The Windsors have been incredibly lucky…thus far

by Rashmee

Posted on February 21, 2022


There is a final point to note about the British royal family and its finances: …

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Royal finances – our money is theirs and vice versa

by Rashmee

Posted on February 20, 2022


Some British taxpayers are narked off by reports the Queen will help her son pay …

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Royal finances – our money and theirs

by Rashmee

Posted on February 18, 2022


Some angry British taxpayers are using the term “crowdfunding” to explain their view of how …

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Perhaps the Queen could let it be known she’s selling a Canaletto to pay Andrew’s bills?

by Rashmee

Posted on February 17, 2022


Don’t believe this blog’s headline. I made it up. I have absolutely no idea if …

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Queen Elizabeth’s long goodbye

by Rashmee

Posted on February 6, 2022


When Queen Elizabeth II marked the 70th anniversary of her accession to the throne …

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Birthdays big and small: Kate and Kim

by Rashmee

Posted on January 9, 2022


On Sunday, January 9, Britain woke to news of Kate Middleton’s 40th birthday and …

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Would diversity and the British royal family mean more Plantagenets?

by Rashmee

Posted on April 5, 2021


/ BLIMEY BLIGHTY I’m not a royalist but I generally try not to be rude …

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So long, and thanks for all the ‘princessing’

by Rashmee

Posted on January 11, 2020


Anyone enraged by Harry and Meghan’s stated wish for a partial exit from the British …

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Prince Harry was right. Online games are delusional as Te-Ping Chen’s short story shows

by Rashmee

Posted on June 19, 2019


The appropriateness of Prince Harry’s warning about Fortnite some little time ago can hardly be …

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‘Trump Baby’ flies over London

by Rashmee

Posted on June 3, 2019


If it’s summer in Britain, it must bring Donald Trump. That’s how it’s starting to …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK