Australia

5390 results

Jacob Stockdale during Ireland training at the  IRFU High Performance Centre, Sport Ireland Campus, Blanchardstown. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The same hymn sheet is doing the rounds in Ireland camp. “Heads up” rugby being the phrase of the week with Jacob Stockdale and Garry Ringrose empower(...)

Verry Elleegant holds off Anthony Van Dyck (nearest camera) to win the  Caulfield Cup in Melbourne at the weekend. Photograph: Getty Images

Racing’s authorities believe evidence of the sport having operated successfully behind closed doors for over four months makes a case for it to contin(...)

 Crowded rush hour commuters in the London Underground before the pandemic. File photograph: Getty Images

I went back to the office for the first time in seven months the other day, expecting to find the place largely unchanged. A colleague who had just d(...)

 New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern speaks at an election night event in Auckland on Saturday. Photograph: David Rowland/EPA

Jacinda Ardern has held out the possibility of forming a coalition government despite securing a historic election victory that will enable her Labour(...)

50 scary films to watch at Halloween
  • Film
  • October 18, 2020, 06:00

No Halloween parties. No trick-or-treating. What else is there to do but scare ourselves silly watching some terrifying films? Below you’ll find 50(...)

Magical put up a superb performance at Leopardstown to beat Ghaiyyath and having no less than the subsequent Arc winner Sottsass only fourth behind her.  Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Aidan O’Brien’s global Group One reach extends from Australia to Ascot on Saturday culminating in a potential Magical moment in the Qipco Champion Sta(...)

People walk past a tree in Melbourne’s central business district on Thursday. Photograph: Getty Images

Australia’s second largest city, Melbourne, has marked the 100th day of one of the world’s longest pandemic lockdowns. The Victoria state government (...)

Tom Lochtefeld’s wave pool in Palm Springs, California. Photograph: Akasha Rabut/NYT

A surfer on a 5-foot wave, crouched and grabbing the board’s edge, emerged from behind the curl of the water to onlookers’ cheers. Who did he have to (...)

Sarah Jane Bennett works at the Irish Embassy in Singapore

Singapore wasn’t on Sarah Jane Bennett’s original itinerary when she embarked on her global travels over a decade ago, but she found a good life in th(...)

Thai Airways pilot Akarapol Apanant demonstrates the controls as visitors to the airline’s flight simulator look on. Photograph: Sakchai Lalit/AP

Image of the week: Flying in theory Over in Australia, Qantas has been flogging its branded business-class pyjamas and old bar carts. But at the head(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »