Queen Elizabeth II marks 63 years on British throne

Queen Elizabeth II Friday celebrated 63 years on the British throne as she neared the record set by Queen Victoria for the longest-reigning monarch.

Scans reveal Britain`s Richard III not a `bunch-backed toad`

The Shakespearean depiction of notorious British king Richard III as a "bunch-backed toad" is a "complete fabrication", according to results of scans of the monarch`s recently-discovered skeleton that were published Friday.

British Queen`s estate employee falls into lake

An employee of Queen Elizabeth II`s Sandringham estate was fighting for his life after falling into a lake right next to a garden where the monarch was holding a meeting with dog enthusiasts.

Queen 2nd longest serving monarch in UK history

The Queen is set to overtake even Victoria’s record in September 2015.

Queen Elizabeth’s reign is 2nd longest

The Queen has reigned for a total of 59 years and 110 days – including leap years – or 21,645 days.

It was dangerous to be a maharaja in Europe

A new study by a Cambridge University criminologist reveals just how dangerous it was to be a monarch in Europe before the modern era.

Being a monarch `more dangerous than living in war zone`

The biggest cause of death was found to be rivals taking the throne.

Dutch monarch okays govt backed by anti-Islam MP

Dutch rightist VVD party is likely to form a minority cabinet backed by anti-Islam MP Geert Wilders.

RJD MP accuses Lalu of behaving like monarch

Sulking after the inclusion of
his bete noire Prabhunath Singh in the party, RJD MP
Umashankar Singh on Saturday accused party chief Lalu Prasad of
functioning like a "monarch".

Nepal: CPN-UML`s neutrality helping ex-monarch, says minister

Bidya Devi blames her own party for strengthening pro-monarchist forces.