Japan

Crown Prince of Japan urges his daughter to update Japanese people regarding her wedding

The Crown Prince of Japan, Akishino, has urged his eldest child and older daughter, Princess Mako, to update the Japanese public regarding engagement and postponed wedding to Kei Komuro. His Imperial Highness said, “This coming February marks two years [since the announcement of the postponement of the wedding]. I believe something must be announced about it.” The comments were…
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InsightMonaco

Who is Princess Charlene of Monaco?

To conclude our series on the Princess consorts of Monaco, we look at the current titleholder, Princess Charlene – the wife of the Prince of Monaco, Albert II. Charlene Lynette Wittstock was born Bulawayo, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) on 25 January 1978 to Michael and…
Luxembourg

Photo Gallery: Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg marks 100th anniversary of the accession to the throne of HRH Grand Duchess Charlotte

On 26 November, the Grand Ducal Family celebrated the 100th anniversary of the accession to the throne of HRH Grand Duchess Charlotte with a lunch at the Château de Berg and an evening at the Philharmonie. Below are a selection of images from both events. © Grand Ducal Court / Marion Dessard / Sophie Margue © Grand Ducal Court / Marion Dessard / Sophie Margue © Grand Ducal Court /…
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British Royals

Is this what the young members of the Royal Family will look like as adults?

As soon as royal babies are born, people start wondering what they will look like as they get older. A team of designers at Cosmetify have come up with what they think Savannah Phillips, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Louis, and Archie Harrison will look like as adults in 20 years. Prince George at 27. “George has been envisaged with a slicked-to-the-side blonde quiff, with…
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Belgium

Queen Mathilde presented with Bambi Charity Award

On 21 November in Baden-Baden, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Queen Mathilde of the Belgians received the prestigious German Charity Bambi Award from ‘Hubert Burda Media Holding’. The Royal Palace in Brussels said that the Queen was presented the award for “her many…
Prince Charles and Camilla

Duchess of Cornwall announces Moomin characters to be principal sponsor of The Queen's Commonwealth Essay Competition

While in Christchurch, New Zealand’s Tūranga Library, the Duchess of Cornwall announced the Moomin characters as a principal sponsor of The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition 2020. Her Royal Highness made the announcement among young school children who had participated in a writing workshop alongside New Zealand Poet Laureate, David Eggleton. Camilla said in her announcement…
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