Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth despite chorus of discontent

World Jul 5, 2018

Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth despite chorus of discontent

When Donald Trump meets Queen Elizabeth II next week, he will become the 12th U.S. president whom the monarch has met during her 66 years on the throne, the longest in British history. Apart from Lyndon Johnson, Elizabeth has met every U.S. leader since Harry ...

William, Kate's new son is named Louis Arthur  Charles

World Apr 28, 2018

William, Kate's new son is named Louis Arthur Charles

Reuters — Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, have named their newborn son Louis Arthur Charles, a nod to both his grandfather and heir to the throne and one of his most beloved mentors. The prince, who is fifth in line to the British ...

Egypt unveils giant restored statue of Ramses II

World / Science & Health Apr 20, 2017

Egypt unveils giant restored statue of Ramses II

Egypt has unveiled a massive granite statue of Ramses II, the most powerful and celebrated of the ancient pharaohs, after completing its restoration. Standing 11 meters tall and weighing 75 tons, the statue was presented in a floodlit ceremony at the Luxor Temple on the ...

Rod Stewart knighted by queen

Entertainment News Jun 11, 2016

Rod Stewart knighted by queen

Rocker Rod Stewart has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in her annual Birthday Honors List, which also included recognition for astronaut Tim Peake and "Downton Abbey" star Penelope Wilton. Stewart, the raspy-voiced singer of "Maggie May," "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy" and "Some Guys ...