Queen Elizabeth’s coffin makes way to abbey ahead of funeral

Monarchs and leaders gather in London for the queen’s funeral Thousands line streets for display of pomp and pageantry Queen Elizabeth was widely revered in Britain and beyond Her death comes as Britain faces the risk of economic crisis LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Leaders and monarchs from across the globe gathered in London on … Read more

Biden to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth lying in state

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Biden to arrive in London ahead of Monday’s funeral World leaders have paid respects at the queen’s coffin Tens of thousands still queuing at lying-in-state LONDON, Sept 18 (Reuters) – US President Joe Biden is expected to pay tribute at the coffin of Queen Elizabeth in … 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 queen’s queue

Queen Elizabeth’s grandchildren to hold vigil Line to see the queen’s coffin stretches to 16.5 hours World leaders start arriving in London for 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 past the coffin … Read more

Queue to see queen’s lying-in-state paused as capacity reached

King Charles visits Wales, last stop of UK tour King and siblings to stand vigil on Friday night Police mount huge security operation ahead of funeral LONDON, Sept 16 (Reuters) – As tens of thousands of people poured into London ahead of Queen Elizabeth’s state funeral on Monday, the miles-long queue of mourners waiting to … Read more

Thousands pass Queen Elizabeth’s coffin as she lies in state in London

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register People queue up for hours King Charles at Highgrove home List of attendees for funeral processions LONDON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Mourners from all walks of life filed past the coffin of Queen Elizabeth through the night as she lay in state in London’s ancient Westminster … Read more

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

Queen’s coffin taken from palace to 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 coffin as … Read more

Leading New Wave film director Jean-Luc Godard dies aged 91

Franco-Swiss director revolutionized post-war cinema His films took a new approach to sex, violence and more Work inspired peers all over the world, including Tarantino Godard died at home in assisted suicide – media PARIS, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Film director Jean-Luc Godard, the godfather of France’s New Wave cinema who pushed cinematic boundaries and … Read more

King Charles, in Northern Ireland, pays tribute to the queen’s peace-making role

King Charles welcomed in Northern Ireland Queen’s coffin to leave Edinburgh for London London prepares for lying in state BELFAST, Sept 13 (Reuters) – Crowds of well-wishers greeted King Charles with handshakes and warm words when he visited Northern Ireland on Tuesday as part of a tour of the United Kingdom to lead mourning for … Read more