Beach attack: Tunisia PM admits police took too long to react

Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid told the BBC on Friday that police took too long to react to last week's jihadist attack that killed 38 people, mostly Britons.

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.

Queen`s Europe speech raises eyebrows in Britain
Queen`s Europe speech raises eyebrows in Britain

A speech by Queen Elizabeth II warning against "division" in Europe as Prime Minister David Cameron plans a referendum on Britain`s EU membership was interpreted by British media on Thursday as a political statement.

Queen may have to move for Buckingham Palace repairs
Queen may have to move for Buckingham Palace repairs

 Queen Elizabeth II may have to move out of Buckingham Palace to allow for much-needed repairs including taking out asbestos, replacing ageing boilers and rewiring, royal officials said on Wednesday.

Cameron urges human rights overhaul on Magna Carta day
Cameron urges human rights overhaul on Magna Carta day

Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday called for an overhaul of British human rights laws as he marked the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta at a ceremony led by Queen Elizabeth II.

Queen leads 800th Magna Carta anniversary celebrations
Queen leads 800th Magna Carta anniversary celebrations

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister David Cameron will attend a ceremony Monday to mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, the document that laid the foundation for parliamentary democracy in the West.

Spectacular ceremony cost over double that of London Olympics
Spectacular ceremony cost over double that of London Olympics

The lavish and impressive opening ceremony of the inaugural European Games cost 100 million manat ($95m, 85m euros), revealed Azerbaijan Sports Minister Azad Rahimov on Saturday.

Queen Elizabeth II to visit ex-concentration camp in Germany

Queen Elizabeth II will visit a former concentration camp for the first time during her state visit to Germany later this month, Buckingham Palace said on Monday.

Queen went to hospital for routine check up, says Palace to scotch false death rumours
Queen went to hospital for routine check up, says Palace to scotch false death rumours

After an erroneous tweet by a BBC journalist implying the Queen's death triggered a flurry of speculations on the social media, the Buckingham Palace had to break its protocol and issue a statement to scotch the false death rumours.

Prince William to return as air ambulance pilot on Monday

Prince William will to return to work on Monday as an air ambulance pilot after taking nearly six-weeks of paternity leave ahead of the birth of his second child.

UK referendum question will be a `Yes` to stay in EU: Reports

British voters will be asked to vote "Yes" or "No" on remaining in the European Union in a referendum to be held by the end of 2017, media reported Wednesday.

Prince Harry sees birds but no kiwi during New Zealand visit

Britain's Prince Harry didn't fulfil his hope on Sunday of seeing a kiwi in the wild but he did get to see other native birds during a visit to a remote New Zealand island.

Britain's Queen heads for age-sensitive schedule

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is set to have a more manageable schedule in line with her age in the coming months.

Britain's Queen heads for age-sensitive schedule
Britain's Queen heads for age-sensitive schedule

 Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is set to have a more manageable schedule in line with her age in the coming months.

Princess Charlotte has her first audience with Queen Elizabeth II
Princess Charlotte has her first audience with Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday met her new great-granddaughter Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana for the first time at Kensington Palace, three days after the fourth in line to the throne was born.

Snoop Dogg praises British royals

 Rapper Snoop Dogg has praised British royals, saying he`s only allowed in Britain because Prince Harry and Prince William persuaded Queen Elizabeth II to let him stay.

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.

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.

Snakes and ladders of fourth place in Britain`s royal family

Prince William`s second child, due later this month, will be born fourth in line to the British throne, which can prove a tricky place to be.

President Mukherjee extends birthday greetings to Queen Elizabeth II

President Pranab Mukherjeeon Monday conveyed his greetings and felicitations to Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom on her birthday which is on April 21.