Thailand

Queen Sirikit released from hospital

Queen Sirkit, The Queen Mother of Thailand, 86, has been released from the hospital where she has been since 21 July. She will turn 87 on Monday. Her Majesty was at Chulalongkorn Hospital in Bangkok and has now been returned to her home, Chitralada Royal Villa. King Rama X’s mother had an infection of the respiratory tract and was treated by doctors with antibiotics and close medical…
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Saudi Arabia

King Salman issues Royal Decree giving women more freedom for travel

King Salman of Saudi Arabia issued a Royal Decree this week that Saudi women will no longer need to acquire permission from a “male guardian” (husband, father, brother, etc.) to obtain a passport, travel or work in another step forward for women’s rights in the kingdom. The decree, written in a gender-neutral manner according to Arab News, was issued on 29 July stresses the…
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Saudi Arabia

Saudi King's older brother dies

King Salman of Saudi Arabia’s older half-brother, Prince Bandar bin Abdulaziz Al Saud died yesterday evening in Jeddah at the age of 96, the Saudi Press Agency confirmed late Sunday quoting the Saudi Royal Court. Prayers will be held today after the Isha prayers at the Grand Mosque in Mecca. The Prince was not an active political member of the Royal Family, and as such, was a bit…
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British RoyalsThe Cambridges

Kensington Palace issues rare statement to deny Duchess of Cambridge having botox

Kensington Palace has issued a rare statement to deny that the Duchess of Cambridge has had baby botox. This comes after Dr Munir Somji of London’s Dr Medi Spa Clinic wrote on Instagram, ” Our Kate loves a bit of baby Botox. ” Patients come from far and wide to see me for this procedure. It truly is so simple… There is no excuse for doctors to leave patients with…
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