Ray Wilson, English World Cup winner, dies aged 83

Ray Wilson, English World Cup winner, dies aged 83

Updated May 17, 2018 00:35:39 England’s 1966 World Cup winning defender Ray Wilson has died aged 83. Wilson’s former club Huddersfield announced his death on Wednesday. The northern English team said Wilson, who played for the club for most of his career, continued to attend matches despite being diagnosed with …

Archibald winner Davida Allen opens up about 50 years of art filled with motherhood and sexuality

Archibald winner Davida Allen opens up about 50 years of art filled with motherhood and sexuality

Updated May 14, 2018 10:32:46 Photo: Allen says her new work is about the joys of being a grandmother. (ABC Radio Brisbane: Hailey Renault) Inside a studio in a funny little house in Toowong, a woman living a “perfectly normal, boring life” spent five decades letting her emotions flow through …

Archibald Packing Room Prize: Jimmy Barnes portrait picked as winner

Archibald Packing Room Prize: Jimmy Barnes portrait picked as winner

By digital arts editor Dee Jefferson Updated May 03, 2018 12:03:09 Photo: Jamie Preisz’s portrait of Jimmy Barnes. (Supplied: Art Gallery of NSW) Sydney painter and first-time finalist Jamie Preisz has won the Archibald Packing Room Prize for his portrait of Jimmy Barnes. The announcement means Archies season has kicked …

Christian Li, 10yo Australian violinist, becomes youngest winner of prestigious Yehudi Menuhin International Competition

Christian Li, 10yo Australian violinist, becomes youngest winner of prestigious Yehudi Menuhin International Competition

Updated April 23, 2018 18:44:02 Video: 10-year-old Australian violinist Christian Li (ABC News) Australian violinist Christian Li has become the youngest winner to take home the first prize in on of the world’s most prestigious violin competitions — the Yehudi Menuhin International Competition. Ten-year-old Li from Melbourne took out joint …

Joseph Stiglitz: 2018 Sydney Peace prize winner on tax cuts and Trump | Business

Ask Nobel prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz for his thoughts on the Turnbull government’s arguments that cutting the company tax will lead to strong investment and higher wages, and he doesn’t mince words: “I don’t think there’s any validity in it. “Firms locate in countries because of the quality of the …

The Masters golf 2018 final round live leaderboard, result winner coverage

The Masters golf 2018 final round live leaderboard, result winner coverage

Masters: Jordan Speith has a troubling history on the 12th at Augusta, he faced those demons again today. The Masters day four action PATRICK Reed will don the coveted Masters green jacket after holding on to a gutsy victory at Augusta National. The 27-year-old from Texas started the final round …

Single winner yet to claim $521 million lottery ticket from US jackpot

Single winner yet to claim $521 million lottery ticket from US jackpot

Posted April 01, 2018 09:23:30 Photo: A lot of people have been stopping by to congratulate the petrol station employees since the news broke. (AP: Julio Cortez) Related Story: Woman with $710m Powerball ticket wants to stay anonymous after making ‘huge mistake’ A single lottery ticket bought at a United …