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# Prince Harry

This week
26th March 2023 - 1st April 2023
Prince Harry arrives in UK for High Court battle with Daily Mail newspaper
Prince Harry, Elton John and other high-profile figures have brought a claim against the newspaper’s publisher, for alleged misuse of their private information.
This year
Psychologist: Media coverage of Prince Harry's book is the perfect example of 'bad news sells'
Dr Jolanta Burke looks at the media’s handling of the new autobiography by the British prince.
# spare
'Chaotic', 'poignant', and 'insightful': Critics largely welcome Prince Harry’s tell-all book
Prince Harry’s memoir Spare has been mostly praised by critics for its insight into the royal family.
# spare
Prince Harry tells TV interviewer he wants his father and brother back
The Duke of Sussex has done interviews with ITV and CBS News, which will be aired on Sunday.
# Your Say
Poll: Will you read Prince Harry's book?
Spare will be released on 10 January.
Last year
# Associated Newspapers
Six UK public figures suing publisher of Daily Mail over alleged spying
Lawyers for Harry, Elton John and others said they are bringing claims for misuse of private information.
# Panorama Interview
BBC agrees ‘substantial’ damages to the former nanny of Princes William and Harry
The former nanny’s solicitor pointed to false allegations that Princess Diana came to believe around the time of her 1995 BBC interview.
All time
# BBC Panorama
William and Harry hit out at BBC over 'deceitful' Princess Diana interview
Princess Diana’s two sons issued scathing statements on the BBC’s actions after an inquiry found the broadcaster covered up “deceitful behaviour” used by its journalist.
# The Sussexes
Meghan to release children’s book inspired by Harry and Archie
The Bench, which focuses on the bond between a father and son, is due to go on sale in June.
# one is saddened
Queen Elizabeth reacts: 'The issues raised, particularly that of race, are concerning'
This is the first official statement from Buckingham Palace since the Harry and Meghan interview.
# Interview
Oprah Winfrey says it wasn't the Queen or Prince Philip who made racist comment to Harry and Meghan
Meghan said when she was pregnant, a royal raised “concerns and conversations about how dark” the baby’s skin might be.
# Fallout
'Two-hour trashathon': Parts of British media react angrily to Harry and Meghan's Oprah interview
Broadcaster Piers Morgan was scathing of the couple on Twitter and on breakfast television this morning.
# Royal Rumble
Buckingham Palace to investigate allegations of bullying made against Meghan Markle
The Times newspaper has reported allegations made by former royal staff.
# Privacy
Meghan Markle wins privacy claim against Mail On Sunday over letter to her father
Justice Warby ruled that the publication of Meghan’s letter to her father was ‘manifestly excessive and hence unlawful’.
# Meghan vs the Media
Meghan Markle settles privacy and data protection claims over long lens photos
Markle brought claims against Splash News and Picture Agency over pictures taken of her and her son in a park in Canada.
# Royal Marines
Prince Harry sues British tabloid over marines claim
The British royal’s legal team filed the legal action at the High Court in late November, reports indicated.
# New York Times
Meghan Markle reveals 'unbearable grief' of miscarriage
Markle said in an article for the New York Times that she lost her second child in July.
# Royal telly
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sign multi-year deal with Netflix
The couple will be producing a range of content for the platform.
# privacy complaint
Prince Harry and and Meghan Markle file LA lawsuit over paparazzi drone photos of their son
The complaint is based on a California law that prohibits taking images of anyone in their home.
# The Press
Harry and Meghan blacklist four UK tabloids and accuse them of 'distorted, false and invasive' stories
The couple said there would be no engagement with these newspapers in future.
# Megxit
Canada to stop paying to protect Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 'in the coming weeks'
There has been speculation about who will pay the bill for keeping the couple safe after they step down from royal duties.
# Megxit
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to drop royal branding after ending official duties
The couple said on Wednesday that their lives as working royals will end on 31 March.
# sussexit
Harry and Meghan to close Buckingham Palace office and cut staff
The Sussexes are due to officially start their new life outside royal duties in the spring of this year.
# Megxit
William handed new royal role by the Queen as Harry moves to Canada
The Queen has appointed William as Lord High Commissioner to the Church of Scotland General Assembly.
# Megxit
Prince Harry makes 'symbolic' departure to join Meghan Markle in Canada
The prince and his wife are quitting the British monarchy.
# Megxit
Prince Harry expresses 'great sadness' at giving up titles and patronages
“We are taking a leap of faith – thank you for giving me the courage to take this next step,” Prince Harry told supporters of his charity.
# Megxit
Netflix chief confirms streaming giant interested in deal with Harry and Meghan
The couple last night announced that they will stop using HRH titles.
# Podcast
The Explainer: What is going on between Harry, Meghan and the British Royal Family?
In an almost unprecedented move, Prince Harry and Meghan announced last week that they plan to step back as senior members of the family – but what happens now?
# royal duties
Prince Harry makes first public appearance since meeting with Queen
Queen Elizabeth has agreed to Harry and Meghan’s wish to step down from their role as senior royals.
# Megxit
Canada is deciding whether to cover the costs of Harry and Meghan's security
Prime minister Justin Trudeau said that Canadians were supportive of having the couple live in the country.
# Megxit
William and Harry slam ‘offensive and potentially harmful’ newspaper story
The brothers said a false story had been published despite clear denials.
# Megxit
Queen orders 'workable solution' for Harry and Meghan's future 'within days'
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar earlier today wished Harry and Meghan well in their bid to remove themselves from royal duty.
# Prince Harry
'Megxit', 'Queen's fury': The UK (and US) papers are having a field day over the bombshell royal news
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are quitting royal life.
# conscious unroyaling
Queen was kept in the dark about Harry and Meghan's decision to announce a 'step back' from royal duties
It comes amid speculation of a fall out between Prince Harry and brother Will.
# 2020
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle promote ‘good news’ Instagram account
The couple had a turbulent 2019 but also welcomed their son Archie.
# Royals
'Not many people have asked if I'm ok': Meghan Markle on becoming a mother in the spotlight
Markle was speaking during her and Prince Harry’s recent tour of southern Africa.
# Legal Action
Prince Harry sues the Sun and Daily Mirror over alleged phone hacking
It comes in the same week the Duchess of Sussex sued the Mail on Sunday.
# tabloid target
Mail on Sunday to 'vigorously' defend legal action launched by Meghan Markle over private letter
Prince Harry criticised the British tabloid media yesterday, setting out his fears for his wife following a “relentless” campaign against her.
# Royal Fight
Prince Harry takes on British tabloids as he admits he fears 'history repeating itself'
The Duchess of Sussex is launching legal action against the Mail on Sunday.
# wet the head
British royal Archie Mountbatten-Windsor baptised at 'intimate service'
The private family ceremony sparked controversy in the UK in part because of renovations to the home of the royal couple.