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Queen Elizabeth II spends a night in hospital before returning back at Windsor Castle

The Queen spent Wednesday night in hospital for preliminary medical checks and is now back at Windsor Castle, Buckingham Palace has said. The 95-year-old monarch returned from hospital at lunchtime on Thursday and is “in good spirits”, the palace added. The Queen was said to be “disappointed” after cancelling a visit to Northern Ireland on […]

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Queen ‘reluctantly accepts medical advice’ and cancels Northern Ireland visit

The Queen Elizabeth II has cancelled a trip to Northern Ireland and has “reluctantly accepted medical advice to rest for the next few days”, Buckingham Palace says. The 95-year-old monarch will remain at Windsor Castle but is still expected to attend the COP26 climate change conference in Glasgow later this month. The Queen is in […]

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Queen advised by her doctors to cut down alcohol intake, instead drink only water and soft drinks

Queen Elizbeth II has been advised by her doctors to cut down on her intake of alcohol. The Queen is known to enjoy a drink and has often been advised to forego her evening martini that she usually enjoys daily, according to magazine Vanity Fair. The Queen, who is in good health physically has been […]

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Queen Elizabeth II caught calling world leaders lack of action on climate change irritating

Queen Elizabeth II has appeared to criticize the global lack of action on climate change in comments caught on microphone.The 95-year-old British monarch was filmed on a phone as she visited Cardiff to open the Welsh parliament.At one point, speaking to her daughter-in-law Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and parliament presiding officer Elin Jones, she said […]

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Queen Elizabeth II sent message of congratulations to North Korea on national day

Queen Elizabeth sent a message of congratulations to the people of North Korea on their national day. The message was sent on behalf of the Queen by the UK’s Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) “as has been done before,” a Buckingham Palace spokesperson said. This is standard practice on other national days across the world, […]

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Prince Andrew: Queen Elizabeth II’s second son served legal papers in US sexual abuse lawsuit

Britain’s Prince Andrew has been served legal papers in a US lawsuit brought by a woman who says he sexually abused her when she was a teenager, a court filing showed Friday. The complaint was delivered to the royal’s home in Windsor, England, on August 27, according to an affidavit filed in the Southern District […]

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Queen Elizabeth II supports Black Lives Matter movement, senior royal family representative

Queen Elizabeth II and the royal family support Black Lives Matter (BLM), a senior representative has told Channel 4 in an interview. Ken Olisa, the first black Lord-Lieutenant for London, said that the issue of race is a “hot conversation topic” in the royal household. The royal family’s attitude to race has been in the […]

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Gold plated Nintendo Wii made for Queen Elizabeth II lists on eBay for $300,000

A gold-plated Nintendo Wii made for Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II goes to sale on eBay. The $300,000 special console was made in 2009 by now-defunct hardware brand THQ, the seller, Donny Fillerup said. It was sent to the Queen as a marketing stunt but was rejected by her staff and returned to the company, he […]

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Queen Elizabeth II marks 95th birthday

Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and 15 other Commonwealth realms marked her 95th birthday on Wednesday. The Queen, who is also the world’s longest-reigning monarch, spent her birthday at Windsor Castle, which traditionally passes off with little or no ceremony. Since the Royals are marking two weeks of mourning following the demise of […]

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Breaking tradition senior royals to ditch military uniforms at Prince Philip’s funeral

Breaking tradition, senior members of the British royal family will not wear their military uniforms at the funeral of Prince Philip, to take place on April 17 at Windsor Castle. Several members of the Royal Family hold titles in the British Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force, and appear in their uniforms at formal […]

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Prince Philip: Husband of Queen Elizabeth II dies aged 99

Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99, Buckingham Palace said on Friday. “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh,” the palace said in a statement. “His Royal Highness passed away peacefully […]

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Queen and her family are saddened: Buckingham Palace on Harry and Meghan’s racism allegations

The British monarchy in a late night statement, about 36 hours after Harry and Meghan’s bombshell interview, broke its silence. Buckingham Palace said the family was saddened to learn of the challenges Harry and Meghan had faced in the past few years and that they would address the issues privately. In a statement on behalf […]