World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 19, 2015
From baby fashion to specially-minted coins, here is an A to Z on the birth of Prince William and his wife Kate's second child, as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge prepare for their new addition to Britain's royal family.
Offbeat | Tuesday April 14, 2015
If the expected addition to Britain's royal family keeps his/her appointed date with the stork, then 21-month-old Prince George will soon have a baby brother or sister. Until then, attention is firmly fixed on William and Kate's first born and the wo...
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 19, 2015
Britain's Prince Charles visited a school for immigrant students and toured a Washington veterans retirement home today as part of his US goodwill tour with wife Camilla.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 7, 2015
Twitter appeared on Friday to have suspended the account of a mysterious user with more than one million followers who tweeted comments about the Saudi royal family and other topics.
World News | Reuters | Monday March 2, 2015
Chinese President Xi Jinping gave a warm welcome to Prince William today as he began the first visit to the mainland by a member of the British royal family in almost three decades, setting aside the rancour with London over Hong Kong.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 27, 2015
Britain's Prince William compared royal notes with Japan's imperial family today in the tradition-laden Imperial Palace that dominates central Tokyo.
Karnataka News | Reported by Maya Sharma | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Ending months of speculation, 23-year-old US educated Yaduveer Gopal Raj Urs was finally adopted as the titular head of the Mysore royal family, after the death of Srikantadatta Narisimharaja Wodeyar in 2013. Following the ceremony the new heir took ...
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 20, 2015
The public road transport service in Kerala, which has been playing a major role in ferrying commoners in and across the state for several decades, turned 77 today.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
Yaduveer Gopal Raj Urs on Thursday was declared as the new heir to the Mysuru royal family by Pramoda Devi Wodeyar, widow of the last scion Srikanta Datta Narasimharaja Wodeyar.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 8, 2015
Britain's Prince Charles said the numbers of vulnerable young Muslims being radicalised by "crazy stuff" on the Internet was "frightening", in an interview to be broadcast on Sunday.
People | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 23, 2015
Saudi King Salman, who succeeded his half-brother Abdullah on his death on Friday, is a 79-year-old stalwart of the royal family credited with transforming the capital Riyadh during his half-century as governor.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday January 16, 2015
Monaco cannot register its own name as a trademark because the principality is too well known on account of its royal family and Formula One race, an European Union (EU) court ruled today.
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 | Associated Press | Friday January 9, 2015
Spain's Princess Cristina looks set to be tried on charges of tax fraud after a judge today rejected an appeal by her lawyers against her indictment.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 3, 2015
Britain's Prince Andrew has been named in a US court filing by a woman who claims she was kept as an underaged "sex slave" by a billionaire Wall Street financier.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 2, 2015
Lawyers for Spain's Princess Cristina have lodged an appeal against a judge's decision to try her on charges of tax fraud.
World News | Reuters | Thursday January 1, 2015
Saudi Arabia's elderly King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz was admitted to a hospital on Wednesday for medical tests, state media said, citing a royal court statement, after he suffered what one source described as breathing difficulties.
Saturday December 27, 2014
Fawad will reportedly play the role of Zain Altaf Khan, the scion of a North Indian royal family in Battle For Bittora
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Pasquale Vaglio, a retired New York City policeman, was on a cruise with family in the summer of 2001 aboard Royal Caribbean's "Explorer of the Seas" when the accident happened.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 22, 2014
The sister of Spain's King Felipe VI, Cristina, will become the first member of the royal family ever to stand in the dock after a judge today ordered her to be put on trial for alleged tax fraud.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 1, 2014
The family of the wife of Thailand's Crown Prince have been stripped of an honorific title, police confirmed on Monday, after three of her relatives were caught up in a high-profile corruption scandal.
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 | Friday October 24, 2014
A police officer who guards Britain's royal family has been arrested after ammunition was found in lockers in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, Scotland Yard said on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 13, 2014
An Australian radio station at the centre of a royal hoax call controversy where a nurse was found hanged in Britain has donated Aus$500,000 (US$450,000) to her family to "help them in the future".