Two Bahrain-based residents will be awarded the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) as their names have been announced in Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Honours List, the British Embassy announced last night.
Relations between the Soviet Union and the West had become so tense 30 years ago that British officials drew up a speech for Queen Elizabeth to deliver to the nation in the event of a nuclear war, newly released archives showed on Thursday.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth began the fourth and final day of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations on Tuesday with a solo appearance at a thanksgiving service in St.Paul's Cathedral ahead of a horse-drawn procession and a wave from Buckingham Palace
Britain's Queen Elizabeth joined an armada of 1,000 boats down London's River Thames to the pealing of bells on Sunday in a spectacular highlight of four days of nationwide celebrations to mark her 60th year on the throne.
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The Irish army blew up a makeshift bomb found in a bus outside Dublin ahead of a historic visit by Britain's Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday, amid the biggest security operation ever mounted by the state.
The Queen's visit, the first by