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How Hepburn wept over Holden

Audrey Hepburn’s romance with married heart-throb William Holden ended when she discovered he couldn’t have children.

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That time of the month for shopping

A study of more than 500 women suggests that women like to buy more things when they are at their most fertile.

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Tackling a bully? Study says no

Researchers say the behaviour termed "bystander apathy" extends to virtual as well as real life.

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How Hepburn wept over Holden
February 27 2015 at 13:23

Audrey Hepburn’s romance with married heart-throb William Holden ended when she discovered he couldn’t have children.

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That time of the month for shopping
February 26 2015 at 14:42

A study of more than 500 women suggests that women like to buy more things when they are at their most fertile.

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Tackling a bully? Study says no
February 25 2015 at 14:17

Researchers say the behaviour termed "bystander apathy" extends to virtual as well as real life.

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Washing? Who has the time?
February 23 2015 at 14:32

Four out of five women don’t shower every day, and a third say they can go for three days without washing at all.

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How your phone affects your moods
February 23 2015 at 13:12

People who can’t put down their cellphones are more prone to temperamental behaviour, researchers say.

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Forget 50 Shades – meet the director
February 20 2015 at 14:46

The director of 50 Shades Of Grey has had a life which far outshines the plodding boy-meets-girl plot of the movie.

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Wipe your feet, greet the dog
February 20 2015 at 15:37

A new guide to etiquette is both bonkers and strangely necessary, writes John Walsh.

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Please come and stay - without the dog
February 20 2015 at 07:13

Ah, house guests. From not flushing the loo to having sex, here are the most irritating things that visitors do.

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Are earphones making us deaf?
February 19 2015 at 15:33

People who wear headphones may forget how to listen – and be deaf to the beauty of nature, an expert says.

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Can a commute give you time back?
February 19 2015 at 12:46

Time slows down as we speed up, physicists say, meaning train commuters, for example, age less quickly.

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