Queen Elizabeth sends `sincere condolences` over Paris massacre

Queen Elizabeth II sent her "sincere condolences" to the wounded and the families of those killed Wednesday in the attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

Sex abuse case: Prince Andrew likely to discuss matter with Queen Elizabeth
Sex abuse case: Prince Andrew likely to discuss matter with Queen Elizabeth

Stung by an alleged sex abuse scandal, Britain`s Prince Andrew is likely to speak to the Queen regarding the matter, Daily Mail stated on Monday.

UK's Prince Andrew steps up denial of underage sex

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.

Woman says forced as minor into sex with Prince Andrew; allegations denied
Woman says forced as minor into sex with Prince Andrew; allegations denied

 

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.

Joan Collins, James Corden to be honoured by Queen Elizabeth
Joan Collins, James Corden to be honoured by Queen Elizabeth

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 forced to deny Queen's abdication rumours

 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.

Queen Elizabeth leads Britain in honouring war dead

Queen Elizabeth was to lead Britain in paying silent tribute to the Commonwealth war dead on Remembrance Sunday, a century on from the start of World War I.

Queen opens garden with World War I battlefield soil

Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday inaugurated a garden in London made with soil from the battlefields and cemeteries of Flanders ahead of World War I commemorations this weekend.

Queen Elizabeth is an amazing woman: David Beckham
Queen Elizabeth is an amazing woman: David Beckham

Former soccer ace David Beckham has described Queen Elizabeth II as 'the most amazing woman'.

Queen Elizabeth II makes Angelina Jolie Honorary Dame
Queen Elizabeth II makes Angelina Jolie Honorary Dame

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.

James Blunt dedicates song to Prince Harry
James Blunt dedicates song to Prince Harry

English singer James Blunt has dedicated his song 'You're beautiful' to Prince Harry at the Invictus Games closing ceremony here.

Queen Elizabeth will not speak on Scotland referendum: Palace

Queen Elizabeth will not enter the debate on next week`s Scottish independence referendum, Buckingham Palace said on Tuesday, as polls showed the campaign on a knife edge.

British PM David Cameron congratulates Royal couple on expecting second baby

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.

Indian-origin physicist honoured by Queen Elizabeth

Indian-origin physicist, Professor Tejinder Virdee, best known for his work on the Large Hadron Collider, was accorded an honorary knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II.

Fear, loathing sully debate on Scottish independence

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.

D-Day 70th Anniversary: War dead honoured, Obama to address ceremony

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.

Queen Elizabeth celebrates 88th birthday, new portrait unveiled in UK

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.

Queen hosts Irish President on 1st UK state visit

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.

Baby George gets orb as Pope Francis, Queen Elizabeth II exchange gifts

Pope Francis gave Britain`s baby Prince George a royal orb in lapis lazuli with a silver cross on Thursday when he met the young royal`s great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II for the first time.

Prince William is really nice chap: Helen Mirren

Helen Mirren, who received a BAFTA Fellowship from Duke of Cambridge, says the royal was very charming and relaxed when they met backstage.