Buckingham Palace stepped up its denial that Prince Andrew had sex with an underage girl introduced to him by a disgraced US financier, and named the alleged victim whose anonymity was preserved in court documents filed last week.
Tampa: Buckingham Palace on Friday denied allegations by a woman who said in Florida court documents that she was forced as a minor to have sex with Britain`s Prince Andrew and other high-profile figures linked to a wealthy US businessman.
Actors Joan Collins and James Corden will be recognised by Queen Elizabeth II in this year's New Year Honours list. Collins, who was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE), will be made a dame for services to charity.
Buckingham Palace has been forced to deny rumours the Queen is abdicating Britain's throne in her annual Christmas Day broadcast, after a bookmaker said it was suspending bets following a flurry of "unusual" activity.
Actress Angeline Jolie made her first public appearance after her marriage with actor Brad Pitt when she was made an Honorary Dame by Queen Elizabeth II, for her work to fight sexual violence and for her services to British foreign policy.
As soon as the news was out that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and his wife Kate, are expecting their second child, British Prime Minister David Cameron on Sunday congratulated the royal couple.
Retired military general Norman Arthur represented Queen Elizabeth in his Scottish neighbourhood and is passionate that the country should remain part of the United Kingdom. Stuart Campbell, a pro-independence campaigner based hundreds of miles south in England, disagrees fervently.
Veterans and many dignitaries including President Barack Obama and Queen Elizabeth II have started gathering at the beaches of Normandy to mark the grandoise 70th Annniversary, on Friday, of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord that changes course of the Second World War.
What else can be a perfect gift for the `Queen` than a a portrait of herself. Britain`s Queen Elizabeth on her 88th birthday on Monday was presented a new black and white portrait by the UK government.
Amid regal pomp at Queen Elizabeth II`s Windsor Castle home, the Irish President and the British monarch have begun Ireland`s first state visit to Britain with expressions of mutual affection and respect, and a shared determination to consign national hatreds to a sorrow-tinged past.