French police say a policewoman who was shot by a gunman wearing a bullet-proof vest has died.
A young backpacker is excitedly preparing to take part in the opening ceremony of the Asian Cup after impressing organisers with his freestyle football skills while...
The World Game introduces a new column designed to get to the heart of the Asian Cup, or, failing that, any other part of its anatomy that we can reach. Throughout...
Census data shows that one in four Australians were born overseas. As Australia Day approaches we've asked some well known Australians to tell us their experiences of...
'Running With The Bull' - Janet and Amantha sit with a badly beaten and unconscious Daniel in hospital, fearing he won’t survive the brutal attack he suffered.
The AFC Asian Cup 2015 is the 16th edition of the tournament and commences on Friday 9 January in Melbourne, Australia, so get to know more about it with our...
Your summer just got a whole lot busier. We added to the line-up of movies that you can watch right now.
When it comes to movies, there's something for everybody on SBS ONE, SBS 2 and On Demand. Find out what's screening where and when.
Wallowing in post holiday regret or planning one? Comedian Liam Ryan wants you to know about all the mistakes you're about to make that are going to ruin it. Happy...
Comedian Rob Hunter demonstrates that if you have the Simpsons you never have to actually watch a movie again.
'Wellington At Vitoria' - An immersive look at life and death on the battlefield through the ultimate living historians - the Battle Re-enactors.
While it might feel like those extra minutes leave you more rested, morning snoozes can leave you feeling worse off.
'Wide Blue Yonder' - The heroic test pilots who risked life and limb in untried machines and how they pushed the technology to its limits to sell the world an idea.
Allied super-team Danger 5 reunites after years of far-flung obscurity to stop Hitler in a 1980s universe of neon, ninjas, discos, dinosaurs, pizza and prom-queens.
The publicity woes for McDonald's in Japan continue, with a deep-fried tooth reportedly being served with french fries in Osaka.
Happy New Year
Comedy Sex and Dating correspondent Brydie Lee-Kennedy sums up her year's best advice in order to get you on track for a better 2015... sexually anyway.
In setting out our resolutions, we should first step back and take stock of what it is that we really want.

Photos of the year

Some of the year's most memorable moments were captured in perfectly timed shots. Here are some of 2014's best.
Are our gadgets keeping our minds from wandering and therefore reaching maximum potential?
Last year was the third-hottest ever recorded in Australia since reliable records began in 1910, and temperatures added to last year's bush fire conditions, the...
Missing airliners, terrorism, a terrible murder and a shocking loss were among the stories that captivated Australia's attention in 2014
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I'm very bullish about Australia's chances in the 2015 AFC Asian Cup, for a variety of reasons.
Newcastle Jets has been plunged into more off-field turmoil with CEO Robbie Middleby and Chairman Ray Baartz both resigning from their positions at the club.
Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo has caused anger by posting a picture of the late Colombian drug baron Pablo Escobar on his Instagram page.
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard will join LA Galaxy when he ends a 25-year association with the Reds at the end of the season, in a reported $11 million 18-month...
Atletico Madrid condemned Real Madrid to a third straight loss after defeating its city rival 2-0 in the Copa del Rey last 16 on Thursday (AEDT) to mark the...
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A gang tunnels into a Brussels bank. But only 66 of 800 safes are opened - the rest remain untouched. What were they looking for? Every episode of this gripping drama is at SBS On Demand.

Your summer just got a whole lot busier. We added to the line-up of movies that you can watch right now.
In post 9/11 Los Angeles, a multi-ethnic cast of characters struggles to overcome their fears as they careen in and out of one another’s lives.

'Foxy Brown'

A voluptuous black woman takes a job as a high-class prostitute in order to get revenge on the mobsters who murdered her boyfriend.
Plenty of biopics (The Imitation Game, Unbroken, American Sniper, Wild, The Theory of Everything, Foxcatcher) and as many Oscar-worthy performances await you.
Is there a better way to start the new year than with four of the best Tarantino movies? No, there is not. Tune in every Friday at 8:30pm on SBS ONE.
During Tarantino season on SBS 2, NITV ain't messing around. Who better to bring you the best of Blaxploitation, the genre that has had such an influence on his...
Comment & Analysis
Here’s what the film correctly predicted 26 years ago that we would be doing with our lives today.
Australia’s love affair with the car has begun to cool.
Rebecca Shaw selects her picks for the most positive LGBTI moments that transpired in entertainment and sport in 2014.
Shortly before 9/11, officials foresaw a fundamental shift in the nature of power.
In the 1950s, Jerry Morris showed for the first time that sitting all day is bad for our hearts.
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One of the world’s greatest singers in duets with some of pop music’s biggest stars - Bono, Sting, Mariah Carey, Bon Jovi, Sheryl Crow and many more.
Make the exotic familiar with this global culinary adventure, exploring 44 cuisines in over 400 pages of simple, delicious recipes - including 70 new recipes!
This powerful new series reconstructs dramatic stories of real men and women persecuted for their beliefs, drawn from over 500 years of history.
The definitive collection of best-loved operatic arias, from spectacular tenor, Andrea Bocelli.
The second in the landmark series that celebrates the world’s most spectacular island locations and the people and wildlife who call these jewels home.
The ultimate guide to football from Australia's favourite, much-loved pioneering expert on the World Game.
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