London, Sep 28 : American singer Kelly Clarkson, who had purchased a ring that once belonged to English novelist Jane Austen in a bid, will not be able to take it out of Britain as its export has been banned.
The ban was placed by the British culture ministry, which decided it had too much historical significance.
The ring will now be placed in the Jane Austen House Museum in Britain for good.
"The export licensing system provides us with a 'last chance' to save treasures like these for the nation so they can be enjoyed by all of us," contactmusic. com quoted Culture Minister Ed Vaizey as saying.
Los Angeles, Aug 24 - Singer Kelly Clarkson has denied the rumour that she is pregnant with fiance Brandon Blackstock's first child.
The rumour surfaced when Clarkson revealed her plans to elope with Blackstock and get married, who has two children from previous marriage, reports eonline. com.
"FYI Brandon and I are getting married and no, I am not pregnant. We are eloping for one reason only - we both want an intimate ceremony," Clarkson posted on Twitter.
The couple earlier planned a lavish wedding but changed their mind because of their hectic work schedules.(IANS)
Los Angeles, Feb 11 - Singer Kelly Clarkson, who is engaged to Brandon Blackstock, says she has found the wedding dress of her dreams.
"It is my personality in a dress. It's sweetly damaged. A little rock and roll. A little tattered. Nothing like a princess thing!" aceshowbiz. com quoted Clarkson as saying.
Blackstock, a talent manager, proposed Clarkson at their Nashville home in December last year.
"Out of nowhere I just said, 'Thanks for being an awesome guy'. I have never been loved properly by a man, and I was just like, 'I thank you so much for that'," she said.
She didn't know he would pop the question that day.
Los Angeles, Jan 3 : Singer Kelly Clarkson, who is dating Brandon Blackstock, says being in love made it easier for her to lose 18 pounds.
She has shed loads of weight since meeting her fiance because she wanted to look good for him. Blackstock proposed the 30-year-old in December last year after just nine months of dating.
"I lost 18 pounds. And I think that happens when you fall in love or date someone. If I am going to be messing around, I got to look good," Clarkson told Cosmopolitan magazine, reports contactmusic. com.
Washington, September 15 : Pop star Kelly Clarkson has slammed Kanye West calling him a "sad human being", following his Video Music Awards outburst during Taylor Swift''s acceptance speech.
The singer made a post on her blog criticizing the rap star for saying that Beyonce deserved the award instead of the `You belong with me' hitmaker.
London, July 29 : American pop singer Kelly Clarkson has revealed that she is unhappy with her new single release `Already Gone', as it sounds too similar to Beyonce's hit tune `Halo'.
Clarkson, 27, has had to defend the track after she received criticism for its likeness to Beyonce's release, but she insists that any comparisons are down to songwriter and OneRepublic frontman Ryan Tedder, who worked with both artists on their respective songs.
Washington, Jun 9 : Amidst speculation about her sexuality, American pop singer Kelly Clarkson has revealed she thinks “its hot” to be hit on by girls.
But Clarkson, 27, also revealed that even if she is cool with girls hitting on her, she is not interested in having a relationship with a same sex person.
“Those (lesbian rumours) are not helping me on the dating front! I prefer the boys. I’m extremely flattered when I do get hit on by girls and I think it’s hot but I’m not into it. I like boys,” Fox News quoted her as telling Sydney station 2Day FM’s Kyle and Jackie O Show last week.
Washington, Apr 20 : Popstar Kelly Clarkson loves buying her won album the moment it hits the market, as she finds it utterly thrilling.
Kelly revealed that she finds the idea of buying her own work very fulfilling.
"Every time I have an album, I have to buy it the day it comes out," Contactmusic quoted Kelly, as saying.
"At midnight I buy it on iTunes and then I go buy it in the store. It''s exciting," Kelly added. (ANI)
New York, Mar 17: When American singer-songwriter Kelly Clarkson boasted that she could “talk about anything”, she was not joking.
Clarkson, 26, revealed about her health and personal hygiene, and also said that she never lied.
“I’ll talk about anything!” the New York Daily News quoted her as saying.
“I do not lie. Ever. I will tell my girlfriend if she looks fat in her jeans,” she added.
The first ‘American Idol’ also revealed to Blender magazine her tendency to use her shower to go tinkle.
New York, Mar 13 : Singer Kelly Clarkson, who returned to the `American Idol' stage to belt out her latest single `My Life Would Suck Without You', sparked pregnancy rumours after she was spotted looking more curvilinear than her usual self.
The original American idol winner confidently took to the stage clothed in a form-fitting black mini-dress, knee-high black boots, tights and a shimmery sequined shrug, but she raised eyebrows with her rounded body.
However, she immediately shot down the rumours, saying that she was not pregnant.
"She is not pregnant," the New York Daily News quoted a representative for Kelly as saying.
London, Mar 2 : Kelly Clarkson''s ''My Life Would Suck Without You'', from her upcoming ''All I Ever Wanted'' album has topped the UK singles chart.
Taylor Swift has landed the second spot with debut single ''Love Story'', while Lady GaGa came third with ''Poker Face'', reports the BBC.
T. I. and Justin Timberlake''s ''Dead And Gone'' stood fourth while Lily Allen''s ''The Fear'' rounded off the top five.
Meanwhile, veteran dance act The Prodigy have notched up their fifth number one album.
''Invaders Must Die'', the group''s first studio set since 2004, sold nearly 100,000 copies last week to debut atop the UK albums chart.
The top ten in UK singles chart are:
New Delhi, Feb 4 : Kelly Clarkson has said that she's not a lesbian, but sometimes wished she was one because "often times men are very hard for me."
Clarkson, the first and one of the most successful winners of TV talent show "American Idol", told AOL''s pop culture news site, PopEater. com, that she was accustomed to being asked if she was secretly gay, reports the China Daily.
"Lesbians tell it to me all the time. I''m like, ''I''m glad it works for you and I wish I liked women like that because often times men are very hard for me, but I happen to like boys.''
Washington, Jan 29 : American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson is set to make history when her new single will break a Billboard chart record by making the biggest-ever jump to number one.
"My Life Would Suck Without You" is to climb to the top spot from number 97 on the Billboard Hot 100, having sold 280,000 digital downloads in its first full week on release, according to Billboard. com.
Recently Britney Spears'' Womanizer leapt from number 96 to number one in 2008, reports People.