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How to watch the 2024 World Snooker Championship online for free

You might not know many snooker fans, but they are definitely out there. And they are a passionate bunch. If you are one of these devoted fans, you’re probably excited about the upcoming World Snooker Championship. How could you not be? If you are interested in watching the 2024 World Snooker Championship for free from anywhere in the world, we have all the information you…

‘Bluey’ special episode ‘The Sign’ had a ton of Easter eggs for fans

Bluey aired its longest episode ever on the weekend, the beloved Australian cartoon delivering 28-minutes full of Easter eggs and emotions. Released globally on Disney+, special episode “The Sign” features Bluey grappling with the upcoming sale of her home, a change she vehemently opposes. Amidst this, her family is also preparing to host a backyard wedding between her Uncle Rad (voiced by Patrick Brammall) and…

All eyes on Johnson foreign aid decision amid Israel attack, Greene ouster threat

All eyes are on Speaker Mike Johnson (R-La.) this week as he is expected to put foreign aid legislation on the floor — a move that is taking on increased importance after Iran’s attack on Israel over the weekend, and one that still comes with a number of political pitfalls as Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) threatens to force a vote on ousting the Speaker. Johnson…

Davido reveals only American artist he can ‘disturb’ himself to collaborate with

Nigerian singer David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has said aside from Chris Brown, he won’t “disturb” himself for any other American collaboration. He said he is expecting a collaboration with Rihanna after she declared his song ‘Unavailable’ her favourite song. Davido featured in a recent podcast interview with Sway’s Universe. “Aside Chris Brown, I’m not going to disturb myself for any other American collaboration….

UN Secretary-General, Guterres condemns Iran’s attack on Israel

The United Nations, UN, Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has condemned Iran’s attack on Israel. In a statement, Guterres urged maximum restraint by all parties, warning that neither the region nor the world could afford another war. DAILY POST recalls that Iran launched hundreds of drones and missiles from its territory toward Israel, with most intercepted on Saturday. Several missiles struck within Israeli territory, one of which…

Sydney knifeman Joel Cauchi was ‘obviously’ targetting women as parents say he was ‘angry he couldn’t get girlfriend’

SYDNEY mall attacker Joel Cauchi had an “obvious” goal of targetting women in his deadly knife rampage, according to police. The killer’s dad has spoken out after his son murdered five women and one man at the weekend, saying Cauchi “wanted a girlfriend”. 9 News The Sydney mall knifeman murdered five women and one man in a violent rampage on Saturday[/caption] Facebook Dawn Singleton, who…

Brit tourist, 35, found dead inside Algarve holiday apartment and pal missing

A BRITISH tourist has been found dead in an Algarve holiday apartment as his pal has mysteriously gone missing. The 35-year-old man was found alone inside the room by cops despite staying with a friend on the holiday. Getty A Brit has died in Portugal as his friend has also gone missing[/caption] The Brit was found in the town of Albufeira, Portugal – a popular…

Beware: leaving a big city could be really bad for your career

Marco Bottigelli/Getty, Yevgen Romanenko/Getty, Maskot/Getty, Tyler Le/BI Ever since hordes of Americans began fleeing big coastal cities during the pandemic, I’ve been wondering when — or if — they’d return. Sure, things are less expensive in the places they moved to, and the quality of life is often higher. But more and more, urban refugees have been pining for the things they left behind, from…

AI startups were red hot in 2023. Check out 37 pitch decks used by founders to land funds from some...

ElevenLabs uses AI to create realistic voiceovers. It was among an array of AI startups to land VC funding this year. ElevenLabs AI startups raised $60 billion last year and investors have continued to pile in on the tech in 2023. The frenzy around AI comes after the launch of OpenAI’s ChatGPT chatbot. Below are 37 pitch decks used by startups deploying AI in everything…

New York police officer, sheriff’s deputy killed in shooting; suspect also dead

A police officer and a sheriff’s deputy in New York were shot and killed Sunday evening in the town of Salina, according to officials. Onondaga County Sheriff Tobias Shelley identified the two as a deputy at his department and a Syracuse police officer, according to WSYR-TV. Their names have not been released. The suspect was also killed in the incident, the outlet said. OWNER OF…

The first Apple-approved emulator for the iPhone has arrived… and been pulled

A screenshot from iGBA. | Screenshot: Wes Davis / The Verge I played Game Boy Advance games on my iPhone this weekend thanks to a new emulator called iGBA, which appears to be the first Game Boy Advance emulator on the App Store since Apple started allowing emulators worldwide. The only trouble is, it doesn’t look like iGBA is developer Mattia La Spina’s own work….

Will Smith Joins J. Balvin at Coachella for ‘Men in Black’ Performance

Will Smith made a surprise appearance onstage with J Balvin on Sunday night, dressed in his full “Men in Black” suit and sunglasses and performing the title track of the 1997 film. The appearance was brief but memorable, capping a UFO-themed set and concluding with Balvin being dragged off by black-suit-clad dancers as Smith pulled […] Go to Source

‘The Goldfinger’ Snags Six Prizes at Hong Kong Film Awards

Crime drama “The Goldfinger” was the numerical winner at the Hong Kong Film Awards, where it won six prizes on Sunday. But it missed out on the best film prize, which went to box office record breaker “A Guilty Conscience.” “The Goldfinger,” a retro financial thriller starring Tony Leung Chiu-wai and Andy Lau Tak-wah, earned […] Go to Source

ShareChat’s valuation drops below $2 billion in new funding

Social media startup ShareChat’s valuation has cratered below $2 billion from nearly $5 billion in a new funding round, a source familiar with the situation told TechCrunch, marking a steep decline for the nine-year-old Indian startup that boasts over 400 million users in the South Asian market. The Bengaluru-based startup, which operates a popular social […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use…

Pula raises $20M Series B to provide agricultural insurance to farmers in Africa, Asia and LatAm

Pula, an insurtech based in Kenya, has since 2015 been keen on enhancing the access to agricultural insurance by small-holder farmers across emerging markets, shielding them against losses from pests, diseases and/or extreme weather events like floods and droughts. So far, the insurtech has supported 15.4 million farmers in Africa, Asia and Latin America to […] © 2024 TechCrunch. All rights reserved. For personal use…

Get MS Office Pro 2021 and Windows 11 Pro for under £50

TL;DR: The Microsoft Office Professional 2021 for Windows Lifetime License and Windows 11 Pro Bundle is on sale for £47.73, saving you 86% on list price. We are all looking for ways to streamline our lives. If you need to upgrade your computer, the Microsoft Office Pro 2021 lifetime license for Windows and Windows 11 Pro Bundle is on sale for £47.73, which is hundreds…

‘Loving a monster’: Bondi Junction attacker’s heartbroken parents speak

The heartbroken parents of Joel Cauchi, the 40-year-old who killed six and injured a dozen in a stabbing spree in eastern Sydney, have spoken about their son from their family home in Toowoomba. Cauchi, armed with a knife, was shot dead by a police officer after he carried out the mass attack at a Westfield shopping centre in Bondi Junction on Saturday afternoon. His parents…

Former Test cricketer charged with assault and stalking

Former Australian Test cricketer Michael Slater has been remanded in police custody after being charged with more than a dozen offences. Slater, 54, had his case mentioned in Maroochydore Magistrates Court on Monday. He was arrested on 19 charges relating to alleged offences perpetrated on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast on various dates between December 5, 2023, and April 12. TIMELINE: How the Bondi Junction Westfield stabbing…

War: Israel reveals level of damage done by Iran’s drone, missile attack

Israel has revealed the level of damage done on its territory by the drone and missile attack from the Islamic Republic of Iran. Israeli military spokesperson, Rear Adm Daniel Hagari confirmed on Sunday that there was a direct hit on the Nevatim airbase by ballistic missiles. However, he said the missile caused only “minor damage to infrastructure”, insisting that the base remains fully operational. According…

Benue APC crisis: No faction, Akume remains leader – NASS caucus

The All Progressives Congress, APC, National Assembly caucus in Benue State has debunked claims that there are two factions of the party in the state. DAILY POST reports that the state level of the ruling party has been in chaos following the face-off between the state Governor, Hyacinth Alia and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Senator George Akume. Alia and Akume, his…

Iran’s attack on Israel could be bad for Russia’s war in Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi hold a meeting in Tehran on July 19, 2022. Sergei Savostyanov/AFP/Getty Images Iran’s attack on Israel could impact Russia’s war in Ukraine. Iran is a key arms supplier and economic partner to Russia. A broader Middle East conflict could also boost China’s regional influence at Russia’s expense. Iran’s attack on Israel on Saturday is bad not…

Watch out Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sánchez — Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan are trying out mob chic, too

Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg attended the UFC 300 event on April 13, 2024. Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sánchez aren’t the only couple that’s stepping it up in the fashion arena. Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan were seen trying out the “mob chic” look at Saturday’s UFC event.  Zuckerberg rocked a fit straight out of Eminem’s rapper-swag playbook, while Chan…

Lufthansa, United modify schedules after Iran launches attack on Israel

Airlines flying to the Middle East are beginning to make changes to their schedules after Iran launched over 300 drones and missiles at Israel in a brutal assault. Reuters reported that German airline Lufthansa was suspending scheduled flights to Tel Aviv, Amman and Erbil until Tuesday. The company also announced it would be suspending flights to Beirut and Tehran until at least Thursday, due to…

Two bodies recovered in Texas County; OSBI yet to release IDs or cause of death

Two bodies have been recovered in rural Texas County in Oklahoma, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation announced on Sunday evening.  “Both individuals will be transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office to determine identification, as well as cause and manner of death. This is still an ongoing investigation,” OSBI said in a post on X.  This comes less than 24 hours after the OSBI said…

Texas doctor found guilty of poisoning patients by putting dangerous drugs in IV bags

A Texas doctor who was dubbed a “medical terrorist,” was found guilty of injecting heart-stopping poison into IVs at his former medical clinic in North Dallas. FOX 4 in Dallas reported that a 12-person jury found Dr. Raynaldo Ortiz guilty on all 10 counts after nearly seven hours of deliberation. When the verdict was read, Ortiz was reportedly wearing a mask and showed no emotion….

Kesha Changes ‘Tik Tok’ Lyrics to ‘F— P. Diddy’ During Surprise Appearance at Reneé Rapp’s Coachella 2024 Set

Kesha made quite a statement while performing as a surprise guest during Reneé Rapp’s afternoon Coachella set on Sunday (April 14). The singer, who emerged roughly halfway through Rapp’s performance, emerged to give a rendition of her 2010 smash “TikTok.” Only, she changed the opening lyrics to, “Wake up in the morning like fuck P. […] Go to Source

China Box Office: ‘The Boy and the Heron’ Reaches $93 Million After Second Weekend

Oscar-winning Japanese animated fantasy “The Boy and the Heron” held on to top spot at the mainland China box office to record a second weekend win. The film, which opened triumphantly on April 3, in time for a family-oriented long weekend, fell steeply in its second, non-holiday, frame. It earned $12.8 million (RMB90.6 million), according […] Go to Source

Salman Rushdie reflects on near-fatal stabbing two years later in new book ‘Knife’

Renowned author Salman Rushdie gave his first interview since his near-fatal 2022 stabbing on Sunday, reflecting on the death threats that have followed him for decades in a new book, “Knife.” Rushdie, who became a targeted man after Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa against him for his depiction of the prophet Muhammad in “The Satanic Verses” in 1989, recalled the evening in August 2022 when…