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People gather to pay their respects outside of Buckingham Palace, after the announcement of the death of Queen Elizabeth II, in central London on September 8, 2022. Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history and an icon instantly recognisable to billions of people around the world, has died aged 96, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday. (Photo by Daniel LEAL / AFP)

The villa makes it easy to get lost – Part 3

Buckingham Palace is a royal residence in London and the administrative headquarters of the monarch of the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is often at the centre
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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 25: Britain's newly appointed Prime Minister Rishi Sunak waves to members of the media before entering 10 Downing Street after delivering his first speech as prime minister in London, United Kingdom on October 25, 2022. Rishi Sunak has become UK's 57th prime minister, and the first British Asian leader, as he secured backing of over 100 Conservative Party MPs in the leadership contest and after Boris Johnson and Penny Mordaunt dropped out of the race. Wiktor Szymanowicz / Anadolu Agency (Photo by Wiktor Szymanowicz / ANADOLU AGENCY / Anadolu Agency via AFP)

Sunak begins life as British youngest PM in over two centuries

Former Goldman Sacs employee and hedge fund manager, Rishi Sunak, started life as Britain’s 57th Prime Minister just before noon, yesterday, when, after meeting King Charles III at Buckingham Palace
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Britain's William, Prince of Wales, Britain's Prince George of Wales, Britain's Princess Charlotte of Wales, Catherine, Princess of Wales, Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend the state funeral and burial of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, at Westminster Abbey in London, Britain, on September 19, 2022. (Photo by PHIL NOBLE / POOL / AFP)

Queen’s great-grandchildren George and Charlotte follow coffin

Queen Elizabeth II's great-grandchildren George and Charlotte attended her funeral Monday, signaling the more prominent role they will now play as the children of the first-in-line for the throne.
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II stands to watch a special flypast from Buckingham Palace balcony following the Queen's Birthday Parade, the Trooping the Colour, as part of Queen Elizabeth II's platinum jubilee celebrations, in London on June 2, 2022. - Huge crowds converged on central London in bright sunshine on Thursday for the start of four days of public events to mark Queen Elizabeth II's historic Platinum Jubilee, in what could be the last major public event of her long reign. (Photo by Daniel LEAL / AFP)

The Queen dies, long live the King!

It seemed the world was pregnant with emotions. Everybody awaited information about the world’s longest-reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II’s health.
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People gather to pay their respects outside of Buckingham Palace, after the announcement of the death of Queen Elizabeth II, in central London on September 8, 2022. Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history and an icon instantly recognisable to billions of people around the world, has died aged 96, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday. (Photo by Daniel LEAL / AFP)

Mournful ‘God Save the Queen’ rings out at Buckingham Palace

Tearful crowds outside Buckingham Palace sang a forlorn "God Save the Queen" as news broke of Elizabeth II's death on Thursday.
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In this file photo taken on April 19, 2018, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II arrives in the Picture Gallery for The Queen's Dinner during The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), at Buckingham Palace in London. Queen Elizabeth II is to mark her 92nd birthday on April 21, 2018 with traditional gun salutes and a Commonwealth-themed charity concert featuring Tom Jones, Kylie and Shaggy.Toby Melville / POOL / AFP

Queen Elizabeth II dies aged 96

Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history and an icon instantly recognisable to billions of people around the world, died on Thursday. She was 96.
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he Queen has reportedly stopped riding horses and waling her dogs. Photo/Tolga AKMEN AFP/File

UK’s Queen suffers ‘sprained back’

Queen Elizabeth II has a "sprained back" and will miss Sunday's Remembrance service -- her first planned public appearance since resting on medical advice, Buckingham Palace said.
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A handout still image taken from footage of a video call to mark British Science Week released by Buckingham Palace on March 12, 2021 shows Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in Windsor. - The Queen took part in a virtual science showcase with British scientists, educators and schoolchildren to mark British Science Week, a celebration of the role played in UK society by science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). (Photo by - / BUCKINGHAM PALACE / AFP) /

Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday parade cancelled for second year

The annual military parade in central London for Queen Elizabeth II's official birthday has been cancelled for a second year owing to the coronavirus pandemic, Buckingham Palace said Friday...
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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex attend a roundtable discussion on gender equality with The Queens Commonwealth Trust and One Young World at Windsor Castle on October 25, 2019. GETTY IMAGES

Meghan Markle Accuses Buckingham Palace Of “Perpetuating Falsehoods”

Meghan Markle says Buckingham Palace is “perpetuating falsehoods” about her and her husband Prince Harry, according to part of an interview she has done with Oprah Winfrey. The explosive claim is the
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