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The world's longest-reigning monarchs

Who's the world's longest-lasting rulers? Five monarchs who have stood the test of time.

Who's the world's longest-lasting rulers? Five monarchs who have stood the test of time.

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UK Royals enjoy children's party in Canada

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their tour of Canada by participating in a children’s event for military families in Victoria.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their tour of Canada by participating in a children’s event for military families in Victoria.

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Happy Birthday King Carl XVI Gustaf

In Stockholm, crowds turned out in large numbers to celebrate the 70th birthday of Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf.

In Stockholm, crowds turned out in large numbers to celebrate the 70th birthday of Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf.

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Sweden celebrates 70th birthday of King Carl XVI Gustaf

Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf may be young compared to Britain’s Queen Elizabeth – he’s 70, she’s just turned 90 – but he celebrated his birthday in

Sweden’s King Carl XVI Gustaf may be young compared to Britain’s Queen Elizabeth – he’s 70, she’s just turned 90 – but he celebrated his birthday in

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Beacons lit across UK to mark Queen's 90th birthday

Crowds of well-wishers lined the streets of Windsor in the United Kingdom on Thursday to wish Queen Elizabeth II a happy 90th birthday. Many had been

Crowds of well-wishers lined the streets of Windsor in the United Kingdom on Thursday to wish Queen Elizabeth II a happy 90th birthday. Many had been

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Prime ministerial trio praises Queen Elizabeth II

The Queen has gone through 12 prime ministers in all, Winston Churchill was her first, and has outlived all but four of them. Those that do are all

The Queen has gone through 12 prime ministers in all, Winston Churchill was her first, and has outlived all but four of them. Those that do are all

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Happy Birthday Ma'am! Queen Elizabeth's 90th as seen on Twitter

Euronews has selected various tweets and videos marking the 90th birthday of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. Many happy returns!! The birthday balloon

Euronews has selected various tweets and videos marking the 90th birthday of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. Many happy returns!! The birthday balloon

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Queen Elizabeth II turns 90 at Windsor

Britons, members of the Commonwealth, and well-wishers worldwide are celebrating the 90th birthday of her Majesty the Queen. The nation’s

Britons, members of the Commonwealth, and well-wishers worldwide are celebrating the 90th birthday of her Majesty the Queen. The nation’s

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Queen Elizabeth still going strong at 90

It was business as usual for Britain’s Queen Elizabeth who was out and about on the eve of her 90th birthday. She carried out two public engagements

It was business as usual for Britain’s Queen Elizabeth who was out and about on the eve of her 90th birthday. She carried out two public engagements

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Court stuns Spain by demanding Princess Cristina face trial

Spain’s Princess Cristina is to be the first ever member of the Spanish royals to go on trial after a court sensationally ruled she would have to

Spain’s Princess Cristina is to be the first ever member of the Spanish royals to go on trial after a court sensationally ruled she would have to

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Russia reopens Tsar Nicolas murder case

Russian investigators have exhumed the remains of the last Tsar Nicolas ll and his wife Alexandra, as part of a renewed investigation into their

Russian investigators have exhumed the remains of the last Tsar Nicolas ll and his wife Alexandra, as part of a renewed investigation into their

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Queen Elizabeth II becomes longest reigning British monarch

Queen Elizabeth II makes history today by becoming Britain’s longest reigning monarch. Elizabeth, who is 89, is also the nation’s oldest ever

Queen Elizabeth II makes history today by becoming Britain’s longest reigning monarch. Elizabeth, who is 89, is also the nation’s oldest ever

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Spanish royal couple resume state visit to France

The King and Queen of Spain were back in Paris on Tuesday after cutting short their state visit to France in March due to the Germanwings airplane crash in the Alps.

The King and Queen of Spain were back in Paris on Tuesday after cutting short their state visit to France in March due to the Germanwings airplane crash in the Alps.

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Belgian artist says she is former King Albert II's daughter

A Belgian artist who says she is the daughter of Belgium’s former King Albert II has asked a court to establish the identity of her biological

A Belgian artist who says she is the daughter of Belgium’s former King Albert II has asked a court to establish the identity of her biological

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Spain's new king starts reign with visit to sensitive Catalonia

Just a week into his reign, Spain’s new King Felipe VI has visited one of the country’s most politically sensitive regions, Catalonia. In his first

Just a week into his reign, Spain’s new King Felipe VI has visited one of the country’s most politically sensitive regions, Catalonia. In his first

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Spain's Princess Cristina faces corruption trial

A Spanish judge has called for Princess Cristina and her husband to stand trial on tax fraud and money laundering charges. The sister of

A Spanish judge has called for Princess Cristina and her husband to stand trial on tax fraud and money laundering charges. The sister of

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Spain's Prince Felipe promises devotion to public service

Spain’s Prince Felipe of Asturias has promised to serve his country in his first public address since his father King Juan Carlos announced his

Spain’s Prince Felipe of Asturias has promised to serve his country in his first public address since his father King Juan Carlos announced his

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Spanish abdication boosts republican cause

King Juan Carlos’ abdication announcement triggered demonstrations in several of Spain’s main cities on Monday night, all calling for a referendum on

King Juan Carlos’ abdication announcement triggered demonstrations in several of Spain’s main cities on Monday night, all calling for a referendum on

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King Juan Carlos of Spain to abdicate in favour of 'new generation'

King Juan Carlos of Spain has outlined the reasons behind his decision to abdicate in a live television address to his subjects. The King said he

King Juan Carlos of Spain has outlined the reasons behind his decision to abdicate in a live television address to his subjects. The King said he

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Royalty in question with Spain's Princess Cristina in court

Outside the court in Palma de Mallorca euronews correspondent Guillermo Gayo said, “The questioning of Princess Cristina before the judge as a

Outside the court in Palma de Mallorca euronews correspondent Guillermo Gayo said, “The questioning of Princess Cristina before the judge as a

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Spanish monarchy hits hard times

The new year in Spain is celebrated with the King offering traditional good wishes to the armed forces. This was the first official function Juan

The new year in Spain is celebrated with the King offering traditional good wishes to the armed forces. This was the first official function Juan

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Intimate christening for Britain's future King George

In an intimate gathering with just close relatives and friends, Britain’s Royal baby George has been christened. The intimate affair took place in

In an intimate gathering with just close relatives and friends, Britain’s Royal baby George has been christened. The intimate affair took place in

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Dutch Prince Friso dies 18 months after ski accident

Prince Johan Friso of the Netherlands, the younger brother of the new Dutch king, has died. He was 44. It comes 18 months after a skiing accident

Prince Johan Friso of the Netherlands, the younger brother of the new Dutch king, has died. He was 44. It comes 18 months after a skiing accident

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Dutch Prince Friso dies 18 months after ski accident

Prince Johan Friso of the Netherlands, the younger brother of the new Dutch king, has died. He was 44. It comes 18 months after a skiing accident

Prince Johan Friso of the Netherlands, the younger brother of the new Dutch king, has died. He was 44. It comes 18 months after a skiing accident

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William and Kate name royal baby George Alexander Louis

Prince William and Kate have announced the name of their newborn baby. He is to be George Alexander Louis and will be known as His Royal Highness

Prince William and Kate have announced the name of their newborn baby. He is to be George Alexander Louis and will be known as His Royal Highness

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Royal baby’s first showing

Prince William and his wife Kate left hospital on Tuesday and gave the world its first glimpse of their baby boy, who becomes third in line to the

Prince William and his wife Kate left hospital on Tuesday and gave the world its first glimpse of their baby boy, who becomes third in line to the