Granny ready for royal baby
Granny ready for royal baby

She has been a godsend over the past 21 months, as a hands-on grandmother to Prince George, and she is all set to help when…

Prince Harry learns how to survive the Aussie bush
Prince Harry learns how to survive the Aussie bush

The British army captain better known as Prince Harry has played wheelchair AFL and learnt bush survival techniques during…

Royal odds say it's a girl called Alice
Royal odds say it's a girl called Alice

The Duchess of Cambridge will give birth to a blonde daughter called Alice tomorrow, according to the instincts of the British…

Pippa in hot water for eating whale
Pippa in hot water for eating whale

Pippa Middleton criticised for 'promoting the cruel and unnecessary whaling industry' after writing about eating smoked…

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Royal baby: Hospital prepares
Royal baby: Hospital prepares

"Special event" parking restrictions will come in to force today around the hospital where Kate Middleton…

Prince Harry's NZ visit plans

Prince Harry will make six stop-offs during his week-long visit to New Zealand next month.

How the world has learnt to love Camilla

On the eve of her 10th wedding anniversary to the Prince of Wales, a poll supports the Duchess of Cornwall one day becoming…

Judge rejects allegations against prince

A federal judge has ordered scandalous sex allegations against Britain's Prince Andrew removed from the court record.

Harry's selfie-image advice
Harry's selfie-image advice

"Just take a normal photograph", Harry jokingly advised one young admirer during his only scheduled…

Royals to meet with Gallipoli descendants

Descendants of British veterans who took part in the doomed World War I campaign at Gallipoli have been invited to join…

Harry pays tribute to Aussie brothers

Prince Harry paid his respects to the lost brothers of the Australian military he's joined for a month-long secondment Downunder…

Prince Harry's ginger pride on show in Australia

Britain's Prince Harry joked and chatted with an enthusiastic crowd Monday at his only scheduled public appearance during…

Harry's Spitfire flight

Prince Harry has flown a Spitfire as he caught up with an injured serviceman and veterans hoping to pilot the aircraft in…

How should we celebrate our longest-serving monarch?
How should we celebrate our longest-serving monarch?

September 9 represents an extraordinary milestone in British history. It is the day on which Elizabeth…

Please, don't call her Alice

Kate and Wills, please don’t inflict this on any daughter of yours. Punters are putting their money on the royal baby being…

Royal baby name - punters pick

Punters have staked a significant amount on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge naming their second baby Alice.

Unseen photo of Prince George appears in video

A photograph of a smiling Prince Charles cuddling his grandson Prince George has appeared for the first time in a video…

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…

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

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

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 LinkedIn.

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 coming to NZ

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

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

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

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 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…

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?

Hand-craftsmanship has ceded place to something much less interesting and much less distinctive in all kinds of ways.

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
Kate records rare video plea

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

Thumbs up for Kiwi tea

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

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
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…

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…

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