Queen Elizabeth II.

When Tweets Hit the Fan

Saad Zuberi | Posted 09.06.2015 | UK
Saad Zuberi

Ahmen's only offense is that she acted a bit carelessly in the quest to build her brand. The unforgiving coverage and backlash she's received since, I believe, has taken away from the real cause for concern here, which is news distributors and reporters believing that picking up tweets from journalists somehow absolves them from their own duty to double-check facts before running a story.

Things Go From Bad To Worse For BBC Journalist Who 'Killed The Queen'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 04.06.2015 | UK

The BBC has begun an investigation as part of disciplinary proceedings against a journalist who tweeted a "false alarm to the Queen's death". Ahmen...

BBC Journalist In Serious Hot Water After Accidentally Reporting The Demise Of The Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York & Sara Nelson | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK

An embarrassed BBC has been forced to apologise after a journalist at the corporation tweeted the demise of the Queen, and then claimed that her phone...

Express Has Queen Laughing Over Nazi Death Camp

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost News Team | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK

Can someone explain to the royal reporter at the Express why a story about the Queen visiting a Nazi concentration camp is not best served by a pictur...

A Royal Night Out (Review)

Alice Charles | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Alice Charles

When the Second World War ended on May 8 1945, London was determined to see the day out with a bang, not a whimper. The whole world appeared to be cel...

Who Knew 'Princess Of The United Kingdom' Was An Occupation?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK

Well it’s official, the new Royal baby’s birth has been registered and she is now officially Her Royal Highness Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana...

Three Become Four: Royal Baby #2 Has Landed

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK

UPDATE: FIRST PICTURES OF THE NEW ROYAL PRINCESS The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her second child - a girl. The baby girl was delive...

Queen Spotted Canvassing For Ukip In Bromley. Maybe...

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Politics

Ukip have certainly pulled out the big guns for this election campaign - they've put our 88-year-old monarch to work handing out leaflets on Bromley H...

Here's How The Queen's Portrait On Coins Has Changed Since 1953

PA | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK

A new portrait of the Queen that will appear on coins has been unveiled - but it may be some time before the updated money starts showing up in people...

All You Need To Know About Prince George's Royal Baby Usurper

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK

Prince George is soon to be joined by a sibling and Britain will no doubt be gripped once more by royal baby fever. The Duchess of Cambridge is ex...

The Queen Disbands The Monarchy

Fearghas Kelly | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK Comedy
Fearghas Kelly

Charles, Former Prince of Wales, also looked to the future: "I want a real job. I'm 66 and I feel like I have no purpose in life.

Mensch Just Told David Cameron And The Queen To 'F**k Off'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Politics

Former Conservative MP Louise Mensch has unleashed an extraordinary tirade on Twitter, instructing both David Cameron and the Queen to “fuck off”....

A Warning for the Windsors

Robin Lustig | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK
Robin Lustig

I don't think Prince Andrew is a serious threat to the survival of the House of Windsor. Even as the Queen's second son, he's pretty low down the succession pecking order, below Charles, William, the infant Prince George and Harry. And after all, our history is littered with princes behaving badly. The real threat to the family firm is Andrew's big brother.

Extraordinary Claim From Woman Accusing Prince Andrew Denied By Buckingham Palace

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.01.2015 | UK

Buckingham Palace has angrily denied a claim that the woman accusing Prince Andrew of having underage sex with her also met the Queen on a trip to Lon...

10 Most Dubious New Years Honours

Jack May | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Jack May

The New Year always brings, amongst other things, the New Years Honours List. Most of these are great - amazing figures in local communities doing amazing things, or long-suffering civil servants and high-flying diplomats being rewarded for something about 'British interests'.

"Rush Of Bets" On Queen's Abdication Prompt Bookies To Close Bets

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Toby Gladwin | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK

A "rush of bets" has prompted bookmakers Coral to suspend odds on the Queen announcing her abdication in her Christmas Day message. Coral were offe...

The Queen Sends One Tweet, Gets Trolled

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.10.2014 | UK

The Queen has been told to "f*** off and die" after being targeted by Twitter trolls after sending her first royal tweet. It came as she passed a t...

From The Makers Of 'The King's Speech' Comes...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Comedy

In case you missed it - the Queen sent her first tweet today.. (Executive producers: David Schneider, Handface, Amanda Wilkie and Simon Hume)...

The Queen Tweets! OR DID SHE?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Queen has joined the Twitterati. (UPDATE: OR DID SHE? See below...) Elizabeth II has apparently passed a technological milestone - sending the ...

Cameron To Apologise For Letting Cat Out Of The Bag

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2014 | UK

David Cameron is to make an unprecedented apology in person to the Queen, after being caught privately describing her as "purring" in pleasure at the ...

Queen's Reaction To Scottish Referendum Results Met By Humour, Disbelief And Scorn

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.09.2014 | UK

Revelations that the Queen reportedly "purred down the line" to David Cameron following the announcement of the result of the Scottish referendum were...

Queen's Scottish Referendum Views Have 'Slipped Out'... Again

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK

The Queen's views on independence may have been revealed once more. She has reportedly said she hopes people will "think very carefully about the futu...

Royal Hoax Radio Station Makes Big Gesture To Nurse's Family

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK

The Australian radio company behind a hoax royal phone call has donated a six-figure sum to the family of nurse Jacintha Saldanha, who killed herself ...

April Fool's and Sweat in Hong Kong

Bytestories | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Comedy

I thought this was a very good April Fool's day prank that was played upon the passengers aboard Cunard's Queen Elizabeth, whilst I was on board in 2012.

Liz Set To Become Longest Reigning Monarch

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK

The Queen is set to become the longest ever reigning monarch in British history next year. On September 9 2015, she will pass the record set by her gr...