March 26, 2019

A trip to the wild side as K-pop meets reggae

Body Concert is fun, frantic and fresh – like nothing you’ve seen before. K-Pop meets reggae meets baroque; crazy as butoh but without the angst.
March 26, 2019

MPs demand exec pay caps and profit-sharing to tackle ‘greed’

The UK's biggest companies are facing pressure to impose caps on bosses' pay as part of recommendations to tackle "corporate greed".
March 26, 2019

Tennis – Canadian teenager Andreescu retires in Miami fourth round

Bianca Andreescu's remarkable run of form was brought to an end by injury at the Miami Open on Monday when the Canadian teenager retired with a shoulder problem while trailing 6-1 2-0 in her fourth-round clash with Estonia's Anett Kontaveit.
March 26, 2019

Slaughterhouse-Five, 50 years on, hints at Kurt Vonnegut’s undiagnosed PTSD

Last month, 74 years to the day since the bombers came, the late winter sky was grey as German tour guide Danilo Hommel called a halt before a short, dark green door in a large terracotta-roofed building that today forms part of an events and conferenc...
March 26, 2019

Hannah Gadsby predicts a ‘revolution’ in comedy

Opening the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the Barry Award-winning comic praised a move towards diversity and more complexity in stand-up.
March 26, 2019

Schar collision sparks call for UEFA probe

Switzerland defender Fabian Schar says he cannot remember a collision that left him unconscious in a Euro 2020 qualifier at the weekend and the incident has sparked calls for an investigation into why he was allowed to return to the game.
March 26, 2019

Keith Richards’ Talk Is Cheap re-issue

Thirty years since it's release there's some extra good stuff that comes with this Talk Is Cheap re-issue.
March 26, 2019

‘Absolute brat’: Magistrate slams MAFS bride Ines Basic

The 29-year-old, who arrived at court in a limousine van, ordered to 'get into reality'.
March 26, 2019

Gold rush: Castlemaine flashes its arts pedigree

The opening weekend of Victoria's pre-eminent regional arts festival switched-on an impressive program from new artistic director Glyn Roberts.
March 26, 2019

Where Hands Touch review: Star-crossed romance in Nazi Germany more fantasy than reality

The problem is that director Amma Asante has too many things to say and she's determined that her characters will say them.
March 26, 2019

Ashwin sparks furore with ‘Mankad’ dismissal of Buttler

Ravichandran Ashwin says his 'Mankad' dismissal of Jos Buttler in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Monday was not against the spirit of the game despite the run out sparking a chorus of disapproval from fellow players and pundits.
March 26, 2019

Federer, Anderson advance to fourth round in Miami

Roger Federer overcame a sluggish start to defeat Filip Krajinovic 7-5 6-3 and Kevin Anderson's booming serve proved too much for Joao Sousa as they advanced to the fourth round of the Miami Open on Monday.