Royalty vs Poverty in Odisha's Bolangir
Apr 8, 2014
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".
World News | Associated Press | Saturday September 13, 2014
An Australian DJ who made a hoax call to a hospital caring for the Duchess of Cambridge tearfully apologized Friday to the family of a nurse who committed suicide after the broadcast.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 3, 2014
Pramoda Devi Wodeyar, widow of the scion of Mysore royal family, Srikanta Datta Narasimharaja Wodeyar, today accused the successive governments since 1976 of troubling them over world famous Mysore palace and other royal properties.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 1, 2014
A Thai musician has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for royal defamation, a court official said on Friday, in the latest conviction under a controversial lese majeste law.
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
A special exhibition on childhood in the British royal family is to open at Buckingham Palace on Saturday, featuring well-loved toys spanning 250 years including a gadget-laden miniature James Bond supercar.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 22, 2014
The British monarchy has defended the cost of refurbishing a Kensington Palace apartment for Prince William, his wife Catherine and their baby son Prince George.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's slip in his address to the Bhutan Parliament, where he said "Nepal" while praising the nation's royal family, became prime fodder on Twitter today.
Monday May 19, 2014
The Qatari royal family will become a new strategic investor, taking more than a fifth of the 8 billion-euro share sale, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, without citing the source of the information.
Deepu M Kurup | Thursday May 15, 2014
Grace of Monaco was met with some of the worst reviews for a Cannes opener
South | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
A fast track court in Thiruvananthapuram today found five persons, including three engineering students, guilty of murdering a gem dealer in December 2012.