Beyonce gives birth to twins: US media

Beyonce gives birth to twins: US media

American pop star Beyonce has given birth to twins, according to media in the US. Entertainment Weekly, Us Weekly and People magazines confirmed the news, but the date of birth and gender of the babies are not yet publicly known. Beyonce, who is married to rapper Jay-Z, announced her pregnancy in an Instagram photo in February – the most-liked post in history on the network. The couple already have a daughter, Blue Ivy, aged five….

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Cheryl and Liam announce birth of baby boy

Cheryl and Liam announce birth of baby boy

Former X Factor judge Cheryl has announced the birth of her first child with One Direction star Liam Payne. The 33-year-old singer said the baby, born on Wednesday weighing 7lb 9, was “an incredibly beautiful, healthy baby boy” and was “looking like a dream”. She said they had not named him yet, but he was “already stealing hearts”. “We are all madly in love and overwhelmingly happy with out little arrival,” she wrote on Instagram…

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Janet Jackson, 50, gives birth to a boy, Eissa Al Mana

Janet Jackson, 50, gives birth to a boy, Eissa Al Mana

Singer Janet Jackson has at the age of 50 given birth to her first child, a baby boy, her publicist has confirmed. A statement said the musician and her Qatari businessman husband, Wissam Al Mana, were “thrilled” to welcome the infant, Eissa Al Mana. “Janet had a stress-free healthy delivery and is resting comfortably,” the publicist added. Speculation about her pregnancy surfaced last April when she postponed her Unbreakable tour. She posted a video on…

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Adele speaks about her postnatal depression after the birth of her son Angelo

Adele speaks about her postnatal depression after the birth of her son Angelo

Adele has opened up about her battle with postnatal depression after the birth of her son, Angelo. The singer told Vanity Fair magazine that she felt, at the time, like she had made “the worst decision” of her life. The 28-year old goes on to say that she “loves her son more than anything” but admits she really struggled adjusting to motherhood. “I was obsessed with my child. I felt very inadequate,” she says. Angelo…

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New birth injuries compensation scheme announced

New birth injuries compensation scheme announced

Parents in England whose children are injured at birth may benefit from a new government compensation scheme. The voluntary scheme is intended to settle complaints more quickly and allow medical staff to speak openly about maternity care failings and learn from mistakes. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said, currently, families could wait more than 11 years for a court settlement. He said he wanted speedier resolutions and to get away from a “blame culture”. But he…

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