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Monique Lhuillier presents nostalgic bridal collection

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Scott Thomas and Katie Price will be working together [Scott Thomas/Twitter] The Loose Women panellist will be coming on board with the Love Island runner up’s Manchester-based PR company. They r
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US TV network NBC has confirmed the show - starring Eric McCormack and Debra Messing as the titular best friends - will make a 10 episode return. It comes months after they returned for a short con
Sir Patrick Stewart will voice the poo emoji in The Emoji Movie [Getty Images for IWC] The X-Men star has been confirmed as the voice of the poo emoji in the animated film based on the emoticon&nb
Natalya Wright is models for clothing brand Lipsy [PH] The younger sibling of The Only Way Is Essex star's Mark Wright and Jessica Wright, has just landed herself a modelling deal. Following in t
Frankie and Wayne Bridge shared a PDA on social media [Frankie Bridge/Instagram] And it seems the happily married couple have just revealed their biggest secret when it comes to keeping their rela
Male guests like Judge Rinder and Ed Balls have appeared in the past, proving a success with viewers. The Strictly stars joined regular panellists like Nadia Sawalha and Andrea McLean as honorary '
Lauren Goodger spent the day with boyfriend Joey Morrison [Lauren Goodger/Instagram] The former TOWIE star has spent a day with boyfriend Joey Morrison.  Lauren started dating Joey five mont
Kids' illustrator Christian Robinson gets the assignment this year.        
KHARKIV – Ukraine is ramping up its defense industry at a Soviet-era tank factory here near Europe’s deadly front line with Russia, as officials wonder what the inauguration of President-elect D
The Liberty X singer headed for a night at the BAFTAs [Getty] The singer replaced Liz McClarnon in Atomic Kitten last year and the girl group is also on the same line-up for the Noughties' pop tou
BRUSSELS – NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg pushed hard on Jan. 18 against President-elect Donald Trump’s comments that the Western military alliance is “obsolete,” saying that the defens
The pop duo were saved over former Strictly pro James Jordan, who left the house to cheers on Tuesday night. The 38 year old was up against Jedward and their fellow housemate James Cosmo,
The Apprentice: Jessica Cunningham and Courtney Wood met on the BBC show[BBC] Courtney, who met girlfriend Jessica whilst starring in The Apprentice earlier this year, has so far kept a cool
Donald Trump's inauguration performers lack star power [Getty] It's been well documented just how many artists have turned down the opportunity to sing at his swearing-in ceremony and ball, so it'
President Barack Obama urged President-elect Donald Trump on Jan. 18 to keep separate the issue of economic sanctions on Russia from the pursuit of talks to reduce nuclear stockpiles. Trump, who takes
After a rocky postelection period, designers are beginning to come to terms with the president-elect in a variety of ways.
What's worth watching, and what might not be, in primetime        
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The temperature in Alaska’s second-largest city never reached 30 degrees below zero last winter, but Mother Nature is making up for it this year. At Fairbanks Internati
JOURNALISTS know very well that their job knows no holiday. Their work continues when other’s ceases. News just don’t know how to get a break and as a professional hunting and writing stories for a li
IN A BED wrapped in crisp high-count linen, mornings and nights were spent with an icon at the Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel in Taipei. In one of the large picture windows of the room, Taipei 1
Which stars were fans' favorites?        
THROWBACK 1956, the film King and I was shown on the big screen with Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr, and garnered Academy Awards nominations and winners. In the late ‘60’s, the movie was reproduced on
Young and talented local gospel singer, Onalenna Keitseope also known as Ounah in the music industry has released another gospel album titled You Are Not Alone featuring the South African celebrated g
Growing your own business is possibly the most rewarding thing you can do, and literally you get to enjoy the fruits of your own labour.
South African femcee Nadia Nakai is set to stage a live performance at Gaborone uptown nightspot, Chez Nicolas on Friday.
Despite some perceptions that kwaito music is dying in popularity, upcoming local musicians seem geared up to revive the genre, which originates from neighbouring South Africa.
The actor thanked fans for their support following his divorce from Amber Heard.        
Shelton just made People's Choice Awards history.        
Chef Thomas Lents is leaving Chicago's Sixteen restaurant to helm the kitchen at Detroit's forthcoming Foundation Hotel.        
Can you substitute brown sugar for white? Sometimes.        
Hot soups with bold flavor are a quick and easy way to brighten the dreary days of January.        
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