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AFP

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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AP

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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Associated Press

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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Joan Rivers biography in the works
September 18 2014 at 07:29

US publishing house announces plans for comedian's biography, while her cause of death is still unknown.

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Don’t take prices at face value
September 17 2014 at 12:20

Consumer journalist Wendy Knowler says it pays to get into the habit of asking critical questions.

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Trend for collaborative work spaces
September 16 2014 at 14:34

South Africa has a growing army of entrepreneurs, freelancers and mobile workers who need co-working spaces that aren’t just wi-fi cafes. Helen Grange found two setting a trend in Joburg

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Bitter memories: Turning back time
September 16 2014 at 13:27

Theresa Smith talks to the producers of a play about forced removals in Cape Town.

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Don’t be left-wing, be happy
September 16 2014 at 12:10

People with conservative views are more content than their more liberal-minded neighbours, research suggests.

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Let’s talk about funerals
September 15 2014 at 11:59

It's a day which comes to us all, but our funerals have not usually been a popular topic of conversation.

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Please hold while we play some music
September 12 2014 at 13:43

Tom Vanderbilt examines the history and psychology of hold music...

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Forget misogyny, it's counting calories
September 12 2014 at 13:38

Vanessa Garcia regrets how much time she has spent worrying about her weight.

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Proof shaming fat people never works
September 12 2014 at 13:33

All her life people have been telling Sarah Vine to lose weight. And all her life it has only made her want to eat more.

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Overwhelmed by work?
September 11 2014 at 14:03

Joyce E.A. Russell has some tips to restore ourselves and feel better about what we are accomplishing.

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