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Everything gets mixed up for the Met

Big hats, 50000 people and some fine horses will be on show at Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town tomorrow. But Legislate, the favourite to win the J&B Met, has been withdrawn from the race.

Tommy Hilfiger to publish memoir

Tommy Hilfiger will publish a memoir with Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House.

Study suggests quitting smoking gradually

Giving up cigarettes "cold turkey," or without cutting back first, could lead to relapses that make it even harder to quit, according to researchers at the University of Copenhagen.

Plastic chemicals linked to earlier menopause

Women whose bodies contained high levels of certain chemicals found in plastics and cosmetics experienced menopause two to four years earlier than women with lower amounts in their systems, US researchers said Wednesday.

Good bedtime habits improve kids’ sleep

Regular sleep-wake routines in the household not only help kids get good quality sleep, they also enable age-appropriate sleep duration, according to a new study from Pennsylvania State University in the US.

2015 Affair Predictions Lights, Camera, Extramarital Action

Nothing captures nationwide headlines quite like a celebrity cheating scandal.

Chinese Secret: Dim sum makes for a moreish Cantonese brunch

Follow Albertina Sisulu Road westwards long enough and you end up in Johannesburg's first Chinatown, along the city's Fordsburg rim.

Love Joburg: Personalities compare notes on Jozi

Radio DJ Tumi Voster and TV personality Liezel van der Westhuizen compare notes on Jozi

5D Experience: Travel into another dimension

Hold on to your seat because it's a thrill ride. Artist Don Searll has created the first South African 5D experience.


Some like it deceased

Singing up a Hollywood actress as the face of a beauty brand is common practice nowadays. But Max Factor has taken the unusual step of appointing a star who has been dead for more than half a century.

John Galliano's comeback collection dropped from Paris couture line-up

British designer John Galliano's decision to show his comeback couture collection in London instead of Paris has resulted in him being dropped from Paris's haute couture calendar for January.

Christian Louboutin unveils R8,308.44 limited-edition luxury nail polish

Launched for the holidays with only 1,000 pieces set to be sold, Christian Louboutin's Starlight nail polish comes in a bottle hand-decorated with 1,500 Strass crystals.

Beauty Spot

Oxygenetix, recently launched in South Africa, is the first breathable make-up brand.

Westwood: Let them eat less

UK fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood has declared that people who can't afford organic food should "eat less" and stop getting fat.

No pimping your ride in Helen Zille's 'nanny state'

A dozen cars, spruced up as part of the pimp-my-ride sub-culture, were parked near the N1 City mall in Goodwood, Cape Town, many of which could be in breach of a city crackdown, which critics say is proof that premier Helen Zille is building a "nanny state".

Watch: People's excitement as Insane Mode is engaged in the Tesla P85D

The Tesla P85D can reach 100 km/h in just a few seconds.

Idris Elba takes a road trip for Jaguar

To promote its new compact sports sedan, Jaguar has teamed with Idris Elba, the star of the former BBC series "Luther" and of "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom."

New car technology helps drivers avoid bikes and motorcycles

Jaguar Land Rover has introduced an innovative technology aimed at preventing cars from colliding with bikes, motorcycles or scooters, in part by alerting drivers through a virtual tap on the shoulder or a sound like a bicycle bell.

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2014 Literary Award highlights

Sunday Times in association with Exclusive Books awarded the Alan Paton prize to Max du Preez for 'A Rumour of Spring', whilst Claire Robertson won the Fiction prize for The Spiral House. Barry Ronge was awarded with a lifetime achievement accolade as well as being announced as the new namesake for future fiction prizes.

Ladies win big at Literary Awards

The 24th annual Sunday Times, in association with CNA this year, Literary Awards took place at Summer Place. Winners this year included Karen Jayes for her novel For The Mercy of Water in the fiction category, whilst the Alan Paton Award went to Redi Thlabi for Endings & Beginnings

EXCLUSIVE: In Oscar's footsteps

Never seen before - Sunday Times walks you along the path taken by Oscar Pistorius on the fateful night, February 14, 2013, when he shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Comic Choice Awards' 2014 - PG16L

Highlights and classic performances from our local comedic talent

Wild Weekends with Girls Gone Wild

WildWeekends‬ adventure travel guide featuring travels of Sunday Times ‪Girls Gone Wild‬ team, Claire Keeton and Marianne Schwankhart, has just been released - view audio/visual to see what you can expect.

GenNext2014 Image & Grooming Awards

The 10th annual Sunday Times Generation Next Awards