Simon Cowell has apologised to Andrea Faustini and Lauren Platt for his harsh criticism.
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has been offered a new 'X Factor' contract worth at least £2m (€2.4m).
Heartthrob Jake Quickenden has been voted off 'The X Factor' leaving his mentor Mel B in tears.
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini thinks fellow 'X Factor' judge Louis Walsh is going deaf.
Just when we thought we’d have a quiet night in…
Noel Gallagher's daughter won't "ever forgive" him for turning down a judging role on 'The X Factor'.
X Factor hopeful Scarlett Quinn, who ditched her husband from her double act to get to the next stage of the show, was dumped herself after forgetting the words to her audition song.
Strictly Come Dancing scored a further ratings victory last night as it beat rival The X Factor for a second night running.
Strictly Come Dancing’s launch edition stepped ahead of The X Factor when the two shows went head to head last night, pulling in 700,000 more UK viewers.
Simon Cowell has insisted that being a father will not affect how he judges contestants on the 'X Factor'.
We've seen quite enough of your chest rug at this stage Simon, thank you.
The X Factor has continued to shed viewers with the audience for last night’s show down one million UK viewers compared to its launch a fortnight ago.
The X Factor is to be screened three times in one week later this month with an extra edition lined up to clash with the launch night of Strictly Come Dancing as rivalry between the shows hots up.
Rita Ora is being considered to join 'The X Factor' as a fifth judge.
Caroline Flack has announced she has quit 'The Xtra Factor'.
Sharon Osbourne says "there is no more talent" to find on 'The X Factor'.
Simon Cowell already wants another child, according to Irish singer Kian Egan.
The 2012 'X Factor' winner James Arthur has reportedly been fired from Simon Cowell's record label Syco Music.
Former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger is reported to be heading out of 'The X Factor' as show supremo Simon Cowell makes his comeback.
Former 'X Factor' winner Matt Cardle has said he could have died if he had not spent the last month in rehab.
'X Factor' winner Sam Bailey said she has still not met show supremo Simon Cowell weeks after she triumphed in the final of the TV talent show.
Nicole Scherzinger has been offered £3m (€3.6m) to return to 'The X Factor' for another year.
Matt Cardle has reportedly checked himself into rehab.
Simon Cowell is set to change the rules for 'The X Factor' and 'Britain's Got Talent' next year.
Ozzy Osbourne feels his wife Sharon's workload could kill her.
Lady Gaga’s racy performance on 'The X Factor' will not be investigated by UK communications watchdog Ofcom despite more than 300 people complaining about it.
Louis Walsh thinks Simon Cowell will give 'The X Factor' a much-needed boost next year.
Former 'X Factor' judge Tulisa Contostavlos has today been charged in connection with the supply of Class A drugs.
Pressure has been ramped up ahead of next week’s 'X Factor' final – with the emotion getting the better of one of the show’s youngest contestants.
Simon Cowell has brought in a hypnotist to help Tamera Foster remember her lines.
ITV bosses are bringing back former so-called joke acts for the 'X Factor' finale.
Ousted 'X Factor' contestant Hannah Barrett has admitted it was her time to leave the show, but says fellow show star Tamera Foster needs to work harder if she wants to continue.
Tonight's 'X Factor' elimatination has left the judges scratching their heads.
Because she's worth it. (See what we did there?)
Sam Callahan has denied rumours of romance between him and 'X Factor' contestant Tamera Foster.
Simon Cowell reportedly wants Rita Ora and Cheryl Cole on the UK's ‘X Factor’ judging panel next year.
Gary Barlow always tells himself he is overweight so he doesn't fall back into bad eating habits.
Adele wants Luke Friend to win 'The X Factor'.
Irish judge Louis Walsh has seen one of his acts eliminated from 'The X Factor'.
Former 'X Factor' winners including Shayne Ward and Matt Cardle have been snubbed from the show's 10th anniversary.
An emotional Nicole Scherzinger refused to choose between her two singers as a fifth act was eliminated from 'The X Factor' tonight.
Nicole Scherzinger has denied she was drunk during 'The X Factor'.
'The X Factor' hopeful Sterling Ramsey claims the show has saved him from a life of crime.
Lady Gaga's sexy performance on 'The X Factor' has attracted over 200 complaints.
China is cracking down on the number of home-grown TV talent shows such as versions of 'The Voice' and 'The X Factor' which can be broadcast.
'X Factor' wannabe Abi Alton was rushed to hospital last night.
Olly Murs would "love" to replace Gary Barlow on 'The X Factor'.
Gary Barlow-backed boy band Kingsland Road will take it to the wire in tonight’s 'X Factor' sing-off.
Louis Walsh says gin is the best cure for a broken heart.
'X Factor' reject Lorna Simpson has blamed her early exit from the show on the limited airtime she was given by TV bosses in the initial stages.
'The X Factor' has lost more than a million UK viewers in a year, overnight figures showed today.
'X Factor' judge Gary Barlow has confirmed he is to step down from the talent contest at the end of this series, making the announcement mid-way through a live show.
'X Factor' judge Nicole Scherzinger has insisted her contestant Hannah Barrett’s uncontrollable tears are part of her charm – and admitted she is a “cry baby” too.
Louis Walsh says that 'X Factor' contestant Paul Akister should audition again next year - as long as he improves his personality and loses some weight.
Louis Walsh thinks 'X Factor' wannabe Luke Friend looks like Kimberley Walsh.
Simon Cowell thinks the new 'X Factor' twist makes for the "most exciting" TV ever.
The final hopefuls who have made it to the judges houses stage of The X Factor were revealed tonight.
'X Factor' judge Nicole Scherzinger finds musical chairs is not always fun as she prompts floods of tears on tonight’s show by shattering the dreams of wannabes who think they are already home and dry.
Gary Barlow is fuming at 'The X Factor' bosses' instance of keeping comedy acts on the show.
'The X Factor' contestants have been banned from drinking alcohol on board a flight to the judges' houses.