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Body of Aussie mountaineer who died trying to climb the world's second highest mountain after slipping on a steep slope is retrieved as tributes flow in

Sydney man Matthew Eakin has died on K2 in the Himalayas mountain range He was descending the notorious K2 peak when it is believed he slipped and fell Another man, Canadian Richard Cartier, also died in the tragic fall Mr Eakin was a popular mountaineer and tributes poured onto Facebook

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Body of Aussie mountaineer who died trying to climb the world's second highest mountain after slipping on a steep slope is retrieved as tributes flow in

‘A social calamity’: record-high rents push tenants to breaking point

Interest rate hikes and lack of supply across Australian cities are leaving tenants exposed to ballooning rents and evictions David* and his partner had been living in their inner-Sydney property for only 12 months when they were issued with a 50% rent increase. They had been paying $800 a week for a three-bedroom home with a study, one car space and no facilities.

theguardian.com ,  5 hours ago 1
‘A social calamity’: record-high rents push tenants to breaking point

Grandmother fined $352 for honking her horn at a car that pulled in front of her - with a cop claiming the 85-year-old's behaviour was 'road rage'

Alma Smith, 85, is taking her case to court after beeping her horn led to a fine The Sydney grandmother was shocked she was the one getting breach notice Police said she used the horn 'excessively' when a car pulled out in front of her Though the incident happened in June, it won't get to court until next May

dailymail.co.uk ,  7 hours ago 25
Grandmother fined $352 for honking her horn at a car that pulled in front of her - with a cop claiming the 85-year-old's behaviour was 'road rage'

Danny Care told to find form with Harlequins after missing out on England training camp squad

Danny Care has been told to rediscover his form at his club after missing out on England's first camp of the autumn. The Harlequins scrum-half missed out on the 36-man training squad that will gather in Twickenham for three days from Sunday with the November opener against Argentina looming on November 6.

standard.co.uk ,  9 hours ago 0
Danny Care told to find form with Harlequins after missing out on England training camp squad

Mathieu van der Poel: Cyclist pleads guilty to assaulting teenagers in Sydney

Dutch cyclist Mathieu van der Poel has pleaded guilty to assaulting two teenage girls in Sydney, Australia, the night before the men's World Championship road race. The Alpecin-Deceuninck rider was charged with two counts of common assault and fined 1,500 Australian dollars (£909) after a confrontation with the girls, aged 13 and 14.

bbc.com ,  10 hours ago 0
Mathieu van der Poel: Cyclist pleads guilty to assaulting teenagers in Sydney

The stars of Dishing it Up shine at the Sydney premiere of the new SBS series that promises to wipe the sheen off cooking programs

It's been described as Gogglebox for food. And the stars of SBS's Dishing It Up beamed as they came together at Sydney's Shell House, ahead of the premiere of the cooking show. The bold new original show wipes away the showbiz sheen off cooking shows to see couch critics turn into cooks by recreating famous dishes.

dailymail.co.uk ,  12 hours ago 2
The stars of Dishing it Up shine at the Sydney premiere of the new SBS series that promises to wipe the sheen off cooking programs

Ex-cricketer Michael Slater, 52, rushed to hospital after arrest for ‘breaching bail at woman’s home’

AUSTRALIAN cricket legend Michael Slater has been rushed to hospital just hours after he was arrested following a disturbance at a woman's house. The former Aussie batsman and cricket commentator, 52, was arrested at a home in north Sydney last Thursday night after a woman made multiple calls to police.

thesun.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 12
Ex-cricketer Michael Slater, 52, rushed to hospital after arrest for ‘breaching bail at woman’s home’

How the AFL lost the battle for Sydney: See the shocking proof the Swans and GWS haven't captured fans' hearts and minds in the harbour city despite code spending a FORTUNE to build them up

The Sydney Swans and GWS have contested AFL grand finals in 2019 and 2022 It comes after huge investments by the AFL in developing the code in Sydney While the teams have reached deciders, fans don't care and are not tuning in It shows the AFL is wasting money on 'it's own Vietnam' in Sydney and the battle against the NRL is lost ahead of a blockbuster Battle of the West grand final

dailymail.co.uk ,  15 hours ago 0
How the AFL lost the battle for Sydney: See the shocking proof the Swans and GWS haven't captured fans' hearts and minds in the harbour city despite code spending a FORTUNE to build them up

Fancy a pint, schooner or schmiddy? These are the 20 pubs battling it out to be named the BEST in NSW

The top 20 most-loved pubs across New South Wales have been announced AHA NSW revealed the top contenders for its inaugural People's Choice Award Pubs from all over the state made the cut from Sydney to Newcastle and Albury Voting is still open but closes on Friday and the winner will be named in October

dailymail.co.uk ,  16 hours ago 1
Fancy a pint, schooner or schmiddy? These are the 20 pubs battling it out to be named the BEST in NSW

Celebrity chef shares the best way to prepare and cook fish - and why you should NEVER flip it to sear both sides

Australian celebrity chef Josh Niland shared his best cooking tips with FEMAIL He discouraged cooks from washing fish and urged many to use fish weights The top chef revealed that Talisker whiskey was his favourite seafood pairing Niland is also hosting a pop-up restaurant in Sydney on October 21 and 22

dailymail.co.uk ,  16 hours ago 10
Celebrity chef shares the best way to prepare and cook fish - and why you should NEVER flip it to sear both sides

Geelong pull off the AFL's best Mad Monday as stars impersonate pensioners and show the rest of the league how to fancy dress - but two players are in for a nasty surprise when the party's over

Geelong broke an 11-year title drought by beating Sydney in the AFL grand final It comes after their detractors said the Cats were too old to win the premiership Now players have responded to the doubters in their Mad Monday celebrations They arrived on a pensioners bus and stepped out using walking frames

dailymail.co.uk ,  16 hours ago 0
Geelong pull off the AFL's best Mad Monday as stars impersonate pensioners and show the rest of the league how to fancy dress - but two players are in for a nasty surprise when the party's over

Chris Davidson dead – Surfing star, 45, dies after being ‘punched outside pub and smashed his head on pavement’

AN Australian surfing star has died after he was punched in the face outside a pub near Sydney. Chris Davidson, 45, reportedly smashed his head on the pavement after he was knocked to the ground during a fight on Sunday night. Emergency services rushed to the scene shortly after 11pm and found Chris unconscious on the pavement.

thesun.co.uk ,  16 hours ago 0
Chris Davidson dead – Surfing star, 45, dies after being ‘punched outside pub and smashed his head on pavement’

Today host Allison Langdon is happy to be 'back home with her babies' after an exhausting two weeks reporting on the Queen's death

Allison Langdon is enjoying a relaxing holiday with her family as she recovers from a marathon two weeks of live reporting on the Queen's death. After being absent from the Today show since Wednesday, the 43-year-old returned to Instagram on Monday with a gallery of vacation photos.

dailymail.co.uk ,  18 hours ago 4
Today host Allison Langdon is happy to be 'back home with her babies' after an exhausting two weeks reporting on the Queen's death

Young woman shares exactly how she lost eight kilos in just eight weeks - and the one drink she gave up for good

A young Aussie woman has revealed how she lost eight kilos in just eight weeks Alex, from Sydney, went from 69kg to 58kg after starting her health journey She said she ate multiple small meals a day rich in fruits, vegetables and grains Alex started slow at the gym so as not to tire herself out and give up

dailymail.co.uk ,  19 hours ago 272
Young woman shares exactly how she lost eight kilos in just eight weeks - and the one drink she gave up for good

Chris Davidson: Former pro-surfer dies after punch outside Australian pub

Former Australian surfing star Chris Davidson has died after being punched outside a pub north of Sydney. The 45-year-old was hit in the face and fell, striking his head on the pavement, police said. He was treated at the scene but died in hospital a short time later.

bbc.com ,  19 hours ago 0
Chris Davidson: Former pro-surfer dies after punch outside Australian pub

She's still got it! Lara Worthington, 35, flaunts her incredible figure in a strapless black swimsuit as she goes for a dip at Bondi Beach

She famously donned a bikini to front an Australian tourism campaign in 2006, and Lara Worthington (née Bingle) still looks sensational 16 years later. The 35-year-old model turned heads at Sydney's Bondi Beach on Sunday as she went for a dip in the ocean with her friend Phoebe Tonkin.

dailymail.co.uk ,  19 hours ago 0
She's still got it! Lara Worthington, 35, flaunts her incredible figure in a strapless black swimsuit as she goes for a dip at Bondi Beach

Shopper pokes fun at 'insane' $9.50 price for just ONE peeled mandarin in an upmarket Sydney grocery store: 'Daylight robbery'

The price of a peeled mandarin marketed at $9.50 shocked an Aussie shopper 'Ridiculously' priced product was spotted for sale in Sydney's eastern suburbs There was outrage online after the shopper shared a picture of the product The 'seasonal fruit cup' was advertised as gluten free and vegetarian

dailymail.co.uk ,  22 hours ago 7
Shopper pokes fun at 'insane' $9.50 price for just ONE peeled mandarin in an upmarket Sydney grocery store: 'Daylight robbery'

Exhausted Allison Langdon takes another day off the Today show after her marathon live coverage of the Queen's funeral

Today host Allison Langdon has taken another well-deserved day off after fronting the Nine show's marathon coverage of the Queen's funeral earlier this month. Langdon jetted back to Sydney on Thursday looking exhausted after broadcasting round-the-clock outside Buckingham Palace since Her Majesty's death. The 43-year-old wasn't on air on Friday and decided to make a long weekend of it by also having Monday off, with Sarah Abo filling in alongside Karl Stefanovic.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 1
Exhausted Allison Langdon takes another day off the Today show after her marathon live coverage of the Queen's funeral

Listen to a mother's desperate Triple-0 call as her baby lay unresponsive in the back of her car - and the incredible way she was able to SAVE her little girl

Mum called Triple-0 call as her toddler had a heart attack in back seat of her car Lily, two, who has a pre-existing heart condition, survived thanks to police help Ten police cars in the area now carry defibrillators due to what happened to Lily A mum's desperate Triple-0 call for help as her toddler had a heart attack in the back seat has been played for the first time, as the family reunited with two officers who helped to save the little girl's life on the side of a road.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 day ago 45
Listen to a mother's desperate Triple-0 call as her baby lay unresponsive in the back of her car - and the incredible way she was able to SAVE her little girl

Van der Poel charged with assault of two teenagers on eve of World Championship road race

Dutch cyclist Mathieu van der Poel, one of the title favourites for the men’s World Championship road race, was arrested and charged with assaulting two teenagers in Sydney after an incident at the team’s hotel on the eve of the race. According to reports, Van der Poel became annoyed after the teenagers knocked on his hotel room door several times late on Saturday evening before he eventually confronted them.

thetimes.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Van der Poel charged with assault of two teenagers on eve of World Championship road race