Woolworths unveils ‘world-first’ wheelchair accessible checkout for staff living with disability

For Sydney university student Johnson Chen, working in retail was something he always wanted to do, but using a wheelchair ruled out most jobs for him. But this week the 19-year-old worked his first shift at Woolworths — behind an innovative new accessible checkout, which he was involved in testing. “I always wanted to work … Read more

RBA: Andrea Brischetto gives financial stability update

The Reserve Bank has issued a stark warning about the number of Australians at risk of financial despair in the months ahead. Skyrocketing interest rates and higher unemployment rates could push more and more mortgage holders into severe financial stress. But in a speech to the Sydney banking and financial stability conference on Friday, Andrea … Read more

Man sentenced to life in prison for murdering Drew Carey’s ex-fiancee Amie Harwick

Gareth Pursehouse, the ex-boyfriend of Amie Harwick, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole Wednesday for her February 2020 murder. Pursehouse was found guilty of first-degree murder with a special circumstance allegation in September after a jury deliberated for two days, reports Page Six. Prosecutors accused the 45-year-old of breaking into … Read more

7 things you shouldn’t do at your work Christmas Party

It is that time of year again when you’ll find yourself re-watching Love Actually, remembering you like eating cherries and, yes, attending your work’s annual Christmas party. Here’s how it works: Some woman with a very senior title gets lumped with planning the whole affair and needs more time to prepare but pulls it off … Read more

Emirati restaurant Erth nabs Michelin star in Abu Dhabi  

Gwyneth Paltrow, Halle Berry and Baz Luhrmann talk careers, inspiration at RSIFF JEDDAH: Academy Award-winner and Goop founder Gwyneth Paltrow cut a business chic look as she headlined three high-profile In Conversation panels that took place at the Red Sea International Film Festival on Wednesday night, with Australian director Baz Luhrmann and US actress Halle Berry … Read more

Baldur’s Gate 3 Shadowdropped On Xbox Series X/S

Baldur’s Gate 3 has shadowdropped on Xbox. It just went live on the Xbox store with no warning, following the game’s success at The Game Awards. THEGAMER VIDEO OF THE DAY SCROLL TO CONTINUE WITH CONTENT Larian has since confirmed that the game has officially launched on the platform, with fans able to start their … Read more