Britain's Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth's husband, missed a traditional Christmas Day church service on Tuesday.
The Scottish National Party veteran said the complaints, which reportedly date back to 2013 when he was first minister of Scotland, are "patently ridiculous".
The major Middle East airline is pursuing a company-wide review and has cut several other routes already as it seeks to restore profitability.
Buckingham Palace released on Monday a new portrait of Prince Philip, painted by Australian-born artist Ralph Heimans
An African safari has inspired a new book by Julia Donaldson in which the creator of children’s favorite “The Gruffalo” homes in on an unsightly bunch of wild.