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Five times black pride was shut down in Australian sport

It seems to get under some people's skin: when black people have pride in theirs.

Sounding gay

Is there such thing as a 'gay voice'?

A new documentary explores whether gay men really do talk differently and, if so, why.


Random House competition Ts and Cs

Win one of 20 books by Haruki Murakami.

Face-blind fails

The perils of being bad with faces

Do you fall into the 'face-blind' or 'face-genius' camp?


The best 80s 'movie night' films worth revisiting

Remember Blockbuster and Video Ezy? Ah the eighties. We hardly knew ye.

Girls on film

Are teen girl films having a moment?

A few new movies are giving the teenage girl her rightful place on the silver screen, big heart and bad choices intact, writes Nicole Elphick.

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Four killed in Jerusalem synagogue

Two Palestinians armed with a meat cleaver and a gun shot dead after killing four rabbis, the deadliest such incident in six years in the holy city. 00:55