Archive for June 10th, 2017

Sydney rugby player dies during match

Sydney rugby player dies during match

A RUGBY player has died as a result of an injury during a game today. The 25-year-old Warringah Rats player was competing in a fifth grade match against Gordon at Pittwater Rugby Park when police and paramedics were called about 1.45pm. Spectators witnessed the player clutch his chest after a regulation collision, moments before he […]

Possible flash flooding in parts of NSW and Queensland

Possible flash flooding in parts of NSW and Queensland

THE weather bureau has issued a severe weather warning for parts of Australia, which means your long weekend could get seriously soggy. NEW South Wales and south east Queensland are set for a soaking this weekend as the stubborn Tasman low that’s led to some of the heaviest rainfall for months refuses to budge. People […]

NFL star’s amazing $1200 Uber ride

NFL star’s amazing $1200 Uber ride

WHEN an Uber driver unknowingly picked up this NFL star, a trip he thought was just across town ended up being 858km. AN UBER driver in America recently accepted a ride to take a passenger from the Chicago airport to local restaurant Buffalo Wild Wings Grill. Only he had misunderstood the request, with the passenger […]

Over $175M in film productions in Fiji

Over $175M in film productions in Fiji

The first half of this year has seen over $175 million worth of film productions in Fiji which is a 29.6% increase from last year’s total production value. This was highlighted by Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Faiyaz Koya while officiating the 2017 Film Fiji Stakeholders Seminar at Momi Bay this morning. A total […]

Chiefs produce magnificent effort to beat Hurricanes

Chiefs produce magnificent effort to beat Hurricanes

The Hurricanes got the fine night they were hoping for, but couldn’t make it count at Wellington’s Westpac Stadium. Instead, it was the brave and clinical Chiefs who prevailed 17-14 in a genuine Super Rugby cliffhanger. Too often matches fall way short of the hype. But this contest – between second and third in the […]