Norway

King Harald hands out the Kavli Award for 2018

On Tuesday, His Majesty King Harald of Norway handed out the Kavli Award for 2018. This happened first in an award ceremony which was held in the Oslo Concert Hall. Next followed a reception and dinner with His Majesty, the winner, and other guests in the Oslo City Hall. His Majesty King Harald V of Norway was received in the Oslo Concert Hall by members of the Kavli Foundation. American actor…
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Norway

King Harald and Queen Sonja attended golden jubilee concert at Oscar's Hall Palace

Their Majesties The King and Queen of Norway were present when the Armed Forces Music Corps performed at an outdoor concert at Oscar’s Hall on the occasion of the King and Queen’s golden wedding ceremony on Monday evening. The event was free and open to the public, so that they could join in the celebration of the royal anniversary. Significant parts of the concert programme were taken…
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Norway

Crown Prince Haakon to visit New York

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway is travelling to the USA at the end of September. His Royal Highness will be visiting New York for a few days to attend the High Level Week of the United Nations in New York. He will stay in the United States from 24 to 27…
Denmark

Crown Prince Frederik undergoes surgery - cancels events

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark was hospitalised on Sunday at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen. The Royal court has stated in a press release that the Crown Prince had to undergo surgery for spinal disc herniation and confirmed that the surgery was successful. The Crown Prince remains in hospital and is now undergoing a rehabilitation course. It is not known whether this was an…
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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…
European Royals

Tsar Simeon: "I am being forced into exile again"

The last Tsar of Bulgaria and former Bulgarian Prime Minister, Simeon II, are leading a strong attack on the Bulgarian government. This happens after a Bulgarian court demanded the Tsar to return the palace he owns that was taken from his family during the communist takeover in Bulgaria in 1946. This was first reported by various Bulgarian media and first internationally by the International…
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