Blockbuster boost for Vic film industry
Victoria’s film industry will receive a multi-million dollar boost, as a Hollywood studio commits to two blockbuster productions in Melbourne’s Docklands.
Jane Fonda and fellow actor Sam Waterston have been arrested during a climate change protest in Washington as part of her ongoing Fire Drill Fridays campaign.
Banksy has opened an online store, giving people the chance to apply to buy his artwork - if they successfully answer why any of it matters at all.
The Australian Federal Police’s 40th anniversary is being marked with a set of quilts that represent the diversity of works it does.
Sir Elton John has described Disney’s live action remake of The Lion King as a “huge disappointment”.
The wife of Tarzan actor Ron Ely has been killed at their California home, while police have shot dead his son, authorities say.
The US-China animated movie ‘Abominable’ has been banned from Vietnamese cinemas, over a scene showing a map with China’s claims to the South China sea.
Nasa has brought forward a planned all-female spacewalk, so that two women astronauts can deal with a faulty power controller outside the space station.
The judging panel for the prestigious Booker Prize have announced joint winners In a surprise decision.
Bernardine Evaristo says it is “bittersweet” to become the first black woman to win the Booker Prize.
The Booker Prize has been shared by Canadian author Margaret Attwood and British author Bernardine Evaristo.
A South Korean former K-Pop star who had spoken out about cyber bullying has been found dead at the age of 25 in her home south of Seoul.
Andy Foster is the new mayor of the New Zealand capital of Wellington after a campaign backed by Sir Peter Jackson.
Character actor Robert Forster, who was nominated for an Oscar for Quentin Tarantino’s Jackie Brown, has died in Los Angeles aged 78.
A MALE is being airlifted to hospital after being cut free from his crashed car in Sturt St this evening. He had collided with a parked truck near intersection of Darling and Sturt streets. Emergency services including CFA, ambulance and police...
Seven teenagers have been charged following the theft of $20,000 worth of stock from JB Hi-Fi yesterday
A Rumbalara under-17 player has been handed an 18-match suspension after pleading guilty to two charges of intentionally striking another player. The incidents happened in last month’s Murray Football League grand final against Cobram at Finley...