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What happens now that Japan’s emperor has abdicated the throne?

What happens now that Japan’s emperor has abdicated the throne?

The emperor's succession points to an increasingly modern Japan, and a stable and modern Japan has always been in Australia’s interests.

What republic? How Australian media lost its cool over Harry and Meghan.

What republic? How Australian media lost its cool over Harry and Meghan.

Meghan and Harry are on their way home but it wasn't just the tabloids getting in on the royal festivities.

The media frenzy over Harry and Meghan’s visit is just beginning

The media frenzy over Harry and Meghan’s visit is just beginning

Don't expect the media storm over the arrival of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, to subside any time soon.

Razer: the Duchess of Sussex is a breath of recycled air

Razer: the Duchess of Sussex is a breath of recycled air

The royal wedding is the latest in a long line of stunts to modernise the British throne, and it will benefit only the most fortunate.

Eddie’s erectile dysfunction ‘fake news’ … Mamamia deletes abortion article … Google’s strong result …

Eddie’s erectile dysfunction ‘fake news’ … Mamamia deletes abortion article … Google’s strong result …

Eddie Maguire has come out swinging against a fake online ad which claims he has created drug for erectile dysfunction with TV personality Dr Phil. And other media tidbits of the day.

Blimey! Will you Harry me?  … science fail … Triple J culture wars heat up …

Blimey! Will you Harry me?  … science fail … Triple J culture wars heat up …

The press has reacted with the restraint you'd expect to the news of Prince Harry's engagement, with front pages almost dedicated to the news.

Razer: yes, I love the Queen

Razer: yes, I love the Queen

Of course, a monarchy is ridiculous. But I can't help but love Queen Elizabeth.

We are not abdicating: Charles won’t be in charge for many years yet

We are not abdicating: Charles won’t be in charge for many years yet

Three European monarchs have abdicated in the last year or so, which got us wondering: could our Lilibet be next? Not on your life, writes freelance writer Dylan Barber.

Razer’s Class Warfare: Wills, Kate will never be royals — but they can be celebs

Razer’s Class Warfare: Wills, Kate will never be royals — but they can be celebs

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Sydney, and they will no doubt be on their blandest, most boringly dutiful behaviour. But that's not due to the dignity of their titles -- it's in opposition.

Are Wills and Kate worth it?

Are Wills and Kate worth it?

Crikey readers talk the upcoming visit from Prince William and Princess Shinyhair, plus why we should process our own refugees.