August 13, 2019

Root expects England to come back strong at Lord’s

England captain Joe Root expects his side to fight back hard against Australia when the second Ashes test starts at Lord's on Wednesday, with paceman Jofra Archer raring to make the most of his debut.
August 13, 2019

Golf: Woods ready to play in BMW Championship

Tiger Woods says he is ready to play golf again this week after the former world number one withdrew from last week's Northern Trust due to back pain.
August 13, 2019

L&G snaps up Woodford stake in Push Doctor-backer

The embattled fund manager Neil Woodford is close to offloading another of his firm's assets by striking a deal to sell a big stake in a backer of Push Doctor, the GP-on-demand service.
August 13, 2019

Love Island’s Maura looks very different after leaving villa as she ditches fake tan

The 28-year-old Irish model toned down her look for a chic fashion spread
August 13, 2019

Tiny revolutionary spacecraft glides on sunlight in orbit around Earth

LightSail 2 could eliminate the need for rocket engines and fuel
August 13, 2019

US delays China tariffs for laptops and mobile phones

The US is to delay imposing 10% tariffs on a number of Chinese products including laptops and phones until December - helping Wall Street shares bounce back after a big sell-off.
August 13, 2019

Philadelphia and VW ads banned under gender stereotyping rules

TV adverts by Mondelez and Volkswagen are the first to be banned under new gender stereotyping rules.
August 13, 2019

Arts sector pays lip service to cultural diversity

More than half of Australia's 200 creative organisations surveyed have no culturally or linguistically diverse representation among their board members, award panels and executives, a new report shows. 
August 13, 2019

From the Archives, 1964: Prisoner’s art wins mercy

Ronald Williams, a shearer, crocodile shooter and habitual criminal up on assault charges, impressed a Sydney judge with his "most remarkable aptitude" for painting.
August 13, 2019

‘Collateral Damage’: Arts funding rejection starts to take a toll

A Melbourne theatre company about to celebrate its 40th year looks set to become the first public casualty of a nationwide arts funding squeeze.
August 13, 2019

Why we can’t just blame rising inequality for the growth of populism around the world

Populism is on the rise in countries where inequality has been fairly stable over time, as well as countries where inequality has grown.
August 13, 2019

Carrie Symonds steals style from Kate Middleton yet AGAIN in £159 Whistles dress

CARRIE SYMONDS, Boris Johnson’s girlfriend, has been caught in snaps inside Number 10 at an event with the Prime Minister. The images were posted by 10 Downing Street’s Twitter. Carrie wore a brand beloved by Kate Middleton yet again.