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Britain names first woman to ceremonial role of Black Rod

Sarah Clarke, currently director of the Wimbledon tennis championships, will assume the 650-year-old post early next year.

published on : 17th November 2017

Britain's Prince Charles steps up as Queen Elizabeth II steps back

Prince Charles, the heir to the throne, will steadily take on more duties outside the core constitutional obligations of her job.

published on : 11th November 2017

‘Queen Elizabeth’ is a force to reckon with in ‘The Crown’ season 2 trailer

One of the most expensive shows of the world, ‘The Crown’, is back with its season two and it is going to take everyone on an intense ride.

published on : 7th November 2017

Paradise Papers: UK Queen Elizabeth II's private estate invested in offshore funds

Millions of pounds from the private estate of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II have been invested in offshore tax haven funds, a huge new leak of financial documents revealed on Sunday.

published on : 6th November 2017

Paradise Papers: Leaks show US commerce chief, UK queen's offshore investments

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has business ties to a shipping firm linked to Vladimir Putin's inner circle, according to a vast leak of financial documents.

published on : 6th November 2017

UK Queen's private estate invested in offshore funds: Leaks

The leaks may raise questions over whether it is appropriate for the British head of state to invest in offshore tax havens.

published on : 6th November 2017

Paradise Papers: ICIJ investigation reveals offshore interests of corporates, politicians, celebrities; 714 Indians in list

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists released 'The Paradise Papers' which reveal offshore interests and activities of more than 120 politicians and world leaders.

published on : 6th November 2017

'Broadchurch' star Olivia Colman to replace Claire Foy in "The Crown"

"Broadchurch" star Olivia Colman has been roped in to play Queen Elizabeth in seasons three and four on Netflix's hit show, "The Crown".

published on : 27th October 2017

Britain's Queen 'deeply saddened' by Hurricane Harvey

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has said she is "deeply saddened" by the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey, one of the most destructive storms in US history.

published on : 2nd September 2017

Britain's new flagship aircraft carrier arrives at home port

Britain's new flagship aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived at its home port in southern England on Wednesday to great fanfare as tens of thousands jammed the harbour in welcome.

published on : 16th August 2017

Prince Philip, 96, retires from royal duties with final solo public engagement

Philip, who served with distinction during World War II, was made captain general of the corps in 1953, taking over from the queen's father king George VI.

published on : 2nd August 2017

Britain's Prince Philip to retire from all public roles this week

Prince Philip, the longest-serving consort in British history and husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire this week, conducting the last of more than 22,200 solo public engagements.

published on : 31st July 2017

British Queen appoints first black household staffer

Ghanaian-born Major Nana Kofi Twumasi-Ankrah will take charge of one of the most important roles in the 91-year-old monarch's household.

published on : 9th July 2017

Canada's Trudeau meets Queen Elizabeth II on Scotland visit

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has collected an honorary doctorate and met Queen Elizabeth II during a trip to Scotland.

published on : 5th July 2017

Queen Elizabeth II set for 8 percent pay rise

The Sovereign Grant, which pays for the salaries of her household, official travel and upkeep of palaces, is to increase in 2018-19.

published on : 27th June 2017
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