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# sydney - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Australian teenager sues media over photograph of his mullet haircut

The New South Wales District Court judge in the case has dismissed all of the actions taken by Ali Mosslmani bar one.

# sydney - Friday 16 September, 2016

These cheering fans queued for days to get their hands on the new iPhone 7 Apple Worship This post contains videos

These cheering fans queued for days to get their hands on the new iPhone 7

Sales have been better than expected.

# sydney - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Australian prime minister links 'IS-inspired' stabbing to 9/11 anniversary

A 22-year-old man has been arrested.

# sydney - Saturday 3 September, 2016

How would a Dublin drug injecting room operate? We spoke to the boss of the Sydney centre

Sydney doctor Marianne Jauncey was taken aback by the level of open injecting in Dublin this week.

# sydney - Monday 29 August, 2016

Man allegedly put acid in Sydney gay nightclub lubricant

New South Wales police confirmed a man was arrested and charged.

# sydney - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Petition set up to 'formally compliment' Sydney Rose for abortion comments

It’s in response to RTÉ receiving a number of complaints about Brianna Parkins’ remarks.

# sydney - Monday 15 August, 2016

Two Irish men charged in Australia after major drugs seizure

The Dublin men have been named as Harry McNab and Darren O’Brien.

# sydney - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Sydney park destroyed as thousands of Pokémon Go players descend

The park was removed from the game after local residents complained.

# sydney - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Baby dies after laughing gas mix-up at Australian hospital

Another baby is fighting for her life after being wrongly administered the incorrect gas.

# sydney - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Police seek motivation after man drives burning car into police station in Sydney

New South Wales Police are not treating the incident at Merrylands in western Sydney as a terrorist attack.

# sydney - Thursday 14 July, 2016

Amateur surgeon admits cutting off man's testicle in Australian hotel room

The patient posted an ad looking for someone to perform the unsanctioned surgery as he couldn’t afford a procedure.

# sydney - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Australia is putting traffic lights on the ground for pedestrians glued to their phones

The initiative is to be trialled in an attempt to drive down the road death toll.

# sydney - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This place down under makes cheeseburger croissants and they look unreal Pastry Day

# sydney - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Irishman convicted of violent attack wanted after going on the run in Australia

David Mulligan, a 33-year-old personal trainer, was captured on CCTV attacking Karl Nissen in a Sydney suburb.

# sydney - Sunday 3 April, 2016

From The42 Laois man Zach Tuohy becomes fifth GAA recruit to play 100 Australian Football League games Century Man

Laois man Zach Tuohy becomes fifth GAA recruit to play 100 Australian Football League games

Tuohy achieved the feat in Melbourne this morning.

# sydney - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Strict lockout laws mean no late-night pints and kebabs for us Irish in Sydney

If you think Australia is as laid back as the tourism ads, think again, writes Barry Dunning from Sydney.

# sydney - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Irishman stabbed to death while having dinner in Sydney restaurant

A man has been charged with his murder.

Surfer has part of his thigh bitten off in shark attack

His screams alerted fellow surfers and bystanders to what was happening.

# sydney - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

British woman stabbed while fighting off sex attacker flatmate

The 23-year-old backpacker allegedly managed to escape from her attacker and stab him.

# sydney - Monday 7 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Hostages released unharmed after being taken during shooting in Sydney

Police have surrounded the site of the factory in the south-west of the city.

# sydney - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Australian 'teen wife' charged with terrorism offences

Last month her husband faced a Sydney court on three counts of collecting documents likely to facilitate terrorist acts.

"I thought I was going to die" - Irish man beaten up twice in one night 'for being gay'

22-year-old Wicklow native Dylan Souster was attacked twice, the second time by a man who helped him to his feet before realising that Dylan was gay.

# sydney - Monday 15 February, 2016

Young girl dies after snake bite in Australia

The child was bitten by a brown snake in New South Wales.

# sydney - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Sydney's St Patrick's Day parade has been cancelled

Funding and street closures mean the event is off this year.

# sydney - Friday 8 January, 2016

Australian man in five year battle to use penis doodle as his signature

Jared Hyams said it all started as a joke but when he received such opposition from government agencies he wanted to know why.

# sydney - Monday 30 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge A young Taylor Swift fan got to hear her idol sing just before she lost her hearing Wildest Dreams

# sydney - Friday 6 November, 2015

Watch: Ominous shelf cloud rolls in over Sydney beach What The Fliuich This post contains videos

Watch: Ominous shelf cloud rolls in over Sydney beach

It is both beautiful and terrifying, all at the same time.

# sydney - Sunday 1 November, 2015

# sydney - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

Window cleaners survive terrifying 12-storey fall from Sydney building

The two men fell onto the awning of the building they were working on. Both have been taken to hospital.

# sydney - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Four people arrested after police employee is shot dead by teenage boy

Authorities are treating the murder as an act of terrorism.

# sydney - Friday 18 September, 2015

This is how long you have to work to buy a Big Mac in Dublin

Financial firm UBS have released a list of the world’s most expensive cities to live in.

# sydney - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Cork man put in coma by one-punch Sydney attack leaves intensive care

Jason Cierans will need surgery, but is awake and responsive.

# sydney - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

"We were actually jumping for joy" - Cork man injured in one-punch attack wakes from coma

Jason Cierans suffered head injuries in the attack on 22 August.

# sydney - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Contoversy in Australia over new film about kids with gay parents

“During school hours we expect them to be doing maths and English and curriculum matters.”

# sydney - Monday 24 August, 2015

Family of Cork man injured in one-punch attack travelling to Sydney

The 29 year old remains in hospital in an induced coma.

Australia closes beaches as bodyboarder fights for his life after shark attack

Beaches remained closed yesterday after the attack which came just weeks after two others were mauled at a nearby region.

# sydney - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

A plane crash in England, a shooting in Athy and an assault on an Irishman in Sydney had people talking today.

Cork man in induced coma after being assaulted in Sydney

Two men have been charged in connection with the assault.