James Packer

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Warner Bros chief Kevin Tsujihara steps down after 25 years with the company. File photograph:  Robyn Beck/ AFP/Getty Images

By now, we’re all familiar with the script. An older, powerful movie mogul and a promising, young female actor. A hotel-room meeting set up by interme(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu:  a poll shows an indictment would result in Likud falling to 25 seats. The Blue and White alliance would rise to 44 seats.  Photograph: AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner

Binyamin Netanyahu has dominated Israeli politics for the last two decades and only a few months ago looked a certain bet to win a fifth term as prime(...)

 Mariah Carey has spoken for the first time about her struggle with bipolar disorder. File photograph: PA/PA Wire

Pop singer Mariah Carey revealed on Wednesday that she suffers from bipolar disorder, telling People magazine that she was diagnosed in 2001 but had o(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu with attorney general Avichai Mandelblit at a cabinet meeting in October 2013. Photograph: Abir Sultan/EPA

Israel’s attorney general, Avichai Mandelblit, was prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s favoured candidate for the country’s top legal job. Now, Netany(...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu: in a live television address on Tuesday he rejected allegations of corruption. Photograph: Reuters

The Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, has vowed to stay in office after police concluded there was sufficient evidence to indict him for bri(...)

Paddy Power Betfair is already a major player in Australian gambling.

Sources have poured cold water on claims that Irish gambling giant Paddy Power Betfair is vying with William Hill for a deal with Australia’s CrownBet(...)

Aching sincerity: Seal was “always a pretty confident person” Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty

‘You’ve got Seal on the line for the next 20 minutes.” “Brilliant,” I say. “Brilliant,” says a familiar honeyed voice doing a bad Irish accent. “Ha, I(...)

Alan Joyce, chief executive officer of Qantas Airways says that the airline will at some stage seek a partner to come in as an investor, particularly for its international business. (Photograph: Brendon Thorne/Bloomberg)

He has been labelled devious by politicians, derided as a wrecker by trade unions and lampooned as a leprechaun in the media. But Alan Joyce, chief e(...)