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Convicted paedophiles in Australia will lose their travel rights

Justice Minister Michael Keenan said the new laws were "the strongest crackdown on child-sex tourism ever". The new law would make it a criminal offence for convicted sex offenders to leave Australia without permission from a "competent authority".

Xiaomi Mi 6 variant 'Jason' spotted on GFXBench with Snapdragon 660 SoC

But, on Sunday, Xiaomi Mi 6C was spotted on GFXBench, wherein the listing reveals a lot of about the Xiaomi Mi 6C in terms of specifications. As of now, there is no word on when Xiaomi Mi 6c will break covers, but many believe Xiaomi will not rush for early launch of the aforementioned device, as it might affect the marquee Mi 6 series phone's sale and probably wait for a couple of months if not more.

Snapdeal raises over Rs 113 cr from NVP, founders

The shares were allotted on March 10, 2017, it added. The funding round may give additional runway for the e-commerce firm for sustenance, even as it is in talks with its larger rival Flipkart for a merger . At the other corner are Nexus, Kalaari Capital, and Bahl and Bansal, all of whom were initially opposed to Snapdeal sale to Flipkart. "How they are planning to shape up the merger with the Flipkart is now uncertain", he said.

Intel plans to integrate Thunderbolt into future CPUs

Thunderbolt 3 is Intel's proprietary interface protocol that supports USB, Thunderbolt, DisplayPort, PCI Express and even power delivery - all through one tiny port. This means that third parties and other companies will be free to include Thunderbolt 3 support in their devices at no added cost, which could spur adoption significantly.

Petra Kvitova vs. Bethanie Mattek-Sands 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

I'm happy with the game, of course, but it wasn't really about the game today'. Petra Kvitova won her opening match of the French Open on Sunday in her first match since suffering a knife attack from a home invader less than six months ago.

NASA spacecraft spots Earth-sized cyclones on Jupiter

NASA's Juno spacecraft is orbiting the Jupiter planet on a polar orbit track. As well, current measurements indicate that Jupiter's magnetic field is much stronger than expected. "If anybody is going to get to the bottom of what is going on below those mammoth swirling crimson cloud tops, it's Juno and her cloud-piercing science instruments".

With GSLV Mk III, India to begin manned space missions?

With this, ISRO will enter into a bold new world by pushing its way to make its mark in the multi-billion dollar space rocket launch market. The Indian Space Research Organisation will be launching GSLV Mk III with the LVM 3, a heavy launch capability launcher, on June 5.

Manchester Arena attack: United Kingdom reduces terror threat level from 'critical' to 'severe'

Before kickoff, Prince William laid a wreath in memory of the victims alongside Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham. Armed police were on the streets outside London's Wembley Stadium, and security guards conducted extra bag checks, as 90,000 fans arrived for the FA Cup soccer final between Chelsea and Arsenal, one of the biggest sporting events of the year.

Coroner: Killer Brady's ashes mustn't be scattered on moor

The brutality of the crimes - which in several cases included sexual assault - and the role of a woman in luring innocent young children to their deaths, make it one of Britain's most notorious cases. Brady the devil's disciple is DEAD! However, according to the lawyer of the Bennet family, the police is trying to search for the murderer's documents so they can find any information on the site where the body is located.

NASA's Juno probe unveils Earth-sized cyclones on Jupiter

In the first report, by Scott Bolton and his colleagues from the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas, examines information Juno gathered from just above Jupiter's cloud tops. As Juno gets closer to Jupiter's cloud layer, the field variance goes up-NASA describes it as "lumpy". The $1.1bn spacecraft spotted the chaotic weather at the top and bottom of Jupiter once it began skimming the cloud tops past year, surprising researchers who assumed the giant gas planet would be ...

LG V30 Image render Leaks reveals the silde-out Secondary Display

This year too, LG is all set to introduce these innovations. We witnessed its introduction with the V series smartphones, with LG opting a top bar display above the primary display for both V10 and V20. Before this leak the only things we knew about the LG V30 was that it is supposed to support the Google Daydream VR, and that it would come with an OLED display.

Asus's Blue Cave Router will stare deeply into your soul

There are no ugly antennas here, with the Asus Blue Cave aiming to be pleasing to the eyes. The new Asus router also claims to support more devices simultaneously than most routers, without listing a number. However, it's not just for style, but the hole directs the signal. With internal antennas, the motherboard is sat on the bottom, with the hole providing some useful distance between the two.

John Mara: Giants owner: Fans angry if we sign Kaep

Mara said the Giants never discussed signing Kaepernick, 29, because they were more focused on finding a potential long-term successor to Eli Manning. But the letters Mara received offer a league-wide glimpse into some of the unusual circumstances surrounding Kaepernick's job search. Smith was largely commenting on the juxtaposition between those two stances.

Champions Trophy: Rain mars Australia-Pakistan warm-up

Left-arm quick Starc has been sidelined since March after fracturing his foot in the second Test against India but said the time off has allowed him time to mentally refresh. Australia open their campaign against New Zealand in a Group A encounter in Birmingham on Friday. Starc will lead a young but formidable pace battery including Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and James Pattinson.

Samsung releases SoundAssistant app for improved audio experience on Galaxy phones

Samsung's SoundAssistant app is even capable of altering hardware keys so users can control the media volume instead of the ringtone when they press volume keys. Samsung looks more committed than ever to providing the best possible audio experience with today and tomorrow's high-end Galaxy phones , spending a whopping $8 billion on Harman International Industries primarily to bake the American company's premium sound technology in the chaebol's next-gen flagships.

Kushner Lying Low After Russia-Related Reports, Source Says

The Senate intelligence committee, which is investigating Russia's meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, has requested information and documents from Trump's campaign dating back to July 2015, the AP and other news outlets confirmed.

Massive Blue Whale, Killed By Boat Strike, Washes Up In Bolinas

According to the Huffington Post , the female whale was found ashore on Friday at Agate Beach , located about 13 miles north of San Francisco in Bolinas, California. "The opportunity to perform a necropsy on a carcass in this good of condition will help contribute to our baseline data on the species", she said. By comparing its tail with actual photographs provided by the Cascadia Research Collective , they determined that it was a blue whale.

Apple Posts Three New 'Switch to iPhone' Ads

CEO Tim Cook and other execs have made a point of noting a record number of switchers during several recent earnings calls with investors, hinting that stealing users from Android is one area the company expects more iPhone growth. With iOS 11 set to arrive for the vast majority of iDevice owners this year, Android Nougat is only running on around 7% of Android devices, despite its release last autumn.

Coal India March-quarter profit falls 38 percent, misses estimates

Revenue during the year reamined static at Rs 83,808 crore, while expenses rose 10 per cent to Rs 74,890 crore. Coal production and despatch during the quarter was at 176.37 million tonne and 151.54 million tonne. Net sales (including excise duty) for 2016-17 was flat at ₹81,054.1 crore, versus ₹81,071.7 crore. The company had posted a profit of 4,398.35 crore for the corresponding quarter previous year.

NASA's new Jupiter photos are some of the most stunning ever

We've seen photos of the stunning storms on Jupiter before, but now we know a bit more about them. There is so much going on here that we didn't expect that we have had to take a step back and begin to rethink of this as a whole new Jupiter.

Manchester attacks: MI5 probes bomber 'warnings'

Fourteen people are now in custody in relation to the attack, including a 23-year-old man arrested early Monday in the southern coastal town of Shoreham-by-Sea on suspicion of terrorism offenses. "We will be thinking about all the people who died and were injured", she said. Another brother and Abedi's father have been detained in Libya. There were prayers for the victims at church services across Manchester on Sunday.

Google Lens Unveiled At Google IO

Further, Google has replaced the Android Device Manager with a new app called " Find My Device ". Stay tuned to GizBot for more updates! Many of Google's products are vying against similar offerings from Apple, Amazon and Microsoft .

Children learn to make Zongzi in preparation for Dragon Boat Festival

You are at the waterfront. In a bid to distract the fish from eating Qu's body, admiring villagers rowed out in dragon boats and dropped sticky rice into the water. More than three hundred participants made up 17 teams to participate in the race. Set against the city's iconic skyline, the 2017 Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival will be held from 2 to 4 June at Central Harbourfront.

#ManchesterBlast - Five more men, one woman arrested

Another brother, 23-year-old Ismail, was arrested soon after the attack and is among the eight men now in custody in Manchester. The Times published eight exclusive leaked pictures, which were unsourced but appeared to be police photographs taken at the Manchester Arena , where 22 people were killed while emerging from an Ariana Grande concert.

Alaska volcano erupts again; aviation alert raised to red

After the eruption, the Aviation Color Code was raised to red, the highest level. "The combination of lightning and seismic data allowed us to go to red within about half an hour of the start of the eruption". Ash from volcanoes can harm and even completely halt jet engines when it rises above 20,000ft. In 2010, the eruption of Iceland's Eyjafjallajökull Volcano led to the cancellation of tens of thousands of flights in Europe.

Son abandons 'Pakeezah' actress Geeta Kapoor in hospital

Despite his disappearance, doctors at the SRV hospital continued with Geeta's treatment because of her critical condition. Speaking to a daily, Geeta Kapoor said, "He used to beat me up as I did not approve of his philandering ways". Another doctor said, " Raja got her to us, lying about him being an army officer and she needing urgent treatment". This clearly hints that the son has been planning to abandon his mother for quite some time.

Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner should have security clearance reviewed

Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said on ABC's "This Week" that Kushner should appear before the panel and that his security clearance needs to be reviewed. The Reuters news agency reported separately that Kushner had three previously undisclosed contacts with Kislyak during and after the election. The Trump family has learned a lot in the first five months of this relatively young presidency.

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) Press Renders Leaked

The specifications have appeared on China's social network Weibo and give us a fair idea of what to expect from this phone. Samsung Electronics will begin selling its Galaxy S8 smartphone in Japan next month, in a bid to win back market share lost to Apple following the recall of the fire-prone Samsung Galaxy Note 7 , Yonhap News Agency reported Sunday.

Official says British police will stop sharing info with U.S. after leaks

Army bomb disposal units, together with Manchester police, attended a suspicious item in the city's Hulmes area on Thursday but Hopkins said the alert was not necessarily related to the ongoing investigation into Monday's bombing. "It became a big source of anger for the youngsters in the Libyan community". The suspect in the deadly Manchester concert bombing was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in ...

Xiaomi Mi 6C with Snapdragon 660 SoC spotted online

Xiaomi is among the biggest names in the world of smartphone technology. The device is powered by Snapdragon 660 which is a 2.2GHz octa core chipset couple with Adreno 512 GPU. It supports nearly all types of connectivity options such as NFC, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Compass and NFC, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, Compass sensors. We should see the Xiaomi Mi 6c priced a bit lower than the Xiaomi Mi 6.

Severe flooding in Sri Lanka: published horrific pictures

Government spokesman Rajitha Senaratne said relief operations had intensified following a break in the monsoon rain, with medical teams reinforcing hospitals in affected districts. The death toll as result of the adverse weather that battered the country has risen to 119.The Disaster Management Centre says that 100 more people are reported missing and more than 100,000 have been affected.

South Korea military: North Korea fires unidentified projectile

As no official comment or evidence of the strength claimed is available, what remains mostly with the global community are speculations that North Korea still lacks the expertise to develop nuclear-heads to target the U.S. "I don't think North Korea has put a missile into the disputed area before, so I doubt this is a coincidence". North Korea has repeatedly launched missiles in recent months despite worldwide criticism.

Dramatic images show Earth-sized cyclones on solar system's largest planet — JUPITER

In a single photo that combined JunoCam's photos of Jupiter, we can see just how magnificent and unpredictable Jupiter can be. The cyclones were discovered as the Juno spacecraft made the first of at least 12 planned close encounters with Jupiter, which scientists believe set the stage for the development of Earth and other planets in the solar system.

U.S. launches NAFTA renegotiation countdown

Renegotiating NAFTA , which was enacted in 1994 to create a free-trade zone between the U.S., Mexico and Canada, was a central tenant of Trump's campaign. "W$3 hile our economy and businesses have changed considerably over that period, NAFTA has not", Lighthizer wrote. Trump agreed not to pull out of NAFTA last month after phone calls with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto.

Ariana Grande releases new statement and announces benefit concert to honour victims

Grande also mentioned that her "fellow musicians" had been in touch with her to offer their own services for the benefit concert. United Kingdom authorities have arrested another suspect in the "fast moving investigation" into the terrorist attack on the Manchester Arena, bringing the total number of arrests to ten - with eight men still in custody.