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William, Harry lead tributes to Diana, 20 years after her death

Aug 31, 2017 - 7:45 AM

Two decades on her sons William and Prince Harry only now feel able to talk publicly about her death a seismic event which continues to resonate in the monarchy and British society

Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Britain's Prince Harry place flowers alongside tributes left by members of the public at one of the entrances of Kensington Palace to mark the coming 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, in London on August 30, 2017. Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Diana aura still captivates, 20 years on

Aug 30, 2017 - 10:21 AM

The life of Diana – a shy teenage aristocrat who suddenly became the world s most famous woman – and her tragic death at 36 still captivates millions across the globe

Photographs of Diana, Princess of Wales, are seen tied onto a gate outside Kensington Palace in Central London on August 29, 2017 ahead of the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's death. Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

'Frozen in time': Diana's tragic fairytale

Aug 29, 2017 - 11:45 AM

Twenty years after her tragic death the turbulent life of Diana Princess of Wales still captivates people around the world

'PEOPLE'S PRINCESS' This file photo taken on June 17, 1997 shows Britain's Diana, Princess of Wales (L), at a ceremony at Red Cross headquarters in Washington, to call for a global ban on anti-personnel landmines. Jamal A Wilson/AFP

Diana confessions set to air on British TV

Jul 31, 2017 - 7:39 AM

Ahead of the 20th anniversary of her death in a Paris car crash Channel 4 will broadcast Diana: In Her Own Words on August 6 despite a report that her brother Earl Charles Spencer is unhappy with the decision

In this file photo, Diana, Princess of Wales, chats with children during her visit to the British international school in Jakarta,  November 1989. Kraipit Phanvut/AFP

Prince Harry suffered 'total chaos' over Diana's death

Apr 17, 2017 - 3:21 PM

Speaking to The Telegraph newspaper the 32 year old prince says he had spent years trying to ignore his emotions following Diana s death in 1997 when he was just 12

In this file photo, Britain's Prince Harry (C) shakes hands with locals during a visit to the Stewart Island Community Centre in Oban, Stewart Island, as part of his first visit to New Zealand, on May 10, 2015. Robyn Edie/Pool/AFP

Who’s the mystery man in Princess Diana's photo?

Jan 05, 2013 - 3:29 PM

Diana s biographer identified the mystery man in the newly revealed photo of a teenage Princess Diana

Prince William set for Diana inheritance on 30th birthday

Jun 21, 2012 - 9:40 AM

The late Princess of Wales left the bulk of her estate to sons William and Harry who were aged 15 and 12 when she died in 1997 but the executors ruled that the inheritances should not be handed over until both turned 30