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"My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by these tragedies," she wrote to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Read the full statement here.
The most senior members of the British Royal Family have offered their condolences to the Philippines after the devastation wrought by Typhoon Ompong (international name: Mangkhut). A death toll of 81 has been reported, with the numbers expected to increase as the ...
These watches have appeared at coronations, royal weddings, and engagements.
Luxury timepieces are markers of history, products of keen craftsmanship and bearers of heritage stories.For royals, as they are for everyone else, they're also a style statement, a memory, an inheritance, a family heirloom, or a prized possession of sentimental value.Below, the signature ...
Owned by different matriarchs from the Russian and British royal families, the Vladimir Tiara has survived a revolution, smuggling, and many redesigns.
With the recent centennial anniversary of the Russian Revolution, the world can’t help but reflect on what is indisputably one of the most perplexing periods in history, and of course, the infamous family caught in the middle of it all—the Romanovs. Today, ...
It was made at the workshop of Segundina Vizcarra.
As soon-to-be-monarch and a celebrated public figure, then Crown Princess Elizabeth received thousands of presents and well wishes from almost every corner of the globe in honor of her wedding to the Duke of Edinburgh in 1947.U.S. President Harry Truman and his ...
“I’ve seen one coronation and been the recipient of another, which is pretty remarkable," Queen Elizabeth says in a new documentary.
Queen Elizabeth might have begun her reign from the unfortunate moment her father King George VI died in his sleep, but it was her coronation that officially launched her as a ruler presented to the rest of the world.This is the idea ...
The attempt was subsequently covered up by the New Zealand government.
A disturbed New Zealand local has been revealed to have attempted to assassinate Queen Elizabeth in the 1980s. The news of the incident was broken by Hamish McNeilly in a six-part investigation for Stuff.While assassination attempts on royals aren’t new, one so ...
Live like a king or queen by buying brands and products with royal warrants.
With the recent news about the Queen’s royal bra-maker Rigby & Peller being stripped of its 57-year-old royal warrant, we decided to revisit the business of the Royal Warrant Association and the brands the royal family remains loyal to.How is a royal warrant ...
Prince Philip was separated from his family at an early age, and later lost his sister in a plane crash.
It’s no secret that Prince Charles’s relationship with his father Prince Philip is flawed. In the past, the heir to the British throne has described his father as “harsh” and “hectoring."Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, admits that he and his son are ...
Who were “Murgatroyd” and “Winterbottom"?
Queen Elizabeth and the British monarchy faced a number of hurdles in the late '50s. She had only been on the throne for less than a decade when the U.K. found itself in the throes of an economic crisis. The country was ...
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