Yesterday the media giant, who owns The Australian Financial Review, Sydney Morning Herald and the The Age, in addition to newspapers in NZ and two Australian radio stations, halted trading as it prepared to announce its half-yearly financial results today in anticipation of a notification in relation to Domain.
Emma Thompson, known to Harry Potter fans as the flighty Professor Trelawney, spoke to The Sydney Morning Herald about her current film, Alone in Berlin. Naturally, when discussing a WWII film that delves into what individuals can do in the face of great opposition and evil, the conversation turned to politics, both past and present. You...read more!
Will you be the next Joe Trudeau? Thanks to the Sydney Morning Herald, you could be. Inspired by White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's constant mispronunciation of words — including, yes, Justin Trudeau's name — the publication has...Show More Summary
I was reading "Malcolm Turnbull's approach vindicated by President Donald Trump's madness" in The Sydney Morning Herald:Malcolm Turnbull, who has spent much of this week defending government secrecy over his phone conversation with Donald...Show More Summary
An Australian analyst for Credit Suisse tells The Australian (a national daily owned by a rival, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.) says he expects Fairfax Media, owner of the Herald and The Age, to "formally outline its plans for a move to a digital only weekday model for the metro titles."
While Fairfax Media has indicated in the past that ending print runs of weekday papers could be part of a long-term strategy, a spokesman for the chain said that "We have no plans to change from daily printing and we expect that to be the case for some years into the future."
"It's illegal," a woman can be heard yelling in a video. "I see her looking so scary" and "I don't know what she carry." The only thing unlawful was the woman's own behavior. The Sydney Morning Herald reports an unnamed 35-year-old was charged with common assault and destroying or damaging...
Janet Jackson has given birth to a baby boy, and the good news has raised the hopes of a vast number of women around the world who aspire to have children after the age of 40-years-old. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Jackson’s representative revealed the details of the childbirth by mentioning that the 50-year-old... Show More Summary
Julie Morgan received grave news that no one at any age, 20, 40, 60, 80 or 100 wants to hear. “The doctors have told me I have a few months to live,” the mid-50s woman wrote to the Sydney Morning Herald. During the past four years, cancerous growth originally isolated in Morgan’s breast metastasized to […]
The Sydney Morning Herald reports, “Toll road giant Transurban could need to tap investors for $1 billion in fresh equity as it juggles new tollroad projects in Victoria, NSW and the US. That at least is the view of investment bank Credit Suisse. Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn in Australia? The Sydney Morning Herald is floating the possibility of Pacman defending his WBO … The post Boxing Buzz: Pacquiao-Horn next? appeared first on Boxing News.
More than 60 people were injured in a stampede at the Falls Festival in Lorne, Australia last night, The Sydney Morning Herald reports. Fans were trying to get from DMA's in the Grand Theatre tent to London Grammar on the Valley Stage when bottleneck exits and unstable ground cause the stampede, police say. Nineteen concertgoers…
The Sydney Morning Herald reports that a “$1 billion piece of infrastructure, with the uncatchy name of the new payments platform, goes live in the second half of ,” and it will make Australia a leader in digital payments systems. Show More Summary
Erica Packer and Seal Call It Quits Mariah Carey and James Packer’s messy breakup just may have triggered the billionaire’s ex-wife to tiptoe back into his life. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, Erica and Seal called it quits
A court in Denmark today ruled Apple must replace a Danish man's iPhone with a new model rather than a refurbished model in accordance with local law. (Image: The Sydney Morning Herald) A trio of judges found Apple was not entitled to...Show More Summary
An interesting piece in the Sydney Morning Herald, where Susan Wyndham discusses The hidden costs that threaten Australian literary awards -- much of which applies elsewhere too. Many literary prizes have submission fees, and/or require...Show More Summary
John Boyega is currently in Australia filming the sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s hit 2013 film Pacific Rim, according to the Sydney Morning Herald. Check out @JohnBoyega on the set of Pacific Rim: Maelstrom. swoons pic.twitter.com/9ugh9Rknl4...Show More Summary
As reported by The Sydney Morning Herald (via The Hollywood Reporter), actor Peter Sumner has died following “a long illness.” Sumner was 74. An Australian, Sumner was probably best known to American audiences as Lieutenant Pol Treidum, an Imperial officer who appeared in the original Star Wars film. Show More Summary
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, one of the latest fantasy adventure movies to be released, has received great reviews from audiences. According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the film that was released in more than 3,500 cinemas in North America and 9,000 cinemas across 59 countries, has grossed an opening weekend collection of $28.5... Show More Summary
Marcus Strom of the Sydney Morning Herald in Australia did a follow up to my post, “I’ve been WikiLeaked!” Recall that a Coca-Cola representative took notes at a talk I gave in Australia and passed them up the chain of command where they got hacked as collateral damage from the ones obtained from Hillary Clinton’s […]