May 10, 2019

Inside Kate Middleton and Sophie Countess of Wessex’s relationship – are they friends?

SOPHIE Countess of Wessex, 54, and Kate Middleton, 36, are both married into the British Royal Family. Both women have been married to their royal princess for many, many years. But do the two women get along?
May 10, 2019

Meghan Markle will cause royals to ‘gasp in horror’ by breastfeeding in public

MEGHAN MARKLE, 37, had her baby early Monday morning. She and Prince Harry proudly showed off their first child Archie Harrison. An expert has claimed Meghan will shock by breastfeeding in public.
May 10, 2019

Uber treads cautiously with $82.4bn valuation ahead of market debut

Uber has priced its initial public offering at $45 (£34.50) a share, meaning the ride-hailing company now has a valuation of $82.4bn (£71.1bn).
May 10, 2019

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos unveils plans to send a spaceship to the moon

The world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, has announced he is going to send a spaceship to the moon.
May 10, 2019

Eight Lives review: Susan Hurley’s sobering medical thriller

Susan Hurley bounces off the real trial of a so-called wonder drug to write a clever crime novel.
May 10, 2019

The always surprising brilliance of Guy Rundle

Guy Rundle writes with a kind of vagabond gusto, as this collection of his writing illustrates.
May 10, 2019

Robert Menzies: Troy Bramston on the founder of the Liberal party

Troy Bramston is careful to steer a middle course in assessing the life and work of Australia's longest-serving PM.
May 10, 2019

Fifty years on, the story of a classic, controversial western

W.K. Stratton claims Sam Peckinpah's blood-soaked but beautifully choreographed The Wild Bunch as the greatest western ever made.
May 10, 2019

Nora Heysen biography skilfully explores the brilliant painter’s complicated life

Former journalist and author Anne-Louise Willoughby has taken on a stubborn and difficult subject.
May 10, 2019

Bookmarks: Why David Malouf could have been a contender

The boxing link between David Malouf and Peter Sellers. How Christian Ryan hit a big six. And when Candice Fox met Bill Clinton and all his security guards.
May 10, 2019

Invented Lives review: Andrea Goldsmith on the importance of the past

The protagonist of Andrea Goldmith's latest novel decides to migrate to Australia after an accidental encounter with a Melburnian on the street in St Petersburg.
May 10, 2019

Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff: bestselling authors and best friends

The Australian writing duo have hit the big time here and overseas with their YA science fiction books.