European RoyalsFeatures

In photos: A look at royal engagement rings

As Princess Beatrice has announced her engagement to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi and revealed her gorgeous diamond engagement ring, we are taking a look at some of the other royal engagement rings presented over the years. The most famous royal engagement ring is, of course, the one once worn by Diana, Princess of Wales which now sits on the Duchess of Cambridge’s left ring finger. It was made…
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British RoyalsThe Sussexes

In pictures: Diana's 1997 trip to Angola

As the Duke of Sussex prepares to walk in his mother’s footsteps today in Angola, we are taking a look back in photos to when the late Diana, Princess of Wales made history. She was there to campaign for a global ban on mines. Diana travelled to Angola and walked through a mine-invested field, only protected by a helmet and bullet-proof vest. She met with those who had been impacted by…
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The Netherlands

Queen Máxima celebrates 10 years as UNSGSA at General Assembly in New York

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands celebrates 10 years as the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development (UNSGSA). Today, the anniversary will coincide with a side event at the 74th UN General Assembly focusing on inclusive finance at 16.30 New York time. The meeting today will discuss results over the past ten years in the area and look to…
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King of Jordan addresses UN General Assembly

King Abdullah II of Jordan addressed the UN General Assembly’s 74th session yesterday in New York City. The King focused on Palestine, saying that the continued occupation of the territory is a moral tragedy. “No occupation, no displacements, no acts of…
The Sussexes

Meghan talks about baby Archie on day two in South Africa

The Duchess of Sussex is one proud mother (as she should be), and she’s spoken a lot about her bundle of joy during her first two days in South Africa with husband, the Duke of Sussex. While enjoying afternoon tea with residents of the Bo Kaap area of Cape Town, Meghan spoke of her and Harry’s almost five-month-old son, Archie Harrison. Archie keeps his parents’ attention…
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