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Something tells me they aren't doing the weekly shopping.
On Wednesday, Queen Elizabeth visited a replica of an original Sainsbury's grocery store in Covent Garden, in honor of the company's 150th anniversary. To celebrate the event, which produced some iconic photographs, here are 13 photos of royals looking utterly ridiculous in ...
 
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The little royals are having so much fun!
Kate Middleton has been working with the Royal Horticultural Society for a number of months now to help create the Back to Nature Garden, which is on display at Chelsea Flower Show.As well as releasing a series of adorable photos of her children—George, Charlotte, ...
 
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The Spanish painter’s descendants, who are now based in Budapest, located his resting place in Manila through a Facebook post.
When Mark Zuckerberg and his co-founders established Facebook, their primary goal was to solve a communication gap in 2004. “You know, I was just trying to help connect people at colleges and a few schools,” he said in an interview with CNBC last ...
 
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The royal couple had a jam-packed two days in the region.
After a quick royal tour of the Republic of Ireland, Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, returned to U.K. soil to visit Northern Ireland. The royal couple had a whirlwind trip through the region, visiting a series of charities, places of ...
 
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Her first question about the self check out concept? If it's possible to cheat the system.
The Queen enjoyed a trip down memory lane as well as a guide to the latest technology this week as she explored 150 years of grocery shopping. Her Majesty visited a replica of one of the original Sainsbury's stores in London’s Covent Garden as ...
 
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The role is based at Buckingham Palace, and you can apply on LinkedIn!
A very unique job opportunity is now available to spearhead and oversee the Queen's—yes, Queen Elizabeth II, the world's longest reigning monarch—social media presence.The job vacancy was posted by the Royal Household on job sites like LinkedIn this week and advertises for a "natural communicator" ...
 
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The Queen made a glorious appearance in bright pink.
After two royal weddings in 2018, another member of the Queen's family is getting married at Windsor Castle on May 18. See every incredible moment of the celebration here.Just weeks before Princess Eugenie was set to walk down the aisle, Buckingham Palace ...
 
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Is change (actually) coming?
Political dynasties generally make up the Philippine political landscape. You have the Aquinos, Binays, Dutertes, and Marcoses taking hold of various government seats for decades just by passing on the position to their wives, sons, daughters, nephews, nieces, and so on. But ...
 
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The true legacy of Nick Joaquin lies not in the volume or richness or brilliance of his works, but in the optimism in the Filipino.
As a writer, Nick Joaquin was extremely shy and elusive. When he was asked to fill out a biographical form for the English-language journal Philippine Review in 1943, he just wrote “25 years old, salesman.” But even his reclusive nature and preference for anonymity ...
 
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During the 17th to 19th centuries, the Chinese survived a ruthless persecution by the Spaniards, and still emerged as crucial economic assets in the Philippines.
The history of the Chinese in the Philippines during the 16th to 18th century is usually relegated to the footnotes, when in fact, they were crucial actors who actively shaped Philippine history.One of the reasons why colonial and pre-colonial Chinese in the ...
 
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Maurice Tempelsman may have been the least famous of the men in her life, but he was the one who was with Jackie to the end.
For a woman who spent much of her adult life in the spotlight, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was almost as famous for her desire for privacy as she was for the roles and relationships that had made her an American icon. So when ...
 
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Without the furniture and fine art, that is.
Buckingham Palace is getting a makeover. The Queen's centuries-old residence is currently in the middle of a major refurbishment and the royal family has been sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the process on social media.For example, here are two photos recently posted ...
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