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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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Six English teams abandon European Super League competition after backlash

Six English teams involved in the European Super League have withdrawn from the competition. Manchester City were the first club to pull out after Chelsea had signalled their intent to do so by preparing documentation to withdraw. Later Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham also followed suit. The Super League said it would reconsider “the […]

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Meghan Markle watched Prince Philip’s televised funeral from her California home

The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle watched Prince Philip’s televised funeral on Saturday from her California home. According to reports, Markle’s absence from the Duke of Edinburgh’s royal funeral was known for several days before the event took place. Prince Harry went to the United Kingdom solo.Meghan was advised by a doctor not to go […]

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Prince Philip personally modified a Land Rover to carry his coffin

A modified Land Rover designed by the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip himself to carry his coffin. The duke, who died at the age of 99 last week, worked on creating the bespoke hearse for 16 years, starting in 2003. His modifications include the open top rear section, where his coffin will rest, and the […]

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Prince Philip’s Farewell: How will the day proceed

The Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral Saturday will be a muted affair by royal standards but will showcase his military roots and influence on the British monarchy. The ceremony will take place in St. George’s Chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle at 3:00pm. Many will remember it as the setting of more jubilant royal moments, […]

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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’s Funeral: Prince Harry will have to quarantine for 10 days but there is a catch

Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex will return to the United Kingdom this week to attend his grandfather’s funeral at St George’s Chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle on Saturday. It will be the first time that Prince Harry has visited the UK since he and Meghan Markle stepped back from royal duties last […]

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United Kingdom and Commonwealth countries salute Prince Philip with guns and flowers

Gun salutes took place across the United Kingdom and in Commonwealth countries on Saturday in tribute to Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II’s husband for more than seven decades, who died on Friday at the age of 99. The Duke of Edinburgh was the UK’s longest-ever serving consort, a term used for the husband or wife […]

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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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Seal with plastic ring stuck around neck for nearly 3-years finally freed

A seal, popularly known as Mrs Vicar, with a plastic ring, stuck around her neck has been freed from the object two-and-half-years after being rescued from a beach at Norfolk beach. The adult grey seal was spotted on Horsey Beach, near Great Yarmouth, over two years ago on Easter Sunday with a plastic disc stuck […]

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‘Deeply concerning scenes’: Violence in Northern Ireland enters sixth consecutive night

Northern Ireland witnessed violence for the sixth consecutive night as unionists and nationalists clashed with police and each other. Unrest first broke out last week amid rising tensions relating to Brexit and unionist anger over a decision by police not to prosecute leaders of the Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein for allegedly breaking coronavirus restrictions […]

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Covid-19 vaccination programme is breaking the link between Covid-19 infections and deaths, study finds

The Covid-19 vaccination programme is breaking the link between Covid-19 infections and deaths, study conducted by Imperial College London has found. The study found infections had fallen by roughly two-thirds in the United Kingdom since February, before beginning to level off. This comes as people began to mix more, however the same does not hold […]