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Japan's Princess Mako marries after years of controversy

Japan's Princess Mako marries after years of controversy

Japan's Princess Mako married her university sweetheart on Tuesday, giving up her title in a union bereft of traditional extravaganza, with the couple reportedly planning a move to the United States.

Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal family

Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal family

Princess Mako is one of only four royal grandchildren. The other three are her younger sister, Kako, her brother, Hisahito, and Crown Prince Naruhito's daughter, Aiko.

Big guns primed for showdowns as 2nd week action begins

Big guns primed for showdowns as 2nd week action begins

Novak Djokovic will carry his bid for a second straight Wimbledon title into the second week today as he faces the big serve of South African Kevin Anderson.

Global financial inclusion drive gathers speed: Seetharaman

Global financial inclusion drive gathers speed: Seetharaman

Global push towards financial inclusion has been gaining strength, which is reflected on the rising bankable population...