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Barty off the market, an ancient coffee table, and the benefits of housework…

Doing domestic duties might help older people improve their memory and attention span. That’s the finding of a study of about 500 people, which concludes combining light housework and physically demanding chores is beneficial. You’d be doing anyone older in your life a favour by getting them over for some chores…

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It's you versus the news in our weekly Squiz Quiz. Our money's on you... 

Reckon you know which Australian sporting star got engaged this week? Have a crack at the Squiz Quiz.

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28 November 2021

Independence Day in Albania, Panama, and Mauritania

Hanukkah begins (until 6 December)

Anniversary of women voting in a national election for the first time, in New Zealand’s general election (1893)

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