Prince Charles

  • Prince Charles did not support Rushdie over The Satanic Verses 15-04-2014 07:19 PM

    Britain's Prince Charles turned his back on author Salman Rushdie during the fatwa over publication of 'The Satanic Verses' as he believed the book was offensive to Muslims, a novelist has revealed. In an interview with Vanity Fair, author Martin Amis has claimed that the Princes views caused a row...
  • Brightest light of our world gone out: Cameron on Mandela 06-12-2013 07:51 AM

    London: British Prime Minister David Cameron paid his tribute to Nelson Mandela after his death and said "the brightest light of our world has gone out". "One of the brightest lights of our world has gone out. Nelson Mandela was not just a hero of our time, but a hero...
  • Prince Charles invokes Nehru to highlight Commonwealth's spirit 15-11-2013 07:29 PM

    Invoking India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru, Prince Charles, on Friday, asked Commonwealth nations to bring a "touch of healing" to manage problems facing the world. Inaugurating the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) here, Charles said, "Each one of us is here because of the hope and trust we...
  • CHOGM summit begins in Colombo 15-11-2013 02:11 PM

    Sri Lanka formally assumed the chair of the Commonwealth as heads of governments of 53 member-countries of the former British empire began their summit in Colombo on Friday. The opening ceremony of the summit, or the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) as it is called, the most important meeting...
  • Prince Charles, Camilla visit Jewish Synangoue 14-11-2013 05:58 PM

    Prince Charles, who turned 65 on Thursday, paid a visit to the oldest synagogue in the Commonwealth, the Pardeshi Synagogue at nearby Mattancherry, along with his wife Camilla Parker Bowles. The traditional Jewish prayer of blessing for the Royal family was held after which Queene Hallegua, warden of the Synagogue,...
  • Prince Charles celebrates 65th B'day in Kerala backwaters 14-11-2013 11:34 AM

    Prince Charles on Thursday celebrated his 65th birth day at the famed backwaters resort of Kumarakom in Kerala. For Charles, on a visit to India with wife Camilla, the celebrations were on a modest scale at the sylvan settings of the Lake Resort, where the royal couple have been staying...
  • Prince Charles visits Western Ghats in Kerala 13-11-2013 05:00 PM

    Britain's Prince Charles, a strong votary of environmental preservation, visited Western Ghats and showed a keen interest in ongoing efforts to preserve the flora and fauna there. Prince Charles visited the Vazhachal Forest Division in Kerala on Tuesday and spent time with Forest Department officials and conservation organisations including WWF-India...
  • Prince Charles wishes Tendulkar a happy retirement 13-11-2013 10:04 AM

    Sachin Tendulkar plays his last Test match starting on Thursday at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. ...
  • Snapshot: When Kajol and Ajay Devgn met Prince Charles 11-11-2013 02:40 PM

    Kajol and Ajay Devgn had a brush with royalty as they were invited to dine with Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall in Mumbai. The occasion was a dinner to support the work of British Asian Trust and other prominent guests included Mukesh Ambani and...
  • Prince Charles to take tour of INS Vikrant 11-11-2013 02:09 PM

    Prince Charles will take a tour of India's first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, under construction at the Cochin Shipyard Ltd on Tuesday. Shipyard Chairman and Managing Director Commodore K Subramaniam and Flag Officer Commanding In Chief, Southern Naval Command, Vice Admiral Satish Soni will receive the dignitaries at the...
  • Prince Charles, wife Camilla pay tribute to Mumbai 26/11 victims 09-11-2013 05:16 PM

    British royal couple, Prince Charles and wife Camilla who are on a nine-day visit to India, paid tributes to victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks on Saturday. Their Royal Highnesses laid a wreath to commemorate victims of the Mumbai terrorist attack, sources in the British Deputy High Commission here...
  • 'British monarchy plays an important role in India's relations with the UK' 08-11-2013 08:10 PM

    New Delhi: British Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrive in Delhi on Friday for the ceremonial part of their mammoth 10 day trip to India. The Royals will meet President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhawan, and visit the Akshardham temple in Delhi, before heading to Mumbai on Saturday. CNN-IBN's...
  • Prince Charles along with his wife Camilla to arrive in Delhi today 08-11-2013 05:47 PM

    New Delhi: Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles will arrive in New Delhi on Friday as part of their extensive nine-day tour of India. They will meet President Pranab Mukherjee and visit the Akshardham temple. The couple were in Dehradun on Thursday where they met IMA cadets and...
  • Work to curb effects of climate change: Prince Charles to NGOs 07-11-2013 05:23 PM

    Prince Charles on Thursday advised NGOs engaged in rehabilitation efforts in Uttarakhand to work on minimising the effects of climate change and preventing a natural disaster of the scale that hit the state in June. The Prince of Wales, who along with his wife Camilla Parker Bowles began his nine-day...
  • Security beefed up in Uttarakhand ahead of UK royal couple's visit 06-11-2013 08:49 AM

    Dehradun: Elaborate security arrangements have been made in Dehradun and Rishikesh in view of the visit of Prince of Wales Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles to Uttarakhand on Wednesday. Over 600 police personnel besides a large number of PAC jawans have been deployed around places which form part...
  • British royal couple Charles and Camilla visit Uttarakhand; security beefed up 06-11-2013 12:17 AM

    Elaborate security arrangements have been made in Dehradun and Rishikesh in view of the visit of Prince of Wales Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles to Uttarakhand on Wednesday. Over 600 police personnel besides a large number of PAC jawans have been deployed around places which form part of...
  • Security beefed up in Uttarakhand ahead of Prince Charles' visit 30-10-2013 05:55 PM

    Security has been stepped up at several places in Uttarakhand in view of the forthcoming visit of Prince Charles and his wife Camilla Parker Bowles to the state beginning November six, officials said on Wednesday. State Chief Secretary Subhash Kumar held a meeting with officials in Dehradun to review preparations...
  • Indian millionaire couple to fund Prince Charles' b'day bash 12-08-2013 10:02 PM

    London: An Indian millionaire couple in the UK are planning a mega birthday bash for Prince Charles when he turns 65 in November. The London-based entrepreneur-philanthropists Cyrus and Priya Vandrevala will splash out several thousand pounds on a concert by the Philharmonia Orchestra as part of a champagne reception and...
  • Aishwarya Rai joins Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles at a royal do 19-06-2013 11:39 AM

    Looking regal each time they make a public appearance might be the biggest stressor for many celebrities. But in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's case, sporting a royal look is almost natural. The actress stepped out in a flattering black and white lace outfit to attend the Royal Ascot horse race meeting...
  • Queen Elizabeth to skip Commonwealth summit in Colombo 07-05-2013 04:15 PM

    London: For the first time in 40 years, Queen Elizabeth II will skip the Commonwealth summit to be held in Sri Lanka in November, deciding to send her son Prince Charles instead for the biennial event. 87-year-old Queen will miss the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) for the first...
  • Princess Kate Middleton is pregnant, claims friend 20-11-2012 03:21 PM

    New York: Kate Middleton is pregnant and the royal couple is "planning to make an announcement" next month, a close friend of the duchess has claimed. Thirty-year-old Kate, has been on pregnancy watch since she and Prince William, 30, tied the knot in April 2011. After all the scrutiny, the...
  • Man charged with planning Prince Charles assault 13-11-2012 05:33 AM

    Auckland: Police say they caught a New Zealand man before he had a chance to throw a bucket of horse manure over Prince Charles and his wife Camilla during a royal visit to the Pacific nation. Castislav "Sam" Bacanov, 76, pleaded not guilty in an Auckland court on Tuesday to...
  • 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 Charles laments end of 'Harry Potter' 11-07-2011 07:29 PM

    London: Britain's Prince Charles on Monday lamented the end of the "Harry Potter" books and movies when he met a group of school children, a media report said. The Prince of Wales said the end to J.K. Rowling's series of books on the boy wizard's adventures was "awful", the Daily...
  • Pippa Middleton offered $ 5 mn for adult film 09-05-2011 08:17 PM

    Los Angeles: Pippa Middleton, sister of duchess of Cambridge Catherine, has been offered $ 5 million to feature in an adult film, says a report. The offer has been made by Vivid Entertainment founder Steven Hirsch through a letter dated May 6, reports tmz.com. Pippa, whose real name is Philippa...
  • Is Prince Harry dating Charlize Theron? 09-05-2011 04:45 PM

    London: After Will-Kat's wedding another fairy tale romance seems to be brewing in the royal family as Harry, third in line to the British throne is reportedly dating Hollywood beauty Charlize Theron. Though his usual blonde companion is on-off girlfriend Chelsy Davy, the red headed prince was spotted cosying up...