NZ Woman's Weekly

Shakira becomes a mum

Pop star Shakira is a mother. The 35-year-old singer and her beau Gerard Piqué have announced the arrival of their baby boy, Milan Piqué Mebarak, who was born in Barcelona on January 22. Milan weighed 6lbs 6oz (2.9kg) and the hospital reports that both mother and child are in excellent health.

“We are happy to announce the birth of Milan Piqué Mebarak,” the couple wrote on Shakira’s website. “The name Milan (pronounced MEE-lahn), means dear, loving and gracious in Slavic; in Ancient Roman, eager and laborious; and in Sanskrit, unification.”

The proud parents revealed that their new bub is already a football player just like his father, who is a central defender for FC Barcelona.

“Just like his father, baby Milan became a member of FC Barcelona at birth,” Shakira wrote.


Demi Moore’s new romance gets serious

Demi, was described as “very giddy” during another date with Harry at the South Beverly Grill.

Prince Harry “can’t wait” to become uncle

The news of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy made headlines in December.

Maggie Gyllenhaal tipped for “Fifty Shades of Grey” role

Mother-of-two Maggie Gyllenhaal is the latest name to be put forward for the coveted role of Anastasia Steele in the film of best-selling book “Fifty Shades of Grey.”

Wish you were here

From the sandy shores of Waiheke Island to the warm waters of Hawaii, famous New Zealanders spent the silly season in a variety of hot spots. We take a look at the holiday hang-outs of New Zealand’s

Taylor Swift on the hunt for new man

The 23-year-old was reportedly on the prowl at the Golden Globe Awards on Monday.

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Simon Barnett’s 7 magic rules

In this week's issue of New Zealand Woman's Weekly magazine: Simon Barnett reveals his seven magic rules for raising girls.

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