Meet the 16-year-old Australian who has already starred alongside Nicole Kidman and Ryan Gosling and is about to join the epic Marvel cinematic universe. Angourie Rice is “one to watch”.
As a number of people around Australia voice their opinion of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, Aboriginal people say they are the only ones with vested interests in the health and future of the river.
New two-day festival Antidote will focus on finding solutions to some of the world’s most intractable problems
The Sydney Opera House has announced a new “ideas, art and action” festival will debut this September, replacing the annual Festival of Dangerous Ideas (Fodi) with a program centred on progressive global politics and activism.
Titled Antidote, the two-day festival departs from Fodi in its inclusion of participatory arts programming and in its curatorial independence, with the St James Ethics Centre no longer returning as a presenting partner.
Tuesday: Theresa May says EU citizens living in the UK will have to apply for ‘settled status’ to remain there after Brexit. Plus: New Zealand win the America’s Cup.
Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 27 June.
Defence industry minister says he campaigned for former PM and he was ‘always’ in favour of marriage equality
Christopher Pyne has sought to hose down the controversy over a recording of him made at a Sydney bar in which he said that marriage equality would happen soon and that he had never voted for Tony Abbott in a leadership ballot.
The Coalition minister appeared on the ABC’s Q&A panel on Monday night and said he had “always been in favour of marriage equality” and the recording was just of him just telling a group of supporters what he has said many times before.
What happens when the New York Times’ race relations correspondent comes to Australia to look at what it means to be Indigenous today?
The defending champions strolled to an eight-wicket win after rolling the Windies for 204 and cruised to their modest target with 11.5 overs to spare thanks to opening stand of 171 between Nicole Bolton (103 not out) and Beth Mooney (70).
Ever wondered if the man you call dad is really your biological father? There is a small but real chance you don’t realise he isn’t, as an estimated one to three people in every 100 sometimes discover.
Exercise and fat loss are sensitive subjects to broach, even for personal trainers. There are uncomfortable truths every trainer has needed to drop on clients who struggle to get results. Here are the four most common nuggets of advice you probably don’t want to hear but perhaps need to.
Federal Aged Care Minister Ken Wyatt says he is “disappointed” to see the “exploitation” of some residents of retirement villages on Four Corners, and that he would be interested to see whether corporate watchdog ASIC should get involved.