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".
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.