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QUEEN. There are several kinds of queens in some countries. 1. Queen regnant, is a woman who possesses in her own right the executive power of the country.
     2. Queen consort, is the wife of a king.
     3. Queen dowager is the widow of a king. In the United States there is no one with this title.

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Her Majesty the Queen, which was inspired by MacKinnon and Dworkin's views, had resulted in "an explosion of censorship," much of it directed against materials written by and for women.
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Organiser Peter Phillips, her eldest grandchild, said: "Staging this street party on The Mall will be a fantastic way to celebrate and honour a lifetime of service from Her Majesty The Queen, and a brilliant showcase of all things British".
The definition of relief, if you are Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, is ringing up Her Majesty the Queen and saying 'Your Majesty, it is all right, it's okay'," he said.
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The group's Victor Micallef said: "In such a special week as this, when our sovereign Her Majesty The Queen celebrates 60 years since her coronation, we are so thrilled to be in the UK and invited to Buckingham Palace after performing at Windsor Castle last year.
In the cable, Her Majesty the Queen expressed utmost gratitude and appreciation to HRH the Prime Minister for HRH's sincerest, noble feelings, wishing him abundant health and well-being.
Shaikh Khalifa said in the cable he was impressed with the warm welcome extended by Her Majesty the Queen and her government which came as a reflection of the historic and deep-rooted ties between the two countries.
Over the years His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has forged a unique sporting relationship with Her Majesty the Queen, herself a keen horse enthusiast.

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