Prince Charles (centre) and John Schellnhuber (first row, far right) with participants of St. James' Palace Nobel Laureate Symposium in May 2009. In the 1990s, governments changed their policies towards dealing with damage to the ozone layer -- a shift widely recognised as one of the most successful in environmental history. Show More Summary
This is Peter Hitchens' Mail on Sunday column The picture of Prince Charles meeting Gerry Adams is inexpressibly sad. There is no point in protesting against it. Worse things will be happening soon, against which we will be equally powerless....
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Sen. Charles J. Colgan, who has represented a swath of Prince William County since 1976, is set to leave office at year’s end. But the county school board hopes his name and legacy will live on with the opening of a brand new high school named in his honor, set to open four decades after he took office.Read full article >>
Despite personal tragedy, Prince Charles calls for healing in graceful speech in Ireland.
In 1979, his great-uncle, Lord Louis Mountbatten, was murdered by the IRA in a boat explosion. Today, Prince Charles returned to where it happened in a spirit of peace and reconciliation.
On Tuesday May 19 2015 Prince Charles met and shook hands with Gerry Adams in Galway, composing a vista unimaginable until recently. The Colonel-in-Chief of the parachute regiment meets with Uachtaráin Sinn Féin, arch-monarchist and arch-republican.
DUBLIN (AP) — Prince Charles has paid an emotional tribute to Lord Louis Mountbatten, slain 36 years ago by the Irish Republican Army, as the British royal tours Ireland on a mission of peace and reconciliation. Charles received a standing...Show More Summary
British royal on historic tour of Ireland gets standing ovation for speech about healing "even when the heartache continues"
It was probably inevitable but the UK coverage of Prince Charles’ handshake with Gerry Adams exaggerated its significance. The heavy lifting for reconciliation was done by the royals when the Queen and Prince Philip shook hands with Martin McGuiness in the Lyric Theatre, opening the door to a filmed audience as DFM last year. Prince Philip’s more...
DUBLIN (AP) — Prince Charles offered a historic handshake Tuesday to Gerry Adams, longtime leader of the Irish nationalist Sinn Fein party and reputedly an Irish Republican Army commander when the outlawed group killed the prince's great-uncle,...Show More Summary
Prince Charles shook hands for the first time with Irish republican leader Gerry Adams Tuesday in Galway, Ireland — a historic meeting that took place 36 years after the Irish Republican Army murdered his great-uncle Lord Mountbatten. Although this is Charles’s third official visit to Ireland since the 1994 ceasefire that eventually led to lasting […]
Britain's Prince Charles is to meet Gerry Adams in Ireland on Tuesday, his first meeting with the leader of the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) which killed his great uncle in a bomb attack 36 years ago. TheShow More Summary
It is the first time Gerry Adams, the head of Sinn Fein and purported IRA leader, had met a member of the British royal family
In a move that would have been unthinkable just a few short years ago, Prince Charles has met and shaken hands with Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams. Prince Charles is making a four-day visit to Ireland and met with Mr. Adams and a group...Show More Summary
Prince Charles and Gerry Adams shake hands for several seconds, smile and exchange words
Now-leader of the Irish nationalist Sinn Fein party, Gerry Adams meets a British royal -- unthinkable just 2 decades ago
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DUBLIN (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Charles is to meet Gerry Adams in Ireland on Tuesday, the first time the leader of the former political wing of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) has met a senior member of the royal family, his Sinn Fein party said.
A noteworthy announcement from the Sinn Fein President, Gerry Adams tonight which confirms that party representatives will attend a number of events during Prince Charles visit to Ireland. Speaking about how the party made its decision and the symbolism of it Adams said; The Sinn Féin Ard Chomhairle meeting in Kilkenny yesterday discussed the upcoming more...