In her 43 years, Nahji Chu has a been called many things – Vietnamese refugee, straight-shooting businesswoman, rice paper roll Nazi – but after hearing her incredible life story, you look at her and think one word: survivor.
Nahji Chu is changing the way we eat, and the way we think about refugees, one rice paper roll at a time. ... >>MORE
During a recent radio interview, Tasmanian writer Richard Flanagan laughed about the fact that female readers of his new novel The Narrow Road To The Deep North describe it as a romance while men say it’s a war story. ... >>MORE
When it comes to swimwear this season, it’s all about bold, printed Lycra, fabulous one-piece suits for a hint of glam, and chic bikinis for those who dare. Keeping your beachside manner chic and feminine depends on what you wear and how you wear it. ... >>MORE
Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale) and Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams) have a neat little scam going; they fleece the financially irresponsible and desperate. When FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Bradley Cooper) catches them red-handed, he recruits them to net ever-bigger prizes, beginning with New Jersey mayor Carmine Polito (Jeremy Renner). ... >>MORE
You have to catch up with everybody you have ever known in your entire life before Christmas. This means you have to juggle social engagements and check your calendar before committing to anything, and that is just such a tosser thing to do. ... >>MORE
The truth is, in sport near misses are often just as memorable as the real thing. In Damien Fleming’s case, one particular dropped catch might be even better, because it was just … so … torturously … close! ... >>MORE