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Old 10-27-2013, 09:59 AM
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Old 11-15-2013, 07:35 AM
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Yesterday, Queen Sonja attended the opening of an exhibition at Scene Norway 2 at Kings Place London, November 14, 2013.
The Royal House of Norway - Norwegians cross paths at King’s Cross

more pictures http://www.picturedesk.com/bild-disp...d-d1b8577d9ddd
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I would have expected a bit more coverage from an event in London..

Here are at least some more pics


** gettyimages gallery: GBR: Her Majesty The Queen Of Norway Visits Kings Place Gallery **
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Old 12-12-2013, 04:28 PM
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Today, King Harald and Queen Sonja attended a joint Norwegian and South African memorial service for Nelson Mandela in Oslo Cathedral, December 12, 2013.
kongehuset.no - Minnegudstjeneste for Mandela
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Today, Queen Sonja visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, December 13, 2013.
kongehuset.no - Dronningen på UD-besøk
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Old 12-15-2013, 04:22 PM
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Last Monday, December 9, 2013, King Harald attended a meeting hosted by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and the Ethical board for the defence sector at Akademiets hus.
Etisk råd med møte om beredskap og grensesnittet mellom forsvar og politi - regjeringen.no
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Old 12-23-2013, 12:18 PM
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Last Friday, Queen Sonja made a Christmas visit to the Salvation Army's work training centre "Jobben", December 20, 2013.
kongehuset.no - Julebesøk til «Jobben»
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Old 12-23-2013, 12:54 PM
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Also on December 20, King Harald attended a reception at the City Hall on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Norwegian Wrestling Association.
King Harald did wrestling when he was Crown Prince and a cadet at the Military Academy.
"It was told that the Crown Prince (Harald) wanted to compete in wrestling, but it was stopped for safety reasons of his adjutants."
http://www.h-a.no/Sport/Sportsmagasi...oduleId=221973
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Old 12-29-2013, 04:44 PM
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NRK TV - Året med kongefamilien 2013 - 26.12.2013

The Year 2013 with the kongefamilien and kronprinsen-familien...Happy new Year to you
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NRK TV - Året med kongefamilien 2013 - 26.12.2013

The Year 2013 with the kongefamilien and kronprinsen-familien...Happy new Year to you
It was so adorable how Sonja and Harald were completing each others sentences.
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King Harald's New Year's speech delivered yesterday, December 31, 2013:


** kongehuset.no: Kongens nyttårstale 2013 ** translation **


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Does anyone please know the name of the song chanted by the chorous in the beginning ? It sounds very familiar to me but the name / composer escapes me.
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Does anyone please know the name of the song chanted by the chorous in the beginning ? It sounds very familiar to me but the name / composer escapes me.
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It's the 'Kongesangen' (Song of the King), which is Norway's Royal anthem (not the National anthem). The melody is the same than the British 'God save the Queen'.


Yesterday, King Harald attended the Sports Gala at Oslo Spektrum, January 4, 2014.
kongehuset.no - Ridderrennet fikk hedersprisen
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Today, Queen Sonja attended the opening of the exhibition "1814 - A Norwegian Drama" at Norsk Folkemuseum in Oslo, January 14, 2014.
kongehuset.no - Grunnlovsjubileet i gang
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http://blogg.tv2.no/kongebloggen/201...yqq1O8.twitter
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video NRK TV - Dagsrevyen - 14.01.2014
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The swedish King´s first "No" to join the 200-years-festivities seem to cause raised eye-brows even more in his homecountry than in Norway.
Sometimes I wonder how a 40 years reigning head of state can be so undiplomatic...? (not his first major faux-pas, unfortunately)

Queen Sonja looked lovely at this engagement! Despite all these intrusive reporters and questions she remained serene, calm and dignified. She´s a great person!
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Dronning Sonja glæder sig til at se den svenske konge | Billed Bladet

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The swedish King´s first "No" to join the 200-years-festivities seem to cause raised eye-brows even more in his homecountry than in Norway.
Sometimes I wonder how a 40 years reigning head of state can be so undiplomatic...? (not his first major faux-pas, unfortunately)

Queen Sonja looked lovely at this engagement! Despite all these intrusive reporters and questions she remained serene, calm and dignified. She´s a great person!
Very well said!

Today, King Harald attended the official opening of Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) at Ås in Akershus County, January 16, 2014. The new university has 1,700 employees and 5,100 students.
kongehuset.no - Feiret nytt universitet
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NMBU offisielt åpnet med Kongen til stede - Matindustrien
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King Harald and Queen Sonja react to the fire in Lærdal that happened Saturday night. They will make a visit to the town on Thursday. The visit will be organized in collaboration with Lærdal Municipality and County Governor of Sogn og Fjordane.
kongehuset.no - Kongeparet til Lærdal
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King Harald sent a letter already yesterday to the mayor Jan Geir Solheim
http://www.laerdal.kommune.no/brev-t...75-156407.html
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