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The Nikita Retreat-A: Celebrating women united by their love of snow

This past winter, the “for women, by women” brand Nikita hosted its first-ever international retail and brand summit, inspired by and meant to …

Women's News

Massive cyberattack hits Europe with widespread ransom demands

<b>Moscow:</b> A new wave of powerful cyberattacks hit Europe on Tuesday in a possible reprise of a widespread ransomware assault in May that affected 150 …

Cyberattack

Republicans delay vote on healthcare amid revolt, delivering setback to Trump

<b>Washington:</b> Facing intransigent Republican opposition, the Republican leader in the senate, Mitch McConnell, has told senators he will delay a vote …

U.S. Congress

Police drug raid across western Sydney

Australia

Good Time Trailer: Robert Pattinson Arrives as an Actor to Take Seriously

Between them, Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart racked up nine Razzie awards for their work on the <i>Twilight</i> saga, and even though they've since split they've both taken a similar paths to redemption: indie cinema and the festival circuit. Stewart is already an arthouse darling thanks to her work …

Robert Pattinson

Sydney's top 20 cafes

of<p><b>Asian mash-ups and booze for breakfast are the key trends for 2017 and, as this sneak peek from the first national Good Food Guide proves, Sydney</b> …

Restaurants

Census 20

Second-generation Australians will soon be in a minority.<p>The census shows Australia reached a "tipping point" in 2016 where only slightly more than …

Torres Strait Islander

How winter athletes should spend their summers

Yes, snow season is over (unless you live in Mammoth, that is) and we’ve stashed our favorite winter gear in the back of the utility closet.<p>But just …

Adventure Travel

Serpentine-Jarrahdale fastest growing region in Australia:Census

Perth's outer southeast is the fastest growing region in Australia with the population more than doubling in the last six years, according to the …

Torres Strait Islander

Melbourne's top 20 cafes

of<p><b>Wake up and smell the coffee, Melbourne. We are literally surrounded by great cafes. In this sneak peek from the first national Good Food Guide,</b> …

Restaurants

Leaked Photos of New Wavestorms Show the Costco Quiver Is Getting a Serious Upgrade

Ranging from a 5’6″ swallow tail to a 9′ log, Wavestorm has a new and improved quiver in the works according to these leaked photos. Photo: Team …

'He was just screaming': Perth mother's warning after shower explodes with son inside

<b>WARNING: THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES</b><p>A Perth mother has issued a warning to others after her four-year-old son was seriously injured by …

Crime

Happy birthday, GST – time to grow up and tax more food

Our goods and services tax turns 17 this Saturday, but there will be no party. About the only attention the GST gets these days is protests about the …

Business (Australia)

Understanding Perspective in Art

01<p>of 07<p>What is Perspective in Art?<p>Perspective is an art technique for creating an illusion of three-dimensions (depth and space) on a two-dimensional …

Landscape Photography

Art Glossary: Elements of Painting

The elements of painting are the basic components or building blocks of a painting (and art generally). In Western art they are generally considered …

Art

'They're getting in through our computers': Predators using games to groom kids

Sex pests are using online games and apps - some of them taught in classrooms - to target children.

'Too controversial': Turkey angers secularists by removing evolution from school curriculum

<b>Istanbul:</b> Turkey has removed the concept of evolution from its high school curriculum, in what critics fear is the latest attempt by President Recep …

Turkey

Network Ten: Regulator should investigate Murdoch and Gordon's behaviour, experts say

The watchdog should examine whether Lachlan Murdoch and Bruce Gordon exerted control over Network Ten in breach of current laws, according to experts …

Business (Australia)

Philippine matriarch Farhana Maute is alleged kingpin in Marawi assault

<b>Taipei:</b> A powerful matriarch has emerged as one of the alleged kingpins behind the assault on a Philippine city that may herald the expansion of the …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Man spat in the face of cop after being found lying in the gutter: Police

A police officer faces disease testing after a man found lying face down in the gutter allegedly woke up, abused police and spat in his face.<p>Police …

Policing

An hour outside a day keeps the eye doctor away: QUT study

Drag yourself away from a screen and get outside, for the sake of your long-term eye health.<p>That is the message from a Queensland University of …

Australian Universities

US Senate health bill faces serious resistance from both wings of Republicans

A small group of moderate Republican senators may pose at least as significant an obstacle to the measure's passage as their colleagues on the right.

ObamaCare

World of Photos

This Museum Showcases the Most Epically Failed Products in History

A new museum in Sweden wants you to see the bright side of f**king it up.<p>Some things might sound like a good idea at first—but then quickly, they do not. For instance, a can of Coca-Cola that tastes like Pepsi, or a Harley Davidson Perfume to add the right amount of biker smell. How about an …

Harley Davidson

For sale: Berkeley home of Walter Steilberg, architect and Julia Morgan’s engineer

The Panoramic Hill compound Walter Steilberg designed in 1922 is up for sale; also on the market: a 1910 Arts & Crafts gem by Walter Ratcliff Jr.The …

Architecture

New England's Hidden Culinary Gem Is A Food Lover's Destination

Menus change constantly with season and fresh ingredients, but this is a typical over the top preparation. Photo: Lincoln Inn<p>I’ve lived in Vermont for over 20 years, and while there are some great places to eat in the Green Mountain State, I’ve never seen anything quite like the restaurant at the …

Restaurants

China landslide: more than 100 feared buried as village destroyed

Play Video<p>Replay Video<p>Play Video Don't Play<p>Presenters blown away by weatherman gaff<p>Play Video Don't Play<p>Video duration00:58<p>Previous slide Next …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Coalition kills 500 Syrian civilians in a month, more than double a previous 30-day toll

<b>Beirut:</b> The US-led coalition against the Islamic State terror group has killed nearly 500 civilians in one month of its pursuit of militant fighters …

Syria

London fire hazards force evacuation of hundreds from high rises

Hundreds of families were being evacuated from apartments in five London high-rise buildings on Friday evening in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower …

Brisbane

Barack Obama ordered 'cyber bombs' for Russian network after hacking: report

<b>Washington:</b> Former US President Barack Obama – angered by Russian hacking during the 2016 elections – authorised a covert cyber operation to deploy …

Russia