Japan

Princess Mako's engagement officially announced by Imperial Household

Her Imperial HighnessPrincess Mako of Akishino’s engagement toKei Komuro has been officially announced by the Imperial Household of Japan. As a result of her marriage, the Princess will lose her royal status and since Kei is a commoner. The pair appeared together on public broadcaster NHK to announce their pending nuptials. Her Imperial Highness works as a researcher at the…
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Sweden

First photo of Sweden's newest prince released

The Swedish Royal Court released the first photo of their newest member yesterday on their official website and social media accounts. The image shows the little royal in his car seat with his parents, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia outside their home of Villa…
Sweden

First photo of Sweden’s newest prince released

The Swedish Royal Court released the first photo of their newest member yesterday on their official website and social media accounts. The image shows the little royal in his car seat with his parents, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia outside their home of Villa…
Sweden

Crown Princess of Sweden attends opening of Sami Parliament

On Wednesday, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden attended the opening of the Sami Parliamentin Östersund at Mid Sweden University which began a new four-year term (2017-2021). There were over 70 guests in attendance including the Minister of Culture,Alice Bah Kuhnke and President of the UN Committee on Racial Discrimination, Anastasia Crickley. The Crown Princess…
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Sweden

Princess Madeleine forced to announce third pregnancy early

Princess Madeleine was forced to reveal her third pregnancy earlier than she planned, various Swedish media outlets have reported. The Swedish Royal Family had, naturally, been aware for a while that there would be another member of their family early next year. After revealing she was expecting her third child to friends, it became apparent that the news was going to break before the Royal Court…
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The Netherlands

Queen Máxima gets transparent braces

Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Netherlands has had transparent braces put on her teeth. The clear braces were noticed this past week while she was conducting engagements. Her first event this past week was on Tuesday when she made a surprise appearance in Delft, and then…
British RoyalsOpinion

Review: Princess Diana Book - 20th Anniversary Edition

As 2017 is the 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, new publications and documentaries are being released to memorialise the late Princess. Historic Newspapers has published an edition of their newspaper history series about Diana called Princess Diana Book – 20th Anniversary Edition. The book, which comes in a gift box with your name engraved on the front and a quote…
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