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  • Gunmen attack Saudi prince's motorcade in Paris August 18, 2014

    Paris: Kalashnikov-wielding robbers have attacked the motorcade of a Saudi prince in Paris, making off with 250,000 euros in cash and reportedly stealing "sensitive" documents, French police said on Monday. The theft took place in northern Paris as the motorcade was making its way from the Saudi embassy to an airport...
  • Former aide to Britain's Prince Philip charged with sex abuse July 31, 2014

    London: The former personal assistant of Britain's Prince Philip has been charged with sexually abusing a girl while he was working for the royal family in the 1970s, prosecutors said. Benjamin Herman, 79, was the personal assistant or "equerry" to the 93-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth from 1971 to 1974....
  • Snapshot: The royal photobombers of CWG: after the Queen and Prince Harry, Prince William photobombs cyclist Chris Hoy's picture! July 30, 2014

    The Commonwealth Games 2014 have seen a hattrick of photobombs from Britain's royal family. Last week, Queen Elizabeth II became the first member of the royal family to photobomb an Australian athlete's selfie, followed by Prince Harry who appeared in New Zealand's ruby coach's photo, posing with double thumbs up...
  • Photo: Royal photobomb! Prince Harry shows double thumbs up behind an unaware rugby coach from New Zealand during CWG, Glasgow July 29, 2014

    The royal family is busy photobombing pictures during this year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. It seems after Queen Elizabeth II photobombed an Australian athlete's selfie last week, Prince Harry drew inspiration from his grandmother and showed a double thumbs up as New Zealand's rugby coach posed for a photograph. New Zealand...
  • Photos: Prince George turns one! These photos of the royal baby prove how he has only grown more adorable in 12 months July 22, 2014

    The shutterbugs and paparazzi couldn't stop clicking when the Duchess of Cambridge walked out of the hospital flanked by Prince William on her side and a little Prince George in her arms. In the last 12 months Prince George has been seeing chewing postcards, cooing in daddy's arms, and playing...
  • Queen smashes whisky, gives her name to Britain's biggest warship July 5, 2014

    London: Queen Elizabeth II smashed a bottle of whisky against Britain's biggest warship on Friday as she gave her name to the new aircraft carrier at a ceremony in Scotland. The 65,000-tonne HMS Queen Elizabeth is one of two carriers being built at a combined cost of £6.2 billion ($10.6...
  • World Cup 2014: Boateng, Muntari suspended from Ghana team after clashing with coach June 26, 2014

    Ghana have thrown Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng off their World Cup squad for disciplinary reasons, plunging the team into further chaos ahead of the decisive group match against Portugal on Thursday. The Ghana Football Association released two separate statements early on Thursday, one saying that Muntari had been suspended for...
  • Queen Elizabeth II visits 'Game of Thrones' set June 24, 2014

    London: Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh met cast and production members of HBO's hit TV show 'Game of Thrones' during a tour of their set in Belfast, Northern Ireland.The US television series is partly filmed in the city's Titanic Quarter and is a focal point for Northern...
  • Prince William lands part-time job as an air ambulance pilot June 22, 2014

    London: Britain's Prince William is to take on a part-time job as an air ambulance pilot and he is likely to live in a mansion on the Queen's Sandringham Estate in Norfolk rather than his London home. An announcement about his new 40,000 pounds-a-year career will be made within days ending...
  • Queen Elizabeth II buys 8-million pound helicopter for Prince William June 21, 2014

    London: Queen Elizabeth II has decided to treat her grandson Prince William to a 8-million pound helicopter as an early birthday present. The 2008 Augusta A109S Grand will be used to ferry William and wife Kate between official royal engagements. The Duke of Cambridge and second in line to Britain's...
  • West Bengal: AAP threatens hunger strike demanding arrest of 'BJP goons' June 9, 2014

    Kolkata: Condemning the attack on it party workers by 'BJP goons' in West Bengal, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday threatened to sit on a fast-unto-death demanding the arrest of the attackers. The party also demanded Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) state president Rahul Sinha to take back his claim that...
  • Blood not always thicker than water in football World Cup June 8, 2014

    Kevin-Prince Boateng and Jerome Boateng will be one of several pairs of brothers to line up at the World Cup finals, but unlike the others they will be on opposing sides. Even more unusually, just as in 2010, they will face each other in the group stage. While Yaya and Kolo...
  • Spain's King Juan Carlos abdicates to revive monarchy June 3, 2014

    Madrid: Spain's King Juan Carlos said on Monday he would abdicate in favour of his son Prince Felipe, aiming to revive the scandal-hit monarchy at a time of economic hardship and growing discontent with the wider political elite. "A new generation is quite rightly demanding to take the lead role," Juan...
  • Spain's King Juan Carlos abdicates after 40 years on the throne June 2, 2014

    Madrid: Spain's King Juan Carlos is abdicating after almost 40 years on the throne and his son Prince Felipe will succeed him, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Monday in a surprise announcement. "His majesty, King Juan Carlos, has just communicated to me his will to give up the throne," Rajoy...
  • Want to marry Prince Harry? Fox spins a twist with new dating show May 21, 2014

    Reuters: An English country manor, a gaggle of giggling bachelorettes, a slew of butlers and one very mysterious ginger-haired Prince Charming are at the center of Fox's new dating show, where the bachelor is not quite what he seems. Meet Matt Hicks, the 24-year-old British environmental consultant who bears more than...
  • Ex-reporter tells court he hacked William and Kate's phones 200 times May 14, 2014

    The former royal editor of Rupert Murdoch's News of the World tabloid admitted to a London court on Wednesday he had repeatedly hacked the voicemails of Princes William and Harry, and William's wife Kate Middleton. Clive Goodman, who was jailed in 2007 for illegally accessing voicemails on the mobile phones of...
  • Watch: Prince William, Kate along with son George at a zoo April 21, 2014

    Britain's Prince William and Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton are on tour to Australia with their new born Prince George. They visited a Sydney zoo, where the little George was introduced to his namesake. ...
  • Photos: Prince George wears a romper that looks like a girl's dress, sparks nostalgic recollection about dad William April 18, 2014

    Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, arrived in Sydney on April 16, 2014. William and Kate, and their 8-month-old son George are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George. So far Kate has...
  • Prince Charles did not support Rushdie over The Satanic Verses April 15, 2014

    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 Prince’s views caused a row at...
  • Cricket in 3-inch heels, racing her husband: 11 photos of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, that charmed people of New Zealand April 15, 2014

    Britain's Duchess of Cambridge has twice beaten her husband Prince William during friendly racing in America's Cup sailing boats on Auckland's Waitemata Harbour. Both had some high-powered teammates - Kate was paired with Team New Zealand skipper Dean Barker while William raced with Grant Dalton, the team's manager and a...
  • Kate Middleton meets ailing children at a hospital in New Zealand April 13, 2014

    London: Kate Middleton paid a visit to ailing kids at Rainbow Place Children's Hospice. The Duchess of Cambridge is on a three-week tour to New Zealand and Australia with her husband and Britain's Prince William and son Prince George. Dressed in emerald coat by Erdem, the Duchess of Cambridge Saturday met with...
  • Photos: Kate finally gets her revenge for an earlier defeat, beats husband Prince William in yacht race in New Zealand April 11, 2014

    Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge raced against each other during a yatch race on the Waitemata Harbour on April 11, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip...
  • Photos: Prepare for a cuteness overload. Prince George has a play date in New Zealand with mom Kate and other kids April 9, 2014

    Britain's Prince George plays during a visit to Plunket nurse and parents group at Government House in Wellington, New Zealand, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Plunket is a national not-for-profit organization that provides care for children and families in New Zealand. Britain's Prince William, his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge...
  • Adorable photos of 8-month-old Prince George with mom Kate and dad Prince William on his first royal tour to New Zealand April 8, 2014

    Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, arrived in New Zealand's capital to cheers from locals who braved windy, rainy weather to catch a glimpse of the royal couple. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge landed in the fog-shrouded city of Wellington along with their baby son, George, to kick...
  • Snapshot: Prince George joins William-Kate for their tour of Australia and New Zealand April 7, 2014

    Britain's Prince William, his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and their son Prince George disembark from their plane after arriving in Wellington. The royal party was greeted by strong winds and rain, the AFP reported. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand...
  • Is this the cutest ever photo of Prince George? New royal family photo shows William, Kate, baby and their dog at the window April 1, 2014

    This may yet be the cutest photo of Britain's royal baby in recent times. The family - Kate Middleton, William, George and dog Lupo - are seen posing at a window in their apartment at Kensington Palace. ...
  • Ramayana reloaded: 'The Exiled Prince', an intelligently written work February 22, 2014

    Mythology is something that I believe that we all are aware of. The knowledge with respect to a particular religion is sound or not varies from individual to individual depending on their interest in it. Ramayana is something that we all have grown up with. On TV or in our...
  • Princes William, Harry sandbag against UK floods February 15, 2014

    Prince William and Prince Harry helped flood-hit British villagers protect their homes on Friday, unloading sandbags alongside soldiers in a River Thames village. The princes, who have both served in the armed forces, joined a work crew In Datchet, west of London, from about 6 am on what aides said was...
  • Prince William given discount on fee at Cambridge: Report January 19, 2014

    Prince William has been given a hefty discount on his fees for a special course at Cambridge University, a media report said on Sunday. William, 31, is paying around 10,000 pounds to study agricultural management but the Mirror quoted sources as saying that they had expected the cost to be...
  • London: Prince Harry quits as helicopter pilot, take up army desk job January 17, 2014

    Prince Harry will quit his role as an ace Apache helicopter pilot to take up a desk job in the British Army, it was announced on Friday. "The Prince will take the position of SO3 (Defence Engagement). His responsibilities will include helping to co-ordinate significant projects and commemorative events involving the...