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Jay Z is Beyonce's 'Instagram husband'

A picture of Beyonce and Jay Z has gone viral after it was revealed he is her 'Instagram husband'.

Mary Ward   Behind every well filtered woman, there's some poor sod holding a camera phone.

Watch disability advocate Anastasia Somoza's moving speech at the DNC

Disability advocate Anastasia Somoza speaking at the Democratic National Convention.

Rob Moran   "Donald Trump doesn't see me, he doesn't hear me, and he definitely doesn't speak for me."

Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell shares photos of $142 wedding with Dax Shepard for the first time


Rob Moran   That's a good price for ~love~.

Magnolia Maymuru misses out Miss World Australia crown

Maminydjama Maymuru of the Northern Territory walks the runway.

Mary Ward   All eyes were on the teenager from Arnhem Land who made headlines worldwide in May when she became the first Indigenous woman to represent the territory at the pageant.

Jon Stewart, back on the Late Show, lets loose on Fox News and more

FILE - This Nov. 30, 2011 file photo shows television host Jon Stewart during a taping of "The Daily Show with Jon ...

Dave Itzkoff   He wasn't playing the comedic foil, this time Stewart returned to the show to breathe fire in a vehement comedic monologue.

Miranda Kerr is the Mad Men of social media

Co-founder and chief executive of Snapchat, Evan Spiegel, and model Miranda Kerr are engaged.

Jenna Clarke   She is the Mad Men of social media.

Zoe Saldana

Zoe Saldana wants women to speak up and stop going to the movies with their boyfriends

Zoe Saldana will star in the <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i>.

Jenny Noyes   It's not just Hollywood stars who have the power to change, Zoe Saldana reckons it's time female audiences voted with their feet.

Shannen Doherty

Doherty shares raw images of breast cancer treatment

Shannen Doherty as she has her hair shaved off.

The former 90210 actress shared some honest images to her Instagram account on Wednesday.


Twitter bars infamous troll from service in wake of Leslie Jones' abuse

Leslie Jones at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Ghostbusters'.

Mike Isaac   Milo Yiannopoulos, known on Twitter as @Nero, has been one of the most egregious and consistent offenders against Twitter's terms of service. In an attempt to show that it is cracking down on abuse, Twitter has now blocked his account.

Portrait of a lady

Lady Renouf.

Melissa Singer   Lady Susan Renouf was farewelled as she lived: with grace and dignity.

Safe Schools

Troye Sivan's mum launches petition to help save funding for Safe Schools

Laurelle Mellet with son Troye Sivan.

Rob Moran   "To exclude anti-LGBTQI bullying programs from schools is beyond cruel," Laurelle Mellet wrote in the Change.org petition.

Melania Trump's big moment turns into social media ridicule

Melania Trump, wife of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, waves after she makes her now-infamous speech.

When Melania Trump took to the stage on Monday night, the stakes were high. Now she has hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons.

Ghostbusters hate campaign against Leslie Jones stoops to new low

Leslie Jones as Patty in <i>Ghostbusters</i> (2016).

Karl Quinn   The campaign against the all-female Ghostbusters has leapt the fence from misogyny to out-and-out racism.

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Ben Pobjie

Parenting tips for Mick Jagger

Mick Jagger.

Ben Pobjie   It's hard being a father. As a father myself, but more importantly as a concerned citizen and liker of music, I would like to offer him a few pertinent pieces of advice, writes Ben Pobjie.

McKayla Maroney

McKayla Maroney, Olympics champ and the internet's 'unimpressed gymnast', is now an aspiring rapper

Gymnast McKayla Maroney on the podium, with the smirk that launched a million memes.

Rob Moran   "They wanted me to be America's sweetheart. And I think I've never fit into that cookie cutter person."

Body shaming

This Playboy Playmate found a normal woman's naked body gross. So she posted it online.

Dani Mathers

Rachel Premack   Dani Mathers has since been banned from the gym where she snapped the photo, and police are investigating.

Sonia Kruger calls on Australia to stop taking Muslim immigrants

Sonia Kruger wants a ban on Muslim migration to Australia.

Michaela Whitbourn   Sonia Kruger has courted controversy on morning television by calling on Australia to ban Muslim immigrants.

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'Game of Thrones' leads Emmy nominations

Game of Thrones.

Michael Idato   Kit Harington, who plays Jon Snow, was among the actors from Game of Thrones nominated for the first time.

Amy Schumer reveals first sexual experience was not consensual

Amy Schumer has revealed her first sexual experience was not consensual.

The comedian described her first sexual experience as 'not a good one'.


Beyonce, Rihanna star in chilling Black Lives Matter PSA

Beyonce joins 24 other celebrities in a new PSA against racial violence in the US.

A huge group of celebrities have come together to list the 23 inane ways black people can be killed in the US.

Why do tabloid readers want Jennifer Aniston to be pregnant?

Jennifer Aniston's womb has been tabloid fodder since her marriage to Brad Pitt over a decade ago.

Emily Yahr   For the last decade, Americans in supermarket checkout lines have been inundated with the tabloid headlines: "Jen's finally PREGNANT!" "A Baby for Jen!" "Jen: Pregnant and Alone." "Jen's Baby Dream Shattered." "TWINS for Jen!"

Victoria Beckham's fans back her kiss with daughter

Victoria Beckham posted this sweet photo of her sharing a kiss with her daughter Harper.

Other mums have leapt to the defence of Victoria Beckham after the fashion designer was trolled for posting a photo of her kissing her young daughter Harper on the lips.

'I'm not pregnant, I'm fed up': Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston attends the premiere of "Mother's Day" at TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX on April 13, 2016 in Hollywood, ...

Mary Ward   Aniston has been plagued by baby rumours since her marriage to Brad Pitt over a decade ago.

Swift money

Taylor Swift named world's highest earning celebrity with a $226 million payday

Taylor Swift.

Michael Idato   If singer Taylor Swift's world paparazzi tour with new boyfriend Tom Hiddleston in tow wasn't enough to make you jealous then spare a thought for her pay packet.

Leslie Jones

Leslie Jones steals the show at Ghostbusters premiere following red carpet dress ordeal

Leslie Jones at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Ghostbusters'.

Rob Moran   She told designers they'd regret it, and she wasn't lying.

Aubrey Plaza

Aubrey Plaza reveals she's bisexual

Aubrey Plaza on 'Watch What Happens Live' last week.

Robert Moran   "I fall in love with girls and guys", the Parks And Rec star told The Advocate.

Leadsom says being a mum makes her a safe bet for British PM

Andrea Leadsom says being a mum means she has a bigger stake in the UK's future than childless rival Theresa May.

Karla Adam   Andrea Leadsom, one of two women in the race to become the next British prime minister, has suggested that being a mother makes her a better pick than her rival Theresa May.

Star Trek's Mr Sulu comes out

Actor John Cho, who plays the iconic Mr Sulu in the upcoming <i>Star Trek Beyond</i>.

Mr Sulu comes out in new Star Trek movie.

Summer looks the best chance for Adele's Australian tour

Adele. Will she be a summer visitor to Australia?

Bernard Zuel   Summer looks the best chance for Australia to see Adele but will we have to wait for a new PM to find out?

Beyonce calls for action

Time to take action on police shootings says Beyonce.

Bernard Zuel   One of the world's biggest pop stars calls for community-wide action after yet more police shootings.

Hollywood sexism

Rose McGowan hits back at male film critic who ridiculed Renee Zellweger's appearance

Renee Zellweger in Bridget Jones.

Robert Moran   "What you are doing is vile, damaging, stupid and cruel."

Vanity Fair's bizarre Margot Robbie profile

Margot Robbie on the cover of <i>Vanity Fair</i>.

Mary Ward   "She is tall but only with the help of certain shoes."

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We are all confused, Ryan Reynolds

Hiddleswift are in Australia.

Mr Blake Lively trying to make sense of Hiddleswift has become a meme.

Samantha Bee

'I filled my office with people who've been underestimated their entire careers': Samantha Bee on her show's success

<i>Full Frontal</i> host, Samantha Bee.

Rob Moran   Rolling Stone profiled everyone's favourite late night host.

Maxim mix-up

Joan Smalls calls out Maxim for confusing her with Lais Ribiero

Joan Smalls walks the runway during the Givenchy Menswear Spring/Summer 2017 show as part of Paris Fashion Week on June ...

Mary Ward   Well, this is an embarrassing mix-up.

Game of Thrones stars visit Syrian refugees, urge Europe's leaders to act

Lena Headey as Cersei.

"They're unbelievably sad. Understandably. We can do better for them. We must do better for them."

Airbnb for refugees

This website connects refugees with those with a room to spare

Refugees Welcome is often described as 'Airbnb for refugees'.

Genevieve Spicer   Refugees Welcome is often described as 'Airbnb for refugees'.

Judi Dench

Dame Judi Dench celebrates 81st birthday with a tattoo

Michael Parkinson and Judi Dench

'Parkinson' TV Programme, Britain  23 Dec 2006
Parkinson ...

Mary Ward   The tatt was a gift from her daughter.

Leigh Sales reveals 'disgusting' abuse

Targeted by Twitter trolls ...  <i>7.30</i> host Leigh Sales has interviewed Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and ...

Ebony Bowden   7.30 host Leigh Sales has made public the disturbing online abuse directed at her during the election campaign.

Mindy Kaling

Mindy Kaling predicted the misogynistic backlash against Ghostbusters five years ago

Mindy Kaling, magical soothsayer (or, at least, on-point cultural observer)

Rob Moran   As we always suspected, Mindy Kaling is a soothsayer (or, at least, an on-point cultural observer).

Leslie Jones

Leslie Jones says no designers would dress her for Ghostbusters premiere

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - JUNE 07:  Actress Leslie Jones arrives at ELLE Hosts Women In Comedy Event With July Cover Stars ...

Jenny Noyes   Stylists jump to the industry's defence... by saying Jones is too big.

Miss Teen USA is getting rid of its swimsuit competition

Miss Dominican Republic, Clarissa Molina, Miss Indonesia, Anindya Kusuma Putri, and Miss Australia, Monika Radulovic, ...

Elahe Izadi   ​Swimsuits, out. Activewear, in.

Alicia Keys goes make-up free to BET Awards

Alicia Keys at the 2016 BET Awards.

Jenna Clarke   Singer Alicia Keys has made headlines for attending an awards show for not wearing make-up.

'I don't have a hip, cool reaction': Lena Dunham disturbed by Kanye's Famous video

Lena Dunham has spoken out against Kanye West's <i>Famous</i> video.

Mary Ward   The Girls creator says it hurts to see 'a woman I love' like Taylor Swift, Anna Wintour and Rihanna reduced to a 'waxy pair of breasts'.

Gemma Ward was warned her looks were fading at 20

Supermodel Gemma Ward opens up about aging in the fashion industry in the new issue of Elle Australia.

Jenna Clarke   Her six year sabbatical was to escape the pressures of aging in the spotlight.

Aziz Ansari

Donald Trump makes Aziz Ansari 'afraid for my family'

Aziz Ansari gets serious about Donald Trump in an op ed for The New York Times.

Jayme Deerwester   "The vitriolic and hate-filled rhetoric coming from Trump isn't so far off from cursing at strangers from a car window."

Kanye's latest provocation towards Taylor Swift

Kanye sleeping next to a Taylor Swift lookalike in His Famous video.

Joe Coscarelli   In his latest meant-to-shock music video, Kanye West puts himself and his wife, Kim Kardashian West, in a special breed of rarefied company.

Lily Allen's cutting response to Trump on Brexit

Lily Allen: stinging tweet.

Sarah Muller   British singer Lily Allen has called Trump a "moron" in a cutting reply to Trump's inaccurate tweet about the UK referendum.

Miss America

Miss Missouri becomes first openly gay Miss America contestant in its 95-year history


Rob Moran   "I don't know that I intended to be the first, but I am. So I'm very excited about it."

Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer has some strong words for Senators failing to act on gun control

Amy Schumer.

Jenny Noyes   The comedian is not happy about what she sees as decision-making based on "cowardice" and greed.


Portishead's video for their cover of ABBA's 'SOS' is a powerful tribute to late British MP Jo Cox


Rob Moran   The band join Malala Yousafzai, Gillian Anderson, President Obama and more in paying tribute to the slain MP, on what would've been her 42nd birthday.

Orlando shooting

Frank Ocean shares touching personal essay in the wake of the Orlando shooting

R&B singer Frank Ocean.

Rob Moran   “Many hate us and wish we didn’t exist. Many are annoyed by our wanting to be married like everyone else or use the correct restroom like everyone else.”

Star Trek's Anton Yelchin, killed in freak accident

Anton Yelchin, far left, in Star Trek.

Karl Quinn   The young actor best known for playing Chekov in two Star Trek movies was killed when his car rolled and pinned him against a wall.

Chelsea Clinton gives birth to boy

Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky have welcomed their second child, a boy called Aidan.

Chelsea Clinton, daughter of US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton, has announced the birth of her second child with husband Marc Mezvinsky.

Gender inclusive

Canadian lawmakers vote to make national anthem gender neutral

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Leah Schnurr, Julie Gordon   Trudeau's government's focus on being more inclusive toward women is still awesomely going strong.