Riots in Spain over new government mandate

Spain’s new conservative government approved sweeping Labour market reforms as part of a drive to revive a sick economy and solve Europe’s worst unemployment nightmare…a jobless rate of nearly 23 per cent. The plan is to encourage companies to hire more people by cutting government mandated severence packages and offering tax breaks for taking on … [Read the full story]

The Terminator and Rambo in hospital together

Life is tough if you are an ageing action star. A fact proved by veteran actors Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone as they were pictured after ‘coincidentally’ being treated in hospital for stunt-related injuries. Former Governor of California Schwarzenegger posted the picture on his Whosay account page just hours after it was announced the pair … [Read the full story]

Avril Lavigne’s ‘face is fucked’ after pub brawl

Avril Lavigne has claimed her “face is fucked” after she was reportedly attacked by five people in a hotel bar last week. The Canadian singer has revealed she was the victim of an unprovoked attack from five people after becoming involved in an argument with a woman at the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood. Lavigne, who … [Read the full story]

Champion speed eater retires after accident

Peter Dowdeswell has broken more than 350 records for speed eating and drinking – but in the end, he was undone by a single beer. The world-beater has been forced to retire after suffering back and shoulder injuries as he tried to sink a pint while being held upside down. The 71-year-old, who once downed … [Read the full story]

Great Sportswomen – Martina Hingis

Martina Hingis was born September 30, 1980 and was a professional tennis player from Switzerland. Born in Kosice, Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia), Hingis lived for a time in Florida but has now returned to Switzerland. She was named after Martina Navratilova, another tennis player of Czechoslovakian origin. At one time ranked #1 in the world for … [Read the full story]

Hopoate arrested for ABH

Former rugby league player John Hopoate has been charged with assaulting a Kings Cross nightclub patron whilst working as a bouncer last week. The 36-year-old was working as a bouncer at the Trademark Hotel on Bayswater Rd club when a fight broke out. Three men were refused entry by security and police said one allegedly … [Read the full story]

Man mutilated and tortured by drug Barons

A man that’s been mutilated is under police guard after being tortured by alleged drug Barons in Portugal. James Ross, 26, an ex-con, suffered horrific injuries in a 13 day kidnap ordeal which was not too dis-similar to the infamous ‘ear cutting’ scene in Reservoir Dogs. Ross had a bit more done to him. He … [Read the full story]

Big-hearted Kiwis win Four Nations final over Kangaroos

The Kiwis grabbed a last minute try in an amazing game which sealed the win for New Zealand over fierce rivals Australia in the Four Nations final in Brisbane. Despite the Kiwis trailing for much of the game they were never out of it, and were 12-6 behind with 10 minutes to go before tries … [Read the full story]

More death’s on Victoria’s roads

Four people have died on Victoria’s roads in a horror beginning to the unofficial Melbourne Cup weekend. Two motorcyclists were killed in separate collisions in Victoria’s south-west. A 54 year old motorcyclists was killed after a collision with a car in Walsh Road, Warrnambool, just after 9:00pm on Friday, police said. A 20 year old … [Read the full story]