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As Muslims celebrate the end of Ramadan , let us all use this time to reflect on the benefits of Australia's rich diversity and know that Australia's multiculturalism is something that we should all be proud of. The Ministry has posted lists of hundreds of mosques and prayer-grounds on its Twitter account that were prepared to hold Eid Al Fitr prayers across the country.
  • Newly-discovered extremely hot planet may have comet-like tail

    Newly-discovered extremely hot planet may have comet-like tail

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    It's the first time astronomers have detected a planet near a star this hot, and it's different from anything they've seen before. In this week's issue of the journal Nature and at a presentation at the American Astronomical Society spring meeting , an global research team led by astronomers at The Ohio State University and Vanderbilt University describes a planet with some very unusual features.
  • Philippines President Says China Threatened War Over Territory Dispute

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    Lin added that the issue should be dealt with through multilateral discussions, based on the principles of shelving differences and seeking joint development of resources. Beijing claims nearly all of the South China Sea including a cluster of islands, reefs and atolls further south called the Spratlys. File Photo of Yongxing Island, home to the government of Sansha, China's southernmost city.
  • Apple, Qualcomm spat intensifies, manufacturers drawn in

    Apple, Qualcomm spat intensifies, manufacturers drawn in

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    Qualcomm supplies the LTE modem in Apple's smartphone, stated the report. The chipmaker blamed Apple for dragging its contract manufacturers into the dispute, saying the decision not to give them money for royalties had stopped them from paying Qualcomm , according to the complaint.
  • Google Unveils New Standalone Virtual Reality Headsets At I/O 2017

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    HTC has had a massive week with the launch of their new U11 flagship phone, but they're not stopping there. As with headsets such as the HTC Vive, being tethered to a desktop computer is inconvenient, but the dedicated hardware of a full-size computer makes higher-end gaming possible in VR.
  • Teens Risk Lives By Climbing Golden Gate Bridge Without Safety Gear

    Teens Risk Lives By Climbing Golden Gate Bridge Without Safety Gear

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    More than a month after the death-defying stunt was performed, Golden Gate officials say they have launched an investigation and are planning to beef up security on the bridge. Teatime has expressed a will to cooperate with the authorities to let them know how he and his friend got to the top of the bridge without being spotted by its security devices to improve its protection.
  • Sunny skies, hot temperatures expected through the midweek

    Sunny skies, hot temperatures expected through the midweek

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    Wednesday , that 20 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms remains after noon, with highs expected to reach near 65. Low around 68. There is a 30 percent chance of precipitation. Mostly cloudy with a low around 52. Partly sunny, with a high near 74 degrees. Wednesday is set to be very rainy in central, southern and eastern England and parts of Scotland, with temperatures cooling back down to the mid to low teens.
  • Windows 10 update aims to help identify best photos, videos

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    Called the Fluent Design System this element it's created to "fosters harmony across devices and platforms" claims Microsoft . Microsoft has uploaded an intriguing video of this sleek new style, and it looks to be a huge departure from its current Metro UI aesthetic.
  • WWDC 2017: Release of iOS 11 Rumors Around September

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    The tech company also rolled out updates for other gadgets, which include tvOS 10.2.1, macOS 10.12.5 and watchOS 3.2.2. After giving it a thought, we have come up with three realistic and achievable features that can greatly improve the iOS experience.
  • Netflix Blocks Rooted Android Devices

    Netflix Blocks Rooted Android Devices

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    Since quite a few devices these days come with an unlocked bootloader from the factory - to give users greater control over their phones - this move by Netflix won't be appreciated by users affected due to bootloader issues. A lot of people do it to gain access to more settings than the average users. Grabbing apps like this outside of the Play Store isn't very tricky from sites like APKMirror .
  • Shots fired! Instagram launches new face filters to rival Snapchat

    Shots fired! Instagram launches new face filters to rival Snapchat

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    Promo images released today show people larking about with various filters including flower crowns and bunny ears. With face filters though, the app now offers everything that its biggest competitor does. The eraser brush , meanwhile, comes in handy for quickly adjusting photos and videos when experimenting with drawing tools. "You can erase other things you've drawn and play around with removing color", Instagram said.
  • McKayla Maroney Says Ass Video Wasn't Hacked, Enjoy It

    McKayla Maroney Says Ass Video Wasn't Hacked, Enjoy It

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    It viewed almost 800,000 times. The 21-year-old took it to her Instagram to share a fantastic video with her 1.2 million followers. She then added , "Not everyone's gona like u, but if u stay true to yourself they might just respect you".