X Factor 2012: Chris Maloney considers quitting show after producer blasts him over continued lateness

Chris Maloney considers quitting X Factor after producer blasts him with foul mouthed rant over continued lateness | UPDATED: 12:19 GMT, 13 November 2012 Christopher Maloney has become public enemy number one on the X Factor after turning up late yet again to rehearsals. The Scouser was on the receiving end of a foul mouthed rant from an under pressure show boss who called his behaviour 'f*****g unacceptable'.

X Factor 2012: Rita Ora barely contains her modesty in a black crocheted catsuit

Hole-y moly! Rita Ora barely contains her modesty as she takes to The X Factor stage in a black crocheted catsuit | UPDATED: 12:32 GMT, 5 November 2012 As a former guest judge on The X Factor it only makes sense for Rita Ora to show contestants on the ITV programme how to take to the stage like a pro. And on Sunday night, that's exactly what she did when she performed her new single Shine Your Light in front of judges Gary Barlow, Tulisa, Louis Walsh and Nicole Scherzinger. The 21-year-old made sure she was unforgettable as stood in the spotlight wearing a black crocheted catsuit designed by Julien Macdonald

X Factor 2012: Rita Ora barely contains her modesty as she takes to The X Factor stage in a black crocheted catsuit

Hole-y moly! Rita Ora barely contains her modesty as she takes to The X Factor stage in a black crocheted catsuit | UPDATED: 10:25 GMT, 5 November 2012 As a former guest judge on The X Factor it only makes sense for Rita Ora to show contestants on the ITV programme how to take to the stage like a pro.

X Factor 2012: Union J move on from Jade Ellis"s shock exit and get back to rehearsals

Onwards and upwards! Union J move on from Jade's shock exit and get back to X Factor rehearsals | UPDATED: 16:07 GMT, 29 October 2012 They were shocked to find themselves in the sing-off on Sunday night, but they've put it behind them and are back in rehearsals.

"Every day I thought, I"m going to die today": X Factor"s Jahmene Douglas reveals how his father almost killed his mother with a…

'Every day I thought, I'm going to die today': X Factor's Jahmene Douglas reveals how his father almost killed his mother with a blowtorch | UPDATED: 13:56 GMT, 20 October 2012 Jahmene Douglas is perhaps the most placid and shy performer on this year's X Factor. But behind the sensational voice lies a boy who once feared that any moment could be his last.

Puppy love: Duchess of Cornwall and Kimberley Walsh meet adorable guide dogs at Clarence House

It's a dog's life! Duchess of Cornwall and Kimberley Walsh meet adorable guide dogs at Clarence House | UPDATED: 14:47 GMT, 18 October 2012 It was puppy love for the Duchess of Cornwall and pop star dancer Kimberley Walsh as they met a group of adorable trainee guide dogs today.

X Factor reject Carolynne Poole shows off her enviable figure as she frolics on the beach in bright pink bikini

She gets our vote! X Factor reject Carolynne Poole shows off her enviable figure as she frolics on the beach in bright pink bikini | UPDATED: 09:05 GMT, 15 October 2012 She may have been the first finalist to leave this year's X Factor finals, but Carolynne Poole can still win some votes. Pictures have emerged of the pretty brunette showing off her enviable figure in a pink bikini as she was frolicking on the shores of Majorca, just before the live shows started

X Factor: Louis Walsh says he did not fix deadlock

I didn't fix X Factor, honest! It's the latest scandal to hit the show – a producer 'telling' Louis Walsh to take last weekend's vote to deadlock PUBLISHED: 23:46 GMT, 11 October 2012 | UPDATED: 00:03 GMT, 12 October 2012 For Louis Walsh, it has been the most controversial time in the nine years he has been a judge on ITV1’s X Factor. Last Sunday’s show finished in chaos when Louis refused to nominate which act to send home — the flamboyant Rylan Clark or glamorous Carolynne Poole.