‘Call him Harry’: Prince insists on informality as he starts last royal duties

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry started the last round of his royal duties on an informal note on Wednesday, making it clear the audience listening to his speech... Read more »

Actor Johnny Depp takes Sun newspaper to court in ‘wife beater’ libel case

Actor Johnny Depp leaves the High Court in London, Britain, February 26, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Hollywood star Johnny Depp appeared in a London court on Wednesday... Read more »

British singer Duffy resurfaces with tale of being held captive

FILE PHOTO: British singer Duffy performs during a concert in Singapore March 22, 2009. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash/File Photo (Reuters) – British singer Duffy on Tuesday explained a long absence from... Read more »

‘Freddie Mercury Close’: London street named after Queen singer

LONDON (Reuters) – A street in the London suburb where Freddie Mercury lived as a teenager was renamed Freddie Mercury Close on Monday at a ceremony attended by the... Read more »

Eight men in frame to run Norway wealth fund, including deputy CEO

OSLO (Reuters) – Eight candidates have applied to head Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the country’s central bank said on Tuesday, as its board prepares to decide who should steer... Read more »

Roger Waters of Pink Floyd joins Assange supporters in London protest march

LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of people including Roger Waters, co-founder of the Pink Floyd rock group, and designer Vivienne Westwood, marched through central London on Saturday demanding that jailed... Read more »

Pioneer Natural CEO calls on investors to divest in companies with high flaring

HOUSTON (Reuters) – The chief executive of Pioneer Natural Resources, Scott Sheffield, on Thursday called on energy investors to sell shares or pull funding from companies that have rates... Read more »

Finding a purpose: Johnny Depp plays a troubled genius in Minamata

BERLIN (Reuters) – A broken, washed-up genius is roused from drink-sodden seclusion for one last flaring of creative brilliance: actor Johnny Depp hinted that at some level he was... Read more »

Irons defends himself against critics of his Berlinale role

BERLIN (Reuters) – Actor Jeremy Irons said on Thursday he fully supported same-sex marriage and the women’s rights movement as he sought to dispel criticism over his role as... Read more »

Prince Harry to meet Jon Bon Jovi and veterans’ choir at Abbey Road studios

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, makes a speech during an event dedicating the Liwonde National Park and Mangochi Forest to the Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy conservation initiative... Read more »