• Samantha Cameron is splendid in burgundy sari to mark Diwali festival

    Her husband said she looked "magnificent" as Samantha Cameron donned a beautiful burgundy sari to mark the Hindu festival of Diwali in north-west London. David Cameron apologised for not wearing traditional Indian dress as he arrived with his wife wearing a navy suit.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY But his forehead was marked with a tilak – a red dot worn by Hindu worshippers on religious festivals. The Prime Minister and Samantha removed their shoes as a mark of respect before entering the Swaminarayan Mandir temple in Neasden. The place of worship is the largest of its kind outside India and is visited

  • Prince William and Kate Middleton to host charity concert at their new Kensington Palace home

    Prince William is hosting a star-studded charity concert at Kensington Palace, the home that he shares with his wife Kate Middleton and son Prince George. The royal couple's press office has confirmed that the Duke of Cambridge will attend the Winter Whites Gala in aid of Centrepoint at Kensington Palace on 26 November. Taylor Swift and Jon Bon Jovi will be among the celebrities performing at the concert. There will also be a young singer from Centrepoint, who peformed for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their visit to a Centrepoint hostel in 2011.  British stars James Blunt and

  • Chris O'Neill accompanies Princess Madeleine as she keeps fit during pregnancy

    Princess Madeleine is keeping fit during her pregnancy, and she's in good company. The expectant royal strode in New York's Central Park on Monday accompanied by her husband Chris O'Neill. She was dressed for exercise in leggings, trainers and a tracksuit top, which clung to her burgeoning tummy. Madeleine, 31, who was spotted last month looking ready for a workout in sports gear, wore her long blonde hair in a ponytail and held it in place with a New York Yankies cap.   Dad-to-be Chris walked alongside his pregnant wife in the Big Apple in blue tracksuit bottoms, a jacket and matching Yankies cap. The pair, who announced their happy baby

  • Princess Madeleine expecting a baby girl

    Princess Madeleine has confirmed the gender of her and Chris O'Neill's baby. Another little princess will be joining the family – as the pretty royal is due to welcome a little girl next year. Swedish royal lifestyle magazine Svensk Damtidning first reported that Madeleine revealed the gender of the new addition to the family while registering for a US baby website to create a baby shower gift list. They said she had also listed February 25 as the due date.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE "Our judgement is that this is correct and has been confirmed by her friends in New York," the magazine's

  • Prince William leaves Kate and George at home as he represents the Queen on state visit

    Prince William left Kate and baby Prince George at home as he stepped out to represent the Queen on a state visit. Click on photos below for gallery of Prince William and the Queen. The new father joined the leader of South Korea, President Park Geun-hye, in unveiling a war memorial at Victoria Embankment Gardens in London. This is the first time that William has acted on behalf of the reigning monarch during a state visit.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY OF WILLIAM AND THE QUEEN The handsome prince looked immaculate in a suit and coat, and proudly donned his Remembrance Day poppy at Tuesday's