Britain`s Prince Andrew spoke at the Davos annual meeting on Thursday to "reaffirm" official denials of claims he had sex with an underaged girl employed by an American billionaire and convicted sex offender.
Buckingham Palace stepped up its denial that Prince Andrew had sex with an underage girl introduced to him by a disgraced US financier, and named the alleged victim whose anonymity was preserved in court documents filed last week.
Stepping up its defence of Prince Andrew, Buckingham Palace on Sunday again "emphatically denied" that the Duke of York had sexual contact with an American woman who was allegedly kept as an underage "sex slave" by a Wall Street billionaire, branding the allegations false and without any foundation.
Buckingham Palace stepped up its denial that Prince Andrew had sex with an underage girl and named the alleged victim who had sought to preserve her anonymity, according to British newspaper reports on Sunday.
Buckingham Palace on Saturday denied “any suggestion of impropriety with underage minors” by Britain’s Prince Andrew, after he was named in US court papers for allegedly having sexual relations with a girl.
Tampa: Buckingham Palace on Friday denied allegations by a woman who said in Florida court documents that she was forced as a minor to have sex with Britain`s Prince Andrew and other high-profile figures linked to a wealthy US businessman.
In contrast to the common belief that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met while studying at St. Andrews university, a royal biographer has claimed that the couple had actually met way before through mutual pals.
In a case of mistaken identity, armed police pointed guns at Prince Andrew, Queen Elizabeth II`s son, and ordered him to put his hands up in the gardens of Buckingham Palace, a media report said on Sunday.
Britain`s Prince Harry is wrapping up a weeklong visit to the United States in the affluent New York City suburb of Greenwich, Connecticut, where he is playing in a polo match at a club with a history of hosting royal visitors.
A section of Britain`s leading scientists have revolted against the election of Prince Andrew as a fellow of the Royal Society, voicing their concern over his "over-colourful" past and lack of a scientific background.