Devlin Brown at the water cooler: Why do people exercise with big, DJ-worthy headphones?

You can shut out the yappers, and the right tunes can actually tune up your workout

The week in pictures

Demonstration against the Tokyo Olympics, a train collision in Pakistan, World Oceans Day  observed, and more

Wanted Online: Enjoy culinary weekends at Tintswalo Boulders this winter

Three culinary weekends are available and include two nights of luxury accommodation with all meals, wine-tasting and master classes

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Financial fitness, travel, living spaces, property, Shado Twala and more

What 1971: The Year that Music Changed Everything left out

A closer examination of what else was happening musically in 1971 reveals several things that the series has ignored

Five things to watch this weekend

Mind twisters, teenage chillers and cool skaters — what to stream this weekend

CHRIS THURMAN: Life in a world of ‘Coloured People’

Solomon Omogboye’s Resurgence is not merely a representation of the generic ‘African child’

Wanted Online: Dreaming of luxury on the open seas

Mark Smyth looks at the design and functionality of Azimut’s luxurious new Trideck superyacht

The pandemic has books back in business again

After a few months of seeking escapism in TV streaming, people rediscovered the joys of reading

We need a plan if we find we’re not alone

If we do actually hear from an alien civilization, should we send a message back or stay silent?

Haval scales new heights with Jolion

Chinese car impresses with refinement and keen pricing, if not its bleeping safety systems

Rare trio of Aston Martin DB5 Vantages goes on sale

One deep-pocketed classic car (and James Bond) enthusiast can buy all three cars for R76m

BOOK REVIEW: A masterful mix of resentment and hope

Damon Galgut’s ‘The Promise’ explores how land affects nation-building, citizenship and identity formation

Rules could make car repair cheaper, but warranty still under threat

Owners can save 40% on servicing cars at an independent, but have to choose the workshop carefully

Weaponised BMW M4 GT3 ready to go racing

The car is aimed at private teams who want to enter FIA GT3 and other racing series

Bugatti unleashes the 440km/h Bugatti Chiron Super Sport

For R52.8m this autobahn-attacking Bugatti combines the ultimate in comfort and speed

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