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In Britain
August 10, 2016 9:33 am gmt |
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A former deputy property manager in the British royal household has been found guilty of corruption over the awarding of building work contracts at Buckingham Palace and Kensington Palace. Ronald Harper was convicted at Southwark Crown Court of conspiracy to make corrupt payments, prosecutors said on...
In Britain
June 12, 2016 8:20 am gmt |
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62 artillery gun salute from the Tower of London on Saturday (June 11) marked Queen Elizabeth’s official 90th birthday as part of a weekend of events. The cannons were fired at 13:00 (1200GMT) in the British capital with Tower Bridge seen in the background. Earlier on Saturday, the Queen attend...
In Britain
April 5, 2016 12:36 pm gmt |
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Britain’s Prince Andrew held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Tuesday (April 5) during a visit to China. The former naval officer and younger brother of current heir-to-the-throne Prince Charles, shook hands with Xi, before the two sides sat down to talks. During the me...
In Britain
March 16, 2016 9:53 am gmt |
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Britain’s Prince William has teamed up with the global transportation industry to develop a new crackdown on illegal wildlife trafficking routes. The industry has agreed a declaration which was signed by around 40 airline, shipping, port and customs agencies and conservation charities at Buckin...
In India
November 14, 2015 6:19 am gmt |
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Britain’s Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace on Friday (November 13), during a state visit to the UK. The Prime Minister presented Her Majestry The Queen Elizabeth some photographs taken 54 years ago from her first visit to India in 1961 when she was th...
In Britain
October 21, 2015 4:46 am gmt |
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Chinese President Xi Jinping and Britain’s Prince William agreed to enhance bilateral cooperation in the protection of wildlife during their meeting at the Buckingham Palace on Tuesday. Xi arrived in London on Monday for a five-day state visit to the United Kingdom. At his meeting with Prince W...
In Britain
June 4, 2015 3:54 am gmt |
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A rogue tweet by a BBC reporter after an obituary rehearsal led several major international news organisations to wrongly report that Queen Elizabeth had been admitted to hospital. The BBC said the error was a result of a training exercise, contradicting the reporter’s own tweet, which said a prankst...
In Britain
May 26, 2015 9:29 am gmt |
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Prince Andrew has been spotted wearing an 18 carat gold Apple Watch, worth a cool £12,000. The royal was snapped with the expensive wrist wear at an event at Buckingham Palace earlier this week. He also posted a picture of himself sporting the space-age timepiece on his Twitter profile to his 79,000 ...
In Britain
May 8, 2015 12:47 pm gmt |
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David Cameron has said he will lead a government for “one nation” and will make “Great Britain greater”. Speaking outside 10 Downing Street after visiting Buckingham Palace, he said he believed the country was “on the brink of something special”. The Conservatives ...
In Britain
May 8, 2015 4:42 am gmt |
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Events across the UK and the rest of Europe on the weekend will commemorate the 70th anniversary of VE Day – the end of World War Two on the continent. A two-minute silence is planned to be held at London’s Cenotaph today (Friday) to mark the moment Winston Churchill announced that the wa...
In Britain
April 17, 2015 7:14 am gmt |
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Prince William and Kate are expecting to welcome their second child this month at the “Lindo Wing” private section of St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington. That is the hospital, where their first child, Prince George, was delivered in 2013. Patients are charged more than £5,000 pounds (6,900 ...