Buckingham Palace

By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jul 23rd, 2013
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Prince William’s wife Kate gave birth to a boy on Monday, the couple’s first child and the third in line to the British throne, heralding celebrations in London and messages of goodwill from across the world. “We could not be happier,” Prince William said in a brief statement,...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jul 22nd, 2013
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Prince William’s wife, Kate, has been admitted to the hospital in the early stages of labour, palace officials said Monday. Royal officials said that Kate travelled by car to St. Mary’s Hospital in central London with Prince William. Kate — also known as the Duchess of Cambridge — is expe...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 14th, 2012
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An eight-year-old girl with a football-sized facial tumour is to have pioneering surgery before it strangles her. The rare growth first appeared when Trinny Amuhirwe was four-and-a-half, and she twice underwent surgery in her home country of Uganda to remove it. However, each time the bone tumour has...
By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Jun 4th, 2012
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Prince Philip has been taken to hospital with a bladder infection, Buckingham Palace says. Philip, 90, was taken to the King Edward VII Hospital in London from Windsor Castle on Monday as a precautionary measure. He will remain in hospital under observation for a few days, a palace spokeswoman said. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Featured 2
May 20th, 2012
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Photos are beginning to come through from the picket in London to protest that King Mswati III of Swaziland has been invited to take part in the Jubilee celebrations of the UK’s Queen Elizabeth. The King, sub-Saharan Africa’s last absolute monarch, is staying at the Savoy Hotel, where roo...
By benim
In Europe
Sep 11th, 2011
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What a difference a generation makes. This week, it was revealed that the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress helped attract a record number of visitors to Buckingham Palace in July and August. By summer’s end, the inspired Sarah Burton/Alexander McQueen creation will have helped raise £8 million to...
By benim
In East Africa
May 11th, 2011
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VICTORIA, Seychelles – With its sandy beaches, clear waters and secluded hideaways, the Seychelles is a honeymoon destination fit for a future king — and residents say they’re proud Prince William and Kate are reportedly honeymooning here. British media said the pair jetted off Tuesday to the S...
By benim
In Europe
Apr 30th, 2011
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Prince William and Kate Middleton have decided to embark on their honeymoon at a later date and will spend the weekend at a private location in the U.K., royal officials say. The new Duke and Duchess of Cambridge left Buckingham Palace in London late Saturday morning and boarded a helicopter, walking...
By benim
In Europe
Mar 7th, 2011
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LONDON – Less than two months before a fairytale wedding anticipated by much of the world, Britain’s royal family finds itself fighting an inconvenient distraction: revelations that Prince Andrew, the queen’s second son, is friends with a convicted sex offender, was photographed wit...