April 26, 2019

Wordplay: Cryptic challenges that step outside the box

A tattooed tribute for a departed gran; a clever solution for a famous artist. Puzzling conundrums for our crossword compiler DA.
April 26, 2019

Review: Plenty of theory but a lack of imaginative and creative will

The National promises to show the best and brightest contemporary Australian art. So why does so much seem derivative and depressingly old-fashioned?
April 26, 2019

Chris Lilley’s latest offering owes nothing to anyone, and it shows

A product of the Netflix era, the controversial comedian's Lunatics series gets stuck in a rut.
April 26, 2019

Niviaq Korneliussen on growing up gay in Greenland and her breakout book

In Greenland, if you sell 300 copies of a book you are considered a bestselling author. Niviaq Korneliussen has sold 3000.
April 26, 2019

The boom of the audiobook: readers have become listeners

The Australian Book Industry Awards shine a spotlight on the rapidly surging audiobook market, fanned by the rise of smartphones and abundance of accessible content.
April 26, 2019

AstraZeneca growth just the tonic for boss Pascal Soriot

This time a little under five years ago, in May 2014, Pascal Soriot was in a desperate fight for survival. AstraZeneca.
April 26, 2019

High blood pressure – the 39p drink you should have every day to avoid deadly hypertension

HIGH blood pressure risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle swaps. You could prevent some symptoms and signs of hypertension by adding this drink to your routine every day. Should you have your blood pressure checked?
April 26, 2019

Vauxhall recalls Zafira models for third time over fire risk

British carmaker Vauxhall is recalling 235,000 Zafira people carriers for a third time over new fears the vehicles could catch fire.
April 26, 2019

Your weekend: our guide to what’s on around Melbourne

Your weekend: The best in music, theatre, festivals, food. markets and much more.
April 26, 2019

Uber seeks market value of up to $84bn in share sale

Uber is seeking a market value of up to $84bn in its planned flotation, according to documents filed with regulators.
April 26, 2019

Melbourne gets funky with the grandmaster

George Clinton worked the audience into a frenzy during a high-energy, two-and-a-half-hour performance.
April 26, 2019

Consortium grounds rival £3bn Inmarsat takeover bid

A consortium of private equity firms has called off a secret plot to table a rival £3bn offer for the British-based satellite group Inmarsat, dampening investors’ hopes of a lucrative bidding war.