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Princess Märtha Louise's boyfriend deletes Instagram post after claiming he was a "hybrid of a space lizard"

Princess Märtha Louise of Norway, the daughter of King Harald and Queen Sonja, created great attention when she revealed that she was in love with the American Shaman Durek Verrett a couple of years ago. Again, the Princess’s American boyfriend has created controversy in Norway with a now-deleted Instagram post. Durek Verrett posted on Instagram Sunday, claiming that he is a reptile…
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King Harald celebrates local history

King Harald of Norway has always been interested in history. The King of Norway was present at the celebration of the National Association for Local History’s 100th anniversary on Friday afternoon. Local history is very popular in Norway, and more than 70,000…
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Queen Sonja reveals winner of her school award

Queen Sonja’s school prize for 2021 has been awarded to Sandnessjøen upper secondary school in the region of Nordland. The announcement came on September 30th 2021 during an audience with the jury at the Royal Palace in Oslo. During the audience, Queen Sonja…
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Norway’s Crown Prince Couple continue county visit

Crown Prince and Crown Princess visited Våler and Moss on their second day of the county trip to Østfold in the region of Viken. The Crown Prince started the day by meeting several of the village’s volunteers at Bergtunet. At the stands were the Scouts, Østfold model boat club and KNA Varna, who told about their work. The Bergtunet is a collection of older houses and objects, and…
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Behind the scenes of the latest State Visit planned for autumn

King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is to make his first State Visit to Norway. The royal courts in Oslo and Amsterdam announced that the King, along with Queen Maxima, will travel to Norway between November 9th and November 11th 2021. It will be the first Dutch State Visit to Norway in over a decade and the first time that King Harald and Queen Sonja have hosted such an event since the…
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Who is Princess Märtha Louise of Norway?

Born on 22 September 1971, Princess Märtha Louise is the elder child of King Harald and Queen Sonja. She was born at Rikshospitalet University Hospital in Oslo and was named after her paternal grandmother, Crown Princess Märtha, and her great-great-grandmother, Queen Louise. Embed from Getty Images Although her brother, Crown Prince Haakon, is younger, the constitutional amendment…
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