The British government announced proposals Wednesday to bring in pooled pensions and back controversial fracking plans as Queen Elizabeth II opened the final session of parliament before the 2015 general election.
A campaigner for fathers’ rights to see their children was found guilty on Wednesday of defacing a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II while it was hanging in Westminster Abbey.
Queen Elizabeth II will focus on reflection in her annual Christmas broadcast Wednesday, saying it is important to “pause and take stock” of big events amid life’s distractions.
Britain’s monarchy has released a rare photo celebrating the christening of Prince George that shows four generations of royals gathered together.
Three generations of future British kings will gather on Wednesday for the low-key christening of Prince George, the son of Prince William and his wife Catherine.