September 18, 2023

It’s Poirot, but not as you know him: A Haunting in Venice is an intriguing, solid mystery | Riotact

It’s Poirot, but not as you know him: A Haunting in Venice is an intriguing, solid mystery | Riotact

A Haunting in Venice adds a fresh twist to Agatha Christie’s portrayals on screen. Photo: Supplied. A Haunting in Venice is the third star/director outing of an Agatha Christie work with Kenneth Branagh at the helm, following his versions of Murder on the Orient Express and Death on the Nile. Both works have been made […]

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F-35 jet reported missing by authorities after pilot ejects during ‘mishap’: Officials

F-35 jet reported missing by authorities after pilot ejects during ‘mishap’: Officials

US military officials are searching for a missing F-35 jet after a “mishap” caused its pilot to eject and the fighter plane to subsequently go missing. Joint Base Charleston, a major air base located in South Carolina, said on Facebook that the aircraft was a Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II belonging to Marine Corps Air

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Kyle Walker says Man City ‘start at the bottom of the mountain’ this season

Kyle Walker says Man City ‘start at the bottom of the mountain’ this season

Kyle Walker claims Manchester City consider themselves back at the bottom of the mountain again this season. City scaled the heights last term as they became only the second English team to win the treble of Champions League, Premier League and FA Cup. Now, as City prepare to begin the defence of their European crown

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Harry and Meghan’s rebrand ‘taking off’ after Invictus Games

Harry and Meghan’s rebrand ‘taking off’ after Invictus Games

Sky News contributor Esther Krakue says Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s rebrand is “taking off” after the couple were seen having plenty of laughs during the Invictus Games. Ms Markle was also seen getting into the spirit of the Games – drinking beer, hugging athletes and filming TikTok videos with fans. Ms Krakue said the

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Liz Truss hits out at economists and civil servants as she defends mini-budget

Liz Truss hits out at economists and civil servants as she defends mini-budget

Liz Truss has hit out at economists and supposed ‘institutional bureaucracy’ as she defended her mini-budget a year on. The former prime minister used a speech at the Institute for Government think tank on Monday to justify decisions made during her brief spell in Number 10, calling it unfair to say she had pursued unfunded

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Iranian regime’s ‘brutal repression, crackdown against dissent met with continued defiance’

Iranian regime’s ‘brutal repression, crackdown against dissent met with continued defiance’

Iranian authorities on Saturday prevented the family of Mahsa Amini from holding a ceremony to commemorate the first anniversary of her death, confining her father under “house arrest”, as sporadic protests erupted nationwide despite heavy security, rights groups said. Amini, a 22-year-old Iranian Kurd, died a few days after her arrest by religious police for

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‘It’s got you scared’: Former Labor senator praises Yes campaign advertisement

‘It’s got you scared’: Former Labor senator praises Yes campaign advertisement

Former Labor senator Stephen Conroy says the yes advertisement for the Voice is a “great ad” and the best one seen in the campaign so far. Mr Conroy sat down with Sky News host Andrew Bolt and former Victorian Liberal Party president Michael Kroger to discuss the Yes campaign’s new ad and how it’s “got

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Top designer’s stylish Brownlow red carpet gesture for Kellie

Top designer’s stylish Brownlow red carpet gesture for Kellie

The wife of Port Adelaide player Jeremy Finlayson is being dressed by internationally renowned Adelaide couture house Paolo Sebastian for the AFL’s night of nights at Melbourne’s Crown Palladium. It will be the first time the couple has attended the event. Working on her Brownlow look with Adelaide stylist Lauren Dilena, Ms Finlayson will be

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Going completely NUTS for ‘The Simpsons’ | Canberra CityNews

Going completely NUTS for ‘The Simpsons’ | Canberra CityNews

The cast of “Mr Burns” journey in a makeshift vessel up a up the crocodile and piranha-infested river. Photo: Helen Musa IMAGINE if, in a post-apocalyptic world devoid of all electricity and power, your only remembered cultural narrative was no Homer, but “The Simpsons”. That’s the basic premise in Anne Washburn’s play with music by

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Chris Bowen’s ‘mad’ net zero path would see ‘$9 trillion’ in spending by 2060

Chris Bowen’s ‘mad’ net zero path would see ‘$9 trillion’ in spending by 2060

The Australian’s new commentary newsletter. Sign up to get the nation’s sharpest writers, with their bold opinions and incisive analysis in your inbox every Sunday. Thanks for signing up to The Australian Commentary newsletter Sign up Sky News host Peta Credlin says Energy Minister Chris Bowen released figures indicating costs for replacing coal plants with

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New Elon Musk biography as plodding and humourless as the man himself

New Elon Musk biography as plodding and humourless as the man himself

Among Musk’s supporting cast are a “wry and literate Welsh-born former journalist”, a “240-volt Harvard graduate and venture seeker”, an “adventurous, rugged-faced German engineer”, “low-key and super-sharp Ukrainian software wizard”, a “low-key tech entrepreneur and jet pilot, who displayed the quiet humility of a square-jawed adventurer”, a “high-spirited and puckish New Orleans-born entrepreneur”, a “lanky

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Top designer’s stylish Brownlow red carpet gesture for Kellie

Top designer’s stylish Brownlow red carpet gesture for Kellie

The wife of Port Adelaide player Jeremy Finlayson is being dressed by internationally renowned Adelaide couture house Paolo Sebastian for the AFL’s night of nights at Melbourne’s Crown Palladium. It will be the first time the couple has attended the event. Working on her Brownlow look with Adelaide stylist Lauren Dilena, Ms Finlayson will be

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Chunk the size of the NT vanishes from Antarctic

Chunk the size of the NT vanishes from Antarctic

Ice roughly the size of the Northern Territory has disappeared from the Antarctic as sea ice continues to drop to “alarming” historically low levels. Satellite data shows the sea-ice surrounding Antarctica has fallen below previous recorded winter levels, with scientists warning it could have significant consequences. “It’s so far outside anything we’ve seen,” Walter Meier,

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Jacinta Price rallies the No campaign in Adelaide

Jacinta Price rallies the No campaign in Adelaide

Shadow Minister for Indigenous Australians and leading No campaigner Senator Jacinta Nampijinpa Price has rallied the No campaign in a crucial must-win state. Senator Price spoke before hundreds of No campaigners at the Adelaide Convention Centre, telling volunteers to fight to “maintain equality” and end what she sees as the racial division that has erupted

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STRAY DOG TALK:

STRAY DOG TALK:

Veterinarian Dr Anita begins dialogue in Gizo in a collective effort to find a solution to the township’s growing stray dog population due to safety threats they pose to residents THE newly established Dog Working Committee (DWC) in Gizo, Western Province, commenced its dialogue with local veterinarian Dr Joyce Anita on Tuesday to find a

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