Saudi Arabia

King Salman present's King's Cup

After an exciting game of football at the King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Sports City (Al-Jawhara) Stadium on Saturday evening, King Salman, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, crowned Jeddah’s Al-Ittihad as King’s Cup Champion and handed them the King’s Cup after they beat Harmah City’s Al-Faisali 3-1. The scores had been tied 1 -1 after ninety minutes, but during extra time, Al-Ittihad scored…
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The Queen

Why isn't there a State Opening of Parliament this year?

May and June tend to be busy times for Her Majesty The Queen, June, especially with the Trooping of the Colour, Garter Ceremony and Royal Ascot in quick succession, and this year, has the added complication of her Grandson getting married in May as well. But, something is missing from the usual itinerary – the State Opening of Parliament, this is the occasion when Queen Elizabeth attends the…
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Denmark

Crown Prince Frederik to open Denmark's Exhibition at Beijing Design Week

It has been announced in Copenhagen that Crown Prince Frederik will visit Beijing Design Week in September this year. Some may remember the Crown Prince visiting the Beijing for the exhibition last year. 2018 marks ten years since Denmark and China entered into a partnership agreement covering research, innovation and education; it was the largest agreement that Denmark had entered into outside…
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International royals

Who is Prince Seeiso of Lesotho?

Prince Seeiso of Lesotho and Prince Harry have worked together with the Sentebale charity. He was born on the 16th April 1966 as the second son of the late King Moshoeshoe II and Queen Mamohato and is the younger brother of the present monarch, King Letsie III. He benefitted as a child, in that he was a Chevening Scholar, this is a scheme funded by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office which…
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