London, May 2 : The British TV audiences who watched the royal wedding are thought to be the 10th biggest in history, but interestingly, it topped just one episode of television sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’ from 1996, which was watched by 24.4 million.
Some 26.2 million viewers watched Prince William get married to Kate Middleton across BBC1, ITV1, BBC News channel, Sky News and Sky Living.
London, April 30: After the splendor and pageantry of the Royal Wedding, Prince William and Kate Middleton are all set to leave for their private honeymoon.
Though, the couple''s destination has been kept a closely guarded secret, Royal sources have said that the pair was aiming to relax somewhere "hot and sunny," reports the Telegraph.
Wellington, April 30 : The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton has expressed her desire to visit New Zealand.
Prime Minister John Key chatted with Prince William and his bride at their Buckingham Palace reception, just after they exchanged their vows in front of an audience of two billion.
In a receiving line to greet all the Prime Ministers and Governors-General of the Realm, Key chatted with the royal couple.
London, April 29: Prince William and Kate Middleton's Royal Wedding has become the sixth biggest online event in history, as millions watched the grand event on television and internet.
Statistics have revealed that global internet traffic was at its peak at around 1.30pm with 5.3 million page views per minute. People thronged `Facebook' which reported 74 updates a second.
London, April 30: Just to make his bride comfortable amid the pomp and splendour of their biggest day, Prince William shared a joke with Kate Middleton''s proud father.
Turning to Michael and his dazzling daughter, William quipped with mock innocence: "I just thought it would be a small family affair!"
London, April 30: David and Victoria Beckham have expressed their happiness at being a part of the royal wedding.
The Beckham's sent a personal message to Prince William and his bride Kate Middleton after watching their marriage ceremony.
The pregnant style queen and her football legend hubby said they were "honoured" to be at Westminster Abbey.
"Today's ceremony was beautiful and heartfelt," the Daily Star quoted them as saying.
Melbourne, Apr 29: Prince William has a better chance of making his marriage to Kate Middleton work than his parents ever did, reveals data from the UK statistician.
When Charles married Diana 30-years-ago, in front of an estimated TV audience of 750 million, the UK divorce rate had not yet peaked, News. com. au reported.
London, April 29 : A prominent historian has claimed that former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was not invited to Friday''s royal wedding because Prince William dislikes the politician and not of political things.
"I think the plain truth is that for all sorts of reasons, (Prince) William developed a powerful dislike of Mr Blair," David Starkey told Sky News during a debate on the monarchy.
"They will also be rather tired. After all, they have the wedding in the morning and then a reception for more than 650. But mainly they want Middleton and William's friends to be able to let their hair down," the Daily Mail quoted a palace flunky as saying.
London, April 29: Prince William and Kate Middleton have said that they have been "incredibly moved" by the affection shown by the public to them since their engagement.
In a message printed at the beginning of their official wedding programme, the couple says they are deeply touched by people''s reactions as they prepare for "one of the happiest days of our lives".
London, April 29: Prince William and Kate Middleton have decided to pay a moving tribute to the prince''s late mother Princess Diana by including a hymn which was sung at her funeral.
The couple has chosen the final hymn at her funeral to be the first one to be sung at their wedding ceremony on Friday.
London, April 29: Buckingham Palace officials have announced that Kate Middleton will leave behind her commoner roots to become Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge after her marriage to Prince William on Friday.
The royal couple will officially become the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge after they have tied the knot.
Rio De Janeiro, April 29 - A Royal Couple of tigers named - William and Kate - made their debut before the public at the Rio de Janeiro Zoo Thursday, RIA Novosti reported. The zoo received two Bengal tigers Monday from the southern Brazilian state of Santa Catarina.
London, April 28 : Prince William was spotted riding home on his 180mph motorbike after enjoying a footie kickabout with his mates in a park.
Sources said 28-year-old royal bridegroom prefers using the powerful superbike - and wearing a full-face crash helmet with tinted visor - to travel without being recognized, reports the Sun.
London, April 28 : "With so much love in your hearts" appears to be part of a passage from Kate Middleton-Prince William's wedding service. It was visible on papers that Kate was carrying for the dress rehearsal.
The Sun said that when Kate was driving to go for the final dress rehearsal with Prince William, there was a sheaf of papers on the back seat of her car.
It had the words: "The wearing of the wedding ring" and "With so much love in your hearts".
London, April 28 : Looks like Prince William and fiancee Kate Middleton will have some unexpected guests at their royal wedding.
A tourist has reportedly filmed a UFO hovering over Westminster Abbey - the venue for Friday''s Royal Wedding.
The two-and-a half-minute video footage shows a shimmering white object in a cloudless blue sky near Big Ben.
New Delhi, Apr. 28 : Well known choreographer Sandip Soparkar who was perform at the reception of Prince William and Katherine Middleton, will not do so now because of an injury.
New Delhi, Apr. 28: Well known choreographer Sandip Soparkar who was perform at the reception of Prince William and Katherine Middleton, will not do so now because of an injury.
“We are not leaving tomorrow. I had a very bad accident. We were supposed to give the preview of the performance on April 26, the day when Kangana Ranaut was to unveil the royal invitation, which later couldn’t happen due to injury,” Soparkar told ANI over the phone when contacted.
“Nothing can be done beyond God’s disposition,” he added.
London, Apr 27: As per royal tradition, Prince William and Kate Middleton, will not be together on the eve of their Royal Wedding, it has emerged.
Many modern couples enjoy a joint dinner with friends and family - but not royalty.
Will and Kate are to part with a kiss before dusk on their wedding eve, which will be the last they see of each other before the ceremony.
London, April 27: With just two days to go for the royal wedding, bride Kate Middleton reportedly keeps dreaming that she is marrying Prince William at the altar naked.
Middleton confessed to imagining herself starker as a worldwide audience of two billion tunes in to see her tie the knot with William.
Wing Commander Kevin Marsh, a fast jet pilot and William's trainer at the Royal Air
Force in 2008 said he had sent him a text message to wish him luck ahead of the
Royal wedding on April 29.
"I expect he will be extremely nervous. When he was flying before any sorties or
tests he would get quite a lot of nerves," the Telegraph quoted the trainer as saying.
London, April 27 : Prince William took part in a 40-million-pound cocaine bust during his Royal Navy training, it has been revealed.
Lt Jason Hannigan, who was in charge of his training and is an honor guard at Westminster Abbey revealed the story, reports the Daily Express.
The prince was attached to frigate HMS Iron Duke in the Caribbean in July 2008 when from a helicopter he spotted a speedboat trying to evade their patrol. (ANI)
London, Apr 26 : A survey has showed that the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton is getting twice more coverage from American media outlets than British media.
According to a new Nielsen study, the interest comes despite recent polls showing that Americans have only a lukewarm interest in the Royal wedding and the pomp and circumstance surrounding it, the Daily Mail reported.
London, April 24 : Rumours are abuzz that Prince William and his fiancee Kate Middleton will spend their honeymoon at the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.
Lizard Island, a national park, tipped as the most likely destination, is the jewel in the crown of a breathtaking chain of islands in the Coral Sea off the coast of Queensland, reports the Mirror.
London, April 23: Its official. Guests have been banned from drinking beer at Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding reception.
The prospect of guests downing pints has been deemed unsuitable for such a prestigious occasion, and as a result beer will not be served at Buckingham Palace after they tie the knot next Friday.