Facebook offers up to $20,000 for egg freezing for female employees. The company also offers “a host of other fertility services for male and female employees”

“It’s an interesting ‘benefit in kind’,” says Sam Coulter-Smith, master of the Rotunda Hospital in Dublin. Apple and Facebook are well known fo(...)

Kristen Henderson, a fashion blogger, wears a Zara outfit. Clothes from Zara are an increasingly common sight on fashion industry tastemakers in their daily routine. photograph: yana paskova/the new york times

When they are not tending clients or updating inventory at the Albright Fashion Library, a supplier of fresh-from-the-runway-looks to stylists, social(...)

Why, Gwyneth, why? Chris Martin’s next Coldplay album may not be the break-up screed we’re hoping for
Hurts so good

Divorce makes for great music. There’s nothing better than anger, bitterness, regret, guilt and loathing to fire up the creative faculties. And if it’(...)

The chap from Coldplay and Gwyneth Paltrow: blazing trails and setting trends. Photograph: Reuters/Files

I’m strongly considering consciously uncoupling from the cat. It’s not like I don’t have good reasons: she’s arch, chilly, a lousy listener, an(...)

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin’s post about their “conscious uncoupling” after 11 years of marriage has crashed Paltrow’s Goop. com website as we(...)

Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay singer Chris Martin have said they are splitting up “with hearts full of sadness” after trying for more than a year to save their marriage. Photograph: Reuters

Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow and Coldplay singer Chris Martin have said they are splitting up “with hearts full of sadness” after trying f(...)

Who needs a hit album when you have other stuff to flog? Madonna is the biggest earning musician of 2013

MDNA, Madonna’s current album, is the worst selling release in the star’s 30-year career. This despite Madge digging deep into her bag of shock-horror(...)

Bottle-blue silk sweater with sequins, €239 by Sian Jacobs at Emporium Kalu in Naas and at Seagreen in Monkstown and Ranelagh (sianjacobs.com); black taffeta skirt, €462 by Dice Kayek at style-ikon.ie; gold and steel ring, €150 by Stonechat Jewellers, Westbury Mall, Dublin 2

When Coco Chanel suggested checking oneself in the mirror before leaving the house, and removing one item, she had surely forgotten about the one even(...)

Film review: Thanks for Sharing

Some way into this baffling, irritating comic drama – misleadingly marketed as a straight-up romcom – uptight eco-expert Mark Ruffalo tells flighty nu(...)

 Cory Monteith poses at the premiere of the second season of the television series “Glee” at Paramount studios in Los Angeles in this September 7th, 2010 file photo. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters.

Canadian actor Cory Monteith, a star of Fox’s musical-comedy television series “Glee”, was found dead in his Vancouver hotel room yesterday. Police a(...)