• Princess Victoria of Sweden leaves hospital with her baby boy: see the first photo

    Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden and her husband Prince Daniel have left hospital with their brand new baby boy. The royal couple left the Karolinksa Hospital in Stockholm on Thursday morning, and are now enjoying precious first moments at home with their one-day-old son. The couple's four-year-old daughter Princess Estelle was already asleep when her baby brother arrived on Wednesday night. She was among the first to meet the little prince on Thursday and excitedly posed for a photograph with her parents and her new sibling in the hospital before the family of four headed for home. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR

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  • Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel announce name of their baby boy

    Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel have revealed the name of the newborn baby son. An announcement from the Swedish Royal Court confirmed that the little prince will be known as Oscar Carl Olof. Prince Oscar was welcomed into the world at 8.28pm on Wednesday 2 March at Stockholm's Karolinska Hospital, weighing eight pounds and measuring 22 inches. Shortly afterwards, his proud father, who was present throughout the birth, personally confirmed his arrival to reporters gathered outside. With a big smile, he said both mother and baby were doing well, adding: "I have not had time to feel

  • Zooey Deschanel reveals why she named her daughter after an animal

    When Zooey Deschanel welcomed her first baby with her husband Jacob Pechenik last year, it took the actress almost three months to reveal her little girl's name – Elsie Otter. In a new interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Zooey, 36, explained why she chose the unusual middle name. Scroll down for video "Is that a family name?" joked Ellen. "In the sense that we're all mammals," laughed Zooey, before saying: "No, we thought Elsie is kind of a classic name, a lot of people have grandmas and aunts name Elsie. And then we were like, the middle name can be a little bit...

  • Madonna and Guy Ritchie's public custody battle is 'stressful' on Rocco, judge says

    Madonna and her ex-husband Guy Ritchie continued their transatlantic custody battle over 15-year-old son Rocco in court on Wednesday afternoon. The dispute began in December when Rocco was ordered by a judge to return Stateside to figure out his living situation. The teen chose not to return, and has instead been residing with his father in London. Neither Madonna nor Guy were present for Wednesday's court hearing, opting instead to listen in via telephone conference call. The former couple's attorneys agreed that Rocco will for the time being remain in London, where he is enrolled in school. Madonna and Guy Ritchie

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  • The Queen's birthday: 90 reasons to salute Her Majesty

    1. She knows how to throw a party. During her reign, over 1.5 million people have attended garden parties at Buckingham Palace or the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh. 2. Her dedication is recognised by other heads of state. US President Barack Obama praised her "extraordinary service to her nation and to the world" during a state visit. He also said that his daughters Malia, 13, and Sacha, ten, are fans. "They adored you even before you let them ride on a carriage on the palace grounds," he said. The Queen seated at her desk in her private audience room at

  • David Beckham shares adorable photo of Harper in her Manchester United kit

    Harper Beckham is daddy's little girl! The youngster has been snapped supporting David's old team and wearing her very own Beckham shirt. Blissfully unaware of her dad taking a photo, Harper was pictured going about her normal routine before bed. The little cutie stood on her tiptoes as she brushed her teeth, leaning over a sink. David, 40, felt so much pride for his adorable daughter that he had to share the snap with his 20.3 million Instagram followers. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY "Does that get any cuter?" wrote David Beckham "Teeth time a few hours ago and I walked in to the

  • Alan Carr opens up about his wild night partying with Prince Harry

    Alan Carr has met scores of celebrities in his lifetime, some of which he has on speed dial, and it seems the comedian can now add royalty to his list of famous friends. Alan revealed that he spent one night partying with Prince Harry and it ended with the pair rolling around on the floor. During an appearance on Lorraine, Alan said he would love to have the Queen's grandson as a guest on his Chatty Man show. "He would be a right laugh," said Alan. "I met him once in a nightclub. He came over to me and said in

  • Princess Mary shows off her sporty side – in stilettos

    Crown Princess Mary's playful side came out during a visit to a sports academy in Qatar this week. The 44-year-old impressed onlookers as she kicked a football about – all the while wearing high heels – during a tour of the facility with her husband. Despite her formal attire, mum-of-four Mary was happy to get stuck in, and at one point appeared to curtesy for the crowd as they laughed along with her. CLICK FOR GALLERY Crown Princess Mary showed off her playful side at the sports facility Not to be outdone, Crown Prince Frederik, dressed in a suit and tie, showed off

  • Lucy Hale gives us major hair goals as she takes her blonde 'do to the next level

    Lucy Hale gave her 12.7 million Instagram followers major hair goals last month when she revealed she had dyed her brunette tresses blonde – and now the Pretty Little Liars star has taken her look one step further. The 26-year-old caused a social media frenzy amongst fans when she debuted an even blonder hairstyle on Wednesday. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Lucy Hale has revealed she dyed her hair a platinum blonde style Lucy's new platinum blonde hued locks were first revealed by celebrity hairstylist Kristin Ess, who also works with Lauren Conrad. Kristin, who has been behind Lucy's recent makeovers, posted a

  • Lavender and honey macarons recipe

    Lavender and honey macarons recipe "Over the years I've lost track of the number of times that I've visited and travelled through France," said pastry chef Graham Hornigold. "There's one particular trip that really sticks out in my mind though, as I was staying in the south of France and was hit by the wonderful smell of lavender which was in full bloom and seemed to be growing everywhere. If used correctly, it has a delicate scent and flavour which here I have married with the sweet taste of honey for balance." Graham has created a wonderful recipe for lavender and honey

  • New big sister Princess Estelle celebrates birth of baby Oscar

    It was a service to celebrate her newborn baby brother Prince Oscar, but the adorable Princess Estelle managed to share the spotlight with her sibling. Joining her parents Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel, and other members of the Swedish royal family, Estelle attended the Te Deum thanksgiving service in the royal palace of Stockholm. The family were celebrating the birth of baby Oscar, Victoria and Daniel's second child, who arrived at 8.28pm on Wednesday 2 March at Stockholm's Karolinska Hospital. Oscar, whose full name is Oscar Carl Olof, is now third-in-line to the throne. The baby boy was named after

  • Princess Charlotte's godfather Thomas van Straubenzee divorces Lady Melissa Percy

    Thomas van Straubenzee and Lady Melissa Percy have divorced, less than three years after tying the knot. Lady Melissa, the youngest daughter of the Duke of Northumberland, was granted a decree nisi in just a few minutes at the Central Family Court in London on Wednesday. Official court documents show that a judge found Lady Melissa was "entitled to a decree of divorce, the marriage having irretrievably broken down, the facts found proved being the respondent's unreasonable behaviour". Thomas van Straubenzee and Lady Melissa Percy have divorced Thomas is a childhood friend of Prince William – the boys met as young

  • Kim Kardashian reveals the secret trick behind her signature braids

    Kim Kardashian has been giving us all major hair envy in recent months with her effortlessly cool boxer braid hairstyles, whether on her natural tresses or when she rocked a long blonde wig during New York Fashion Week. Now, the 35-year-old has revealed the secret to her sleek and put together look, in a short clip shared on her eponymous app. Scroll below for the full video CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Kim Kardashian has revealed the secret to her boxer braids The Keeping up with the Kardashians star turned to celebrity hairstylist Justine Marjan to help her achieve her edgy look. Justine revealed

  • George Clooney talks retiring from acting: 'Nobody really wants to see' you age

    George Clooney has hinted that he may quit acting because he doesn't want to age on-screen. The 54-year-old said that as he's grown older, he's had fewer film options to choose from. George is currently starring in the Coen brothers' new drama Hail, Ceasar! and later this year he will appear in Money Monster. "I think nobody really wants to see anybody really age," George laughed, speaking to the BBC. "It's a very unforgiving thing, the cameras, and so aging becomes something that you try to do less and less on screen. "You try to pick the films that work best

  • Drew Barrymore reveals her unusual make-up routine

    Drew Barrymore has revealed her unusual trick to achieving perfect smokey eye make-up. The 41-year-old has confessed that after her evening skincare regime, she applies eyeliner before going to sleep – breaking the golden rule of skincare that you should remove all make-up before bed. CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Drew Barrymore has revealed her unusual make-up trick "After I do my evening skincare routine, I line my outer lower lashes with soft-black pencil – usually Flower That's So Kohl – before I go to bed" she told Allure magazine. The Charlie's Angels actress admitted her methods may seem slightly unorthodox, but she felt

  • See why this video of a dancing teenager with autism has gone viral

    Sam Forbes, a teenager with autism, has become known as the "dancing barrista" thanks to a video that has gone viral on YouTube. The 17-year-old said it was his dream to work in a coffee shop but Sam was always told he was "unemployable". Scroll down for videos After meeting a man called Chris who believed in him, Sam was offered the chance to work at Starbucks, where Chris is the manager. He immediately told his parents that being offered the job was a life-changing moment. Sam Forbes said it was his dream to work as a barrista Like some people with autism,

  • Michelle Obama reuniting with Prince Harry for Invictus Games

    Just a few months after their D.C. meeting, Prince Harry and First Lady Michelle Obama are reuniting again. The pair will be heading south to Orlando for the royal’s second Invictus Games, which will run May 8-12 in Florida.President Barack Obama’s wife will be accompanied by Dr. Jill Biden to show their support for Team USA during the sporting event. The First Lady told People magazine, "With Prince Harry's leadership, I hope that the world will join us in celebrating these incredible athletes and supporting all our service members, veterans, and their families."Photo: WireImageShe continued, "I'm excited to cheer on the Warriors of Team USA in Orlando