Politics

Prince Charles won’t speak out when he becomes king

[ad_1] The Prince of Wales says he will stop speaking out on topics he feels strongly about when he becomes king, as he is "not that stupid".He has campaigned on issues such as the environment for decades but says he would not do the same as monarch.Speaking in a BBC documentary to mark his 70th birthday, Prince Charles said the idea that he would continue making interventions was "nonsense".He said
Entertainment

Charles Aznavour, French singing star, dies at 94

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images French singer and songwriter Charles Aznavour has died at 94 after a career lasting more than 80 years, a spokesman has confirmed. The star died at one of his homes in the south east of France.The performer, born to Armenian immigrants, sold more than 180 million records and featured in over 60 films. He was best known for his 1974 hit She and was awarded
Education

Prince Charles launches research for an ‘uncertain world’

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Prince Charles says that objective evidence is needed now more than ever Prince Charles is launching a major research initiative with the University of Cambridge, addressing the challenges of a time "full of uncertainty".Businesses and academics are being brought together to address the "most pressing" global challenges, in fields such as health and the environment.The scheme will create 12 new research fellowships at
Business

Govia Thameslink chief executive Charles Horton resigns

[ad_1] Image copyright Alamy Image caption Every train time changed on 20 May The boss of beleaguered rail firm Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) is to resign.Passengers have faced major disruption as hundreds of trains were cancelled following the introduction of new timetables in May.GTR, which runs Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern, said chief executive Charles Horton would remain in post for a short time to oversee the development a temporary
UK News

Prince Charles meets Sinn Féin leaders in Cork

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The prince took time to flick through the Great Book of Ireland at University College Cork The Prince of Wales has held a private meeting with the leadership of Sinn Féin on Thursday.Sinn Féin president Mary Lou McDonald and vice president Michelle O'Neill met with the prince in Cork.The prince and his wife Camilla are on a two-day visit to the Republic of
UK News

Royal wedding 2018: Prince Charles to walk Meghan down the aisle

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Prince Charles will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle on Saturday when she marries Prince Harry, Kensington Palace has said.Ms Markle's father, Thomas, is unable to attend the wedding, after undergoing heart surgery.The Prince of Wales was "pleased to be able to welcome Ms Markle to the Royal Family in this way", the palace added.Prince Harry's grandfather, the Duke of Edinburgh, will also attend the