Queen Elizabeth II’s closet or candy store? You’d be forgiven a little confusion if you stumbled unawares onto “Fashioning a Reign,” a new exhibition dedicated to the monarch’s clothing choices. Read more...
Queen Elizabeth II’s entire official wardrobe will be put on display from July 23 to October 2, according to the Telegraph. For the first time, royals and commoners alike will have the queen’s choices of gowns and hats in their full view — but excluding her bags and shoes. Show More Summary
They may look garish for some but Queen Elizabeth II's brightly-coloured outfits are a power dressing tool that allow her to make an impression, according to a new exhibition opening on Saturday. Exhibits at the Buckingham Palace show...Show More Summary
Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (4 August 1900 – 30 March 2002) was the youngest daughter and the ninth of ten children of Claude Bowes-Lyon, Lord Glamis (later the 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne in the Peerage of Scotland),...Show More Summary
IN LATE 2008, during a briefing at the London School of Economics, Queen Elizabeth II famously asked why no one had seen the downturn coming. There can be no better answer than the current furore over the outlook for the British economy in the wake of the vote to leave the EU.
Is there a bookish young girl out there who hasn’t gone through a phase of ripping through stories of female monarchs, royal mistresses, or executed would-be queens? While my friends found their inspiration in Queen Elizabeth, Mary Queen...Show More Summary
The Duchess of Cornwall has urged people to “pull back the shroud of silence” that surrounds domestic violence. Camilla, the second wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II, spoke out as she was joined...Show More Summary
It's official: Theresa May is Britain's new prime minister, CNN reports. After David Cameron officially tendered his resignation Wednesday, May bowed down before Queen Elizabeth II and accepted the monarch's invite to form a new government, becoming the only woman other than Margaret Thatcher to hold the office. More on...
Queen Elizabeth II formally accepted David Cameron's resignation as prime minister on Wednesday, paving the way for the next leader of the UK, Theresa May. " It has been the greatest honor of my life to serve our country as prime minister...Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II resignation of ritish Prime Minister David Cameron, according to a Buckingham Palace spokesperson.
Theresa May has accepted an invitation from the Queen to form a new government, becoming the 13th holder of the post of prime minister and first lord of the treasury during Elizabeth II's reign. May's elevation to the country's mostShow More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II appointed Theresa May new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, a Buckingham Palace spokesperson confirmed Wednesday.
Outgoing British Prime Minister David Cameron arrived at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday to officially request Queen Elizabeth II to accept his resignation.
The British leader is expected to tender his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II, who will then invite his successor, Theresa May, to form a government.
LONDON--Queen Elizabeth II has seen it all before -- 12 times before, to be precise. On Wednesday, she will say goodbye to her David Cameron, her 12th prime minister, and hello to Theresa May, her 13th. While a political earthquake has shook Westminster to its core and triggered the resignations of a number of politicians, […]
Elizabeth of Aragon, by Francisco de Zurbarán, c. 1635. (Photo: Public Domain) Elizabeth of Aragon, a Spanish princess turned Portuguese queen turned Roman Catholic saint, has been dead for 680 years, but her hand—and presumably, the rest of her body—remains impervious to the effects of decomposition. Show More Summary
LONDON — For a man who had just handed in his (two-day) notice at work, David Cameron seemed in remarkably good spirits. After announcing that he would tender his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday to make way for Theresa May, the British prime minister was caught on camera humming a happy little tune. […]
David Cameron has confirmed today that after this Wednesday's session of Parliament, he will offer his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II
That is quite a waistline for someone carrying twins. The Globe has it on good authority from "sources" that the Duchess of Cambridge is up the duff with not one, but two girls AND is taking over the throne from Queen Elizabeth. What...Show More Summary
In a desperate, unprecedented attempt to restore political stability, the British Parliament voted yesterday to suspend the Magna Carta and, in the interim, to grant absolute power to Queen Elizabeth II. The post-BREXIT turmoil has, in effect, left the country completely leaderless. Show More Summary