Buckingham Palace has refused to be drawn into the debate over the royal family's private archives amid mounting pressure to release historical documents following the publication of a video showing the Queen performing a Nazi salute in the 1930s.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 18, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today visited the 125-year-old Laxmi Vilas Palace in Vadodara, the official residence to the royal Gaekwad family of Baroda.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Bangkok's military court today sentenced 10 people from an "anti-monarchy network" to up to five years in jail over audio recordings deemed to defame the royal family under Thailand's controversial lese majeste law.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday July 1, 2015
As BJP leader Vasundhara Raje confronts allegations that she conspired with tainted cricket mogul Lalit Modi to wrongly exploit a government property as a heritage hotel run by their firm, NDTV has accessed new documents that could escalate the controversy.
Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
On reaching Hyderabad's Falaknuma Palace Alia received 'a royal sweet welcome'
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 10, 2015
Thai police said today that they plan to arrest a senior palace official who is linked to the Crown Prince's ex-wife, under a controversial royal defamation law.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 5, 2015
Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, the latest addition to Britain's royal family, will be christened on July 5 near Queen Elizabeth II's Sandringham estate in rural eastern England, the royal press office said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 3, 2015
The government of France has intervened to stop descendants of the country's former royal family from including some heirlooms of historic importance in an auction to take place later this year, Sotheby's said today.
World News | Paula Cocozza, The Guardian | Wednesday May 13, 2015
What did Mark Darcy say to Bridget Jones? "I don't think you're an idiot at all." Perhaps Harry has played this just right.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 11, 2015
Britain's Prince Harry said on Monday that he wants to have children and would like a partner to "share the pressure" of royal duties, but is still waiting for the right woman.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 10, 2015
Monaco's five-month old royal twins, crown prince Jacques and his sister Gabriella, were baptised today in the Catholic church of the tiny principality.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 9, 2015
A decision to drag a Dutch activist before a judge for insulting King Willem-Alexander has sparked outrage in liberal-minded Netherlands and prompted prosecutors to re-evaluate the case based on a century-old law.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 7, 2015
A Japanese zoo said today it is rethinking the name of a baby monkey after a public poll decided on "Charlotte", following complaints it was disrespectful to Britain's newborn princess.
World News | Reuters | Monday May 4, 2015
Britain's new princess has been named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Kensington Palace said on its Twitter account on Monday, a choice of names that honours the baby's late grandmother Princess Diana and her great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth.
World News | Reuters | Monday May 4, 2015
The newest member of Britain's royal family, a daughter born to Prince William and his wife Kate, met her grandparents and other family members at the couple's Kensington Palace home in London on Sunday.
World News | Reuters | Saturday May 2, 2015
Britain was awaiting the arrival of the newest member of its royal family today as Kate Middleton, the wife of Prince William, was admitted to hospital in the early stages of labour.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 2, 2015
Prince William and his wife Kate's new baby, expected imminently after his mother went into labour earlier today, will join the long line of second children born one step from the throne -- the so-called spare to the heir.
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 world can't get enough of him.
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 a ride on a silver chariot in the evening to greet well-wishers and members of the public.