Sunday, 2 October, 2022
TopicPrince William

Topic: Prince William

Where taking husband’s surname is banned & how law on last names varies around the world

The SC last week ruled in favour of a child being given his stepfather's surname. ThePrint looks at the many colours the debate over last names can take on in different countries.

Kate-William using YouTube to make monarchy cool. Diana is the competition, not Harry-Meghan

Following Princess Diana's lead and playing cricket in a salwar kameez is fine, but the Duke and Duchess have to do much more to compete with YouTube content creators.

‘We are not racist ‘ — Prince William defends UK royal family, says yet to speak to Harry

Prince William said he hasn't spoken to his younger brother Harry after the explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey but plans to do so.

Prince William, Kate Middleton say pandemic will change how world sees frontline health staff

In an interview to BBC, the British royals spoke about their life under lockdown and concerns for Prince Charles who has tested positive for coronavirus.

British royal couple William and Kate in Pakistan, Imran Khan discusses India & Afghanistan

The 'complex' visit by Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, their first to Pakistan, comes more than a decade after the last royal visit to the region.

Prince William and Kate Middleton to make their first official visit to Pakistan this year

Prince William and Duchess Kate will travel for a week to Islamabad, Lahore, Quetta, Karachi and Peshawar, but will not be accompanied by their 3 young children.

This is the world’s biggest mental health problem, & it’s probably not what you think it is

While depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide, it is not the number one mental health concern people face.

Prince William shows conservation still has a problem with ‘white saviours’

Decades after independence of many countries in the Global South, conservation still has this (neo-)colonial undertone.

Prince William confuses Japan with China, and Trump sees conspiracy in hurricane death toll

France acknowledges torture in Algerian war, and Aung San Suu Kyi defends crackdown on Reuters journalists 

On Camera


Wild elephants monitored under thermal UAVs in Maharashtra | RESQ Charitable Trust

We monitored wild elephants, leopards in villages with thermal drones first time in Maharashtra

Whether it's monitoring wildlife, mitigating conflict, capturing of wildlife on field, UAVs are effective tools to complement existing on-ground efforts.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.