Royal Succession

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles Warns of ‘Poisoned Chalice’ Legacy for his Grandchild

The Prince of Wales is once again warning about the environmental dangers facing the planet, this time putting his fears in the form of concern for his grandchild’s generation.

Royal Roundup: ‘The Man Who Should Be King’ Dies in Australia

A 71-year-old Australian man named Mike Hastings died last week in a small town in New South Wales. At various points in his life he’d been a forklift driver, a door-to-door encyclopedia salesman and an agronomist.

Royal Roundup: Historic Changes to Royal Succession Laws Approved

Leaders of the Commonwealth nations have unanimously approved sweeping changes in the succession of the British monarchy.

Royal Roundup: How Kate and Will’s Daughter Could Become Queen

The British government is embarking on historic reforms of the monarchy.

The government is proposing to change the centuries-old law of succession that automatically gives male children precedence in inheriting the crown.

Could the Crown Go to William, Skipping Prince Charles?

This is a momentous week for the Royal Family, a chance to beam the image of a modern monarchy across the globe, as Prince William and Catherine Middleton marry at Westminster Abbey on Friday.

Raising Royal Heirs: What William and Kate Can Expect

After the wedding dress has been put away and the reception hall emptied, Prince William and Kate Middleton will assume the many responsibilities of royal marriage, including producing a family that will help to ensure the survival of ...

Could Royal Gender Equality Start With William and Kate’s Kids?

If Prince William and Kate Middleton‘s first child is a daughter, would she succeed William to the throne? Not necessarily.