The 34-Year Courtship (Europe | Royals)

Charles and Camilla are finally to wed. But restoring the bonds between the Windsors and their subjects won't be a piece of cake

Fractured Fairy Tale (Europe | Royals)

A history of the prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles romance

The Woman Who Won't Be Queen (Europe | Royals)

A profile of Camilla Parker Bowles upon the announcement of her engagement to prince Charles, the heir to the English throne.


Emission Impossible? (Business | Energy)

The Kyoto accord takes effect this week, with new obligations to reduce greenhouse gases. For the plan to work, here's what Europe must do


Mitterrand Rising (Arts | Movies)

It's François mania! A movie, a trial and four books explore the legacy of France's complex, legendary leader

Euro Express (Arts | Movies)

They've already appeared in a string of successful films, and now these actors are ready to depart for a much bigger stage


Democracy on the March? (Notebook | Saudi Arabia)

A baby step towards popular suffrage sees conservative Islamists trounce liberal reformers


Sail Of The Century (Global Adviser | Time Traveler)

See Hong Kong's harbor light show on a ferry ride with real added extras

Continuing Care (Global Adviser | Do-It-Yourself)

How you can get long-term tsunami relief to where it's needed most

King for a Day (Global Adviser | Check In)

Talk about meritocracy — here's how to check into the nobility's historic palaces