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King Charles III

Charles III crowned king at first UK coronation in 70 years

Cries of "God Save the King" rang out from the 2,300-strong congregation at Westminster Abbey

06 May 2023 5:54 PM

Farrukh Dhondy | As King Charles III crowned, thoughts about democracy and its alternatives

Millions all over the world will watch as the BBC covers hours of march pasts by troops

06 May 2023 12:05 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Coronation frenzy in UK as crises plague Sunak, others

The betting now is on who will be next as a whiff of concealment if not corruption hangs over Mr Sunak and his wife

28 Apr 2023 12:00 AM

Chariot ride to be shorter for King... Did Modi rap Rishi over Khalistanis?

Even the response on the streets may not be as expansive as it was for the queen.

17 Apr 2023 12:28 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Where are you from? UK row erupts on royal racism, abuse

Can we understand an 83-year-old privileged lady being unaware that her attitude and persistence amounted to “abuse”?

17 Dec 2022 12:00 AM


Rishi Sunak takes charge as UK's first Indian-origin PM after meeting King Charles

The 42-year-old former Chancellor of Exchequer, a devout Hindu, is the youngest British prime minister in 210 years

25 Oct 2022 4:52 PM

Liz Truss resigns as British Prime Minister

She has been in office for just 45 days - the shortest tenure of any British prime minister

20 Oct 2022 7:26 PM

Shreya Sen-Handley | What Chucky did next, and other regal musings

Pointing inquisitors to this column every time a royal question is popped, I’d be at liberty to return to my pleasantly royalty-free life

02 Oct 2022 12:15 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Liz Truss will have array of problems as soon as mourning ends

The first huge problem she will face as the new occupant of 10 Downing Street is the horrible kitsch wallpaper, plastered at PM’s residence

17 Sep 2022 12:00 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | As King, will Charles III stay true to his instincts?

As Defender of the Faith, the King is Supreme Governor of the Anglican Church of England, Britain’s official religion

14 Sep 2022 12:05 AM