Monday, 23 October 2017

Tag Archives: Buckingham Palace

London more united than ever, Sadiq Khan says

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LONDON Mayor London Sadiq Khan has said “London stands more united than ever” after an attacker armed with a 4ft sword drove at police near Buckingham Palace. A 26-year-old man from Luton is being quizzed by counter-terror police over the attack which left three officers injured. The man swerved at ...

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Man arrested after police attack outside Buckingham Palace

Police officers stand guard at a police cordon next to Buckingham Palace following an incident where a man armed with a knife was arrested outside the palace following a disturbance in London on August 26, 2017. 
Scotland Yard has said two male police officers suffered minor injuries when they detained the man and were both treated by paramedics at the scene.  / AFP PHOTO / CHRIS J RATCLIFFE

LONDON: A man was arrested on Friday after attacking police with a knife outside Queen Elizabeth II’s Buckingham Palace residence in London, police said. “The man was stopped… at approximately 20:35 hours (1935 GMT) by officers outside Buckingham Palace in possession of knife,” said London police statement. Two male police ...

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Spain’s King and Queen begin first UK state visit

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LONDON: The Queen is to formally welcome the king and queen of Spain to the UK as they begin a two-day state visit. King Felipe and Queen Leitizia will be greeted by the Queen and Prince Philip at Horse Guards Parade on Wednesday. The trip is the first state visit ...

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Pakistani Student Receives the Queen’s Young Leaders Award

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LONDON: A talented student and tech entrepreneur from Pakistan, Syed Faizan Hussain, has received the Queen’s Young Leaders Award. The 23 year old has been recognized for his work to support the use of technology in health related solutions. Queen’s Young Leaders Award It is an annual award that looks ...

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Victoria receives OBE from Prince William

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LONDON: Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham has received an OBE from Prince William for services to the fashion industry. Victoria, who was joined by her husband and parents for the investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace, was recognised for her 17-year career. Former heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill was made a Dame, and ...

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Amitabh Turns Down Royal Invitation From Queen Elizabeth 2

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MUMBAI: The Buckingham Palace is all set to host a grand UK-India cultural event and as per reports, Queen Elizabeth 2 and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh have sent out a royal invitation to Amitabh Bachchan to launch the cultural extravaganza. However, it is reported that Big B has politely ...

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Protesters hit the streets again in Britain against a Trump visit

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LONDON: Thousands of people have protested outside Westminster in London overnight as a House of Commons debate raged inside over the decision by the May Government to offer US President Donald Trump a state visit to the UK. Protesters are trying to get Prime Minister Theresa May to withdraw her ...

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British Parliament To Debate Withdrawing Trump’s State Visit

LONDON: British Parliament will debate on Monday whether the government should rescind its invitation to President Donald Trump for an official state visit. A petition to Parliament calling for the invite to be withdrawn has amassed more than 1.8 million signatures as of Sunday, far surpassing the 100,000 signatures needed ...

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Queen Elizabeth Attends Church With Prince Philip After Recovering

LONDON: Welcome back, Your Highness! Queen Elizabeth made her first public appearance in a month on Sunday, attending church at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham. The 90-year-old monarch stunned in a royal blue suit and matching hat, pairing the look with short black heels. She drove up to the ...

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