Alan Cumming returns OBE in protest at British Empire's 'toxicity' – Sydney Morning Herald

London: Actor Alan Cumming, a star of James Bond and X-Men films, has returned the OBE he received as part of the Queen’s birthday honours list, saying his eyes had been opened over the “toxicity” of the British Empire.
Cumming, who turned 58 on Friday, said he had felt incredibly grateful to be appointed to the Order of the British Empire in 2009 for his contribution to the arts and in campaigning for equal rights for the gay and lesbian community, particularly in the United […]
Alan Cumming returns OBE in protest at British Empire's 'toxicity' – Sydney Morning Herald

Princess Diana’s Butler Shares His Honest Thoughts About Prince Harry Just Referring To Him As ‘The Butler’ In Spare

Prince Harry’s memoir Spare was full of allegations and revelations that shocked the world about him, his family and those who surrounded him. From stories about his frostbitten penis to claims that Prince William and Kate Middleton were involved in him wearing a Nazi costume to a party, there have been some wild stories to come out of the book. And while the prince thought the palace would undermine his Spare efforts, they didn’t, for the most part. This is because now, Princess Diana’s […]
Princess Diana’s Butler Shares His Honest Thoughts About Prince Harry Just Referring To Him As ‘The Butler’ In Spare

Royal Family News: Should Jeremy Clarkson Be Fired Over His Meghan Markle Comments

British Royal News says that critics are sounding off on whether or not Jeremy Clarkson should lose his job over the comments he made about Meghan Markle in a nasty column last month. Here’s what you need to know.
So far, ITV’s media and entertainment boss Kevin Lygo says there are no plans at the moment to replace Jeremy as the host of Who Wants to Be A Millionaire. He said that he has no control of what Jeremy writes in his columns.
“We hire him as a consummate broadcaster of the most […]
Royal Family News: Should Jeremy Clarkson Be Fired Over His Meghan Markle Comments

Wealthy businessmen hold British property via offshore firms – reports | Al Mayadeen English

A Guardian investigation reveals how wealthy businessmen, such as Gulf royals, bought UK property via jurisdictions.
An investigation conducted by The Guardian has revealed that some individuals have declared they own UK property through offshore jurisdictions, such as the BBC chairman Richard Sharp, a series of billionaire businessmen, more than 20 Conservative donors, and Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton.
“The declarations are made on the UK government’s new register of overseas […]
Wealthy businessmen hold British property via offshore firms – reports | Al Mayadeen English

5 royal rules and protocol that Prince William has broken through the years – Insider

Prince William, 40, is the eldest son of King Charles III and the first in line to the British throne. There are many rules and royal protocols which he is expected to follow, especially because he holds a senior title. 
That being said, there have been a handful of occasions where William has broken the rules, from growing a beard in 2008 to taking a selfie with a member of the public in 2022. 
The then-26-year-old made news around the world when he was photographed with a beard in […]
5 royal rules and protocol that Prince William has broken through the years – Insider

King Charles wants Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to attend Coronation – New York Post

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King Charles has reportedly asked the Archbishop of Canterbury to broker a deal between his two warring sons so Prince Harry can attend his Coronation.
The British monarch asked Justin Welby — who will officiate the Coronation — to help mediate tensions between Prince William, 40, and Prince Harry, 38, ahead of the celebration in May, senior sources close to Lambeth Palace told the Daily Mail.
Insiders have said […]
King Charles wants Prince Harry, Meghan Markle to attend Coronation – New York Post

13 dazzling photos of the first time royal ladies wore a tiara – Hello Magazine

Seeing the royals wear their finest tiaras is always one of the highlights for royal watchers. Opportunities to display glittering jewels are quite rare, but it was once commonplace for the royals to wear tiaras to film premieres and balls.
For the late Queen and the British royal family, sparkling headwear is now usually only reserved for state banquets, the annual Diplomatic Corps reception, and the State Opening of Parliament.
WATCH: Royal wedding tiaras through the years
Nowadays, the first […]
13 dazzling photos of the first time royal ladies wore a tiara – Hello Magazine

Meghan Markle was 'hounded out of royal family' claims Nelson Mandela's granddaughter

Ndileka Mandela said she ‘unequivocally’ supports the Sussex’s stance and claimed they have brought to light the ‘unsavoury realities’ of The Firm that Meghan was ‘hounded’ out of
Nelson Mandela's granddaughter has said that Meghan Markle was "hounded" out of the Royal Family, who she claimed are at "the heart of racialised global inequalities".
Ndileka Mandela praised the Duke and Duchess of Sussex for exposing "many problems" within the institution, which […]
Meghan Markle was 'hounded out of royal family' claims Nelson Mandela's granddaughter

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at King Charles' coronation: Royal family reportedly 'split …

King Charles wants Prince Harry to attend his coronation in May, according to new reports, but his and Meghan Markle' attendance could cause more "issues" for the royal family.
Several outlets have claimed that Harry is in "talks" with senior royals about attending the landmark event and the "terms and conditions" of his return to the UK.
READ MORE: Actor Alan Cumming returns royal award in protest of 'toxic' monarchy
"The family is split, and […]
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at King Charles' coronation: Royal family reportedly 'split …

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