Queen appoints Prince Harry as Commonwealth youth ambassador

World Apr 16, 2018

Queen appoints Prince Harry as Commonwealth youth ambassador

Queen Elizabeth has appointed Prince Harry as a youth ambassador for the Commonwealth, a role that will see him encouraging young people to use the network of mostly former British colonies to address their challenges. The announcement of Harry's new job coincides with the start ...

Meghan Markle carries out first royal engagement with U.K.'s Queen Elizabeth

World Mar 13, 2018

Meghan Markle carries out first royal engagement with U.K.'s Queen Elizabeth

Prince Harry's American fiancee, Meghan Markle, on Monday took part in her first official royal engagement with Britain's Queen Elizabeth since the couple announced they were getting married last year. Markle joined her husband-to-be and Britain's other senior royals, including Harry's father, Prince Charles, and ...

Commentary / World Feb 14, 2017

Trust vs. protection in trade

by David Howell

In 15 months, Britain will host a large meeting in London that may sound like it comes from yesterday but in fact belongs to tomorrow. The meeting will be the gathering of the heads of government of the 52 countries that are member states of ...

Commonwealth nations to help postwar Sri Lanka

World Nov 17, 2013

Commonwealth nations to help postwar Sri Lanka

Leaders including South Africa's president said Sunday that they are ready to help Sri Lanka achieve postwar healing, as the island nation closed a Commonwealth summit held amid international outcry over its human rights record. The summit was dogged by constant attention to Sri Lanka's ...