Princess Diana

The hearse carrying the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II, draped in the Royal Standard of Scotland, is driven through Edinburgh towards the Palace of Holyroodhouse, on September 11, 2022. - The coffin carrying the body of Queen Elizabeth II left her beloved Balmoral Castle on Sunday, beginning a six-hour journey to the Scottish capital of Edinburgh. (Photo by Louisa Gouliamaki / AFP)

The Queen leaves

“London Bridge is down” is how Sir Edward Young, Queen’s private secretary, conveyed the official news about the death of Queen Elizabeth II to Prime Minister Liz Truss on Thursday on the
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(FILES) This file photo taken on June 17, 1997 shows Britain's Diana, Princess of Wales (L), at a ceremony at Red Cross headquarters in Washington, to call for a global ban on anti-personnel landmines. Princess Diana rocked the monarchy when she leaked shocking details of palace life to author Andrew Morton, who told AFP the revelations are still causing damage 20 years after her death. / AFP PHOTO / JAMAL A. WILSON

BBC pays £1.4 million to charity over controversial Diana interview

The BBC said Friday it had donated sales proceeds derived from a 1995 interview with Princess Diana to charity after it was found she was tricked into the bombshell expose.
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A woman takes part in a gathering to pay a memorial tribute on the 25th anniversary of the Britain's Princess Diana death, in front of Kensington Palace, in central London, on August 31, 2022. - Flowers and other tributes were laid on August 31, 2022 at princess Diana's former London home and above the Paris road tunnel where she lost her life, to mark the 25th anniversary of her death. The former Lady Diana Spencer, whose fairytale marriage to Prince Charles captivated the world until it publicly unravelled with infidelity and divorce, died in a car crash in the French capital on August 31, 1997. (Photo by CARLOS JASSO / AFP)

Flowers, photos as tributes paid to princess Diana, 25 years on

Well-wishers left flowers and other tributes on Wednesday at princess Diana’s former London home and above the Paris road tunnel where she lost her life, to mark the 25th anniversary of her
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(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 13, 1992 Diana, Princess of Wales, (L) listens to a young handicapped boy during her visit to a home for handicapped in Paris. - From her engagement to Prince Charles as a shy teenager to her roles as doting mother, humanitarian and global celebrity, Diana's turbulent life still captivates people around the world. (Photo by Joel ROBINE / AFP)

Diana’s death: Week of grief that shook UK monarchy

Twenty-five years ago on August 31, 1997, Britain's Diana, Princess of Wales, died in a high-speed car crash in Paris.
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FILES) This file photo taken on November 14, 1992 shows Diana, Princess of Wales waving to the crowd as she arrives at the Cite de la Musique at La Villette in Paris. Britain prepares to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales. August 31, 1997, Britain's Diana, Princess of Wales, died in a high-speed car crash in Paris. For the week following, leading up to her spectacular funeral, Britain was plunged into an unprecedented outpouring of popular grief which shook the monarchy. JOEL ROBINE / AFP

BBC pays ‘substantial sum’ to Diana aide over 1995 interview

The BBC has paid a "substantial sum" and apologised to Princess Diana's former private secretary over a 1995 interview found to have been obtained using deception, the UK broadcaster said on Thursday.
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FILES) This file photo taken on November 14, 1992 shows Diana, Princess of Wales waving to the crowd as she arrives at the Cite de la Musique at La Villette in Paris. Britain prepares to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales. August 31, 1997, Britain's Diana, Princess of Wales, died in a high-speed car crash in Paris. For the week following, leading up to her spectacular funeral, Britain was plunged into an unprecedented outpouring of popular grief which shook the monarchy. JOEL ROBINE / AFP

BBC agrees deal with Diana interview whistleblower

The BBC on Friday said it had reached an agreement with a graphic designer who was sidelined for blowing the whistle on underhand methods used to secure an interview with Princess Diana.
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