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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’ powerful Public Accounts Committee, will grill the Queen’s closest allies, The ... Read More »

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 interference in politics secret. Governmental papers prepared by Cabinet Office ... Read More »

Receptionist who was duped by Australian DJs’ prank call to Kate Middleton’s hospital call dies in suspected suicide

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A receptionist at the private hospital which treated the Duchess of Cambridge has died in a suspected suicide – two days after being duped by an amateurish hoax from an Australian radio station. The woman’s unconscious body was found at an address yards away from King Edward VII Hospital, where she worked, just before 9.30am today. The emergency services were ... Read More »

UK Queen in hideout over pedophile Jimmy Savile; why?

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II who recently raised public outcry for stepping out of her constitutional limits and intervening in a high-profile extradition case, is now keeping a low profile in a scandal in which she has been directly involved. Back in September, it emerged that the Queen privately lobbied a British Home Secretary in the former Labour administrations to arrest ... Read More »