Actor George Clooney. Photo: AFP

George Clooney calls for boycott of Brunei-owned hotels over gay sex death penalty

  • The nine hotels are located in the US, Britain, France and Italy
  • Homosexuality is already illegal in the sultanate, but it will now become a capital offence
Topic |   LGBTQ

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Actor George Clooney. Photo: AFP
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Hassanal Bolkiah, sultan of Brunei. Photo: EPA

Brunei to impose death by stoning for gay sex and adultery

  • Tiny sultanate will implement the harsh new penal code – which also prescribes amputation of a hand and foot for theft – next Wednesday
Topic |   Religion

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Hassanal Bolkiah, sultan of Brunei. Photo: EPA
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