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# Pitter-Patter

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Maia Dunphy and Johnny Vegas announce baby news, with a pint of Guinness
Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes have had a baby girl - reports
Gosling: now officially the world’s most lusted-after dad.
Chris O'Dowd makes baby announcement in an ice bucket challenge
5 people who are delighted that Jennifer Aniston is pregnant
The news hasn’t been confirmed yet, but celebrations are in order.
8 photos that prove being pregnant is a blast
Okay, it’s not really. But these photos would have you fooled.
12:01am Limerick baby is Ireland's first of 2013
Baby Leo Maples was born at the Mid-Western Regional Maternity Hospital in Limerick at 12:01am.
GALLERY: Beyoncé and Jay Z release first pics of baby Blue Ivy
The proud parents publish their baby snaps on Tumblr, to thank the world for “respecting our privacy during this beautiful time”.
WATCH: Beyonce steals the show - and then reveals pregnancy
R&B’s biggest ever baby is on the way… Beyonce Knowles tells the world that she and Jay-Z are expecting their first.
Ireland has one of highest birth and lowest death rates in EU
New demographic stats show Ireland has highest natural growth – as population of EU tops 502 million.
David and Victoria Beckham confirm fourth pregnancy
The temporarily Tottenham-bound midfielder takes to Facebook to tell the world that wife Victoria is expecting another baby.
Elton John and David Furnish welcome their first child
Hit singer “overwhelmed with happiness” after arrival of baby boy born on Christmas Day.
Early Christmas present: woman gives birth in Dundrum Town Centre
When your time comes, your time comes. A woman was out doing some Christmas shopping when she had a shock visitor.
Is Ireland on the verge of another baby boom?
Yes, according to directory inquiries firm 11850, who say they’re getting more calls for dating agencies and lingerie shops.
Baby girl for PM and Sam Cam
Samantha Cameron – wife of British prime minister David – gives birth to a baby girl.