Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II approves suspension of UK Parliament

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has approved Prime Minister Boris Johnson's plan to suspend parliament, a statement from the official body of advisers to the Queen, known as the Privy Council, said on Wednesday. The statement confirmed that parliament would be suspended on a day between September 9 and September 12, until October 14. "It is … Continue reading Queen Elizabeth II approves suspension of UK Parliament

Paradise Papers: A list of the rich and famous you never knew were mentioned

Apple, Bono and Queen Elizabeth II are just a few of the big names and companies revealed in the Paradise Papers leak to have shifted money across the globe to cut tax. The spotlight on the tax affairs of the rich and powerful comes after a trove of documents was released by the US-based International … Continue reading Paradise Papers: A list of the rich and famous you never knew were mentioned

The Queen: Art and Image Exhibition.

Visitors look at 'Lightness of Being' by Chris Levine Multiple portraits of the Queen by Andy Warhol. A pair of royal portraits were reunited for the first time in more than quarter of a century in a 2012 exhibition about the Queen. The works by Italian portrait painter Pietro Annigoni went on display at the … Continue reading The Queen: Art and Image Exhibition.