Queen Elizabeth’s favourite foods, according to royal chef

With a team of world-class chefs, access to the best food that money can buy, and dining rooms at palaces across the UK, you would have thought meal times are always prestigious in the Windsor household. The chef of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II revealed her favorite eating habits, as he revealed

Meghan Markle to make animated adventure series for Netflix

Meghan Markle is creating and executive producing a new animated series for Netflix, titled “Pearl,” that will focus on a 12-year-old girl’s “heroic adventures.”   The couple signed a deal to produce content for the popular streaming platform after quitting the

Billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in his own ship

Swashbuckling entrepreneur Richard Branson hurtled into space aboard his own winged rocket ship Sunday in his boldest adventure yet, beating out fellow billionaire Jeff Bezos.   The nearly 71-year-old Branson and five crewmates from his Virgin Galactic space tourism company reached an altit

Widow of former Egyptian President Anwar Sadat dies in Egypt

Jehan Sadat, widow of former Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, the first Arab leader to make peace with Israel, died in Egypt on Friday. She was 87.In recent weeks, the Egyptian press reported that Sadat had been in an Egyptian hospital and battling cancer. Last year, she received medical treatment

Prince Harry pays surprise visit to London charity event

Prince Harry has made a surprise appearance at a London charity event to meet seriously ill children. The Duke of Sussex is back in Britain and is due to join his brother, Prince William, to unveil a statue Thursday in honour of their late mother, Princess Diana, on what would have been her 60th

Bolsonaro Fined for Flouting Mask at Mass Motorcycle Rally

Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro led thousands of motorcyclist supporters through the streets of Sao Paulo on Saturday — and got hit with a fine for failure to wear a mask in violation of local pandemic restrictions. The conservative president waved to the crowd from his motorcycle a

Kate Winslet becomes global ambassador of the world's largest cosmetic company

Kate Winslet is among one of the greatest actresses of any generation; she is an icon for the importance of self-belief, and an activist for change. Which is why she is the new face of the world's largest cosmetics company L'Oreal Paris to share the mission for women, "never doubt yourself; we're

Meghan and Harry welcome second child, Lilibet ‘Lili’ Diana

The second baby for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is officially here: Meghan gave birth to a healthy girl on Friday.A spokesperson for Prince Harry and Meghan said Sunday the couple welcomed their child Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor. Their daughter weighed in at 7 lbs, 11 o

Facebook bans former US president Trump for 2 years

Facebook on Friday set its ban on former US president Donald Trump for two years, saying he deserved the maximum punishment for violating platform rules over a deadly attack by his supporters on the US Capitol. The two-year ban will be effective from Jan.7, when Trump was booted off the platform,

Trump’s blog page shuts down a month after launch

Former US President Donald Trump’s blog page, launched last month in the wake of major social media platforms banning him, has been removed from his website. Trump aide Jason Miller on Wednesday said that the page, which had been called “From the Desk of Donald J. Trump,” would

French investigators begin Ghosn hearing in Lebanon capital

French investigators started interrogating former Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn Monday in Lebanon, where he has sought refuge since a dramatic escape from Japan, a court source said.The source told AFP that Ghosn, his defense team, a Lebanese prosecutor sitting in on the hearing and the visitin

Boris Johnson marries Carrie Symonds at London’s Westminster Cathedral

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his fiancee Carrie Symonds married on Saturday in a small private ceremony in London's Westminster Cathedral. They wed in front of a small group of close friends and family, in line with Covid-19 restrictions that limit ceremonies to 30 people.

Palestinians thank Algeria footballer for raising Palestine flag

Palestinians thanked Manchester City's Algerian winger Riyad Mahrez for raising the Palestine flag at the Etihad stadium on Sunday during his team's celebration of the title win. Just minutes after raising the flag of Palestine, Mahrez became the most prominent celebrated figure by Palestinians o

Fenerbahce's Ozil sends Eid prayers to Palestinians

In his Eid message, Fenerbahce star Mesut Ozil sent prayers to Palestinians who are facing incessant Israeli attacks, Anadolu Agency reported. "Eid Mubarak to all Muslims around the world. May all our fasts and duas [prayers] be accepted from this blessed month. My prayers are with thos

Ethereum co-founder donates over $1bn in cryptocurrencies to India’s Covid relief fund

Vitalik Buterin, billionaire co-founder of the cryptocurrency network Ethereum, donated more than $1 billion in digital currencies to the India Covid-Crypto Relief Fund, according to a report. The 27-year-old Mr Buterin, who is the world’s youngest known crypto billionaire, m

Olympia Dukakis who won an Oscar for ‘Moonstruck’ dies at 89

Olympia Dukakis, the veteran stage and screen actress who won an Oscar for her role as Cher’s mother in the romantic comedy Moonstruck, has died. She was 89. Dukakis died on Saturday morning in her home in New York City, according to Allison Levy, her agent at Innovative Artists.

Prince Harry and Meghan to chair Global Citizen's Covid-19 vaccine campaign

Prince Harry and Meghan will serve as the campaign chairs of Global Citizen’s effort to deliver Covid-19 vaccines to medical workers in the world’s poorest countries. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will appear at Vax Live: The Concert to Reunite the World, to be taped Sunday at S

Fashion designer Alber Elbaz dies at 59

Alber Elbaz, the fashion designer whose audacious designs transformed the storied French house Lanvin into an industry darling has died at the age of 59, reported Richemont luxury group. "It was with shock and enormous sadness that I heard of Alber's sudden passing," Richemont chairman Johann Rup