• Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius charged with murder

    South African Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius has been charged with murder after his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, was found shot at his Pretoria home.   Local police confirmed they had opened a murder investigation after a fatal shooting at the luxury Silver Lakes gated community, where Oscar lives. "We found a 9mm pistol at the scene. A 26-year-old man was taken into custody," a police spokeswoman said.  CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY   The athlete, pictured above leaving the police station, was expected to appear at Pretoria Magistrates later on Thursday.  Visiting his client, agent Peet van Zyl said: "I hope I can have access to him at the police station. At this

  • Lara Stone makes Red Nose Day snaps for Comic Relief

    Swapping the runway for a red nose, supermodel Lara Stone will be lending her talents to the Comic Relief campaign. Lara, 29, has got behind the lens once more to make some red nose day fun as part of a campaign to find Britain's funniest face. The star has taken part in the humorous shoot to encourage the public to take the funniest snap they can while wearing the red nose, and to upload the result to Sainsbury's Facebook page. CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE The victor of the competition will win a VIP meet and greet with Jessie J,

  • Lawyer claims Kim Kardashian is being held 'hostage' by Kris Humphries

    The divorce battle between Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries continues. In court papers filed on behalf of the socialite, Kim's lawyer has claimed she is being held 'hostage' by her estranged husband. In a 217-page response to Kris' claims that he is not ready to go to trial because of "uncooperative third parties", lawyer Laura Wasser argues that his camp have presented no evidence that they have met with any opposition.   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR FULL GALLERY The NBA player "cannot continue to hold the court and (Kim) hostage through his own lack of diligence in preparing his case for trial," the lawyer

  • Victoria and Harper Beckham enjoy a well-earned shopping trip

    Victoria Beckham is finally enjoying some much needed time off after her intense work schedule during New York Fashion Week. The designer, whose collection received a standing ovation from industry experts on Tuesday, took a break from work and headed for some shopping with daughter Harper Seven. With the Big Apple at their feet Victoria and Harper headed to magical toy shop FAO Schwarz on Fifth Avenue. The flagship store is the oldest of its kind in the US and is famous for its unique, high quality toys, life-size animals and dolls and floor piano that feature in Tom Hanks'

  • Exes Harry Styles and Taylor Swift battle for Favourite Song

    Former sweethearts Harry Styles and Taylor Swift will go head to head in the race for Favourite Song at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards next month. Harry’s band, One Direction, and the country starlet have both been nominated and will no doubt come face-to-face at the LA awards ceremony. Harry and band mates Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson are nominated for their smash-hit single What Makes You Beautiful, competing against Taylor's We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together. Harry’s band are also contending for Favourite Musical Group.   They all face stiff competition in the Favourite Song

  • Rachel Weisz adds a touch of magic to 'Oz' premiere

    Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams and Mila Kunis have walked down yellow brick road once more for the Oz: The Great and Powerful premiere. The witch-playing trio emanated decadence as they attended the premiere in Hollywood, California for the Wizard Of Oz prequel. Gracing the event in an attention-grabbing Victoria Beckham red gown, Rachel epitomised the word elegance as she attended the event.   CLICK ON IMAGES FOR GALLERY Spending her night in the company of her co-stars, Rachel's slicked back bun and rosebud lips set her far apart from her Wicked Witch persona. Speaking to Viva Press, the Constant Gardener star