Latest articles on Queen Elizabeth Ii

What does the ruling on the suspension of British parliament mean?

The court said that the advice the PM had given to the queen, who formally issued the prorogation order, was "unlawful, void and of no effect"

In Royal News: Meghan and Harry are pregnant

Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019

Handshakes that shook the world

When the leaders of North and South Korea reached across the Military Demarcation Line to shake hands, they symbolically united the peninsula

God save the Queen: Trump’s visit should be downgraded to spare Queen – ex-official

More than 1.6 million people have signed a petition to cancel the state visit.

British royals deny sex claims against Prince Andrew

Royal officials come to the defense of Prince Andrew following claims of a sexual nature made against the Duke of York.

Queen Elizabeth hospitalised with gastroenteritis

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, suffering from gastroenteritis, was admitted to hospital on Sunday, a Buckingham Palace spokesperson has told AFP.

Royal hoax DJs taken off air amid anger over death

There has public outrage after the suspected suicide of a nurse caught out by radio pranksters pretending to be Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles.

The original ‘jubilee’ referred to a movement for social justice

Simon Barrow explores the way in which a thick curtain has been drawn between the patronage, power and unaccountable wealth embodied in monarchy.

More pomp and pageantry mark finale of Jubilee celebrations

Cheering crowds have thronged the streets of London for the grand finale to four days of festivities marking Queen Elizabeth's diamond Jubilee.

Diamond jubilee sends Queen’s popularity soaring

A recent poll shows 80% of Britons want to remain subjects of the queen attributed to increased coverage of the royal family.

Prince Harry and the Bolt of lightning

It wasn't much of a race, but then it really couldn't have been as the world's fastest man and Britain's Prince Harry met up on a track in Jamaica.

Murder most foul as body is found on queen’s estate

British police are treating the discovery of a body on New Year's Day on the queen's Sandringham estate as murder.

Queen visits Prince Philip after health scare

Queen Elizabeth has paid a visit to her 90-year-old husband in hospital as the UK's longest-serving royal consort recovered from minor heart surgery.

Royal family map out queen’s diamond jubilee tour

Britain's royal family will tour the globe next year to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee marking 60 years on the throne.

Wedding a royally quaint affair

Zara Phillips has married England rugby star Mike Tindall but Britain's second royal wedding of the year was largely a low-key affair.

vital information

The Mail & Guardian’s essential coverage of the ongoing coronavirus crisis is free to read for everyone.

If you would like to support us, please consider taking out a subscription.

Latest

Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu’s death

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus

Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

Secret meetings with Zuma could sink Mkhwebane

An alleged string of lies about Mkhwebane’s meeting with the former president in her contentious R3.2-billion Absa report has the public protector in a legal wrangle

Press Releases