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Troops mark Queen Elizabeth's official birthday at Windsor Castle

Troops mark Queen Elizabeth's official birthday at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her official 94th birthday on Saturday by watching a parade and military band at the royal Windsor Castle instead of the usual Trooping the Colour ceremony in central London.

Prince Harry seeks "more peaceful life" as reluctantly ends royal role

Prince Harry seeks "more peaceful life" as reluctantly ends royal role

Britain's Prince Harry has spoken of his sadness at being forced to give up his royal duties in a deal with Queen Elizabeth and senior Windsors

Buckingham Palace conjures up Victorian ghosts in new show

Buckingham Palace conjures up Victorian ghosts in new show

The ballroom of Queen Victoria's Buckingham Palace has been brought back to life through Pepper's Ghost: a 19th-century illusion recreated by Hollywood animation whizzkids.

Queen sends a Brexit message to UK politicians: end your bickering

Queen sends a Brexit message to UK politicians: end your bickering

Queen Elizabeth has sent a delicately coded message to Britain's fractious political class over Brexit, urging lawmakers to seek common ground and keep their eyes on the big picture to resolve the crisis.

Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth despite chorus of discontent

Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth despite chorus of discontent

When Donald Trump meets Queen Elizabeth next week, he will become the 12th US President that the monarch has met during her 66 years on the throne, the longest in British history.

Harry and Meghan marry in emotional wedding

Harry and Meghan marry in emotional wedding

The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex exchanged vows at the altar in St. George's Chapel in an emotional event that brought the biracial US TV star into the heart of the British monarchy.

Pakistan Star wins Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Pakistan Star wins Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Pakistan Star clinched the Queen Elizabeth II Cup for jockey William Buick in Hong Kong Sunday, the highlight of three Group One spring races with a total purse of HK$58 million ($7.4 million).

Queen Elizabeth to celebrate 92nd birthday at concert party

Queen Elizabeth to celebrate 92nd birthday at concert party

Singers Tom Jones, Kylie Minogue, Sting and Shaggy will be among those who will entertain Elizabeth and other British royals at the concert, known as "The Queen's Birthday Party" at London's Albert Hall.

UK supports Prince Charles as Commonwealth head

UK supports Prince Charles as Commonwealth head

Britain backs Queen Elizabeth's son and heir, Prince Charles, to succeed her as head of the Commonwealth network of 53 mostly former British colonies, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday.

Prince Charles leads Remembrance Day ceremony for war dead

Prince Charles leads Remembrance Day ceremony for war dead

Prince Charles led the annual ceremony to honour Britain's war dead on Sunday, laying a wreath on behalf of 91-year-old Queen Elizabeth to mark Remembrance Sunday as she watched the service from a balcony.

Queen Elizabeth bows out of wreath-laying ceremony

Queen Elizabeth bows out of wreath-laying ceremony

Britain's 91-year-old Queen Elizabeth has asked her eldest son, Prince Charles, to lay a wreath on her behalf at London's main war memorial on Remembrance Sunday, breaking with her usual custom of laying it herself.