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#Monarchy

# monarchy - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Tapes of Princess Diana discussing her failed marriage to air next month
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Tapes of Princess Diana discussing her failed marriage to air next month

Jul 30th 2017, 4:20 PM 20,723 Views 34 Comments

Channel 4 has planned the broadcast for next month – but those who were close to Diana say the tapes will cause distress.

# monarchy - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Belgian King vs Burger King: Country's royal family outraged at fast food chain ad
# Choose Your Side
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# Choose Your Side

Belgian King vs Burger King: Country's royal family outraged at fast food chain ad

May 28th 2017, 10:36 AM 21,388 Views 32 Comments

An online ad asks users to choose between King Philippe or Burger King.

# monarchy - Monday 17 April, 2017

Prince Harry on how he eventually dealt with his feelings over Princess Diana's death
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# British Royalty

Prince Harry on how he eventually dealt with his feelings over Princess Diana's death

Apr 17th 2017, 10:30 AM 28,513 Views 63 Comments

“My way of dealing with it was sticking my head in the sand, refusing to ever think about my mum,” he said.

# monarchy - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Man beaten by mob for insulting Thai monarchy
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# Thailand

Man beaten by mob for insulting Thai monarchy

Oct 18th 2016, 8:22 AM 9,321 Views 14 Comments

Videos showing mob justice in Thailand come after the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej last week.

# monarchy - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Beloved Thai king, the world's longest-serving monarch, dies aged 88
# The King Is Dead
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# The King Is Dead

Beloved Thai king, the world's longest-serving monarch, dies aged 88

Oct 13th 2016, 1:11 PM 17,513 Views 55 Comments

It is a major test for the country’s generals, who seized power in 2014 vowing to restore stability after a decade of political chaos.

# monarchy - Monday 25 January, 2016

Australia's state leaders push to cut ties with Queen Elizabeth
# Break Away
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# Break Away

Australia's state leaders push to cut ties with Queen Elizabeth

Jan 25th 2016, 2:45 PM 16,025 Views 62 Comments

Almost all of Australia’s state and territory leaders have signed up in support of the country becoming a republic.

# monarchy - Monday 11 May, 2015

"I would love to have kids right now, but there's a process that one has to go through"
# Form An Orderly Queue
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# Form An Orderly Queue

"I would love to have kids right now, but there's a process that one has to go through"

May 11th 2015, 11:38 AM 25,864 Views 40 Comments

Prince Harry is looking for love, it seems.

# monarchy - Friday 10 April, 2015

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old
# Cat Drama
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# Cat Drama

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old

Apr 10th 2015, 6:15 AM 9,025 Views 8 Comments

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

# monarchy - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Scientists use modern forensics to find out which gory wound killed this English king
# Csi Leicester
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# Csi Leicester

Scientists use modern forensics to find out which gory wound killed this English king

Sep 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,008 Views 12 Comments

Three of his injuries had the potential to cause death quickly – two to the skull and one to the pelvis.

# monarchy - Monday 23 June, 2014

Queen Elizabeth is going to visit the set of Game of Thrones
# The Norn Iron Throne
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# The Norn Iron Throne

Queen Elizabeth is going to visit the set of Game of Thrones

Jun 23rd 2014, 7:59 AM 10,404 Views 37 Comments

The Queen will also meet with Martin McGuinness in a former prison.

# monarchy - Thursday 19 June, 2014

"Long live the king!": Spain says hello to its new head of state
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# Monarchy

"Long live the king!": Spain says hello to its new head of state

Jun 19th 2014, 9:56 PM 11,295 Views 22 Comments

The king promised an “honest and transparent” monarchy after scandals that dogged his father Juan Carlos in a Spain recovering from recession.

# monarchy - Sunday 15 June, 2014

King Juan Carlos is giving up his throne, but maybe not his immunity
# Abdication Crisis
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# Abdication Crisis

King Juan Carlos is giving up his throne, but maybe not his immunity

Jun 15th 2014, 2:55 PM 14,284 Views 28 Comments

That’s if the Government have anything to do with it.

# monarchy - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

"No more kings!" - Huge crowds gather to protest against the monarchy in Spain
# Down With The King
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# Down With The King

"No more kings!" - Huge crowds gather to protest against the monarchy in Spain

Jun 3rd 2014, 11:01 AM 16,922 Views 73 Comments

The protesters are calling for a vote on the future of the monarchy after the abdication of King Juan Carlos.

# monarchy - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Prince Charles compared Putin to Hitler. 'Unroyal behaviour' says the Russian President
# War Of Words
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# War Of Words

Prince Charles compared Putin to Hitler. 'Unroyal behaviour' says the Russian President

May 24th 2014, 4:09 PM 7,075 Views 88 Comments

Charles reportedly made the comment to a Polish woman, who had fled the Nazis as a child.

# monarchy - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

This is the first image of the royal couple and their new baby
# Royal Baby
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# Royal Baby

This is the first image of the royal couple and their new baby

Jul 23rd 2013, 7:16 PM 42,135 Views 176 Comments

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will soon leave the hospital in London with the new prince

Your Guide To Avoiding The Royal Baby Online
# BYE BYE BABY
From The Daily Edge
# BYE BYE BABY

Your Guide To Avoiding The Royal Baby Online

Jul 23rd 2013, 1:00 PM 11,115 Views 29 Comments

Quit your moaning.

WATCH: Man seems very confused about royal baby on Sky News
# Royal Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Baby

WATCH: Man seems very confused about royal baby on Sky News

Jul 23rd 2013, 9:29 AM 2,862 Views 2 Comments

If you only watch one thing related to the royal baby make it this video.

# monarchy - Monday 22 July, 2013

Third in line: Here's the new line of succession to the British throne
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# Monarchy

Third in line: Here's the new line of succession to the British throne

Jul 22nd 2013, 9:29 PM 38,991 Views 156 Comments

Prince William’s baby son follows him in the order, overtaking William’s younger brother Prince Harry at third in line to the throne.

# monarchy - Saturday 13 July, 2013

This 6-year-old boy is the future of Japan’s monarchy
# No Pressure
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# No Pressure

This 6-year-old boy is the future of Japan’s monarchy

Jul 13th 2013, 9:15 AM 18,142 Views 22 Comments

Prince Hisahito is the only boy in four decades to be born into the world’s oldest monarchy – and will one day by emperor of Japan.

# monarchy - Monday 4 February, 2013

Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists
# Dem Bones Dem Bones
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# Dem Bones Dem Bones

Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists

Feb 4th 2013, 1:31 PM 17,347 Views 52 Comments

The announcement by researchers at the University of Leicester was met with loud cheers at a press conference this morning.

# monarchy - Monday 28 January, 2013

Netherlands' Queen Beatrix to hand throne to eldest son
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# Netherlands

Netherlands' Queen Beatrix to hand throne to eldest son

Jan 28th 2013, 8:51 PM 13,540 Views 39 Comments

Beatrix, who turns 75 this week, will step down in April – on the same date that her mother stood down in 1980.

# monarchy - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Britain blocks publication of Prince Charles letters
# Royal Correspondence
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# Royal Correspondence

Britain blocks publication of Prince Charles letters

Oct 16th 2012, 8:59 PM 10,153 Views 10 Comments

The attorney general blocked the letters saying it could be difficult for Charles to fulfil his duties as king if they are released.

# monarchy - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

VIDEO: DJ Prince Charles hits the decks, spins some tunes
# Fresh Prince
From The Daily Edge
# Fresh Prince

VIDEO: DJ Prince Charles hits the decks, spins some tunes

May 23rd 2012, 12:03 PM 2,074 Views 17 Comments

BOOM, SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE THE ROOM.

# monarchy - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

VIDEO: European royal diamond sold for €7.6m at auction
# Le Beau Sancy
From The Daily Edge
# Le Beau Sancy

VIDEO: European royal diamond sold for €7.6m at auction

May 16th 2012, 1:32 PM 3,017 Views 4 Comments

Extraordinary jewel has had a rich history passing through royal families in France, the Netherlands, England and Prussia since the 17th century.

# monarchy - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Thai man imprisoned over anti-royal family texts dies in prison
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# Thailand

Thai man imprisoned over anti-royal family texts dies in prison

May 8th 2012, 5:07 PM 6,547 Views 18 Comments

The 62-year-old grandfather, who was suffering from cancer, was handed a 20-year sentence for ‘insulting the morachy’ via text message.

# monarchy - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Monaco prince hospitalised after brawl in New York bar
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# Brawl

Monaco prince hospitalised after brawl in New York bar

Feb 21st 2012, 8:44 AM 5,860 Views 12 Comments

The 24-year-old prince, the son of Princess Caroline of Monaco, was briefly hospitalised after the brawl.

# monarchy - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee
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From The Daily Edge
# Shindig

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee

Jan 18th 2012, 1:46 PM 2,591 Views 24 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th anniversary of her coronation this year and our neighbours are not keeping the celebrations low-key.

# monarchy - Friday 28 October, 2011

"Outdated" succession law set to be changed
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# Commonwealth

"Outdated" succession law set to be changed

Oct 28th 2011, 1:19 PM 651 Views 19 Comments

A change in succession laws in Commonwealth countries means male heirs no longer can take the throne ahead of their older sisters.

# monarchy - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe
# Etiquette
From The Daily Edge
# Etiquette

Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe

May 10th 2011, 11:09 AM 3,324 Views 4 Comments

So our national tourism board got the British royal etiquette wrong – but how easy is it to know how to greet a monarch? We look at international royal meet ‘n’ greet customs.

# monarchy - Friday 29 April, 2011

Slideshow: The world watches the royal wedding
# Royal Wedding
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# Royal Wedding

Slideshow: The world watches the royal wedding

Apr 29th 2011, 8:53 PM 2,641 Views 13 Comments

Billions of people watched the British royal wedding today – from Kabul to Novia Scotia.