Esther Han

Esther Han

Esther Han is the consumer affairs reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald

Shackleton crossing hit by wild weather

Esther Han Six men set out to cross the mountainous South Georgia Island near Antarctica at 9am Friday morning, hoping to reach the other side within 24 hours.

Eight killed worldwide

Egyptian protesters tear down the US flag at the US embassy in Cairo on September 11, 2012 during a demonstration against a film deemed offensive to Islam. Thousands of angry Egyptian demonstrators protested against the film made by an Israeli-American who describes Islam as a

Esther Han ANTI-AMERICAN violence has swept across the Arab world, triggered by a US film portraying the prophet Muhammad as a womaniser and a paedophile.

I'll have a POTUS with that: how Madalyn's pic with Obama went viral

Obama and Starkey.

Esther Han With US President Barack Obama's left arm over her shoulders, and a camera pointed their way, Madalyn Starkey had seconds to figure out how she wanted the moment captured.

Leap too far as dad aborts toddler skydiving plan


Esther Han Two-year-old Elijah was about to plunge from a plane at 2500 metres strapped to his father in a tandem skydive in New Zealand this week.