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When standing alone makes you stand out

Researchers used beards to test a theory that some features become more desirable when fewer people have them.

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On a diet? Stay away from your friends

One in four will try and sabotage a friend's diet, because going without food makes people miserable, a new survey reveals.

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AFP

Clooney chooses brains and beauty

This time Gorgeous George has fallen for someone quite different, writes Alison Boshoff.

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Be nice to your parents!
February 18 2014 at 12:27

Having a good relationship with your parents means you’re more likely to find true love later, a study suggests.

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These are some of our comforting things
February 14 2014 at 11:58

Men enjoy a hug as much as women do, according to new research.

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Deal cuts into Simon’s time with baby
February 19 2014 at 15:07

A divorce and custody agreement over Lauren Silverman’s older son spells trouble for Simon Cowell.

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No sugar for Blue Ivy
February 17 2014 at 15:02

Processed foods are reportedly a “big no” for mom Beyonce, who recently went vegan food for 22 days.

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Envy, a working woman’s curse
February 17 2014 at 14:55

Modern women are concerned by rivalries with other females in the workplace, a veteran agony aunt says.

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Being gay is no conscious decision - expert
February 17 2014 at 12:20

For many people, being gay is not a choice, according to Professor Michael Pepper.

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US airport rejects Bieber-inspired artwork
February 13 2014 at 11:22

The airport expected a display about hip hop and art, but were disappointed by what the artist produced.

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Roberts family ‘shocked’ by death
February 12 2014 at 09:05

The death of Julia and Eric Roberts' 37-year-old half-sister is still under investigation.

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Mission to end conspiracy of silence
February 11 2014 at 11:51

Helen Grange caught rape survivor Andy Kawa before a 90-day journey to raise awareness about violence against women.

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Bieber’s new girl wants quiet life
February 9 2014 at 14:50

Justin Bieber’s bad boy antics are not impressing his new love interest.

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