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Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?

Apr 20th 2014, 9:45 AM 20,697 Views 166 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II hinted at the possibility in a speech during the recent State visit to the UK by President Michael D Higgins.

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Apr 10th 2014, 11:30 PM 16,179 Views 0 Comments

Everyonne’s talking about the Omagh bomb, Rehab revelations, and President Higgins…

McGuinness: I know this decision involves challenges for Irish republicans
# State Visit
# State Visit

McGuinness: I know this decision involves challenges for Irish republicans

Apr 6th 2014, 7:53 PM 19,581 Views 231 Comments

McGuinness has been questioned on his decision to attend a banquet with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle this week.

The Queen is hosting a Buckingham Palace reception for the Irish community tonight
# Tea With The Queen
# Tea With The Queen

The Queen is hosting a Buckingham Palace reception for the Irish community tonight

Mar 25th 2014, 8:49 AM 17,687 Views 111 Comments

Louis Walsh is going.

London's palace is falling down, falling down...
# Royal Not So Flush
# Royal Not So Flush

London's palace is falling down, falling down...

Jan 28th 2014, 4:34 PM 16,280 Views 50 Comments

Buckingham Palace: a bit of a fixer-upper, apparently.

Two arrested after man 'climbs fence' at Buckingham Palace
# The Queen
# The Queen

Two arrested after man 'climbs fence' at Buckingham Palace

Sep 7th 2013, 10:55 AM 8,536 Views 34 Comments

Neither Queen Elizabeth nor any of the Royal family were in the palace at the time.

Column: OK! magazine shouldn’t be discussing Kate’s baby weight
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: OK! magazine shouldn’t be discussing Kate’s baby weight

Jul 28th 2013, 7:30 PM 92 Views 69 Comments

New mothers need reassurance and support; not their baby weight and when they are going to lose it being discussed by a nation, writes Lisa O’Hara.

Ireland cares about the royal baby almost as much as the UK...
# Royal Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Baby

Ireland cares about the royal baby almost as much as the UK...

Jul 24th 2013, 2:33 PM 17,869 Views 100 Comments

… at least, according to this Twitter map.

Kate Middleton is in labour, royal family confirms
# Royal Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Baby

Kate Middleton is in labour, royal family confirms

Jul 22nd 2013, 7:49 AM 20,082 Views 116 Comments

Royal baby alert! The Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to hospital in London.

The world's media is waiting outside a London hospital for the Royal baby
# William And Kate
# William And Kate

The world's media is waiting outside a London hospital for the Royal baby

Jul 13th 2013, 4:42 PM 21,525 Views 34 Comments

A rumour that the Duchess of Cambridge had gone into labour on Thursday spread like wildfire on Twitter and reportedly caused Prime Minister David Cameron’s office to call Buckingham Palace to check on it.

Prince Philip to take 'two months of convalescence' after surgery
# Duke Of Edinburgh
# Duke Of Edinburgh

Prince Philip to take 'two months of convalescence' after surgery

Jun 10th 2013, 7:18 PM 9,235 Views 44 Comments

The Queen is visiting her husband in hospital tonight, as he marks his 92nd birthday.

Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital for 'exploratory operation'
# Prince Philip
# Prince Philip

Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital for 'exploratory operation'

Jun 6th 2013, 7:49 PM 8,570 Views 68 Comments

Prince Philip is admitted to the London Clinic, where he is expected to remain for up to a fortnight.

Swedish princess gets off traffic fine by claiming immunity she doesn't have
# Sweden
# Sweden

Swedish princess gets off traffic fine by claiming immunity she doesn't have

Jun 6th 2013, 1:20 PM 21,683 Views 46 Comments

A policeman was confused when Princess Madeleine claimed immunity – and she’ll now be getting a retroactive fine.

Man fined over plan to throw manure at Prince Charles and Camilla
# Oh Poo
# Oh Poo

Man fined over plan to throw manure at Prince Charles and Camilla

May 20th 2013, 9:34 AM 7,524 Views 23 Comments

When warned against the plan, the New Zealand man reportedly responded: “Royal family? I call them the smell family.”

Judge names Spanish princess in corruption case
# Spain
# Spain

Judge names Spanish princess in corruption case

Apr 4th 2013, 5:15 PM 9,365 Views 6 Comments

This is the first time a direct relation of the king has been called to appear in a court of law on suspicion of wrongdoing.

Police taser man outside Buckingham Palace
# Tasered
# Tasered

Police taser man outside Buckingham Palace

Feb 3rd 2013, 3:29 PM 14,380 Views 29 Comments

The man had been brandishing two knives during the Changing of the Guard.

Australian radio show involved in hoax hospital call to be taken off air
# Australia
# Australia

Australian radio show involved in hoax hospital call to be taken off air

Jan 28th 2013, 2:25 PM 9,631 Views 33 Comments

The nurse who was the recipient of the hoax call, Jacintha Saldanha, was found dead three days later.

'Do not publish' Diana photo up for auction in US
# Diana
# Diana

'Do not publish' Diana photo up for auction in US

Jan 4th 2013, 3:07 PM 20,592 Views 18 Comments

The black-and-white image which shot before her engagement to the Prince of Wales is expected to sell for a high price in the auction.

Australian radio station to give $500,000 to dead nurse's family
# Hoax Call
# Hoax Call

Australian radio station to give $500,000 to dead nurse's family

Dec 11th 2012, 11:01 AM 13,538 Views 75 Comments

The radio station is giving all its profits until the end of the year to a fund for Jacintha Saldanha’s family.

Tributes to royal hoax nurse, radio boss says DJs are 'completely shattered'
# Royal Hoax
# Royal Hoax

Tributes to royal hoax nurse, radio boss says DJs are 'completely shattered'

Dec 8th 2012, 1:53 PM 26,706 Views 99 Comments

There has been anger and condemnation following the death of nurse Jacintha Saldanha at the hospital where Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, was treated earlier this week.

Update: Royal hoax presenters suspended following death of nurse
# Hoax Call
# Hoax Call

Update: Royal hoax presenters suspended following death of nurse

Dec 7th 2012, 6:55 PM 52,457 Views 183 Comments

Today the hospital said it had been supporting the woman after a hoax call from the Australian radio station.

3 big questions answered on Prince Charles's official website
# Prince Chaz
From The Daily Edge
# Prince Chaz

3 big questions answered on Prince Charles's official website

Nov 20th 2012, 1:06 PM 9,277 Views 34 Comments

How many boiled eggs does he eat for breakfast?

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials
# Charged
# Charged

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials

Nov 20th 2012, 11:17 AM 3,684 Views 4 Comments

Andy Coulsen and Rebekah Brooks, two former senior figures at News International, have been charged over alleged corrupt payments to public officials.

Danish celeb magazine to print Kate photos tomorrow
# Catherine
# Catherine

Danish celeb magazine to print Kate photos tomorrow

Sep 19th 2012, 2:57 PM 9,538 Views 11 Comments

Se og Hoer will devote a 16-page splash to the photographs – but it won’t be putting them online.

French court bans further publication of topless Kate images
# Kate Middleton
# Kate Middleton

French court bans further publication of topless Kate images

Sep 18th 2012, 11:35 AM 6,289 Views 25 Comments

Closer magazine must hand over its topless images within 24 hours, and will be fined €10,000 per day if it does not comply.

Italian mag publishes topless Kate photos despite legal risk
# Topless Pics
# Topless Pics

Italian mag publishes topless Kate photos despite legal risk

Sep 17th 2012, 3:13 PM 23,020 Views 47 Comments

Italy has a government agency responsible for enforcing privacy issues – but it says it’ll only act if the Royals ask it to.

How the internet freaked out over Kate Middleton's topless photos
# Kate Middleton
From The Daily Edge
# Kate Middleton

How the internet freaked out over Kate Middleton's topless photos

Sep 17th 2012, 12:24 PM 32,898 Views 23 Comments

The web went a little crazy this weekend. Here’s what happened after the news broke…

Rabbitte: Closing Star over Kate pictures would be “nonsense”
# Topless Pics
# Topless Pics

Rabbitte: Closing Star over Kate pictures would be “nonsense”

Sep 17th 2012, 11:46 AM 13,852 Views 58 Comments

The Communcations minister says Richard Desmond’s reaction to the Duchess of Cambridge photos is “completely disproportionate”.

Royals' criminal complaint over topless pics lodged today
# Kate Middleton
# Kate Middleton

Royals' criminal complaint over topless pics lodged today

Sep 17th 2012, 8:30 AM 6,672 Views 40 Comments

The British royal family said their lawyers will lodge the criminal complaint in France today, as Prince William and Kate Middleton continue with their Jubilee tour.

Royal family to lodge criminal complaint over topless photos
# Kate Middleton
# Kate Middleton

Royal family to lodge criminal complaint over topless photos

Sep 16th 2012, 6:48 PM 21,625 Views 45 Comments

The move comes after the Irish Daily Star was heavily criticised for republishing the images of Kate Middleton sunbathing topless.

Royals 'considering legal options' over topless Kate pictures in French magazine
# Ooh La La
# Ooh La La

Royals 'considering legal options' over topless Kate pictures in French magazine

Sep 14th 2012, 8:43 AM 39,958 Views 76 Comments

The French edition of ‘Closer’ magazine says it will publish topless photographs of the Duchess of Cambridge in today’s issue.

The Rose of Tralee and 7 other things Luxembourg has given us
# Better Than Us
From The Daily Edge
# Better Than Us

The Rose of Tralee and 7 other things Luxembourg has given us

Aug 22nd 2012, 12:03 PM 8,281 Views 18 Comments

Including Jean-Claude Juncker, Atlantic 252 and feelings of complete inadequacy.

Naked photos of Prince Harry leaked
# Prince Nekky
From The Daily Edge
# Prince Nekky

Naked photos of Prince Harry leaked

Aug 22nd 2012, 10:07 AM 38,631 Views 66 Comments

In other news, human civilisation has reached its quota of “crown jewels” jokes.

VIDEO: Topless Prince Harry parties in Vegas
# Pass The Sauce Harry
From The Daily Edge
# Pass The Sauce Harry

VIDEO: Topless Prince Harry parties in Vegas

Aug 21st 2012, 2:04 PM 21,714 Views 31 Comments

Prince Harry? Check. Topless? Check. Las Vegas? Check. Pool party? Check. Here’s how it went down, maybe.

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Aug 18th 2012, 10:00 AM 6,290 Views 3 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

Kate Middleton's cousin in Playboy: How the Royals (probably) reacted
# Right Royal Mess
From The Daily Edge
# Right Royal Mess

Kate Middleton's cousin in Playboy: How the Royals (probably) reacted

Aug 16th 2012, 12:47 PM 36,202 Views 20 Comments

The Daily Edge’s guide to the scenes of shock in Buckingham Palace.

Prince Philip returns to hospital as 'precautionary measure'
# Britain
# Britain

Prince Philip returns to hospital as 'precautionary measure'

Aug 15th 2012, 4:35 PM 6,050 Views 78 Comments

Queen Elizabeth’s husband, 91, returns to hospital only two months after treatment for a bladder infection.

Monaco's Princess Caroline announces son's wedding
# Wedding Bells
# Wedding Bells

Monaco's Princess Caroline announces son's wedding

Jul 4th 2012, 6:58 PM 9,395 Views 10 Comments

The 28-year-old is to marry a half-Brazilian, half-Colombian heiress.

Monaco prince puts classic cars up for auction
# For Sale
# For Sale

Monaco prince puts classic cars up for auction

Jun 22nd 2012, 8:58 PM 7,476 Views 3 Comments

Prince Albert is selling off Bentleys and Porsches due to a “comprehensive reorganisation” of his collection. Hey, we’ve all been there.

Prince Philip leaves hospital after five-night stay
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Prince Philip leaves hospital after five-night stay

Jun 9th 2012, 12:01 PM 2,562 Views 34 Comments

The Duke of Edinburgh will now be able to celebrate his 91st birthday at home.