August 7, 2019

Boardmasters music festival in Cornwall cancelled due to severe weather warnings

Wu-Tang Clan, Florence And The Machine and Foals were due to headline the event but heavy rain and high winds are forecast for the weekend
August 7, 2019

15,000 passengers grounded as BA cancels and delays hundreds of flights

British Airways travellers are facing cancellations and delays to their flights due to an IT glitch which has crashed online check-ins in the middle of the summer holidays.
August 7, 2019

British Airways IT glitch and fire on rail tracks sparks travel chaos

Rush-hour commuters and holidaymakers are facing delays and cancellations due to a fire near the railway tracks of a major London train station and an IT glitch which has crashed online check-in for British Airways passengers.
August 7, 2019

Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon and chef Massimo Bottura cancel shows

The American artist and celebrated Italian chef had both been scheduled to appear in Sydney and Melbourne this month.
August 7, 2019

Chahar’s new ball skills on par with Kumar, says Kohli

Deepak Chahar's new ball skills are comparable to that of an experienced Bhuvneshwar Kumar, India captain Virat Kohli said after the rookie seamer's match-winning opening spell against West Indies on Tuesday.
August 7, 2019

Energy price cap fall is not enough, consumer advocates say

The energy price cap will fall slightly this winter but consumer advocates say households are still not getting a good enough deal.
August 7, 2019

Energy price cap fall is not enough, consumer advocates say

The energy price cap will fall slightly this winter but consumer advocates say households are still not getting a good enough deal.
August 7, 2019

War film offers glimpse into the real horrors of Long Tan

This Australian production manages to put the audience in that rubber plantation in Phuoc Tuy province in August 1966.
August 7, 2019

Funny there aren’t more laughs in Late Night

This glimpse behind the scenes of a late-night talk show gives Emma Thompson disappointingly little chance to use her comic gifts.
August 7, 2019

Disney earnings down ahead of streaming service launch

Walt Disney has reported a bigger fall in third quarter earnings than expected, despite recent blockbusters.
August 7, 2019

Disney earnings down ahead of streaming launch

Walt Disney has reported a bigger fall in third quarter earnings than expected, despite recent blockbusters.
August 7, 2019

Video shows trucker spent 38 minutes on mobile phone while driving 44-tonne truck on motorway

Other motorists alerted police about prolonged spell of 'dangerous' driving