CROWN PRINCESS MARY’S SECRET FOR SUCCESS A return trip to her native Australia and some fun in the sun showed that Denmark’s favourite royal is in the best shape of her life.
MICHAEL I: ROMANIA’S PAST & FUTURE . . . The funeral of King Michael I of Romania brought royalty from around the world to Bucharest to pay tribute to a remarkable life and reign.
FOCUS: THE NEWS IN WORDS & PICTURES Queen Letizia, Spain’s leading lady in red; William and Harry royal stormtroopers; Mette-Marit battles a mystery illness . . .
HARRY & MEGHAN LEAD THE WAY FOR 2018 With Harry and Meghan taking centre stage and the Duchess of Cambridge’s third child due in April, 2018 is flush with promise.
FOCUS: THE NEWS IN WORDS & PICTURES Crown Princess Victoria at the Nobel Prize ceremony; Queen Letizia in Senegal; Denmark’s twins celebrate their seventh birthdays . . .
NESLISHAH: THE LAST OTTOMAN PRINCESS The story of Princess Neslishah, descendant of the Ottoman sultans, who spent a life in exile dreaming of returning to her homeland.
FOCUS: THE NEWS IN WORDS & PICTURES New Year celebrations in Denmark; Zara’s second pregnancy; Queen Maxima promotes youth music; King George III’s mysterious secret . . .
ITALY AND THE HOUSE OF SAVOY: A NATION DIVIDED The return of King Vittorio Emanuele III divided opinion in Italy as an argument raged over the monarchy’s role in Italian history.