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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

I check Instagram every hour: Lorde

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

Lorde collaborates with high-end cosmetic range

Teen singing sensation Lorde has teamed up with bosses at Mac cosmetics to create her own limited-edition makeup collection.

Heavy rains dampen Prince Charles` elephant corridor trip

Heavy rains played spoilsport during Prince Charles visit to the Elephant corridor in Vazhachal Forest range in Thrissur district Tuesday.

Indian players ruling the roost in IPL

While the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchisees may splurge on recruiting foreign imports, it`s the Indian players who are ruling the roost - from topping the batting charts to being the most successful captain.

Royals visit to Quebec attracts anti-monarchists

Hardline separatists said the future British monarch symbolises Canadian federalism.

‘Brit royals were 18th century medicinal cannibals’

A new book has revealed that 18th century British royalty ate human flesh and drank blood as medicinal therapy.

British royals dined on human flesh: Book

British royals who have long been famed for their love of lavish banquets and rich recipes also had a taste for human flesh, according to a book.

Royals not amused: Oz axes wedding satire

Oz`s satirical live commentary of Wills-Kate wedding has not amused the Royals.

Royals not amused: Australia axes wedding satire

The Chaser is comedy group that routinely satirises politicians, celebrities.

Traditional Nuptials: Bond of the Royals

The wedding ceremony of Prince William and Kate Middleton will be an unforgettable affair, which will be remembered for years to come.

Traditional Nuptials: Bond of the Royals

The wedding ceremony of Prince William and Kate Middleton will be an unforgettable affair, which will be remembered for years to come.