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Imperial Household Agency     View
This official site "presents an introduction to the official duties and various public activities of Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress [of Japan]" and of the royal family. The site features a genealogy, brief biographies of current ro ...

The Blair Years: 1997-2007     View
Collection of stories and background material about Tony Blair, who in May 2007 announced his resignation as the British prime minister. Features news stories, reactions to Blair's departure and other opinion pieces, a timeline, statistics, photos, v ...

One Is Ready for One's Close-up     View
This September 2006 article discusses shifting attitudes in Britain about depictions of the royal family on screen. Describes BBC prohibitions in the 1940s of impressions of leading political figures, deference given to the royal family in the 1950s- ...,,1867061,00.html

Guardian Unlimited: The Blair Years     View
Special report on former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, who announced his retirement in May 2007. Features news stories, opinion, polls, photos, cartoons, and content on specific topics (such as social policy and foreign affairs) related to Blair ...

The Churchill Centre     View
This organization "foster[s] leadership, statesmanship, vision and courage among democratic and freedom-loving peoples worldwide, through the thoughts, words, works and deeds of Winston Spencer Churchill." The site includes a calendar of ev ...

Q&A: Taiwan's Election Dispute     View
News and analysis about the March 2004 re-election of President Chen Shui-bian, which came "just hours after he was shot during a campaign rally." Includes candidate profiles, stories about relations between Taiwan and China, and photo gall ...

World Leaders     View
This online directory lists rulers and heads of state and "includes as many governments of the world as is considered practical, some of them not officially recognized by the United States." Includes ambassadors to the United States, heads ...

Churchill and the Great Republic     View
This exhibit from the Library of Congress focuses on Winston Churchill's relationship with the United States. It begins with his early visit to the U.S. in 1895, followed by his marriage, then a more in-depth look at World War II, and his final visit ...

In Depth: Death of Milosevic     View
Compilation of news articles and analysis about the life and death (in March 2006) of Slobodan Milosevic, former president of Serbia and Yugoslavia, who "was being tried on charges of war crimes and genocide at the time of his death." Inclu ...

Diana Death a "Tragic Accident"     View
Collection of articles from December 2006 about "an official UK police inquiry into the [1997] Paris car crash which killed Princess Diana and Dodi Al Fayed [and that] has found no evidence the couple were murdered." Includes a link to the ...



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