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Prince William 'moved' by Australian flood stories

An 11-year-old whose brother sacrificed himself to make sure he was saved from raging floods today said his brother would have been proud of him as he met Prince William.

Prince William visits Australian cyclone-hit towns

Prince William has visited towns in northeastern Australia that were hit by a cyclone earlier this year.

Kate Middleton's risque dress fetches £78,000

The see-through dress which sparked Prince William's interest in Kate Middleton sold tonight for £78,000.

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Prince William witnessed firsthand the devastation caused by last month's earthquake in Christchurch, New Zealand.

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