The Philadelphia home where Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1955 is now in the hands of the royal family. Her son, Prince Albert of Monaco, has confirmed to People Magazine that he was the recent purchaser of the six-bedroom,...
The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton is recognized all around the world as a woman who has royally perfect hair. According to Yahoo Lifestyle, the secret weapon behind Kate Middleton’s royally perfect hair is a hairnet. After putting her hair in a perfect updo, for example, she uses a hairnet to hold the bun in... Show More Summary
Robert Beckhusen Security, Europe The British vessels tracked the carrier group “every inch of the way,” U.K. defense secretary Michael Fallon said. Admiral Kuznetsov, Russia’s only carrier, is halfway on its journey to Syria along with her escort ships and the formidable missile cruiser Pyotr Velikiy. Show More Summary
Hungry humans are in danger of eating nearly a quarter of all endangered land mammals into extinction, according to a study published this week in Royal Society Open Science. Quartz reports that 301 species of land mammals—from bats and primates to rodents and big cats—are being hunted into...
British fighter planes will take on Japanese aircraft for the first time since World War II in aerial combat drills following the arrival in Japan on Saturday of four Royal Air Force Typhoon Eurofighters. The joint practice at Japan's...Show More Summary
A huge crowd of Thais gathered on Saturday outside Bangkok's Grand Palace to sing the royal anthem in honor of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died on Oct. 13 after seven decades on the throne. The government has declared a year of mourning...Show More Summary
A surprise find about certain migraines and an explanation for blah-tasting tomatoes were among the interesting discoveries of the week: Skeleton Found in Castle May Be That of Doomed Lover : Construction workers fixing up a German castle may have stumbled across the remains of a Swedish count murdered more than...
The Nose, The Royal Opera © ROH. Photograph by Bill Cooper Shostakovich The Nose; Martin Winkler, Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, John Tomlinson, Rosie Aldridge, dir: Barrie Kosky, cond: Ingo Metzmacher; Royal Opera Reviewed by RobertShow More Summary
WWE considering Goldberg vs. The Undertaker, plus AJ Styles vs. Shawn Michaels and Triple H vs. Seth Rollins possible for The Royal Rumble, why CM Punk won't return, John Cena's Survivor Series role, Sasha Banks trying to impress Vince McMahon and more.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand’s government met with representatives from Internet giant Google, amid growing calls from Thai hardline royalists to bring those who insult the monarchy to justice, as many Thais look with uncertainty to a future without their revered king.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - A huge crowd of Thais gathered on Saturday outside Bangkok's Grand Palace to sing the royal anthem in honor of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died on Oct. 13 after seven decades on the throne.
As work begins on Britain's next generation of nuclear ballistic missile submarines, the first in her class has been given an historic name. According to Defence Secretary Michael Fallon, the Queen today gave the royal assent for the largest-ever Royal Navy submarine to be christened HMS Dreadnought – the ninth such vessel in over 450 years. Show More Summary
By: Angeli Kakade Being a Vogue Editor-in-Chief comes with it's fair share of celebrity encounters, but even for Alexandra Shulman, meeting the Duchess of Cambridge was a rare glimpse into Kate's life. In May, the 34-year-old royal graced...Show More Summary
Some of the greatest thinkers, artists, and royals in European history had same-sex relationships.
Italian gilt furniture, exquisite Flemish tapestries, elaborate Jacobean fireplaces and a one-Michelin-starred restaurant are the crowning glories of this luxury country-house hotel - once a 16th-century royal hunting lodge - with its fanciful topiary sculptures in the Saxon-moated gardens.
In spite of frequent claims that the Royal Navy is “barely able to defend its own waters”, two of its […]
Recently, the Saudi Arabian justice system was once again in the spotlight. The public execution of a member of the Saudi royal family was met with great interest by many abroad and lots of outlets in the international media gave the issue attention. Show More Summary
From the Lebrecht Album of the Week: For a troubled London teenager in the 1960s, there were three available sources of relief. One was illegal, one was immoral, and the third was available every other week at the Royal Festival Hall. I took myself to hear the Tchaikovsky Pathétique more often than I remember, sitting […]
Royals round-up time! If you missed it earlier this week, Wills and Kate and Harry and Whatnot hosted a reception for British Olympians at Buckingham Palace; Kate wore ANOTHER pattern. It’s a royal miracle. This week, we’ve got yet more patterns, plus Prince Harry, tiny signs, and hideous rugs. Around the internet, for your reading Read More...
Kate Middleton is pregnant with her third child, claims Life & Style. While Prince William and the duchess are thrilled to be having their third child, the entirety of the royal family doesn’t necessarily feel the same way. Meet Royal...Show More Summary