Queen Elizabeth

Queen to Invite Trump to Britain for State Visit

LONDON, Nov 20 – Queen Elizabeth will invite U.S. President-elect Donald Trump for a state visit to Britain next year to try to cement close ties between the two countries, The Sunday Times newspaper said. Citing two ministers and a senior official close to Downing Street, the Sunday Times reported that discussions between British officials

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Ties Unscathed by Queen Elizabeth’s “Rude” Comment, China Paper Says

BEIJING, May 12 – Ties between China and Britain will not be harmed by Queen Elizabeth being caught on camera saying Chinese officials were “very rude”, said an influential Chinese newspaper on Thursday which instead laid the blame on Western media “barbarians”. In footage broadcast by the BBC of a garden party at Buckingham Palace

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U.K. Royal Kate Appears On Vogue’s 100th Anniversary Cover

LONDON, May 1 – The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, will appear on the cover of the 100th anniversary edition of the British version of fashion magazine Vogue, following in the path of her husband’s late mother, Princess Diana. Late on Saturday Vogue revealed the cover of its June edition on its website, which goes

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Crowds Gather to Celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s 90th Birthday

By Georgina Cooper WINDSOR, England, April 21 – Crowds gathered from across Britain and beyond on Thursday to celebrate the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth, the world’s oldest monarch who still performs scores of annual engagements and shows no signs of retiring. Prime Minister David Cameron led tributes, calling her “a rock of strength for

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Are UK’s Tabloids Falling Out of Love With Prince William and Kate?

By Michael Holden LONDON, March 10 – For the last six years, Prince William and his wife Kate have been the darlings of the world’s media, gracing the front pages of newspapers and magazines across the globe with their good looks, easy charm and two photogenic children to boot. In the last month, however, their

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