Fearless Girl: firm behind Wall Street statue bids to remove Australian copy

State Street Global, which commissioned original bronze in Manhattan, says Melbourne version violates its trademarkThe Fearless Girl statue has been a lot of things to a lot of people. The 4ft bronze of a defiant youngster, hands on hips facing down th…

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News Corp’s Rupert Murdoch says ‘there are no climate change deniers around’

Murdoch was responding to a question at AGM about time given to ‘climate deniers’ by News Corp outlets in AustraliaNews Corp executive chairman Rupert Murdoch has said “there are no climate change deniers around I can assure you” after he was asked at …

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Never too small: the aspiration and nauseation of micro-apartments

A hit Australian YouTube show presents a vision of our housing future that’s both charming and off-puttingIt’s hard to explain the exact appeal of Never Too Small. The YouTube series takes viewers on meditative tours of tiny homes from across the world…

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Boeing 737 Max jets could fly again by January with safety checks under way

World’s biggest planemaker hopes aviation authorities will soon approve plane’s flight control softwareBoeing said on Monday it could have its fleet of 737 Max jets flying again by January as safety checks on the aircraft’s troubled flight software rea…

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Huang Xiangmo: mystery of the $11m property payout, the middleman and his 81-year-old mother

Chinese billionaire wants Icac to investigate how money ended up with the Obeid family’s former lawyerThe exiled Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmo has said he wants the New South Wales Independent Commission Against Corruption to investigate how $11m h…

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Huang Xiangmo: mystery of the $11m property payout, the middleman and his 81-year-old mother

Chinese billionaire wants Icac to investigate how money ended up with the Obeid family’s former lawyerThe exiled Chinese billionaire Huang Xiangmo has said he wants the New South Wales Independent Commission Against Corruption to investigate how $11m h…

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