The new-look Darren Clarke shows the fruits of his fitness regime. Photo: Warren Little/Getty Images

As the star attraction of the night entered the room, tall, tanned and toned, Vinny Fitzpatrick sank his bulging buttocks a little lower in his seat a(...)

By the end of this year, college friends Matt Pohlson and Ryan Cummins will have raised almost $20 million for charities in two years.

When 2014 comes to a close, college friends Ryan Cummins and Matt Pohlson will have raised almost $20 million for charities in two years.Their start-u(...)

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HOT Cleancut and cleanshaven No more floppy fringes Scrumdiddly’s megalicious ice cream sundaes Get them now in Dún Laoghaire and Donabate (...)

 Oscar de la Renta who died at the age of 82 this week. Photograph: EPA/Carlos Ortega

The fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, who has died aged 82, arrived in New York in 1963 with letters of introduction to the editor-in-chief of Vogue(...)

 Oscar de la Renta (R), pictured with American Vogue Editor-in-chief Anna Wintour (C), died yesterday at his home in Kent, Connecticut. He was 82. Photograph:   Jim McIsaac/Getty Images 1:45

Oscar de la Renta, the doyen of American fashion, whose career began in the 1950s in Franco’s Spain and sprawled across the better living rooms of Par(...)

A worker in a hazardous-material (hazmat) suit at a block in Dallas, Texas, where a man diagnosed with Ebola was staying. Photograph: Jim Young/Reuters

There is a disturbing new epidemic sweeping across the developed world. Its symptoms include nausea, sweating and an inability to watch a rolling n(...)

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Alamuddin made a splash on arrival in the Italian city of Venice with a Dolce and Gabbana sundress. A favourite from the pair’s Sicilian-influenced(...)

George Clooney and his new wife Amal Alamuddin arrive at Venice city hall for a civil ceremony to formalise their wedding today. Photograph: Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters 2:33

It only took 14 minutes. After four days of lavish closed-doors celebrations, frantic waterborne paparazzi chases and seemingly endless global media s(...)

Newlyweds George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin board a water taxi in Venice yesterday. The couple got married on Saturday. Photograph: Alessandro Di Meo/EPA 0:49

At just before 3pm, it wasn’t quite the morning after the night before. But the wait didn’t seem to matter to the crowds of tourists and paparazzi who(...)

 George Clooney smiles as he arrives  to the venue of a gala dinner ahead of his official wedding ceremony in Venice yesterday. Photograph: Reuters

The world‘s most famous bachelor, George Clooney has broken a vow to remain single and married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin during a weekend of (...)