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Singapore Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton misses record as Sebastian Vettel grabs stunning pole

Mercedes endure all kinds of problems on Singapore track and Ferrari take advantage with Vettel's first pole since 2013<p>How the mighty have fallen, from one race to the next. Even if it might be temporary, Mercedes' struggles in qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix meant Sebastian Vettel’s …

Legendary Brazil fan passes away

The 60-year-old Selecao supporter, who attended 18 major tournaments around the world to watch his beloved side, has sadly lost his long battle with cancer<p>One of Brazil and football's most famous fans, Clovis Acosta Fernandes - also known as 'Gaucho da Copa' - has passed away at the age of 60.<p>The …

Qatar sets world record for most tunnel boring machines operating at once

Doha Metro Green Line<p>Doha now holds the Guinness World Record for operating the highest number of tunnel boring machines (TBMs) in a single city at …

Rare rhino calves caught on camera in Java

Three critically-endangered Javan rhinoceros calves have been caught on camera in an Indonesian national park.<p>Officials said the calves - two males and a female - were filmed in Ujung Kulon park on the island of Java, between the months of April and July.<p><i>Footage courtesy of Ujung Kulon park</i><p><i>Produced</i> …

Wildlife

Tiny Endangered Turtles Hatch at Tennessee Aquarium

In a sunny space directly under one of the Tennessee Aquarium’s tallest glass peaks, senior herpetologist Bill Hughes is caring for a special group …

Turtles

Shane Watson retires from Test cricket

Australia news<p>Shane Watson's endlessly enigmatic Test career for Australia is over. He had played 59 Tests beginning in 2005, scoring 3731 runs at …

Japanese-American WWII war hero Ben Kuroki dies

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — Ben Kuroki, who overcame the American military's discriminatory policies to become the only Japanese American to fly over …

U.S. Army

Manny Pacquiao Will Retire in 2016, Bob Arum Tells TMZ

Questions have swirled regarding the boxing future of Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao since his loss to Floyd "Money" Mayweather in May, but promoter Bob Arum shed some light on the situation Tuesday by suggesting that 2016 may be Pacquiao's swan song.<p>According to TMZ, the 83-year-old founder of Top Rank …

Miniature cricket stadium built in Phillip Hughes' memory

<b>A cricket fan has painstakingly hand-built a plastic miniature stadium in memory of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes.</b><p>Shaminder Singh bought parts from around the world, spending nearly £3,000 and seven months putting his creation together at his Coventry home.<p>"Money is not important to me, I just …

Kerala to name cricket stadium after Sachin Tendulkar

"We have not decided which one because we have the newly opened cricket stadium in Wayanad and we have other stadiums also that are fast nearing …

Has Stephen Hawking solved the mystery of black holes?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Black holes have a way of capturing our imagination. That's why when Stephen Hawking recently talked about them the media went wild.<p>But what was he really saying? Was it a breakthrough moment?<p>At the Hawking Radiation Conference organized by Laura Mersini-Houghton, a professor of physics at …

Universe

Chris Smalling joins Frank Lampard and Cristiano Ronaldo in setting world record

Manchester United defender enters Guinness Book of records for scoring the the most Premier League goals by a substitute after coming on in the first half<p>Jose Mourinho, Frank Lampard and Cristiano Ronaldo have been honoured in the Guinness World Records book - and so has Chris Smalling.<p>Manchester …

The 9 Most Talked-About Books of 2015 (So Far)

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>The 9 Most Talked-About Books of 2015 (So Far)<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

This camera makes it easy to shoot high quality 360-degree photos and video

Two years ago, Ricoh found a way to produce full, spherical photos and videos without needing a 16-camera array or a ball with a bunch of lenses on it. It was a small, Apple TV remote-sized camera called the Theta. The problem was the quality was awful. Too much had been sacrificed for the sake of …

Mobile Photography

WhatsApp Hits 900M Monthly Users, Edges Closer To An Actual Business Model

Happy Friday! Today is WhatsApp monthly active user number update time, folks. The Facebook-owned messaging service, which doesn’t yet have a business model, has now crossed 900 million MAUs, as CEO, co-founder and (now) Facebook board member Jan Koum revealed on Facebook. (Of course.)<p>The app …

Is this the bicycle of the future?

The Specialized FUCI combines the traditional bicycle with design features taken from cars and motorbikes to create a tantalising vision of what bike riding could soon entail<p>Since the invention of the chain driven 'safety bicycle' in the 1880s, the fundamental design of bikes hasn't changed very …

Japanese suggest new Tokyo Olympics logo as official emblem scrapped

<b>Since allegations of plagiarism have swirled around the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games logo, Japanese social media users have been posting their own creative designs.</b><p>On Tuesday, the logo was scrapped, and suggestions such as ninjas and paper cranes as well as the hashtag "#unofficialemblem" in Japanese …

Social Media

Britain's battleship of the future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Torpedoes that travel at almost 350 mph, an electromagnetic rail gun with the range of cruise missiles, a quad-copter that fires lasers, drones made on board and a holographic control room.<p>Those are just a few of the things that some of Britain's youngest and brightest scientists and …

Military

This router will be the last thing you see before the internet consumes you

The eight external dual-band antennas promise to deliver "ultra-wide area coverage" and are actually detachable — you know, in case you don't need to carpet the entire world in wireless signal. Asus says this menacing monstrosity is capable of up to 1Gbps connections over 2.4GHz and up to 2.167Gbps …

Qatar to finish work on first World Cup venue by 2016

<b>DOHA: Controversial football World Cup host Qatar will complete work on the first venue for tournament matches by 2016, six years before the event</b> …

South Africa becomes first African nation to host Commonwealth Games; Durban to host in 2022 | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

The South African city of Durban was selected as the host for the 2022 Commonwealth Games at the Federation's general assembly in New Zealand on …

Tamil Nadu and Bihar among Top 10 states/Union Territories safest for women in India

Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World including live news updates, current news headlines on politics, cricket, business, …

Ravichandran Ashwin presented with Arjuna Award | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was presented the Arjuna Award on Friday, which was conferred on him last year, by the Sports Minister …

Brown dwarf aurora found; could inform exoplanet searches

Scientists have detected a powerful glowing aurora in the atmosphere of a celestial body known as a brown dwarf, light-years away from our solar system.<p>The discovery suggests that when it comes to the behavior of their magnetic fields, brown dwarfs -- objects that are kind of neither here nor …

First Volkswagen models with CarPlay support to arrive at dealerships this week

After promising support for Apple's CarPlay infotainment system earlier this year, Volkswagen on Wednesday announced the first compatible 2016 model …

Google Translate App Can Instantly Translate Text In 27 Languages (Video)

Google has released a new version of its Google Translate app and the latest version of the app is now capable of automatically translating text in …

Nokia reveals Ozo, a futuristic new camera for filming virtual reality

For Hollywood types, Ozo has a number of selling points. It’s a camera that lets them make VR in real time, thanks to a pair of key features. The first is live monitoring: directors can view footage as it's being shot on a headset. The second is rapid playback. In the past, VR footage needed to be …

Hunt for a public toilet leads to app, low-down on all

The locator will track down and display a list of nearest public toilets, and allow for user rating on hygiene, infrastructure and safety.<p>Written by …

Gujarat becomes first Indian state to make voting compulsory in local body polls

<b>Ahmedabad:</b> Gujarat government issued a notification in Ahmedabad on making voting compulsory for people of the state during elections to local self …