• Top pick: incredible swimming pools with spectacular vistas

    As the summer gradually draws to a cool close, HELLO! Online has sought out some of the world's most beautiful swimming pools to keep those post-summer blues away. Infinity pools with a view – from domes to the world's best beaches, from the most spectacular city skylines to absolute tranquility lined with palm trees – we have a must-visit list that includes The Maldives, Malaysia, Brazil, Thailand and Turkey... 1. Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay in Bodrum, Turkey Take in this unique vista by day and night at the luxury Kempinski Hotel, where the pool's crystal clear waters merge seamlessly into the deep blue Aegean sea.   CLICK ON PHOTO

  • Scarlett Johansson engaged to Romain Dauriac

    Scarlett Johansson is engaged to her boyfriend Romain Dauriac. Her spokesperson confirmed the happy news, but did not disclose when it occurred or when they might tie the knot. "They haven't chosen a date for the wedding," she said. The couple's engagement comes after a nine-month whirlwind romance.   A source says of the pair, "They're engaged and very happy." Earlier this week, Scarlett was spotted wearing a beautiful vintage Art Deco style engagement ring at the 70th Annual Venice Film Festival. The 28-year-old actress was there promoting her new sci-fi movie Under the Skin, in which she plays an alien seductress, and looked every

  • Lamar Odom checks into rehab for drug and alcohol abuse

    Lamar Odom has entered rehab for drug and alcohol addictions. Confirming the news to People, a source said of Khloé Kardashian’s troubled husband, "He realised he needs help". Lamar’s decision to seek help comes at a crucial time.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Last week the 33-year-old basketball star was arrested for driving under the influence. According to an incident report, Lamar showed "signs of intoxication and was unable to perform field sobriety tests as explained and demonstrated." He then refused to take a chemical test, resulting in the suspension of his license for one full year. Lamar's marriage to reality star Khloé, 29, has

  • Sofia Vergara crowned highest-earning TV actress, beating Kardashian sisters

    Sofia Vergara has been named the highest-earning actress on television for the second year running, according to Forbes. The Modern Family star topped the list with £19million, beating reality TV stars Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian who ranked fifth. Sofia, 41, amassed her millions over the past year thanks to an impressive salary increase and her roster of lucrative endorsement deals with Diet Pepsi, Covergirl, Rooms to Go and thyroid medicine Synthroid.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY OF TOP-EARNING STARS The Colombian star, whose fashion and home ware line at Kmart continues to thrive, is popular with advertisers for her widespread appeal

  • 'I am not going to be Prince George's godfather' confirms Guy Pelly

    Guy Pelly, one of Prince William's closest friends, has confirmed that he has not been chosen as a godfather to Prince George. With speculation at an all-time high as to who William and Kate Middleton have selected as godparents to their firstborn, the 31-year-old bar owner has refuted suggestions that he is in the running. "People have been coming up to me and shaking my hand offering their congratulations all week," he told the Mail's Richard Kay. "It's been weird. I've had to explain to everyone that I am not going to be a godfather. They have got it all wrong.   CLICK

  • Angelina Jolie and her jetset family relocate to Australia

    Excitement swept through Los Angeles airport on Wednesday night as Angelina Jolie and her brood arrived to catch a plane to Sydney. The glamorous mum-of-six expertly escorted her children through the international departures terminal airport, bound for Australia. Angelina, 38, looked chic in an all-black ensemble as she took the hands of her five-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne. Her other children, Zahara, eight, Shiloh, seven, Pax, 10 and 12-year-old Maddox, followed close by.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY   The Oscar-winning actress is jetting Down Under to direct her latest project, World War II drama Unbroken. With her partner Brad Pitt, 49, busy shooting his new film

  • Michelle Williams to make her Broadway debut in Cabaret

    Michelle Williams is set to make her Broadway debut in 2014 when she takes on the role of Sally Bowles in Cabaret, the character who was famously played by Liza Minelli.  New York's Roundabout Theatre Company confirmed that My Week With Marilyn actress Michelle would be joining Alan Cumming in the musical after Emma Stone pulled out of the project due to scheduling issues. The show, which is due to preview on 21 March and open on 24 April, will take place at the Roundabout's Studio 54 theatre, where Cabaret last ran on Broadway between 1998 and 2004.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE Oscar-nominated Michelle, who rose to fame in Dawson's

  • Gwen Stefani reportedly pregnant with her third child

    Gwen Stefani has been photographed for the first time since rumours began circulating that she is pregnant with her third child. Gwen was spotted taking her son Zuma to his LA school on Wednesday and was dressed in loose grey trousers and an oversized blue top. The 43-year-old accessorised her outfit with strappy black heels, a pair of sunglasses and her trademark red lipstick. While Gwen and her husband of 11 years, Gavin Rossdale, have yet to confirm the news, a source told US magazine In Touch Weekly that the couple are over the moon about the pregnancy. "Gwen and Gavin couldn't be happier,"

  • Pippa Middleton admits schoolgirl crush on 'fanciable' hockey coach

    Pippa Middleton, the younger sister of Kate Middleton, has admitted she had a schoolgirl crush on her former history teacher and hockey coach Richard Markham. The party planner-turned-columnist was writing an article for The Spectator, and described her sporting achievements at Marlborough College, the school she attended alongside Kate. Pippa, the proud captain of the hockey team, reminisced on her "undeniably fanciable coach" and her attempts to impress the boys watching from the sideline.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY "When I close my eyes and think about school sports, I envisage myself on the hockey pitch, stick in hand, a luminous gumshield locked

  • Princess Mabel sends thanks for support following Prince Friso's death

    Princess Mabel has issued a touching message of thanks to those who showed their support in the weeks following her husband's death. "We thank you wholeheartedly for your warm words and expressions of support and sympathy," read the message which was posted on the Dutch royal family's official website. "Friso's dedication, loyalty and love meant so much to us. "His keen insights, sense of perspective, humour and self-assured yet unassuming presence will remain with us forever."   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY The heartfelt note was signed by the members of Prince Friso's close family, including his mother Princess Beatrix, brothers King Willem-Alexander

  • Pregnant Kim Kardashian's edgy photo shoot

    Kim Kardashian got in touch with her edgy side shortly before becoming a mother. While heavily pregnant, the reality star posed for a series of high-fashion snaps for former Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld's CR Fashion Book. On the front cover, Kim is seen posing with the accessory du jour – grills. The sultry close up sees the new mother parting her mouth slightly to reveal the gold addition to her usual pout.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY In another shot, Kim puts her pregnant tummy on display in a puff-sleeved cropped jacket and there is also a snap shot of her sitting

  • Exclusive interview with Preston Bailey, Hollywood's most sought-after wedding designer

    Preston Bailey has created some of Hollywood's most extravagant weddings, from Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner's multi-million ceremony, to Sean Parker and Alexandra Lenas' dramatic celebration. The wedding planner to the stars has taken time out of his busy schedule to chat exclusively to HELLO! Online about his whirlwind experiences. Preston talks to us about Ivanka on her big day, his challenge of creating a Lord of the Rings-themed wedding, and what Joan Rivers was like as an officiator at his own nuptials.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR WEDDING GALLERY Your wedding designs have often been called "over-the-top". Would you say that's accurate? "Yes,

  • Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom: The whirlwind romance holding on through testing times

    When Khloé Kardashian fell for statuesque NBA star Lamar Odom, it was the whirlwind courtship that unfolded in front of the cameras. Their romantic union made great viewing for fans of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, but skeptics said they wouldn't last. The couple, however, said their love was "meant to be".   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Now, as their fourth anniversary approaches on 27 September, the state of the pair's marriage is under intense scrutiny. Amidst accusations of infidelity, and Lamar's alleged substance abuse issues, Khloé is said to be determined to help her husband to get his life back

  • One Direction's Liam Payne branded a hero after saving his friend from a fire

    One Direction's Liam Payne has been branded a hero after saving his friend from a fire that broke out at the singer's flat during his 20th birthday celebrations. Andy Samuels was engulfed in flames on Monday night when a patio heater caught fire on the balcony of Liam's penthouse flat in East London, prompting the One Direction star to rush to his aid. "We are so grateful to Liam because he saved his life," said Andy's stepfather, Matthew Baker, to the Mirror. "The lantern just exploded as Andy was lighting it and took the full force of the flames. Liam helped him by beating out the

  • Alec Baldwin and wife Hilaria proudly introduce their beautiful newborn daughter to HELLO!

    It has been three weeks since Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria welcomed their beautiful baby daughter Carmen. And by their own admission, they are running a little ragged following her 23 August arrival. "From 7am to 7pm she's great sleeper," Alec told HELLO! in an exclusive interview to introduce his little girl. "At night she says, ‘Let's have a conference." But the proud new parents are more than happy to forgo sleep. "Last night we were sitting there, and you realise, I'm not going to have this moment again. I just want to enjoy every moment," he said.   CLICK ON PHOTOS

  • Sesame crisp Thai crab cakes

    Ingredients 300g fresh white cooked crab meat 3 tbsp fish sauce 5 kaffir lime leaves 5 tbsp chopped coriander 1 diced shallot 1 clove crushed garlic 1 lime juiced 1 egg whisked Coating: 2 eggs whisked 100g breadcrumbs 100g sesame seeds Flour to dust Method Combine all ingredients Form into 2 inch balls and roll in flour and then egg wash Finally roll in breadcrumb and sesame mix Shape into cakes and deep fry for 2 minutes, removing when crisp Serve with a squeeze of fresh

  • Annabel Karmel's Spanish omelette

    Ingredients 100g small new potatoes 1 tbsp olive oil 1 small onion, peeled and finely chopped 1 courgette, diced or grated 2 tomatoes, skinned, de-seeded and roughly chopped 4 eggs 1 tbsp milk 2 tbsp freshly grated parmesan cheese Salt and freshly ground black pepper Method • Bring a lightly salted saucepan of water to the boil, add the new potatoes, reduce the pan to a simmer and cook the potatoes for about 12 minutes, until tender. • Drain, leave to cool and then cut into slices. • Heat the oil in an 18-20 cm non-stick frying pan. Add the onion and sauté for 2 minutes. Add the chopped courgette and sauté

  • Annabel Karmel's sushi rolls

    Makes 1 portion Ingredients 1 x 80 g tin (or ½ x 160g tin) tuna in sunflower oil 2 tbsp mayonnaise 1 and a half tbsp tomato ketchup 2 drops of Tabasco or to taste 2 slices white bread, crusts removed 2 in length of cucumber cut into strips 2 in length of carrot, coarsely grated Method • Using a rolling pin, flatten the bread until about 5 mm / 1/8 in thick. • Mix the tuna together with one tablespoon of the mayonnaise and the tomato ketchup. • Spread the remaining mayonnaise over the bread and then spoon the tuna about a quarter of an inch from the edge of

  • Annabel Karmel's oriental plum chicken wraps

    Makes 12 pieces Ingredients 4 tbsp mayonnaise 1 tbsp plum sauce 1 cooked chicken breast, sliced Quarter small cucumber, thinly sliced into strips 4 spring onions, sliced into strips 4 tortilla wraps Method • Mix the mayonnaise and plum sauce together. • Spread a little mayonnaise mixture along one side of a wrap. • Top with chicken, spring onion and cucumber. • Roll up, and then slice into three pieces on the diagonal. • Wrap in cling film. Annabel Karmel Lunchboxes (Ebury Press) £6.99 eburypublishing.co.uk and

  • BINTM 2013: exclusive interview with winner Lauren Lambert

    Lauren Lambert has been announced as the winner of this year's Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model. After weeks of intense shoots, judges Elle Macpherson, Dannii Minogue, and Tyson Beckford chose the Caribbean-born beauty for her professionalism and stunning pictures. In an exclusive interview with HELLO! Online Lauren opens up about struggling with homelessness, getting through the nail-biting final, and explains why Dannii is a "goddess".   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY Congratulations! How does it feel to be the winner of Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model? "Thank you so much. Getting as far as the final in itself is a massive achievement but

  • Bride-to-be Millie Mackintosh wows in minidress as she supports fiancé

    Millie Macktinosh stepped out to support her fiancé Professor Green at the launch of his brand new London club on Wednesday night. The former Made In Chelsea star stunned onlookers in a multi-coloured one-shouldered Zimmermann dress that showed off her svelte figure. She arrived at the Leicester Square club alongside MIC pal Rosie Fortescue. The girls were party hopping and had earlier been at the launch of Very.co.uk's new collection Definitions.   Millie was delighted to see the club for the first time. "I am in love with this place," she said. "I think I will end up spending most of my married

  • James Corden stars as Paul Potts in the trailer for One Chance

    James Corden stars as Britain's Got Talent winner Paul Potts in the newly released trailer for the biopic One Chance. In the film James takes on the role of Welsh mobile-phone salesman-turned-opera singer Paul, who first captured the nation's attention in 2007 when he auditioned for the famous talent show. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO   James as Paul during filming in Wales Directed by David Frankel, the man behind The Devil Wears Prada, One Chance stars Julie Walters and Colm Meaney as Paul's mother and father, Yvonne and Roland Potts. Mackenzie Crook plays Paul's best friend and Carphone Warehouse co-worker and Alexandra Roach stars as Paul's

  • B*Witched singer Lindsay Armaou reveals cancer scare

    Lindsay Armaou from nineties girlband B*witched has given an exclusive interview to HELLO! Online in which she reveals that she found precancerous cells during a routine smear test less than two years after her mum died of cervical cancer. The former popstar, who is back on our screens on Thursday as the group are seen embarking on their arena tour in The Big Reunion: On Tour, has opened up about the traumatic time. She also chatted about how it felt to reunite with the girls on the hit ITV show, her relationship with ex-husband Lee Brannan from 911, who also took

  • Supermodels Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell team up for charity collection

    Supermodel duo Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell have designed special one-off Adidas shoes for charity. The close friends, along with a host of other high-profile names, have collaborated with the sportswear brand to give some of their signature trainers, including the much-celebrated Stan Smith, a revamp.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY Kate entwined her name around the laces in florescent tubing while Naomi decorated the tongues of her trainer with images of Jesus Christ and the Virgin Mary. She also placed two golden skeleton legs in the shoes. The trainers will be auctioned off to support gay and lesbian charity Stonewall.   The trainers that