Live: Queen’s coffin lowered into the Royal Vault

Britain’s longest-serving monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, who died a week ago aged 96 after 70 years on the throne. She left Buckingham Palace for the last time Wednesday, her coffin borne to the Houses of Parliament by a horse-drawn gun carriage and trailed by grieving family members. Her funeral will take place in London today and a host of world leaders, royalty and other dignitaries will attend the same. Stay with TOI for latest updates —