Top News »
Royal baby Prince George is a rascal, says new father William
Royal baby Prince George is a rascal, says new father William

Prince George, the baby son of Prince William and his wife Kate, is a bit of a rascal who does not sleep well and needs to have his diaper changed far too often, his father said in his first interview since the birth. Full Story

Kate Middleton set to return to royal duties in September
Kate Middleton set to return to royal duties in September

Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, will return to official duties next month for the first time since the birth of her son Prince George of Cambridge. Full Story

Prince William to walk away from pilot role
Prince William to walk away from pilot role

British royal Prince William's career as a military search-and-rescue pilot is coming to an end after just three years. Full Story

Prince George officially registered
Prince George officially registered

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate on Friday registered the birth of their son George, who was born on July 22 in a blaze of global publicity and is third in line to the British throne. Full Story

#RoyalBaby: Best of the web
#RoyalBaby: Best of the web

While news of the royal baby has made headlines around the world, the worldwide web has had a bit of fun with the non-stop baby news. Here's our list of the best memes, GIFs and tweets inspired by the new little prince featuring everything from freakish Nicolas Cage baby photos to Harry Potter conception theories. Full Story

Blanket and books for Prince George
Blanket and books for Prince George

Canada's official gifts to welcome Will and Kate's newborn son include a hefty charitable donation, a handcrafted baby blanket, and children's books. Full Story

Prince William and Kate name newborn baby George Alexander Louis
Prince William and Kate name newborn baby George Alexander Louis

Prince William and Kate have named their newborn baby boy, George Alexander Louis, Williamís office said on Wednesday. The baby is Britainís third-in-line to the throne. Full Story

Royal baby a 'bloodsucker,' Russian politician says
Royal baby a 'bloodsucker,' Russian politician says

Vladimir Zhirinovsky, leader of the nationalist Liberal Democratic Party, let his anti-British views fly while speaking to journalists Tuesday. Full Story

First glimpse of Royal baby
First glimpse of Royal baby

Prince William and his wife Kate left hospital on Tuesday and gave the world its first glimpse of their baby boy, who becomes third in line to the British throne. Full Story

Prince William and Kate Middleton's parenting will be scrutinized
Prince William and Kate Middleton's parenting will be scrutinized

A silver spoon? Sure. But you aren't likely to see a pacifier stuck in the mouth of the baby prince. Full Story

The Muppets record video for the royal baby
The Muppets record video for the royal baby

The cast and crew of The Muppets sequel took a break from filming in London to record a special message for Britain's new prince. Full Story

Canada has king-sized future monarch
Canada has king-sized future monarch

Congratulations! Apparently, boys rule. Full Story

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to baby boy
Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, gives birth to baby boy

Prince William's wife Kate gave birth to a boy on Monday, the couple's first child and the third in line to the British throne, heralding celebrations in London and messages of goodwill from across the world. Full Story

Analysis: What awaits the new prince?
Analysis: What awaits the new prince?

Huzzah! It’s a boy! Well played Wills and Kate. You have produced an heir destined to lead the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and all loyal subjects therein. Full Story

The royal baby arrival
The royal baby arrival

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to a baby boy weighing 8lbs 6oz. will be third in line to the British throne. Full Story

Britain's mothers feeling for mom-to-be Kate
Britain's mothers feeling for mom-to-be Kate

The Duchess of Cambridge lives a very different life to most moms-to-be, but Britain's army of mothers has been captivated by her pregnancy -- and is ready to rally around to help her bring up the new heir. Full Story

Royals 'waiting by telephone' for baby news
Royals 'waiting by telephone' for baby news

Members of Britain's royal family were "waiting by the telephone" for word of the imminent birth of Prince William and his wife Kate's first child, expected this week amid a heatwave in London and rising royal baby fever. Full Story

Royal baby fever is driving up betting
Royal baby fever is driving up betting

The long wait for the birth of Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton's royal baby is big business for Britain's bookmakers. Full Story

British Royal Prince Andrew takes to Twitter, under his own name
British Royal Prince Andrew takes to Twitter, under his own name

His Royal Highness Prince Andrew, Duke of York, has become the first member of the British Royal Family to personally take to Twitter. Full Story

Queen's granddaughter, Zara Phillips and husband expecting baby
Queen's granddaughter, Zara Phillips and husband expecting baby

The Queen's granddaughter, Zara Phillips and her husband, rugby player, Mike Tindall are expecting their first baby in the New Year, Buckingham Palace said in a statement on Monday. Full Story

DNA tests show Indian heritage in Prince William
DNA tests show Indian heritage in Prince William

The growth of personal genetic testing has not only given people the opportunity to see what health chinks they may have in the armour of the DNA, it's also offered up eye-opening revelations about those who made us who we are. Full Story

Britain on royal baby watch in countdown to arrival
Britain on royal baby watch in countdown to arrival

Photographers are camped outside the hospital, social media are buzzing, and stores are touting baby goods ahead of the expected arrival this week of the future heir to the British throne. Full Story

Pippa Middleton ready for the altar: Report
Pippa Middleton ready for the altar: Report

Royal watchers might be treated to another glamorous wedding over the coming months. Kate Middleton's younger sister, Pippa, and her banker beau are eager to marry, according to the U.K. Daily Mail. Full Story

CN Tower will tell us if royal baby is boy or girl
CN Tower will tell us if royal baby is boy or girl

Will and Kate’s royal baby will light up our lives — literally — whether it’s a girl or boy. Full Story

Royal baby gifted with Finnish baby box
Royal baby gifted with Finnish baby box

Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate now have something else in common with every expectant parent in Finland: A box of baby goods from Finnish state social services agency Kela. Full Story

World bets on British royal baby name, sex and everything else
World bets on British royal baby name, sex and everything else

Will it be a girl called Alexandra, or a boy called Wayne? No one outside Buckingham Palace knows but it has not stopped punters from around the world betting on Britain's royal baby. Full Story

Elizabeth the favourite for royal baby name
Elizabeth the favourite for royal baby name

The arrival of the latest royal baby is just weeks away with the possible name of Britain's future King or Queen on everybody's lips, and now British bookies have released odds on the top names for the tot. Full Story

Fashion police will charge for breaking rules at Royal Ascot
Fashion police will charge for breaking rules at Royal Ascot

Big hats and fancy frocks are an integral part of Royal Ascot and organizers of Britain's glamorous racehorse meeting want to keep it that way by charging for fashion failures this year. Full Story

Royal baby to give almost $400 million bump to British economy
Royal baby to give almost $400 million bump to British economy

From Union Jack booties to "Born to Rule" sleepwear, the British royal family has joined retailers in offering baby products to mark the arrival of the royal heir. Full Story

Prince Philip leaves hospital after operation
Prince Philip leaves hospital after operation

A smiling Prince Philip, the 92-year-old husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, left hospital after 11 days on Monday, slightly earlier than expected, following an operation on his abdomen. Full Story

Gothic cradle for William and Kate
Gothic cradle for William and Kate

An oak cradle designed to resemble a Gothic cathedral is headed from Poland to London for the July birth of the first child of Prince William and his wife Kate. Full Story

Kate Middleton may try hypnobirthing: Report
Kate Middleton may try hypnobirthing: Report

Speculation about baby names, hair colour and hypnosis swirled around Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge on Thursday during her last solo public appearance before she gives birth to a royal heir. Full Story

Kate Middleton names Royal Princess cruise ship
Kate Middleton names Royal Princess cruise ship

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, christened the Royal Princess cruise ship this morning in what is expected to be her last solo public engagement before baby. Full Story

Sweden's Princess Madeleine weds New York banker
Sweden's Princess Madeleine weds New York banker

Princess Madeleine, fourth in line to the Swedish throne, married U.S.-British banker Christopher OíNeill on Saturday at a ceremony attended by royals and socialites from around the world. Full Story

Prince Philip admitted to hospital for exploratory surgery
Prince Philip admitted to hospital for exploratory surgery

Queen Elizabeth II's husband Prince Philip has been admitted to a London hospital for exploratory surgery. Full Story

Christening of cruise ship to be Kate Middleton's last public engagement before baby
Christening of cruise ship to be Kate Middleton's last public engagement before baby

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, will make her last official public appearance at the christening of the Royal Princess cruise ship on June 13 before she retreats from the public eye to give birth to her first child with Prince William in July. Full Story

Pippa Middleton signs on as Vanity Fair contributor
Pippa Middleton signs on as Vanity Fair contributor

Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, has signed on as a contributing editor to Vanity Fair, the magazine said on Wednesday. Full Story

Queen Elizabeth celebrates 60th anniversary of her coronation
Queen Elizabeth celebrates 60th anniversary of her coronation

A fanfare of trumpets and cheering crowds greeted Queen Elizabeth on the 60th anniversary of her coronation on Tuesday, with a service in Westminster Abbey featuring a priceless crown that has adorned the heads of British monarchs for 350 years. Full Story

London gets gussied up for Queen's Coronation party
London gets gussied up for Queen's Coronation party

Regent Street, the city's posh shopping destination for the well-heeled, has been festooned with purple flags emblazoned with gold crowns to celebrate the Queen's Coronation. Full Story

Prince Charles' helicopter makes emergency landing
Prince Charles' helicopter makes emergency landing

Britain’s Prince Charles was involved in a mid-air drama on Thursday when his helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing due to a technical issue. Full Story

U.K. newspaper reports Kate Middleton's due date is July 13
U.K. newspaper reports Kate Middleton's due date is July 13

The Mail on Sunday reports that a source close to Kate Middleton has said the due date of hers and Prince William's first child is July 13. Full Story

Dutch King Willem-Alexander succeeds mother Beatrix
Dutch King Willem-Alexander succeeds mother Beatrix

Willem-Alexander became the first king of the Netherlands since 1890 on Tuesday, ascending a throne largely stripped of political power but still invested with enormous symbolic significance for the Dutch people. Full Story

Sex and drugs and clogs: new Dutch king is moneyspinner
Sex and drugs and clogs: new Dutch king is moneyspinner

From beer to sex toys and cannabis to furry clogs: the Dutch are feting their new king Willem-Alexander by spending millions on kitsch and sometimes kinky orange products. Full Story

Royal hoax caller to testify at inquest into U.K. nurse's death
Royal hoax caller to testify at inquest into U.K. nurse's death

An Australian radio presenter will give evidence at an inquest into the death of a nurse who hanged herself after putting through a hoax call seeking information on Prince William’s pregnant wife Kate, the presenter’s lawyers said on Monday. Full Story

Prince William, Duchess Catherine channel Batman, Potter
Prince William, Duchess Catherine channel Batman, Potter

British royal Prince William fulfilled every teenage boy's ambition on Friday by clambering into the Batmobile and sitting astride the Bat-bike from Christian Bale's superhero movies. Full Story

Bookies take bets on royal baby name
Bookies take bets on royal baby name

Bookies have sharply cut the odds that Britain’s royal baby due in July will be called Alexandra after a flurry of betting. Full Story

Middleton named godmother of cruise ship
Middleton named godmother of cruise ship

Princess Cruises has announced that Kate Middleton, the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge, will follow the lead of her late mother-in-law Princess Diana, actress Audrey Hepburn and even the late politico Margaret Thatcher by becoming godmother to the cruise lineís newest ship. Full Story

Prince William rejected by 4-year-old
Prince William rejected by 4-year-old

He may have won the beautiful Kate Middleton's heart, but Prince William was publicly rejected by a four-year-old Thursday. Full Story

Queen Elizabeth cancels engagement due to illness
Queen Elizabeth cancels engagement due to illness

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth cancelled an official engagement on Monday due to illness following her recent hospitalization with symptoms of gastroenteritis but there is no serious concern about her health, officials said. Full Story

Kate Middleton hints at royal baby girl
Kate Middleton hints at royal baby girl

The wife of Britain’s Prince William, the Duchess of Cambridge, might have accidentally revealed the sex of her unborn child during a conversation with a well-wisher, hinting that the future monarch could be a girl. Full Story

Queen Elizabeth leaves hospital after stomach bug
Queen Elizabeth leaves hospital after stomach bug

A smiling and apparently fit Queen Elizabeth left hospital on Monday a day after she was admitted with symptoms of gastroenteritis. Full Story

Pregnant Kate Middleton attends friends' wedding in Switzerland
Pregnant Kate Middleton attends friends' wedding in Switzerland

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, were all smiles as they attended the wedding of their friends, professional polo player Mark Tomlinson and Olympic gold medalist Laura Bechtolsheimer. Full Story

Queen Elizabeth II admitted to hospital with gastroenteritis
Queen Elizabeth II admitted to hospital with gastroenteritis

Britainís Queen Elizabeth went into hospital in London on Sunday with symptoms of gastroenteritis, a Buckingham Palace spokesman said. Full Story

Prince Harry, model Cressida Bonas go public with romance
Prince Harry, model Cressida Bonas go public with romance

British royal Prince Harry has gone public with his new model girlfriend during a romantic skiing holiday in Switzerland. Full Story

Kate Middleton attacked by Hilary Mantel
Kate Middleton attacked by Hilary Mantel

One of Britainís most celebrated authors has launched a withering attack on the Duchess of Cambridge, the pregnant wife of Prince William, branding her a ďshop-window mannequinĒ with a plastic smile whose only role in life is to breed. Full Story

Kate Middleton pregnant bikini photos to be published by Italian magazine
Kate Middleton pregnant bikini photos to be published by Italian magazine

An Italian magazine ignored the protests of Britainís royal family on Wednesday to publish pictures of Prince Williamís pregnant wife Kate in a blue bikini on a private island. Full Story

Prince William, Kate jet off for Mustique babymoon
Prince William, Kate jet off for Mustique babymoon

Prince William and his pregnant wife Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge have jetted off on a relaxing vacation to celebrate their last break as a couple before impending parenthood kicks in. Full Story

No charges for DJs over royal prank call
No charges for DJs over royal prank call

British prosecutors said on Friday two Australian radio hosts who made a prank call to the hospital treating Prince Williamís pregnant wife Kate would face no criminal charges over the death of the nurse who answered the phone and later killed herself. Full Story

Canada moves to change rules of Royal succession
Canada moves to change rules of Royal succession

If Kate and Will have a baby girl this summer, Canada is ready to let her one day wear the Maple Crown. Full Story

Prince Charles takes first trip on London's Underground since 1986
Prince Charles takes first trip on London's Underground since 1986

Four million Londoners cram onto the city's Underground passenger railway nearly every day, but it is a rarer event for Prince Charles. Full Story

Prince Harry addresses nude photos
Prince Harry addresses nude photos

British royal Prince Harry has broken his silence over the shocking images which showed him partying naked in Las Vegas last year, admitting he let himself and his family down. Full Story

Kate Middleton's wedding hotel wins royal warrant
Kate Middleton's wedding hotel wins royal warrant

Britain's Queen Elizabeth has awarded a royal warrant to the family-owned London hotel which captured the attention of nearly two billion people around the world when Kate Middleton stepped from its doors on her way to marry Prince William. Full Story

Kate Middleton's due date this July
Kate Middleton's due date this July

Britainís Prince William and his wife Kate are expecting a baby in July, the princeís office announced on Monday, ending speculation that the Duchess of Cambridge may be having twins. Full Story

Kate Middleton's portrait splits opinion
Kate Middleton's portrait splits opinion

The first official portrait of Britain’s Duchess of Cambridge, popularly known by her former name Kate Middleton, was unveiled in London on Friday, and opinion was sharply divided over an image many deemed unflattering. Full Story

Prince Charles fears for Prince Harry in Afghanistan
Prince Charles fears for Prince Harry in Afghanistan

British royal Charles, Prince of Wales struggles to sleep as he is so worried for the safety of his son Prince Harry in war-torn Afghanistan. Full Story

Porn Boss: 'Prince William and Kate Middleton still sex tape favourites'
Porn Boss: 'Prince William and Kate Middleton still sex tape favourites'

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have topped a racy new poll to find the celebrity couple the world would most like to see naked for the second year running. Full Story