Britain's Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 93rd birthday at Easter service

World Apr 21, 2019

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 93rd birthday at Easter service

Queen Elizabeth II, the world's oldest and longest reigning living monarch, celebrated her 93rd birthday Sunday by attending the traditional Easter service at Windsor Castle. Elizabeth was accompanied by members of her family, including grandsons Prince William and Prince Harry, and William's wife, Catherine, at ...

World Apr 15, 2019

Michelle Obama charms British crowd with praise for Queen Elizabeth

Former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama charmed thousands of Britons on Sunday, telling anecdotes about meeting the "wonderfully warm and funny" Queen Elizabeth and praising London's diversity at an event in the capital. Obama, the wife of Barack Obama, who was president from 2009 to ...

Liverpool icon Kenny Dalglish knighted

Soccer Jun 9, 2018

Liverpool icon Kenny Dalglish knighted

Former Liverpool player and manager Kenny Dalglish was knighted on Friday. The Anfield icon was honored by Queen Elizabeth II for services to soccer, charity and the city of Liverpool. Dalglish, 67, was the only sportsperson knighted in the Queen's Birthday List, while Bournemouth striker Jermain ...

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 ...