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Melbourne is now a free wi-fi city

MELBOURNE has stepped up its game in the city wars, today becoming the first Australian capital to offer free Wi-Fi across the CBD. From today, Melburnians and visitors will be able to access the “world class free Wi-Fi Network” the state government just dropped. One can use free wireless connectivity at Melbourne CBD train stations, the Bourke St Mall, Queen Victoria Market, and South Wharf Promenade at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. More access points are due to be switched on over the coming months as the $11 million gift from the state’s Labor government is rolled out....

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Melbourne to India : Singapore stopover

What you should know while planning a short Singapore trip A small but a booming city state, Singapore is listed as the odd one out in the Southeast Asia. It won’t take you much time to experience the beauty of this country which is just spotlessly clean, immensely developed and surprisingly very calm. Singapore is a great tourist spot with a lot of international flight connections. In case you have a 24 hour break between flight and you don’t want to spend the day chilling and eating gin at the airport; it is most welcome to visit the place...

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Top ten things to do when you arrive as immigrant in Australia

While many of you may still think that the hardest part of moving to Australia is arranging travel and visa and settling there, there is still more work to be done before you land. Let me help you here with a list of common / important things to do before you immigrate to Australia. This is to give you a quick idea about what things need to be done to get you going smoothly. 1. Organise a place to live First things first, check into your accommodation. It is important to book for a place before you start your...

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Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Ingredients – cooked quinoa (3 cups) 1 green chile corn kernels (1 cup) canned black beans, drained and rinsed (1/2 cup ) diced tomatoes (1/2 cup ) shredded pepper jack cheese (1/2 cup) crumbled feta cheese (1/4 cup) chopped cilantro leaves (3 tablespoons) 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon onion powder 1/2 teaspoon chili powder, or more to taste 6 bell peppers, tops cut, stemmed and seeded Method – Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F. Line a 9×13 baking dish with parchment paper. Take a large bowl. Mix green chiles, corn, beans, tomatoes, cheeses, cilantro, cumin, garlic, onion and chili powder, salt and pepper. Spoon the filling into each bell pepper cavity. Place on prepared baking dish, cavity side up, and bake until the peppers are tender and the filling is heated through, about 25-30 minutes. This should be served immediately. INGREDIENTS cooked quinoa (3 cups) 1 green chile corn kernels (1 cup) canned black beans, drained and rinsed (1/2 cup ) diced tomatoes (1/2 cup ) shredded pepper jack cheese (1/2 cup) crumbled feta cheese (1/4 cup) chopped cilantro leaves (3 tablespoons) 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/2 teaspoon onion powder 1/2 teaspoon chili powder, or more to taste 6 bell peppers, tops cut, stemmed and seeded Method Preheat your oven to 350 degrees F. Line a 9×13 baking dish with parchment...

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