Etiqueta 'King Juan Carlos'

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Former Spanish king asked friends to organise fake Christmas

The ex-King travelled to London last month to attend the funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth a move which led to an outcry in Spain because of his self-imposed exile.

Jason Moore28/11/2022 11:45

Polls | 19/09/2022 15:15

Should King Juan Carlos have attended Queen Elizabeth´s funeral?

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Spanish Left fury as King Juan Carlos attends funeral

Once revered for his role in Spain's transition to democracy, the popularity of Juan Carlos fell drastically amid financial scandals and public disgust at an elephant-hunting trip to Africa.

19/09/2022 15:03

Former king, Juan Carlos, and the Queen Mother, Sofia, in Spain's parliament

Former king, Juan Carlos, and the Queen Mother, Sofia, in Spain's parliament

Archive image of former king, Juan Carlos, and the Queen Mother, Sofia, during a sitting of Spain's Congress.

Efe 12/09/2022

Former king, Juan Carlos, and the Queen Mother, Sofia, in Spain's parliament

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Juan Carlos will attend the Queen's funeral

The former king, the Queen Mother, Sofia, and King Felipe and Queen Letizia will all attend the funeral.

Andrew Ede12/09/2022 18:43

Former king, Juan Carlos, in Vigo on Thursday.

Former king, Juan Carlos, in Vigo on Thursday.

Juan Carlos was greeted by Infanta Elena.

Pedro Nunes 19/05/2022

Former king Juan Carlos with King Felipe

Former king Juan Carlos with King Felipe

King Felipe with his father - (Archive image).

Efe 19/05/2022

Spain's former King Juan Carlos

Spain's former King Juan Carlos

Spain's former King Juan Carlos leaves after attending the funeral ceremony of Luxembourg's Grand Duke Jean at the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Luxembourg, May 4, 2019.

Francois Lenoir 13/12/2021

Former king Juan Carlos

Former king Juan Carlos

Juan Carlos is currently in the UAE.

Agencies 07/12/2020

Former king Juan Carlos

International

Ex-king wanting tax "regularisation" of 500,000 euros

The matter relates to the period 2016 to 2018, when the ex-king no longer had "inviolability".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/12/2020 10:52

Spain's former king, Juan Carlos

Politics

Most Spaniards think ex-King Juan Carlos should not have left, opinion poll finds

On Friday that Juan Carlos had travelled by private plane from Spain to the United Arab Emirates on Monday.

Reuters10/08/2020 14:07

Paul Preston, Juan Carlos's biographer.

Royal family

"Spain needs a monarchy to maintain the status quo"

Interview with historian Paul Preston CBE, biographer of Franco and the former King of Spain Juan Carlos, and considered one of the greatest experts on the Civil War and modern Spain.

Humphrey Carter08/08/2020 16:51

The Council of Majorca launched a comarketing campaign for national tourism.

Majorca

The week in Majorca

Air corridors with the UK seemed ever less likely; the number of coronavirus cases increased; and the former king departed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/08/2020 12:32

The Blog

The stories behind a name

Joan Carles I or Juan Carlos I is the name of a square that doesn’t require an app that will reveal knowledge about an obscure personality from the past.

Andrew Ede30/07/2020 15:08

King Felipe

Politics

Pressure mounts on Spanish king to act on scandal allegations

Spain's Supreme Court opened an investigation into Juan Carlos' involvement with a high-speed rail contract in Saudi Arabia.

Reuters21/07/2020 15:06