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Esther Han is the consumer affairs editor for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald. She was previously the food and wine news writer for Fairfax Media.
Esther Han A Botany Bay beach with a new car park, toilet facility and boat launch has been declared as Sydney's most polluted swimming spot for the fourth year running.
Esther Han Choice says it has debunked the NSW Taxi Council's claims that ride-sharing services places passengers at risk, declaring leading disrupter Uber as safe and reliable.
Esther Han, Consumer Affairs Editor A colder than usual winter has increased energy costs and billing disputes, with one-third of NSW families saying their latest bill was $110 more than usual.
Esther Han Kwang-il Park was interrogated, tortured and had his teeth knocked out by a guard to prevent him from biting off his tongue. He is in Sydney this week.
Esther Han Faulty processes at NSW Fair Trading caused delays, confusion and cases to fall between the cracks, internal audit finds.
Esther Han Samsung customers are prying open washing machines not subject to a national recall and discovering the controversial plastic bag and tape fix that is being applied to faulty units.
Esther Han Samsung has defended using plastic bags and tape to prevent its faulty washing machines from bursting into flames, despite growing reports of problems occurring even after repairs.
Esther Han Thousands of NSW families will become vulnerable to fires and electrocutions from early next year unless they rid their homes of recalled, faulty cabling, authorities warn.
Esther Han More than 20 cars broke down along the eastbound lanes of the M4 motorway on Thursday after being filled with contaminated fuel from a Caltex petrol station.
Esther Han A van carrying two young teenagers, including a wheelchair-bound girl, has crashed into a family home in Sydney's west.
Esther Han Southbound motorists entering the Sydney CBD are being warned of major delays, following a stalled truck in the harbour tunnel early Wednesday morning.
Esther Han Police are on the hunt for a group of thuggish men who instigated a brawl that plunged Lollipop's Playland & Cafe into chaos on the weekend.
Inga Ting, Esther Han Drug-related offences on NSW school grounds are at their highest in more than a decade, with an average of one incident a day in 2014.
Esther Han Students and backpackers are increasingly living in slum-like, illegal housing, which are often hotbeds of criminal activity, says the City of Sydney's new investigation squad.
Esther Han An accommodation black market in Sydney has become so dangerous for young tenants crammed into dirty, makeshift rooms that a crack investigation squad led by a former Scotland Yard detective is...
Esther Han Hailing from Cronulla, the Mason family loves the beach. But at present, all they can think about is the growing powder stash on top of the Snowy Mountains.
Esther Han A freshly fitted-out 24-hour gym sits on King Georges Road has long been ready to open. But a Hurstville councillor is being accused of standing in the way.
Esther Han A sprawling necropolis is among the most thriving and exciting habitats for native animals in the Parramatta River catchment area.
Esther Han A teacher from Sydney's south has been charged with multiple counts of sexual assault linked with acts against two female students.
Esther Han A teenage motorcyclist and a man in his 20s have died in separate crashes in Sydney's south-west on Friday night.