Tag - UK Royals

Prince Harry says UK govt, media at ‘rock bottom’


London: Prince Harry has accused Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN) Ltd -- publisher of The Mirror, Sunday Mirror and the Sunday People tabloids -- of illegal information gathering, including phone hacking. He has become the first royal in more than 100 years to give evidence in court. At London High Court, the Duke of Sussex accused...

Sonam Kapoor starts speech with ‘Namaste’ at King’s coronation


Actress Sonam Kapoor, who attended the King Charles's coronation concert held in London, gave a desi touch to begin her speech as she greeted the audience with a "Namaste". Sonam, who was introduced on stage as the "biggest Bollywood" actor, was attending the concert with names such as Tom Cruise and Pussycat Dolls' Nicole...

Man arrested outside Buckingham Palace days ahead of Coronation


London: Police in London arrested a man after items thought to be shotgun cartridges were thrown into the grounds of Buckingham Palace. The arrest, at about 7:00 pm (1800 GMT), comes just days before King Charles III's coronation, which will be attended by global royalty and world leaders. The Metropolitan Police said the man threw several...

Queen Consort Camilla won’t wear Kohinoor at coronation


London: King Charles' wife Queen Consort Camilla will not be donning the contentious Kohinoor diamond for her coronation at Westminster Abbey in May, Buckingham Palace announced. Queen Mary Crown was taken out of the Tower of London's collection in order to be modified for the event on May 6 and decorated with gems honoring the late...

UK’s Prince Harry says he wants his father and brother back


London: Britain’s Prince Harry said his troubled relationship with the royal family “never needed to be this way” and he wants to get his father King Charles and his brother “back”, in an excerpt from an interview with broadcaster ITV released recently. “It never needed to be this way,” he said in the clip. “They’ve shown...

“Absolutely don’t believe Britain a racist country”: Rishi Sunak


London: Britain's first Indian-origin Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has defended the UK's record on race amid a brewing row over controversial remarks by a columnist attacking Prince Harry's wife Meghan Markle, who is of African-American heritage. Rishi Sunak was addressing questions posed by reporters during a visit to the Latvian capital of Riga when he spoke...

UK royals had a problem with Meghan’s acting career: Doc series


The first three episodes of 'Harry & Meghan', the highly-anticipated Netflix docuseries about Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, dropped recently after a frenzy of speculative reporting in the British media about the content and how damaging it would be for King Charles III and Prince William, reports 'Variety'. None of...

Man who threw egg at King Charles arrested: UK Police


New York: The UK police said they had arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of common assault, after an egg was allegedly thrown towards King Charles III recently. The arrest in Luton, north of London, came less than a month after the monarch narrowly avoided being hit by eggs lobbed in his direction during a...

UK royals arrive in Boston to showcase youthful monarchy


Boston: The Prince and Princess of Wales embarked Wednesday on their first overseas trip since the death of Queen Elizabeth II, aiming to showcase the younger face of a monarchy that is tackling important issues like climate change as it attempts to remain relevant in a modern, multicultural Britain. The three-day trip to Boston is...