to preserve family values.

Brunei said people shouldn’t criticize its new law punishing being gay with death by stoning, because it will probably never use it

The laws aim to prevent homosexual acts rather than punishing them, Brunei's misison to Geneva said.
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei and his family. The sultan last week passed new laws to punish homosexuality with the death penalty by stoning.

The sultan of Brunei enacted new laws punishing homosexuality with death by stoning to clean up his image as a big-spending playboy, critics say

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei introduced new laws that would see gay people stoned to death, in a move to make the country more conservative.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth walks with Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah as they arrive at a a pageant to celebrate 200 years of Gurkha service to the British crown in London, 2015.

British military called on to strip the sultan of Brunei of honorary appointments awarded to him by the Queen, as backlash against new anti-LGBT laws ...

The Queen made Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah an honorary air chief marshal in the Royal Air Force and an admiral in the Royal Navy.
Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.

Here’s a list of everyone who is boycotting or cutting ties with Brunei after it introduced new laws to punish homosexuality with death by stoni...

Virgin Australia, The London Underground, STA Travel, and Queensland State have all made moves to address ties with Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.
Hotel Plaza Athenee, Paris,.

5-star hotels owned by the sultan of Brunei deleted their social media after an intense backlash over Brunei’s new law punishing homosexuality w...

George Clooney and Ellen DeGeneres called for a boycott on Brunei hotels like The Dorchester in London and Le Meurice in Paris.

Celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres and George Clooney are asking people to boycott these 9 luxury hotels after Brunei passed a law that will see it ston...

The Sultan of Brunei owns nine of the world's most luxurious hotels, including The Beverly Hills Hotel and The Dorchester on London's Park Lane.