UK News

Prince Philip, 97, gives up driving licence

[ad_1] The Duke of Edinburgh is to voluntarily give up his driving licence, Buckingham Palace has said. It comes after the 97-year-old duke was involved in a car crash near the Sandringham estate in Norfolk, in which his Land Rover Freelander landed on its side after a collision with a Kia.This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the
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Prince Philip A149 crash road speed limit ‘to be reduced’

[ad_1] Image copyright Mega Agency Image caption The Duke of Edinburgh's Land Rover overturned following the crash on Thursday The speed limit on the stretch of road where the Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a car crash is expected to be reduced at a council meeting later.Prince Philip, 97, was not injured in the crash on the A149 near the Queen's Sandringham estate on Thursday.Witnesses said the duke's Land
US & World

Saudi Prince al-Faisal warns against US Syria pullout

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP Image caption President Trump announced the troop withdrawal last month A senior member of the Saudi royal family has warned against a US troop withdrawal from Syria.Prince Turki al-Faisal told the BBC the action would have a negative impact, further entrenching Iran, Russia and the rule of President Bashar al-Assad.US President Donald Trump announced in December that it was time to bring US troops home from
Technology

Fresh Prince star Alfonso Ribeiro sues Fortnite over Carlton dance

[ad_1] Image copyright Ian West/PA Wire Image caption Alfonso Ribeiro showing off his moves with former co-star Will Smith The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Alfonso Ribeiro is suing Fortnite's creators Epic Games, accusing them of copying his character's dance moves.Ribeiro is also suing NBA 2K series creators Take-Two Interactive for using the "Carlton Dance". The actor claims the companies unfairly profited from his "creative expression, likeness and celebrity". The
US & World

Jamal Khashoggi: CIA ‘blames Saudi prince for murder’

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP Image caption Saudi Arabia says the crown prince knew nothing of plans for the killing The CIA believes that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to US media reports.Sources close to the agency said it had assessed the evidence in detail. It is understood there is no "smoking gun" but US officials think such an operation would need
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

Halle Berry trolls Prince Harry and reveals teen crush

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Berry referenced Missy Elliot's hit Work It in her tweet Like most teenage boys, Prince Harry had a poster of a famous crush on his wall.In his case, it was Oscar-winning actress and former Bond girl, Halle Berry.Now the US star has jokingly trolled the Duke of Sussex after spotting herself in the background of a recently resurfaced photo.She tagged Missy Elliott in
Entertainment

Prince death: Singer’s family sues doctor over opioid addiction

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP The family of the late US musician Prince is suing his doctor, alleging he failed to properly treat the singer for an opioid addiction.A lawsuit filed in Minnesota, reported by ABC news, alleges that failures by Dr Michael Schulenberg played a "substantial part" in the star's death.Prince died in 2016, aged 57, from an accidental overdose of the painkiller fentanyl, a powerful opioid.Dr Schulenberg has denied
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
UK News

Prince William makes historic visit to Middle East

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption At a garden party for the Queen's birthday, Prince William hailed Jordan's support for refugees Prince William has begun a five-day tour of the Middle East, including the first official royal visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.The Duke of Cambridge is scheduled to meet both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.He arrived in Jordan on Sunday, meeting Crown