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You could get a teddy…or engaged...this Valentine’s

Looks like you’ll most likely be getting “fragrances‚ shaving kits‚ watches‚ photo frames‚ music CDs‚ hair accessories and books of love poetry”…again.

Home HIV testing gets the green light

Pharmacists can sell take-home HIV testing kits, according to Pharmacy Council of South Africa Registrar and CEO Amos Masango.


Dancing at dawn: S. Africa's new pre-work party scene

As dawn breaks over a Johannesburg park, some 300 people dance in silence, some dressed as Batman, Spiderman or Wonder Woman.

Book Review: Window Seat: Jennifer Notoane

Fair disclosure, I consider Jennifer Notoane a friend, so my opinion on her poetry is a little biased.

Night owl or early bird? Your genes decide

Whether you are a night owl or an early bird, don't bother fighting the impulse because it's probably in your genes, a new study suggests.

Circumcised males must still use condoms

There is a common perception that when males undergo circumcision then they don't need to make use of a condom to safeguard against HIV/Aids.

Night owl or early bird? It's in your genes: study

Whether you are a night owl or an early bird, don't bother fighting the impulse because it's probably in your genes, a study suggested Tuesday.

Inability to cope with stress in early adulthood could lead to high blood pressure in later life

A new study has found that individuals who become easily stressed during early adulthood could have an increased risk of suffering from high blood pressure later in life.

When is a new Honda worth twice as much as a new Rolls-Royce?

It's not a trick question and the answer is simple -- when both cars are sold at auction.

Check early to check cancer

Experts are using World Cancer Day, tomorrow, to step up their message that people must become more aware of symptoms that could signal early cancer and report them to their GPs - which could save their life.

Food Review: Redemption at the Flame

Fiamma is the Italian word for flame.

Float your boat: No flame butt mighty feisty

The rules may have tightened since someone lit a "zol" from a flame sticking out of festival-goers bums years ago, but the Up The Creek music festival has still got its spark.

Bar Code: A popular watering hole that's bound to tequila your fancy

We're perhaps not alone in declaring that we go back a long way, the Fat Cactus and us.


Your ultimate gift guide: 85+ stylish finds for him, her & the kids

No matter who you’re shopping for, Sunday Times Fashion Weekly’s definitive gift guide for 2015 will lead you to the finest presents and most covetable stocking fillers for the festive season

Women are the future of Hermes Watches, new top man says

The new head of Hermes Watches is hoping a more feminine touch, added with the fashion group's own in-house know-how, will help it navigate through the turbulence rocking the sector.

Ralph Lauren hands over CEO role to Gap executive

Ralph Lauren, creator of the Polo brand and an iconic figure in the US fashion industry, will step aside as chief executive of his namesake company, the company announced Tuesday.

Hudson Approach: Kentridge on the verge of that Manhattan transfer

William Kentridge is the toast of New York, again.

Divine Design: Accessories with 'vadumba'

''It was all slightly mad and emotional," says London-based furniture designer Justin van Breda, of his latest project Curate, a new collection of home accessories created by fellow South Africans.

Audi unleashes Performance edition Q3

The smallest SUV in Audi's growing range is now also one of the fastest on the road.

When is a new Honda worth twice as much as a new Rolls-Royce?

It's not a trick question and the answer is simple -- when both cars are sold at auction.

Bentley's bespoke boost

The latest individual offerings for the Flying Spur will no doubt spur on Bentley's competition in the luxury car market.

Toyota halting domestic assembly for week on parts shortage

Toyota said Monday that it would temporarily stop its vehicle production in Japan due to a parts shortage following an explosion at a supplier.

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Rolls-Royce celebrates a new Dawn

In its first ever live-streamed launch event, Rolls-Royce has officially unveiled its new four-seat drophead, The Rolls-Royce Dawn. 

Ford offering a smarter way to avoid a speeding ticket

Ford is launching a new technology called Intelligent Speed Limiter that will ensure that whatever the road and whatever the country, you'll never accidentally pick up a speeding fine.

From hats to legs to music, Joburgers party it up

Joburgers are never afraid of a ‘Phuza Thursday’. This week their diaries were packed with everything from pretty pins to punchy paintings. Oh, and there was a pathetic music party in there too

Nando's new look gives SA design a boost

Next time you sit down to eat a lemon-and-herb pita and peri-peri wedges at Nando's, you could be doing so on a designer Vogel riempie chair or at a table specially created by Durban firm Egg Designs.