Thanks to the collaborative efforts of the US National Institute of Health and Sanofi, a pharmaceutical company, scientists have created a super-powered antibody that can eradicate 99 percent of HIV strains.
US President Donald Trump tried to come off as the cool dad for his "Rocket Man" reference at the UN General Assembly Tuesday, but Kim Jong-un's use of "dotard" took the war of words to a whole new level, and the internet is there for it.
Everyone knows that men and women think differently. But scientists have come to an unexpected conclusion that the sex mechanisms controlled by female and male brains work in totally unique manners.
Instagram's technical problems have become subject to vivid discussions on social media, after the social network shared a rape and death threat from a person's account as an advertisement.
The winner of Miss Turkey 2017 was de-crowned on Friday. Itir Esen, 18, was stripped of her title just hours after winning the beauty pageant for her Twitter post about last year’s coup attempt.
Working in the gaming industry sounds like fun. To add a cherry on the cake, US game developer Blizzard Entertainment allows its employees to bring their pets to their workplace – how great is that?!
Suzy Cortes, whose seductive curves are driving men crazy all around the world, reveals to Sputnik what she thinks about her private life, Messi and his wife, as well as her attitude toward Vladimir Putin.
Beware, the apocalypse is near! “Realize this, extremely violent times will come,” a man’s blood-chilling voice warned viewers in a sudden alert, which popped up on local TV in California’s Orange County on Thursday.
Known for its preoccupation with foreign submarines, Sweden is bracing itself for yet another intruder from the deep. Incidentally, the feared interloper is Russian.
London authorities have refused to extend Uber's license on Friday, which means that the taxi app will stop working in the UK capital from late September, affecting tens of thousands of drivers in the financial hub.
A scandal that flared up in Lebanon after a university teacher reportedly had a go at one his female students for wearing a scarf has led to severe protests in the country's capital.
The Danish modeling agency Unique Models has created a stir by debuting a hijab-clad model. While this decision was hailed as striking a blow for the Nordic country's multiculturalism, it was also described as "quite exceptional."
While most are spending their Thursday planning for the weekend, Piers Morgan has instead opted to troll the internet with his latest column on the usage of the term n***as.
The ancient method of catching birds using special glue is simple, efficient and cheap, a local resident said in an exclusive interview with Sputnik, telling about how the war has forced ordinary Syrians to find unusual ways to survive.
To deliver her speech about the dangers of cyberbullying, Melania Trump took the podium at the UN General Assembly wearing a strikingly pink garment. Ironically, the First Lady of the United States has become an object of cyberbullying due to her peculiar outfit.
In October 2013, a distillery in Kentucky reported the theft of some of the world's most sought-after bourbon, Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve. Sputnik investigates why a black market has sprung up and why it was the subject of a popular podcast.
Meet the newborn social media star, Bethany Anya, who found herself in the spotlight for her nearly identical appearance to American actress Megan Fox.
China raised the maximum speed of its popular Beijing-Shanghai bullet trains up to 350 kph Tuesday, following years of restrictions amid safety concerns.
Many people's dream of becoming a YouTube star with thousands of followers may now come true, as Kalix Folk High School in northern Sweden has launched a course on "YouTubing."
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