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Kohinoor is India's property but its retrieval from UK is difficult: Centre to SC

Kohinoor is India's property but its retrieval from UK is difficult: Centre to SC

The Centre told SC that it is, however, devising ways and means as to whether the diamond could be brought back based on any agreement with the foreign country.

RSS contradicts Centre, says 'Koh-i-Noor' is India's asset and should be brought back

RSS contradicts Centre, says 'Koh-i-Noor' is India's asset and should be brought back

The RSS has strongly contradicted Centre's stand on priceless 'Koh-i-Noor' diamond that was ''neither stolen, nor forcibly taken but gifted to the Britishers'' by Maharaja Ranjit Singh.

'Koh-i-Noor' diamond was not 'stolen', but gifted to Britishers: Centre tells SC

'Koh-i-Noor' diamond was not 'stolen', but gifted to Britishers: Centre tells SC

In a move which is likely to thwart attempts to bring back 'Koh-i-Noor' from the United Kingdom, the Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that the priceless diamond was not stolen by the Britishers but it was gifted to them by the erstwhile ruler of Punjab.

'Queen Elizabeth must apologise for executing Bhagat Singh'

Events to mark Bhagat Singh's death anniversary was held yesterday in two different places in Pakistan's Punjab province.

India has competition! Pakistani court admits plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from Britain

India has competition! Pakistani court admits plea to bring back Koh-i-Noor from Britain

As per Wikipedia, the Koh-i-Noor diamond was found at Kollur Mine, currently in Andhra Pradesh, likely in the 13th century.

UK MP demands 'Koh-i-Noor' be returned to India

UK MP demands 'Koh-i-Noor' be returned to India

British Indian MP Keith Vaz Tuesday called for the world-famous 'Koh-i-Noor' diamond to be returned to India during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's UK visit in November.

British queen says must guard against division in Europe

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth urged Europe on Wednesday to guard against division in the continent, at a state banquet in Berlin where Germany`s president declared: "the European Union needs Great Britain".

Queen Elizabeth II to visit `Game of Thrones` set

Queen Elizabeth II is all set to visit a `Game of Thrones` set in Belfast.

British queen`s beloved corgis `becoming endangered`

Queen Elizabeth II`s favourite dog breed, the Pembroke Welsh Corgi, is at risk of disappearing, Britain`s Kennel Club breeders` association has warned.

British Queen does not want visits in hospital

This is the first time in 10 years that she has been hospitalised and Buckingham Palace said she could be back home as early as tomorrow.

British queen not likely to follow Dutch example

One European queen has announced her retirement. Any chance Europe`s most famous queen, Elizabeth II of Britain, might join her?

Millions party to hail Queen`s 60-year reign

Britain`s unparalleled ability to stage royal events full of pomp and pageantry was on display over the extended weekend as millions set aside economic woes and ignored anti-monarchists and carping commentators to celebrate 60 years of Queen Elizabeth`s reign.

After pageant, a starry concert for Queen Elizabeth

After the deluge during the Thames pageant yesterday, a musical extravaganza featuring the great and the good is scheduled for Queen Elizabeth.

British Queen begins Diamond Jubilee weekend with a day at the races

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II began a four-day series of celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of her becoming queen with a visit to the horse races close to her Windsor home on Saturday afternoon.

Public support for British Queen at record high: Survey

The public support for British Queen - who celebrates 60 years on the throne this year - is at a record high, a survey has revealed.

British Queen faces pay freeze until 2015: Report

The UK Queen is all set to feel the pinch of the economic downturn as she faces a pay freeze until 2015, according to a media report.

Wanted: Royal butler for British Queen!

Attention, job seekers! Wanted: A trainee butler for the British Queen. Salary: 15,000 pounds a year. Accommodation is free. Closing date of application: September 19, 2011.

Prince Harry `faces tough test before Afghanistan stint`

Prince Harry may have the Queen`s backing to return to Afghanistan, but he faces one tough test before his second stint in the war-ravaged country to take on the Taliban again, a media report said.

Prince Harry: British Queen backs my return to Afghanistan

Prince Harry has claimed the British Queen has given her blessing to his return to active duty in Afghanistan.

Queen`s husband defends `slitty-eyed` gaffe in China

Prince Philip made the infamous "slitty-eyed" gaffe during a trip to China.