December 11, 2018

Chaos in Sydney as wild weather causes havoc

Sydney is facing another day of extreme weather after a storm left 33,000 homes without power and two trains disabled by downed trees. At Medlow Bath in the Blue Mountains, paramedics were called to treat three people when a train reportedly carrying 20 passengers had its front carriage crushed … [Read more...]

Accountant steals $45 million from employer for luxury binge

A Sydney accountant working for financial group ING looks set to plead guilty next week to stealing $45 million which she spent on luxury beachside apartments, jewellery and even Michael Jackson memorabilia. Rajina Rita Subramaniam, 41, worked as a senior accountant with the financial group ING … [Read more...]

Stowaway rats ground Qantas flight

Qantas has been forced to ground one of its Boeing 767 aircraft after flight attendants found five rats onboard during a routine safety and security inspection. The aircraft was preparing to leave Sydney for Brisbane on Tuesday afternoon when the rodents were discovered in the planes emergency … [Read more...]

Flash flooding in Sydney – fatal crash on F3 Freeway

A motorist has died and two more are trapped in the wreckage after a four-car crash on the F3 Freeway near Berowra. Police are appealing for motorists to avoid the area with traffic at a standstill. All four vehicles involved in the collision were travelling north near the Mooney Mooney … [Read more...]