WESTMINSTER ABBEY

  • Four admit plotting to bomb London targets February 2, 2012

    An al Qaidainspired group wanted to target the London Stock Exchange, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. ...
  • Work, shopping: Royal newlyweds slip into routine May 6, 2011

    London: Prince William and Kate Middleton have slipped into a routine in the week after their lavish wedding. William returned to work in north Wales as a helicopter rescue pilot for the military and has participated in two rescue operations since coming back, the British military said on Thursday. The couple decided...
  • Eyes on honeymoon after royal wedding joy April 30, 2011

    London: Britain's Prince William and his new bride reveal their honeymoon destination on Saturday, after millions of people around the world tuned in to watch the couple tie the knot in a dazzling display of royal pageantry. The prince and Kate Middleton, his 29yearold girlfriend of nearly a decade, married in...
  • The world cheers for William and Kate April 30, 2011

    London: It is the morning after the wedding of the decade. After all the pomp and pageantry of the event, the royal couple Prince William and Kate Middleton now the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge partied through the night with close friends and relatives. They were seen outside...
  • Royalty rubs shoulders with celebrities April 29, 2011

    London: Former England soccer captain David Beckham and singer Elton John mingled with monarchs and politicians as an eclectic cast attended Britain's royal wedding on Friday. Beckham, his hair swept back and with a medal awarded by Queen Elizabeth on his lapel, chatted with British film director Guy Ritchie before the...
  • William marries Kate in moving ceremony April 29, 2011

    London:Prince William of Wales slipped a gold ring onto the finger of Catherine Middleton Friday, and the couple vowed to love, comfort, honour and to keep each other in London's biggest royal wedding in three decades. Bells pealed over central London and flagwaving crowds roared in excitement Friday as Middleton arrived...
  • Royal fans from far and wide descend on London April 29, 2011

    London: For some fans, no distance or discomfort is too great if the prize is a prime view of the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. Some 200 people were already camped out on Thursday across the street from Westminster Abbey where the couple will tie the knot the following...
  • Symphony for the royal wedding April 26, 2011

    The service at the Westminster Abbey will have music to match the most regal of settings. ...
  • Tamilian protestors scale Westminster Abbey; arrested May 13, 2009

    London: A group of proLTTE Tamil demonstrators who spent the night at the top of Westminster Abbey, one of the main tourist attractions in the capital, have been arrested, police said on Tuesday. The three men and one woman scaled the northside of the historic church on Monday afternoon before...