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Elizabeth II is the constitutional monarch of 16 sovereign states (known as the Commonwealth realms) and their territories and dependencies, as well as head of the 54-member Commonwealth of Nations. She is Supreme Governor of the Church of England and, in some of her realms, carries the title of Defender of the Faith as part of her full title.

2012 Christmas Message

Queen Elizabeth II will become the first UK royal to be broadcast in 3D when she delivers her Christmas message. Unless the viewers have a 3D television set, they will need special glasses to view the 3D message. The Queen's Christmas message will be filmed by BskyB and will be made available to BBC and ITV.

Queen Elizabeth II in News

Ivanhoe Mines, Laurentian University and the University of Limpopo Forge Educational Partnership to Provide Skills for South Africa's Miners of Tomorrow
Ivanhoe Mines Limited (TSX: IVN), the University of Limpopo in South Africa and Laurentian University in Canada signed an agreement today officially launching an educational collaboration between the two universities

UPDATE - Land Securities Group PLC: Result of AGM
Land Securities Group PLC (LSE: LAND) (OTC PINK: LSGOF)

Land Securities Group PLC: Result of AGM Location
Land Securities Group PLC (LSE: LAND) (OTC PINK: LSGOF)

Sanctuary Belize Prices Give Vacation Home Owners and Retirees Pause for Thought
NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - July 13, 2015) - Sanctuary Belize prices may not be the only pleasant surprise real estate shoppers get when seeking retirement home or vacation home options. Sanctuary Belize locations are another plus that add to a long list of reasons retiring in Belize and at Sanctuary Belize makes sense.

Land Securities Group PLC: Annual Report and Notice of AGM
Land Securities Group PLC (LSE: LAND) (OTC PINK: LSGOF)

HID Global Ushers in New Era With Solutions for Citizen IDs on Smart Phones and Other Innovations at Secure Document World 2015
News Highlights: Company will demonstrate how it is using its proven Seos® technology to enable citizen IDs for smartphones in Government applications. HID Global executive to speak to the efficacy of citizen IDs on smartphones. Partner Botosoft will share details of a joint ID program that has significantly improved public student exam validation in Nigeria

NetDimensions (Holdings) Limited: NetD to Present at the UK Investor Show 2015
NetDimensions (Holdings) Limited (AIM: NETD) (OTCQX: NETDY)

Land Securities Group PLC (the "Company"): Director Shareholding
Land Securities Group PLC (LSE: LAND) (PINKSHEETS: LSGOF)

Amara Mining plc ("Amara" or "the Company"): 2013 Audited Full Year Results
Amara Mining plc (AIM: AMA), the AIM-listed West African focused gold mining company, is pleased to announce its audited results for the year ended 31 December 2013.

Security Solutions Discussed by Industry Leaders in SecuritySolutionsWatch.com Interviews With AMAG, HP, ImageWare Systems, March Networks and StrikeForce
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY) and StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: SFORD)

Wishbone Gold Plc ('Wishbone Gold' or the 'Company') Presentation at the UK Investor Show-Saturday 5 April 2014
Wishbone Gold (AIM: WSBN)(PINKSHEETS: WISHY) an exploration and acquisition company focussed on precious metals, announces that it will be presenting at the UK Investor Show at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre on London on Saturday 5 April 2014 at 10.20am in Theatre B.

Land Securities Group PLC: Annual Financial Report and Notice of AGM
Land Securities Group PLC (LSE: LAND) (PINKSHEETS: LSGOF)

Jim Miller at ImageWare Systems, George Romas at HP, Jody Ross at AMAG, + March Networks and StrikeForce Featured in SecuritySolutionsWatch.com Interviews
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY), StrikeForce Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: SFOR)

AMAG, HP, ImageWare Systems, March Networks and StrikeForce Discuss Security Solutions in SecuritySolutionsWatch.com Interviews
AMAG Technologywww.AMAG.com Ms. Jody Ross, Vice President of Business Development, AMAG Technology, told us, "AMAG's Symmetry access control system is the best software on the market today. Our software and hardware come packed with features that other manufacturers charge for

Security Solutions Discussed by Industry Leaders in SecurityStockWatch.com Interviews With HP, ImageWare Systems, T-Systems, CyberLock and Isabelle Alfano - CARTES Event Director
ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY) and Deutsche Telecom (OTCQX: DTEGY)

Britannia Mining's CEO Attends the Queen's Commonwealth Reception
Britannia Mining, Inc. (OTC Pink: BMIN) (BMIN or the Company), the successor of a merger between UK based mining development company Britannia Mining Plc and U.S. based Micron Enviro Systems (Former Symbol: MSVS), announced today that the Company's CEO, Mr

Royal Prince to Inspire 1,400 Extra Georges
The popularity of a royal baby's first name increases by an average of 32 percent the year after the baby is born Historically, Prince Andrew (born in 1960) has had the biggest impact on baby names Ancestry

The Pope, the Queen, the Boston Red Sox - Cheapflights.com Presents a Real Crowd-Pleaser
On July 22nd, Pope Francis arrives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. More than 2 million people are expected to greet the Catholic Church's first Latin American Pope on his first major international trip. The travel experts at Cheapflights

Restaurant in Warsaw Welcomes New Executive Chef
Tomasz Borucki is no stranger to feeding special guests. After starting his career in Warsaw 16 years ago under the guidance of Swiss chef Kurt Sheller, Borucki had his first celebrity diner -- England's Queen Elizabeth II, who was visiting the city in 1996

Implant Sciences' Quantum Sniffers Protect Queen of England's Guests at British Embassy in Saudi Arabia

CSA Group Announces Appointment of New Chair, Vice Chair and Four New Members to Its Board of Directors
CSA Group, a leading standards development and global testing and certification service provider, announces the appointment of Dr. H. Roland Hosein as the organization's new Chair of the Board of Directors and Dr. David Fung as the new Vice-Chair of the Board. Both Dr. Hosein and Dr

Certona to Showcase Omnichannel Personalisation Strategies for Driving Consistent Customer Experiences at eTail Europe 2013
At eTail Europe 2013, Certona (Stand 15) will demonstrate how retailers can elevate their customers' experience by leveraging an impressive combination of one-to-one behavioural profiling, Big Data insights, analytics, and real-time technology

Ed Sheeran Set for Busy Spring and Summer Seasons; GRAMMY(R)-Nominated Tunesmith Unveils Packed Schedule, With Wide Range of Live TV Performances Including Billboard Music Awards 2013, the Ellen Degeneres Show, and NBC'S TODAY; "Lego House" Ascending at Hot AC and CHR/TOP 40; British Singer/Songwrit
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran is poised for an exceedingly eventful spring and summer, with a wide array of TV appearances slated for the coming months.

William J. Bratton Announced as Keynote Speaker at Tiburon User Group (TUG) Training & Education Conference 2013
Tiburon, Inc., the public safety and security industries' leading provider of integrated computer-aided dispatch (CAD) and records management system (RMS) solutions for secure cloud or on-premises deployments, today announced William J. Bratton as Keynote Speaker at this year's Tiburon User Group (TUG) conference being held at the Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee, Sept. 25-27, 2013.

AMAG, CyberLock, HP, ImageWare Systems, and Tiber Creek Partners Discuss Security Solutions in SecurityStockWatch.com Interviews
AMAG Technology Mr. Robert Sawyer, President & CEO, AMAG Technology, Inc., told us, "AMAG's Symmetry Security Management System provides a powerful integrated solution for organizations requiring automated security

Douglas Foy Joins Fuel Freedom Foundation as Senior Legal Advisor
Doug Foy, president of Serrafix and former Secretary of the Massachusetts Office for Commonwealth Development under Mitt Romney will be joining the policy team at Fuel Freedom Foundation as Senior Legal Advisor.

Cheapflights.ca Pays Tribute to Women's Leadership
On March 8, countries and cultures around the world recognize women's accomplishments, opportunities and challenges with International Women's Day. Celebrated for over 100 years, the holiday is marked with activities and events that herald women and, often, focus on ways to continue reaching new goals. In honour of this special day, the travel experts at Cheapflights

Louroe Electronics, ImageWare Systems, CyberLock, Cisco and Wave Systems Discuss Security Solutions
ImageWare Systems (OTCQB: IWSY), Wave Systems (NASDAQ: WAVX)

Ed Sheeran Lighting Up the New Year; GRAMMY(R)-Nominated Single, "The A Team," Reaches Top 10 at Multi-Format Radio Nationwide; Singer/Songwriter Hailed as the "Breakout Star of 2013" by Billboard and Rolling Stone; Sold Out Headline Trek Gets Underway This Week, Followed by Taylor Swift's Epic "RED
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran is shaping up as the first true star of the new year as his GRAMMY®-nominated single, "The A Team," ascends to #10 at CHR/Top 40 radio outlets across the country

Digital Journal CEO Chris Hogg to Be Awarded Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal
A pioneer and leader in the media industry, Digital Journal CEO Chris Hogg has been named a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. A journalist and entrepreneur, Hogg is being recognized for significant achievement and remarkable service to Canada.

Founder and Director Emeritus of Dolby Laboratories Dies at Age 80
Dolby Laboratories (DLB) today announced that Ray Dolby, an American inventor recognized around the world for developing groundbreaking audio technologies, died today at his home in San Francisco, at the age of 80. Dr. Dolby had been living with Alzheimer's Disease in recent years, and was diagnosed in July of this year with acute leukemia.

Ed Sheeran's Star Continues to Rise; Award-Winning British Artist Closes 2012 With a Slate of National Television Performances on "LIVE! with Kelly & Michael," "Katie," and "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"; Acclaimed Songwriter's Recent Collaborations Include Chart-Topping Hits From Taylor Swift and One Dir
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran is wrapping up 2012 with a slate of nationally televised performances of his RIAA-gold certified single "The A Team" from his acclaimed debut album "+." The young British singer-songwriter will take over daytime television tomorrow, December 4th, appearing on nationally syndicated shows LIVE with Kelly & Michael and Katie

Ed Sheeran Unveils Major 2013 Headline Tour; Itinerary Includes Shows at Such World Famous Venues as Radio City Music Hall, the Hollywood Palladium, and Nashville's Ryman Auditorium; British Phenom Traveling North America Now on Sold Out "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour"; "The A Team" Ascends at Multi Form
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran has announced plans for his biggest U.S. headline tour to date. The 2013 trek gets underway January 17th at Houston's House of Blues and then continues through mid-February (see itinerary below)

The African Children's Choir in Illinois!
The African Children's Choir melts the hearts of Audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances. The program features well-loved children's songs, traditional Spirituals and rhythmic Gospel Favorites

Ed Sheeran Lighting It Up in the U.S.; New Dates and Larger Venues Added to British Star's First-Ever Headlining North American Tour Thanks to Enormous Popular Demand; "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour With Ed Sheeran" Gets Underway September 8th in Orlando; Intimate NYC Date Set for July 24th at Irving Pla
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran is proving to be as much a phenomenon here in the U.S. as he is in his native England. In response to his rapidly increasing popularity, the British troubadour has just added a number of new dates to his upcoming North American headline tour, much of which had already sold out within minutes of going on sale.

Ed Sheeran Makes Explosive U.S. Chart Debut; "+" Enters SoundScan/Billboard 200 at #5; British Phenom Earns Critical Acclaim and Twitter Love From Fellow Musicians; Upcoming Headline Tour an Instant Sell-Out in Major Markets Across North America; "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour With Ed Sheeran" Gets Under
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran has made an astounding U.S. chart debut with his acclaimed debut album, "+." A record-breaking sensation in Sheeran's native U.K., "+" entered the SoundScan/Billboard 200 at #5. Sheeran's arrival is the highest debut for a U.K. solo artist's first full-length album, since 2009.

VH1 Says "You Oughta Know" Ed Sheeran; The "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour with Ed Sheeran" Gets Underway September 19th in Boston; The High Profile U.S. Tour Coincides With British Sensation's First North American Headline Trek and Celebrates the Stateside Release of His Acclaimed Debut, "+"
Elektra recording artist Ed Sheeran has announced plans for his first-ever North American headline tour. The "VH1 You Oughta Know Tour with Ed Sheeran" gets underway September 19th at Boston's House Of Blues and continues through early October (see itinerary below).

Prince Philip hospitalized with bladder infection
Palace officials say the hospitalization is a precautionary measure

Miranda Kerr featured in Madame Tussauds wax collection
The immortalized wax replica will be put up for display Madame Tussauds wax museum in Darling Harbour

Sir Elton John return to stage after health scare
Sir Elton John took to the stage on Sunday night for the first time since his recent health scare, which landed him in hospital.

2012 London Olympics opening ceremony enthralls millions of spectators
Olympic cauldron lit by seven unknown teenage athletes

Zara Phillips gallops into British Olympic team
Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara Phillips is all set to compete in the equestrian event of London Olympics, 2012, after beating her rivals to the final place in the squad.

Becks and Posh join celebs to congratulate Queen via video message
David and Victoria Beckham have paid a tribute to Queen Elizabeth II, who is celebrating her Diamond Jubilee this week, in a special video message.

Posh says she's 'proud to be British' ahead of Queen's Diamond Jubilee
Victoria Beckham, who is currently residing in Los Angeles with her family, has revealed that she is proud of her British roots.

London's Big Ben tower to be renamed after Queen Elizabeth
One of Britain's best-known landmarks, the tower housing Big Ben is going to be renamed 'The Elizabeth Tower' in honour of the Queen's six decades on the throne.

Origami expert depicts Gandhi in baseball cap with moneygami
An origami expert has created a new art-form combining money and origami that shows Gandhi looking a bit overly pleased with his attractive bandana.

Morrissey slams Queen's diamond jubilee celebrations
Singer Morrissey has lashed out at Jubilee celebrations, calling the traditional pomp and circumstance "degrading".

British Queen begins Diamond Jubilee weekend with a day at the races
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II began a four-day series of celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of her becoming queen with a visit to the horse races close to her Windsor home on Saturday afternoon.

Students at top Oxford college vote against hanging Queen's portrait
Students at a top Oxford University college have refused to hang the picture of Queen Elizabeth II, as she celebrates 60 years on the throne, because doing so would promote elitism.

Queen Elizabeth's silk knickers sell for 11,000 pounds on eBay
A pair of silk 40-year-old knickers allegedly owned by the Queen has sold for 11,390 pounds on eBay.

Brit company treating tourists to round-trips to moon for 100m pounds
A British company is offering seats to adventurers who are willing to go the extra mile on a historic journey to the moon.

Prince Philip in 'good spirits' following successful heart surgery
The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, was in "good spirits" after his wife Queen Elizabeth visited him in hospital as he recovered from heart surgery.

Prince Philip treated successfully for blocked coronary artery
The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, has undergone successful heart surgery for a blocked coronary artery.

Prince Charles could be contender for King of Romania
Central European newspapers have speculated that Prince Charles could lay claim to the throne in Romania because of his ancestral links with Vlad the Impaler and King Michael.

Commonwealth leaders branded 'disgrace' for refusing to publish human rights report
The Commonwealth leaders have been labelled a "disgrace" for refusing to publish a critical human rights report.

Hindus laud ending gender discrimination in British throne succession
Hindus have applauded the decision of granting girls equal rights to British throne succession.

Prince William takes to Internet to urge Brit public to save open spaces
Prince William has taken to the Internet to urge the public to save Britain's open spaces.

Firstborn daughter of Wills-Kat to be next Queen?
Queen Elizabeth II is personally in favour of the plan that repeal ancient laws and allows the firstborn daughter of Prince William and Kate to accede to the throne, according to reports.

Queen 'helped William plan his wedding invitees list'
Prince William has revealed how his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, helped plan his wedding to Kate Middleton.

Prince William praises Queen Elizabeth as 'incredible grand mom'
Prince William has hailed the long-standing Queen and his grandmother as 'incredible', as she approaches her diamond jubilee celebration.

Queen's mannequin makes œ12 an hr by begging on Birmingham streets
A Birmingham-based artist has made a Queen Elizabeth II-look-alike model and earned 12 pounds an hour by putting it on show on the streets, leaving passers-by stunned with its intricacies.

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