Latest Royalty News

Prince William condemns antisemitism during visit to London synagogue

Feb. 29, 2024 10:04 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Prince William condemned antisemitism during a visit to a London synagogue on Thursday, the first time he appeared in public after he unexpectedly pulled out of a royal event earlier in the week. William, the heir to the throne, heard about how Jewish students across...

Norway's King Harald, Europe's oldest monarch, in hospital in Malaysia after falling ill on vacation

Feb. 28, 2024 19:57 PM EST

LANGKAWI, Malaysia (AP) — King Harald V of Norway remained hospitalized with an infection on Malaysia's northern resort island of Langkawi on Wednesday as officials said that his condition was improving. Harald, Europe's oldest monarch at age 87, became ill while he was on...

Prince Harry loses a court challenge over being stripped of a UK security detail. He plans to appeal

Feb. 28, 2024 11:56 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry 's fight for publicly funded protection was rejected Wednesday by a London judge who said the U.K. government didn't act irrationally when it stripped him of security privileges after he quit working as a member of the royal family and moved to the United States. Harry...

London judge rules that UK government had the right to strip Prince Harry of security detail during visits to Britain

Feb. 28, 2024 06:07 AM EST
LONDON (AP) — London judge rules that UK government had the right to strip Prince Harry of security detail during visits to Britain.

King Harald V of Norway has been hospitalized with an infection while on vacation in Malaysia

Feb. 27, 2024 14:22 PM EST

STOCKHOLM (AP) — King Harald V of Norway has been hospitalized with an infection while on vacation in Malaysia, the Norwegian royal house said in a statement Tuesday. The 87-year-old monarch has had several illnesses in recent months, raising concern about the head of state's...

Ukrainian President Zelenskyy lands in Saudi Arabia to push for peace and a POW exchange with Russia

Feb. 27, 2024 11:49 AM EST

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodomyr Zelenskyy arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday and met the kingdom's powerful crown prince to push for a peace plan and the return of prisoners of war from Russia. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has sought to...

UK's Prince William pulls out of memorial service for his godfather because of 'personal matter'

Feb. 27, 2024 07:21 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Kensington Palace says Britain's Prince William has pulled out of attending a memorial service for his godfather, the late King Constantine of Greece, because of a personal matter. The palace declined to elaborate on Tuesday but said his wife, the Princess of Wales,...

Britain's Prince William pulls out of engagement honoring his godfather for personal reasons

Feb. 27, 2024 06:00 AM EST
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Prince William pulls out of engagement honoring his godfather for personal reasons.

Cambodia's ruling party wins Senate election, paving the way for Hun Sen to act as its president

Feb. 26, 2024 20:04 PM EST

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The long-ruling Cambodian People’s Party has won an expected landslide victory in the election for the country’s Senate, the National Election Committee has confirmed. The committee on Monday began releasing results by constituency, after earlier...

Namibian President Hage Geingob laid to rest at Heroes' Acre cemetery after state funeral

Feb. 25, 2024 23:25 PM EST

WINDHOEK, Namibia (AP) — Namibian President Hage Geingob was laid to rest in the country's Heroes' Acre cemetery on Sunday following a state funeral attended by African leaders, the German president and Princess Anne, the sister of Britain's King Charles III. Geingob died earlier...