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David for Edinburgh Cup golf


September 10th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 10 (IANS) David D'Souza qualified for the Duke of Edinburgh Cup golf tournament to be held at the Windsor Castle in England from Sep 30 to Oct 4 ... Read more...

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Poddar tops in Golf festival


September 9th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 9 (IANS) Amitabh Poddar, starting with a Handicap of 3, scored 30 Nett points to emerge victorious, while Fukao Takahiro, with a Handicap of 5, was second with ... Read more...

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Toyota golf: Nair tops with 31 points


September 7th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 7 (IANS) S.R. Nair ended with the day's best gross score of 31 points, calculated under the Modified Stableford format, on the second day of the Toyota Karnataka ... Read more...

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Top amateurs for golf festival


September 5th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 5 (IANS) India's top amateur golfers will compete in the three-day Toyota Karnataka Golf Festival commencing at the Karnataka Golf Association course here Thursday.The fourth edition of South ... Read more...

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Prince Philip taken to hospital


August 16th, 2012 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) The Duke of Edinburgh has been taken to hospital as a "precautionary measure", media reports said Wednesday.The 91-year-old Prince Philip was driven by ambulance to Aberdeen ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth II visits Prince Philip in hospital


June 7th, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Queen Elizabeth II visited her husband Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, at a hospital in London on late Wednesday afternoon, two days after he was hospitalized ... Read more...

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Prince Philip hospitalised, misses jubilee concert


June 5th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth's husband, has been hospitalised for a urinary tract infection.The duke -- who turns 91 next week -- ... Read more...

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Thousands cheer Queen’s Diamond Jubilee river pageant


June 4th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) The Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee River Pageant concluded Sunday as a world record-beating 1,000-strong flotilla passed under the Tower Bridge here with hundreds ... Read more...

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Prince Philip blasts ‘useless’ wind farms


November 21st, 2011 - 8:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British monarch Prince Philip has described wind farms as “absolutely useless.” According to 90-year-old, the project would not work because they were “completely reliant on subsidies.”The ... Read more...

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Pippa Middleton being considered for ‘Strictly Come Dancing’


July 21st, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of Kate Middleton (Duchess of Cambridge) is being considered for a spot on this season’s Strictly Come Dancing competition. Pippa became an ... Read more...

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Prince Philip celebrates his 90th birthday


June 11th, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, June 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Queen Elizabeth’s husband Prince Philip has marked his 90th birthday on Friday. The Duke of Edinburgh - Prince Philip’s official name – spent the day in a ... Read more...

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Britain’s Prince Philip turns 90


June 10th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, turned 90 Friday. The British royal, however, feels it is just another day at the office.Close friends of Philip, the ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth welcomes President Obama, Michelle


May 24th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 24 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle were Tuesday welcomed to Buckingham Palace by Queen Elizabeth II on his first state visit to Britain, ... Read more...

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90-year-old Prince Philip regrets leaving naval career


May 17th, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth, who would soon turn 90, still feels disappointed at deserting a promising naval career after his wife became the ... Read more...

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British queen’s security in Ireland to cost 26 mn pounds


May 16th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) The security cover to be provided to Queen Elizabeth II during an official four-day trip to Ireland would cost a whopping 26 million pounds.A team of ... Read more...

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Elizabeth II becomes second-longest reigning British monarch


May 12th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Queen Elizabeth II Thursday became the second-longest reigning British monarch in 1,000 years.The queen has been on the throne for 59 years and 110 days, a ... Read more...

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Will-Kat spend first night at palace


April 30th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Kate Middleton and Prince William spent their first night as a married couple at the palace where a party to mark their marriage came to ... Read more...

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The Duchess of Cornwall is ‘8th lowest royal’


April 19th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Princess Eugenie has topped the list of lowest ranking royals, a survey found.While King Henry VIII has been voted fourth and The Duchess of Cornwall has been ranked ... Read more...

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UK novelist Martin Amis calls Royal Family ‘philistines’


April 18th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Martin Amis, one of Britain's most famous novelists, has reportedly passed a sarcastic remark on the Royal Family. He has called them philistines.The author of bestsellers like ... Read more...

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Film director Boyle wants ’sunset’ Olympics opener


April 4th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 4 (ANI): Movie director Danny Boyle has demanded that the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics be delayed until sun set.The Oscar-winning filmmaker, who is masterminding the London ... Read more...

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William’s wedding to have chocolate biscuit cake


March 27th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 27 (IANS) Prince William has asked a British biscuit company to create a chocolate biscuit cake for his wedding in addition to the official wedding cake.The official ... Read more...

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British monarch to visit Ireland after a century


March 5th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 5 (ANI): Queen Elizabeth will undertake an official state visit to Ireland - the first British monarch to do so since the first world warBuckingham Palace has confirmed that the ... Read more...

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Over 1,900 people invited to William’s wedding


February 20th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 20 (IANS) Over 1,900 guests have been invited to the wedding of Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton.Though their names have not been released, celebrities, leading politicians, heads of ... Read more...

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Buckingham Palace looking for a royal gardener


February 7th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): The Royal household is in the need of a gardener and has advertised for an eco-gardener responsible for keeping the grounds of Buckingham Palace tidy and environmentally friendly.The ... Read more...

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Prince William to wear military uniform for wedding


February 1st, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Prince William is expected to follow royal tradition and walk down the aisle in military dress - like his father Prince Charles and uncle Prince Andrew - ... Read more...

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Royals feared attack on Prince Charles at Diana’s funeral


January 17th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) British royal courtiers feared Prince Charles would be attacked by a member of the public at Princess Diana's funeral if he walked behind her coffin without his ... Read more...

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Royals feared Prince Charles would be attacked at Diana’s funeral


January 17th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Prince Charles was apparently at the risk of being attacked by a member of the public at Princess Diana's funeral, reveals a new account.According to Alastair Campbell's ... Read more...

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Prince William, Kate Middleton’s wedding reception to have just 300 guests


January 10th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): The wedding reception of Prince William and Kate Middleton at Buckingham Palace will have just 300 guests attending, with both given permission to invite just 100 each.According ... Read more...

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Zara Phillips gets engaged


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Seems this year was a lucky day for the Royal family.In a matter of just weeks, two engagements have been announced by the royal family. Prince William ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Queen Elizabeth II for talking about ‘all faiths’ at Church of England Synod


November 26th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 26 (ANI): Hindus have applauded Her Majesty The Queen of United Kingdom (UK) Elizabeth II for acknowledging contributions of "all faiths" while inaugurating Ninth General Synod of the Church ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth to visit Oman


November 22nd, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Muscat, Nov 22 (IANS) Britain's Queen Elizabeth II will visit Oman this week, a media report said Monday.The queen's four-day visit starts Thursday, the Gulf News reported citing a statement issued by ... Read more...

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Prince Charles, wife Camilla arrive in Delhi


October 2nd, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, arrived in Delhi Saturday afternoon for a three-day official visit, and immediately began a packed schedule of ... Read more...

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Duke of Edinburgh asks Tory leader if she had tartan knickers


September 17th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 17 (ANI): The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, sparked a controversy when he asked Scotland's most senior Conservative politician if she had a pair of tartan knickers.Philip, 89, had noticed ... Read more...

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Mohamed al-Fayed claims he torched Harrods’ royal warrants


August 23rd, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): The former owner of Harrods' Mohamed al-Fayed has revealed that he ordered the removal of the store's royal warrants and burned as they were a "curse" on the ... Read more...

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Princess Diana, Dodi Fayed memorials to be removed from Harrods?


August 15th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 15 (ANI): Eager for Harrods to regain the patronage of the Royal Family, the store's new Qatari owners are planning to remove the Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed memorials.Mohamed ... Read more...

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