Could Google really leave Australia?

Google has threatened to pull out of the Australian market if a new law governing its relationship with news publishers goes ahead. So what’s the row all about? Why would Google pull out of Australia? The government is introducing a law to address a long-bubbling row over whether tech giants should pay for news that

Olivier Duhamel: French incest allegations prompt victims to speak out

By Lucy WilliamsonBBC Paris correspondent image copyrightGetty Images image captionOlivier Duhamel has resigned as head of the National Foundation of Political Sciences, which oversees the prestigious Sciences Po university Tens of thousands of people have responded to a social media campaign in France designed to shed light on the problem of sexual abuse within families.

Australian Open 2021: ‘No special treatment’ for tennis players in Melbourne

Novak Djokovic – the men’s world number one – is quarantining with other top players in Adelaide, where they are allowed out of their hotel to practise Players living under strict quarantine rules after arriving for the Australian Open will get “no special treatment”, says Victorian premier Daniel Andrews. Seventy-two players are confined to their