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

Canada marks 150th anniversary with concerts, royals

Braving incessant rain, thousands turned out across Canada to mark its 150th birthday with outdoor concerts, massive fireworks display and a royal visit by Britain`s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla.

Jul 02, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Buckingham Palace slams images of queen`s `Nazi salute` as child

Buckingham Palace voiced disappointment Friday after a British newspaper published images allegedly showing a young Queen Elizabeth II giving a Nazi salute in the early 1930s.

Jul 18, 2015, 06:52 AM IST

Spain princess risks asset seizure in fraud case

A Spanish judge Monday took a step towards seizing the assets of Cristina, sister of King Felipe VI, pending her trial in a fraud scandal that has shamed the royal family.

May 04, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Traditions surrounding a British royal birth

Prince William and his wife Kate may be modern parents but their second child is a royal and certain traditions will have to be respected.

May 02, 2015, 22:49 PM IST

Prince Harry gets airborne and into Australia`s Outback

Prince Harry completes the first two weeks of a stint with the Australian Army on Sunday, training in bush survival skills, spending time on helicopter duties and playing wheelchair Aussie Rules football.

Apr 18, 2015, 22:53 PM IST

Girl power drives British royal baby name betting

Prince William and his wife Kate`s second baby will be a girl, bookmakers predicted Thursday, with Alice tipped as the most likely name for Britain`s new royal baby.

Apr 17, 2015, 00:17 AM IST

Journalists start royal baby countdown in Britain

The world`s media started counting down Thursday to the arrival of Britain`s royal baby when a press pen was erected outside the hospital where Prince William`s wife Kate is due to give birth.

Apr 16, 2015, 18:56 PM IST
Britain`s Prince Harry arrives in Australia for Army stint

Britain`s Prince Harry arrives in Australia for Army stint

Britain`s Prince Harry arrived in Canberra on Monday ahead of a one-month attachment with the Australian Army, as he moves towards his retirement from the British military.

Apr 06, 2015, 06:48 AM IST

Prince Harry to embed with Australian army from Monday

Prince Harry will begin a month-long attachment with the Australian Army on Monday, officials said, spending time on bush patrols, working with an indigenous regiment and possibly flying helicopters.

Apr 02, 2015, 08:34 AM IST

Belgian royals hop in to see Pope Francis

Belgium`s King Philippe and his wife Mathilde met Pope Francis on Monday, with the queen hopping into the Vatican on crutches and in a knee brace after a recent fall.

Mar 09, 2015, 21:54 PM IST

Saudis see steady course under new king

From a young security guard to a retired general, a cross section of Saudis expect Riyadh to keep a steady course under new King Salman, although some would have welcomed a change in direction.

Jan 23, 2015, 23:11 PM IST

Saudi Arabia's Nayef: deputy crown prince who fought al Qaeda

Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, appointed second in line to the Saudi throne Friday, has waged war against al-Qaeda and survived a suicide bombing claimed by jihadists.

Jan 23, 2015, 19:36 PM IST
Royals reward manager Ned Yost with contract extension

Royals reward manager Ned Yost with contract extension

Ned Yost, who guided Kansas City all the way to the World Series in their first post-season appearance- in 29 years, inked a one-year contract extension with the Royals on Tuesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 15:31 PM IST
Lorde looks back at 2014, thanks fans for their love

Lorde looks back at 2014, thanks fans for their love

New Zealand-based singer Lorde has reflected on 2014 as a year of a hundred empty compliments and genuine love.

Jan 04, 2015, 13:04 PM IST
Reading fires coach Nigel Adkins

Reading fires coach Nigel Adkins

 Nigel Adkins has been fired as Reading's manager after a disappointing 1-6 defeat in the Championship.

Dec 16, 2014, 11:11 AM IST

Thai police ban British journalist`s book for `defaming` royals

Health workers on the frontline of West Africa's Ebola crisis pleaded with G20 leaders today for more resources, describing horrific working conditions as they attempt to contain the deadly outbreak.

Nov 13, 2014, 13:45 PM IST

Royals seek to build on wild card win

Kansas City, back in baseball`s playoffs for the first time in 29 years, will try to build on a truly wild wild-card win when they take on the Angels in the American League Division Series.

Oct 02, 2014, 00:58 AM IST

Bridge bows out due to injury

Former England defender Wayne Bridge has retired from football after an injury-hit season, it was announced on Tuesday.

May 07, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

I check Instagram every hour: Lorde

Teen singing sensation Lorde says she is constantly checking her Instagram page for updates.

Apr 04, 2014, 19:18 PM IST