Sonam Kapoor greets UK crowd with ‘Namaste’ during Coronation Concert

Sonam Kapoor greets UK crowd with ‘Namaste’ during Coronation Concert

[ad_1] London: Sonam Kapoor took centre stage at the Coronation Concert as she introduced various choir performers of the Commonwealth. Sonam’s piece served as a prelude to the inspiring virtual choir performances by the Commonwealth, made up of choirs, solo artists and duos from the 56 Commonwealth countries. Sonam also introduced Steve Winwood, who performed … Read more

British PM Rishi Sunak hosts Coronation Big Lunch for community heroes

British PM Rishi Sunak hosts Coronation Big Lunch for community heroes

[ad_1] London: British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and his wife Akshata Murty hosted a Coronation Big Lunch at Downing Street here on Sunday for community heroes to celebrate the crowning of King Charles III and Queen Camilla as part of the country’s long celebratory weekend. The invitees included US first lady Jill Biden and British … Read more

King Charles III wears St Edward’s Crown for coronation

King Charles III wears St Edward’s Crown for coronation

[ad_1] London: King Charles III, who was officially crowned on Saturday alongside Queen Camilla, wore St Edward’s Crown for the historic coronation ceremony. The 74-year-old royal was officially crowned the UK’s monarch at Westminster Abbey.His Majesty’s coronation will be a historic occasion, but he has been monarch of the UK since September 2022. King Charles III … Read more

Camilla becomes officially known as Queen Camilla on Coronation day

Camilla becomes officially known as Queen Camilla on Coronation day

[ad_1] London: Camilla, King Charles III’s wife, will officially become ‘Queen’ from ‘Queen Consort’ on Saturday during a historic Coronation ceremony. Charles, 74, will be crowned the King of the United Kingdom at Westminster Abbey in London on Saturday in a solemn religious ceremony that dates back almost a thousand years. Westminster Abbey has been … Read more

King Charles III coronation to bring changes – Here’s look at what to expect

King Charles III coronation to bring changes – Here’s look at what to expect

[ad_1] London: King Charles III coronation is going to bring a seachange in the UK and across Commonwealth realms, prominent being National Anthem, coins, stamps, postboxes and passports to name a few. Following the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II in September 2022, Charles III instantly became King. However, officially he will be crowned … Read more

Gilded carriages, crown jewels polished up for King Charles III’s Coronation

Gilded carriages, crown jewels polished up for King Charles III’s Coronation

[ad_1] London: Charles, who acceded to the British throne on the passing of Queen Elizabeth II in September last year, will be formally crowned King at a solemn religious ceremony at Westminster Abbey in London on Saturday, last seen 70 years ago for his late mother. Over 7,000 troops have been rehearsing into the early … Read more

Big Ben lit up with Coronation emblem for King Charles III

Big Ben lit up with Coronation emblem for King Charles III

[ad_1] London: The Elizabeth Tower, popularly known as Big Ben and one of London’s most iconic landmarks, will be lit up with special royal imagery every night this week in the lead-up to the Coronation ceremony of King Charles III and Queen Camilla on Saturday. The colourful projection, inspired by the Coronation emblem of the … Read more

King Charles III coronation: Know list of Commonwealth realms

King Charles III coronation: Know list of Commonwealth realms

[ad_1] The coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla of the United Kingdom (UK) as the monarchs and heads of state of Commonwealth realms is set to take place on May 6, 2023, at Westminster Abbey. As the UK prepares for this historic event, it is worthwhile to look at the list of Commonwealth … Read more

VP Dhankhar to attend coronation of King Charles III

VP Dhankhar to attend coronation of King Charles III

[ad_1] Jagdeep Dhankhar New Delhi: Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar will be visiting the UK on May 5 and 6 to attend the coronation of King Charles III on behalf of the Indian government, the Ministry of External Affairs announced Tuesday. India and the UK have historic relationship and share values of democracy, rule of law … Read more

King Charles III’s coronation: Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs feature on Royal Mail stamp

King Charles III’s coronation: Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs feature on Royal Mail stamp

[ad_1] London: A stamp depicting Sikhs, Hindus, Muslims and their places of worship feature on one of the four stamps issued by the Royal Mail to mark the coronation of King Charles III on May 6. Captioned “Diversity and Community”, the stamp reflects a multi-faith community and the cultural diversity of contemporary British society, a … Read more