Power and prejudice

The recent South Australian blackout throws light on our weak spots, writes LP AYER

Whining about wine glasses

RAKA SARKHEL on when buying stemware becomes a daunting task

Rudd’s bid comes UNdone

LP AYER casts a humorous look at the state of affairs as Australia casts its veto in Kevin Rudd's race for Secretary-General

India holiday

SONDARYA KRISHNAN on what annoys and what inspires about that trip back home to see the relos

When Trump plays his hand …

LP AYER casts a humorous look at what life would be like in America under Donald Trump

Laughing at ourselves

RAJNI ANAND LUTHRA was in the audience as All India Bakchod (AIB) took to the Sydney stage

Jai Mata Di

What did you get your mum for Mother’s Day? asks DEVNA LUTHRA

Cashless society coming soon

Notes and coins will disappear as technology takes over as our preferred form for transactions, LP AYER reports

Asia tickles Australia’s funny bone

Indian stand-ups Daniel Fernandes and Sharul Channa join the Comedy Zone Asia cast at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. SHRIRAM IYER reports

Facing the pressure to Facebook

If your life isn’t on Facebook, then you probably don’t have a life, writes HAMSA VENKAT