Tagged: Sydney

Hunt for ex-Sydney man over child abuse 0

Hunt for ex-Sydney man over child abuse

A former resident of Australia accused of sexually abusing children in Sydney over a six-year period in the 1980s is being hunted by NSW and international police.

Push to up light rail hours as lockouts go 0

Push to up light rail hours as lockouts go

The operating hours of Sydney’s $2.9 billion light rail should be extended beyond 1am once the city’s lockout laws are scrapped to avoid a “powder keg” emerging when bars and clubs close, a union for health workers says.

Restore faith in politics: senior Labor MP 0

Restore faith in politics: senior Labor MP

Senior Labor figure Tanya Plibersek has demanded her party lead the way on stamping out political corruption and restoring faith in democracy.

Unions push ALP for insecure jobs pledge 0

Unions push ALP for insecure jobs pledge

Australian Council of Trade Unions secretary Sally McManus has urged Labor to promise to halve the number of Australians in insecure jobs.

Election genius backs Johnson, Trump wins 0

Election genius backs Johnson, Trump wins

A professor with one of the world’s most incredible track records of predicting election results believes Boris Johnson and Donald Trump are on course to win.

Labor puts jobs at heart of climate change 0

Labor puts jobs at heart of climate change

Labor’s environment spokeswoman Terri Butler has warned against equating coal mining jobs with renewable energy roles in the push for climate change reform.

Man nabbed at hotel over sex with girl, 14 0

Man nabbed at hotel over sex with girl, 14

A 22-year-old Victorian man has been nabbed by police at a Sydney hotel over allegations he was travelling to the city to engage in a sexual relationship with a young girl.

Sydney’s skyline set to soar above 300m 0

Sydney’s skyline set to soar above 300m

Sydney’s skyline is set to soar after the government gave its in-principle approval to a deal encouraging office buildings to be built higher than the 309-metre-tall Sydney Tower.