Swedish Royals Attend 2013 Nobel Prize Awards

  December 10, 2013 at 10:16 pm by

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On December 10, King Carl Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Christina attended the Nobel Prize Awards. Also present were Countess Bettina Bernadotte and her husband Philipp Haugg. The Nobels are in memory of the Prizes’ founder, Alfred Nobel, and are a tradition for the Swedish Royal Family since 1901. Usually, Crown Princess Victoria and Princess Madeleine attend the ceremony, but due to other reasons were … Continue reading

Catharina-Amalia, Princess of Orange Turns 10

  December 8, 2013 at 10:02 pm by

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Catharina-Amalia, the Princess of Orange, Princess of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau celebrated her 10th birthday on December 7th. The Princess is the eldest child of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands. Following the April abdication of her grandmother, Beatrix, and accession of her father as King, Catharina-Amalia became Princess of Orange and heiress apparent to the Dutch throne. The Princess also has two younger sisters, Princess Alexia … Continue reading

The Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge Attend Movie Premiere

  December 7, 2013 at 2:37 pm by

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On December 5, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the Royal Film Performance 2013, the UK Premiere of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, at the Odeon Leicester Square, London. The film is the life story of Nelson Mandela. Shortly before the end of the movie, it was announced that Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95 years old at his home in Johannesburg. As the couple left … Continue reading

200 Years Of The Kingdom Of The Netherlands

  December 7, 2013 at 1:42 pm by

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The celebrations to mark the 200 years of the Kingdom of The Netherlands started on Friday, November 29th. King Willem-Alexander, in the Nieuwe Kerk, received the first set of three biographies of the Dutch Kings Willem I, Willem II and Willem III. On Saturday, November 30th King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima attended the recreation of the historic landing of Prince Willem Frederik that took place in 1813. Prince William Frederick … Continue reading

Emperor and Empress in India

  December 5, 2013 at 12:41 am by

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The Emperor and Empress of Japan have spent the past few days in India on the first official visit by a Japanese head of state to the nation. Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko were farewelled at Haneda Airport on November 30 by the senior members of the Imperial Family, before being greeted at AFS Palam in New Delhi by the Prime Minister of India, Manmohan Singh, and his wife, Gursharan Kaur. … Continue reading

Swedish Royals Attend Official Dinner in Stockholm

  December 5, 2013 at 12:06 am by

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On 3 December, King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel and Prince Carl Philip attended an official dinner at The Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden. Princess Madeleine and her husband Chris O’Neill were not present as they are living in New York. Those invited were representatives from the Swedish diplomatic corps, the Swedish parliament, the Swedish government agencies, Swedish science associations, Swedish sports associations and Swedish … Continue reading

Spanish Royals Preside Over National Sports Awards

  December 4, 2013 at 9:55 pm by

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December 2nd, 2013 The Spanish Royal Family presided over the 2013 National Sports Awards which were held at the El Pardo Palace in Madrid on December 2nd. Presiding over the 2013 Awards was Queen Sofia, who was accompanied by the Prince and Princess of Asturias and Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo. King Juan Carlos was absent this year, as he is still in recovery from his hip operation. The annual … Continue reading

Prince Sverre Magnus’s 8th Birthday

  December 4, 2013 at 3:58 am by

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Prince Sverre Magnus turns 8 yesterday. He was born on December 3rd, 2005 in Rikshospitalet in Oslo as the second and youngest child of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit. Prince Sverre Magnus is third in line of succession to the Norwegian throne after his father and his elder sister Princess Ingrid Alexandra. Both his names have a royal history: King Sverre reigned in the 12th century and Magnus has … Continue reading

October 2013 Picture of the Month Poll Winners

  December 3, 2013 at 4:49 am by

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Announcing the winners of the October 2013 Picture of the Month Poll of the Month Polls: October 2013 Official Picture of the Month Poll: First Place: Norway Second Place: Monaco Third Place: The Netherlands Royal Group Photos (October 2013 Informal Picture of the Month Poll): First Place: Sweden Second Place: Norway and Great Britain Third Place: The Netherlands Congratulations to all winning teams!

Belgian Official Visit To Luxembourg

  December 2, 2013 at 9:17 pm by

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King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium made a one-day visit to Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg on Monday December 2th. The Royal Couple was accompanied by the Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo and the Vice-Premier and Foreign Minister Didier Reynders. Arriving at 11 o’clock, the King and the Queen were welcomed by the Grand Duke and the Grand Duchess, and after the inspection … Continue reading

Lady Amelia Windsor Makes Her Début At The Ball Des Débutantes

  December 2, 2013 at 3:09 pm by

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Lady Amelia Windsor, the daughter of the Earl and Countess of St Andrews, made her début into society at the Ball des Débutantes in Paris. Also in attendance were Kyra Kennedy, President John F. Kennedy’s great-niece; Akshita Bhanjdeo, a member of India’s Bhanja Dynasty; Monica Urquijo Zobel, an It Girl from the Philippines; Rebecca Eu, the daughter of a Chinese healthcare company chief; and Francesca Packer Barham, the granddaughter of … Continue reading

Infanta Pilar Launches The Nuevo Futuro 2013

  December 2, 2013 at 2:06 pm by

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Her Royal Highness, The Infanta Pilar Duchess of Badajoz launched the 2013 Rastrillo Nuevo Futuro in Madrid on November 21st. The elder sister of His Majesty The King of Spain, is the Honorary President of this charitable partnership which was founded in 1968. Earlier in the week, Infanta Pilar attended the annual press conference prior to the Rastrillo Nuevo Futuro launch day. HRH discussed a range of issues including the … Continue reading

Baby Boy for Prince Rashid and Princess Zeina

  December 1, 2013 at 8:04 am by

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The Jordanian Royal Court has announced that Prince Rashid and Princess Zeina of Jordan have welcomed a son on December 1st, 2013. The new Prince was born in Amman and he has been named El Hassan in honour of his paternal grandfather, Prince El Hassan bin Talal, the brother of the late King Hussein I. He is the first child of the royal couple. Prince Rashid (born in 1979) is … Continue reading

Princess Viktória of Bourbon-Parma Expecting First Child

  December 1, 2013 at 7:15 am by

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Prince Jaime of Bourbon-Parma and his wife, Viktória, are expecting their first child. The news was announced as the couple attended the celebratory concert marking the 200th anniversary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands on Saturday evening in Scheveningen. The baby is due in February 2014. The couple were married in October this year, and live in The Hague. Prince Jaime works with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, while Princess Viktória is … Continue reading

Prince William Attends Gala At Kensington Palace In Aid Of Centrepoint

  November 29, 2013 at 3:01 am by

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Prince William attended The Winter White Gala at Kensington Palace on the evening of Tuesday 25 November 2013. Also in attendance were singers Taylor Swift and Jon Bon Jovi. The gala was in aid of Centrepoint, of which William is patron. Kate was not present as she was looking after the couple’s four-month-old son, Prince George. The future King, Taylor Swift and Jon Bon Jovi sang “Livin’ On A Prayer”, … Continue reading

Japanese Emperor and Empress to Visit India

  November 28, 2013 at 12:21 am by

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The Emperor and Empress of Japan are set to begin a six-day official visit to India on Saturday. It will be the first visit to the nation by a Japanese head of state. Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are making the visit to celebrate last year’s sixtieth anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and India. They will spend four days in Delhi, meeting with the Indian President and Prime Minister, … Continue reading

King Juan Carlos I Leaves Hospital

  November 26, 2013 at 11:06 am by

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Madrid – November 25th King Juan Carlos I of Spain was discharged from the Chiron Hospital Universitario Madrid on Monday November 25th. The Spanish Monarch was admitted to the hospital last week and underwent successful surgery on his left hip. Over the weekend, the King received visits from Queen Sofia, Prince Felipe, Princess Letizia and Infantas Leonor, Sofia, Elena and Cristina. Last week marked the 38th anniversary of the accession of … Continue reading

Monaco’s National Day 2013

  November 26, 2013 at 11:03 am by

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November 20th and 21st, 2013 Prince Albert II and members of the Princely Family of Monaco presided over the annual celebrations to mark Monaco’s National Day last week. Despite the stormy weather Prince Albert II, Princess Charlene, Princess Caroline of Hanover and Princess Stephanie arrived at Monaco’s Cathedral where they were greeted by the Archbishop of Monaco before the annual Te Deum and mass at the cathedral. Also attending the … Continue reading

Dutch Introductory Visit to Colombia and Venezuela

  November 25, 2013 at 7:28 am by

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After visiting the sixth Dutch Caribbean Islands, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima paid introductory visits to Colombia and Venezuela. On Friday November 22th, the Royal Couple arrived at the El Dorado Airport in Bogota, the capital of Colombia. The King and Queen were accompanied by the Prime Ministers of Aruba, Curacao and Saint Maarten and also the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, Frans Timmermans. At the Presidential Palace Casa de … Continue reading

Official Visit to the Dutch Caribbean – Aruba

  November 23, 2013 at 11:33 pm by

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The sixth and last stop of the Caribbean tour was in Aruba. Arriving in Oranjestad, the capital of Aruba, on Wednesday November 20th, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima were welcomed by the Governor, Fredis Jose Refunjol, and the Prime Minister, Mike Eman. After the inspection of the guard of honor by the King, the Royal Couple attended a reception held by the Government with the presence of the Councile of … Continue reading

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