News Archive January 2008

January 31, 2008. On the centennial of the regicide of King Carlos I and his heir, Portugal's Duke of Braganza hopes to revive interest in monarchy.
PR-inside article
Prince Charles attacked architectural planners' plans to "vandalise" historic British skylines.
Telegraph article

January 30, 2008. Queen Beatrix's 70th birthday has prompted abdication speculation in the Netherlands.
International Herald Tribune article

January 28, 2008. Australian republicans admit that they do not expect to succeed in the lifetime of Queen Elizabeth II.
Sydney Morning Herald article

January 25, 2008. The baby son of the Earl and Countess of Wessex was hospitalized for an allergic reaction.
Telegraph article
BBC News article

January 24, 2008. One of the 20th century’s most abiding mysteries could soon be solved when British scientists carry out DNA tests on recently discovered bone fragments said to belong to the two missing children of Tsar Nicholas II.
Telegraph article

January 23, 2008. A vulgar protest against the Danish monarchy did not impress onlookers.
IceNews article

January 21, 2008. A Canadian judge dismissed the lawsuit of an officer who had challenged the oath of allegiance to the Queen.
National Post article

January 17, 2008. Prince William described the excitement of his first solo flight.
Telegraph article
BBC News article
Times article

January 11, 2008. The British Museum will hold the world's first exhibit on Roman Emperor Hadrian.
Telegraph article

January 8, 2008. Prince William faces various challenges in the Royal Air Force.
Telegraph article

January 7, 2008. Hundreds of supporters of King Gyanendra of Nepal protested in Kathmandu against plans to abolish the monarchy.
BBC News article

January 4, 2008. As Spain's popular King Juan Carlos turns 70, a vocal minority tries to cast doubt on the future of the monarchy.
BBC News article
Crown Prince Philippe and Crown Princess Mathilde of Belgium released warm and relaxed family photos as they await their fourth child.
Hello! article

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