Bridget Jones

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding date revealed - but we still aren't getting a bank holiday

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding date has been revealed this morning - but we still aren't getting a bank holiday it seems.<p>The happy couple …

Royal Family

12-year-old prodigy Alma Deutscher on homeschooling and Mozart

December 15, 2017<p>“You see, I have this skipping rope, and I just wave it around, and I let my imagination go free,” says Alma Deutscher, trying to …

The dos and don'ts of Christmas Jumper Day

As it’s the third Friday of December, tradition dictates that we must don a festive knit to celebrate Christmas Jumper Day - or, to use its American appellation, Ugly Sweater Day. But while we are encouraged to embrace the season and raise money for Save The Children, they are told to ‘flaunt the …

Christmas

Happy Christmas Jumper Day 2017! What is the meaning behind it and why you should wear festive knitwear today

It was once seen as the ultimate fashion faux pas.<p>Brightly coloured garish knitwear featuring images of Santa, reindeer, elves or the cheesiest of …

Christmas

Women Journalists In Rom-Coms Are Trainwrecks. Here's Why That Matters.

It’s not just “A Christmas Prince.” Rom-coms do women, journalists and women journalists a disservice when they treat the work as a means to a romantic end.<p>By now, you might have seen Netflix’s made-for-streaming Christmas romantic comedy, “A Christmas Prince.” It’s a holiday rom-com in the …

Art

Carson Kressley's holiday style secrets

‘Tis the season to dress festively, and who better to advise us than Carson Kressley?<p>The fashion guru stopped by the Fox News studios to chat about holiday fashion and how to make it work without breaking the bank. From packing wisdom to Christmas party fashion disasters and gift giving advice, …

Clothing

Canneseries to Open with Jean-Jacques Annaud’s ‘The Truth About The Harry Quebert Affair’

Jean-Jacques Annaud’s “The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair,” a show starring Patrick Dempsey (“Bridget Jones Baby”), Ben Schnetzer (“Snowden”) …

TV

Hey Netflix! A Christmas Prince is pure genius

NETFLIX<p>A Christmas Prince is now streaming on Netflix.<p><b>OPINION:</b> I'm a Kiwi who's lived in California for 14 years, and as you can imagine, I've had to …

New Zealand News

Gemma Collins’ Teen Awards trip named celebrity fall of the year

Gemma Collins’ famous fall through the floor during the Radio 1 Teen Awards has been named “best celebrity fall of the year”.<p>The comical Lemon Award …

News (Ireland)

19 Romantic Comedies For Women, By Women

Don't deny it. You love a good rom-com. But what might make you love them even more is if they had a more feminist touch. Specifically, you might …

Filmmaking

Love Actually's Problematic Relationships: A Definitive Ranking

View Gallery12 photos<p>1 / 12<p>Rex<p>Sam and Daniel<p>'Let's get the shit kicked out of us by love!' Such is the rallying cry of <i>Love Actually</i>'s loveliest …

Andrew Lincoln

Royal Wedding Travel Guide: A Comprehensive Itinerary for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Weekend

Ever since Kensington Palace announced the engagement of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle, it seems everyone has been abuzz about the Royal Wedding next May. While the exact date hasn’t been set yet, if you’re thinking about traveling to Windsor for the festivities, you’ll want to …

Royal Family

The Best ‘Ask Polly’ Advice Columns of 2017

As the Cut’s “Ask Polly” advice columnist since 2014, Heather Havrilesky grapples with readers’ questions about life, death, babies, relationships, …

Relationships

The Best Christmas Jumpers Money Can Buy

The Christmas jumper can be traced back to the 1980s, first appearing on celebrities such as Andy Williams and Perry Como, they were later adopted by …

For Men

Don't rush out to buy a new 'ugly' Christmas sweater

<b>There are ways to have your Christmas sweater fun without driving fast-fashion pollution.</b><p>My introduction to the Christmas sweater phenomenon was …

Sustainability

Why Do We Kiss On New Year's? The Tradition Might Stem From The Ancient Romans

Kissing has long been a part of cold, wintry traditions, beginning back in Ancient Rome. The reason why we kiss on New Year's might stem from the …

Ancient Rome

This is what the perfect Christmas movie would look like, according to science

Yippee-ki-yay.<p>'Tis the season to light the fire and roast some chestnuts, warm up a big mug of cocoa, and snuggle down for some festive film …

Movies

The myth that female orgasms are this big unfathomable mystery is the peak of straight male laziness

opinion<p>By , Lifestyle editor<p>There’s an enduring idea that women are bloody complicated.<p>Can’t live with ’em, can’t live without ’em, say cheery …

Feminism

Blu-rays from $5: X-Men Trilogy, Alien 6-Film Collection, Rick & Morty, Logan, many more

Best Buy is offering the X-Men Trilogy (Blu-ray + Digital HD) on sale for just <b>$9.99 shipped</b>. That’s $25 off the original listing and the lowest price we can find for it. The trilogy includes X-Men, X2: X-Men United, and X-Men: The Last Stand. Rated 4.6/5 stars by Best Buy shoppers. Also, at Amazon …

Movies

Democrats see road map for 2018 in huge turnout among black voters in Alabama

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — DeJuana Thompson spent Alabama’s election night at a party where “I Voted” stickers were the price of entry — one more bash for Woke Vote, an organization that had spent $400,000 to turn out young black voters. Thompson, a Birmingham native, had joined Woke Vote’s …

Elections

ZEE-JLF to feature over 400 speakers | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

The countdown to the next edition of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) to be held on January 25-29, 2018 began with a preview held in the …

Canadian Literature

Celebrity face change mysteries...

Entertainment

10 Reasons A Christmas Prince Is The Perfect Trash Holiday Movie

Netflix out-Hallmarked Hallmark.<p>After Netflix released <i>A Christmas Prince</i>, its own version of the holiday Hallmark movie, it immediately gained a bit of a cult following:<p>Even Netflix called out the people who've been watching this every day for over two weeks:<p>In case you need more reasons to queue …

Netflix

How Listening To Your Friend’s Advice Can Jeopardize Your Future With A Person You’ve Never Dated

I wake up and check my phone. There’s a dozen Instagram notifications, a few from Facebook, Twitter, but none from Whatsapp, the app I grew to love …

Relationships

The funniest (and cringiest) Christmas jumpers for 2017

It's the must-wear item of the Christmas season; a garment that's become the essential uniform of Yuletide office lunches and family get-togethers (remember Colin firth, all awkward and handsome, in that Bridget Jones reindeer number?). Yes, the Christmas jumper is here to stay – to the extent that …

Christmas

Hugh Grant admits he was in talks to return as Daniel Cleaver in Bridget Jones's Baby

'I don't see how he fits in.'<p>Actor Hugh Grant has spoken out about his appearances in the <i>Bridget Jones</i> franchise – suggesting that he opted out of …

Movies

'Irish Bridget Jones' series gets six-figure deal

Gill Books has struck a six-figure two-book deal with journalists Emer McLysaght and Sarah Breen to continue their series about stereotypical Irish …

Netflix Releases Rare Ratings Info to Mock Obsessive Fans of Its Own Movie

© Netflix Netflix is notoriously cagey about releasing ratings data. In 2015, the service said it would refrain from making available its viewership …

Netflix

Season to be jolly it is: the tradition of Christmas movies

Christmas movies are all about dashing through the snow in red jumpers, with the frames dusted with enough tinsel to burn your retina. Hugh Grant …

Star Wars

Call of the desert: Why all roads lead to Jaipur

There’s heritage, romance and beauty around every corner of this dusty yet vibrant city. But the last decade has seen Jaipur flourish as a centre for …

India