Hong Kong police arrest man playing harmonica at Queen’s wake on suspicion of sedition

Editor’s note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s news bulletin Meanwhile in China, a tri-weekly update exploring what you need to know about the country’s rise and its impact on the world. register here hong kong CNN — A man suspected of sedition has been arrested in Hong Kong after playing the harmonica … Read more

Princess Charlotte tells Prince George to bow at Queen’s funeral

The legacy of Queen Elizabeth II lives on. Princess Charlotte was captured giving her older brother Prince George instructions on how to behave at their great-grandmother’s funeral on Monday. In a short video from the lavish ceremony in London, England, Charlotte, 7, leaned over 9-year-old George and waved as she appeared to whisper: “You must … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II mourned by Britain and the world at funeral

By DANICA KIRKA, MIKE CORDER and SAMYA KULLAB September 19, 2022 GMT https://apnews.com/article/queen-elizabeth-ii-funeral-bfe59d9c8f31d339f2cec2f8479cc3ce LONDON (AP) — Britain and the world have bid farewell to Queen Elizabeth II on Monday with a state funeral that drew presidents and kings, princes and prime ministers – and crowds to the streets of London and to Windsor Castle – … Read more

Biden, other VIPs keep a low profile as spotlight remains on late Queen

LONDON (AP) — U.S. presidents typically cause a stir when they travel overseas, hold the spotlight and quickly becomes the center of attention. Not this time. For the US President Joe Biden and other presidents, prime ministers and dignitaries, there were no red carpet arrivals, no grand speeches and no press conferences as they gathered … Read more

Meghan Markle joins Prince Harry and the royal family at the Queen’s funeral

Meghan Markle joined Prince Harry and the Royal Family as they walked behind Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin at the monarch’s funeral on Monday. Follow Page Six’s coverage of Queen Elizabeth’s funeral: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex walked behind Prince George, 9, and Princess Charlotte, 7, as the coffin made its way to Westminster Abbey. … Read more

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle relegated to second row at Queen Elizabeth’s funeral

Royalist is The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royalty and royals. Subscribe here to receive it in your inbox every Sunday. The expectation that the British Royal Family would use the Queen’s funeral to build bridges with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was brutally shattered on Monday morning after the couple were seated in … Read more

Jill Biden says she is overwhelmed with love and respect for Queen Elizabeth II in London

CNN — First Lady Jill Biden is overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and respect she shows Queen Elizabeth II during his visit to London with President Joe Bidenin particular the viewing of the Queen’s coffin at Westminster Hall, she told CNN on Sunday. “It was really moving. We walked in there, Joe and I, … Read more

Prince George and Princess Charlotte to attend Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral

King Charles IIIand the other three children of Queen Elizabeth IIwill be joined by the Prince and Princess of Wales, Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Harry and Meghan – and several others – to walk in the motorcade behind the Queen’s coffin at her funeral on Monday, according to order service released Sunday night by … Read more

Bidens among thousands paying tribute to Queen Elizabeth II

LONDON (AP) — U.S. President Joe Biden paid his respects at the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday as thousands of police, hundreds of British troops and an army of officials made final preparations for the Queen’s state funeral — a spectacular display of national mourning which also be the largest gathering of world … Read more

Full schedule and what to expect

Queen Elizabeth II will finally be laid to rest on Monday – a funeral that has been meticulously planned for decades and is expected to be the most-watched live event in television history. After 10 days of tributes and ceremonies, King Charles III and his royal family will lead a final day of farewell pomp … Read more