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  • Queen hosts Irish president on 1st UK state visit 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 7:17 pm
  • LONDON - Amid regal pomp at Queen Elizabeth II's Windsor Castle home, the Irish president and the British monarch have begun Ireland's first state visit to Britain with expressions of mutual affection and respect - and a shared determination to consign national hatreds to a sorrow-tinged past.

  • Queen gives honey to pope, who has gift for George 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 3:08 pm
  • VATICAN CITY - Queen Elizabeth II - bearing a basket of honey, whiskey and other goodies from the royal estates - paid a visit to Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thursday. The pontiff returned the courtesy with a gift for Prince George, Elizabeth's great-grandson.