August 22, 2019

White Night Reimagined 2019: The highlights

Our photographers snap the White Night action across Melbourne's CBD, State Library, Birrarung Marr, city gardens, NGV and Arts Centre.
August 22, 2019

Boris Johnson must change his negotiating tactics to avoid no-deal Brexit – EU treaty-making experts

The EU is loathe to let treaties fail, given the sunk costs of negotiating them, but it may walk away if Johnson doesn't change his tune.
August 22, 2019

Train services are very efficient for shareholders – less so for customers

Late trains, anxiety, stressful commutes, disruption to family life – just some of the woes of train customers.
August 22, 2019

Ryanair says flights running normally despite UK pilots’ strike

Ryanair said flights from British and Irish airports were departing without disruption on Thursday morning despite a strike by UK-based pilots.
August 22, 2019

Hong Kong banks call for restoration of order

Major Hong Kong banks including HSBC and Standard Chartered have published newspaper ads calling for the preservation of law and order and condemning violence, as pro-democracy protests showed no signs of stopping.
August 22, 2019

Vicki Hastrich and the pleasures of looking

This refreshing memoir, Night Fishing, makes a point of showing us what is in plain view.
August 22, 2019

Disruption for Ocado customers as it suffers second fire this year

A fire at a major Ocado depot has caused disruption to its food deliveries just months after another of its sites was destroyed in a blaze.
August 22, 2019

Coffee chains urged to drop plant milk surcharge

Coffee chains have been urged to stop "taxing climate-conscious consumers" by dropping surcharges on plant-based milks.
August 22, 2019

Slipknot announce Cardiff date on UK arena tour – here’s how to get tickets

The group will play their biggest headline shows in 2020
August 22, 2019

White Night 2019 LIVE: Melbourne’s first winter White Night

White Night 2019 starts tonight and for the first time will be held over three nights. The Age's Arts team will be sending in their impressions of the night's installations.
August 22, 2019

Cuadrilla suspends fracking after biggest tremor yet

Cuadrilla has suspended fracking at Britain's only shale gas exploration site after it recorded the biggest tremor yet near the site.
August 22, 2019

Apple Card users warned to avoid leather and denim

Apple has released its new credit card with two unlikely caveats - it is not the biggest fan of leather or denim.