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# royal-family - Monday 10 June, 2013

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 9,221 Views 44 Comments

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

# royal-family - Thursday 6 June, 2013

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 8,557 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 21,594 Views 46 Comments

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

# royal-family - Monday 20 May, 2013

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 7,510 Views 23 Comments

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

# royal-family - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Judge names Spanish princess in corruption case
# Spain
# Spain

Judge names Spanish princess in corruption case

Apr 4th 2013, 5:15 PM 9,358 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.

# royal-family - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Police taser man outside Buckingham Palace
# Tasered
# Tasered

Police taser man outside Buckingham Palace

Feb 3rd 2013, 3:29 PM 14,364 Views 29 Comments

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

# royal-family - Monday 28 January, 2013

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 9,625 Views 33 Comments

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

# royal-family - Friday 4 January, 2013

'Do not publish' Diana photo up for auction in US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 20,539 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.

# royal-family - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

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 13,499 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.

# royal-family - Saturday 8 December, 2012

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 26,660 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.

# royal-family - Friday 7 December, 2012

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 52,435 Views 183 Comments

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

# royal-family - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

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 9,263 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 3,667 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.

# royal-family - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

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

Danish celeb magazine to print Kate photos tomorrow

Sep 19th 2012, 2:57 PM 9,494 Views 11 Comments

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

# royal-family - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

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 6,262 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.

# royal-family - Monday 17 September, 2012

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 22,931 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 32,501 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 13,829 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 6,658 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 - Sunday 16 September, 2012

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 21,593 Views 45 Comments

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

# royal-family - Friday 14 September, 2012

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 39,939 Views 76 Comments

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

# royal-family - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

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 8,267 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 38,462 Views 66 Comments

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

# royal-family - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

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 21,671 Views 31 Comments

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

# royal-family - Saturday 18 August, 2012

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

Top readers' comments of the week

Aug 18th 2012, 10:00 AM 6,276 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?

# royal-family - Thursday 16 August, 2012

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 36,129 Views 20 Comments

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

# royal-family - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

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

Prince Philip returns to hospital as 'precautionary measure'

Aug 15th 2012, 4:35 PM 6,034 Views 78 Comments

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

# royal-family - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

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 9,371 Views 10 Comments

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

# royal-family - Friday 22 June, 2012

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 7,457 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.

# royal-family - Saturday 9 June, 2012

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 2,550 Views 34 Comments

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

# royal-family - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

VIDEO: How London looked from a Spitfire plane during Queen celebrations
# Diamond Jubilee
# Diamond Jubilee

VIDEO: How London looked from a Spitfire plane during Queen celebrations

Jun 6th 2012, 1:17 PM 6,083 Views 37 Comments

The UK’s Ministry of Defence has released the video taken from the wing of a Spitfire fighter plane. You can even spot Buckingham Palace…

# royal-family - Monday 4 June, 2012

Prince Philip hospitalised with bladder infection
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Prince Philip hospitalised with bladder infection

Jun 4th 2012, 5:38 PM 6,663 Views 49 Comments

Buckingham Palace says the 91-year-old Duke of Edinburgh’s hospitalisation is a “precautionary measure” amid the Diamond Jubilee celebrations.

# royal-family - Thursday 10 May, 2012

VIDEO: Watch Prince Charles present the weather on the BBC
# Hoping For Reign
From The Daily Edge
# Hoping For Reign

VIDEO: Watch Prince Charles present the weather on the BBC

May 10th 2012, 3:49 PM 5,553 Views 33 Comments

Watch out Evelyn Cusack: there’s some new competition in town.

# royal-family - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

PICS: Immortalised in wax - Kate and Will
# Royal Waxworks
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Waxworks

PICS: Immortalised in wax - Kate and Will

Apr 4th 2012, 11:46 AM 3,889 Views 12 Comments

A year into their marriage, the royal couple are looking a little stiff…oh wait..

# royal-family - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Royal gatecrasher: Queen drops in on wedding
# Wedding Crasher
# Wedding Crasher

Royal gatecrasher: Queen drops in on wedding

Mar 24th 2012, 7:12 PM 11,059 Views 28 Comments

The Queen briefly crashed the wedding and posed for photos (but didn’t stick around for the cake).

# royal-family - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Video: Finnish president's husband caught checking out Danish princess's cleavage
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

Video: Finnish president's husband caught checking out Danish princess's cleavage

Feb 22nd 2012, 8:53 PM 17,840 Views 28 Comments

Busted.

# royal-family - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Prince Harry may return to Afghanistan as front line pilot
# Apache
# Apache

Prince Harry may return to Afghanistan as front line pilot

Feb 9th 2012, 8:36 AM 2,613 Views 45 Comments

Captain Wales became a fully-qualified Apache Attack helicopter pilot yesterday.

# royal-family - Monday 6 February, 2012

GALLERY: Queen Elizabeth marks 60 years of power
# Diamond Jubilee
# Diamond Jubilee

GALLERY: Queen Elizabeth marks 60 years of power

Feb 6th 2012, 4:49 PM 4,793 Views 49 Comments

Britain’s King George VI died sixty years ago today – making his eldest daughter, then 25, the head of seven different countries. She’s now the head of 16 – and has ruled over no fewer than 32.

# royal-family - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee
# Shindig
From The Daily Edge
# Shindig

Queen to be honoured with 1,000-boat flotilla for jubilee

Jan 18th 2012, 1:46 PM 2,599 Views 24 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II marks the 60th anniversary of her coronation this year and our neighbours are not keeping the celebrations low-key.

# royal-family - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Fergie charged by Turkish court over orphans film
# Fergie
# Fergie

Fergie charged by Turkish court over orphans film

Jan 12th 2012, 7:04 PM 7,637 Views 20 Comments

The Duchess of York secretly filmed orphanages in Turkey for a 2008 ITV documentary – but Turkey now says she broke the law.