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#Monarchy

# monarchy - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Tapes of Princess Diana discussing her failed marriage to air next month

Channel 4 has planned the broadcast for next month – but those who were close to Diana say the tapes will cause distress.

# monarchy - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Belgian King vs Burger King: Country's royal family outraged at fast food chain ad

An online ad asks users to choose between King Philippe or Burger King.

# monarchy - Monday 17 April, 2017

Prince Harry on how he eventually dealt with his feelings over Princess Diana's death

“My way of dealing with it was sticking my head in the sand, refusing to ever think about my mum,” he said.

# monarchy - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Man beaten by mob for insulting Thai monarchy

Videos showing mob justice in Thailand come after the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej last week.

# monarchy - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Beloved Thai king, the world's longest-serving monarch, dies aged 88

It is a major test for the country’s generals, who seized power in 2014 vowing to restore stability after a decade of political chaos.

# monarchy - Monday 25 January, 2016

Australia's state leaders push to cut ties with Queen Elizabeth

Almost all of Australia’s state and territory leaders have signed up in support of the country becoming a republic.

# monarchy - Monday 11 May, 2015

"I would love to have kids right now, but there's a process that one has to go through" Form An Orderly Queue This post contains videos

"I would love to have kids right now, but there's a process that one has to go through"

Prince Harry is looking for love, it seems.

# monarchy - Friday 10 April, 2015

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

# monarchy - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Scientists use modern forensics to find out which gory wound killed this English king

Three of his injuries had the potential to cause death quickly – two to the skull and one to the pelvis.

# monarchy - Monday 23 June, 2014

Queen Elizabeth is going to visit the set of Game of Thrones

The Queen will also meet with Martin McGuinness in a former prison.

# monarchy - Thursday 19 June, 2014

"Long live the king!": Spain says hello to its new head of state

The king promised an “honest and transparent” monarchy after scandals that dogged his father Juan Carlos in a Spain recovering from recession.

# monarchy - Sunday 15 June, 2014

King Juan Carlos is giving up his throne, but maybe not his immunity

That’s if the Government have anything to do with it.

# monarchy - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

"No more kings!" - Huge crowds gather to protest against the monarchy in Spain

The protesters are calling for a vote on the future of the monarchy after the abdication of King Juan Carlos.

# monarchy - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Prince Charles compared Putin to Hitler. 'Unroyal behaviour' says the Russian President

Charles reportedly made the comment to a Polish woman, who had fled the Nazis as a child.

# monarchy - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

This is the first image of the royal couple and their new baby

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will soon leave the hospital in London with the new prince

From The Daily Edge Your Guide To Avoiding The Royal Baby Online BYE BYE BABY

Your Guide To Avoiding The Royal Baby Online

Quit your moaning.

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Man seems very confused about royal baby on Sky News Royal Baby This post contains videos

WATCH: Man seems very confused about royal baby on Sky News

If you only watch one thing related to the royal baby make it this video.

# monarchy - Monday 22 July, 2013

Third in line: Here's the new line of succession to the British throne

Prince William’s baby son follows him in the order, overtaking William’s younger brother Prince Harry at third in line to the throne.

# monarchy - Saturday 13 July, 2013

This 6-year-old boy is the future of Japan’s monarchy

Prince Hisahito is the only boy in four decades to be born into the world’s oldest monarchy – and will one day by emperor of Japan.

# monarchy - Monday 4 February, 2013

Skeleton found under car park is King Richard III, say archaeologists

The announcement by researchers at the University of Leicester was met with loud cheers at a press conference this morning.

# monarchy - Monday 28 January, 2013

Netherlands' Queen Beatrix to hand throne to eldest son

Beatrix, who turns 75 this week, will step down in April – on the same date that her mother stood down in 1980.

# monarchy - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Britain blocks publication of Prince Charles letters

The attorney general blocked the letters saying it could be difficult for Charles to fulfil his duties as king if they are released.

# monarchy - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: DJ Prince Charles hits the decks, spins some tunes Fresh Prince This post contains videos This post contains images

VIDEO: DJ Prince Charles hits the decks, spins some tunes

BOOM, SHAKE SHAKE SHAKE THE ROOM.

# monarchy - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: European royal diamond sold for €7.6m at auction Le Beau Sancy This post contains videos

VIDEO: European royal diamond sold for €7.6m at auction

Extraordinary jewel has had a rich history passing through royal families in France, the Netherlands, England and Prussia since the 17th century.

# monarchy - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Thai man imprisoned over anti-royal family texts dies in prison

The 62-year-old grandfather, who was suffering from cancer, was handed a 20-year sentence for ‘insulting the morachy’ via text message.

# monarchy - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Monaco prince hospitalised after brawl in New York bar

The 24-year-old prince, the son of Princess Caroline of Monaco, was briefly hospitalised after the brawl.

# monarchy - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee Shindig This post contains a poll

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee

Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th anniversary of her coronation this year and our neighbours are not keeping the celebrations low-key.

# monarchy - Friday 28 October, 2011

"Outdated" succession law set to be changed

A change in succession laws in Commonwealth countries means male heirs no longer can take the throne ahead of their older sisters.

# monarchy - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

From The Daily Edge Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe Etiquette This post contains videos

Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe

So our national tourism board got the British royal etiquette wrong – but how easy is it to know how to greet a monarch? We look at international royal meet ‘n’ greet customs.

# monarchy - Friday 29 April, 2011

Slideshow: The world watches the royal wedding Royal Wedding This post contains images

Slideshow: The world watches the royal wedding

Billions of people watched the British royal wedding today – from Kabul to Novia Scotia.