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Photoshop fail: what is going on with the Australian PM’s feet?

Photoshop fail: what is going on with the Australian PM’s feet?

The Australian prime minister has set Twitter abuzz after a user posted what appears to be a Photoshopped effort to replace Scott Morrison's shoes on his official website. "Message to my Department ...

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Google Assistant Now Lets You Check-In to Flights by Voice and More

Google Assistant Now Lets You Check-In to Flights by Voice and More

Each variant of the Google Home is appealing for different reasons. Google have had their Google Assistant interpreter on select products such as the Pixel Buds but in the next few weeks Interpret...

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Wife of Norwegian millionaire missing, ransom demanded, Europe News & Top Stories

Wife of Norwegian millionaire missing, ransom demanded, Europe News & Top Stories

Mrs Hagen is married to Tom Hagen , a businessman with an estimated fortune of 1.7bn Norwegian krone (€174m; £156m) made in the real estate and energy industries. Police have received no sign of life...

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Iran 'killed dissidents' on Dutch soil

Iran 'killed dissidents' on Dutch soil

On Tuesday, the E-U froze the assets of an Iranian intelligence unit. In a press release on Wednesday, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi called the EU's decision to blacklist the two Iranian...

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Pence says Trump’s wall claim was just his ‘impression’

Pence says Trump’s wall claim was just his ‘impression’

Barack Obama's office reiterated his opposition to the wall. Democrats in response accused Trump of appealing to "fear, not facts" and manufacturing a border crisis for political gain. She says: "...

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Daudzai Meets Pakistan Foreign Minister On Afghan Peace

Daudzai Meets Pakistan Foreign Minister On Afghan Peace

To this end, both sides agreed to regularly exchange high-level visits and recognised that the "brotherly feelings between the two people" owing to historical bonds must be harnessed to usher in a new...

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4 killed and more than 600 injured in South Africa train crash

4 killed and more than 600 injured in South Africa train crash

Metrorail spokesperson Lillian Mofokeng says the trains, which were travelling from Mabopane to the city centre, were on the same track when the accident happened. Details regarding what lead to the ...

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Here's how powerful your Irish passport is

Here's how powerful your Irish passport is

Nigeria ranked 91st, with its citizens able to visit 47 countries without a prior visa. The Republic remains second in the ranking, tied with South Korea. ranked third-equal with a score of 165. H...

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Acer Predator Triton gaming laptops are filled with new hardware

Acer Predator Triton gaming laptops are filled with new hardware

The rest of the specs remain the same as the Predator Nitron 900. The main highlight of the Predator Triton 900 is the convertible design with the wild looking CNC-machined Ezel Aero Hinge . Acer...

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Venezuela: Parliament intends to swear in President, Maduro

Venezuela: Parliament intends to swear in President, Maduro

To those who hope to break our will, make no mistake. A supreme court judge has fled Venezuela days before he was due to take part in the swearing-in of President Maduro for a second term of offic...

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Camera catches man licking doorbell

Camera catches man licking doorbell

Still, the incident baffled the Dungans' neighbours, Alfred Santos saying: " I thought I'd seen it all, but now, this takes the cake ". Homeowners Dave and Sylvia Dungan said they had instal...

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Trump campaign chief gave polling data to Russian

Trump campaign chief gave polling data to Russian

Manafort's attorneys redacted several key parts of the filing , but appear to have made an error by allowing the redacted portions to still be read online . While it is unknown if the 2016 polling d...

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Australia police examining suspicious packages at 10 consulates

Australia police examining suspicious packages at 10 consulates

It is not known which embassies in Canberra have been affected. The incidents come after Sydney's Argentinian consulate was partially evacuated on Monday after reports of a suspicious substance. A...

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Australia will consider asylum bid of Saudi woman who fled to Thailand

Australia will consider asylum bid of Saudi woman who fled to Thailand

Gen. Surachate Hakparn said in a statement that Al-Qunun's father and brother were due to arrive in Thailand today but that it was her right to decide whether to talk to them or not. In some cases,...

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Devil May Cry 5 Demo Pulled From Xbox One, But Will Return

Devil May Cry 5 Demo Pulled From Xbox One, But Will Return

Players who fail and succumb to the zombies will be able to try again, but only up to the 30-minute time limit. With all of the incredible teasers we've been getting for the intricate remake of Res...

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Overwatch: New Short Story Explores Soldier 76's LGBTQ Backstory

Overwatch: New Short Story Explores Soldier 76's LGBTQ Backstory

The reveal came in a new short story - one of several pieces of supporting Overwatch media, that have built out the game's expansive lore since its 2016 release. Instead, Jack is left to unconvinc...

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Russian lawyer who met Trump Jr charged in unrelated case

Russian lawyer who met Trump Jr charged in unrelated case

Prosecutors allege the company received and laundered millions of dollars of proceeds as part of a complex Russian tax refund scheme that defrauded Russian taxpayers out of more than $200 million. Ves...

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Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor ‘Completely Broken’ After Being Struck By Car

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor ‘Completely Broken’ After Being Struck By Car

She took to Instagram to narrate the incident with a photo of hers on a hospital bed. "Thrown into the air and landed, crushing the left side of my body", she wrote on Sunday. Surgeons amputated t...

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Top China Trade Official Makes Surprise Stop at U.S. Trade Meetings

Top China Trade Official Makes Surprise Stop at U.S. Trade Meetings

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said that the conduct of the USA ship had violated China's and worldwide law, and that China had sent military ships and aircraft to identify and warn off th...

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CES 2019: Audi Demos In-Car VR Experience With Marvel ‘Avengers’ Game

CES 2019: Audi Demos In-Car VR Experience With Marvel ‘Avengers’ Game

Once your VR glasses are on, the Audi e-tron crossover turns into a ship manned by the Guardians of the Galaxy. In the future, you'll be able to hop in the backseat of an Audi or other auto, put o...

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'Don't feed the fatberg': Huge mass blocks English sewer

'Don't feed the fatberg': Huge mass blocks English sewer

The firm's director of wastewater said he was thankful it was found "in good time with no risk to bathing waters". In 2017, a 250-metre-long fatberg was found in sewers beneath Whitechapel , east...

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Former Canadian PM Kim Campbell calls Donald Trump a 'motherf**ker'

Former Canadian PM Kim Campbell calls Donald Trump a 'motherf**ker'

After Tlaib, a Democrat from MI, swore in front of Congress last Thursday, a BuzzFeed reporter, who was touring the congresswoman's new office, noticed a "slight change" on the map hung on the wall....

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IBM launches world's first commercial quantum computer

IBM launches world's first commercial quantum computer

IBM investors from India earned over 800 patents - the second highest contributor to the company's global record of 9,100 patents in the USA in 2018 - with almost half in the fields of Artificial Int...

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Indian MPs pass contentious citizenship bill

Indian MPs pass contentious citizenship bill

The bill seeks to amend the Citizenship Act 1955 to grant Indian citizenship to people from minority communities - Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians - from Afghanistan, Banglade...

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Woman who got stuck in donation box behind Bloorcourt Village building dies

Woman who got stuck in donation box behind Bloorcourt Village building dies

The circumstances that led to her being inside the donation box are unknown at this time. Authorities cut open the metal box to get the woman out and paramedics administered CPR, but later pronounced ...

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Police get extra powers to control drones

Police get extra powers to control drones

The government is moving forward with plans to give police new powers to tackle drones misuse and abuse, with the publication of their response to the drones consultation today (7 January 2019). H...

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Israel to Demand $250b Compensation for Jews Forced Out of Arab Countries

Israel to Demand $250b Compensation for Jews Forced Out of Arab Countries

Overall, Israel plans to demand over $250 billion from Iraq, Morocco, Syria, Egypt, Yemen, Iran, Libya, and Tunisia. Israel hired an unidentified global accounting firm to estimate damages it should...

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Hackers leak personal data trove on Angela Merkel, top German politicians

Hackers leak personal data trove on Angela Merkel, top German politicians

Politicians from the far-left Linke party were among those affected , a spokesman told Reuters . The fact that AfD politicians were not targeted in the leaks will raise suspicions those resp...

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Ethereum Studio ConsenSys Teams Up With Chip Manufacturer AMD

Ethereum Studio ConsenSys Teams Up With Chip Manufacturer AMD

So the question now is, would the partnership of three big companies be enough to bring positive development to blockchain technologies? W3BCLOUD is a cloud computing architecture that will be suppo...

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In Afghanistan struck a gold mine: many dead

In Afghanistan struck a gold mine: many dead

The incident took place in the Kohistan district of Badakhshan province, Afghanistan this afternoon. A police spokesman for Badakhshan province, Sanaullah Rohani, earlier said the cause of the accid...

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