Royal Family

Meghan's father accuses daughter of 'cheapening' UK's royal family

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 11:47 GMT

Markle, who is estranged from his daughter, told Channel 5 news in a documentary that he believed Meghan, 38, was tossing away “every girl’s dream”.

Saudi king begins holiday in still unbuilt mega-city

Tue, 31 Jul 2018 - 04:00 GMT

The royal family has traditionally spent much of the summer outside the country in places such as the French Riviera, Marbella in southern Spain and Tangier, Morocco.

Just Married! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle declared husband and wife

Sat, 19 May 2018 - 11:58 GMT

Britain's Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle were pronounced husband and wife on Saturday

Factbox: Meghan Markle, the U.S. actress joining the UK royal family

Sat, 19 May 2018 - 11:00 GMT

Factbox: Meghan Markle, the U.S. actress joining the UK royal family.

Mary, Alice and Victoria are bookies' favorites for UK royal baby name

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 - 03:34 GMT

Mary, Alice and Victoria are the favorites for the name of Britain’s Prince William and wife Kate’s next baby.

Flawless white diamonds, among largest ever offered, to go on sale

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 - 04:04 GMT

The diamonds, a 51.71 carat round brilliant-cut gemstone and a 50.39 carat oval, are the second-largest of their respective kinds ever to come to auction, Sotheby’s said.

Farnese blue diamond goes on sale after 300 years of royal history

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 - 04:00 GMT

Expected to fetch between $3.7 and 5.3 million, the 6.1 carat, dark grey-blue stone from the Golconda diamond mines of India was first given to Elisabeth Farnese.

Markle's wedding ring to follow royal tradition of Welsh gold

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 10:38 GMT

Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, was the first to use gold from Wales in her ring when, as Elizabeth Bowes Lyon, she married the future King George VI in 1923.

Homeless clampdown sparks UK royal wedding row

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 - 01:04 GMT

In picturesque Windsor, in the shadow of the castle where Queen Elizabeth II spends her weekends, a dozen homeless people shelter from the cold in a jumble of blankets and cardboard boxes.

Qatari Emir secretly jails own family: French magazine

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 - 11:34 GMT

Is the Qatari Emir Tamim Bin Hamad in troubled waters after detaining members of the royal family for rejecting his policies and supporting the ATQ?

Pro-Saudi hastags slam attempt to criticize royal family

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 10:15 GMT

3 hashtags that support Saudi Arabia are trending in the kingdom, while an anti-Saudi hashtag has been hijacked by backers of the gulf state rulers.