Queen Elizabeth II still rules Britain after 61 years, but the younger Windsors dominated the headlines in 2013. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge welcomed a new heir, Prince George, to the family in July, but not without giving us nine months of royal baby fever. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Not many men call Britain's Queen Elizabeth II " Elizabeth ", much less dare to comment on her dress style or weight. Nelson Mandela was one of them. As global leaders gathered to pay homage this week to South...Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II firing a British L85 battle rifle. Surrey, England, 1993.
It seems Cate Blanchett can do it all. She has played the Queen of England (Elizabeth I in Elizabeth) as well as the Queen of Hollywood (Katharine Hepburn in The Aviator), for which she earned a supporting actress Oscar. But it wasn’t...Show More Summary
The Orion Orchestra's concert at the South Bank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall on 9 December 2013 is something rather different. Brain-child of the orchestra's artistic director Toby Purser, Serenata Latina combines the Orion Orchestra...Show More Summary
I realized we forgot to cover some of Charles and Camilla traveling to India and Sri Lanka, so I’m rolling it all in with the latest outing in which Elizabeth II looks resplendent and tickled. It’s good to be Queen. Read More...
It was an embarrassment of riches this week for royal watchers. Popular favorites Prince William and Kate Middleton made numerous appearances, while Queen Elizabeth and her husband, Prince Philip, celebrated 66 years together. But it wasn't just about the Windsors. Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth has marked the official opening of more than few buildings in her time, but until last week never one the likes of One Angel Square, new headquarters of the Co-operative Group. read more
Today marks 66 years since Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip were married at Westminster Abbey. Before Princess Elizabeth became Queen Elizabeth, she married the handsome foreign prince from Greece, who also happens to be her third cousin. Show More Summary
On a rainy Friday morning during the first week of this month, a young woman got on the stage of the auditorium in Queen Elizabeth Conference Center in Central London to talk about open government. Even though it was windy and dark outside, Vivienne Suerte-Cortez was smiling and full of energy on the stage. Show More Summary
Helen Mirren keeps winning awards for playing Queen Elizabeth II.
LONDON (Reuters) - Helen Mirren was named best actress for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in "The Audience" at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards on Sunday while the best actor award was split between Rory Kinnear and Adrian Lester as the leads i...
The BBC and BBC America have released new of photos from Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary Special: The Day of the Doctor. Stunning revelations include mixed Doctor/Companion pairings; historical figures (Queen Elizabeth I); returning monsters (Zygons! Daleks!); three different sonic screwdrivers; the return of head of UNIT, Kate Stewart, and so much more (note a certain […]
Here's a short but intriguing promo for Doctor Who. Strax discusses Queen Elizabeth in a typically suspicious, error-filled report to the Sontarans. Read more...
Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. According to a friend I know who happens to live behind a wall in an alley at Kensington Palace, Queen Elizabeth is essentially letting the Duke and Duchess "tear up the rule book" when it comes to raising Prince George. Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth is staying home with the corgis instead of attending CHOGM in Sri Lanka. By doing so, she makes clear that the Commonwealth should not tolerate criminals, writes Trevor Grant
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Prince Harry joined his Walking With the Wounded South Pole Allied Challenge trekkers at Buckingham Palace in London on Wednesday to meet with a very familiar face: his grandma, Queen Elizabeth II. Harry showed the queen and Prince Philip the snowsuit and a sled that he and his team will be using as they make their charity trek to the South Pole. Show More Summary
The BBC has us pegged. We'll pretty much latch onto any news about The Day of the Doctor, and this taunting 13 second clip leaves us with a ton of questions. Will we finally find out what's up with the Doctor and Queen Elizabeth? How is Clara still shocked by things? Who is that wearing Tom Baker's scarf? WHY ONLY 13 SECONDS?