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Australia pulls back over Chinese ambassador’s ‘concerning’ language about Taiwan

In the wake of a shocking speech from the Chinese ambassador to Australia, in which Xiao Qian said China would stop at nothing to take back Taiwan, Dutton said the Chinese Communist party had been “very clear” about their intentions. Liberal leader and former defence minister Mr Dutton said that “nobody should be surprised” if […]

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Gaming

Activision Pulls Cute But Stolen Call Of Duty Skin, Apologizes For ‘Misstep’

Image: Sail Lin / Activision Call of Duty, the first-person shooter once based on historical events, is pulling a very ahistorical skin after a concept artist accused the game’s publisher of plagiarizing a design of theirs. Hilarious and cute, the new skin featured an anthropomorphized samoyed doggo, armed and ready to murder everyone. Named “Loyal […]

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Gaming

Call of Duty pulls dog-headed DLC skin after plagiarism accusation

Barking up the wrong tree Activision Blizzard has quietly pulled a new DLC skin from its billion-dollar shooters Call of Duty: Vanguard and Call of Duty: Warzone following accusations of plagiarism from an online artist. The “Loyal Samoyed” skin is a bizarre conception that features a realistically depicted head of a Samoyed breed canine plastered […]

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UK

Queen pulls out of traditional welcome to Balmoral ceremony

She was due to attend the ceremony tomorrow, but it has been cancelled to be hurriedly replaced with a “small, but private event”. It is understood that just days ago the Queen was intending to attend the traditional ceremony before altering her plans. It is the first time in decades, aside from the coronavirus pandemic, […]

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Canada

Unvaccinated Novak Djokovic pulls out of National Bank Open in Montreal | CBC Sports

Novak Djokovic withdrew from the upcoming hard-court tournament in Montreal on Thursday because he is not vaccinated against COVID-19 and is therefore not allowed to enter Canada. By the same reason, as things stand now, he also will not be able to compete in the U.S. Open later this month. Djokovic, a 35-year-old from Serbia, […]

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US

Swiping left: Tinder pulls back on Metaverse dating plans

Match Group, the parent company of popular dating app Tinder, says it is cutting funding for Web3-related research and development amid disappointing Q2 earnings and the departure of Tinder’scurrent CEO.  In a letter to shareholders on Aug. 2, Match Group CEO Bernard Kim revealed that it will be scaling back its Metaverse investments as well […]

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Celebrities

Princess Charlotte is just like brother Louis as she pulls funny faces during royal visit

Princess Charlotte was spotted on a rare outing with William and Kate as the trio attended day five of the Commonwealth Games at the Sandwell Aquatics Centre in Birmingham. Source link

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UK

Kate pulls back Princess Charlotte’s hair in touching moment on rare day out – PICTURES

The duo began their day at the Games by watching the swimming. At one moment, the Duchess could be seen pulling back Charlotte’s hair away from her face. Prince William was also present at the Sandwell Aquatics Centre. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were not joined by their other two children, Princes George and Louis. […]

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Gaming

Forza Horizon 5 Hot Wheels DLC pulls 1 million players in two weeks

Forza Horizon 5’s Hot Wheels expansion may raise an eyebrow, but the racing game‘s high-speed adventure in the sky has attracted one million players, making it one of the franchise’s most popular DLCs to date. Forza and Hot Wheels are a match made in heaven – literally, in the case of the new Forza Horizon […]

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Sports

Charles Leclerc pulls off brilliant move to pass George Russell for the lead

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Charles Leclerc pulls off an audacious move round the outside into Turn 1 to finally overtake George Russell and lead the Hungarian GP. Source link