British Royals

Happy Royal News Turns Into Macabre State Of Affairs

Shachi Kurl | Posted 02.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Shachi Kurl

What a mess. It was inevitable that Kate's pregnancy would have given birth to breathless media coverage and celebration whenever it was divulged. It should have been happy, frothy, celebrity news. Instead, a woman going through a very rough, early pregnancy goes to hospital and the whole world knows about it. A nurse, fooled by broadcasters, mistakenly transfers a call that should have been hung up on, and is found dead days later. It is a sad, macabre state of affairs.

World's Royal Families Descend On London Olympics

CP | Shawn Pogatchnik, The Associated Press | Posted 09.26.2012 | Canada Style

LONDON - You don't need a title to come to the London Olympics, but lots of people are bringing one anyway.In addition to Britain's extensive royal fa...

Watching the Watchdog: The Media's Shameful Royal Addiction

Tim Knight | Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada
Tim Knight

Of course, nothing happens that hasn't happened to British royals a thousand times before. So, if there's nothing new and there are all these restrictions to prevent anything vaguely journalistic happening, why on earth do journalists flock to cover such events?

Royals In Canada: A Look Back

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, are gracing Canada with their presence this weekend. And although their visit will be less of a spectacle than t...

Why Do We Care if Kate Middleton Is Pregnant?

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 01.31.2012 | Canada
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

On the outset, Canadians maintain our collective independence from Britain, but on some level do we perhaps feel a tinge of envy that we've lost out on the revelry that comes with having an incumbent king -- or queen?