Behind Ash Bartys secret weapon

The 23-year-old, who finished 2019 as world number one, captured her maiden grand slam title at the French Open in June and earned more than $10 million in prize money. She will carry the hopes…

The path to zero emissions is expensive –…

At the same time, coal and LNG are among Australia's biggest exports. Undeterred, Griffith says the path to zero emissions could be done through “electrifying” the household. That is, moving away from natural gas and…

Acting ICE director to speak in NYC amid…

The visit comes amid a heated dispute between city and federal officials. January 17, 2020, 10:18 AM 7 min read The acting head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is expected to speak out against…

Five habits that could add 10 years to…

While they can’t see everything, they can see how long they are likely to remain free of three common chronic diseases: diabetes type 2, cancer and cardiovascular disease, which includes stroke and heart issues. These…

Rainfall helps fires but not drought

Large swathes of eastern Victoria, eastern NSW and eastern Queensland are expected to get at least 20mm in the next week, and some isolated falls will deliver 100mm. Mr Jones expected these heavy falls in…

A perfect storm of political hopelessness

Melbourne suddenly joined the club of choking cities and – good grief! – the world’s worst air quality threatened the tennis. Cabinet ministers, who might not have directly experienced the knock-on effects of the fires,…

Secret of my success? Think of Macquarie, and…

Similarly, the views espoused by entrepreneurs such as Jack Ma and Elon Musk only serve to perpetuate the myth that long hours lead to increases in productivity and profitability. There is no credible evidence to…

Equities deliver big time for super investors in…

The top-performing growth classified fund over the year was UniSuper Balanced, which returned 18.4 per cent, while the worst recorded return in the growth category still topped double digits at 10.5 per cent. The average…

Five habits that could add ten years to…

While they can’t see everything, they can see how long they are likely to remain free of three common chronic diseases: diabetes type 2, cancer and cardiovascular disease, which includes stroke and heart issues. These…