It’s one of those awkward family photos that would be best gathering dust in an album, seen only by the eyes of one's nearest and dearest.
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Saturday 29 January 2011
When Michelle Obama chose to wear an Alexander McQueen gown to a state dinner in honour of Chinese president Hu Jintao last week, she was presumably unaware of the controversy such a gesture might spark.
Monday 13 December 2010
The big story for the forthcoming season may be the wearing of full-on colour – blocked, printed, tone-on-tone, whatever – but only a few dipped their toes into that particular water at last week's British Fashion Awards.
Wednesday 08 December 2010
There was only one label to be seen in at last night's British Fashion Awards and it's a name that was at the heart of the event. Lee Alexander McQueen, who died last February, was London's brightest talent and guests were arrayed in some of the brand's most flamboyant creations as they gathered at The Savoy for the ceremony.
Sunday 28 November 2010
Sunday 14 November 2010
Thursday 11 November 2010
For every child who dies of a preventable disease in an industrialized country, more than 2,000 children will die in developing countries such as Africa and India.
Thursday 11 November 2010
A Cabinet minister today defended the practice of putting some Conservative Party officials and aides on the public payroll.
Saturday 30 October 2010
Friday 22 October 2010
Diminutive Scottish-born singer K T Tunstall sprang on stage at the Shepherd's Bush Empire wearing skin-tight leather leggings and a baggy T-shirt, immediately invigorating the audience with her firecracker presence.
Tuesday 19 October 2010
Tuesday 12 October 2010
Sunday 10 October 2010
Thursday 07 October 2010
It failed to enthuse the public at the general election and Tory party workers admit it "bombed" on the doorstep. But yesterday David Cameron attempted to explain again his vision of a "big society" as he prepared the country for the pain of spending cuts in his first speech to the Conservative Party conference as Prime Minister. He suggested that the sacrifices needed to cut the £155 bn deficit would be rewarded with tax cuts before the next election.
Monday 27 September 2010
Ed Miliband has scored a minor historic first by being the only unmarried man ever to be elected leader of the Labour Party – though that says more about how society has changed than it says about him.
Friday 17 September 2010
she is more usually associated with all things yellow but Miriam González Durántez turned green yesterday as she helped launch an ethical clothing range on the eve of London Fashion Week.
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