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Being a cynic doesn't pay - study

Research shows that people who take a dim view of the world earn less than the most trusting types.

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Is gorgeous George being coy?

Jan Moir wonders if George Clooney is being completely honest about graceful ageing for men.

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Older staff certainly not down

Workers over 50 are four times less likely to 'pull a sickie' than younger staff, a study shows.

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Women riders brave the rain for IFRD
May 3 2015 at 23:50

Cape Town’s International Female Ride Day run was one of five in South Africa and hundreds all over the world.

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'I walked on hot coals'
May 1 2015 at 08:42

Marianne Power does the impossible, spurred on by the king of self-help gurus.

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Where you live matters - everywhere
May 1 2015 at 08:40

Living in a poor neighbourhood carries a stigma that extends into the online world, writes Emily Badger.

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‘My new boss is picking on me’
April 29 2015 at 13:59

Virginia Ironside tells a woman to stand back and let her new boss make his own mistakes.

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How to stop your pocket being picked
April 24 2015 at 17:01

A man who can steal your tie while your are wearing it shares his secrets with Harry Mount.

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Eat your way to a happy conversation
April 28 2015 at 07:21

Researchers say that eating together makes everyone from work colleagues to children seem more pleasant.

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A list of my least favourite things
April 24 2015 at 17:03

Bushy beards. Snails. Miracle face creams. They all drive Janet Street-Porter wild with irritation…

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‘Getting drunk does make you vulnerable’
April 24 2015 at 17:11

Jan Moir says that women need to take responsibility for their own safety… and that includes how much they drink.

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Cloud storage? What’s that?
April 24 2015 at 14:25

A third of adults keep their most important papers in a shoebox, a poll has found.

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No contest... men are more driven
April 23 2015 at 13:40

Men really are more competitive than women – even if they have equal ability, research claims.

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