By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. When it comes to dumping waste, it may come as a surprise to learn that in New South Wales, under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997, you are only allowed to unload that waste at a place that can lawfully accept it. Indeed, if you transport
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. According to Transport for NSW, each year on average, nine bicycle riders are killed and more than 1900 end up seriously injured across NSW. Of the total road deaths in the state, cyclists represent approximately 2.5 percent and about 16 percent of serious injuries. For this reason, the
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. It was a lucky escape for a NSW police officer who managed to get away with only a minor injury to her arm after a large rock was thrown down at her police vehicle as she drove in the north west of Boggabilla in the early hours of
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. Most people have a morning routine. Whether it’s sipping on a hot cup of coffee or listening to talkback radio on the traffic-filled drive to work, we all have our rituals to get the day started. For smokers, kicking off the morning generally begins with a cigarette, and
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. An 11-week-old Rottweiler puppy named “Buddy” has been reunited with his owners after he was stolen from his home in Ipswich, Queensland, thanks to the help of a tip-off from a member of the public and some teamwork from Springfield police. The Brisbane Times reports that on 3
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. The frightful case of the murder of pregnant teenager, Tiffany Taylor, was heard in the Supreme Court recently after orders from the court for the man accused of killing her to stand trial. Rodney Williams was sentenced to life in jail after being found guilty of murdering the
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. It was far from a convivial day for a carnival worker who, for some out-of-this-world reason, allegedly decided he would go on a vegetable rampage at the very carnival he worked at, smashing all of the pumpkins he could find and smearing vegetables everywhere. The incident at hand
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. The case of a former Sydney Uber driver who was charged with raping a teenager in Bondi as she dozed off in the back of his car after she had been drinking with friends in August 2018 has finally closed, with the offender being jailed for eight-and-a-half years.
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. Australians spend a considerable amount of time and money landscaping their gardens and adding a touch of green to their homes. Not only do plants look pleasing, they can also improve air quality and have positive impacts for people’s mental health. It’s a trend too that’s seen widespread
By Sahar Adatia and Jimmy Singh. A Sydney man who served a 12-year jail sentence for terrorism offences now finds himself on charges of filming up the skirts of two women in Kmart stores. It is reported that in January 2020, Mazen Touma allegedly committed the offences, some two months are completing his parole.