Queen Elizabeth II

Type: Person
Name: Queen Elizabeth II
Title: Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her other Realms and Territories Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith
Organization: Commonwealth Realms
Date of Birth: 21/04/1926
Place of Birth: London, United Kingdom
Nationality: United Kingdom
Fact Sheet: Biography for Queen Elizabeth II
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 1 reports

UPDATE 1-Scots vote against independence in four small constituencies

* Voting day survey shows unionists on 54 percent* First four of 32 regions to report vote to stay in UK* Overall result expected at sunrise, turnout high* PM Cameron and Elizabeth II expected to comment(New story with first results)EDINBURGH, Sept 19 ... [Published CNBC - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

46% vote for Scotland’s independence, 54% against it - first data

EDINBURGH, September 19. /ITAR-TASS/. Clackmannanshire in central Scotland was the first to have announced the results of Thursday’s independence referendum: 46% for and 54% against it, the local authorities said on FridayAlmost 40,000 voters were eligible ... [Published Itar Tass - 2 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Voting in independence referendum over in Scotland

EDINBURGH, September 19. /ITAR-TASS/. Voting in Scotland’s independence referendum ended at 22:00 local time on Thursday, but all people standing in lines at the polling stations were allowed to cast their ballots, the organisers said.Once 2,608 polling ... [Published Itar Tass - 5 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

B.C. teachers cast ballots on bittersweet contract deal with province

, EDT. B.C. Teachers' Federation President Jim Iker leaves a news conference in Vancouver, Tuesday, Sept.16, 2014. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward"VANCOUVER - The mood was bittersweet Thursday as British Columbia teachers cast ballots on a tentative ... [Published CJAD 800 - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

STROKE OF GENIUS

While the rest of Scotland votes on independence, 2,400 members of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews made history on their own. Eighty-five percent of the club's members, all of whom are men, voted to admit women Thursday after 260 years ... [Published Daily Beast - 7 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Elizabeth Scotland’s sovereign ‘no matter what’

What place for Queen Elizabeth II if Scotland is independent? She was crowned in 1952 as monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Her ancestors include English and Scottish rulers. Losing a jewel in the crown might seem a royal ... [Published EuroNews - 11 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Darlington College and Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form students injured in head-on crash

ALMOST a dozen students were injured in a head-on collision involving a college bus and a van.The bus was carrying 19 students to Darlington College and the town’s Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College when it collided with a van in dank conditions this ... [Published Darlington & Stockton Times - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

OPP charge driver after vehicle clocked over 180 km/h in Oakville

A 25-year-old man is facing charges after fleeing from an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer who caught him allegedly driving more than 180 km/h on the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) in Oakville.Police said the incident occurred near Third Line when an ... [Published My Kawartha - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Winston Churchill’s cigar sells at auction for £1,623

- 19:57 GMTThe itinerary used by Queen Elizabeth when she and George VI visited the US in1939 sold for $3,250 (£1,991).Churchill’s Cuban cigar was provided to the collection by his private nurse,Sister Muriel Thomson and sold for $2,600 (£1,623). The ... [Published Gold Industry Today - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

9/18/2014: World: ‘ALWAYS QUEEN OF SCOTS’

Queen Elizabeth (photo) has so far not expressed her views on voting because it would compromise her constitutional role to remain impartial, and undermine the monarchy’s position. The Queen has managed to ‘stay above politics’ for more than 60 years ... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Ace Poll Forecaster: If Scotland Votes Overwhelmingly 'No,' It Might Be Because Of The Queen

Queen Elizabeth waded into the discussion about the possible breakup of the United Kingdom last weekend, making a passing comment that Scots should think "very carefully about the future" before they case their vote. Sam Wang, a professor at Princeton ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

What would an independent Scotland be like?

Scotland has been England's junior partner in the United Kingdom since 1707. But three centuries is no time at all in the view of many Scots, who regularly re-enact 14th century sword battles they had with the English and have insisted on self-determination, ... [Published TwinCities.com - Sep 17 2014]

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Playing a round in the Caribbean [Published Australian Doctor - 1 hour ago]
UPDATE 1-Scots vote against independence in fou... [Published CNBC - 1 hour ago]
The Chronicle of Scotland's Independence Refere... [Published China.org.cn - 2 hours ago]
Scottish referendum on minds of pub goers [Published Fort Erie Times - 2 hours ago]
46% vote for Scotland’s independence, 54% again... [Published Itar Tass - 2 hours ago]
Returns trickling in on Scotland independence [Published Dominion Post - 3 hours ago]
Scots vote in record numbers, await independenc... [Published CNBC - 3 hours ago]
Scotland referendum: Live Report (AFP) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - 3 hours ago]
Scottish referendum: Early count points to reco... [Published Malay Mail - 3 hours ago]
Teachers vote results expected later tonight [Published CKNW Vancouver News - 3 hours ago]
Live Feed From Scotland As The Results Start Tr... [Published Zero Hedge - 3 hours ago]
Thoughts on Scottish independence [Published Culpeper Times - 4 hours ago]
As Suntai saunters into Jalingo… [Published People Daily - 4 hours ago]
Scottish Independence Vote: Why You Should Care [Published WFMY News 2 - 4 hours ago]
Countess charms remote Ontario First Nation on ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 4 hours ago]
Rally to protest closure of Robb College [Published Northern Daily Leader - 4 hours ago]
Voting in independence referendum over in Scotland [Published Itar Tass - 5 hours ago]
Address at unveiling of Wicklow World War One m... [Published Ireland Department of Foreign Affairs - 5 hours ago]
'The Good Wife' star Alan Cumming favors Scotti... [Published Los Angeles Times - 5 hours ago]
Elizabeth Scotland’s sovereign ‘no matter what’ [Published DailyMe.Com - 5 hours ago]
Walter wants back in [Published Campbell River Mirror - 6 hours ago]
WorldViews: Groundskeeper Willie of ‘The Simpso... [Published Washington Post - 6 hours ago]
Polls close in Scottish independence referendum [Published ABC Online - 6 hours ago]
Counting begins in Scotland's historic independ... [Published SAMAA TV - 6 hours ago]
SFU Public Square 2014 community summit explore... [Published Noodls - 6 hours ago]
Scotland's relationship status? 'Complicated' f... [Published U-T San Diego - 6 hours ago]
The Scottish vote: the people to follow (on Twi... [Published Toronto Star Online - 6 hours ago]
Greyhound Bralyn stalking fifth consecutive win... [Published Byron Shire News - 6 hours ago]
OBITUARY: Nigel Combellack, Bridgnorth, Shropshire [Published West Briton - 6 hours ago]
UPDATE 8-Scots independence polls close, UK's f... [Published CNBC - 7 hours ago]
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Live Feed From Scotland As The Results Start Tr... [Published Zero Hedge - 3 hours ago]
The night is very young as the Scottish votes are currently being tabulated. For now, the only disclosed data, aside from the previously announced YouGov prediction of a No victory is information on the turnout, which by most counts will surpass an unheard ...
Countess charms remote Ontario First Nation on ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 4 hours ago]
Extending greetings from “the Great White Mother” — an old aboriginal reference to the Queen — the wife of the youngest son of Queen Elizabeth II charmed and intrigued a remote First Nations community Thursday with both her informal whimsy and a surprising ...
The Daily Startup: Yes Sir: Moritz Reveals Sequ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 14 hours ago]
Michael Moritz poses after receiving a Knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace last October.Getty Images Alibaba does have some big-time VC backing after all. Sequoia Capital chairman Michael Moritz disclosed in an interview with ...
Why Scotland is part of Great Britain: Disastro... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 17 2014]
A Scotsman is credited as being the “Father of Australia.” Another Scotsman consolidated the modern state of India. In Canada, a Scottish explorer was the first European to cross the country from sea to sea. A few decades later, another Scotsman was ...
Alex Salmond, the populist Scottish politician ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Sep 17 2014]
Alex Salmond is many things: a gambler with an obsessive eye for the horses, a populist showman equally quick to cause and claim outrage, an improvisational wit with a cut-throat edge. And should he triumph in Scotland’s independence referendum Thursday, ...
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Queen Elizabeth II's vivid story [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - Jul 02 2014]
Queen Elizabeth visits set of U.S. TV series Ga... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 25 2014]
Queen Elizabeth visits Game of Thrones set in N... [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - Jun 24 2014]
Flowers for Queen Elizabeth in Paris [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 07 2014]
Queen Elizabeth arrives for state dinner at Ely... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 06 2014]
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The Dallas Museum of Art Announces 2014 Art Con... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Sep 04 2014]
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