10 min ago
Asteroid 9 times size of ocean liner approaches Earth
The 1998 QE2 asteroid has the physical mass to potentially deliver life on Earth a knockout punch, being 2.7km in length.
3 hrs ago
The Pippas of their day! they were the aristocratic beauties who...
A few months before the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, letters were sent out by the 16th Duke of Norfolk to six lucky aristocratic girls.
7 hrs ago
The 6th Floor Blog: The Monarch as a Work in Progress
A solo exhibition devoted to the art of Chris Levine opened at the Fine Art Society Contemporary in London today.
Fri May 17, 2013
'The Audience' to be shown in NJ nursing home
The live cinema event company BY Experience said Friday it will show a live performance of Peter Morgan's play with residents of the The Lillian Booth Actors Home in New Jersey.
Wed May 15, 2013
Boost for small local businesses
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh attend the State Opening of Parliament.
Today in History / May 16May 16, 2013 1770--Marie Antoinette, age 14, ...
Park Chung Hee stages a military coup in South Korea and rules until his intelligence chief assassinates him in 1979.
Royal honour is icing on the coronation cake
A KEEN Weaverham baker will give her coronation gift to the Queen this weekend when she delivers a confectionary work of art to Buckingham Palace.
Tue May 14, 2013
Prince Harry Tours Storm-Damaged Jersey Shore
Britain's Prince Harry's made his entrance to New York City on Tuesday a way not likely to be seen from his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, or any other royal for that matter, anytime soon.
Flying high with Etihad
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, will introduce the Boeing 777-300ER, complete with Wi-Fi Internet connectivity, on its daily flights between Abu Dhabi and New York from June 1. The three-class aircraft will offer 328 seats, representing a 36.6 per cent increase in capacity compared with the Airbus A340-500 ... (more)
Royal fashion 1950s to 1990s: How the Queen, Princess Margaret and Diana's style changed
A new exhibition featuring rare and exquisite dresses worn by HM Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Margaret and Diana Princess of Wales is set to open at Kensington Palace.
Kate and William's first child on the way but royal housing options still unclear
Is it a boy? A girl? As the due date for Prince William and the former Kate Middleton's first child nears, observers are also asking: Where will the royal baby spend its first few months? The world won't know the gender of the baby until it's born in July, and the answer to the second question isn't as straightforward as one might think.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lady Louise and Countess of Wessex enjoy Royal Windsor Horse Show
Lady Louise is known to share a deep love of horses with her grandmother, HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Barbara Yaffe: B.C.'s attitude toward Royal Family slowly changing
Left to right: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Queen Elizabeth II, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge on the balcony of Buckingham Palace during the finale of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations on June 5, 2012 in London.
Getting to Know Best-Selling Author Jacquelyn Mitchard, Part 2
JB: Is it hard to find professionals to coach you on the various topics you need to develop expertise for your books? Do you ever feel that you've worn out your welcome? JM: No, I never feel that I've worn out my welcome.
Bahrain's king gifts arabian horses to Queen Elizabeth II
The King of Bahrain presented Queen Elizabeth II with two purebred arabian horses at the Royal Windsor Horse Show, which ended at the weekend.
Photo highlights of Prince Harry's U.S. trip
Prince Harry continues his U.S. tour today following a weekend in the southwest where he visited the United States Air Force Academy's football training center.
Warsaw Business Journal
Polish immigrants in focus as British government tightens controls
In a speech to parliament last week, Queen Elizabeth II announced British government plans to restrict immigration to Europe's third-largest economy.
International Business Times
Kate Middleton's Due Date: Royal Family to Welcome Baby in July [PHOTOS]
"Some of Kate and William's closest pals were at a barbecue hosted by a family friend of the Royals recently.
Sun May 12, 2013
Let us salute all that have been mothers to us
Sunday 12 May is Mother's Day in the United States. Saluting and commemorating mothers is a very ancient practice, dating back several thousand years.
Queen Elizabeth Should Abdicate If Too Ill to Rule, U.K. YouGov Poll Finds
Queen Elizabeth II should step down from the throne if she becomes to ill to rule, a Sunday Times YouGov poll showed for the first time, according to the newspaper today .