Queen Elizabeth’s coffin on its way to its final resting place

Queen’s coffin on the way to its final resting place in Windsor Monarchs and leaders gather in London for a state funeral Thousands line the streets for display of pomp and pageantry Queen Elizabeth was widely revered in Britain and beyond Death comes as Britain faces the risk of economic crisis LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) … Read more

Queen’s death shines spotlight on wrongs suffered by indigenous people

Indigenous Australian parliamentarian Lidia Thorpe raises her fist during her swearing-in ceremony in the Senate chamber at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, August 1, 2022. AAP Image/Lukas Coch via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SYDNEY/TORONTO, Sept 18 (Reuters) – When newly elected indigenous Australian parliamentarian Lidia Thorpe took her oath … Read more

King Charles, William greet well-wishers in the queen’s queue

Queen Elizabeth’s grandchildren to hold a vigil The line to see the queen’s coffin stretches to 16.5 hours World leaders start arriving in London for the funeral LONDON, Sept 17 (Reuters) – King Charles and his son William shook hands and greeted well-wishers who had queued for hours in central London on Saturday to file … Read more

Queen Elizabeth’s funeral will unite the world as mourners queue for miles

Grandeur of Elizabeth’s state funeral revealed Prince William: procession reminded me of mother Diana People queue for hours to file past coffin List of attendees for the funeral grows LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – The state funeral of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth will unite people from across the globe, the official in charge of the huge … Read more

King Charles, William and Harry reunited in grief to escort the queen’s coffin

Queen’s coffin taken from the palace to the parliament William and Harry in royal procession Four days of lying in state Long queues as people wait hours to see the coffin LONDON, Sept 14 (Reuters) – King Charles, his sons Princes William and Harry and other senior royals joined a solemn procession taking Queen Elizabeth’s … Read more

King Charles heads to N.Ireland, queen’s coffin to be flown to London

King Charles to visit Northern Ireland Queen’s coffin to leave Edinburgh for London Crowds already gathered London prepared for lying in state BELFAST/EDINBURGH, Sept 13 (Reuters) – King Charles heads to Northern Ireland on Tuesday, leading the mourning for Queen Elizabeth in the four parts of the United Kingdom before his mother’s coffin is flown … Read more

King Charles addresses the parliament, heads to Scotland for the queen’s vigil

New king visits parliament for message of condolence Charles then flies to Edinburgh, to keep vigil Queen Elizabeth’s coffin to move from the palace to the cathedral Prince Harry pays personal tribute Details announced of lying in state of the late queen EDINBURGH, Sept 12 (Reuters) – King Charles called Britain’s parliament the “living and … Read more

Queen Elizabeth’s coffin arrives in Edinburgh as mourners line the streets

Queen’s coffin taken from Balmoral Castle where she died Coffin arrives at the royal palace in Edinburgh Crowds, some tearful, line the route A mass of flowers left outside royal palaces Funeral will be held on Sept. 19 EDINBURGH, Scotland, Sept 11 (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth’s coffin arrived in Edinburgh on Sunday after a six-hour … Read more