Debate continues to rage in France over the merits of the burkini, after the Council of State ruled to suspend a ban on the full-body swimsuits.

NT goes to the polls

About 84,000 remaining voters will head to the polls to determine the fate of the NT government on Saturday.
A picture of crying elderly grandparents, separated into different care homes in Canada, is the saddest photo their granddaughter says she has ever taken.
Simon Yates (Orica-BikeExchange) soloed to his first WorldTour and grand tour victory in a late, perfectly timed attack on stage 6 of the Vuelta a Espana. The win...
How an al-Qaeda spinoff became an aspiring caliphate of terror.
This gripping French murder mystery series follows a crack team of investigators as they try to solve the case of a woman's body found in a rubbish dump. The woman's...
What is it like to live in war-ravaged Afghanistan? Award-winning Australian photo-journalist Andrew Quilty shares a first-hand glimpse into his life.
Here's what the vacuum of space would sound like, kind of.
The Spurs and Reds drew in both of their Premier League encounters last season, can one of them force a win this Saturday? Watch the full match unfold LIVE and FREE...
An international critics poll has ranked the best movies of the 21st Century – so far.
Is 25 years of friendship a lie if you didn't know your mate was living as the wrong gender? New Zealand mini-doco delves into an often under-explored aspect of...
As she begins work on her third book, Dilvin Yasa considers whether she would be better off publishing under a ‘white’ name like Dylan Yass.
It's confusing at first, but quite quickly the hairstyles blend into the background and characterisation takes over. Until then…
Looks like we didn't all come from primordial soup after all.
To celebrate the start of Luke Nguyen’s new series Street Food Asia, starting on Thursday 1 September at 8.30pm on SBS, we’re giving you the chance to win one of...
Watch Roots now at SBS On Demand

Don’t miss this reimagining of the epic family saga and portrait of American slavery, following the journey of one family and their will to survive.