Plenty of pancakes round the square

Penny the Pancake did the rounds drumming up business while chief grill jockey Travis made sure he got the timing right on the flip.

Reel life

Friday Forum Your views on the news On Monday, the 89th Academy Awards will be telecast live to more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

Return ticket

TRAINSPOTTING 2 | FILM Review and digital illustration by Garth Jones Cinematic history is rife, perhaps even founded on, explorations of white male solipsism.

Visit prompts prayer vigils for Palestine

People of different (and no) faiths are invited to pray on Thursday for the situation in Israel and Palestine in the light of the current visit to Australia by Israeli Prime Minist

Political leadership needed to save lives

UnitingCare drug and alcohol abuse healthcare agency ReGen has urged the Andrews Government to follow the recommendations of the state coroner and immediately establish a safe inj

Standing up for tolerance

The Uniting Church has backed a move by the Victorian government to expand bystander training as part of a statewide campaign to combat racism in the community.

Spiritual first responders

PENNY MULVEY Chaplains volunteering with the Victorian Council of Churches Emergencies Ministry spoke to more than 3300 people on the day of, and the days following, January’s Bour

Coming out and speaking out in Islam

DAVID SOUTHWELL Australia’s only openly gay imam says that religious leaders with progressive views on sexuality need to speak up to save young lives.