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UK economy ‘heading for catasrophe’

AERL President Georg Karabaczek thanks IEA Director Mark Littlewood The British economy is “heading in the same direction as Greece and will fall off a…

The Queen and her Ambassadors

Above and below: The Queen, accompanied by her family, waves to adoring crowds as she did 60 years ago Elizabeth Stewart looks back at the…

Queen is ‘global ambassador’ – Dean

As London’s diplomatic community joined in the Diamond Jubilee festivities, the Dean of the Diplomatic Corps paid tribute to the Queen for being a “global…

The Queen, the Marshal and the diplomatic pooch

Sir Anthony and Lady Figgis with their “ghosts” Those who have had the privilege of working with the Queen will tell you that despite her…

Reflections on… a Royal refrain

All heads of mission get the opportunity to meet the Queen during their brief tours of duty, but for Australian High Commissioner John Dauth, a…

Reflections on… a Royal inspiration

The Queen was an inspiration to the youth in her Commonwealth. The High Commissioner for Bangladesh Mr Sayeedur Rahman Khan vividly remembers in 1975 getting…

Diamond Jubilee highlights

The Queen waves from the Royal Barge to the 1.2 million revellers lining the banks of the Thames Embassy magazine has compiled the most memorable…

Diamond Jubilee messages

Many ambassadors sent in personal reflections on The Queen and the Diamond Jubilee. Here is a selection KUWAIT HE Ambassador Khaled Al Duwaisan, Dean of…

Commonwealth leaders honour Queen

Commonwealth dignitaries and high commissioners present the Queen with a memorial plaque Commonwealth leaders and High Commissioners presented Queen Elizabeth with a commemorative plaque at…