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Love in the time of social media

Does oversharing online damage a relationship? Alyssia Birjalal asks experts for advice...

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Soulless substitutes in empty beds...

The Chinese sex toy market is booming - but it isn't making everybody happy.

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‘Help! I don’t desire my partner’

Rowan Pelling urges a woman to have a heart-to-heart chat with her upset and baffled lover.

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Will you marry me? Heck, no!

Four women reveal why they turned a proposal down – and share the meltdown that followed.

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‘My new man is useless in bed’
February 24 2015 at 07:08

Rowan Pelling tells a woman that she might be able to change her new bed-mate’s boring ways.

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Women rule the roost in speed dating
February 20 2015 at 13:10

Women dominate the conversation on speed dates, a study has found.

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Love is… not being equals?
February 18 2015 at 16:15

Research shows couples have more children when one half takes control of the relationship.

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A double solution to online dating
February 18 2015 at 13:23

A London-based website pairs up two Facebook friends to go on a joint date with two other friends.

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Inside a Parisian swingers club
February 17 2015 at 13:15

France's "libertine" clubs are in the spotlight as the trial of former IMF Dominique Strauss-Kahn proceeds.

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‘I’m married, and addicted to flirting’
February 17 2015 at 07:24

Rowan Pelling tells a woman that her compulsive flirting might be linked to the fact that she is approaching 50.

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How to Marry a Politician and Survive
February 13 2015 at 09:05

Join the designer wives club with this book, which begins with The 3 P's: Pomp, Power and the Politician.

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50 Shades could revive romance
February 16 2015 at 15:48

It’s years since a love story turned a huge profit and it’s difficult to sell the genre to studios, writes Cecilia Kang.

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The science of online dating success
February 16 2015 at 12:57

Faces and humour are important in Internet dating, but the biggest success factor of all could be your name.

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Who will be watching Fifty Shades?
February 13 2015 at 14:36

Superfans are getting ready for the release of the most talked about S&M film on Valentine’s weekend.

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