BelgiumFeatures

King Philippe of the Belgians appoints new federal government

King Philippe of the Belgians has appointed the ministers of the new federal government at the Royal Palace. After nearly 500 days of forming a government, the new ministers have taken the oath before His Majesty the King. At 10 am sharp King Philippe received the Prime Minister and other ministers who will form the new federal government in an audience at the Royal Palace of Brussels. One by…
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Princess Elisabeth starts military education at initiation camp

Princess Elisabeth of Belgium has started the new school year at the Royal Military Academy in Brussels. The Duchess of Brabant and the other 169 first year students kicked off their training with an initiation camp in Elsenborn. On Monday the 31st of August, the elder daughter of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of the Belgians embarked on a new chapter in her life. The 18-year old Duchess of…
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Belgium

Who is Princess Maria Laura of Belgium?

Today, on the 26th of August, Princess Maria Laura of Belgium celebrates her 32nd birthday. But who is this mysterious Belgian beauty? Let’s take a look at what we know about her. On 26 August 1988, Maria Laura Zita Beatrix Gerhard was born at the Saint-Luc…
Sweden

Crown Princess Victoria opens Stockholm Fashion Week

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden has officially opened this year’s Stockholm Fashion Week from her home at Haga Palace. The Crown Princess, who is an important ambassador for Swedish fashion, gave a digital speech in which she focussed on sustainability and…
Norway

Royal godparents to miss Prince Sverre Magnus' confirmation

It has been confirmed that the confirmation of Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway will take place without the presence of the Prince’s royal godparents. The son of Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit will be confirmed on Saturday, 5 September 2020. Earlier this week, the Norwegian Royal Court released new details on the confirmation of Prince Sverre Magnus. The grandson of King…
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Sweden

How Crown Princess Victoria will celebrate her birthday this year

Tomorrow, on the 14th of July, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden celebrates her 43rd birthday. Due to the coronavirus, this year’s festivities will be scaled down significantly, and the Crown Princess will have to celebrate without most of her family. Every year on the 14th of July, the birthday of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden (called Victoriadagen) is celebrated publically at the…
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