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Bhutan celebrates birthday of 'Dragon King'
Bhutan celebrates birthday of 'Dragon King'

The tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan on Friday celebrated the birthday of its revered "Dragon King" in a swirl of colourful dances and traditional music.

Bhutan celebrates birthday of 'Dragon King'
Komodo dragon. Photo courtesy of animals.nationageographic.com
Komodo dragon dies at Indonesia's "death zoo"

A three-year-old komodo dragon has died at an Indonesian zoo infamous for scores of animal deaths.

Komodo dragon dies at Indonesia's "death zoo"
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Scientists apologise for failing to make girl a dragon

Australia's national science agency issued a rare apology to a seven-year-old girl for not being able to make her a fire-breathing dragon, blaming a lack of research into the mythical creatures.

Scientists apologise for failing to make girl a dragon
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Taiwan births hit nine-year high in Year of Dragon

Taiwan said Wednesday that the number of newborns reached a nine-year high of 234,599 last year during the auspicious Year of the Dragon.

Taiwan births hit nine-year high in Year of Dragon

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