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Old 09-03-2010, 06:27 PM
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Celebrities join push for action on UN-backed development targets
...Among the celebrities who are taking a stand against poverty in support of the MDGs are: singer Angelique Kidjo of Benin; football star Ronaldo of Brazil; Queen Rania of Jordan; singer Ricky Martin of Puerto Rico and actress Mia Farrow of the United States...
Outstanding leaders? Think Ban Kyi Moon needs to rephrase. This type of hyperbole is not only misleading it is downright untruthful! They are celebrities with time on their hands to do a bit of charity 'work' in the form of a press conference or a photo opportunity which in turn gives them more publicity. It is quid pro quo. I think it is easy to lecture other people about ending poverty when one is able to step straight back into a multi millionaire lifestyle when the interview is over. The real work is done at grass roots level, not through these people and it is awful that it is these famous people who get the kudos instead of the un named thousands who just get on and help people.

Talk to me about poverty Queen Rania after your half a million dollar pleasure trip!
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Old 09-15-2010, 07:23 AM
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there was a huge celebration last Friday in Wadi Rum for the queen's birthday ; many guest including Bono ; Bill clinton and his wife ,arab singers and Crown prince of Bahrain Roberto Cavalli , Missi ......Oprah , Nicole Kidman and Jolie did not attend though invited
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Old 09-15-2010, 07:31 AM
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any pictures xavi?
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Till now no pics yamamah ..
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Old 09-15-2010, 09:30 AM
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Ohhh I am sure the celebration was great !!!... I hope we can see some pics ot it !!
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Interesting bunch of people, well I guess many of them are her friends.I'd love to see pictures. Did her children attend the birthday bash?
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Old 09-15-2010, 10:58 AM
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sound like fan party,i would like to see photos.
the king attended too?
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Old 09-29-2010, 06:02 AM
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Present From Kuwait To King Abdullah II
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is that a kind of gift or what?
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Old 10-07-2010, 03:59 PM
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Her Majesty Queen Rania was listed amongst the World’s most powerful women according to Forbes magazine.
Queen Rania among World's 100 Most Powerful Women -Forbes
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Old 10-08-2010, 02:01 AM
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is that a kind of gift or what?
It does say present
I like the work on the leather. I wonder what was the occasion.
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Her Majesty Queen Rania was listed amongst the World’s most powerful women according to Forbes magazine.
Queen Rania among World's 100 Most Powerful Women -Forbes
This is great news, with HM ..Lubna ALgasemi and Sheikh Moza were in the same list, its delightful to see arab women progressing in their achievement.

I'm a little biased to Lubna, because she is not a first lady and could get a rank in this list by managing her country economy in a very tough time
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Queen Rania and Mozah usually are in this list all years.
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This is great news, with HM ..Lubna ALgasemi and Sheikh Moza were in the same list, its delightful to see arab women progressing in their achievement.

I'm a little biased to Lubna, because she is not a first lady and could get a rank in this list by managing her country economy in a very tough time
You don't have to be a first lady to be on the list. For Lubna being on the list I think that tells you a lot about her & what she is doing in such times for her country & the economy.

Rania is on the list almost every year, she tends to make many of the lists, it doesn't come as a surprise to me.
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Queen Rania: third most influential leader in social media

(Office of Her Majesty, Press Department- Amman) – Her Majesty Queen Rania came in third, following Barak Obama and 10 Downing Street in the list of most influential world leaders on the social network Twitter. The list was compiled as part of a report by the Digital Policy Council, according to which, 1 out of 5 heads of state are currently on Twitter and engaging in social networking on the internet.more
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The UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Wednesday adopted an initiative proposed by His Majesty King Abdullah.
UN adopts Kingdom’s interfaith week initiative | Jordan Times
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Queen Rania`s tweet about king Abdullah II`s initiative.
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We can all do more to encourage greater interfaith harmony. Find out more & register your event at World Interfaith Harmony Week PLZ RT
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Great that KA lauchs this iniciative.
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Harper's Bazaar Women of the Year Awards, London - November 1, 2010

The Lifetime Achievement Award was handed to........along with designer Donna Karan and Queen Rania of Jordan. Emma Thompson - Thompson, Welch And Taylor-Wood Are Harper's Women Of The Year - Contactmusic News
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