May 21, 2019

Craftivism proves much can be said in compromised times

Many of the works on offer operate in a jarring way.
May 21, 2019

ACO threatens to outshine guest of honour Branford Marsalis

With American saxophonist Branford Marsalis taking top billing, concertgoers may have drawn the conclusion that the ACO's latest outing was a celebration of the man behind the music.
May 21, 2019

First-timers and a previous winner, but no Winton on the Miles longlist

Four debut novels are on the longlist for Australia's most significant literary prize.
May 21, 2019

From the Archives: Catcalls and curtain calls for Judy Garland

On May 22, 1964, Judy Garland boarded a Qantas jet for Hong Kong, ending an Australian tour made notorious by a chaotic appearance at Melbourne's Festival Hall.
May 21, 2019

Mauritania name Africa Cup of Nations squad

Mauritania on Tuesday named the following 23-man squad for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt:
May 21, 2019

Chelsea’s Giroud signs one-year contract extension

Olivier Giroud has signed a new one-year contract with Chelsea to extend his stay at Stamford Bridge until the end of next season, the Premier League club said on Tuesday.
May 21, 2019

The surprising facts behind the declining UK steel industry

Here are two surprising facts which between them help explain why the UK steel industry seems to be in what looks like a permaslump.
May 21, 2019

Athletics: Record London Marathon entries pass 450,000

More than 450,000 runners have entered the ballot for next year's London Marathon, breaking the event's own world record for registrations, organisers said on Tuesday.
May 21, 2019

Rugby: First woman appointed to coach a South African national team

Laurian Johannes will become the first woman to coach a national rugby team in South Africa following her appointment to take charge of the country’s Under-20 women’s side, South Africa Rugby said on Tuesday.
May 21, 2019

‘No stone unturned’ to help British Steel amid collapse fears – govt

The government has insisted it will leave "no stone unturned" to support the UK steel industry amid the crisis engulfing British Steel.
May 21, 2019

India feel confident before ‘most challenging’ World Cup, says Kohli

India are very confident about their form, captain Virat Kohli said on Tuesday before his squad depart for the 10-nation World Cup in England and Wales starting next week.
May 21, 2019

Trainline to signal float prospects this week

The rail booking app Trainline will signal plans within days to press ahead with a stock market listing valuing the company at well over £1bn.