DIAMOND JUBILEE CELEBRATIONS

  • Queen Elizabeth II marks 60 years since coronation June 3, 2013

    London: Queen Elizabeth II kicked off the fourday Diamond Jubilee celebrations this weekend to mark 60 years since being officially crowned Queen of England. The 87yearold monarch was joined by husband Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, at the Epsom Derby on Saturday, one of the key events in Britain's...
  • UK Queen's jubilee concert draws huge crowds June 5, 2012

    London: Four days of nationwide celebrations during which millions of people have turned out to mark Queen Elizabeth's 60 years on the throne conclude on Tuesday with a church service and carriage procession through central London. The 86yearold British monarch will cut a lonely figure as the Diamond Jubilee draws to...