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Crown Princess of Japan’s judge father in The Hague retires

The father of Crown Princess Masako of Japan, Hisashi Owada, is retiring from his judgeship at the International Court of Justice in The Hague. In addition to Crown Princess Masako, he is also the father of twins Reiko and Setsuko by his wife, Yumiko Egashira. Hisashi Owada has been a member of the International Court of Justice in The Hague since 2003 and acted as its president between 2009…
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Spanish media report divorce of the King of Morocco and Princess Lalla Salma

KingMohammed VI of Morocco and his wife of 16 years, Princess Lalla Salma, are divorcing, according to Spanish media. It is possible that the divorce is already final. The news comes on the dayon which the couple would’ve celebrated their 16th wedding anniversary. There has been no official confirmation from the Department of Communication of the Royal Court. The King and…
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The entire Royal Family to attend Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey

The entire Royal Family will attend a Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey on 12th March to mark Commonwealth Day Her Majesty The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, will be accompanied by the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall, the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, the Duke of York, the Princess Royal, the Countess of Wessex, the Duchess of Gloucester and…
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Princess Mako of Japan's marriage to be postponed over "lack of preparation"

The wedding of Princess Mako of Akishino – the eldest granddaughter of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko – and her fiance, Kei Komuro, has been postponed until 2020 due to “lack of preparation.” The couple’s wedding date had been set for 4 November 2018, but the Princess said through the Imperial Household Agency that she “came to recognise the lack of time…
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