Royalty vs Poverty in Odisha's Bolangir
Apr 8, 2014
World | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
Diaspora | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Tuesday May 6, 2014
Daughter of former Union Minister Dinesh Singh, a member of the Kalakankar royal family, Mrs Singh faces a tough challenge from Harivansh Singh of the Apna Dal and Pramod Patel of the Samajwadi Party.
World | Associated Press | Friday April 25, 2014
Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, have ended their 10-day tour of Australia with veterans' day commemorations in the national capital.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday April 11, 2014
Britain's baby Prince George will feature on a special edition set of stamps. Alongside his parents - Prince William and Kate Middleton - Britain's third in line to the throne has been making his first-ever public appearances during an official tour ...
Election 2014 | Written by Vishnu Som | Tuesday April 8, 2014
As Odisha gets set to vote simultaneously for the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, 14 members of erstwhile royal families are on the campaign trail.
World | 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.