April 2006

While the dress code at weddings isn’t as strict as it used to be, some guidelines still apply.

A: “Brides can basically wear whatever they want,” says Pamela Fiori, editor-in-chief of Town & Country magazine and creator of a column on manners.


An Auckland woman’s near fatal heart attack has prompted a warning for people using a popular slimming pill. Researchers in New Zealand believe Reductil is potentially harmful to anyone with an irregular heart rhythm called Long QT Syndrome.


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Madonna has accused Gwen Stefani of being a copy cat.

The Queen of pop said that the singer turned fashion designer had stolen her style.

She told the Evening Echo:’ She ripped me off. We work with a lot of the same people. She married a Brit, she’s got long hair and she likes fashion.’