Richard III's DNA raises questions over royal succession

DNA analysis of a skeleton found under a parking lot in Leicester has confirmed that it indeed belonged to King Richard III while raising questions about the medieval lines of succession in the monarchy.

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.

Crown for Richard III during re-burial ready

An ornate gold-plated crown, studded with sapphires, diamonds and pearls that will go onto the coffin of Richard III when he is re-buried has been unveiled.

Benedict Cumberbatch to play Richard III

`Sherlock` star Benedict Cumberbatch is all set to star as Richard III in an upcoming adaptation of William Shakespeare`s play.

Twisted skeleton found in UK car park may not belong to Richard III

A Richard III expert has said that the skeleton found in the Leicester car park may not be the missing monarch.

UK cities in tug-of-war over bones of Richard III

Two English cities are doing battle over the bones of King Richard III.

Spacey, Mendes reunite for `Richard III`

Spacey & Mendes are teaming up again for the stage production of `Richard III`.