Queen Elizabeth II

Emma Raducanu honored by queen in annual New Year's list

The 19-year-old Raducanu, who became the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam title, was made an MBE — or Member of the Order of the British Empire — by the queen.

published on : 1st January 2022

Scotland Yard probes video showing Indian Sikh declaring to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II to avenge Jallianwala Bagh massacre

The 19-year-old intruder, who has not yet been named by the Metropolitan Police, is now being held over mental health issues.

published on : 27th December 2021

Queen Elizabeth II cancels traditional Christmas plans amid Omicron surge

The 95-year-old monarch had already called off an annual pre-Christmas lunch tradition for royal family members due to a surge in coronavirus cases being driven by the Omicron variant

published on : 21st December 2021

Barbados says goodbye to queen, transforms into republic

Barbados's drive to become a republic began more than two decades ago and culminated with the island’s Parliament electing its first-ever president last month in a two-thirds majority vote.

published on : 30th November 2021

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II to miss war memorial service due to sprained back

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II will not be attending Remembrance war memorial service due to a sprained back, Buckingham Palace announced.

published on : 14th November 2021

Time for action: Queen Elizabeth II tells world leaders in COP26 message

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II had a stark message for the 120 world leaders gathered for the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow.

published on : 2nd November 2021

'She is in good spirits': UK PM Boris Johnson reassures over Queen Elizabeth II's health

She cancelled a two-day trip to Northern Ireland last week while her appearance at the upcoming COP26 UN climate conference, which starts on Sunday in Scotland, has also been shelved.

published on : 30th October 2021

'Thanks but no': UK's Queen Elizabeth II turns down 'Oldie of the Year' title

The 95-year-old queen has politely declined the honor of being named 'Oldie of the Year' by a British magazine, saying she does not meet 'the relevant criteria.'

published on : 20th October 2021

Queen's irritation over lack of climate action caught by microphone

The 95-year-old monarch, who is to attend a reception for world leaders at the COP26 summit, was in Wales for the opening of the region's devolved Parliament.

published on : 15th October 2021

Actress Claire Foy wins Emmy for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Crown'

She starred in the hit series for its first two seasons before it jumped forward in time to the 1970s and 1980s and welcomed Olivia Colman in the role.

published on : 13th September 2021

'Operation London Bridge': Secret funeral plans for Britain's Queen Elizabeth II leaked

The 95-year-old monarch, the longest-serving in British history, is to be buried 10 days after she dies and her son and heir, Prince Charles, will embark on a tour of the UK before the burial is held.

published on : 4th September 2021

Queen Elizabeth II to attend United Nations COP26 climate summit in Scotland

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is among the world leaders expected to attend the COP26 summit alongside US President Joe Biden and around 120 heads of state and government.

published on : 28th August 2021

'Bring it home': Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William wish England football team success ahead of Euro final 

Prince William, the President of England's Football Association (FA), on Sunday released a video message wishing the squad led by captain Harry Kane the "very best of luck for tonight".

published on : 11th July 2021

Queen Elizabeth II visits carrier ahead of maiden deployment

The 3 billion-pound (USD 4.2 billion) ship, which has eight RAF F35B stealth fighter jets on board, will depart from Portsmouth Naval Base in southern England later Saturday.

published on : 22nd May 2021

Queen's granddaughter Princess Beatrice expecting a baby

Beatrice, the elder daughter of Prince Andrew and ex-wife Sarah Ferguson, married property developer Mapello Mozzi in July 2020 at a small ceremony constrained by coronavirus restrictions.

published on : 19th May 2021
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