On January 28, 2013, His Majesty King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck of Bhutan met with Mr. Rahul Gandhi, the Vice President of the Indian National Congress at the Taj Palace in New Delhi, India. His Majesty also met with General Bikram Singh, Chief of the Army Staff. Click here to view photos.
Their Royal Highnesses Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie of Luxembourg visited Doneck Euroflex in Grevenmacher on January 28, 2013. According to the Cour Grande-Ducale the royal couple were “… given a tour of the facility, attended a presentation of the various activities by company, and attended a reception…” held in their honor.
Here is the inauguration of Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands on April 30, 1980 at he Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam.
With Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands announcing her abdication in favor of her son and heir, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje, today I believe now is the time to post old videos of the abdications of the late Queen Wilhelmina and the late Queen Juliana.
On January 28, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden visited the National Museum in Stockholm to inaugurate the project, Möten med Minnen (Meetings with Memories). According to the Swedish royal court and AlzheimerFonden, this unique project collaborates with: “…museums around Sweden to help them create custom applications with interactive views of people with dementia and… Read More Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden Visits the National Museum in Stockholm.
His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan will travel to Bahrain on January 29, 2013, to met with His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa to discuss “… bilateral relations and the latest development in the region…” according to the Jordan News Agency. His Majesty will then travel to Kuwait on Wednesday, January 30, 2013,… Read More His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan to Visit Bahrain and Kuwait. Plus, Other News.
On January 28, 2013, His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan officially opened the ordinary DIET session in the upper house of parliament. Please click here for more information about today’s opening from the Mainichi Daily News.
On the evening of January 28, 2013, at the Paleis Huis ten Bosch, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands announced that she will abdicate the throne in favor of her son and heir, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje. Her Majesty’s pre-recorded message, which was shown and heard on Dutch television and radio,… Read More Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Abdicates the Throne! (VIDEO)