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The Netherlands' Queen Maxima dusts off 120-year-old diamond tiara for glittering state visit

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Despite their best intentions of portraying royals as "one of us", there are some staggering differences that are too difficult to ignore - largely the general population's lack of a diamond tiara from the family vault.

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The dancer whose video went viral thanks to a cop has now performed with Janet Jackson

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A woman whose audition video to dance with Janet Jackson went viral after a cop helped her out has now performed with her idol.

Amanda Holden (47) shows off killer figure in jewel print bikini on fitness holiday

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Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden is showing off the results of her hard-earned gym sessions on holiday.

'It will be six months of listening' - Meghan Markle will learn from a senior aide on how to be an effective royal

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Now that the excitement of the royal wedding is dying down, reality has set in for Meghan Markle.

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Victoria Beckham has her say on Meghan Markle's divisive wedding dress

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Nearly one week after Britain's royal wedding, the debate still wages on over whether or not Meghan Markle's dress was a dramatic entrance into the royal family or a demure disappointment.

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Idris Elba will direct and star in Hunchback Of Notre Dame for Netflix

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Idris Elba will swap his trademark Luther coat for a rather different appearance when he stars as the Hunchback Of Notre Dame for a new Netflix project.

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Gwyneth Paltrow says Brad Pitt threatened Harvey Weinstein after he made unwanted sexual advances towards her

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Brad Pitt threatened to kill Harvey Weinstein after he allegedly made unwanted sexual advances towards Gwyneth Paltrow.

Wednesday, May 23

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Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus ‘insanely excited’ to win Mark Twain Prize

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Actress and comedian Julia Louis-Dreyfus is to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American humour.

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Sweden's photogenic royals Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia go public with their very normal Instagram

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Swedish royals Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia have unlocked their private Instagram account - which is almost disappointingly normal.

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There's a new luxury Irish beauty brand in town - and it's worth the hype for all the right reasons

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If I hear the phrase, ‘the boom is back’, my head may explode.

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Meghan Markle's royal makeover has begun - the new Duchess of Sussex opts for flesh-coloured tights

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Meghan Markle's weekend wedding to Prince Harry may have been a celebration of diversity and a taste of their modern monarchy, but there are some traditions that just aren't going anywhere.

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A thoroughly modern princess - how will Meghan Markle use her new royal role?

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To the outside world, it might look as if the new Duchess of Sussex has spent her last few months as Meghan Markle locked away in the grounds of Kensington Palace and latterly Windsor Castle, quietly planning her wedding. There were, after…

Tuesday, May 22

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'That bee really got me' - Meghan breaks into fit of giggles over Harry in their first official engagement as newlyweds

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Britain's Prince Harry had his wife Meghan in stitches today in their first royal engagement as a married couple.

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Millie Mackintosh on Professor Green divorce: 'It hasn't put me off marriage...we were on different paths'

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Millie Mackintosh said her painful divorce from ex-husband Professor Green hasn't made her bitter about the prospect of marriage.

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Revealed: The custom gift that Meghan Markle designed for Kate Middleton on her wedding day

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Meghan Markle designed a bespoke bangle for her new sister-in-law Kate Middleton and six of her best friends as a wedding favour.

Katie Holmes and daughter Suri Cruise enjoy night at the ballet in sweet matching outfits

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Actress Katie Holmes enjoyed a family night out with her daughter Suri Cruise for a VIP night at the ballet.

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'She almost didn't go' - there was a lot of drama for Chelsy Davy before Prince Harry's wedding

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Chelsy Davy was reportedly "quite emotional" at being snubbed by her ex Prince Harry for an invite to the exclusive VIP reception he was hosting after his wedding. The 32-year-old, who dated the British prince for six years before…

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'Never take no for an answer' - Keith Duffy shares pride at daughter Mia's school graduation

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Keith Duffy says he is the "proudest papa in the world" after his 18-year-old daughter Mia graduated from secondary school.

'Maybe next time I'll brush my hair' - Louise Duffy enjoys low-key baby shower

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The countdown is well and truly on for radio presenter Louise Duffy who is set to welcome her first child in the coming weeks.

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Khloe Kardashian hits back at critics who say she's 'focusing too much' on the gym after giving birth

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Khloe Kardashian has hit back at those who have criticised her for "focusing too much on her body" following the arrival of her daughter.

Monday, May 21

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Khloe Kardashian defends herself against fitness regime critics

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Khloe Kardashian has snapped back at critics who suggested she is too focused on her body after giving birth, saying being a mother does not mean she has to quit the gym.

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Alec Baldwin reveals name of new baby boy

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Alec and Hilaria Baldwin have introduced their new baby son, revealing they have named him Romeo.

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Barack and Michelle Obama sign production deal with Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama have signed a deal to produce content for Netflix.

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Britain's Prince Harry and new wife Meghan Markle expected to visit Ireland this summer

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Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to enjoy a romantic holiday in Ireland this summer, Independent.ie understands.

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Ofcom opens three new probes into Kremlin-backed TV channel after Salisbury case

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Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom has opened three new investigations into a Kremlin-backed TV channel following the Salisbury poisoning case.

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Hospital worker fired 'for accessing Ed Sheeran's health records'

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An hospital worker was sacked and another reprimanded for reportedly accessing Ed Sheeran’s health records.

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Gervais and Cowell among stars urging Indonesia to ban ‘brutal’ dog meat trade

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Stars including Ricky Gervais and Simon Cowell have urged Indonesia’s president to ban what they say is a brutal trade in dog and cat meat for human consumption.

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Meghan and Harry expected to visit bride's father after honeymoon

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Newlyweds Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are expected to visit her father after their honeymoon.

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Royal wedding: Inside the exclusive Frogmore House reception with DJ Idris Elba and compère James Corden

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The reception for the royal wedding was a star-studded affair, with actor Idris Elba taking to the DJ decks and comedian James Corden acting as compère at the highly exclusive party.