Iron Man's suits, Thor's hammer and more go on display in Brisbane

Iron Man's suits, Thor's hammer and more go on display in Brisbane

Updated May 26, 2017 18:17:26 Video: Iron Man, Thor and Captain America feature in the Marvel exhibition at GOMA (ABC News) The costumes, props and set designs that make Marvel’s Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy the juggernauts of the superhero film franchise are ready to go on display in Brisbane. Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe opens at Brisbane’s Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) on Saturday. It is the first major Marvel exhibition in Australia and the largest ever presented in an art museum worldwide – taking up the entirety…

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Force shatter Reds' finals hopes with Super Rugby win

Force shatter Reds' finals hopes with Super Rugby win

Updated May 26, 2017 22:02:42 Photo: Matt Philip of the Western Force (centre) celebrates his try against the Reds. (AAP: Dan Peled) The Western Force have ended Queensland’s Super Rugby finals’ hopes with a 40-26 victory on Friday night at Lang Park. The Reds needed a win to stay alive in the race for the Australian conference, but the Force overran them with 17 unanswered points in the second half. A late yellow card to winger Eto Nabuli — who made needless high contact with Force five-eighth Peter Grant, as…

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Controversy in Pakistan over increased penalties for Ramadan fast-breakers

Controversy in Pakistan over increased penalties for Ramadan fast-breakers

Posted May 27, 2017 00:08:54 Photo: Fines are relatively small for fast-breakers, but opponents argue that is not the point. (Reuters: Faisal Mahmood) Critics say a bill currently before Pakistan’s Parliament to increase fines for eating and drinking in public during Ramadan, alongside jail terms of up to three months, is evidence of increasing intolerance in the country. With temperatures on the eve of Ramadan in much of Pakistan 40 degrees or above, opponents of the hiked penalties for public eating or drinking in daylight hours have warned the vulnerable…

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Optimism about future after Darwin City Deal

Optimism about future after Darwin City Deal

Local restaurateur Darren Lynch and NT Chamber of Commerce chief executive Greg Bicknell are feeling optimistic about what the City Deal will deliver for Darwin. PICTURE: Justin Kennedy Confidence is at an all-time high that the Territory and the Federal Governments will deliver on their promise of good things to come under their City Deal for Darwin. Chamber of Commerce NT CEO Greg Bicknell and Darwin City Traders head Darren Lynch say they believe there is genuine intent to deliver on priority projects for our city. “I definitely think we…

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WIN a double pass to see The Bodyguard the musical!

WIN a double pass to see The Bodyguard the musical!

The Bodyguard the musical The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph are offering readers the opportunity to WIN a double ‘A reserve’ ticket to see The Bodyguard the Musical! Wednesday, 21st June 8pm. Now playing at the Lyric Theatre! Featuring all the smash-hit songs from the original movie soundtrack including: Queen Of The Night, I’m Every Woman, Run To You, and I Will Always Love You, The Bodyguard is a musical you’re guaranteed to love! Please see full terms and conditions here. Source link

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