His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani The New Emir of Qatar. (VIDEOS)
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His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani The New Emir of Qatar. (VIDEOS)

Well, it is official.  The super awesome His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar has retired, err, stepped down as the Emir of Qatar.  So, who’s replacing  him?  His son… His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani. According to His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, via a press conference,  the reason for his abdication was pretty simple. … Continue reading

Her Highness Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel of Saudi Arabia Participates in a Plenary Session During the 2013 World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa (VIDEO)
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Her Highness Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel of Saudi Arabia Participates in a Plenary Session During the 2013 World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa (VIDEO)

On Sunday, May 26, 2013, Her Highness Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel of Saudi Arabia participated in the plenary session entitled, The Business Case for Gender Diversity, during the 2013 World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa. Click here to watch a video from today’s session. Continue reading

Her Imperial Majesty Shahbanou Farah Pahlavi, Empress of Iran, Attends the 4th Edition of Salon Art Monaco. (VIDEO)
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Her Imperial Majesty Shahbanou Farah Pahlavi, Empress of Iran, Attends the 4th Edition of Salon Art Monaco. (VIDEO)

Her Imperial Majesty Shahbanou Farah Pahlavi, Empress of Iran, was in Monaco on April 25, 2013, to attend the opening of the 4th Edition of the Salon Art Monaco held at the Grimaldi Forum. The purpose of Empress Farah’s attendance to this great four-day event was to oversee “…an exhibit and sale of artwork for … Continue reading

Blauw Bloed: The Royal News From This Past Week.  Plus, A Special Segment Regarding His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje. (VIDEO)
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Blauw Bloed: The Royal News From This Past Week. Plus, A Special Segment Regarding His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje. (VIDEO)

Here is this week’s edition of the great Dutch program, Blauw Bloed.  Besides covering the royal news from this past week the program also discusses His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje’s upcoming inauguration on April 30. Please click here to watch the show.   🙂 Photo courtesy of HKH/RVD Continue reading

His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani of Qatar Goes to Washington!
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His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani of Qatar Goes to Washington!

On the morning April 23, 2013, His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani of Qatar and his delegation arrived at the Naval Observatory for a quaint breakfast meeting with Vice President Joe Biden.  So what did they talk about over coffee and donuts you may ask?  Well, the usual of course: bilateral relations, international issues and … Continue reading

European Royals Attend Holy Mass for the Beginning of the Petrine Ministry of His Holiness Pope Francis. (VIDEOS)
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European Royals Attend Holy Mass for the Beginning of the Petrine Ministry of His Holiness Pope Francis. (VIDEOS)

On March 19, 2013, hundreds of thousands of faithful followers, government officials, various leaders from different faiths, and European royals attended the celebration of Holy Mass for the beginning of the Petrine Ministry of His Holiness Pope Francis at St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican. So which royals attended today’s fantastic inaugural Mass? Their Serene Highnesses Hereditary Prince Alois … Continue reading