Archive for August 7th, 2017

Young fan left in tears after meeting his NRL hero

Young fan left in tears after meeting his NRL hero

ASHTON Azzopardi woke up Monday morning still clutching the pair of pink football boots. The 10-year-old Wests Tigers fan was so starstruck by his Sunday afternoon at the football that he didn’t know if it was all a dream. But his emotional reaction after meeting his hero, Tigers fullback James Tedesco, gave Ashton an experience […]

Sydney’s tent city to be cleared

Sydney’s tent city to be cleared

SYDNEY’S homeless tent city is set to be swept away, possibly as early as Tuesday morning, after the city’s Lord Mayor Clover Moore brokered a deal with its residents through the so-called “Mayor of Martin Place” Lanz Priestly. But there’s a high price to pay with council and the State Government sent to stump up […]

Five people died in house fire due to burglar bars

Five people died in house fire due to burglar bars

The five people who died in the tragic house fire in Lautoka late last night were trapped inside the house due to the burglar bars. The National Fire Authority says the bodies of three children and two adults were located near the main door which was inaccessible because of the fire and they were trapped […]

Rebels confirm transfer of Super Rugby licence

Rebels confirm transfer of Super Rugby licence

The Melbourne Rebels have confirmed the transfer of their Super Rugby licence from the club’s private owners into the hands of the Victorian Rugby Union, ensuring their future in the competition. The Rebels and Western Force have been on the Australian Rugby Union’s chopping block after a SANZAAR agreement in April to cut an Australian […]