The Sussexes

Duke and Duchess of Sussex donate to The Mission Continues for Martin Luther King Day

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have donated to The Mission Continues in honour of Martin Luther King Day today in the United States. The pair’s donation was revealed by the organisation on their social media account. In an Instagram post, the Duke and Duchess said they wanted to share a “small token of our appreciation.” They said in a note: “In honour of this day…
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Thailand

Thai princess in hospital

Thailand’s Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn is in the hospital after injuring her ankle in a fall on Monday. The Royal Household Bureau made the announcement on Monday saying the 65-year-old tripped and fell during a morning walk. The younger sister of King Rama X…
Saudi Arabia

King Salman of Saudi Arabia receives COVID vaccine

King Salman of Saudi Arabia, 85, has received the COVID-19 vaccine in Neom. He received the jab on Friday, 8 January – a day before Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh received their shots in the UK. King Salman received the first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine Friday. Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Health, Tawfiq Al-Rabiah, said: “Today, the King received the…
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Bhutan

King and Queen of Bhutan unveil new family photo

Bhutan’s King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun Pema have unveiled a new family photo for the New Year. The image was taken on National Day on 17 December 2020 at Punakha Dzong, Punakha, Bhutan. The King and Queen are pictured with their two sons, Crown Prince Jigme Namgyel (4) and Prince Ugyen Wangchuck (9 months). The former will celebrate his fifth birthday in February…
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Thailand

King of Thailand releases New Year card

The King of Thailand has released a New Year card to the Thai people to coincide with his New Year speech that he gave as 2021 began. The card features a photo that was released of King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida ahead of his coronation in May 2019. Both the…
Denmark

Gallery: Danish royal New Year's galas

The New Year galas in Denmark have been cancelled this year due to COVID-19. So, we have compiled photos from some of the galas of years gone by. Take a look at the Danish royal New Year Levees below: 2013: Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed…
Denmark

Queen Margrethe: "Let us not lose heart"

Queen Margrethe addressed the Danes on New Year’s Eve telling them to “not lose heart” over the COVID-19 situation as we all have a reason to rejoice now that there is a vaccine. She began by mentioning how the pandemic hit Europe saying it was “a disease which nobody knew and which we had no medicines against.” She spoke of how things eased in the summer where…
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