On the morning of March 6, 2013, an “…oxygen tank explosion and fire broke out in the broiler room…” at the La Milagrosa Hospital in Madrid where His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain is currently recovering from his operation last Sunday. Five people were injured according to several sources. As for His Majesty, well,… Read More News Regarding His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain. (VIDEO)
According to the Telegraph and Guardian newspapers, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar recently purchased six uninhabited islands in Greece for a reported 8.5 million Euros. Now, that is a bargain. No, really. Anywho, according to the newspaper, The Mirror, the 61-year-old Emir of Qatar was vacationing in Greece when he decided to moor… Read More Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani of Qatar Purchases Six Greek Islands at a Bargain Price.
“The exhibition comprises more than 150 objects, featuring furnishings, textiles, clothing, portraits, jewelry and armour, and reveals the majesty of the royal courts of Henry VIII to Charles II and Ivan the Terrible to the early Romanovs.”
Last month His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales recorded a video message for those attending the 2013 Economist World Forest Summit: Achieving Sustainable Forest Management on a Global Scale in Stockholm. If you are interested in learning more about the 2013 Economist World Forest Summit please click here.
On March 6, 2013, Their Majesties King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Queen Jetsun of Bhutan attend the closing of the 10th Session of the First Parliament in Thimphu. For more information about today’s event as well as to view a photo please click here. And, click here to read His Majesty’s speech.
On March 6, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias “…visited the second phase of line 9 of the Metro in Madrid…” according to the Spanish royal court. During his visit Prince Felipe “…inspected the inside of the tunnel and met with workers as well as representatives from the companies working on the project.”… Read More News Regarding His Royal Highness Prince Felipe of Asturias. (VIDEO)
On March 6, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden held an audience with the Speaker of the Parliament of Lithuania, Mr. Vydas Gedvilas, at the royal palace in Stockholm.
On March 6, 2013, Their Majesties King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan continued their two-day official visit to Turkey. This afternoon, His Majesty along with the President of Turkey, Mr. Abdullah Gül, toured the TUSAS Aerospace Industries (TAI) production facilities in Ankara. According to the Anadolu News Agency, His Majesty and President Gül,… Read More TMs King Abdullah II and Queen Rania of Jordan Visit Turkey: Day Two. (VIDEO)
On March 6, 2013, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje, in his capacity as Chairman of the Advisory Board on Water and Sanitation of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, arrived in New York to attend the United Nations special thematic session, Water and Disasters. Today’s meeting is an: “…initiative of UN Secretary-General Ban… Read More His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje Visits New York.
Recently, the Fondation Princesse Charlene de Monaco announced they will launch their Learn to Swim and Water Safety program later this year in Agadir, Morocco. These new programs will teach the youth “…formal swimming instructions in both swimming pools and the sea, educate children as to the risks associated with the ocean…” and much more.… Read More The Fondation Princess Charlene de Monaco Launches a New Program.