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Get fired to find happiness

People who get sacked or quit their jobs to work for themselves are the happiest workers, according to research.

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Hong Kong Phooey mosaic fetches record price

Creator has last laugh after remaking work destroyed by Hong Kong authorities.

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A signature style

Calligrapher has elite stamp of approval.

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What's a few drinks? A recipe for rape
December 9 2014 at 11:22

Jay Mathews says high school and university students are awash in alcohol...

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Superstition’s compulsive grip
December 8 2014 at 13:07

Worried that you walked under a ladder on your way to work? You're not alone, says Dr Anand Ramphal.

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The younger you are, the happier you feel
December 8 2014 at 11:20

Young adults are happy and getting happier, an official survey has found.

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Your moods, according to Google
December 5 2014 at 14:42

The times of year we're most depressed, anxious and stressed...

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The men who are put off by macho culture
December 5 2014 at 12:09

A study has found that simply being a man is not enough to protect against stereotyping.

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20 tips for surviving Christmas
December 4 2014 at 13:35

Christmas can be stressful and difficult to navigate. Helen Grange offers 20 tips to get through Yuletide in one piece.

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Christmas cards - there are rules
December 4 2014 at 11:50

When it comes to Christmas cards, John Kelly's wife has very strong ideas...

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What really makes lefties different
December 3 2014 at 12:04

Contrary to popular perception, left-handedness may generally be a curse rather than a gift...

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South Africans work too hard - study
December 3 2014 at 07:01

South Africans have been urged to take their annual leave as "tired employees are generally unhappy employees".

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53, the peak age for dealing with money
December 2 2014 at 11:45

Our ability to make sound financial decisions peaks at 53 and then declines, a new study claims.

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