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Nazarbayev congratulates Prince Albert II on birth of twins

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a telegram to congratulate Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene on the birth of twins.

Nazarbayev congratulates Prince Albert II on birth of twins
Monaco welcomes birth of royal twins Gabriella and Jacques
Monaco welcomes birth of royal twins Gabriella and Jacques

Prince Albert II of Monaco and his wife Charlene welcomed their twin babies to the world, and announced that Jacques will be next in line to the throne.

Monaco welcomes birth of royal twins Gabriella and Jacques
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Nursultan Nazarbayev meets Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

Nursultan Nazarbayev has met the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Nursultan Nazarbayev meets Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi
Britain's Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip. ©Reuters/Suzanne Plunkett
Former aide to Britain's Prince Philip charged with sex abuse

The former personal assistant of Britain's Prince Philip has been charged with sexually abusing a girl while he was working for the royal family in the 1970s, prosecutors said.

Former aide to Britain's Prince Philip charged with sex abuse
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Prince George, 'style icon', to celebrate first birthday

Britain's Prince George celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday, capping a year in which the globetrotting infant became the trend-setting face of the modern royal family.

Prince George, 'style icon', to celebrate first birthday
King Felipe VI takes Spanish throne
King Felipe VI takes Spanish throne

King Felipe VI took the Spanish crown Thursday, setting the stage for celebrations in the flag-festooned capital a day after his father quit the throne with tears in his eyes.

King Felipe VI takes Spanish throne
Jordan's Prince Zeid al-Hussein. Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org
Jordanian prince becomes UN's next rights chief

The UN General Assembly Monday approved the nomination of Jordan's Prince Zeid al-Hussein as the next human rights chief, making him the first Muslim and Arab to hold the post.

Jordanian prince becomes UN's next rights chief
Spanish King Juan Carlos abdicates: PM
Spanish King Juan Carlos abdicates: PM

Spanish King Juan Carlos will abdicate in favour of his son Prince Felipe, the premier announced Monday, ending a 39-year reign that ushered in democracy but was later battered by royal scandals.

Spanish King Juan Carlos abdicates: PM
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Saudi prince killed endangered birds

A Saudi prince with a taste for the traditional sport of falconry illegally hunted 2,100 endangered birds while on holiday in Pakistan, officials said.

Saudi prince killed endangered birds
Prince Harry (C) with Maksut Zhumayev (L) and Director of Shymbulak resort (R). ©Tengrinews.kz
Shymbulak's Royal Weekend: exclusive

Prince Harry who was seen hitting the slopes at Shymbulak skiing resort with his girlfriend Cressida Bonas has spent three days in Almaty visiting local attractions and skiing.

Shymbulak's Royal Weekend: exclusive
Prince William's wife Kate dazzles in queen's diamonds
Prince William's wife Kate dazzles in queen's diamonds

Prince William's wife Catherine dazzled onlookers at a dinner for London's National Portrait Gallery on Tuesday with a diamond necklace borrowed from the queen.

Prince William's wife Kate dazzles in queen's diamonds
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Weird and wonderful world of British royal gifts revealed

A garden gnome, a chocolate royal coach and a falconry glove were among the gifts presented to Britain's royal household last year.

Weird and wonderful world of British royal gifts revealed
Spanish prince's star rises as monarchy stumbles
Spanish prince's star rises as monarchy stumbles

As Spain's royal family reels from scandals and its elderly king leans on crutches after numerous operations, one figure is standing tall, offering the monarchy hope: heir apparent Prince Felipe.

Spanish prince's star rises as monarchy stumbles
Future of British monarchy captured in official christening shots
Future of British monarchy captured in official christening shots

The first photographs in 120 years showing four generations of present and future British monarchs were released on Thursday, the day after the christening of Prince George, the newest member of the dynasty.

Future of British monarchy captured in official christening shots
Chubby Prince George shown off at royal christening
Chubby Prince George shown off at royal christening

Britain's baby Prince George was christened in a private ceremony on Wednesday, with his proud parents Prince William and Catherine giving the world a rare glimpse of the chubby three-month-old boy.

Chubby Prince George shown off at royal christening
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Marat Abilov©
Nazarbayev congratulates British royal family on birth of prince

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev sent a congratulatory telegram to the British royal family over birth of the crown prince.

Nazarbayev congratulates British royal family on birth of prince
Australia gifts Prince George a baby crocodile
Australia gifts Prince George a baby crocodile

Australia's tropical Northern Territory presented an unusual gift to Britain's new royal baby, Prince George, a crocodile.

Australia gifts Prince George a baby crocodile
Belgium throws giant party as Philippe ascends throne
Belgium throws giant party as Philippe ascends throne

Crown Prince Philippe ascended to the Belgian throne amid fanfare and festivity Sunday after his father Albert 11's abdicaton, and vowed to prevent the breakup of a nation split by language and history.

Belgium throws giant party as Philippe ascends throne
Qatar's Emir to transfer power to son: official sources
Qatar's Emir to transfer power to son: official sources

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, is expected to meet members of the royal family, with Qatari officials and diplomats saying a transfer of power to his son.

Qatar's Emir to transfer power to son: official sources
Britain's Prince Philip turns 92 in hospital
Britain's Prince Philip turns 92 in hospital

Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip will on Monday celebrate his 92nd birthday in the London hospital where is recovering from exploratory abdominal surgery.

Britain's Prince Philip turns 92 in hospital