• Melania Trump meets Belgian royals after joking with Pope Francis about Donald Trump's diet

    President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump were treated to a royal reception on Wednesday, 24 May. King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium welcomed the American couple to the royal palace in Brussels. The monarchs and the Trumps were all smiles as they posed for photos beneath ornate chandeliers at the palace. The royal family’s Twitter account tweeted photos from the meeting writing, "Welcoming @POTUS Donald Trump and @FLOTUS Melania Trump at the Royal Palace of #Brussels #Belgium." The Belgian monarchs welcomed the president and first lady to the royal palace in Brussels Photo: BENOIT DOPPAGNE/AFP/Getty Images Melania looked characteristically chic

  • The Queen comforts young victims of Manchester terror attack: 'It's dreadful. Very wicked'

    The Queen has arrived at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital to meet with young victims of Monday's terror attack in the city. The monarch arrived at around 11.30am at the hospital, where 14 young victims are being treated – five of them in critical care. She is also due to meet some of the staff who worked tirelessly throughout the night in the aftermath of the atrocity.  It comes on the same day that the NHS confirmed that 116 people have been admitted to hospital in total, in relation to the incident. Of those, 75 were still in hospital as