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Durban eyes Olympic prize after hosting 2022 Commonwealth Games

<b>Durban is all set to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games after being confirmed as the only bidder.</b><p>The games have never been hosted on African soil even though the majority of Commonwealth members are African.<p>And that's not all.<p>South Africa is using the Commonwealth Games as a dry run for a bid to host …

South Africa

Photos of the abandoned Olympic Village built for the 1936 games in Nazi Germany will give you chills

The International Olympic Committee granted the German capital the right to host in 1931, just as Adolf Hitler was rising to power.<p>By the time the games rolled around, the oppressive Nuremberg laws were in effect, and the Olympic flag hung alongside banners bearing the swastika.<p>Today, the 1936 …

Germany

6 Ways a TV Binge Affects Your Body

When a major show releases an entire season at once—we’re looking at you, <i>House of Cards</i>—it’s hard to resist devouring it all over a single weekend. …

Sony app leaks Xperia Z4 Tablet ahead of MWC

The unannounced tablet made a quick cameo in the official Xperia Lounge app before being quickly pulled.<p>Sony may introduce an Xperia Z4 Tablet at Mobile World Congress next week.<p>The unannounced tablet was spotted in Sony's Xperia Lounge app before quickly disappearing. Fortunately, the sharp-eyed …

Mobile Technology

50 years later, Austrians finally learn to love “The Sound of Music”

Ever since the film of The Sound of Music was released 50 years ago, fans from around the world have flocked to Salzburg. The palace Schloss Leopoldskron is inundated with musical fans. Though the real von Trapp family never resided there, a gazebo on the grounds was indeed used as a filming …

European Travel

Road to beauty

The best of video, which brings to life the happiest moments of this incredible adventure<p>From the Rio beaches to the heart of the Amazon rainforest, …

Amazon Rainforest

Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: police make 3 new arrests

South Yorkshire Police have made three arrests in connection with high-profile sex abuse rings operating in Rotherham, as well as similar cases in …

Sociology