The Ukrainian Radical Party leader was very excited to see a photo of British Queen Elizabeth II dressed in a blue coat and holding a bunch of yellow daffodils.
At some point in the next few days, Kate Middleton will have her second child. In honor of this happy event, here are some pictures of great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II looking at babies. Because when you’re a largely ceremonial figure, you spend a fair bit of time staring at babies. Read more...
As the Queen celebrates 89th birthday on April 21, 2015, take a look back at Her Majesty through the decades.
Tuesday marks 89 years since Queen Elizabeth II was born! She's been queen for more than six decades, and throughout that time, she's witnessed much change across the world and within her own family, while always remaining a constant herself. Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II turns 89 on Tuesday, and while she's been queen for more than 60 of those years, she's had her fair share of not-so-royal moments - she even drives her own car! Scroll through to see the queen at her most and least royal, and then check out 12 things you might not know about her royal highness.
True story: VE Day, 1945 – the allied countries celebrated the victory over the Axis powers, a celebration that included – incognito – Princesses Elizabeth (soon to become Queen Elizabeth II) and Margaret. Noted Guardian film critic Peter Bradshaw wrote a black comedy of a novel, Night of Triump, about it. Show More Summary
A selections announcement held April 9, unveiled 13 selected runners for the 2015 Hong Kong Jockey Club Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup. Read the rest of the story at: HK Jockey Club Audemars Piguet QEII Cup Selections Announcement
Queen Elizabeth II has been carrying a black leather “Traviata” handbag by English heritage label Launer London for the past 40 years. However, unlike other high-profile female political figures such as Hillary Rodham Clinton or Michelle Obama, her fondness for a brand doesn't seem to have the power to make... More »
Helen Mirren says she has not been asked to play Queen Elizabeth II in the coming Netflix series "The Crown."
British money will look a bit different in the coming months: Coins will bear an updated, age-appropriate portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. It's the fifth coin portrait of the queen and the first new one since 1998.
We bet it's FIRE. Queen Elizabeth II has been the royal head of England since 1952, but apparently the Queen has a secret cassette tape she recorded with her late sister Princess Margaret for their mother way back in 1990. And it wasn't just any kind of songs that they were singing — they were singing children's [...]
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron paid a courtesy call on Queen Elizabeth II, then launched a most uncourteous attack on his main political rival, as campaigning formally began Monday in the most unpredictable U.K. election...Show More Summary
Staff at Queen Elizabeth II’s Windsor Castle are threatening to take industrial action over pay, a trade union said Monday. If it goes ahead following a ballot, the action would be the first ever by staff working for the royal family, according to the Public and Commercial Services Union...
Officials said that the crowds in Leicester, England, were heavier for the procession of King Richard III’s remains on Sunday than they were in 2012, when Queen Elizabeth II visited the city.
Luton Hoo mansion house has been re-built and re-modelled by some of the finest architects to work in England. The house has seen visits from royalty such as Queen Mary, Edward VII and Queen Elizabeth II and been owned by a Prime Minister and Russian aristocrat. Show More Summary
JW Marriott Grosvenor House London is a luxury hotel on Park Lane with views of Hyde Park. The historic hotel opened its doors on May 14, 1929. The Great Room is one of the largest banquet halls in Europe. Queen Elizabeth II learnedShow More Summary
Helen Mirren steps back into the role of Queen Elizabeth II in The Audience, pairing up again with Peter Morgan, with whom she worked on 2006's The Queen, and she hasn't lost anything along the way. The play is provocative by design,...Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday officially named the Britannia, the newest luxury ship in the British-based P&O Cruises fleet. Prince Philip also attended the ceremony on the docks in Southampton, England.
Queen Elizabeth II christened the 3,647-passenger Britannia on Tuesday.