Prince Harry to quit British army after 10 years

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 | Leave a Comment

London: Prince Harry announced Tuesday he is to leave the British army after 10 years´ service that has seen him fight on the front line twice in Afghanistan. The 30-year-old said it had been a “really tough decision” to conclude his military service in June, but added that he was looking forward to a new chapter in his life. His decision will come as a surprise to many royal-watchers as the prince was... 

Prince William meets Xi visits sites on China visit  

Posted by on Mar 02, 2015 | Leave a Comment

Beijing: Britain´s Prince William met China´s Communist President Xi Jinping on Monday before strolling through the Forbidden City, the former home of the country´s deposed imperial dynasties. Xi warmly welcomed the second-in-line to the British throne, making the highest-profile visit to China by a member of the royal family since Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip in 1986. William was met by the... 

Prince William swaps royal notes with Japan emperor

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 | Leave a Comment

TOKYO: Britain´s Prince William compared royal notes with Japan´s imperial family on Friday in the tradition-laden Imperial Palace that dominates central Tokyo. The young scion of the House of Windsor was welcomed by Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko at the entrance of the imposing palace, which is cut off from the hustle and bustle of Tokyo by a large moat. Akihito, whose family claims to be able to trace its... 

PM Nawaz meets Saudi Crown Prince

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 | Leave a Comment

RIYADH: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is on a two-day visit to Saudi Arabia to meet King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz. The prime minister met Crown Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud and discussed Pak-Saudi relations. Prime Minister Sharif also inquired about the health of the Saudi King. In his pre-departure statement, Nawaz Sharif said that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are tied in close bonds of shared faith and values. ... 

Prince William Kate expecting second baby

Posted by on Sep 08, 2014 | Leave a Comment

LONDON: Britain´s Prince William and his wife Kate are “very pleased” to announce that they are expecting their second child, Kensington Palace said on Monday. The prince´s grandmother Queen Elizabeth II was said to be “delighted” at the news, which comes less than 14 months after the birth of the couple´s first child, Prince George. Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, is again suffering from... 

Pop icon Prince blasts music bosses always at beach

Posted by on May 05, 2014 | Leave a Comment

LOS ANGELES: US pop icon Prince fueled his long-running feud with music industry bosses Monday, slamming them for being “always at the beach,” while hard-working artists make fortunes for them. The 55-year-old, who only weeks ago agreed a new deal with Warner Bros and who is due to release a new studio album, said he has had enough of record label supremos living the good life on the back of musicians. The... 

Saudi replaces veteran intel chief Prince Bandar

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 | Leave a Comment

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has replaced its veteran intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan “at his own request”, an official television station in the kingdom announced Tuesday. In a royal decree, the powerful official was replaced “at his own request” by his deputy, Yousef al-Idrissi, said Al-Ekhbariya, a government-run satellite channel. Bandar was abroad for several months for health reasons,... 

Saudi Crown Prince Salman arrives in Pakistan

Posted by on Feb 15, 2014 | Leave a Comment

ISLAMABAD: Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud arrived here Saturday on a three-day visit to Pakistan to further cement brotherly ties between the two countries and discuss regional situation. A red carpet was rolled out for the Saudi Crown Prince, also Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence of Saudi Arabia, as he alighted from the special aircraft at Nur Khan Airbase. Prime Minister... 

Prince plays London livingroom gig

Posted by on Feb 05, 2014 | Leave a Comment

LONDON: When Prince came to London a few years ago, he played more than 20 nights at the vast O2 arena. This time, he played a suburban living room to a dozen people. The enigmatic star flew into London on Tuesday at the start of a still-evolving string of dates in support of forthcoming album “Plectrum Electrum,” recorded with all-female trio 3RDEYEGIRL. Details remain scarce, but Prince said he hoped to... 

Prince William goes back to college

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013 | Leave a Comment

LONDON: Britain’s Prince William is to become a full-time student of agricultural management for 10 weeks as he forges a life after the military, the royal family announced on Monday. William will learn about the issues facing rural communities and the farming industry in Britain during the course, which begins next week at the prestigious Cambridge University. The course will help the 31-year-old prince in his... 
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