August 20, 2019

US toy company gives plastic packaging the boot

A US toy company famed for its plastic action figures and board games is giving plastic packaging the boot.
August 20, 2019

Rebel Wilson to lead Australia’s first Amazon Original series

The Australian actress and comedian will host and produce a stand-up reality show titled LOL: Last One Laughing.
August 20, 2019

CEOs make 117 times their employees despite pay cut

Bosses at Britain's biggest companies have taken a pay cut but continue to earn more than 100 times the average employee.
August 20, 2019

Women making strides on screen, but still a long way to go behind camera

The latest report on Screen Australia's Gender Matters program offers a mixed assessment for advocates of equal representation on screen and off.
August 20, 2019

How Katherine Keating found her way into the inner sanctum of Jeffrey Epstein

A former prime minister's daughter was just the sort of social credentials Katherine Keating needed to gain entree to the inner sanctum of one of New York's richest and most controversial men.
August 20, 2019

Rolls-Royce‎ eyes French buyer for civil nuclear arm

A French-led consortium is in advanced talks to buy a big chunk of Rolls-Royce‎ Holdings' civil nuclear operations as part of a deal that will continue the transformation of one of Britain's most important industrial  groups.
August 20, 2019

Govt steps up no-deal Brexit trade preparations

The government has taken a crucial step to help unprepared businesses to trade with EU members in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
August 20, 2019

Why did the Home Office try to fight knife crime with chicken boxes?

Move condemned by shadow home secretary Diane Abbott as 'crude' and 'offensive'
August 20, 2019

Should the UK end freedom of movement on day one of a no-deal Brexit?

New, tough border restrictions could be imposed overnight on October 31
August 20, 2019

Parents fined after taking son out of school to go to gran’s funeral in South Africa

Carol and David Follows informed their son's school that they would need to take him out of school to go to his grandmother's funeral
August 20, 2019

Kids ‘robbed of childhood’ as families housed in cramped shipping containers

Thousands of children are being "robbed" of a decent childhood by growing up in converted shipping containers and office blocks, say campaigners.
August 20, 2019

How to survive GCSE results day – and what to do next whatever your grades

It can be a very stressful time, so make sure you are prepared