The Cotswold idyll Chipping Norton has gone from Blue to Red

Why DID Chippy give Tories the chop? It’s the Cotswold idyll beloved of celebrities, yet suddenly – amid fears of a house-building boom – Chipping Norton has gone from Blue to Red. Boris, beware! Chipping Norton has become a constellation of political and media luminaries Celebrities divide their time between London and farm-style homes in […]

NASCAR will no longer require drivers and teams to wear masks outside

The days of seeing every driver and team member wearing a mask while outside at NASCAR races are over.  NASCAR said Thursday that masks and face coverings are no longer required for drivers and teams (and others working at the track) while they are outdoors. The mask requirement had been in place ever since NASCAR […]

‘There is no pathway’: Call for boys to play netball in schools

Men’s Netball NSW vice-president Brent Ferguson has called for the male version of the sport to be played in high schools to bring about greater recognition and provide continuity for players. Netball ACT announced on Wednesday that it would formally recognise men’s netball as a member of the governing body, six years after NSW. The […]

No game-changer: A gender audit of the federal budget

Women’s safety and economic security is a key theme of Josh Frydenberg’s third budget. But how much will it move the dial on gender equality? To begin answering that question The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age conducted a rapid gender audit of the budget. Time constraints mean this is a brief assessment – there […]

Seth Rogen has no plans to work with James Franco again after allegations

Seth Rogen has no plans to work with frequent and long-time collaborator James Franco following sexual misconduct allegations against the actor. Speaking to Britain’s Sunday Times, Rogen said he regretted saying in a 2018 interview he would still work with Franco following the allegations, which Franco has denied. Rogan also expressed remorse over a 2014 […]

Royal Expert Pulls No Punches In Review Of Meghan Markle’s New Book

Earlier this week, Meghan Markle announced she was embarking on a new endeavor — publishing her very first children’s book. Coming June 8, “The Bench” is about the relationship between fathers and sons, and is based on a Father’s Day poem that Markle wrote for her husband, Prince Harry. “The Bench started as a poem […]