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What happened to the Iranian royals after the monarchy fell?

Today marks the 40th anniversary of the fall of the 2,500-year-old Persian monarchy. We are taking a look at what happened to the Iranian royals after the monarchy was officially deposed in the evening on this day in 1979. The monarch in Iran was the Shah, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, who was married to Empress Farah. The Shah had four children with the Empress (Crown Prince Reza…
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Luxembourg

Princess Tessy attends HIV/AIDS summit in London

Yesterday, Tessy Antony, Princess of Luxembourg attended the first annual HIV/AIDS summit in London “The AIDSfree Cities Global Forum” at The Conduit in Mayfair where she implored people to “get engaged” in the fight against HIV/AIDS. HIV/AIDS is an important subject for Her Royal Highness and her home country. It is important to note that Luxembourg is a major funder of…
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International royals

New Malaysian king elected

A new king has been elected in Malaysia after the shocking abdication of King Sultan Muhammad V, 49, who resigned earlier this month, after only two years on the throne. This was the first time a Malaysian monarch abdicated instead of completing his five year tenure on the…
Thailand

Thai King to finally be crowned in May

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn, 66, will finally have his coronation ceremony in May of this year. The Royal Household Bureau made the announcement yesterday saying the coronation and celebration festivities would take place from 4 May through 6 May. His Majesty will be crowned in a ceremony on 4 May with a celebration procession the following day. The 5th of May will also see a…
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Taking a peek at the collective 2018 royal Christmas greetings

As it is Christmas Eve, let us take a look at the royal Christmas greetings sent out by the royals this year. In Britain, Clarence House released this year’s Christmas card featuring a summer picture taken by Hugo Burnand in the garden of Clarence House. Embed from…
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Give the gift of True Royalty this Christmas

True Royalty TV, the Netflix for Royal watchers, is now offering a gifting service Not sure what to give your friends and family this Christmas? Why not give them a taste of the regal life with True Royalty TV, which has launched its annual subscription gifting service just…
The Kents

Princess Alexandra returns to work following an eleven-week absence after breaking her arm

Princess Alexandra returned to royal duties this week after an eleven-week absence following an accident in which she broke her arm. The Queen’s cousin attended the Winter Graduation Ceremony at the House of St Barnabas in London on Wednesday. The 81-year-old royal broke her arm a few months ago and was told to rest by doctors. As a result of her injury, Princess Alexandra was forced to…
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