Vandaag is het 529 jaar geleden dat Columbus Amerika ontdekte. Dat wordt hier in Spanje grootscheeps gevierd als nationale feestdag met de naam Día de la hispanidad. Met name in Madrid. Hier neemt Koning Felipe VI het jaarlijkse militaire defilé af op de Paseo de la Castellana.

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Ontvangen: Harry and Meghan vow to ‘change the world’ by moving into ethical banking banking: Couple become ‘impact partners’ of $1.3billion ‘hippy’ investment firm Ethic after ‘being introduced by friends’. The Sussexes have been appointed ‘impact partners’ at Ethic, based in New York with a huge fund of cash. Couple introduced to firm by friends but haven’t said how much they have invested or if they will be paid. Ethic claims it will only invest investors’ cash in businesses it believes passes its ‘social responsibility criteria’. New deal comes after tie-ups with Netflix and Spotify and following their trip to the Big Apple last month. Ethic was founded in New York by Briton Jay Lipman and Australian bankers Doug Scott and Johny Mair. All three worked for big banks such as Deutsche Bank and JP Morgan before claiming to have epiphanies about ethical investments, now one of the fastest-growing sectors of investment banking. By Martin Robinson, Chief Reporter For Mailonline Published: 14:45 BST, 12 October 2021 | Updated: 16:45 BST, 12 October 2021

En The Crown series 5 PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: Princess Diana and Prince Charles actors Elizabeth Debicki and Dominic West recreate tense 1991 trip to Italy which saw the royals’ marriage begin to crumble. Elizabeth and Dominic were filming scenes depicting the couple’s family holiday to Italy in 1991 where they were joined by sons William and Harry on the Alexander yacht.  The trip took place just a year before Charles and Diana called an end to their marriage – when Diana was already giving secret interviews about how unhappy royal life made her.  The breakdown of Charles and Diana’s relationship will be a central part of the new series of The Crown when series five is released on Netflix. It was announced last year that Elizabeth would take over from Emma Corrin and play Diana for the fifth and sixth series, which will cover Diana’s death in 1997. By Amelia Wynne For Mailonline Published: 12:52 BST, 12 October 2021 | Updated: 16:32 BST, 12 October 2021