ANZAC baby for the Royal couple
ANZAC baby for the Royal couple

As New Zealanders and Australians mark the centenary of Anzac Day, England will be in the midst of royal fever.

New rules of royal succession come into force
New rules of royal succession come into force

Royal daughters will have the same claim to the throne as sons under new rules of succession, which came into force today. The…

From tyrant to the People's King
From tyrant to the People's King

A villainous Plantagenet monarch was transformed into the People's King - for a few days at least - as thousands witnessed…

Kate reveals when baby is due
Kate reveals when baby is due

The Duchess of Cambridge has told families and volunteers at a children's centre for struggling parents when she is expecting…

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Prince Harry is on a job hunt
Prince Harry is on a job hunt

Prince Harry is looking for work - but don't expect him to be sending out invitations to connect on…

PM to lead NZ delegation to Gallipoli

Prime Minister John Key will join his Australian counterpart along with Prince of Wales and Prince Harry at next month's…

Prince Harry coming to NZ

Prince Harry, grandson and fourth-in-line to Queen Elizabeth II, will visit New Zealand for the first time in May.

Fukushima battles food fear factor

Government ministers, foreign press and ambassadors including New Zealand's Mark Sinclair are sitting in a glitzy conference…

Royal nanny wanted: Must love dogs
Royal nanny wanted: Must love dogs

The Duke and Duchess have placed an ad seeking a housekeeper and nanny, in the pages of the aristocratic…

Royals salute war dead

The Queen joined veterans in a solemn service as Britain commemorated the end of its combat operations in Afghanistan.

Why can't Charles see George?

So, how often does Charles see his grandson? The answer is not very often at all. Our understanding is that he would love…

Kate to visit set of Downton Abbey

Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, is set to meet the cast and crew of the period drama Downton Abbey during a special visit…

Princes will visit Gallipoli

Buckingham Palace has confirmed that Prince Charles and Prince Harry will represent the royal family at the centenary Anzac…

Does the Queen look characterless?
Does the Queen look characterless?

Hand-craftsmanship has ceded place to something much less interesting and much less distinctive in all…

Watson: Royal rumour rubbish

Emma Watson took to Twitter to deny she was dating Prince Harry, after an Australian magazine sent the rumour mill running…

Flying palace plan vanishes into thin air

Airbus' plan to sell an A380 superjumbo fitted out as a "flying palace" has evaporated after the deal was discreetly cancelled…

Kate records rare video plea

The Duchess of Cambridge has delivered a rare video address to highlight the importance of children's problems to prevent…

Prince Charles' Mideast fears

Prince Charles says he fears there will be "very, very few" Christians left in the Middle East after the turmoil racking…

Thumbs up for Kiwi tea
Thumbs up for Kiwi tea

The Duchess of Cornwall has given a rare New Zealand tea the thumbs up during an event to celebrate…

Explaining the "Kate Effect"

The Duchess of Cambridge is boosting British fashion with her easy-to-emulate elegance, says Annabel Venning.

The man who would be a different king

The Prince of Wales' preparations for an activist monarchy have prompted a backlash, as a new book revealed a dysfunctional…

Prince Charles dreads king role

Prince Charles has discussed with the Queen the "sensitive matter" of what sort of king he should be, royal aides disclosed…

Editorial: Prince Philip and Key win - Abbott loses

Tony Abbott can now join the long list of politicians wondering how John Key gets away in political life with so much that…

Abbott's vow after backlash
Abbott's vow after backlash

Australia's PM has promised to consult more widely after an avalanche of criticism over his decision…

Paedophile slams media over royal sex allegations

Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein has hit out at media coverage of allegations Prince Andrew had sex with a teenage girl.

Editorial: Half-mast flag for Saudi King over the top

Did the PM realise it would happen as Auckland was celebrating its 175th anniversary? The tribute to the King that he issued…

Kate victim of Photoshop fail

Within hours of Australian publication Woman's Day releasing their cover of a heavily photoshopped Duchess Of Cambridge…

Abbott lambasted over Prince's honour

Tony Abbott has been criticised over his decision to make gaffe-prone Prince Philip a Knight of the Order of Australia.

Duke of York speaks out on sex claims
Duke of York speaks out on sex claims

The Duke of York personally denied having sex with an under-age sex slave yesterday -- in his first…

Prince denies sex with underage girl

In his first public comments since being accused of having sex with an underage teenager, the Duke of York has this morning…

'Sex slave' tells her royal story to court

The woman who says she was forced to have sex with Prince Andrew while underage has outlined the accusations in her own…

Boy or girl? Kate says she doesn't know

The Duchess of Cambridge has revealed she does not know the sex of her unborn child - but it's a good kicker.

Air Miles Andy under fire for free travel

Four years after he officially gave up his role as Britain's roving trade ambassador, the Duke of York is still racking…

Buy George! Kiwis splash out for prince
Buy George! Kiwis splash out for prince

The world's most famous royal family left NZ well clothed, well read and with a soft toy each to cuddle…

She's a stunner - so is he

The UK terror threat is now classed as severe, so the Metropolitan Police appear to be taking no chances with the safety…

Judge considers release of documents

A federal judge is on the cusp of releasing documents which allegedly reveal Prince Andrew played a role in protecting billionaire…

Young royals get social media savvy

Young royals, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are doing their best to become more social media savvy.

Prince George's present haul

Since the announcement of the impending arrive of Prince George, the future King has received almost 1300 presents.

Camilla's brother 'drunk' before fatal fall
Camilla's brother 'drunk' before fatal fall

Camilla's younger brother died after a night of drinking champagne and whisky, an inquest has been told…

Prince crosses closed bridge in gale-force winds

Denmark’s Crown Prince Frederik has apologised after criticism for crossing a bridge closed due to hurricane-strength winds…

Andrew, Sarah splash on ski chalet

Prince Andrew and his ex-wife Sarah Ferguson have splashed out on a Swiss ski chalet thought to be worth up to 13 million…

Rodney Hide: Yorker bowls the prince

Prince Andrew is toast. I don't know the proper Latin phrase for the constitutional hole he's dug for himself but it's wide…

Hawking was guest of Epstein

Sex offender Jeffrey Epstein hosted Professor Stephen Hawking on the private Caribbean island where Prince Andrew is alleged…

Brit PM won't back Duke in sex case
Brit PM won't back Duke in sex case

The Prime Minister of Britain, David Cameron, has refused publicly to support the Duke of York in the…

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