Australia PM in 'time warp' as British royal knighted

2015-01-26 13:07

Australian PM Tony Abbott has marked his country’s national day by honouring UK’s Prince Philip with a knighthood, sparking criticism from the opposition of being in a "time warp".

6 super patriotic pics of everyone's favourite royals

2013-11-08 11:37

The royal family showed their support on UK's Poppy Day, which commemorates their fallen army heroes and raises funds for veterans.

Prince Philip enters hospital for operation

2013-06-07 09:13

Buckingham Palace has said Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philip, is in hospital for an operation.

Prince Philip falls ill

2013-06-04 12:08

Buckingham Palace officials have said that Prince Philip is "unwell" and missed a gala reception at the last minute.

A royal treasure trove of gifts

2013-01-17 22:13

A piece of Antarctica named after her, a baby llama, tea from Sri Lanka and her own set of Olympic medals were just some of the gifts given to Britain's Queen Elizabeth.

Prince Philip leaves hospital

2012-08-20 14:27

Buckingham palace says Prince Philip has left hospital after successful treatment for a bladder infection.

Queen shakes hands with ex-IRA commander

2012-06-27 13:08

Queen Elizabeth II has shaken hands with former IRA commander Martin McGuinness in Belfast in a landmark moment in Northern Ireland's peace process, Buckingham Palace says.

Prince Philip leaves hospital, turns 91

2012-06-11 09:58

Britain's Prince Philip has been released from hospital in time for his 91st birthday.

Prince Philip improving, says palace

2012-06-06 18:29

The health of Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip has "improved considerably" since he was taken to hospital with a bladder infection, Buckingham Palace has said.

Queen Elizabeth loves royal blunders

2012-05-28 21:22

Prince William has told how his grandparents find it hilarious when something goes wrong at royal events.

Queen Elizabeth II renews vow to serve

2012-02-06 15:30

Queen Elizabeth II has renewed her vow to serve as she makes a low-key start to five months of diamond jubilee celebrations marking her 60 years on the throne.

UK: Human remains at royal estate

2012-01-03 10:09

British police have launched an investigation after human remains were discovered in woodland on the royal family's Sandringham Estate on New Year's Day.

Prince Philip spends third night in hospital

2011-12-26 14:14

Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip was to miss the royals' traditional Christmas pheasant shoot after a third night in hospital recovering from heart surgery.

Prince Philip given heart stent

2011-12-24 08:42

Queen Elizabeth II's husband has undergone treatment for a blocked coronary artery, British royal officials say.

Australians prepare to welcome Queen

2011-10-19 12:48

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II will soon be arriving in Australia for her 16th visit on what will perhaps be the 85-year-old monarch's last tour Down Under.

Fergie: I was so stupid

2011-06-27 17:22

Sarah Ferguson has admitted that her ex-father-in-law Prince Philip was correct to call her "idiotic".

British royals to make wine

2011-05-06 12:31

After serving English wine at the wedding of Prince William and Catherine, the royal family has now set its sights on producing bubbly.

Prince in strip club gaffe

2010-03-12 20:10

Britain's Prince Philip has put his foot in his mouth again, asking a young barmaid if she worked in a strip club.


Four-letter word has prince in stitches

2014-02-24 21:27

Britain's Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, fell about laughing after a swearing soldier gave him the giggles.

Prince Philip 'comfortable' after surgery

2013-06-08 14:00

Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip is "comfortable" as he recovers from exploratory abdominal surgery in a London hospital, Buckingham Palace says.

Prince Philip enters hospital for op

2013-06-06 22:29

Buckingham Palace says Queen Elizabeth II's husband has been admitted to a London hospital for an exploratory operation.

Thatcher funeral on 17 April

2013-04-09 13:09

The funeral of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher will take place on 17 April, says current premier David Cameron's Downing Street office.

Lady Gaga named best loved eccentric

2012-11-27 22:34

Lady Gaga has been named the world's best loved eccentric in recent survey done by Nature Valley, beating out Ozzy Osbourne, Russell Brand and Bjork to the title.

Prince Philip taken to hospital

2012-08-15 17:25

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has been taken to hospital as a 'precautionary measure'.

Queen Elizabeth washes her own dishes

2012-06-11 12:37

A royal reporter has revealed that Queen Elizabeth makes a point of doing the washing up after entertaining guests for a barbecue.

Prince Philip improving 'considerably'

2012-06-06 19:01

The condition of Queen Elizabeth's 90-year-old husband Philip has "improved considerably" after spending two days in hospital recovering from a bladder infection, officials say.

Britain's Prince Philip in hospital

2012-06-04 18:15

Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's 90-year-old husband, has been admitted to hospitalised with a bladder infection and will miss the rest of her diamond jubilee celebrations, Buckingham Palace says.

Rock star welcome for queen

2012-03-08 16:33

Queen Elizabeth II was welcomed by a cheering crowd of thousands Thursday as she began her diamond jubilee tour of Britain accompanied by Prince William's wife Catherine.

Queen Elizabeth II marks 60 yrs on throne

2012-02-06 07:32

Queen Elizabeth II marks 60 years as monarch with a deliberately low-key programme of visits to eastern England, kicking off five months of diamond jubilee celebrations.

Prince Philip discharged from hospital

2011-12-27 12:00

Britain's Prince Philip has smiled and waved as he left hospital, four days after being rushed in for emergency heart surgery.

Prince Philip spends Christmas in hospital

2011-12-25 12:51

Britain's Prince Philip has missed the royal Christmas celebrations for the first time as the husband of Queen Elizabeth II spent a second night in hospital following heart surgery.

Prince Philip blasts wind farms

2011-11-20 21:09

Britain's Prince Philip has launched a fierce attack on 'absolutely useless' wind farms, in the latest outburst from the famously outspoken consort.

Ignoring warnings will 'endanger' mankind

2011-09-09 19:00

Mankind will become an endangered species if we ignore environmental problems, Prince Charles warns.

Prince Philip celebrates 90th birthday

2011-06-10 16:21

Prince Philip, the husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, is turning 90, but will keep the celebrations at a minimum.

Buckingham Christmas party off

2010-10-14 22:13

A lavish Christmas party for royal staff has been axed by Queen Elizabeth II this year to "show restraint" at a time of economic austerity.

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