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Queen Elizabeth II posts on Instagram for the first time, share letter from Charles Babbage

The media-savvy queen posted from the Science Museum Thursday to help promote the museum's summer exhibition.

Queen Elizabeth II riffs on wisdom, family's busy year

Britain's royals usually exchange small gifts on Christmas Eve, a practice popularized by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. The queen typically frowns on extravagant gifts, and many of the presents are novelty items.


Queen Elizabeth launches British commemorations 100 years after World War I

The 92-year-old Queen joined her son and heir to the throne Charles, grandsons William and Harry and their wives Kate and Meghan at the Royal Albert Hall in central London at an event organised to pay tribute to all those who have died.

Queen Elizabeth II receives record-low increase in latest budget

The Queen, 92, the UK’s longest-reigning monarch, receives public funding through the income of the estate that oversees the land, palaces and jewels owned by the serving sovereign.

Trump in Britain today, to meet Theresa May, Queen Elizabeth amid turmoil over Brexit

Trump's trip coincides with a tumultuous week for May after two senior ministers resigned in protest at her plans for trade with the European Union after Britain leaves next March.

Meghan Markle's pastel outfit is downright boring; so is her make-up

Meghan Markle recently attended the Young Leaders Awards clad in a pastel shaded ensemble by Prada. Meanwhile, Queen Elizabeth picked a light green, floral printed ensemble. Take a look at the photos here.


How the Queen, listener-in-chief, changed the Commonwealth

The transition from Empire to Commonwealth would have been more unsettling and acrimonious, were it not for the Queen’s approach.

Queen Elizabeth II turns 92, to attend star-studded concert

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates two birthdays every year: Her actual birthday on April 21, which she usually marks privately with her family, and her "official birthday" in the summer.

'Commonwealth starts secret talks on who will succeed Queen'

A Commonwealth source, speaking to The Independent, denied that the issue of Queen's successor would be discussed at Tuesday's meeting, chaired by Anote Tong, former President of Kiribati.

In Christmas message, Queen Elizabeth II honours cities hit by terror

Excerpts released by Buckingham Palace indicate Elizabeth praises the "powerful identities'' of Manchester and London.

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Queen Elizabeth II's 92nd birthday: Star-studded concert, gun salutes mark the occasion

At the birthday event of Queen Elizabeth II, the audience at Royal Albert Hall got a rare treat Saturday — the chance to sing "Happy Birthday" to the longest reigning monarch in British history. Along with the Queen, members of the royal family and Britain's greatest artists were present at the gala.


Elizabeth II: From Princess to Queen, journey of world's oldest reigning monarch

As Queen Elizabeth II of Britain celebrated her 90th birthday on April 21, 2016, we take a look at her pictures from yesteryear.

Kate Middleton, Prince William, Prince George at Princess Charlotte christening

Britain's Princess Charlotte christened in front of the Queen and close family at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham.

The throne Queen Elizabeth II declined

Queen Elizabeth II took a tour to the sets of hit TV show 'Game of Thrones'.