Queen Elizabeth’s Jewels On Show At Buckingham Palace For Platinum Jubilee

LONDON – Portrait pictures of a young Elizabeth II taken at the beginning of her reign and the jewels are going on display at Buckingham Palace from Friday. Tiaras, earrings and necklaces from part of ‘The Queen Accession’ exhibition making her record – breaking seven decades on the throne. Ninety – six – year – … More Queen Elizabeth’s Jewels On Show At Buckingham Palace For Platinum Jubilee

Actress Julianne Moore To Head Venice Film Festival Jury

PARIS, France – OSCAR winning actress Julianne Moore will head the main competition jury at this year’s Venice Film Festival, organisers said on Friday. Moore will be joined in deciding this year’s winners by French director Audrey Diwan, who scooped the festival’s Golden Lion award last year for her film ‘Happening’, Iranian actress Leila Hatami, … More Actress Julianne Moore To Head Venice Film Festival Jury

William At 40: A Milestone Birthday In A Life Under Scrutiny

LONDON – The world watched as Prince William grew from a towheaded schoolboy to a dashing air – sea rescue pilot to a balding father of three. But as he turns 40 on Tuesday, William is making the biggest change yet: assuming an increasingly central role in the royal family as he prepares for his … More William At 40: A Milestone Birthday In A Life Under Scrutiny

Dior Show In Spain Glitters With Flamenco Notes, Couture Collaborations

PARIS, France – A live show by Christian Dior in the Spanish city of Seville on Thursday included a colourful celebration of flamenco. The event is one of several that mark the return of luxury labels to the catwalk after a period of dormancy during the COVID-19 pandemic. The event in the city’s historic Plaza … More Dior Show In Spain Glitters With Flamenco Notes, Couture Collaborations

Italy’s La Scala Will Open New Season With Russian Opera

MILAN, Italy – Italy’s La Scala will open its 2023-23 season with a performance of ‘Boris Godunov’, a Russian – composed opera performed by Russian artists, with no plans for a cultural boycott despite the invasion of Ukraine. ‘I’m not for a witch hunt not for the cancellation of Russian works’, Dominique Meyer, artistic director … More Italy’s La Scala Will Open New Season With Russian Opera

Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez Lead Star Line – Up At Tribeca Filmfest

PARIS, France – A Jennifer Lopez documentary, a ‘Heat’ reunion and a talk with chart – topper Taylor Swift are among the highlights of this year’s Tribeca Film Festival which opens in New York on Wednesday. Lopez herself is scheduled to attend the screening of ‘Halftime’, a film about the singer and actor’s career which … More Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez Lead Star Line – Up At Tribeca Filmfest

Harry And Meghan Release Lilibet’s First Birthday Photo

LONDON – A new photo released on Monday by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle showed their daughter Lilibet celebrating her first birthday in a backyard picnic over the weekend. Wearing a light blue frock white bow on her head, the red – haired toddler sat on the grass in a candid snapshot taken by close … More Harry And Meghan Release Lilibet’s First Birthday Photo

Queen Elizabeth ‘Humbled’ By Cheering Jubilee Crowds

LONDON – Queen Elizabeth said she was humbled by the support she had received during her Platinum Jubilee after crowds of royal fans cheered her appearance on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, flanked by her heir Prince Charles and two other future kings. The 96 – year – old monarch had withdrawn from several events … More Queen Elizabeth ‘Humbled’ By Cheering Jubilee Crowds

Queen Elizabeth Gets Jubilee Gift Of A Horse From France’s Macron

PARIS, France – President Emmanuel Macron has given Queen Elizabeth a horse belonging to the French Republican Guard to mark her jubilee, describing the monarch as the ‘golden thread’ that had bound France and Britain during her 70 – year reign. Macron later paid tribute to the queen during a flame rekindling ceremony at the … More Queen Elizabeth Gets Jubilee Gift Of A Horse From France’s Macron

Queen Elizabeth Offers Thanks As Platinum Jubilee Celebrations Begin

LONDON – Queen Elizabeth thanked all those involved in her Platinum Jubilee celebrations ahead of four days of pomp, parties, parades and public holidays to herald her record – breaking 70 years on the British throne. Millions of people across Britain and the world are expected to join the festivities starting on Thursday in honour … More Queen Elizabeth Offers Thanks As Platinum Jubilee Celebrations Begin