Entries by Rachel Junge

WATCH: Paris football fans sing anthem as residents open homes for safety

AN EMOTIONAL video has emerged of football fans showing solidarity and patriotism amid the terror attacks in France. While being evacuated from the Stade de France in Paris, they began singing the national anthem. Many would not have known what would greet them as they stepped out into the night. An explosion at a nearby bar […]

Thousands of homes without power

ALMOST 2000 properties are without power in Southport and Labrador. Energex has confirmed, power lines have come down on Marine Parade in Southport. Crews are investigating the best way to repair the fault. People are urged to stay away from the power lines and if they see any other fallen lines to contact the Energex […]

DEVELOPING NEWS: Reports 100 hostages killed in Paris theatre

UPDATE: POLICE have stormed a Paris theatre where 100 people were being held hostage. There are reports all those inside the Bataclan concert hall have been killed. A number of explosions had been heard inside the music hall, which was hosting a concert by US rock band Eagles Of Death Metal. French President Francois Hollande […]

State of emergency declared in France amid attacks in Paris

A STATE of emergency has been declared in France, after simultaneous attacks in Paris. The confirmed death toll remains at 35, after a shooting at a restaurant along with as many as seven explosions across the capital. While 100 patrons have been taken hostage in Bataclan concert hall in eastern Paris. There are reports from those inside that […]

WATCH: Chaotic scenes as Paris hit by multiple attacks

EXPLOSIONS have rocked Paris while a gunman has shot dead more than a dozen people outside a restaurant. Thousands of sports fans flocked to the pitch during a football match between France and Germany after hearing a bomb explode at a nearby bar. It’s believed three people were killed in that attack. While around 100 […]