Belgium

President of Italy sends message of support to King Philippe following his mother's stroke

President Mattarella of Italy has sent a message to King Philippe of Belgium following his mother Queen Paola’s stroke on Tuesday evening. The President sent his message of support in name of the Italian people and on his own behalf. On Wednesday morning the RTBF reported that Queen Paola of the Belgians, the wife of King Albert of Belgium, had suffered a stroke while she was on holiday in…
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Belgium

Queen Paola back home from hospital following stroke

The Belgian Royal Palace has released an update on the health issues of Queen Paola of Belgium, the wife of the abdicated King Albert of Belgium. In the statement, it is revealed that Her Majesty was allowed to return home from the hospital and that she is doing well. On…
Sweden

Princess Estelle competes in Prince Daniel's Race

On Sunday, it was time for the annual Prince Daniel’s Race and Pep-Day. This year, Princess Estelle participated in the race named after her father. Embed from Getty Images Today, the annual Prince Daniel’s Run and sport’s day took place at Haga Park, just outside of Stockholm. This year the event was renamed to Prince Daniel’s Run and Pep-Day. The organisation Generation…
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Belgium

Queen Paola celebrates birthday quietly in Italy

Queen Paola of the Belgians celebrated her 81st birthday on Tuesday. She marked this special occasion together with her husband King Albert in her birth country of Italy, without her children. Queen Paola and King Albert of Belgium have not spent many days at their home…
BelgiumLuxembourg

In pictures: Mass held to commemorate the 25th anniversary of King Baudouin's death

This morning the royal families of Belgium, Luxembourg and Liechtenstein got together to attend a mass commemorating the 25th anniversary of the death of King Baudouin of the Belgians. Even though many royals were present, some important family members notably absent. This morning, a special mass was organised to commemorate King Baudouin of the Belgians. The fifth King of Belgium died…
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Belgium

King Philippe opens new tram line

It is back to work for King Philippe as he opened the new tram line 9 between Koekelberg and Jette (Brussels). The King was able to operate the tram on the first ride at the new line was completed. Yesterday King Philippe undertook his first official engagement after going…
Sweden

Crown Princess Victoria hands out Stockholm Junior Water Prize

Crown Princess Victoria handed out the annual Stockholm Junior Water Prize during the annual World Water Week. The SJWP is an international science prize for young people between 15 and 20 years old. Yesterday afternoon, Crown Princess Victoria handed out the Stockholm Junior Water Prize to Caleb Liow Jia Le and Johnny Xiao Hong Yu from Singapore. The award ceremony took place at Berns in…
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