Britain’s heir to the royal throne Prince Charles should face greater tax scrutiny of his multi-million pound income from his centuries-old Duchy of Cornwall estate, an influential committee of lawmakers said in parliament at the seat of government in London on Tuesday.Tuesday, 5 November, 2013, 11:17am
Photo Gallery: The christening of future monarch Prince George, October 25
The first photographs in 120 years showing four generations of present and future British monarchs were released on Thursday, the day after the christening of Prince George, the newest member of the dynasty.25 Oct 2013 - 12:30pm
The Duke of Edinburgh made the comment during a visit to Luton and Dunstable University Hospital to open a £5.5 million [HK$65 million] cardiac centre. The nurse appeared to take the comment in good humour and laughed before the duke moved on.22 Feb 2013 - 3:22am
The picture shows Diana, possibly in a ski chalet, smiling at the camera as she lies comfortably in the lap of a young man reading a book.27 Jan 2013 - 5:02am
Party is stuck in universal suffrage rut
I refer to the report ("Democrats make Emily Lau leader", December 17).
Emily Lau Wai-hing correctly identifies that her Democratic Party needs to rejuvenate. However the problem runs much deeper than just image and its ability to refocus on the younger generation and women.6 Jan 2013 - 2:51am 1 comment
The news that Britain's Prince William and Kate are to become parents has sent the world's media into overdrive. But one question that hasn't yet been asked is where the royal couple conceived the child that will be third in line to the throne.13 Feb 2013 - 6:07pm 1 comment
A Jersey accountant is restarting his legal battle to find out if he is the late Princess Margaret's secret illegitimate son.
Robert Brown, 57, said he was prepared to spend up to £100,000 fighting for access to sensitive documents relating to the will of Queen Elizabeth's sister.13 Nov 2012 - 3:12am
Police arrested a man on suspicion of planning an assault before Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla met crowds in central Auckland in New Zealand, reports said on Monday.
The man, in his 70s, was “nowhere near” the royal couple when he was detained but would appear in Auckland District Court on Tuesday, Fairfax Media said, quoting a police spokeswoman.12 Nov 2012 - 6:01pm
Britain’s Prince Charles needed an umbrella on Friday on Australia’s famous Bondi beach as a tropical storm hit during the royal visit.
The downpour scattered the waiting crowd as the official cavalcade drew up at the Bondi Surf Club.
When the rain eased, Charles walked onto the beach in a blue wool suit and tie to greet onlookers.9 Nov 2012 - 6:25pm
Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrive in outback Australia on Monday for a barbecue and a cold beer after a rousing reception in impoverished Papua New Guinea.5 Nov 2012 - 2:53pm
A French court on Tuesday banned a gossip magazine from further publishing topless photographs of the wife of Britain’s Prince William, the former Kate Middleton.18 Sep 2012 - 9:04pm
The British royal family faced a multinational battle to contain the spread of topless photos of Princess William's wife Catherine, as an Irish tabloid published them yesterday and an Italian magazine said it would print new photos.
Italy's Chi magazine will devote 26 pages to the series of pictures in an edition coming out tomorrow.16 Sep 2012 - 4:14am
Prince William and his wife Catherine are to sue after a French magazine printed topless photos of her, saying it evoked painful memories of press harassment of William's mother Diana.15 Sep 2012 - 4:41am
An aide to Britain’s Prince William said on Friday Buckingham Palace will investigate a French magazine’s claim of having topless photographs of his wife, Kate.14 Sep 2012 - 6:16pm
Britain’s Prince William and his wife Catherine arrived in Singapore on Tuesday to kick off a Southeast Asian and Pacific tour marking Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am