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King Harald falls as he comes ashore for official visit to Denmark

King Harald of Norway has had a fall as he began his official visit to Denmark. As he was walking up some steps to greet his host, Queen Margrethe, the King of Norway tripped and fell. He quickly picked himself up again and laughed the incident off. King Harald joked with Queen Margrethe that he was showing his admiration for her by falling at her feet. The Danish monarch quickly replied…
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The royal focus on literature

What do Queen Camilla, Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands, and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway have in common? Their love of and passion for reading and their encouragement of others to get them to enter into a world that allows them to escape from the realities of…
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Two Kings, history and a common goal: sustainability and diplomacy at the centre of friendly visit

King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is undertaking a two-day working visit to Spain, focused on celebrating the 375th anniversary of establishing diplomatic ties between the two countries and their cooperation in the green transition.  For this, he was joined for some events by King Felipe of Spain, and the two of them showed the deep bond that is shared not only by the two countries but…
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King Harald and Queen Sonja's love story to be made into TV series

The enduring love story of King Harald and Queen Sonja is the subject of a new Norwegian television series. Viaplay and Paradox, two Norwegian production companies, announced the news last week, revealing that the as yet untitled series will follow their first meetings, the secret nine-year relationship they were forced to maintain due to Sonja’s commoner status and the run up to their 1968…
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A meeting of monarchs at Windsor Castle

King Charles III has welcomed King Philippe of the Belgians to Windsor Castle. His Majesty, along with Queen Camilla, received the Belgian monarch who was with his wife, Queen Mathilde of the Belgians. The royal reunion came just hours after King Philippe took the review at the Founder’s Parade at the Royal Chelsea Hospital. Embed from Getty Images The kings and queens posed for…
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