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A cooking visit to Ireland - recipes

No cook should visit Ireland without stopping at Ballymaloe country hotel and cookery school, writes Jenny Kay.

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Ditch the bucket list and relax

Jim Sollisch wonders why he can't just grow old the old-fashioned way.

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Fake fur makes it on to the dining table

Jura Koncius looks at a decorating trend that uses faux fur, that soft, luxurious fabric that makes you want to pet it.

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Give us more sleep, say women
November 21 2014 at 11:48

Women would like at least 15 days more sleep each year than they get, says a survey.

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Most heavy drinkers are not alcoholics - study
November 21 2014 at 11:48

A study has found that 90 percent of heavy drinkers fall short of the criteria for alcoholism.

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30% percent of world weigh too much
November 21 2014 at 11:48

More than 2.1 billion people globally are now overweight or obese, according to a study.

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France greets new wine
November 21 2014 at 11:48

Thousands of wine lovers braved the cold to get the first sip of this year's Beaujolais Nouveau in its home town.

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Mosaic chef wears the crown
November 21 2014 at 11:47

Pretoria's Chantel Dartnall has again been named South African Chef of the Year in the Eat Out Restaurant Awards.

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Cellphones 'game changers' for children - Unicef
November 21 2014 at 11:45

Technological innovations can be 'game changers' in securing children's rights, the United Nations children's agency says.

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‘Girlfriend doesn’t fit with my pals’
November 21 2014 at 06:50

Demetria Lucas tells a man that he may be too concerned about what his social circle thinks.

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Eat your way to memory loss?
November 20 2014 at 13:42

Trans fats - found in some biscuits, cakes and processed foods - could harm the memory, researchers have warned.

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Dirty house? Hit the pantry!
November 20 2014 at 13:42

Tired of buying expensive cleaning products? The latest internet craze is to do housework using food from your kitchen.

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Guilt-free fish dishes - recipes
November 20 2014 at 13:37

Jenny Kay (aka The Star cookery writer Angela Day) delves into a new sustainable fish cookbook.

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