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Prince Philip’s ex-aide up on child sex charges

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The former personal assistant of Prince Philip has been charged with sexually abusing a girl while he was working for the royal family in the 1970s, prosecutors have said. Benjamin Herman, now 79, was the personal assistant or “equerry” to the 93-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth from 1971 to 1974. …

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Taxpayers forced to pay bill for Prince Charles visit

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Australian taxpayers will be charged close to half a million dollars for this month’s brief royal tour. Prince Charles and Camilla are due to fly out of Australia on Sunday after a five-day tour that took them to Adelaide, the Barossa Valley, Canberra, Sydney, Perth and Albany. But they’ll be …

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Welfare cheat Prince Philip once again shows disdain for humanity

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Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, who once expressed his wish to come back as a virulent disease and decimate humanity, has again revealed his contempt for the lower classes in Britain. During a visit to a Dagenham, east London community center the longest-serving consort of a reigning British monarch asked …

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Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah clinically dead: Report says

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Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz is reported to be clinically dead as the monarch is not recently seen in the public. A Saudi journalist working for London-Based Asharq Alawsat says the Saudi monarch has been clinically dead since Wednesday. He also quoted medical sources in Saudi Arabia as saying …

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Australia should abandon British monarchy, says former PM Paul Keating

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“No great country has the monarch of another country as their head of state,” said former Prime Minister Paul Keating, firmly raising the call for a republic in conversation with journalist Kerry O’Brien on Tuesday evening. As well as an Australian republic, new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, geopolitics, and even …

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Royal Family may be investigated in child sex inquiry

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The British Royal Family will not be exempt from scrutiny over pedophile allegations and may be asked to provide evidence to a newly launched child sex abuse inquiry, it has emerged. Justice Lowell Goddard, the New Zealand judge chairing the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, had initially not included the …

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British protesters condemn BBC’s pro-royals bias

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The British anti-Monarchy activists have demonstrated outside the BBC headquarters in Bristol, London, to demand the state-run broadcaster stops promoting monarchy. The protesters condemned the pro-royal atmosphere in the BBC carrying placards that read “You’re not the Palace PR Machine”, “Monarchy: a Monstrous Carbuncle on our Democracy” and “Report, Don’t …

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Queen speaks on broken system, while wearing diamond crown

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Last week the Conservative government’s plans were officially rolled out, rubber stamped, by way of the Queen‘s customary speech, following the formation of David Cameron‘s government. Thousands of people are expected to attend numerous protests in the capital on Saturday to demonstrate against further planned cuts to welfare and the …

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Bilderberg Group 2014 to meet in Denmark

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The 2014 meeting of the Bilderberg Group – a secretive organization of global power brokers – will take place in Denmark at the end of May. The announcement was made today on the official ‘Bilderberg Meetings’ website, which states simply, “The 62nd Bilderberg meeting will take place at the end of …

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Covered-up: Prince Charles’ links to mass pedophile Jimmy Savile

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A top-level cover-up was ordered to hide close links between Prince Charles and paedo Jimmy Savile, we can reveal today. The full truth has been uncovered following a seven-month battle by the Daily Star Sunday. A raft of documents was released last year showing former Prime Minister Maggie Thatcher’s dealings …

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UK MPs to examine royal expenses

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Following a change in the British law that allows MPs to look into royal finances, Queen Elizabeth and the royal family face an inquiry into their expenses that would decide whether they provide value for taxpayer money. The inquiry, to be launched later this year by the House of Commons’ …

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Royal family enjoys veto power in all British govt. affairs

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The British Queen and her son Prince Charles enjoy a veto power, by which they can annul any new laws being drafted against their interest in the government, it has been revealed. The revelation came after the coalition government lost the battle to keep information about the level of royal …

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Queen and Prince Charles must be consulted before laws are passed

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A little-known power enjoyed by the Queen and Prince of Wales to alter new laws is due to be exposed after the government lost a legal battle to keep details of its application private. The information commissioner has ruled that the Cabinet Office must publish an internal Whitehall guide to the way …

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The British Royal Family is costing taxpayers more than ever

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Taxpayers in the United Kingdom are paying more money than ever for the Royal Family. The latest Sovereign Grant accounts were published early last week and they show that the monarchy cost £67 million ($86 million) in 2018-19 – a 41 percent increase on the previous financial year. Statista’s Niall McCarthy notes one interesting …

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