August 19, 2019

Robert Wilson: Making something out of nothing

The experimental theatre heavyweight performs in Melbourne this weekend.
August 19, 2019

‘Miss! Miss! Can I show you my writing?’

He flicked through his exercise book to find a story he’d written. "I have a poem, too," he said, before I’d finished reading his story. "Should I read it to you?"
August 19, 2019

European markets rise on hopes of stimulus to prevent recession

Stock markets across Europe have risen on hopes of a stimulus after Germany's central bank hinted there was a risk of recession.
August 19, 2019

Lidl: Suppliers will pay no-deal Brexit tariffs

Lidl's Irish business has said that British suppliers will be responsible for additional tariffs in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
August 19, 2019

Scotland need vast improvement after France thrashing – McInally

Scotland must pull up their socks after being hammered 32-3 by France and improve in the three remaining warm-up matches before next month's World Cup in Japan, captain Stuart McInally has said.
August 19, 2019

‘Totally over the moon’: Sylvia Jeffreys confirms she’s having a baby boy

Two years since marrying, television personalities Sylvia Jeffreys and Peter Stefanovic have confirmed they will soon welcome a baby son into the world.
August 19, 2019

Bayern Munich sign Coutinho on loan from Barcelona

Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich have signed Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho on loan for the season, the two clubs confirmed on Monday.
August 19, 2019

No easy fix to Palace’s scoring woes, says Hodgson

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says he does not have a "magic wand" to fix his side's scoring problems after they failed to find the back of the net in their second Premier League game of the season.
August 19, 2019

Immersive art fires the imaginations of disabled patrons

The Museum of Contemporary Art and the Opera House host immersive works that help explain complex concepts to students with intellectual disabilities.
August 19, 2019

Talking points from the Bundesliga weekend

Five talking points from the Bundesliga weekend:
August 19, 2019

Funding ‘catastrophe’ hits playwrights

Australian playwrights are facing a “potential catastrophe” following a decision by the Australia Council for the Arts to defund Australian Plays, according to the chair of the not-for-profit group.
August 19, 2019

Shares in Mitie Group rise after catering arm sale

Shares in the outsourcing giant Mitie Group have risen sharply after it confirmed the sale of its catering division.