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King Felipe VI visits Operations Command to thank Spain's Armed Forces for help with the coronavirus crisis

King Felipe VI honoured the efforts of Spain’s Armed Forces to keep the nation safe from Covid-19 on Friday when he visited Operations Command at Retamares Base in Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid. The Spanish king, wearing army fatigues, a mask, and gloves, was accompanied by the Minister of Defense, Margarita Robles and the Chief of Defense Staff, General of the Air, Miguel Ángel…
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Royals and selfies

Selfies are ever-present in our lives. They are constantly uploaded on social media, and more than likely you’ve either taken a selfie yourself or know someone who has. It’s the ‘go-to’ form of photos for Generation Z and even the generations before them. Some royal families have a no selfie rule (the Duchess of Sussex once said they weren’t allowed to do selfies…
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Crown Prince Haakon continues to stay busy while hosting video conference with three cleaning workers

Crown Prince Haakon has, over the last few weeks, held several video conferences and video meetings with the authorities and other occupations who are heavily affected by the coronavirus. On Tuesday, the Crown Prince was briefed via video on the working life of three cleaners during the COVID-19 pandemic. His Royal Highness started the conference by saying: “The work you do in hospitals, in…
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Denmark

Prince Christian's confirmation is postponed

In her traditional new year’s speech, Queen Margrethe II announced that Prince Christian, second in line to the Danish throne, would be confirmed in 2020. The Royal Court later confirmed that the Prince was set to be confirmed during the spring of 2020. Now the Royal Court…
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Royal style roundup: March 2020

Kristin Contino, Chief Reporter My first choice is the Vampire’s Wife ‘Falconetti’ dress Kate wore on the first day of the Ireland tour. Described by the brand as “fabricated from iridescent emerald silk metallic chiffon,” this was the perfect cocktail outfit for a reception at the Guinness storehouse. Embed from Getty Images And later in the month, we had…
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