June 26, 2019

Hearing a Michael Jackson song still feels good; listening has become too painful

Hearing is involuntary, passive and perpetual. Listening involves history and memory, filtering what we hear through what we know.
June 26, 2019

Australia’s ‘King Kong’ musical to close on Broadway after less than a year

Global Creatures' magnificent giant ape won a Tony Award but the musical itself was panned despite a crack team of writers.
June 25, 2019

Two UK entries as world’s best restaurants revealed

A three-Michelin-star restaurant on the French Riviera has been named the world's best at a ceremony in Singapore.
June 25, 2019

Revealed: World’s best restaurants

A three-Michelin-star restaurant on the French Riviera has been named the world's best at a ceremony in Singapore.
June 25, 2019

San Francisco to ban sale of e-cigarettes

San Francisco is to ban the sale of e-cigarettes because of increasing use of the nicotine devices by teenagers.
June 25, 2019

Facebook to give data of hate speech suspects to French courts

In a world first, Facebook will hand over identification data of French users that are suspected of hate speech to judges in French courts.
June 25, 2019

Stan’s biggest gamble yet on new series starring Downton Abbey actress

The Commons, a 'character-driven thriller', is Stan's biggest investment (at more than $20 million) in an Australian original yet.
June 25, 2019

Cameroon put pay dispute behind them to beat Guinea-Bissau

Five-times winners and holders Cameroon put a pre-tournament pay dispute behind them to beat rank outsiders Guinea Bissau 2-0 in their opening match at the Africa Cup of Nations on Tuesday.
June 25, 2019

Euromillions results for Tuesday, June 25: The winning numbers from £39m draw and Thunderball

The winning EuroMillions numbers and Thunderball for Tuesday's draw are here
June 25, 2019

Copa America organisers ‘satisfied’ with use of VAR despite lengthy delays

Copa America organisers CONMEBOL defended the use of video technology at the tournament after revealing VAR stoppages had averaged two minutes 26 seconds per intervention, nearly double the time taken at the 2018 World Cup.
June 25, 2019

Real Madrid reveal plans for women’s football team

Real Madrid announced they will form a women's team for the first time after purchasing local side CD Tacon, subject to approval by club members.
June 25, 2019

Italy beat China 2-0 to continue dream World Cup return

Italy beat China 2-0 to qualify for the quarter-finals of the women's World Cup in convincing fashion on Tuesday as their dream return to the tournament after a 20-year absence continued.