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Canada honours Indian-origin journalist (with image)


September 11th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Ottawa, Sep 11 (IANS) Indian-origin journalist Sultan Jessa has been presented with the Queen Elizabeth diamond jubilee medal by Canada's Governor-General David Johnston at a special ceremony here in recognition ... Read more...

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Queen’s beloved Corgi dies


September 10th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Queen’s beloved Corgi died. Monty had a small acting career as well. Monty, 13 as well as two corgis greeted a secret agent and this role was ... Read more...

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Barlow’s Diamond Jubilee hangover


September 10th, 2012 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Singer Gary Barlow says he is still celebrating Queen Elizabeth's diamond jubilee which was held June 3.The 41-year-old, who played an important role in doing ... Read more...

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French Company unveils ‘Gold PC’


September 3rd, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Sept 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A French Company is appealing to an IT savvy royalty with a historically inspired gold computer. The gold plate was George Chirita from Paris as the ultimate ... Read more...

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Situation vacant for chauffeur worth the Royals


August 15th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) A chauffeur's jobs may not get any grander than this, with the British monarchy in search of one to drive Queen Elizabeth II and other royals.Displayed ... Read more...

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William, Harry didn’t know queen was ‘Bond girl’


August 4th, 2012 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) British princes William and Harry said they were "completely in the dark" over their grandmother Queen Elizabeth's role as a "Bond girl" in the Olympic ... Read more...

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Fiji scraps holiday on Elizabeth’s birthday


August 2nd, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Former British colony Fiji has scrapped a bank holiday on the birthday of Queen Elizabeth because it was "unimportant" and a "burden" on the country, a ... Read more...

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Olympic equestrian: Germany retain team eventing gold


July 31st, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Germany retained the gold in the Olympic equestrian's team eventing Tuesday, with Britain beating New Zealand to silver in an exciting finale.Michael Jung and Sandra ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth’s granddaughter makes Olympic debut


July 29th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara Phillips made a memorable Olympics debut in the individual dressage equestrian event Sunday, finishing in the top 20. Phillips, the second ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth II declares London Games open (Lead)


July 28th, 2012 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) British Queen Elizabeth II declared the London Olympics officially open early Saturday morning at a spectacular opening ceremony directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle.Queen Elizabeth II's ... Read more...

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Olympics: Queen ‘Bonds’ with Craig at opening ceremony


July 28th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) It was a rare occasion when Queen Elizabeth II played a cameo with James Bond actor Daniel Craig in a surreal film that awed spectators ... Read more...

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Big Ben to ring in the Olympics


July 25th, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 25 (IANS) Big Ben, one of the most famous landmarks of London, will celebrate the opening day of the Olympic Games with a historic peel of bells.Big Ben ... Read more...

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Gaga gets custom-made tiara


July 23rd, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Lady Gaga has no doubt that she is the pop queen! The singer has reportedly got an expensive, custom-made tiara for herself from high-end luxury brand ... Read more...

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Middleton likes my songs: Cole


July 11th, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole says Duchess of Cambridge likes her songs."Kate is really down to earth. We talked about fashion and she said she loved my music. ... Read more...

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Leaflets found with threats against British PM, queen


July 7th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Leaflets found by British police - during an operation in which seven men were held for terrorism offences - contained threats against Prime Minister David ... Read more...

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Prince William receives Scotland’s highest honour


July 5th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) Prince William was Thursday bestowed with the title of "Knight of the Thistle", the highest honour in Scotland.Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip and Duchess of Cambridge ... Read more...

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Queen’s cruise liner to stay in Dubai as floating hotel


July 3rd, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 2 (IANS/WAM) After four decades of cruising around the planet, the iconic QE2 -- named after Queen Elizabeth II -- will retire as a liner and ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt buys graffiti art


June 23rd, 2012 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Actor Brad Pitt has bought three pieces from new graffiti artist Bambi - a canvas of Prince William and his wife Duchess Catherine, one of ... Read more...

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Dubai ruler meets Queen Elizabeth II


June 21st, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Jun 20 (IANS/WAM) Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum met Queen Elizabeth II on the sidelines of the Royal Ascot Horse Racing Festival 2012 here Wednesday.Both ... Read more...

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Barlow awarded OBE


June 17th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Singer Gary Barlow has been awarded an Order of the British Empire (OBE) by Queen Elizabeth for his services to the entertainment industry and charity.His work ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole flirted with Prince Harry?


June 17th, 2012 - 7:14 am ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Singer Cheryl Cole reportedly flirted with British royal Prince Harry at an afterparty of Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations earlier this month.The singer is also said ... Read more...

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Russell Brand demands knighthood


June 12th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 12 (IANS) British comedian Russell Brand says he deserves a knighthood and if he does not get one, his fans will revolt."They can't ignore me for much ... Read more...

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Prince Charles now favoured as next king of England


June 11th, 2012 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) Prince Charles seems to have won a lot of hearts in becoming people's choice to succeed Queen Elizabeth II, who is now 86.Charles' popularity has ... Read more...

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Queen has a charming persona: Mirren


June 11th, 2012 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 11 (IANS) Actress Dame Helen Mirren, who played the role of Queen Elizabeth II in the movie "The Queen", says the royal lady has a charming ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren terrified about royal role


June 10th, 2012 - 5:22 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Dame Helen Mirren has revealed she was "very nervous" about taking on the iconic role of Queen Elizabeth II in "The Queen".The 66-year-old was the recipient ... Read more...

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Queen Elizabeth to honour Gary Barlow


June 10th, 2012 - 3:54 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Gary Barlow will receive an Order from the British Empire(OBE) honour from Queen Elizabeth II in recognition of his musical efforts for the monarch's Diamond Jubilee ... Read more...

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Jessie J wore Falguni-Shane creation at Diamond Jubilee celebration (With Images)


June 7th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) British singer Jessie J flaunted a creation by Indian designer duo Falguni and Shane Peacock during her performance at Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee ... Read more...

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‘X-Factor’ judges take dig at Barlow


June 7th, 2012 - 4:57 am ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) Singer Gary Barlow became the target of digs by US reality show "X-Factor" judges.Barlow is speculated to receive a knighthood soon as he organised Queen Elizabeth ... Read more...

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Pope greets Queen Elizabeth


June 6th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, June 6 (IANS/AKI) Pope Benedict XVI has sent a message to Queen Elizabeth II, congratulating the British monarch on the Diamond Jubilee of her coronation, the Vatican ... Read more...

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Mel B regrets missing Queen’s celebrations


June 6th, 2012 - 2:31 am ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Singer Mel B regrets missing out a performance at the British Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations with her band Spice Girls.The celebrations, held Monday, marked 60 ... 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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Queen’s husband Prince Philip hospitalized due to infection


June 5th, 2012 - 1:14 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip was taken to a hospital in London on Monday afternoon after developing a bladder infection, forcing him to miss the rest ... Read more...

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10 held during Queen Elizabeth’s jubilee programme


June 4th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) At least 10 people have been arrested during Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee celebrations in London, police said Monday.Metropolitan Police commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe said that despite 1.5 ... Read more...

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Prince Charles’ humour fantastic: Barlow


June 4th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) English singer Gary Barlow feels that Prince Charles is a great company to be with.The Take That singer met Charles to discuss the plans for the ... Read more...

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Brook plans tea party to celebrate diamond jubilee


June 4th, 2012 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Kelly Brook will throw a party to celebrate Britain's Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee, which is taking place this weekend.The 32-year-old plans to host a sophisticated soiree ... Read more...

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