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  • Helen Mirren wins best actress at London theatre awards 18-11-2013 05:04 PM

    London: Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren received the best actress award at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards for playing Queen Elizabeth II in the play 'The Audience'. Mirren was honoured Nov 17 at the event, reports aceshowbiz.com. Earlier, Mirren won best actress Oscar and BAFTA for her playing Queen Elizabeth...
  • 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...
  • Queen Elizabeth II to watch 2nd Ashes Test at Lord's 18-07-2013 12:27 PM

    London: Queen Elizabeth II will be present at the Lord's Cricket Ground to watch the opening day of the second Ashes Test here on Thursday. The Queen would be introduced to the captains and the players of Australia and England, as well as the match officials before the start of...
  • Britain's royal baby billionaire even before birth 14-07-2013 09:13 PM

    London: As Britain counts the hours before Prince William and Kate Middleton announce the birth of their first child, a global intelligence firm on ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals has estimated that the royal baby could inherit as much as 1 billion pounds in royal legacy. Wealth-X found that...
  • Prince William arrives by Kate's side for baby's due date 14-07-2013 08:57 AM

    Prince William left his Royal Air Force (RAF) base to head for London and be by wife Kate's side as the due date for the royal baby arrived on Saturday. William is on leave from his duties as an air-sea rescue helicopter captain based at Anglesey, an island off the...
  • 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...
  • UK: New succession law to allow daughter to be queen 24-04-2013 09:57 AM

    London: Queen Elizabeth II is set to approve a new succession law that will end the age-old precedence enjoyed by male heirs in line to Britain's throne, ending centuries of religious and gender discrimination. 'The Succession to the Crown Bill', which is set to become law in coming days, means...
  • Queen Elizabeth's funding rises by $7.6 million 04-04-2013 06:45 AM

    London: Queen Elizabeth II has received a 5 million-pound ($7.6 million) boost in annual funds the British monarch receives from taxpayers to carry out official duties, pay staff and maintain royal palaces. The Sovereign Grant has been set at 36.1 million pounds for the 2013/14 financial year, compared to 31...
  • British Queen Elizabeth II hospitalised 04-03-2013 02:40 PM

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  • Queen condemns 26/11 attacks 28-10-2009 11:37 AM

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  • Prez invites British Queen to India 28-10-2009 11:31 AM

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  • India, UK natural partners: Prez 28-10-2009 11:25 AM

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  • Historian compares Queen to uneducated housewife 23-12-2007 11:24 AM

    Bangalore: England captain Andrew Strauss said his side's sensational tie with India proved they were a World Cup force to be reckoned with after his superb century so nearly saw the visitors to victory. England, chasing what would have been a new World Cup winning total batting second of 339,...
  • World wipes: News on Friday 04-05-2007 08:15 PM

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