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Mar 4, 2013

Queen Elizabeth hospitalized due to stomach illness, Buckingham Palace announces

Queen Elizabeth hospitalized due to stomach illness, Buckingham Palace announces
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Queen Elizabeth II was hospitalized on Sunday, March 3, 2013 due to stomach illness, and is now being observed at King Edward VII hospital in central London. The 86-year old British queen reportedly had symptoms of gastroenteritis, and is expected to be in the hospital for two days. Queen Elizabeth II Image Credit: Royal.gov.uk As […]


Dec 30, 2012

Queen honoring Stella McCartney; Olympic athletes, Peter Higgs included in New Year 2013 honor list

Queen honoring Stella McCartney; Olympic athletes, Peter Higgs included in New Year 2013 honor list
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The British Queen is honoring Stella McCartney; scientist Peter Higgs, London 2012 Olympic athletes and coaches; celebrities, along with other individuals with achievements that gave pride and honor to United Kingdom. The Queen New Year 2013 honors list was released on Saturday, December 29, 2012 Stella McCartney Image Credit: AP As noted at CabinetOffice.gov.uk that […]


Aug 29, 2012

Queen wears hoodie while driving a Range Rover, caught on camera (Photo)

Queen wears hoodie
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The Queen was reportedly spotted wearing a could be looked like a hoodie while driving a Range Rover, as shown in the photo below, and is now going viral since it is being noted to be a very rare view. A news report by NBC is also available below. Queen wears hoodie Image Credit: Jim […]


Jul 28, 2012

London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony unfolds, celebrates Britain, ‘The Queen’ in parachute (Photos)

London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony unfolds, celebrates Britain, 'The Queen' in parachute (Photos)
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Updated: July 30, 2012 4:15 p.m. Read UFO sighting during London Olympics opening ceremony captured on TV, reports say (Video) The London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony started at around 9 p.m. London time (4 p.m ET) on Friday, July 27, 2012, as shown in the photos below; which lasted for about three hours. It featured […]


Jun 30, 2012

Buckingham Palace Exhibit to Display 10,000 Diamonds

Queen Victoria's Small Diamond Crown
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Over 10,000 diamonds collected by six monarchs over three centuries will be on display during a Buckingham Palace exhibit, according to curator Caroline de Guitaut on Friday, June 29, 2012. Queen Victoria’s Small Diamond Crown Image Credit: REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth Among the more than 10,000 gems going on display include a coronation necklace and other gems […]


Jun 27, 2012

Big Ben is to be renamed the Elizabeth Tower to honor the Queen for her Diamond Jubilee

Big Ben is to be renamed the Elizabeth Tower to honor the Queen for her Diamond Jubilee
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Big Ben tower in London is now to be officially renamed the Elizabeth Tower to honor the Queen, after the House of Commons authorities have reportedly agreed the name change upon a renaming request was earlier supported by the majority of MPs. Big Ben tower Image Credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images According to British news sites […]


Jun 2, 2012

Queen’s Diamond Jubilee: Katherine Jenkins sings British national anthem for Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Diamond Jubilee Katherine Jenkins
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Katherine Jenkins sang the British national anthem for Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at the Epsom Downs Racecourse, during the first of the four-day celebration for her Diamond Jubilee, or 60th anniversary of her coronation as Queen. Katherine Jenkins, at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Image Credit: Getty Images According to British news […]


Jun 2, 2012

The Diamond Jubilee Concert: Tom Jones, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Stevie Wonder To Perform For The Queen

The Diamond Jubilee Concert
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An artist’s impression of The Diamond Jubilee Concert Image Credit: Mark Fisher / BBC A star-studded concert as part of Queen Elizabeth II‘s Diamond Jubilee celebration will be held on Monday, June 4, 2012, 7:30pm BST. The concert, titled “The Diamond Jubilee Concert” will be held on a stage built around the Queen Victoria Memorial […]


Jun 2, 2012

Big Ben’s renaming to The Elizabeth Tower proposal being supported by majority of MPs

Big Ben tower
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Updated: June 27, 2012 10:00 p.m. Read Big Ben is to be renamed the Elizabeth Tower to honor the Queen for her Diamond Jubilee Britain‘s famous clock tower Big Ben is now being proposed to change its name to The Elizabeth Tower to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, or the 60th anniversary of the accession […]


Nov 18, 2011

King James Bible 400th Anniversary Celebrated

King James Bible
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King James Bible Image Credit: Bibles.com To celebrate the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible, a ceremony participated by Queen Elizabeth II was held at London‘s Westminster Abbey on Wednesday, November 16, 2011. The queen was accompanied by her husband, Prince Philip, and son, Prince Charles. About 2,000 other guests were said to be […]