World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 24, 2015
Dignitaries and leaders from around the world were to arrive in Saudi Arabia today to offer their condolences to its new King Salman, a day after the death of his half-brother King Abdullah.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
Britain's future monarch Prince George amassed a staggering 706 gifts from royal overseas tours last year - more than seven times as many as the Queen got.
World News | Steven Erlanger, The New York Times | Wednesday December 31, 2014
Walter Bagehot, in his 1867 book, "The English Constitution," famously described the key to a lasting monarchy as mystery and obfuscation. "Above all things our royalty is to be reverenced, and if you begin to poke about it you cannot reverence it," ...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 6, 2014
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi was presented a coconut shell cup with an "intoxicating" Fijian drink after an elaborate traditional welcome ritual performed by men wearing grass skirts in Suva last month, he did not hesitate but quaffed the conten...
World News | Reuters | Thursday November 27, 2014
Prince William will go to China early next year in the first visit to the mainland by a member of the British royal family in almost three decades, Buckingham Palace announced today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 20, 2014
Britain's Prince Charles plans to make "heartfelt interventions" in national life when he becomes king, the Guardian newspaper reported Thursday, citing sources close to the outspoken heir to the throne.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 3, 2014
Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrived Sunday in Mexico for a four-day visit, with a first stop at at a cemetery to mark the Day of the Dead.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 30, 2014
Prince Charles has been getting a taste of spicy Indian food cooked by one of Britain's most celebrated Indian-origin chefs.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Saturday August 30, 2014
A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.
World News | Associated Pres | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Prosecutors have charged a former top official working for Britain's royal family with accepting more than 100,000 pounds (USD 169,000) in bribes in return of contracts for work at royal palaces.
People | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Rebekah Brooks, who was cleared of all charges Tuesday after the landmark phone-hacking trial Tuesday, combined magnetic personal charm with ruthless ambition to become one of the most powerful women in Britain.
Thursday June 12, 2014
All-rounder Azhar Mahmood has become an official ambassador of the British Asian Trust, the first Pakistani cricketer to be given such an appointment.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 5, 2014
Seventy years to the day after the first planes set off for the invasion of France, veterans gathered in Normandy on Thursday to remember the dead and be honoured for risking their lives on D-Day.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Prince Charles warned business leaders on Tuesday to take action against climate change or watch the world continue on a path to destruction - the latest forthright comment from the heir to the British throne in a month when his views have caused pol...
World News | Steven Erlanger, The New York Times | Friday May 23, 2014
The poor man may eventually become King of England, but even at 65, every time he opens his mouth, even to utter banalities in private, he seems to get into trouble with the British press.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday May 22, 2014
Russia has criticized Prince Charles' reported comparison of President Vladimir Putin to Adolf Hitler and is protesting the matter with Britain.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 22, 2014
A senior Russian diplomat is expected to hold talks at Britain's foreign ministry on Thursday after Prince Charles reportedly compared President Vladimir Putin's actions to those of Adolf Hitler, a government source said.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Prince Charles says the need for change to ensure the well-being of the planet has come into sharper focus for him since he became a grandfather last year.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Britain's Prince Charles stoked controversy during a visit to Canada by comparing the recent actions of Russian President Vladimir Putin's to those of Adolf Hitler, the Daily Mail reported Wednesday.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Prince Charles commended Canada's contribution to the Allied victory in World War II as he and his wife Camilla were greeted by hundreds of people Monday in Halifax on the first full day of a short visit to the former British colony.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will meet World War II veterans when they attend next month's commemorations to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, Buckingham Palace announced Tuesday.
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 24, 2014
Mark Shand, the brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles, died in a New York hospital on Wednesday after suffering a serious head injury in a fall outside a club following a charity event.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Britain's Prince William visited Australia's Uluru on Tuesday, taking his wife Kate to the spectacular red monolith and evoking the visit by his parents Prince Charles and Diana in 1983.
World News | Reuters | Friday March 14, 2014
The former royal editor of Rupert Murdoch's now defunct British tabloid the News of the World told a court on Thursday the late Princess Diana had given him a directory of royal phone numbers to get back at her then husband Prince Charles.