Sydney to London in four hours… on this

Sydney to London in four hours… on this

The SKYLON, the first vehicle designed to be powered by SABRE (Synergistic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine) technology. Picture: Reaction Engines THE 24-HOUR slog from Sydney to London might soon(ish) be a thing of the past, thanks …
Gunman flees police to bushland

Gunman flees police to bushland

Police try to talk a gunman down after being called to a property at Esk, Queensland. Courtesy: Channel Seven. Police on the scene of the incident involving a man with a rifle east of Esk. …
Sensex Rises 150 Points, PSU Banks Lead Gains

Sensex Rises 150 Points, PSU Banks Lead Gains

BSE Sensex and Nifty edged higher on Tuesday, tracking gains in Asian markets. The Sensex gained nearly 150 points while Nifty reclaimed 8100 levels. Here are top 10 developments: 1) Gains were broad-based with all …
Flights cancelled to and from Bali

Flights cancelled to and from Bali

Grounded … Jetstar and Virgin have cancelled flights to and from Bali. Picture: Supplied. VOLCANIC ash is again wreaking havoc on Bali holidaymakers, with flights in and out of Denpasar cancelled. Virgin and Jetstar have …
Thanks for nothing, Julie, it’s a bit late

Thanks for nothing, Julie, it’s a bit late

Julie Bishop gave a thumbs up to marriage equality on Channel Ten’s <i>The Project</i> last night. FINALLY, Julie Bishop is out of the closet. Quizzed by Carrie Bickmore on The Project last night on her …
Asia Shares Look to Break Losing Streak

Asia Shares Look to Break Losing Streak

Sydney: Asian share markets crept ahead on Tuesday after the benchmark for US tech stocks hit its highest in 15 years, while a holiday in Japan kept currencies tethered within recent tight ranges. MSCI’s broadest …