August 23, 2019

Billionaire philanthropist David Koch dies after cancer battle

Billionaire industrialist David Koch, one of the world's richest people and an avid philanthropist and supporter of conservative causes, has died aged 79.
August 23, 2019

Chinese voted the nation’s top takeaway in fun foodie study by hungry Brits

Research showed we will spend a total of £10.6bn on takeaways this year
August 23, 2019

The three stages of No-Shirted Tool-Belted Brad Pitt Contemplation

Sure I’d had celebrity-man-attractions before. But this Brad Pitt thing was something else entirely.
August 23, 2019

Greening Singapore

Adding plants is critical to the success of cooling the city-state.
August 23, 2019

Juliet Marillier: Telling untold tales of forgotten characters

Every foot soldier or scullery maid has a backstory, a history.
August 23, 2019

Underdog story maintains its grip

Based on a real-life case, this story of a bullied dog groomer combines gritty crime drama with a touch of burlesque.
August 23, 2019

Danger, creativity, protest : Sedition explores a decade of dissent

The universe tilted in Sydney in the '70s as art and protest came together in a new generation determined to change the world. The Sedition festival looks back.
August 23, 2019

Review: An Idea Needing to be Made at the Heide Museum of Modern Art

Every potter, young or old, has a relationship to tradition that stretches back to the earliest days of civilisation.
August 23, 2019

Music reviews: JJ Cale, Snoh Aalegra, Andrea Keller and more

Snoh Aalegra's Ugh Those Feels Again, JJ Cale's Guitar Man (and others), Isata Kanneh-Mason's Romance, Andrea Keller's Transients Volume 1, Dry Cleaning's Sweet Princess and Purple Pilgrims' Perfumed Earth.
August 23, 2019

Sarah Snook’s Shiv gets to stick it to the men in Succession season 2

The darkly comic drama about sibling rivalries within a powerful media clan returns with a gripping second season.
August 23, 2019

History repeats itself in Claire G. Coleman’s The Old Lie

The Noongar writer's second novel takes us into space - but not all that far from familiar ground.
August 23, 2019

‘I’ve turned down millions’: Jennifer Kent on making an epic revenge tale

On set with the Australian director of The Babadook as she shoots follow-up The Nightingale, a film as controversial as it is acclaimed.