Queen Elizabeth II
06 Apr 2020
Coronavirus: UK's PM Boris Johnson hospitalized; Queen Elizabeth addresses nation
Ten days after testing positive for coronavirus, United Kingdom's Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to a hospital in London, in what was called a "precautionary measure" by a Downing Street spokesperson.
19 Jan 2020
Prince Harry, Meghan give up royal titles; what happens now?
Prince Harry and his wife Meghan have relinquished their 'His Royal Highness' and 'Her Royal Highness' titles after working out an unusual deal with the Royal Family of the United Kingdom.
10 Jan 2020
Prince Harry, Meghan to be punished after Royal Family exit?
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan, rocked the British monarchy on Wednesday when they announced stepping back from royal duties.
04 Nov 2019
Best new movies, shows to watch on Netflix this November
If you happened to catch the Jacqueline Fernandez and Sushant Singh Rajput-starrer Drive on Netflix and feel like you need a refund on your subscription, you're not alone.
19 Aug 2019
Prince Harry fought brother, Kate Middleton over Meghan Markle: Sources
A new documentary aims to shed light on the rumored spat between the Royal Family's Prince William and Prince Harry, news of which has been making headlines for months now.
17 Jul 2019
Convicted for homosexuality, Alan Turing to feature on £50 note
Famed British mathematician and computer scientist Alan Turing, who helped save millions of lives as a World War II codebreaker, is the new face of the Bank of England's £50 note.
06 Jun 2019
Trump blames India for pollution, says US has 'cleanest climate'
United States President Donald Trump doesn't need to prove he's dumber than we already know, but he continues setting new lows for humankind.
22 May 2019
Want to work with Britain's Royal family? Here's your chance
One cannot deny that people are obsessed with Britain's Royal Family and are in awe of their enigma.
12 Mar 2019
Instagram bug finally bites Queen Elizabeth II, joins the app
Queen Elizabeth II made her much-awaited Instagram debut last week, delighting her followers.
20 Jan 2019
Two days after crash, Prince Philip spotted driving without seatbelt
Britain's Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, was spotted driving without a seatbelt, just two days after the 97-year-old Duke miraculously escaped unhurt in a terrifying accident.
17 Jan 2019
#Hamberders: Trump spells 'hamburgers' wrong, Burger King takes a dig
The world is no stranger to US President Donald Trump's public gaffes.
05 Jan 2019
Why everyone is talking about Queen Elizabeth II dying today
There has been a post doing rounds of social media which predicted that the Queen of England is going to die today- January 5, 2019.
29 Dec 2018
#ThatWas2018: From toilet-paper to denying climate-change, Trump was the newsmaker
US President Donald Trump is known for his unintentional funny antics.
07 Nov 2018
London: Kali Puja in Croydon marks annual Diwali festivities
A first-of-its-kind Kali Puja in the south London suburb of Croydon today set a new tradition as part of the city's annual Diwali festivities.
25 Sep 2018
UK's first Sikh-Guardsman tests positive for cocaine, could be expelled
A 22-year-old Sikh soldier, who created history by becoming the first to wear a turban during an annual parade to mark the birthday ceremony of British Queen Elizabeth II, could be kicked out from his post after he was tested positive for cocaine, media reports said.
07 Sep 2018
This Mumbai man churns out portraits using a typewriter!
For today's generation, typewriter is probably just a word, but for this Mumbai man, it's his favorite pet.
21 Jul 2018
Queen Elizabeth II's private income increases by Rs. 10 crore
Queen Elizabeth II receives money from the Duchy of Lancaster every year, and new data shows her private income increased by £1mn (approximately Rs. 10 crore).
15 Jul 2018
Trump asked me to sue EU over Brexit: Theresa May
British Prime Minister Theresa May today revealed that US President Donald Trump suggested her to "sue" the European Union instead of negotiating with the economic bloc on Brexit.
14 Jul 2018
President Trump made some major goof-ups when meeting the Queen
Donald Trump's first visit to the United Kingdom as President of the United States has kept Internet users hooked, much like a lot of things he does.
09 Jun 2018
UK: Sikh soldier first to wear turban during annual parade
22-year-old Guardsman Charanpreet Singh Lall became the first to wear a turban instead of a bearskin hat during an annual parade that celebrates the British monarch.
23 Apr 2018
Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton gives birth to baby boy
The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, who was hospitalized earlier in the day today, gave birth to a baby boy making him fifth-in-line to the British throne.
15 Apr 2018
Modi's presence in CHOGM ensures India's enhanced-engagement with the organization
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the UK for Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) from 18-20 April will mark India's enhanced engagement with the multilateral organization, including increased financial and other contributions.
13 Apr 2018
Don't like IPL? Binge-watch these TV series instead
With the 11th season of the Indian Premier League on, your television must be booked for another 45 days. If you aren't interested or too bored with the brouhaha, we have got you covered.
09 Apr 2018
Karnataka polls: 'Common-Man' Rahul Gandhi takes the Bengaluru-metro, eats kulfi
Pulling out all stops to make his presence felt ahead of the Karnataka elections, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday went from hopping into a crowded metro in Bengaluru to obliging commuters with selfies to having kulfi at a roadside ice-cream vendor after a restaurant lunch.
09 Apr 2018
Elizabeth II, Church of England head, descended from Prophet Muhammad?
A report in a Moroccan newspaper claims to verify an old theory: that Queen Elizabeth II of Britain, the world's longest living monarch, is a direct descendant of Prophet Muhammad, founder of Islam.
28 Dec 2017
Barack Obama defeats Donald Trump as America's most admired man
Donald Trump might have clinched victory in the US presidential elections, but his predecessor is still the most admired man in America.
15 Dec 2017
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to wed on May 19, 2018
And we finally have a date!
19 Nov 2017
Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip's 70th wedding anniversary: New photo released!
Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest-ruling monarch, and Prince Philip will celebrate their 70th anniversary tomorrow, the longest royal marriage yet.
08 Nov 2017
Meet Kartik Sawhney: A visually-impaired Indian who's making things happen
In a world lost in selfies and procrastination, it's rare to come across stories of youths that inspire action towards a more just, inclusive tomorrow. Kartik Sawhney's is one such story.
06 Nov 2017
Paradise Papers: Queen Elizabeth's private estate invested in offshore funds
The private estate of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II invested millions in offshore tax haven funds, the leaked Paradise Papers documents have revealed.
02 Nov 2017
Forbes names Chanda Kochhar the most powerful woman in India
At number 32 on Forbes 2017 list of the world's 100 most powerful women, ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar has been named the most influential woman in India.
10 Jun 2017
May to form government with DUP, retains top ministers
Following British PM Theresa May's decision to form the government with the Northern Irish Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), official sources from her office has indicated that she would retain top ministers including Amber Rudd, Interior minister and Boris Johnson, Foreign Secretary.
09 Jun 2017
Hung parliament in the UK, what can happen next?
The UK is set for a hung parliament after the incumbent Theresa May-led Conservative party failed to gain absolute majority.
09 Jun 2017
Theresa May loses overall majority in the British Parliament
As results came in on UK elections, the Conservative Party led by incumbent PM Theresa May failed to secure an overall majority, resulting in a hung Parliament.
23 May 2017
Former James Bond star Sir Roger Moore passes away
Sir Roger Moore, the former James Bond star died after battling with cancer at the age of 89, in Switzerland.
04 May 2017
Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, to retire
95 years old Prince Philip, husband of England's Queen Elizabeth II, will step down from public life in September'17.
24 Feb 2017
Amitabh Bachchan declines invitation from Queen Elizabeth II
Amitabh Bachchan had reportedly received an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh to attend the UK-India Year of Culture launch this year.
13 Dec 2016
New Thai King pardons prisoners
As his first act of mercy, Thailand's new King Maha Vajiralongkorn issued a mass pardon through a decree; the decree did not state how many prisoners would be pardoned.
02 Dec 2016
Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn becomes new Thai king
Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn accepted the Thai parliament's invitation to succeed his father King Bhumibol Adulyadej, becoming Thailand's new king; he will be known as King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun.
20 Oct 2016
Spike in royal defamation cases after Thai king's death
Thai police have seen an increase in number of royal defamation cases after the death of the Thai King.