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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Sydney

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Sydney siege: Terror alert not raised, flights operating as normal
Sydney airport said there are no delays on flights in and out, though some are taking a different route over the city.
Uber offers free trips after it increased prices during Sydney siege
The company’s surge pricing model increases rates in the city by up to four times their usual cost.
Police urge mother of dead baby on beach to come forward
The gruesome discovery was made by two boys aged six and seven.
Tesco, the IRA, and Carrauntoohil: The week in numbers
Plus: What percentage of deaths in Ireland are caused by cancer?
Celebrate Sonia O'Sullivan's birthday with a trip down memory lane
One of Ireland’s greatest ever athletes provided us with a litany of standout moments.
Mother charged with attempted murder after baby found alive in drain
The baby, who is believed to have been in the drain for five days, is in a stable condition.
Ireland... Home of potatoes, and not much else --- says Australian newspaper
The Irish ambassador to Australia says the remark was “deeply offensive”.
Runner dies after Sydney's City2Surf fun run
The man, from the Sydney suburb of Coogee, has not been named.
Cheika guides Waratahs to first Super Rugby title in thrilling final
The ‘Tahs and the Crusaders played out a memorable clash in Sydney.
Airline forced to apologise after 'warning passengers to flush their drugs'
The flight was carrying people home from a music festival.
6 surprising places that are colder than Ireland today
HEATWAVE! This is my island in the sun!
100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash
They were on their way to a global conference in Australia.
Anger over Australian campervan firm's 'little slut' slogan
The company has said it doesn’t try to be controversial and pokes fun at everything.
Woman electrocuted by faulty USB charger on her laptop
The 28-year-old woman was found wearing headphones and with her computer in her lap.
Irish man drowns in Sydney
The man was at a festival when he entered the water.
Irish man missing for four days in Australia found alive
Donal O’Sullivan was found in the stairwell of a Sydney shopping centre and is being treated in hospital for his injuries.
33-year-old Clare man missing in Sydney
Donal O’Sullivan has not been seen since Saturday morning.
Woman killed by shark during morning swim
Christine Armstrong (63) had been with a group but was attacked after she turned back.
Irish students with no money blagged their way to Sydney in 36 hours
That’s mad, Ted.
Father of 12-year-old accused of 'marrying her off' to 26-year-old man
The man’s arrest follows the detention last week of the ‘husband’ on 25 child sex offences.
Teenage girl gang-raped by six men in Sydney park
Police had to delay issuing an appeal to the public as the 14-year-old was too traumatised to speak to officers.
Irish man in Australia gets jail sentence for drunken attack on a bouncer
Nine news reports that Diarmaid Dooley will spend between 8 months to a year in jail.
Police await medical advice to speak to estranged husband of Comrie Cullen
Christopher Cullen is currently being treated for non-life-threatening injuries
Family devastated after Irish mother found dead in Sydney car park
The mother of three was found beside her car on Wednesday afternoon.
Passengers describe train derailment like ‘a monster coming up from the floor’
The train derailed in Sydney yesterday.
Irish mammy reacts to son's surprise arrival home from Australia
Arm yourself with tissues before watching.
Soaring temperatures and dry winds hamper Australia firefighting effort
The crisis is now entering its seventh day. 200 homes have been destroyed, and one life has been lost.
More than 200 homes destroyed as wildfires threaten Sydney outskirts
Officials fear increasing temperatures and strong winds expected tomorrow and on Wednesday could help spread the fires.
Bushfires cause death and devastation in New South Wales
The bushfires across Australia’s most populous state are among the worst in the past decade.
Irish woman treated for stab wounds in Sydney
She was injured in the Australian city in the early hours of this morning.
Australian PM Kevin Rudd concedes election to this man
The Conservative challenger Tony Abbott has ousted Labor prime minister Kevin Rudd as millions of Australians voted overnight.
Australian political hopeful stumped during disastrous interview
Jaymes Diaz of the Liberal Party did not have a good time on the first day of the campaign trail.
Sydney turning to ‘small bar’ movement
Beer barns might be popular haunts in Australia, but change in liquor laws encouraging more ‘intimate’ pubs.
Snapshot: Liam Miller faced his old club in Sydney today
The first match of the David Moyes era included six goals and a blast from the past.
David Moyes hoping for good news on Fabregas bid but Rooney not for sale
The Manchester United manager confirmed the club’s official bid for the former Arsenal midfielder.
Beatboxer blows the roof off Ted conference
Some beatboxers are good. This one is incredible.
Forget the Anglo Tapes, check out poor Warren Gatland's voicemail abuse*
*As imagined by some extremely chagrined Lions supporters.
David Wallace: Oz have edge but another burst of North magic could swing it
The former Ireland and Lions flanker questions many of Warren Gatland’s last-ditch squad selections ahead of today’s decider.