Chinese mass-indoctrination camps in Muslim-majority Xinjiang evoke Cultural Revolution

Chinese mass-indoctrination camps in Muslim-majority Xinjiang evoke Cultural Revolution

Updated May 18, 2018 00:53:24 Photo: Omir Bekali talks about the psychological stress he endured in a Chinese internment camp. (AP: Ng Han Guan) Since last spring, Chinese authorities in the heavily Muslim region of Xinjiang have imprisoned tens, possibly hundreds of thousands of Muslim Chinese — and even foreign …

Australia at risk of missing out on the Netflix revolution, industry experts warn

Australia at risk of missing out on the Netflix revolution, industry experts warn

Updated May 17, 2018 17:18:50 Photo: Netflix are moving towards making more original content, like Stranger Things, rather than buying in content. (Supplied: Netflix) The lack of incentives offered by Australia to lure big spending streaming service companies like Netflix could leave the country behind in the revolution, industry members …

Winemakers cashing in on vegan-friendly ‘revolution’

Winemakers cashing in on vegan-friendly ‘revolution’

Updated April 21, 2018 13:54:22 “Would you like a vegan wine with your steak?” It’s not as silly a question as it sounds. Australian winemakers who once hid the fact their wines were vegan-friendly are now proudly displaying their credentials on bottle labels because in today’s market, being a more …

The electric vehicle revolution will bring problems of its own

The electric vehicle revolution will bring problems of its own

Updated April 17, 2018 16:21:27 Photo: Electric cars will help mitigate climate change, but they’re no silver bullet. (ABC News: Leah MacLennan) After years of being derided as a joke by car manufacturers and the public, interest in electric vehicles has increased sharply as governments around the world move to …

Bondi surf break kickstarts ‘surfing revolution’ in war-torn Ivory Coast

Bondi surf break kickstarts ‘surfing revolution’ in war-torn Ivory Coast

By freelance correspondent Brietta Hague Posted March 25, 2018 06:00:00 Photo: Alphonse Coulibaly (centre) and Souleymane Sidibe (right) hope to be the first Ivorian surfers in the 2020 Olympics. (ABC News: Brietta Hague) Hadi Beydoun never expected to become a surf entrepreneur. Like most people growing up in the Ivory …