Queen Elizabeth`s reign rooted in ancestor Victoria

Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II, Britain`s longest-reigning monarchs, both came to the throne young yet remained a steady presence through eras of dramatic change.

Prince William pays glowing tribute to grandmother Queen

Prince William has paid a heartfelt tribute to his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II hailing her as a role model during whose reign Britain has changed "almost beyond recognition".

Queen Elizabeth II leads Britain`s VJ anniversary commemorations

Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II led commemorations Saturday marking the 70th anniversary of VJ Day, joining veterans and former prisoners of war for a service in London.

Britain marks 70th anniversary of end of World War II

Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday led celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II here, which coincides with India's Independence Day.

ISIS bombers present in UK to assassinate Queen and Royal Family?
ISIS bombers present in UK to assassinate Queen and Royal Family?

Reports say ISIS is planning lone wold attacks in UK with the most malicious intent to target Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family at Saturday's VJ (Victory over Japan) commemorations.

Prince William to help troubled youth

Prince William, second in line to the UK's throne, has begun the groundwork for his main focus as the future king of England.

Buckingham Palace to take legal action over pictures of Queen`s Nazi salute as child
Buckingham Palace to take legal action over pictures of Queen`s Nazi salute as child

Britain`s royal family suffered a high-profile embarrassment Saturday after a newspaper published images showing Queen Elizabeth II giving a Nazi salute as a young child in the 1930s.

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.

UK's Queen could get millions in compensation for jet noise
UK's Queen could get millions in compensation for jet noise

Queen Elizabeth II could be the single biggest beneficiary of a 700 million pounds compensation scheme to noiseproof Windsor Castle if a third runway at Britain's Heathrow airport goes ahead.

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.

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.