Jun 03, 2021 04:50 PM IST
Citing historical papers it unearthed at the National Archives, the newspaper said that in 1968, the Queen's chief financial manager told government officials of the hiring policy towards ethnic minorities.
- Apr 17, 2021 09:10 PM IST
Philip, who died April 9 two months shy of his 100th birthday, was being honoured at Windsor Castle in a service that was steeped in military and royal tradition — but also was pared down and infused with his own personality.
- Apr 10, 2021 11:13 AM IST
Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth II visited India four times. From going on a tiger hunting session, to touring the Taj Mahal, here's what they did.
- Apr 09, 2021 08:52 PM IST
COVID-19 restrictions, which are gradually being lifted across the country, meant crowds were thinner than would normally be expected for such a major royal event. But some people still felt duty bound to pay their formal respects.
- Apr 09, 2021 07:14 PM IST
Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. A look at the events in the long life of Britain's Prince Philip.
- Apr 09, 2021 06:13 PM IST
The death of the Duke of Edinburgh is a profound loss for the 94-year-old Queen Elizabeth II, who once described him as her "strength and stay all these years". Here are five snapshots of Prince Philip's life, from his nomadic upbringing through World War II and becoming the British royal family's patriarch.
- Apr 09, 2021 05:29 PM IST
Boris Johnson said the Duke of Edinburgh "earned the affection of generations" at home, in the Commonwealth and across the world after serving in the Royal Navy and then over decades as Britain's longest serving royal consort.
- Apr 09, 2021 05:03 PM IST
Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, dies at age of 99. The Buckingham Palace issued a statement to confirm the Duke of Edinburgh's demise.
- Mar 10, 2021 12:33 PM IST
"The whole family is saddened to learn the full extent of how challenging the last few years have been for Harry and Meghan," Queen Elizabeth II said in a statement.
- Mar 10, 2021 07:05 AM IST
While the Buckingham Palace often tries to stay above controversy by remaining silent and riding out the storm, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s charges proved so damaging that the family was forced to respond.
- Feb 27, 2021 06:23 PM IST
Captain Tom Moore raised nearly £33 million ($45 million, 37.4 million euros) for healthcare charities by completing 100 lengths of his garden before his 100th birthday in April last year.
- Feb 19, 2021 06:06 PM IST
The palace said Philip's admission was taken on the advice of his doctor, and that he is expected to remain there for a few days of 'observation and rest.'
- Feb 17, 2021 08:08 PM IST
Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, retired from public duties in 2017 and rarely appears in public.
- Jan 09, 2021 09:04 PM IST
"The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have today received Covid-19 vaccinations," a Buckingham Palace spokesman said.
- Dec 06, 2020 10:38 PM IST
UK's roll out plan for the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine states that elderly care home residents and their carers, healthcare workers, and those aged 80 and above will be the first to get the vaccine shots apart from frontline health and care staff.
- Oct 16, 2020 04:48 PM IST
A spokesman for the palace said all advice was followed and all 48 people who were due to come into close contact with the royals had been tested for the coronavirus.
- Dec 17, 2019 01:40 PM IST
The British royal family is looking for a "head of digital engagement" to manage the Queen's presence on social media and help her connect with 6.9 million followers
- Oct 14, 2019 06:39 PM IST
Queen Elizabeth II announced in a speech to lawmakers a list of 26 new bills ranging from implementing a yet-to-be finalised EU divorce agreement to criminal sentencing and the environment.
- May 31, 2019 01:20 PM IST
Twitter exploded after the Indian skipper had shared his image with the Queen.
- May 21, 2019 06:19 PM IST
The benefit package of the royal post also includes a 15 per cent employer contribution pension scheme, 33 days annual leave including bank holidays, free lunch, and access to training and development to support the professional development of the employee
- Apr 23, 2019 06:10 PM IST
'The President of the United States of America, President Donald J. Trump, accompanied by Mrs Melania Trump, has accepted an invitation from Her Majesty The Queen to pay a State Visit to the United Kingdom from Monday 3rd June to Wednesday 5th June 2019,' Buckingham Palace said in a statement.
- Jul 07, 2018 02:40 PM IST
Sandhu, who joined the police service in 1989, rose through the ranks to become borough commander in Richmond-upon-Thames. She is one of the most senior ethnic minority female officers in the Met Police and in 2006 received an Asian Women of Achievement Award.
- Apr 18, 2018 09:36 PM IST
Modi, who arrived here yesterday on a four-day UK visit, met the British Queen ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).
- Feb 13, 2018 08:59 PM IST
Any decision about the future will be made by the Commonwealth heads of government at the time of the Queen's death, but there is no formal process of choosing her successor.
- Mar 23, 2017 09:29 PM IST