What a novelty: Qantas chief Alan Joyce and WA Premier Colin Barnett announce the new non-stop route.
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Qantas's new non-stop route from Perth to London might be a watershed for travel times between Australia and Europe. But super-long-haul routes won't do much to cut aviation's greenhouse emissions.
Will the evidence finally convince polluted cities to clean up their act?
It's about time Europe ditched the diesels – so what are the alternatives?
DBox for Eric Parry Architects
Skyscrapers are the new cathedrals – but are we worshipping a false idol?
Joe Corré's stunt to end the Punk.London celebrations by torching lots of punk stuff misunderstands the movement completely.
A painted bus sculpture entitled ‘Punk'ed’ by artist Valerie Osment at Trafalgar Square in 2014.
In March this year, Joe Corré announced that on November 26 he would burn his collection of punk memorabilia. As the son of Malcolm McLaren (manager of the Sex Pistols) and renowned fashion designer Vivienne…
Cities are realising that having great nightlife is not just about entertainment – it also means a 24-hour economy.
Which way forward?
Nearly six months on from the UK's shock vote, there looks very little room for manoeuvre in negotiations.
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Heathrow's bid for a third runway is not over yet. Political wrangling, environmental concerns, planning and financing must all be overcome.
Bringing a broader, more diverse nightlife to cities will be key to ensuring they thrive in the 21st century.
The Garden Bridge Trust
In a busy city like London, green space is a valuable commodity.
On the same day that London's legendary Fabric closed permanently, Berlin's infamous techno club Berghain was granted a tax break.
The closure of one of London's most famous clubs is part of a bigger and more worrying trend in the city.
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Objects excavated from the 'fire layer' beneath London's streets tell a story of intense heat, fear – and chaos.
Following the Brexit vote, a number of cities are queuing up to take London's place as Europe's financial centre.
Protests in Karachi against Altaf Hussain, the British-based Pakistani politician.
Could this be the end of the road for the London-based leader of Pakistani's Muttahida Qaumi Movement?
Business school fortunes are connected to London finance.
Of all the university departments, business schools could be the worst affected by Brexit. But it doesn't have to be all bad.
Looking back on the legacy of London 2012, it's clear the local artistic community has lost out.
Worldwide real estate makes up 60% of the value of all global assets. But it's being concentrated into the hands of a wealthy few.
Keeping the lights on.
Post-Brexit Britain will have many rivals eager to exploit any weakness in London's primacy as a home for banking.