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Elizabeth II, Prince Philip mark 70th wedding anniversary

Elizabeth II, Prince Philip mark 70th wedding anniversary

 Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage on Monday, becoming Britain`s first reigning couple to mark a platinum wedding anniversary.

Nov 20, 2017, 08:59 AM IST

At 96, Prince Philip begins his retirement

Philip is still in good health for a man of his age, although he was hospitalised for two nights in June for the treatment of an undisclosed infection.

Aug 02, 2017, 07:53 AM IST

Britain' s Prince Philip to retire this week

Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire this week, conducting the last of more than 22,200 solo public engagements, the palace said on Monday.

Jul 31, 2017, 18:03 PM IST

Britain's Prince Philip hospitalised with infection but is in 'good spirits'

Philip, who is also known as the Duke of Edinburgh and has sometimes drawn attention with headline-grabbing gaffes, has been by the queen's side throughout her 65 years on the throne and she has described him as "my strength and stay".

Jun 21, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Queen Elizabeth's husband Prince Philip to retire from royal duties

Queen Elizabeth's husband Prince Philip to retire from royal duties

Prince Philip, the 95-year-old husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, is to retire from carrying out royal engagements later this year, Buckingham Palace announced on Thursday.

May 04, 2017, 15:18 PM IST
When Queen Elizabeth II played with her 'namesake' baby elephant at London Zoo – MUST watch

When Queen Elizabeth II played with her 'namesake' baby elephant at London Zoo – MUST watch

The Queen, accompanied by Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, came face to face some Asian elephants, including the herd's youngest member named after her.

Apr 12, 2017, 13:10 PM IST

Queen Elizabeth II set to celebrate 90th birthday - again

Does one person really need 900 horses to tell their life story?

May 12, 2016, 22:28 PM IST

Barack Obama pays tribute to ''jewel'' Queen Elizabeth after 90th birthday

Queen Elizabeth is the oldest monarch in British history who has met 11 US presidents.

Apr 23, 2016, 09:19 AM IST

Queen's letter of love to be auctioned in UK next week

A rare letter in which Queen Elizabeth II has talked about how she and husband Prince Philip fell in love will go under the hammer in the UK next week.

Apr 14, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Prince Harry beaten by grandfather as best dressed man

Britain's Prince Harry has been beaten in the style department by Prince Philip.

Jan 04, 2016, 21:54 PM IST

Queen sails across Malta harbour in nostalgic tour of beloved island

Cannon shots rang out across the harbour in Valletta on Sunday in tribute to Queen Elizabeth II, who was sailing across the bay on the final leg of her state visit to Malta.

Nov 28, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Dumped Australian PM admits knighting Prince Philip a mistake

Ousted Australian leader Tony Abbott conceded on Thursday that his decision to award Britain's Prince Philip a knighthood, which sparked a huge public and political backlash, was "injudicious".

Oct 01, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

Queen Elizabeth becomes UK's longest-reigning monarch

Queen Elizabeth, who ascended the throne aged just 25 as her exhausted country struggled to recover from the ravages of World War Two, makes history on Wednesday when she becomes Britain`s longest-reigning monarch. 

Sep 09, 2015, 05:26 AM IST

Queen Elizabeth's husband loses patience with photographer

 Queen Elizabeth II's 94-year-old husband Prince Philip was caught on camera losing patience with a photographer during events to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.

Jul 11, 2015, 18:38 PM IST

Queen Elizabeth to celebrate 90th b'day with mega street party

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II will celebrate her 90th birthday next year at one of London's biggest street parties with over 10,000 guests near Buckingham Palace.

Jul 09, 2015, 23:18 PM IST

Queen makes first visit to ex-Nazi concentration camp

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II made her first trip to a former Nazi concentration camp on Friday, visiting Bergen-Belsen just over 70 years after it was liberated by British forces, on the final day of her state visit to Germany.

Jun 26, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Britain's Prince Philip turns 94 with musical salute

The guards at Buckingham Palace played a rendition of "Happy Birthday" today as Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip turned 94.

Jun 10, 2015, 23:47 PM IST

Queen Elizabeth II to visit Nazi camp where Anne Frank died

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II is to visit the site of Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen during her state visit to Germany next month, Buckingham Palace said on Sunday.

May 18, 2015, 04:33 AM IST

Prince Edward to be next 'Duke of Edinburgh'

Prince Edward, the youngest of Queen Elizabeth II's four children, will inherit his father Prince Philip's title of the Duke of Edinburgh, according to a media report.

Apr 26, 2015, 16:24 PM IST

Prince Philip gets disputed Australian knighthood

 Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday presented her husband Prince Philip with an insignia of his Australian knighthood, the awarding of which plunged Prime Minister Tony Abbott into crisis earlier this year.

Apr 22, 2015, 19:19 PM IST