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What does Jennifer Aniston smell of, do you suppose? Gin and cat food? Despair? Perhaps, if I really wanted to know, I ought to have got myself to Harrods last week, where Hollywood's eternal singleton was launching her eau du parfum, Lolavie.

The shape of things to come: How slimming became big business in the Twenties

The diet industry might seem like a modern invention but the slimming craze can be traced back to your great-grandmother's day.

Sarah Sands: Can you hear that squeaking? It must be a woman

There is an obvious difference between Men's Hour, the new programme devised by Radio 5, and its Radio 4 earlier counterpart, Woman's Hour.

Screen Talk: Repeat performance

Hollywood insiders are arguing among themselves over a change in date for the town's biggest love-in party, the Oscars.

Movie dross that leaves all joking aside

Don't bank on the multiplex to assuage World Cup misery, says Ben Walsh – Hollywood comedies just aren't funny anymore

Susie Rushton: Happiness is hours in front of the TV

Oi. Are you listening? Can you just switch that off for one sec? Or at least turn it down. Thanks. That's better. Because we need to talk. Apparently the British are watching more television than ever before, at least according to a survey commissioned by a marketing organisation for the commercial channels, who are presumably cock-a-hoop.

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In which Jennifer Aniston continues to display her remarkable knack for choosing the lamest comedy vehicles on the road.

Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler blame Bounty Hunter script for chemistry

Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler revealed how much they loved working together on new rom com The Bounty Hunter at the film's London premiere last night.

Pandora: Diplomatic Dave to heal rift with Israelis

All it took was the prospect of a few canapés – or, perhaps, a few trays of Ferrero Rocher.

Beyonce Knowles has 'sexiest body', say women

Singer Beyonce is the celebrity with the best body in the eyes of British women, but males prefer Hollywood actress Megan Fox, a new survey has found.

Jaci Stephen: 'Leno versus Conan is the new Rumble in the Jungle, and I can't get enough of it'

You know when something is really big news here when the essence of the story can be reduced to just four words.

Brangelina: The end of the affair

After five years and six children, the first couple of Hollywood are rumoured to be splitting up. Amy Jenkins pays tribute to the phenomenon

Bradley Cooper: 'There's been plenty of rejection'

He's served his time on the bit-part circuit – but now it seems that The Hangover is heralding a new dawn for Bradley Cooper

2020 vision: With the Hollywood A-list in their desert compound, the UK rejects the Gwynification of the high street

As the Noughties drew to a close and we welcomed in the 2010s, the celebrity world found itself teetering on the edge of a precipice. Rumours were rife about the impending Jolie-Pitt divorce, squeaky-clean Tiger had been exposed as a dirty dog, even Jude Law's hair was refusing to have anything to do with him, and 98 per cent of the celeb world was still reeling from the loss of Michael Jackson, the man who had inspired them to dance/sing/act/cook/design handbags.

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The President came the nearest he has come yet to rivalling George W Bush’s gormless reaction to 9/11 , says Robert Fisk
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Billy Graham’s son declares righteous war on Ebola

A Christian charity’s efforts to save missionaries trapped in Africa by the crisis have been justifiably praised. But doubts remain about its evangelical motives
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Not even Jeremy Clarkson is bigger than the BBC, says TV boss

Corporation’s head of television confirms ‘Top Gear’ host was warned about racist language
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Larkin's reputation has taken a knocking. But a new book by James Booth argues that the poet was affectionate, witty, entertaining and kind, as hitherto unseen letters, sketches and 'selfies' reveal
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Face it: 10 best men's skincare products

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Mackay, Moody and another grim day for English football

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Will Barcelona's hopes go out of the window?

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