• CHINA BASKETBALL WORLD CUP
    Last update: 21:29 10.09.2019
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    Braless Fan at Basketball World Cup Ignites Twitter After Commentator’s ‘Freudian Slip’

    Ex-NBA star Andrew Gaze was seemingly left speechless for a moment after a cameraman at a basketball game between Brazil and the US switched to a blond-haired beauty rooting for the Latin American team in nothing but a small canary outfit.

  • DARPA is developing a tiny brain implant that could help memory function.
    Last update: 21:20 10.09.2019
    21:20 10.09.2019

    Orwellian Nightmare? New Brain Implants Could 'Leak' Our Thoughts to Governments, New Study Warns

    The application of neural interfaces for medical purposes is currently underway, sparking not only technical, but also ethical debates among the scientific community.

  • Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif.
    Last update: 20:13 10.09.2019
    20:13 10.09.2019

    Apple Announces Launch of Game Subscription Service 'Apple Arcade'

    Apple Inc. on Tuesday kicked off a presentation, as the tech giant is reaching a turning point where it focuses as much on services as it does on hardware and software.

  • A visitor attends the opening ceremony of the winners of the 5th Stenin Photo Contest, in Moscow, Russia
    Last update: 18:16 10.09.2019
    18:16 10.09.2019

    Photojournalist From Italy Wins 2019 Andrei Stenin Contest Grand Prix

    MOSCOW — The main intrigue of the Fifth Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest was revealed today at a gala ceremony at the State Historical Museum.

  • Raccoon
    Last update: 18:15 10.09.2019
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    It’s Frosh Week! Canadians Amused as 'Drunk' Raccoons Go Wild - Video

    Residents of a neighbourhood in Canada have noticed local animals behaving strangely in recent days, with racoons meandering around during the day and looking quite drunk.

  •  Artist's impression of asteroid hitting earth
    Last update: 18:00 10.09.2019
    18:00 10.09.2019

    Evidence of How 'Real Killer' Asteroid Wiped out 75% of Life on Earth Revealed

    Although scientists have long theorised that an asteroid struck Earth, leading to a climate shift and the dinosaurs being wiped out, rocks from the suspected crater from that planetary disaster have now confirmed this hypothesis. As a NASA-affiliated professor earlier stated, there is a 100 percent likelihood of an asteroid hitting Earth again.

  • Andrei Stenin International Photo Contest
    Last update: 17:31 10.09.2019
    17:31 10.09.2019

    Stenin Press Photo Contest’s Awards Ceremony in Moscow - Video

    The awards ceremony is being held at the State Historical Museum in Moscow, which will also host a display of photos taken by contestants from 11 to 29 September. After this, the photo exhibition will go on a global tour.

  • Female expression
    Last update: 17:29 10.09.2019
    17:29 10.09.2019

    Facebook May Now Know When Users Last Had Sex, Spawning Fresh Data Privacy Row

    Highly sensitive information has been found ending up in Facebook’s hands, as at least two smartphone applications have used Facebook analytics and app monetisation software to transmit information even before a data privacy agreement has had time to pop up on user displays.

  • US President Donald Trump
    Last update: 17:19 10.09.2019
    17:19 10.09.2019

    Trump Boasting His Hair is 'Real' and 'Better Than Most of My Friends' at Rally Splits Twitter

    Monday’s presidential campaign rally in North Carolina featured Donald Trump not only bitterly criticising his Democratic counterparts’ plans on healthcare and migration, but also complementing his signature hairstyle.

  • Candidatus Desulforudis audaxviator (purple bacteria straddling orange carbon spheres) from under Mponeng gold mine in South Africa
    Last update: 15:13 10.09.2019
    15:13 10.09.2019

    Scientists Look for Relatives of Alien-Like Rock-Eating Microbes Found in Study of Canadian Mine

    Earlier this year, a team of researchers reported that they had explored what is considered to be the oldest known water in a reservoir nearly 2,500 metres under the surface, in a mine located 550 kilometres northwest of Toronto. Their work builds on a report that suggests there could be an “underground Galapagos” deep inside the Earth.

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    Last update: 14:56 10.09.2019
    14:56 10.09.2019

    ‘Brother, Stand up!’ Netizens Cheer Trump Supporter for Wearing Giant MAGA Hat

    On Monday, Donald Trump held his 10th presidential campaign rally this year in the US state of North Carolina as part of his 2020 re-election bid, ahead of a special election in the 9th Congressional District slated for 10 September.

  • Telegram messenger logo on a tablet screen. (File)
    Last update: 14:46 10.09.2019
    14:46 10.09.2019

    Cybersecurity Researcher Receives Reward From Telegram for Uncovering App Bug

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Dhiraj Mishra, an IT security researcher, has stated that he was awarded a financial bounty by the Telegram messaging service after he had uncovered a privacy bug which did not allow users to completely delete messages sent to recipients, even though it was that particular feature that has gained the messaging app its current popularity.

  • Goods in the Army of Russia store in Moscow
    Last update: 14:23 10.09.2019
    14:23 10.09.2019

    Latvian Security Service Looking Into Riga Retail Store Selling Clothes With Putin’s Image

    The Latvian domestic security service has weighed in on a case involving a newly-opened retail store after an indignant user posted pictures featuring bilingual inscriptions on price tags, suggesting that the shop is being used to promote the Kremlin’s interests abroad.

  • A photo of the Google logo at their offices in Granary Sqaure, London, Thursday Nov. 1, 2018.
    Last update: 14:01 10.09.2019
    14:01 10.09.2019

    'Inappropriate, Offensive Content': Google Bans Brit Cafe Owner's Ad for Traditional Faggot Dish

    Google’s content policy states published content “cannot promote hatred or incited violence against individuals or groups based on ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity”.

  • Amazing! 30 Somersaults at a time! There is no dearth of talent in our country only the need a chance n blessing of people
    Last update: 13:46 10.09.2019
    13:46 10.09.2019

    Head Over Heels: Indian Teenager Leaves Netizens Amazed by Performing 30 Somersaults - Video

    New Delhi (Sputnik): A video of an Indian youngster performing dozens of somersaults in an open area has left many netizens amazed. Many of them feel he’s what it takes to represent the country as a professional gymnast.

  • Khabib Eagle Nurmagomedov
    Last update: 11:56 10.09.2019
    11:56 10.09.2019

    ‘It was a Great Hunt’: Khabib Takes to Instagram After Legendary Fight

    Russian mixed martial artist Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated American fighter Dustin Poirier on Saturday, 7 August, confirming his UFC lightweight title with the longest undefeated streak in the history of MMA.

  • NEW YORK, NEW YORK - AUGUST 29: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas attend the John Varvatos Villa One Tequila Launch Party at John Varvatos Bowery on August 29, 2019 in New York City
    Last update: 10:48 10.09.2019
    10:48 10.09.2019

    Priyanka Reveals Interesting Insights into her Wedding Planning, Credits Nick for 'Heavy Lifting'

    New Delhi (Sputnik): With the trailer to Priyanka Chopra's Bollywood comeback film "The Sky is Pink" set to come out on Tuesday, the Bollywood actress-turned-global icon walked down memory lane and revealed interesting insights into her wedding planning process during the shooting of the film.

  • Indian Bollywood actress and politician Hema Malini attends the Lux Golden Rose Awards ceremony in Mumbai on November 18, 2018
    Last update: 10:20 10.09.2019
    10:20 10.09.2019

    Bollywood Actress-Turned-Parliamentarian Gets Trolled for Sharing Fake Tweet on India’s Moon Mission

    New Delhi (Sputnik): Bollywood diva-turned-parliamentarian Hema Malini has been trolled by the Twitterati since she shared a fake update on India’s lunar probe Chandrayaan-2.

  • A man holds a Huawei Mate 20 X 5G smartphone at the International Consumer Electronics Expo in Beijing, China August 2, 2019
    Last update: 09:33 10.09.2019
    09:33 10.09.2019

    Huawei Not Ruling Out 5G Becoming Its Major Business in Europe Despite US Pressure

    BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - Huawei does not rule out that the 5G Internet network will become its major niche in the European market despite US sanctions pressure, Abraham Liu, the Chinese tech giant's chief representative to European institutions, said.

  • Using the Event Horizon Telescope, scientists obtained an image of the black hole at the center of galaxy M87, outlined by emission from hot gas swirling around it under the influence of strong gravity near its event horizon.
    Last update: 08:26 10.09.2019
    08:26 10.09.2019

    Real-Time Black Hole Movies May Hit Box Offices by 2020, Lead Researcher Reveals

    Although the world was just recently intrigued to see the first ever image of a black hole, which has incidentally earned the astronomers involved a hefty $3 million “Oscar of Science” prize, another no less visual breakthrough is apparently looming on the horizon.