June 13, 2019

Aston Martin faces City revolt over Palmer’s pay

The owner of Aston Martin is facing the embarrassment prospect of a revolt over boardroom pay within months of its £4.3bn flotation amid growing City unrest over the luxury car-maker's performance.
June 13, 2019

Majestic nurses £8.5m loss hangover as it readies sale

Majestic Wine plunged to an £8.5m full-year loss while it closes in on the sale of its retail store business.
June 13, 2019

£600m M&S fundraising call sees poor take-up of shares

M&S has revealed it only received 85% of take-up from shareholders for its £600m fundraising call to bankroll its deal with Ocado.
June 13, 2019

Battle royale for playoffs spots to ignite Super Rugby

The Super Rugby playoffs race reaches a crescendo in the final round as eight teams battle for four remaining wildcard slots and a place in the quarter-finals.
June 13, 2019

Factbox: Super Rugby week 18 playoffs ramifications

Playoff ramifications for week 18 of Super Rugby:
June 13, 2019

Olympique Lyon shares rise after Mendy sold to Real Madrid

Olympique Lyonnais' shares rose on Thursday after the French soccer club sold left-back Ferland Mendy to Real Madrid for some 48 million euros (£42.7 million).
June 13, 2019

Her character talks like Minnie Mouse but boy, can Megan Mullally sing

The helium pitch she uses on TV obscures the depth and power of her voice.
June 13, 2019

Fowl ref! Scotland bring out the rubber chickens at World Cup

Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded by bringing out their secret weapon for their next game against Japan - rubber chickens.
June 13, 2019

Why the kid from Breaking Bad walked out of his new Australian comedy

RJ Mitte's latest film is an Australian romantic comedy that has premiered at the Sydney Film Festival.
June 13, 2019

Malaysia’s badminton king Lee Chong Wei retires

Malaysia's badminton king Lee Chong Wei, a three-time Olympic silver medalist and former world number one, announced his retirement on Thursday, as prolonged health issues after battling cancer dashed his hopes of a comeback.
June 13, 2019

Border backs Australia to keep building World Cup momentum

Australia's knack for grinding out wins despite not playing at their best is helping them build momentum for a strong tilt at the World Cup title, former skipper Allan Border has said.
June 13, 2019

‘Everyone wants it to keep going’: comedy home may close over financial woes

With less than a year to find $100,000, time is running out for the Giant Dwarf theatre.