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British Queen Elizabeth II

Kishwar Desai | London queues up for a cause as media watches for King’s quirks

Perhaps, never again in the history of mankind will so many gather to bid farewell to just one person. At least not in the UK

19 Sep 2022 7:22 AM

Sanjaya Baru | Queen and the republic, and our feudal loyalties

Indians' attitude to the English language and to Britain is, without doubt, schizophrenic

19 Sep 2022 7:18 AM

Pope Francis will not attend queen's funeral: Vatican

Pope Francis' de-facto foreign minister will attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II in London next week

16 Sep 2022 4:54 PM

Shobhaa De | The Queen’s mantra: ‘Never complain… never explain…’

The Queen was seen as a matriarch trying to keep a large, dysfunctional family together. Much like matriarchs of joint families here

16 Sep 2022 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Era ends: Elizabeth II one of a kind, she’ll be missed

Her image and the values she stood for had resonated far beyond a shrinking British Empire

10 Sep 2022 12:11 AM


Kishwar Desai | Queen’s Platinum Jubilee takes on a Bollywood touch before it winds up

Indians were in full flow at the 6,000 street parties all over the country

06 Jun 2022 12:03 AM

Queen vows to address Harry and Meghan racism claims

The explosive racism claim has reportedly left the palace in turmoil and scrambling how best to address it

10 Mar 2021 11:34 AM

The making of the Oxford English Dictionary

Another new word is the adjective “bongga,” which means extravagant, flamboyant, impressive, stylish or excellent.

02 Nov 2018 12:47 AM

UK is now allowed to leave EU as Brexit bill becomes law

The bill transfers decades of European law onto British statute books in bid to avoid any legal disruption.

26 Jun 2018 5:33 PM

Queen marks 92nd birthday with star-studded concert

The monarch took to the stage herself, where her son and heir Prince Charles led the crowd in a birthday

22 Apr 2018 8:43 AM


Thousand of miles away from UK, primitive tribe waits for its Prince

The British royal is part of the fabric of life in the village of Younanen on Tanna Island.

08 May 2017 5:49 AM

UK: Guard ‘almost shoots’ Queen mistaking her for trespasser

The incident happened several years ago at Buckingham Palace, when The Queen was in one of her late night strolls.

05 Jan 2017 6:27 PM

UK Queen Elizabeth II’s eldest grandchild loses baby

The couple had announced on November 30 that they were expecting their second child.

25 Dec 2016 5:36 AM

Kohinoor: Puri bid hits UK queen hurdle

Patnaik told reporters on Sunday that the organization would soon decide its next course of action to get back Kohinoor.

21 Nov 2016 3:14 AM