After Queen’s death, Commonwealth countries rekindle debate over monarch as head of state

London – The death of Queen Elizabeth II reignited the debate over the future and unity of the British Commonwealth, a group of 15 independent countries that have recognized the Queen – and now the new King Charles III – as their formal head of state, democratically above the leader elected from each country. This … Read more

King Charles walks behind the Queen’s coffin in procession through Edinburgh

London CNN — King Charles III was joined by his siblings – Princes Andrew and Edward and Princess Anne – as they briefly watched around of Queen Elizabeth II coffin on Monday evening. The Royal Family have stood guard over the coffin at St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh, Scotland, where it will rest until Tuesday … Read more

Donald Trump is not invited to Queen’s funeral and Joe Biden will have to take the bus

Royalist is The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royalty and royals. Subscribe here to receive it in your inbox every Sunday. If Donald Trump thought his Queen Elizabeth hagiography published on his Truth Social site and the Daily Mail in the days after his death secure him an invitation to his funeral, he will … Read more

Live updates: Death of Queen Elizabeth and accession of King Charles

Camilla travels to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2017. (Chris Jackson/Pool/Getty Images) With that of her husband accession to the throne following the death of Queen Elizabeth II On Thursday, Camilla became queen consort and will take on a new and more important role alongside King Charles III. Just above 25 years after the death of … Read more

King Charles III pledges the rest of his life to the monarchy as he is proclaimed king

London CNN — King Charles III consecrated “what remains to me of my life” to “the heavy task entrusted to me” after having been formally confirmed as the new king of uk in a ceremony steeped in tradition and pageantry at St. James’s Palace on Saturday. Charles became monarch on the death of Queen Elizabeth … Read more

Live updates: Death of Queen Elizabeth and accession of King Charles

Camilla travels to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2017. (Chris Jackson/Pool/Getty Images) With that of her husband accession to the throne following the death of Queen Elizabeth II On Thursday, Camilla became queen consort and will take on a new and more important role alongside King Charles III. Just above 25 years after the death of … Read more

Prince Harry makes lonely departure from Balmoral, suggesting bitter royal feud outlived the Queen

Prince Harry left Balmoral Castle on Friday morning the same way he arrived, alone. The prince, who spent just over 12 hours at Balmoral, became separated from his family since he and his wife, Meghan Markle, stepped down as senior royals and gave a series of interviews condemning the family and the institution, and making … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II dies at 96

London CNN — Queen Elizabeth IIlongest-serving British monarch whose reign spanned seven decadesdied Thursday at the age of 96, Buckingham Palace announced. The Queen’s eldest son, Charles, became King Charles III. “The Queen passed away peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon. The King and Queen consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and return to London … Read more