Some questioned whether she deliberately wore it to upset Markle.
The Queen's cousin-in-law had been heavily criticised for wearing the Blackamoor brooch to the meal, which was also attended by Prince Harry's mixed race fiancee Meghan Markle. "Princess Michael is distressed & very sorry that it has caused offence", a spokesperson toldthe Daily Mail.
Markle is no stranger to racist responses to her presence in the royal family.
"I even pretended years ago to be an African, a half-caste African, but because of my light eyes I did not get away with it, but I dyed my hair black", Princess Michael of Kent said at the time. I traveled on African buses.
IL loses population, drops to 6th-largest state
Wyoming had the largest percentage decline among states, losing almost 5,600 resident or about 1% of the state's population. Other states in the West - Nevada, Utah and Washington - saw similar percentage increases in their population.
This isn't the first time Princess Michael of Kent was accused of racial insensitivity, either. And a woman who once told black people to "go back to the colonies" at a restaurant decided that would be what she would wear to the Queen's Christmas lunch, where the Queen's grandson was introducing his fiancée, who is biracial, to the extended family for the first time. I wanted to be a writer.
"It's disheartening", Meghan told the BBC previously about the racism she has seen since she and Harry officially announced their relationship.
Kensington Palace is yet to comment.
"I always knew that when people who aren't like us claim that hereditary rank is not part of human nature, they must be wrong".
Pier 39, packed with restaurants, bars and souvenir shops, is one of San Francisco's most popular tourist spots . Officials have stopped a man who they say was plotting a terror attack in San Francisco over the holidays.
Trudeau told reporters he accepted the findings of the report and that he took "full responsibility" for the mistake. The breach is the first ever by a sitting Canadian prime minister, but carries with it no sanctions.
RAM : While the Galaxy A8 2018 will come with 4GB RAM , the Galaxy A8+ 2018 will be available in 4GB and 6GB RAM versions. There is no information regarding the pricing and availability of the devices, Samsung will reveal more at the CES 2018.
International Trade Commission, which is expected to decide in February whether Boeing was harmed by the C Series. Canada's government will review the final determinations to consider next steps and options for appeal, she said.
MLS included Nashville on a short-list of four bidders for the two expansion teams that are scheduled to begin playing by 2020. Reports out of Cincinnati and from the Mercury News in California point to Cincinnati as the next to win an expansion team.
Parts for the devices will be sourced from fellow Taiwanese companies like Unitech, Compeq, TXC, and HLJ. They were officially supposed to debut in October past year , but they finally arrived in late December.
Many taxi drivers saw Wednesday's court decision as an important symbolic victory, The Washington Post reported . In short, this means Uber will now be officially recognised as a cab company rather than a technology company.
The EU has said it wants to have a free trade deal with Britain ready to go at the start of 2021, as soon as the transition ends. Britain will need a transition after Brexit that will avoid businesses having to adjust to new rules and regulations twice.
But two days later Cboe Global Markets said it was launching its own futures contract on December 10, a week before CME. The website's Bitcoin Price Index had it priced at $19,400 at the time CME launched the contracts.
Like most people, you might be considering the option of replacing the phone entirely without attempting to have it checked out. And because it's so gradual, progressively shorter battery life is ignored by most people, until it's time for a new iPhone.
That's the set up for the flashbacks, and it has fans wondering why Rosie refers to Donna Sheridan in the past tense. And it's clear just how much we missed her from the tweets that came pouring in after her trailer cameo.
Sunday evening, the rap star jumped to his Twitter account to announce his interest in becoming an National Football League owner. Last night, the Panthers' owner/founder Jerry Richardson shocked fans by announcing plans to sell the team after the 2017 season.
Franken says he'll leave Congress in 'few weeks'
A special election will be held in Minnesota to permanently fill the seat timed to next year's midterm elections in November. I will live by whatever decision and I will walk away thinking about this opportunity I've had while I was here.
A white Christmas looks unlikely in MA (again)
The snow line dips lower in elevation, as the major coastal cities in OR and Washington will remain above freezing during the day. The next chance will come on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day but confidence in snowfall, let alone accumulation, remains low.
Afghan forces thwart attack on training center in Kabul
Insider and imposter attacks are a near mainstay for Afghan and US troops in the fight against the Taliban and ISIS. So far, neither the Taliban insurgency nor any other militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack.