Princess Diana and Prince Charles, in November 1992. Picture: Reuters
Wee Kek Koon
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Reflections by Wee Kek Koon

Why imperial Chinese princesses were not as lucky as the late Lady Diana

The Princess of Wales retained several privileges following her divorce from Britain’s Prince Charles but in imperial China once an empress fell out of favour with the emperor she would be lucky to be alive

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Princess Diana and Prince Charles, in November 1992. Picture: Reuters
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