Brunei

A royal wedding for Brunei

Brunei has celebrated a royal wedding as Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah’s daughter got married in a lavish ceremony. Princess Fadzillah Lubabul Bolkiah, 36, married Awang Abdullah Nabil Mahmoud Al-Hashimi with celebrations lasting from 16 January until 24 January. The Princess, who is the capital of Brunei’s national netball team, had her wedding week kick off with the Majlis Istiadat…
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Denmark

Denmark's Princess Athena turns 10

Princess Athena of Denmark is celebrating her 10th birthday today. As is tradition, the Danish Royal House has released new photos of the young royal to mark the occasion. The photographs were taken by her mother, Princess Marie.. Photo by HRH Princess Marie Princess Athena is the younger child of Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark. She has one older brother, Prince Henrik…
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Norway

Princess Märtha Louise is the proud aunt on Instagram

Princess Märtha Louise of Norway was ever the proud aunt on Instagram on her only niece’s 18th birthday. To mark Princess Ingrid Alexandra’s coming of age, Princess Märtha Louise posted a heartfelt message on her Instagram page with personal photos to show their close bond. The Princess said: “Congratulations on the day, you beautiful young woman. You are brave, funny…
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Norway

Norway's future queen turns 18

It is an important day for the Norwegian Royal Family as the elder child of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit, Princess Ingrid Alexandra, celebrates her 18th birthday. The Princess, who is now of age to serve as Regent if required, will one day be…
Sweden

Why Princess Birgitta of Sweden is an HRH and her sisters are not

Of King Carl XVI Gustaf’s four older sisters, only one has retained her Royal Highness status throughout her life – Princess Birgitta, who celebrates her 85th birthday today. The reason why Birgitta remained a Royal Highness while Princesses Margaretha, Désirée and Christina lost the styling upon their marriages is because of the Swedish constitution at the time. The law stated…
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