May 23, 2019

Inside the minds just one click away from radicalisation

Javaad Alipoor's play The Believers Are But Brothers is a deeply considered mediation on the potential benefits and dangers implicit to online media.
May 23, 2019

Star Wars director sheds light on Carrie Fisher’s final role

An Australian academic who has written a book on Star Wars says many fans will be holding their breath for the final instalment.
May 23, 2019

The evil genius of James Gunn’s superhero-horror hybrid Brightburn

The director of this horror-superhero hybrid says his violent, funny, inventive film is really a thank you note to his mother.
May 23, 2019

Costly phone call! Distracted shoppers spend more

Using a mobile phone while in the supermarket increases what customers spend by 41% on average, according to new research.
May 23, 2019

Australia’s Khawaja given all clear after head knock

Australia opener Usman Khawaja was cleared of serious injury after taking a nasty blow to the head and being forced to retire hurt from a World Cup warmup against West Indies in Southampton on Wednesday.
May 23, 2019

Daniel Craig injured filming James Bond, forced to have surgery

Craig, 51, slipped while running and fell awkwardly on set last week while filming an action sequence.
May 23, 2019

The Heiresses an evocative tale of class and female connection

Two wealthy women confront change in Marcelo Martinessi's intimate drama.
May 22, 2019

Rugby: Cipriani completes Premiership award double

Gloucester flyhalf Danny Cipriani was named Premiership player of the season on Wednesday, becoming only the secondman to win the award in the same year as claiming the Players’ player of the year prize.
May 22, 2019

Carseview Centre in Dundee let down suicidal and depressed

Suicidal patients were “not taken seriously” by health workers in NHS Tayside unless they had made a “serious attempt to take their own life”, a report has found.
May 22, 2019

Pet slimming competition: Percy the porky pug gets set to shed the pounds

A PODGY pug weighing two stone has been picked for a nationwide pet slimming competition.
May 22, 2019

FIFA to stick with 32 teams for Qatar World Cup

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday.
May 22, 2019

FIFA says 2022 World Cup in Qatar will not be expanded to 48 teams

Qatar's 2022 World Cup will not be expanded to 48 teams, global soccer's governing body FIFA said on Wednesday.