ICYMI: Queen Rania meets with women from Abbadi tribe

Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan met with women from the Abbadi tribe on 30 September in Amman’s Al Mu’tamed bin Abbad Charitable Society. Upon arrival, she was welcomed by Nashmiyat Bani Abbad group’s founder, Dr Mervat Mheirat; the president of the society, Dr Abed Al Ghani Al Nahar; and its vice president, Ibrahim Al Mheirat. Queen Rania thanked the Al Mu’tamed bin…
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The Netherlands

Just like us! Working Queen Máxima gets a call from daughter wanting permission to attend event

Queen Máxima is like any other working mother. While attending events overseas for her role as the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA), the Queen received a call from one of her daughters who wanted to attend an event. Máxima gave permission, but since she was out of the country, she told her daughter that she was going to have to get…
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The Yorks

Who is Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi? A look at Princess Beatrice's future husband

With the recent news that Princess Beatrice is engaged to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, we are taking a look at Beatrice’s fiancé. Edoardo Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi was born on 19 November 1983 to British-Italian Count Alessandro “Alex” Mapelli-Mozzi and Nikki Williams-Ellis. His father is from an Italian noble family giving him the style of ‘Count’ which he does not use…
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Saudi Arabia

Personal bodyguard of King Salman of Saudi Arabia killed in personal dispute

King Salman of Saudi Arabia’s personal bodyguard, named as Maj. Gen. Abdulaziz Al-Fagham, was killed in a personal dispute on Saturday night. The bodyguard was shot dead at a property in Jeddah by a friend after a “personal dispute,” according to the state news agency. No further details were given regarding the incident. Saudi state television tweeted the news saying…
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