/ News

A chat with Dennis Prager

AMERICAN radio talk show host and author Dennis Prager is never one to shy away from discussing his conservative brand of politics based on Judeo-Christian values. Ahead of his Australian tour as a guest of the United Israel Appeal, I

/ News

A chat with Dennis Prager

AMERICAN radio talk show host and author Dennis Prager is never one to shy away from discussing his conservative brand of politics based on Judeo-Christian values. Ahead of his Australian tour as a guest of the United Israel Appeal, I

Under the cover with Jackie Frank

IN fashion circles, marie claire publisher/editor Jackie Frank is famous for conducting meetings from her treadmill. It’s not unusual for the notorious multi-tasker to be found simultaneously approving a fashion shoot and solving an advertising issue while checking mails on

Under the cover with Jackie Frank

IN fashion circles, marie claire publisher/editor Jackie Frank is famous for conducting meetings from her treadmill. It’s not unusual for the notorious multi-tasker to be found simultaneously approving a fashion shoot and solving an advertising issue while checking mails on

Single white female in Hanoi

SIX months into her stint working as an English teacher in Vietnam, Carolyn Shine realised she was experiencing a serious case of culture shock as soon as her eyes spotted an unusual looking platter in a Hanoian restaurant. “It was

Single white female in Hanoi

SIX months into her stint working as an English teacher in Vietnam, Carolyn Shine realised she was experiencing a serious case of culture shock as soon as her eyes spotted an unusual looking platter in a Hanoian restaurant. “It was

The Gaza doctor who refuses to hate

“THIS is the end. This is the end.” That is all Izzeldin Abuelaish could think when an Israeli tank shell hit his home on the afternoon of January 16, 2009. For weeks, the Palestinian doctor and his eight children had

The Gaza doctor who refuses to hate

“THIS is the end. This is the end.” That is all Izzeldin Abuelaish could think when an Israeli tank shell hit his home on the afternoon of January 16, 2009. For weeks, the Palestinian doctor and his eight children had

Are Kangaroo Island’s koalas under threat?

SOUTH Australia’s Kangaroo Island may have gotten its name because of the abundance of native kangaroos running wild through its dense bushland. But there is another furry, Australian icon also living on the 4,405–kilometer island that’s become a top draw

Are Kangaroo Island’s koalas under threat?

SOUTH Australia’s Kangaroo Island may have gotten its name because of the abundance of native kangaroos running wild through its dense bushland. But there is another furry, Australian icon also living on the 4,405–kilometer island that’s become a top draw

Will the Great Barrier Reef die by 2050?

AUSTRALIA’S Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland may seem indestructible from afar, with its clusters of corals so vast it can be seen from outer space. But despite its great expanse stretching more than 2600 kilometers across the

Will the Great Barrier Reef die by 2050?

AUSTRALIA’S Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland may seem indestructible from afar, with its clusters of corals so vast it can be seen from outer space. But despite its great expanse stretching more than 2600 kilometers across the

/ Arts

Exploring Shoah pain through poetry

AS a young boy, Anthony Levin grew up listening to his grandparents’ harrowing stories of survival in the Nazi death camps. But instead of recoiling from the horror, he faced it head on. Now the 29-year-old lawyer has published a

/ Arts

Exploring Shoah pain through poetry

AS a young boy, Anthony Levin grew up listening to his grandparents’ harrowing stories of survival in the Nazi death camps. But instead of recoiling from the horror, he faced it head on. Now the 29-year-old lawyer has published a