Egypt ‘seizes’ Ever Given megaship which blocked the Suez Canal until owners pay $900M compensation

A megaship which blocked Egypt‘s Suez Canal and crippled world trade for nearly a week has been ‘seized’ on court orders until the vessel’s owners pay $900 million, canal authorities said Tuesday. The MV Ever Given was seized due to its failure to pay $900 million in compensation, Suez Canal Authority chief Osama Rabie was … Read more

Prince Philip dies: Prince William and Kate pay tribute on website

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have shared a loving tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh online days after he died at Windsor Castle at the age of 99. Prince William, 38, and Kate Middleton’s, 39, official website for the Royal Foundation has been updated to feature a large black-and-white photograph of Prince Philip stretching across … Read more

Parents will NOT have to pay for Covid tests for children under 11 for holidays abroad

Parents will NOT have to pay for Covid tests for children under 11 as part of new ‘traffic light’ system for foreign holidays from May 17 Under 11s won’t have to take Covid-19 tests before flying out and returning home  Travel industry figures say families would be reluctant to book with big test costs Transport Secretary … Read more

Defiant mourners continue to travel to Buckingham Palace to pay respects to Prince Philip

Mourners defied public health advice to stay at home and continued to lay flowers for Prince Philip at royal palaces through the night and from dawn today as Britain marks his death at the age of 99. The bouquets, flowers, cards, Union Flags and balloons are being moved away by staff almost as soon as … Read more

London taxi drivers pay tribute to Prince Philip who dies aged 99

Huge convoy of London black cabs line The Mall outside Buckingham Palace to pay their respects to Prince Philip following his death aged 99 Dozens of London black taxi drivers made their way to The Mall to pay tribute to the Duke of Edinburgh  Prince Philip passed away peacefully yesterday morning at Windsor Castle according … Read more

Prince Philip dies: US Presidents Biden, Trump, Obama, Clinton, Bush and Carter pay tribute

Joe Biden led tributes to Prince Philip from US Presidents on Friday morning, saying his legacy ‘will live on’ long after his death at the age of 99.   Prince Philip died on Friday, peacefully at Windsor Castle, 74 years after marrying Queen Elizabeth II and 68 years after her coronation. During his extraordinary life, he saw … Read more

Prince Philip dies: Harry and Meghan Markle pay tribute on Archewell website

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle today paid a short tribute to Prince Philip following news of the Duke of Edinburgh’s death. In a post on their Archwell website, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex paid tribute to his grandfather with the two line message: ‘Thank you for your services… You will be greatly missed.’ The … Read more

‘Thank you for your service’: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle pay tribute to Prince Philip

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle today paid a short tribute to Prince Philip following news of the Duke of Edinburgh’s death. In a post on their Archwell website, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex paid tribute to his grandfather with the two line message: ‘Thank you for your services… You will be greatly missed.’ The … Read more

Prince Philip dies: Duke of Edinburgh Award CEO and royal patronages pay tribute to service

Prince Philip touched the lives of millions around the world as patron of hundreds of charities and organisations. But his lasting legacy will be especially immortalised in the scheme he founded to empower young people – and was named after him – the Duke of Edinburgh Award.  Founded in 1956, his enterprise has benefitted a phenomenal … Read more