World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 23, 2015
Egypt said today it will conduct more tests this week in search of a hidden chamber in King Tutankhamun's tomb that a British archaeologist believes may be the burial place of Queen Nefertiti.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 14, 2015
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II today said she and husband Prince Philip were "deeply shocked" by the Paris terror attacks that left at least 128 people dead.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday November 12, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Britain on Thursday for a three-day visit during which he will hold bilateral talks with his British counterpart David Cameron, meet with industry leaders, have lunch with the Queen and also address the Indian community at Wembley Stadium.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 8, 2015
Ahead of his maiden UK visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he will chart an ambitious long-term agenda along with his British counterpart David Cameron to take the bilateral strategic ties to a new level.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 8, 2015
A lobby group made up of Indian businessmen and actors is mounting a legal challenge against Queen Elizabeth II demanding the return of the world famous Koh-i-noor diamond to India.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Prince Charles arrived in New Zealand today for a tour that Prime Minister John Key said would help the British heir "establish a rapport" with Kiwis before he inherits the throne from his ageing mother.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 25, 2015
British and Chinese security reportedly engaged in a tense standoff during President Xi Jinping's UK visit after a Beijing-based "spy" tried to enter Queen Elizabeth II's coach.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 18, 2015
Chinese President Xi Jinping begins a four-day visit to Britain on Tuesday in which human rights issues are to be eclipsed by lavish ceremony and hardnosed business talk heralding a "golden era" in ties.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2015
An India-born representative of the British Queen Elizabeth II has resigned after his leaked personal emails showed him saying British-Pakistanis must be taught "basic common courtesy and civility."
World News | Reuters | Tuesday September 8, 2015
Despite talk of crumbling and chilly palaces and of Queen Elizabeth slipping down several "rich lists", Britain's monarchy will be wealthier than ever when she becomes its longest serving royal on the throne -- 63 years -- on Sept. 9.
World News | Reuters | Sunday September 6, 2015
When Queen Elizabeth came to the British throne more than six decades ago, her first prime minister was Winston Churchill, a man who had served in the army of her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria.
World News | Reuters | Friday August 14, 2015
The British royal family criticised paparazzi today for what it called their increasingly dangerous attempts to photograph the Queen's two year-old great-grandson Prince George.
World News | Agence France Press | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A grainy 82 year-old image of a seven year old Elizabeth offering what appears to be a brief Nazi salute has touched some of Britain's deepest obsessions: a mania for monarchy and a fascination with World War Two.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 18, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 13, 2015
Britain's defense forces should spend more of their budget on spy planes, drones and covert forces to fight extremist militants, Prime Minister David Cameron said today.
World News | Reuters | Monday July 13, 2015
Prince Philip, the 94-year-old husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth well-known for occasional verbal gaffes, was caught on camera swearing at a photographer on Friday, British media reported.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Monday June 29, 2015
Dr Abraham Kuruvilla, professor of Neurology at Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, in Thiruvananthapuram has been awarded the fellowship of Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 26, 2015
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II visited a former Nazi concentration camp for the first time during a state visit to Germany, meeting Holocaust survivors and British veterans who helped liberate the site 70 years ago.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 25, 2015
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 today as a political statement.
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 25, 2015
Britain's Queen Elizabeth urged Europe on Wednesday to guard against division in the continent, at a state banquet in Berlin where Germany's president declared: "the European Union needs Great Britain".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 24, 2015
From dyed-in-the-wool fans to curious passersby, Berliners turned out to cheer and wave Britain's Queen Elizabeth II today, as she kicked off a state visit viewed as symbolic if apolitical.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 20, 2015
Prince Harry ended his career with the British army today after 10 years' service that saw him fight on the front line twice in Afghanistan.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 18, 2015
A British artist who created a controversial sculpture at the Palace of Versailles that has become known as the "queen's vagina" lashed out at French "intolerance" today after his work was vandalised.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 15, 2015
Prime Minister David Cameron today 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.