King Harald back at work following medical leave

King Harald back at work following medical leave

His Majesty King Harald V of Norway is today back at work as monarch of Norway again after he had to take a few days of medical leave last week as a result of pain in the foot. Even though His Majesty is back to work today, he has no official duties before Thursday.

Nevertheless, it is right to assume that although the King has no official duties before Thursday, some paperwork is expected for…

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Crown Prince Haakon comments his father’s medical leave

Crown Prince Haakon comments his father’s medical leave

It was announced yesterday by the Norwegian Royal Court that King Harald is on medical leave, due to pain in his foot. Crown Prince Haakon commented on this when he met the Norwegian press during the last day of his Baltic trip. Since the medical leave was announced, it has also been announced that His Majesty will only be away from his work the rest of this week. King Harald is, therefore, back…

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The Royal Palace in Oslo to have solar panel on roof

Royal Central — The Royal Palace in Oslo to have solar panel on…








Crown Princess Mette Marit is suffering from Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo

Royal Central — Crown Princess Mette Marit is suffering from…








Norwegian News Agency accidentally reports death of King Harald

Norwegian News Agency accidentally reports death of King Harald

Yesterday, the Norwegian News Agency (NTB) accidentally reported in Norway that His Majesty King Harald was dead. The Norwegian News Agency is a Norwegian press agency and wire service that serves most of the largest Norwegian media outlets. The unfinished text was sent to NTB subscribers at 12 pm Norwegian time; the news agency sent out a new message retracting the previous message only minutes…

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King Harald attends opening of King Harald World Gym for Life Challenge

King Harald attends opening of King Harald World Gym for Life Challenge

Yesterday, His Majesty King Harald of Norway attended the official opening of the King Harald World Gym for Life Challenge, a tournament in the King’s name. When His Majesty arrived, he was greeted by the County Governor of Vestfold, Kristi Gilbert President of Norway’s Gymnastics and Turnal Association, and President Stig Nilssen in the Organisation Committee for King Harald’s World Gym for Life…

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Queen Sonja’s has grand birthday celebration

Queen Sonja’s has grand birthday celebration

On Tuesday, Queen Sonja of Norway turned 80-years-old. This was celebrated all day at different locations throughout Norway. The biggest celebration took place at the Royal Palace in Oslo. The festivities started at noon. At the same time as 21-gun salute, a royal salute was fired from Akershus Fortress, and an entirely new statue was unveiled in the Palace Park. The statue was a gift from the…

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