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Island city’s in demand
Daily News and Analysis - almost 6 years
Mumbai sees two exclusive international events tomorrow — the welcoming of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and a Parisian food show.
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Another Educational System Fails to Educate
MMD Newswire - almost 6 years
Some teachers and principals say they can predict which students will end up in prison. April 9, 2012 (MMD Newswire) -- Throughout the United States, especially in the poor neighborhoods of large cities, too many public schools are failing to reach, teach, and engage thousands of struggling youths. Whether because of poor educational backgrounds, reluctance to be in the school environment, or both, they are failed by the schools they attend. As a result of these failures, thousands of school-age youths find themselves amongst the rising numbers of incarcerated juveniles. These students have already struggled greatly before embarking on the path that leads them to prison. To make matters worse, once arrested and awaiting trial in juvenile detention centers or adult county jails across the nation, these school-aged youths find themselves part of a system that fails to educate them. Hilderbrand Pelzer III, an award-winning educator, has created a solution to help provide the e...
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Prince Andrew Is A Great Godfather
Beleb Dirty Laundry - about 6 years
Model Angie Everhart asked <a class="fplink fp-223862" href="/Prince+Andrew+Duke+Of+York+1">Prince Andrew, Duke of York</a> to take on the spiritual guidance of her 19-month-old son Kayden – her child with former boyfriend Chad Stansbury – and thinks he is doing a wonderful job. She said: “<a class="fplink fp-223862" href="/Prince+Andrew+Duke+Of+York+1">Prince Andrew, Duke of York</a> is one of the first people I told about the pregnancy. He’s a very good friend. He’s someone who’s always there, very supportive.  There’s no better man, he’s absolutely fantastic. The godfather is like a father figure, so if something happens to me, God forbid, he will take care of Kayden. It’s a big responsibility and shows what a great person he is.” On Kayden’s first birthday, Andrew took Angie and the little boy for a tour of Buckingham Palace and the US beauty admits she found the situation overwhelming. She added: “There Andrew was showing him a photo of his great-great-great-grandmo...
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Peter Jones and Prince Andrew visit Chichester College
Bognor Regis Observer - about 6 years
Top businessman and Dragons’ Den member <a class="fplink fp-643955" href="/peter+jones+2">Peter Jones</a> was at Chichester College this afternoon (Tuesday, February 7) to help inspire future entrepreneurs.
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Prince Andrew trips still funded by taxes: MPs want answers
Daily Mail (UK) - about 6 years
Palace sources confirmed yesterday that he has undertaken trade missions to seven countries in the past six months, including numerous meetings with foreign heads of state and senior ministers.
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Prince Andrew: Taxpayer still funding trip for Airmiles Andy
Daily Mail (UK) - about 6 years
The Duke of York has met numerous foreign heads of state and senior ministers for talks on trade since standing down as UK Special Representative for International Trade and Investment last July.
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Prince Andrew arouses concerns over 'business as usual' trade missions
Guardian (UK) - about 6 years
Labour demands answers as Duke of York continues making foreign trips despite giving up official role six months ago The government has been urged to explain why <a class="fplink fp-223862" href="/prince+andrew+duke+of+york+1">Prince Andrew, Duke of York</a> has met four foreign heads of state in the past six months and embarked on two full-scale government trade missions despite stepping down as the UK's special representative for trade. The Duke of York announced last July that he would relinquish the role following criticism of his association with a convicted child sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein, and business connections with dictators including Colonel Gaddafi. But palace records reveal he has remained at the heart of the UK government's export drive and has carried out 17 engagements in Saudi Arabia and China for UK Trade and Investment, an arm of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, since the announcement that he was no longer the special representative for t...
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'At least we've our own currency': Prince Andrew pokes fun at EU nations suffering from collapse of Euro
Daily Mail (UK) - about 6 years
The Duke of York told entrepreneurs at the Davos summit in Switzerland that foreign firms should invest in Britain, not other European nations, because 'unlike them it is open for business'.
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Prince Andrew advertises for £16k skivvy who can run a bath and help with the packing
Daily Mail (UK) - about 6 years
The successful applicant should also be prepared to pack and unpack suitcases, run baths for guests, bring breakfast trays and assist with their dressing.
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Prince Andrew takes more overseas trips than last year despite trade role ending
Daily Mail (UK) - about 6 years
The Duke of York gave up his role as a trade envoy for Britain when disturbing details emerged of his close friendship with convicted paedophile Jeffery Epstein.
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Prince Charles vs Prince Andrew: Royal divide over role for Princesses
Daily Mail (UK) - over 6 years
Prince Charles would say of <a class="fplink fp-223862" href="/prince+andrew+duke+of+york">Prince Andrew, Duke of York</a> that 'he wants to be me', while Andrew would complain that Charles's plans for a slimmed-down monarchy were targeted at him.
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Gaddafi 'bedded four women before holding trade talks with Prince Andrew'
Daily Mail (UK) - over 6 years
The Libyan dictator had a voracious sexual appetite and was so addicted to anti-impotence Viagra pills a nurse told him to cut down his intake.
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Prince Andrew takes taxpayer-funded tour of the Far East by private jet
Daily Mail (UK) - over 6 years
It is his third foreign trip in just over a month – shortly after he very publicly announced his decision to stand down as a global trade ambassador following years of criticism about his globe trotting.
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Duke of York Prince Andrew seeks royal role for Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie
Daily Mail (UK) - over 6 years
Despite misgivings from Prince Charles and senior courtiers, who believe the monarchy needs to slim down to survive, the Duke of York is determined to introduce his daughters to royal duties.
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Woburn Abbey staff sacked over chef 'dunking' - Telegraph.co.uk
Google News - over 6 years
The current Duke, Andrew Russell, 49, is the 15th to hold the title. He ranked 102nd in the Sunday Times Rich List in 2005. Between 1999 and 2002 Woburn was the subject of a BBC 2 television series called Country House
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Duke swimmer helps US win gold - News & Observer
Google News - over 6 years
Twichell, a June graduate of Duke, Andrew Gemmell and Sean Ryan finished in 57 minutes, 00.6 seconds - 1.2 seconds ahead of second-place Australia, which was represented by Melissa Gorman, Ky Hurst and Rhys Mainstone. Isabelle Haerle, Thomas Lurz and
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Doherty Memorial High School graduation - Worcester Telegram
Google News - over 6 years
... Gert Dervishaj, Deanna N. Diaz, Joan J. Diaz-Ortega (H), Daniel James G. Direnzo, Dean F. Domiano Jr., Peter C. Doyle, Courtney D. Drake, Nicholas T. Drosidis, Tonya L. Dryden, Kelsey D. Duffy, Janet M. Duke, Andrew T. Duncan (H, NHS), Julian Dymi,
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Dowager Duchess 'needs to rest' - Derbyshire Times (press release)
Google News - almost 7 years
She needs to rest so has cancelled all public appearances for the time being.” The Dowager, known as Debo, was the face of Chatsworth until the death of husband and former Duke Andrew Cavendish in 2004 when their son Peregrine became the 12th Duke of
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One's historic visit - Belfast Telegraph
Google News - almost 7 years
After their marriage he became Prince Philip&#39;s polo manager and he and his wife became friends with the Queen and Duke. Andrew and Fergie played together as children and married in 1986. The marriage lasted 10 years and produced hundreds of headlines
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    FORTIES
  • 2016
    In May 2016, a fresh controversy broke out when the Daily Mail alleged that the Duke had brokered a £385 million deal to assist a Greek and Swiss consortium secure a £385 million contract to build water and sewerage networks in two of Kazakhstan's largest cities, while working as British trade envoy, and had stood to gain a £4 million payment in commission.
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    At the time of his birth, he was second in the line of succession to succeed his mother; as of 2016 he is sixth in line.
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  • 2015
    In July 2015 he was installed as Chancellor of the University of Huddersfield.
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    On 7 April 2015, Judge Kenneth Marra ruled that the "sex allegations made against Prince Andrew in court papers filed in Florida must be struck from the public record".
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    The allegations have, as of early 2015, not been tested in any court, but Roberts repeated allegations against the Duke and against Epstein in a sworn legal statement under penalty of perjury.
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    In January 2015, Virginia Roberts made allegations of sexual impropriety against the Duke in court papers related to a civil action in Florida arising from the Epstein affair, but to which the Duke was not a party.
    In January 2015, there was renewed media pressure for Buckingham Palace to explain the Duke's connection with Epstein.
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  • 2014
    As of November 2014, the Duke had met Ilham Aliyev, the president of Azerbaijan, on 12 separate occasions.
  • 2011
    He had to stand down as a trade envoy for the UK in 2011 following controversy over his friendship with Mr. Aliyev, who has been criticised for corruption and for abuses of human rights by Amnesty International, but he has continued to visit him in Azerbaijan since standing down.
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    As well as carrying out various official engagements, he served as Britain's Special Representative for International Trade and Investment until July 2011.
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    In July 2011, the Duke was reported to have cut all ties with Epstein, but in July 2011 the Duke's role as Trade Envoy was terminated.
    In March 2011, it was reported that the Duke's friendship with Jeffrey Epstein, a man with a conviction in Florida for soliciting an underage girl for prostitution, was producing "a steady stream of criticism".
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  • 2010
    Earlier in 2010, it was revealed that the Kazakhstan President's billionaire son-in-law Timur Kulibayev paid the Duke of York's representatives £15 million – £3 million over the asking price – via offshore companies, for the Duke's Surrey mansion, Sunninghill Park. Kulibayev frequently appears in US dispatches as one of the men who have accumulated millions in gas-rich Kazakhstan. In May 2012, it was reported that Swiss and Italian police investigating "a network of personal and business relationships" allegedly used for "international corruption" were looking at the activities of Enviro Pacific Investments which charges "multi-million pound fees" to energy companies wishing to deal with Kazakhstan.
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    On 19 February 2010, his 50th birthday, he was promoted to Honorary Rear Admiral. Five years later, he was promoted to Vice Admiral. Prince Andrew married Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey on 23 July 1986.
  • THIRTIES
  • 2008
    The Sunday Times reported in July 2008 that for "the Duke of York's public role,... he last year received £436,000 to cover his expenses."
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    In 2008, a fire at Dolphin House resulted in Sarah moving into the Royal Lodge, again sharing a house with the Duke of York.
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  • 2003
    In 2003, Richard Kay, in his first gossip column for the Daily Mail, asserted that the Duke was about to marry the businesswoman Amanda Staveley.
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  • 2001
    She alleged she was first introduced to and, for £10,000, had sex with the Duke on a trip to London in 2001, when she was 17 (which is above the age of consent in the United Kingdom), and again in New York (where the age of consent is 17).
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    From 2001 until July 2011, the Duke of York worked with UK Trade & Investment, part of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, as the United Kingdom's Special Representative for International Trade and Investment.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1999
    He was promoted to Commander on 27 April 1999, finishing his active naval career at the British Ministry of Defence in 2001, as an officer of the Diplomatic Directorate of the Naval Staff.
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  • 1996
    The marriage was ended in divorce on 30 May 1996.
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  • 1995
    From 1995 to 1996, the Duke was posted as Senior Pilot of 815 Naval Air Squadron, then the largest flying unit in the Fleet Air Arm.
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  • 1992
    He was promoted to Lieutenant-Commander on 1 February and passed the ship command examination on 12 March 1992.
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  • 1991
    He passed the squadron command examination on 16 July 1991, attended the Staff College, Camberley, the following year, and completed the Army Staff course.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1989
    The Duke of York served as flight commander and pilot of the Lynx HAS3 on HMS Campbeltown from 1989 to 1991, during which he also acted as Force Aviation Officer to Standing NRF Maritime Group 1 while the Campbeltown was flagship of the NATO force in the North Atlantic from 1990 to 1991.
    He also served on HMS Edinburgh as an Officer of the Watch and Assistant Navigating Officer until 1989, including a six-month deployment as part of exercise Outback 88 to the Far East.
  • 1986
    On 23 October 1986, the Duke of York (as he was by then) transferred to the General List, enrolled in a four-month helicopter warfare instructor's course at RNAS Yeovilton, and, upon graduation, served from February 1987 to April 1988 as a helicopter warfare officer in 702 Naval Air Squadron, RNAS Portland.
    In 1986, Prince Andrew married Sarah Ferguson; the couple's marriage, subsequent separation and eventual divorce in 1996 attracted a high level of media coverage.
  • 1983
    Though he had brief assignments to HMS Illustrious, RNAS Culdrose, and the Joint Services School of Intelligence, Prince Andrew remained with Invincible until 1983.
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  • 1982
    At the cessation of the war, Invincible returned to Portsmouth, where the Queen and Prince Philip joined other families of the crew in welcoming the vessel home. The Argentinean military government reportedly planned, but did not attempt, to assassinate the prince on Mustique in July 1982.
    After being awarded his "wings", he moved onto more advanced training on the Sea King helicopter, and conducted operational flying training until 1982.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1980
    During 1980 he also took the Royal Marines All Arms Commando Course.
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  • 1979
    During March and April 1979, the prince was enrolled at the Royal Naval College Flight, undergoing pilot training, until he was accepted as a trainee helicopter pilot and signed on for 12 years from 11 May 1979.
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  • 1977
    While there, he spent six months - from January to June 1977 - participating in an exchange programme to Lakefield College School in Canada.
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  • 1973
    In September 1973, he entered Gordonstoun, in northern Scotland, which his father and elder brother had attended before him.
  • OTHER
  • 1960
    He was baptised in the Palace's Music Room on 8 April 1960 by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Geoffrey Fisher.
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