Prince Philip

  • UK: Prince Philip hospitalised for 'exploratory operation' 07-06-2013 06:34 AM

    London: Prince Philip, the 91-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has been admitted to a hospital for an exploratory operation on his abdomen, a statement from the Buckingham Palace said. "His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh has been admitted to the London Clinic for an exploratory operation following abdominal...
  • Queen Elizabeth II marks 60 years since coronation 03-06-2013 01:00 AM

    London: Queen Elizabeth II kicked off the four-day Diamond Jubilee celebrations this weekend to mark 60 years since being officially crowned Queen of England. The 87-year-old 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...
  • Prince Philip critical, misses royal Christmas 26-12-2011 10:59 AM

    London: Queen Elizabeth's 90-year-old husband spent Christmas Day in a hospital bed after successful surgery to clear a blocked heart artery, missing the royal family's celebrations at its rural Sandringham estate in eastern England. Buckingham Palace said Prince Philip, Britain's longest serving consort, was in "good spirits", but he is...
  • BBC training staff to announce Queen's death 01-11-2011 01:50 PM

    London: The BBC is reportedly training all its news presenters how to announce the British Queen's death in case of the 85-year-old Monarch's demise. The Corporation was heavily criticised in the wake of the death of the Queen Mother in 2002, after veteran news reader Peter Sissons went on air...
  • Prince Philip hospitalised for chest infection 05-04-2008 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian media on Friday lashed out at the country's famed batting line-up for letting the team down in the opening Test against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Chasing a 292-run target on Thursday, India failed to cope with Australia's pace attack as they were shot...
  • UK's Prince Philip admitted to hospital 04-04-2008 07:08 PM

    Durban: Sri Lanka captain Tillekeratne Dilshan acclaimed one of the great wins after his side completed an historic 208-run victory over South Africa on the fourth day of the second Test at Kingsmead on Thursday. There were wild scenes of celebration on the pitch when Rangana Herath bowled Marchant de...
  • Diana’s 'Crown Jewels’ are missing: Sister 01-02-2008 03:03 AM

    Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that it has received a letter from a law firm representing former captain Shahid Afridi, challenging the disciplinary actions taken against him, particularly revoking of the NOC issued to him to play in foreign leagues. "I can confirm that we have got a letter...